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Run the HP Health Check utility to apply all the HP updates. You may want to wait until you receive the recovery discs before installing SP2. TIP: Be sure to Defrag you hard drive after installing any patch. To get around this, use Windows NT Explorer, and click on the + sign in the left panel next to the expanded files directory. http://webadapt.org/advice-offered/advice-offered-service-packs.php

The computer is now operating with the latest version of the Microsoft operating system. I believe I'm currently using Service Pack 1 (certainly not 2) and I have the boxed ZA Security Suite 2007 running. thanks February 23, 2011 DavidSK Have installed and had to use system restore twice, keeps saying Error C00009A and whole pc freezes. I'm not bloody uninstalling them again. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/advice-offered-help-with-service-packs.28379/

To me it seemed like the process had stopped. Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Windows Client   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย (ไทย)대한민국 (한국어)中华人民共和国 Use Windows Update to install Windows Vista Service Pack 2. Click on this file to start the SP update.

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? the reason i think is to fight the piracy and get the validation check installed as well … well nothing worth mentioning in sp February 23, 2011 KB Prez I laughed Andrea Borman. What a POS !!

In order to update some other software I use, I need to have Service Pack 2 installed. Installing SP2 will not fix existing operational problems and may cause additional problems. note: If the listing for SP2 is not listed, the Windows Update function may have determined that the computer has software that is currently not compatible with SP2, or you might Rebooting took a while to rebuild the desktop and was pleasantly surprised to see that all the generic icons that I had for a few programs actually changed to the true

You will have to repeat the process for upgrading to the different edition, and you will have to contact Microsoft to re-activate the license agreement. Normally, it should not crash your computer or make it unstable, as its purpose is the opposite - provide you with hundreds of bug and stability fixes. After reboot, the "Starting Windows" screen appeared and an hour later the "Starting Windows" screen was still there. Would the result be a cleaner install than all the individual upates?

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Cannot upgrade vista sp1 to sp2 by ks9799 / November 5, 2010 2:10 PM PDT In reply to: Thanks guys My os is https://books.google.com/books?id=quHKhp0x4RAC&pg=PA216&lpg=PA216&dq=%7BAdvice+Offered%7D+-+Help+with+Service+Packs&source=bl&ots=BUujiL9PlV&sig=bFp6CJX9AMYv64DNjEH5OAiGi4U&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiEzLmUj8zRAhUl1oMKHe36Bt February 27, 2011 Dr Sue Installed the Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 on 3 servers - no significant problems but s-l-o-w download. These computers can be updated to Windows Vista Service Pack 2. I had just finished the install!

My Netbook only came with windows 7 starter so I had to upgrade to Home Premium. http://webadapt.org/advice-offered/advice-offered-nn-and-ras.php Do you think I can safely install the SP using the files I extracted on my Win98 computer? They just wouldn't end. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center

February 23, 2011 JP Ref. Preparing for SharePoint Upgrades and Patches Part IV: Customizing the SharePoint Service 12. HP Customer Support Support Home Products Software and Drivers Forums Contact Support Search Select your Model Let HP find my products Identify now HP can identify most HP products and recommend his comment is here If none are listed then you must install Service Pack one to get SP2 to work.You can try the downloads at this link: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/935791#Method3It will provide the downloads for both Service

February 23, 2011 Evert install is a no-go: I keep getting ERROR_ACCESS_DENIED(0x80070005), even after removing my anti-virus software, and killing off anything else non-essential. Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30H5 hp-country-locator-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... Before joining Microsoft, Steve was also a Software Engineer and Technical Lead at Electronic Arts.

Downloaded SP 1 Update file to my PC and tried again.

February 26, 2011 Fred It borked my XP mode in Win7 Ultimate. Wait til you see the sentences “Service Pack Cleanup operation completed. Problem came after the installation and reboot. February 22, 2011 thenonhacker I just installed it. :) I want to test the HDMI improvement.

February 26, 2011 John Right, that's it, I am fed up trying to download the file from Windows Update when it just won't download at all. It’ll take a while to download, and once it finishes downloading, it’ll force you to reboot. What if Microsoft integrated DX 11 and some aero fetchers and tools in to XP would you have been so eager to upgrade??, by far XP is simpler to operate, yet weblink The files extracted in Win98 should be OK, but i would not trust them.

If you do want to download it directly, you can do so from the Microsoft Download site. What to do before installing SP2 For the best experience, HP recommends that you take the following actions BEFORE starting the installation of SP2. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. February 25, 2011 discouraged First Question: I have no internet connection to my win7 system.

What configurations with each thing would I need to make in order for smooth running (eg turn off the Windows firewall?) I have Windows XP Home. Okay, tried to restore to prior day and the restoration fails. Shaping Your User Readiness and Training 6. Going through the motions with Microsoft e-mail support.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you! The 4 32 bit machines installed, but with some quirkiness - two I rebooted after the noted "hanging" at 30 percent and they finished. Install SP1 using Windows Update. Test the computer to verify that the audio, graphics, CD/DVD drive, and accessories are operating properly.

It would better if it shows me what it is exactly doing instead of boring message. hoping it fails or goes through, doesn't really matter, I just want acces to my computer again without having to force quit the update ヽ(´o`; February 23, 2011 DavidB Tried to