Extracting & installing service pack 2

  TheFugitive276 22:04 15 Aug 2004
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I have downloaded Windows XP Service Pack 2 to a folder on another disk. When I attempt to instal the files they extract to & remain immovable upon that other disk. How can I make them go to my 'C'?

  VoG II 22:15 15 Aug 2004

Where did you get this from and are you sure it is kosher? When I installed XP it was not in a zip file.

  TheFugitive276 22:21 15 Aug 2004

Many thanks 4 your quick response. It came from: click here

  pc moron 22:45 15 Aug 2004

Do you mean this click here

This is where I got it from and it isn't zipped- it's a self-extracting .exe file.

  pc moron 23:22 15 Aug 2004

Try copying the WindowsXP-KB835935-SP2-ENU.exe file to your desktop and install from there.

  TheFugitive276 17:20 16 Aug 2004

Much appreciated advice. Yes, I did obtain the Self-Extracting Cabinet file from click here.

I have tried copying this to my desktop but when I click it still extracts to my other disk. Incidentally, I have now reformatted my 'C' and when downloading SP1 via Windows Update the download goes to other disk also. Any further advice appreciated.

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