SP2 CD for XP

  Prewch 12:43 19 Jun 2006
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Is it still possible to get SP2 upgrade CDs for the original version of XP?

Ta for any suggestions

  mattyc_92 12:56 19 Jun 2006

Do you mean the "Windows XP Service Pack 2" installation disc?

If so, I don't think you can order the CD, but you should be able to download it still from Microsoft

  Strawballs 13:00 19 Jun 2006

click here SP2 download

  Strawballs 13:02 19 Jun 2006

Then once you have SP2 click here to slipstream your copy of XP with SP2 and burn it to a single disc

  spuds 13:08 19 Jun 2006

It's still available for download from the Microsoft site, but be warned its a very big download, starting from scratch. It maybe available on a cover disk still, failing that, perhaps someone on the forum may have a spare copy.I cannot find my SP2 at present, otherwise you would have been welcome to a copy.

  amonra 14:03 19 Jun 2006

I've still got my original SP2 CD from Bill Gates. If you mail me from the envelope I could do you a copy.

  powerless 14:06 19 Jun 2006

click here

Please allow approximately 4-6 weeks for shipping. ;-))

Quicker to download or have amonra send it to you.

  spuds 17:06 19 Jun 2006

Still cannot find my spare copy, but when I ordered it from Microsoft, it took a lot less than the quoted 4-6 weeks to arrive.

  Ray5776 20:03 19 Jun 2006

Why don`t you just download it? cant`t see the point in getting a disk and messing around slipstreaming.

  dogbreath1 22:14 19 Jun 2006

Ive just carried out a Repair Install of XP using a SP1 disc. There is a very good reason for slipstreaming....if you ever need to carry out a fresh or repair install, you will save yourself a whole heap of time.

  woodchip 22:18 19 Jun 2006

You cannot download if XP is Pirate.

Is that why you want a CD?

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