sp2 installproblem

  patso 18:34 28 Oct 2004

i have posted this fault about sp2 before but i have tried to install sp with no luck i have tried everything including a hotfix removal which i had installed on my pc.i have found these files after the install failure notice on my pc.xpsp2.exe.29831c52 pf in c/windows prefetch,xpsp2.exe.260dc86a.pf xpsp232kb windows nt command and xpsp2res in c:\63a2a3176e4606556dbb dl file.i still cannot install sp2 so what are these files and how do i install sp 2.does anyone know.i was also on to microsoft and awaiting their reply.

  jacquisue 18:37 28 Oct 2004

Hi Patso,
SP2 completely buggered my PC so I had to do a re-install, losing most of my stuff. It's happened to lots of my friends and all the help you'll get from them is 'Oh we know there're incompatibilities! I've refused to try to download it a 2nd time.

  patso 19:04 28 Oct 2004

Thanks very much for your reply. That sounds like good advice I willl stick with sp1 until microsoft get back to me.Thanks again jacqiuse.

  patso 21:26 29 Oct 2004

jc microsoft rang me and told me to try an install without my scanner and printer plugged in in safe mode which i did and still no luck.i give up.

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