Wanting to install SP2 on Tiny computer

  Emmodd 14:46 08 Jan 2006
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tried this initially when i first bought the computer and found that once installed the computer wouldn't reboot and wouldn't even go back to backed up version. In the end had to use the system restore disc which wiped everything off the computer. For security etc I now need to install SP2 and other updates but really don't want to lose everything again. I read about a problem with Tiny computers and SP2 but cannot find what i need to sort this out. Any other Tiny users out there who can help?

  Softstag 16:15 08 Jan 2006

I think you are using an Intel Prescott based system (P4 or Celeron D). If so then you need to install an update before installing SP2. Check this MS article, it gives the link to download the update.
click here

  dms05 16:24 08 Jan 2006

Terrific answer Softstag! Should solve Emmodd's problem.

  Softstag 16:25 08 Jan 2006

Common problem!

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