windows update

  spud 22:40 06 Jan 2004
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Hi All
Windows update used to run automatically when connected to the internet,however the last couple of months this seems to have stopped,iv'e looked in control panel/system/automatic update/and ticked the "download updates auto" box but still no joy.
After checking microsoft site and searching manually,it reports 1 critical update,17 xp updates,1 driver update,the critical update was xp service pack1(express)1.9 mb 8 mins download,after downloading this the installation was taking forever(340 minutes)so had to cancel.
Does anyone know where i can get this update on a cd? Thanks Phil
p.s. sorry for the long thread

  Bucket Head 23:27 06 Jan 2004

Cant help with specific problem but I have had no auto updates since mid November and cant install any recommended updates from the web site

  spud 23:36 06 Jan 2004

Thanks for the response bucket head,i was wondering if i really needed the update as pc seems fine.(touch wood)

  sam 10:49 07 Jan 2004

Hi spud
if you still want SP1 i have a copy on CD which
i will post to you let me know

  spud 23:03 07 Jan 2004

Thanks Sam that sounds great,how do i contact you is it through the envelope at the side of your name?

  sam 16:38 08 Jan 2004

send me your address to:
[email protected]
cheers

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