are XP updates saved?

  Babou 00:43 11 Jun 2003

I'm thinking about wiping my hard drive to clear up a lot of clutter (didn't do a clean install on upgrade, blah blah) but I'm wondering about all those WinXP automatic updates I've downloaded over the months -- not to mention the Norton Antivirus ones.

Are they saved anywhere on the hard drive? Or (sigh) do I have a massive download session ahead of me?

  User-312386 00:47 11 Jun 2003

go for the clean install in NTFS and then yes do all the updates again

  Babou 00:50 11 Jun 2003

boo hoo... maybe I'll just put up with hard drive squalor...

  User-312386 00:55 11 Jun 2003

if you did not do a clean install and just an upgrade then your system will be a lot slower

  Babou 01:03 11 Jun 2003

Even so, it's so much faster than Win98 was, and it doesn't crash all the time.

Thanks for your help ...

  User-312386 01:05 11 Jun 2003

Crash........whats that

XP should not crash

hasnt on my machine anyways

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