Autopatcher Lives!

  brundle 12:08 01 Feb 2008
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It downloads the updates directly from MS rather than being a single huge file.

  Stuartli 12:14 01 Feb 2008

This will be welcomed by many people disappointed by Microsoft's intervention towards the end of last year. See:

click here

especially the Sad Day section.

  Stuartli 12:14 01 Feb 2008

I use to regularly recommend the use of AutoPatcher to those having to reinstall XP and SP2.

  sunny staines 12:46 01 Feb 2008

with sp3 beta available, is autopatcher not needed.

  Atasas 13:00 01 Feb 2008

Autopatcher is whole lot better that SP3 beta simply it contains better options and components for customising your system.
Hurray to Autopatches! very welcomed comeback!

  bluto1 22:18 01 Feb 2008

An excellent addition to bookmarks. Many Thanks.

  Stuartli 23:44 01 Feb 2008

<<it contains better options and components for customising your system.>>

Would you care to elaborate on that statement?

  brundle 23:52 01 Feb 2008

There's a choice of tweaks you can apply, add things to the context menu, disable animated search characters, disable XP Tour and Desktop Cleanup Wizard etc etc - handy if you always reconfigure things after installing XP. click here

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