Do I need SP1a

  swapper 08:32 18 Mar 2006
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If I reinstall WindowsXP HE, and I have Sp1a and SP2 disks, do I have to install SP1a at all?

tia

  €dstowe 08:35 18 Mar 2006

SP2 is inclusive of the earlier Service Pack.

It will soon tell you it it needs the earlier version, though.

  spuds 12:35 18 Mar 2006

And don't forget to check for new updates after installation.I have just re-installed SP2 as an upgrade from SP1, and found many updates were available to download.

  swapper 14:03 18 Mar 2006

Thank you both.

  swapper 21:51 19 Mar 2006

Thank you for your input - sorted.

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