Updating windows xp service pack 1 to service pack 2
Odds are if you have an XP machine Service Pack 1 for Windows XP is already installed.
In computing, a service pack or SP or a feature pack (FP) comprises a collection of updates, fixes, or enhancements to a software program delivered in the form of a single installable package.
View full description Service Pack 1 for Windows XP (or Windows XP SP1 as its reputation has it) is an essential software upgrade for Windows XP.
Service packs are usually numbered, and thus shortly referred to as SP1, SP2, SP3 etc.
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You can download it from the Windows Update Catalog website (you can only access it in Internet Explorer, and need to install the Active X component for it). SP2 on the Windows Update Catalog: View Inline.aspx?
updateid=7477af62-8f9b-4f32-9daf-7ab452e52396I searched for "windows xp service pack 2". thanks, im trying to download it onto another computer then install it on the xp computer, i have installed a fresh version of XP on an older computer (lisenced/legal) but cant view many webpages in internet explorer i guess because its too old, i tried installing mozilla firefox from an exe file but it says it needs service pack 2 Edited by mikey11, - PM.
Its popularity stood the test of the introduction of Windows Vista in early 2007, as it was considered more user friendly and had a higher level of development compatibility than its successor.