Updating windows xp to sp2
If you choose in windows update the Custom option, then it´s possible to install "Optional software updates" and "Optional hardware updates" (this last option is only recommended for experts) , beyond "high-priority" updates.
Keep current effortlessly using Automatic Updates The most reliable way to get updates from Microsoft is to have the updates delivered automatically to your computer using Automatic Updates.
Tomorrow (Tuesday 13 July 2010) Microsoft will issue its last ever security patches for Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2).
When the download is completed, another message appears in the notification area so that you can review the updates that are scheduled for installation.
An icon appears in the notification area of your taskbar when the updates are being downloaded.
You can point to the icon to view the download status.
You must be logged on to Windows by using a computer administrator account to run Windows update.
Before start windows update is recomemded to close all aplications.
Glen has an issue reinstalling Windows XP on an old Gateway PC.