Updating XP service pack 2 to service pack 3

Discussion in 'Windows XP / Older OS' started by ravez, Aug 31, 2011.

  1. ravez

    ravez MDL Novice

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    Question if i install windows xp sp3 by windows update on my sp2 the local disk C: will be formatted also local disk D:?
    Sorry im just a newb
     
  2. Deb_Rider

    Deb_Rider MDL Senior Member

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    Absolutely not.......
    no disk will be formatted....
    It will just update some system files, that's all.....:)
     
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  3. urie

    urie Moderator
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    No your disks will stay the way they are at the moment.
     
  4. stayboogy

    stayboogy MDL Addicted

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    why are you 3 years behind in updating in the first place?
     
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  5. stayboogy

    stayboogy MDL Addicted

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    hahahahaha
     
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  6. Deb_Rider

    Deb_Rider MDL Senior Member

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    :roflmao:

    If it's a matter to re-install he can just collect and install the sp3 os..why installing the old one and then update??????o_Oo_O:confused::confused:
     
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  7. ravez

    ravez MDL Novice

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    No I manually installed that Sp2 last month because i have the original CD of sp2 pro.....thats why im askin' if my hard drive will stay at moment