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My Xp home SP2 does not want to be upgraded to SP3

I am using an original XP home that came with my netbook. Last week, i was informed by windows updates that there is an update ready for my existing windows. I downloaded it and tried to install it. After several minutes the installation stopped due to missing file. please help.

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Hello,
If you wan the window's updates you should download the windows service pack 3 which contains all the updates since the version you are using.
You can use this link to download SP3
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=5B33B5A8-5E76-401F-BE08-1E1555D4F3D4&displaylang=en
Thanks,
Pat

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