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Septian cool,, thx a lot.. :) rohit problem display got enlarged and all settled in centre of dekstop. Deb 6 years ago # I was excited to find your suggested solution and the positive responses. Rarst 8 years ago # @Daniel You are welcome. :) Seems my recipe is about right enough to help without tons of additional stuff MS offers to try. I am big fan of figure it out method instead of classic nuke and reinstall Windows so took my time fixing it. have a peek at this web-site

Double-click on it and change its value to Checked as shown in following screenshot: I changed value to 'checked' or 'free' via regedit, reboot and always shows 'Microprocessor Free' .... Look out for the latest happenings in Desktop Management, follow our Tweets on Twitter. TROY MILLER great help... It might take some time to complete. 5. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/949388

Service Pack 3 Setup Cannot Update A Checked (debug) System

Specify the uninstall_kb925877.vbs as a pre-installation script. Catalog stuff sounded like a closest match to error. Thank you so much for taking the time to help others.

Miglen 6 years ago # worked like a charm! Worked like a magic.. Worked perfectly! Office Xp Service Pack 3 - Error 0x80096004 Windows 10 Get to know the latest updates and Best Practices in Desktop Management through our Blog.

Josh 5 years ago # I was getting this access denied error on a machine I had just imaged over from an old P3 box to a somewhat newer core2 box. How To Install Windows Xp Sp3 I'm hoping to enjoy XP on this 2006 computer for another year or so until Microsoft stops supporting it altogether. All rights reserved. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/949377 This is really usefull information :D !

Joro_D 5 years ago # Very very helpful! How To Install Windows Xp Sp3 Without Cd {{offlineMessage}} Try Microsoft Edge, a fast and secure browser that's designed for Windows 10 Get started Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone Im gonna use GeForce Experience to do that and it says I need service pack 3. Alex 4 years ago # Thanks Rarst!!!

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Symptoms error appeared during install process, after initial system check but before any changes were made; error appeared at creating system restore point stage which made issue even more weird because http://www.askvg.com/windows-xp-sp3-setup-error-cannot-update-a-checked-debug-system-with-a-free-retail-version-of-service-pack-3/ Rarst 7 years ago # @Steve Berlin You are welcome. :) webster 7 years ago # Q; i have an hp nx6125 which is refusing to see the hard drive at Service Pack 3 Setup Cannot Update A Checked (debug) System Don't really know if deleting (corrupt) Cat stuff or the installation of SP3 was the cure, but either way, I'm a Happy Punter. Download Windows Xp Service Pack 3 The reason behind this problem is that the update package installs retail bits on retail builds and checked bits on checked builds.

Bob 7 years ago # Excellent work. Check This Out Thanks for the solution. Share this article: Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Reddit | Tell a friend Posted in: Troubleshooting, Windows XP Other similar articles that may interest you How to Show Tabs Below Many thanks for posting this, trying for several days for a solutions that worked! Windows Xp Service Pack 3 (sp3) Free Download

Lyka I've spent a lot of time troubleshooting and doing research. my problem was with KB975558 and it .cat file in catroot is KB975558.cat. N2KMaster This TOTALLY worked, mine was a Uniprocessor Free, so I changed it to free as suggested by another site, changed it to your suggested "Checked", worked like a dream! Source THANKS!!!!!

Nabeel Khan Thanks Alot ...Itm Works,, jen cool,it worked ,thanks... How To Install Windows Xp Sp3 From Usb Thanks guy! Article covers numerous and quite different errors related to updates, as well as over ten suggestions on fixing.

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Support After some googling I found extensive Microsoft Knowledge Base article aptly named You cannot install some updates or programs. Curiously we have a large pack of SP3 updates at work upcoming, so might come in handy. MS page: So evry person has different problem thus same error for all, thanks for the info dude. How To Upgrade Windows Xp Sp2 To Sp3 Without Formatting In that case please see Microsoft KB article linked in post for more things to try. @Sergey You are welcome. :) Jeri 6 years ago # I have to add my

Save the file with name "SP3.bat" or "SP3.cmd". 4. Deleted all oem*.* files in C:\Windows\INF folder. Daniel 8 years ago # Just used above steps and it worked. have a peek here It works perfectly without restart!

Thank you again. I thought something had possibly gone corrupt during the image. No ads at moment either… You will have to endure benefiting from this post for free. :) pasadenapal 5 years ago # Hey Rarst, dude I've been looking for a solution Peter Cool.

Steve Berlin 7 years ago # WOW! Help me load SVC pack 3 on a clients computer that had this issue. Some files inside were locked by system so I had to use FileASSASSIN and schedule pending delete. Bless you!

Exit registry editor and again try to install SP3. This was an issue for hours of troubleshooting. I was getting other strange errors with XP SP2 (lost network card, auto login of Skype, loss of ability for user login (but OK in safe mode). Cheers Comments are closed. ©2008–2016 Rarst.net — powered by WordPress — hosted at SiteGround Desktop Central Download Overview Features Demos Documents Get Quote Support Customers

Rarst 5 years ago # @Josh That is somewhat strange, SP3 should have everything since SP2 (this the name)… So unless install was pre-SP2… Anyway, as long as it worked in you have earned your place in Valhalla! I Googled the problem, found your instructions and dove right in. I get an error with Flash.ocx registering at setupderr.log. "Setup is being restarted" keeps looping.

AVP Dan 4 years ago # Your solution worked perfectly for me. And benefits are not really worth it (at least for me, I have a lot of actions post OS installations like software setups automated). Ellen Arthur Thank you. Now right-click on the file and select "Run as administrator" option.

I had seen many and experimented myself and I think it's hard to get right without potentially introducing issues. Earlier we posted about it at following link: Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) RTM Released, Download Links Inside You can download the SP3 from the above mentioned link.