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by redxii
Thu Dec 31, 2015 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My account still works
Replies: 9
Views: 3507

I guess that happens with 5 year old link.
by redxii
Thu Dec 31, 2015 5:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My account still works
Replies: 9
Views: 3507

I'm up in Michigan now, I only have a 30GB + $15/GB overage connection, the update packs really helped rebuild my virtual machines for 2000/XP fully updated without downloading gigglebytes of updates.
by redxii
Wed Dec 30, 2015 8:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My account still works
Replies: 9
Views: 3507

My account still works

How about that.
by redxii
Sun Feb 14, 2010 5:21 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

I joined the army and don't have time to maintain it anymore. Anyone is welcome to pick up where I left off.
by redxii
Tue Dec 08, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

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by redxii
Wed Nov 25, 2009 11:17 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

I forgot to include the updated tzchange.exe.
by redxii
Wed Nov 25, 2009 8:24 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

I tried user_hidden's and it still showed up as not installed.
by redxii
Wed Nov 25, 2009 7:34 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

Having trouble getting KB976098 to work..

"Works for me" as far as KB969947 is concerned.
by redxii
Tue Oct 13, 2009 3:54 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

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by redxii
Sun Sep 27, 2009 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: anyone use vlc exclusively?
Replies: 26
Views: 5632

VLC has a browser plugin.
by redxii
Tue Sep 08, 2009 10:53 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

Nothing wrong with the update pack. Read the first post about MSRT (I have no intention to correct it by some weird means). The WMP update I include is for WMP 9 and not 11 and will require a redownload when you install another WMP version. IE8 installs jscript 5.8, my update pack updates 5.7 becaus...
by redxii
Tue Sep 08, 2009 5:27 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

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by redxii
Fri Aug 28, 2009 9:06 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

I don't use/test/accommodate for nLite. The developer decided to abandon it. The latest RVM Integrator version is 1.6 and it contains a fix for some error in SP3 w/ WBEM, so I didn't include the fix in my update pack.
by redxii
Thu Aug 27, 2009 8:53 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

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by redxii
Wed Aug 12, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

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by redxii
Wed Jul 29, 2009 1:07 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

Cookies.
by redxii
Mon Jul 20, 2009 8:51 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Post-SP3 slip leaves only 12 non-changing KB updates?
Replies: 12
Views: 3213

Ryan's includes EVERY hotfix that MS releases. If you just want Windows Update hotfixes:

http://xable.net/forums/viewtopic.php?id=86
http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=5687 ( http://red.caek.org/addons/xpsp3upd.txt )
by redxii
Fri Jul 17, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

MSRT isn't included, only a registry to make WU think the current version is already installed.
by redxii
Mon Jul 13, 2009 1:38 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release]exFat file system suppert for XP
Replies: 10
Views: 5190

Formatting partitions greater than 32GB is a limitation imposed by MS, they are only limiting their own tools from doing so.
by redxii
Tue Jul 07, 2009 3:37 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: SP3 and avoiding activation in an unattended install
Replies: 6
Views: 7276

Try to activate and it will ask you for a new key. You could possibly look into sysprep: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/libr ... 57073.aspx
by redxii
Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:09 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: SP3 and avoiding activation in an unattended install
Replies: 6
Views: 7276

The bogus keys setup uses when the user chooses not to enter a key is in a file called pid.inf in the i386 directory. Nothing regarding activation has changed, you still need to activate with a proper key within 30 days, and as always the activation nag is after setup. If you attempt to activate wit...
by redxii
Fri Jun 12, 2009 11:36 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Using Switchless Installers- A quick question on method.
Replies: 2
Views: 1378

Yea, but if you use the RVM Integrator and specify a switchless .exe as an addon, the integrator will make those changes to svcpack.inf and copy the .exe to the svcpack folder for you. Some switchless installers are in a .7z archive, inside a file instructs the integrator to make the changes to svcp...
by redxii
Mon Jun 08, 2009 9:25 pm
Forum: Windows Vista
Topic: Get error while installing Version Ultimate......
Replies: 2
Views: 3663

This forum is for help with Vista update packs.. you should seek assistance in the forum of the software you used to remove stuff from Vista, as well as more descriptive such as the text of the error message. vLite forum if you used that: http://www.msfn.org/board/index.php?s=2164cd0c7cc4238677e7a06...
by redxii
Thu Jun 04, 2009 8:41 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Help] locate hotfix with qfecheck.exe v6.2.29.0
Replies: 3
Views: 1500

I remembered someone asking in xable's forum. http://xable.net/forums/viewtopic.php?id=90
by redxii
Sun May 31, 2009 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What virtualization software do people use?
Replies: 36
Views: 5604

VirtualBox 2.1 and up allows 64-bit guests on 32-bit hosts providing the host has x86-64 processor with hardware virtualization support.
by redxii
Sun May 31, 2009 1:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What virtualization software do people use?
Replies: 36
Views: 5604

I'm already using VirtualBox..
by redxii
Sun May 31, 2009 1:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What virtualization software do people use?
Replies: 36
Views: 5604

The VPC Vista guest additions took a good 20 or so minutes to install. It took forever to launch setup and forever for that progress bar to finish. All that stuff like Sidebar and Windows Search Indexing among a million other things running by default didn't help. I miss drag-and-drop from VPC, but ...
by redxii
Sat May 30, 2009 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What virtualization software do people use?
Replies: 36
Views: 5604

VirtualBox. It's free, supports more than just Windows guests. Also, VirtualBox takes 15 minutes to install XP start to finish, as opposed to Virtual PC's hour and a half (imagine how long Vista takes). For some reason it stalls when copying files in the first part of setup, it can take up to 5 minu...
by redxii
Fri May 29, 2009 3:39 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

Flash 10.0.22.87 been out since February
by redxii
Mon May 25, 2009 2:49 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Update for Root Certificates - 25/05/09
Replies: 5
Views: 2215

Though, the file wasn't actually updated (same hash as what I already have in my update pack - 4d4c0021ed0a2b2289550931fbe0e318)
by redxii
Sat May 23, 2009 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Check This out!
Replies: 13
Views: 2454

On the first page you have to select an action. Tools -> Drive -> Erase Disc -> Quick or Full
by redxii
Sat May 16, 2009 11:23 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

Try replacing the inf on the disk with this new one: http://red.caek.org/XPSP3Upd.in_
by redxii
Sat May 16, 2009 12:23 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

I don't remember adding KB909520. Qfecheck doesn't give me any errors.. all I did was set the MSRT version key and bump the update pack version, that's it, so if you're just now seeing that error another addon is causing the error for you. I set one of KB923561's files, sysmain.sdb, to the wrong pat...
by redxii
Thu May 14, 2009 7:08 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] WGA Validation - v1.9.40.0
Replies: 65
Views: 38528

Finished a switchless/silent installer, gonna upload it..
by redxii
Tue May 12, 2009 10:25 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

There are no more security updates, ever. Vulnerabilities are all dried up, and Hell hath reported an unseasonable temperature of -961.85 Celsius.
by redxii
Wed Apr 29, 2009 9:29 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: help i need WGA addon
Replies: 8
Views: 7697

You have to be more specific than that.
by redxii
Sat Apr 25, 2009 1:33 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Afraid to use RVM Update Pack with nLite because of BLOAT
Replies: 50
Views: 10717

Have you tried your integration with RVMI yet? :rolleyes: Have you asked your obviously nlite-related problems at the nlite forums? Retort in 3...2...1... His complaint is that the update packs are adding more files and nLite doesn't recognize these extra files because they don't come with XP.. -- ...
by redxii
Sat Apr 25, 2009 1:10 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2652
Views: 1067307

I was thinking there could be a way a select few who could update Ryan's update pack little by little in their spare time, instead of Ryan alone and he can have time to do other things IRL. I for one don't wanna spend all day hunting for new hotfix releases (I only do GDR in mine usually only Window...
by redxii
Fri Apr 24, 2009 9:18 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Afraid to use RVM Update Pack with nLite because of BLOAT
Replies: 50
Views: 10717

The update pack adds stuff that doesn't come with XP, so nLite wouldn't know of their existence. For example, KB922120, which adds a new driver (LLTD). Windows Installer 4.5 adds 38 MUI files, about 3.16MB. Flash 10 also adds to the size, 1.6MB compressed. You can look @ entries.ini under [dosnet_fi...
by redxii
Fri Apr 24, 2009 6:49 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Afraid to use RVM Update Pack with nLite because of BLOAT
Replies: 50
Views: 10717

Probably because it is re-adding files that were removed, and then some. You'd have to keep editing his update pack, or create your own to control what files are added. But really, don't get so stressed out over it. I don't use nLite at all, there's 0 difference in performance, and compatibility is ...
by redxii
Sun Apr 19, 2009 1:01 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: I heard XP stopped updates
Replies: 34
Views: 9428

Things like trying to manage library versions and dependencies (after DLL Hell, Microsoft learned their lesson about compatibility--now they will deliberately not fix certain bugs just to avoid the issue of a new system library version breaking an existing app). Distros may not build newer versions...
by redxii
Sun Apr 19, 2009 1:03 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: I heard XP stopped updates
Replies: 34
Views: 9428

Well, I tried Kubuntu (64-bit) 9.04 not too long ago, not that I hated it, but it just it's not my cup of tea, and somehow preferring Windows makes me a bad person or have a disease that needs to be cured with a Linux injection. My laptop has an nVidia card. Hulu is sort of my new benchmark. Kubuntu...
by redxii
Sat Apr 18, 2009 9:59 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: I heard XP stopped updates
Replies: 34
Views: 9428

I've been running as a non-admin in XP for years. Administrator privileges are usually required for installing programs (I install globally for all users even though I'm the only one who use the computer), drivers, and configuring system-wide OS settings/updates. After setting up my system, I don't ...
by redxii
Sat Apr 18, 2009 6:04 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: I heard XP stopped updates
Replies: 34
Views: 9428

I already know about that. They suck for doing such a thing..
by redxii
Sat Apr 18, 2009 1:45 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: I heard XP stopped updates
Replies: 34
Views: 9428

Vista isn't that bad, but I do I have to use vLite to pre-disable some unimportant 35 services (no removals) and use AutoUnattend.xml to further disable other stuff like Windows Defender or Sidebar or Welcome Center. The only things that piss me off, in Vista or 7: - "Run as" is "Run as administrato...
by redxii
Tue Apr 14, 2009 8:17 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

Updated.

Made a silent update, set the wrong path for two of the files and forgot to fix it. Doesn't affect anything important, just aesthetic.
by redxii
Sat Apr 11, 2009 10:11 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: [Updated] XP SP3 Update Pack 02.10-01
Replies: 644
Views: 243544

sderenzi wrote:Always use the "Optimize" checkbox
Not sure why it's required, but I never use it.
by redxii
Fri Apr 03, 2009 9:13 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] WGA Validation - v1.9.40.0
Replies: 65
Views: 38528

Besides, I'd be too damn lazy to put it in a 7zip archive just 'cause poor ol' nLite treats every exe as a Microsoft hotfix.
by redxii
Fri Apr 03, 2009 8:00 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] WGA Validation - v1.9.40.0
Replies: 65
Views: 38528

You're usually not required to have the absolute latest version of LegitCheckControl.dll, if MS wants you to validate with a newer version, you'll know. If you installed it via the browser there should be an entry in Downloaded Program Files, you can update from there. A simple batch script might al...