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by GH0st
Tue May 15, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

never mind, not a real problem, deleted content
by GH0st
Sun May 13, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

WinXP_post_uSP4_hotfix_installer_12May18 is GOLD

I am pleased to say, fresh install is perfect and was fully updates thru this 12May18 pack, Except the on one avoided (kb4134651)
by GH0st
Wed May 09, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

WinXP_post_uSP4_hotfix_installer_12May18 I have tested multiple times on my current OS install. Everything works as planned. I will do a reformat and fresh install soon, to make sure I got all available updates included, except the one problem. Special thanks to 5eraph, Kurt_Aust and mooms ... who ...
by GH0st
Wed May 09, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

@GH0st- what about the classic form for updates in batch file ... the batch file and all updates should be ... I got it figured out, got to do some more testing, on my own machine, if no problems, I will upload Also to note, Adobi just released his most current dotNET AIO 20180508, very helpful whe...
by GH0st
Wed May 09, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

If using mooms' suggestion, better add quote marks around "%~dp0" pushd "%~dp0" @Kurt_Aust, @mooms: I did try and like the (pushd "%~dp0"), but tryed to delete the other switches. The batch installer would stop cause some of the updates were set to reboot. So in the end, rather then try to figure e...
by GH0st
Wed May 09, 2018 2:04 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

does anyone know where I can download a KB, which installs the Microsoft Update? you know when go to systems properties, Automatic Update tab, then hit the Windos Update Web site, on that site click to go to Microsoft Update site, it installs the MU software ... where can I get that, so I can add to...
by GH0st
Tue May 08, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180508

yikes ...

I will still do next version with out, temporarily, because I need to make other changes, to test. Abodi is also updating his AIO dot.net so hopefully all this can be sorted out by the week end
by GH0st
Tue May 08, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

I have installed todays updates, but it would not offer them thru MU until I manually installed the latest IE8 (kb4103768), then it would offer the rest. Remember, it is necessary to FIRST manually install the latest !E8 cumulative update EVERY MONTH to most reliably have MU/WU work effectively. Yo...
by GH0st
Tue May 08, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

I have installed todays updates, but it would not offer them thru MU until I manually installed the latest IE8 (kb4103768), then it would offer the rest. So today I got: kb4056564-v2, kb4101477, kb4103768, kb4130957, kb4131188, kb4134651 ... also offered two office updates. All is well for me! If no...
by GH0st
Tue May 08, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

The latest pack (13Apr18) did update to include kb2564958, not sure why it still offered it to you again unless you have the older version. I have done a full/fresh install, then used my pack to update and first visit to MS Update I was fully updated except the one problem (KB4074852). I have not lo...
by GH0st
Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

mooms wrote:
Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:49 pm
Or you could use this single line:

Code: Select all

pushd %~dp0
Then the folder of the batch file will be the working folder (no need to put %~dp0 at the beginning of each local files you want to execute).
Will try this out, try it on my live install, will report back

Edit: To add, this is post #500
by GH0st
Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

GH0st, you've hard coded the paths in your batch file c:\hotfix\windowsxp-kb942288-v3-x86.exe /n /o /q /z which means that for it to work without editing, people have to extract the archive to C:\Hotfix As there is no UAC elevation issues in XP, it would be better off without the path, then it coul...
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

https://wilenty.wixsite.com/soft

After looking closely to his site, when deciding between the BIGPACK and AIO, I see I really need the AIO version, no need for all that other shiat. Installing now!

Conversations about all the BS
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

Link to security guide is in my SIG

There was some fighting between multiple peeps with Wilenty, they even took his stuff off of Majorgeeks, but it works just fine, at least the most current version I have. I will search for link elsewhere, post what I find
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

See, I'm putting out some quality posts last few days ... some days I got my shit-straight, other days I'm a dummy!

Think it may have to with my food choices ... I just ate a Taylor Ham Sandwichfood for the GODZ!!
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

Thanks for your reply ... but I was interested in some specific problems you might have ... If there are other things to check, please let me know. I will keep the update in my OnePiece addon for now. There are others who claim they have no issues as well, so no idea why some do and other do not. H...
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

Good for you! Congrats!! I use "Big Pack Runtime Libraries by Wilenty 2018-03-24", does a great job with all the extra C++ and other stuff included there. So for me, XP slipped with uSP4, WinXP Post uSP4 Hotfix Installer, abbodi AIO_dotNet, Big Pack Runtime Libraries by Wilenty, WinXP Enhanced Secur...
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

Thanks for your reply. I knew about the MSFN thread, but I was interested in some specific problems you might have with the update. For me, no (obvious) errors, services.msc is working ... If there are other things to check, please let me know. I will keep the update in my OnePiece addon for now. I...
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

GH0st ... I have no problem with services.msc. Now I install the Office 2003 + Compatibility Pack. Good regarding services.msc. Somewhere here I have posted the hotfixes you need to install MANUALLY (not thru WU) and of coarse you will need them downloaded with the latest IE8 cumulative update. For...
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

To ADMIN:

Please consider editing original post in this thread, so its mention of my security guide link directly to that post

viewtopic.php?f=5&t=10321&p=138610#p138610
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

WinXP post uSP4 hotfixes batch installer 13Apr18 - updated

viewtopic.php?f=5&t=10321&p=144297#p144297

Edit: To add, Look at me, I got a sig now
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:33 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

Most recently, 5eraph, listed his updates to his update pack, which updates should be deleted cause newer ones cover the older ones. That and I need to add one more. So will work on this tonight, should be up soon. I will update the upper post, showing changes too. I named it uSP4 hotfix, but could ...
by GH0st
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

I haven't experienced any problems with a clean setup that included the "superbad" KB4074852, which is definitely *NOT* to say that I don't take you (and Henoganda) seriously. What are some of the things that go wrong with it? Are there any "repeatable" test scenarios? You will have to go thru the ...
by GH0st
Thu Apr 12, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

5eraph wrote:
Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:44 pm
Making progress. What follows is what I have determined so far. Bear in mind that these changes apply to the addons, and not necessarily to other updates released this year by Microsoft.
  • KB4052303 replaces KB4052303. <--- Typo
by GH0st
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

KB4074852 = superbad!!!! heinoganda recently validated it was best to use the KB4018556-v2. My personal exsperience is to stay away from the newer KB4074852.
by GH0st
Wed Apr 11, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

OK ... WinXP_post_uSP4_hotfix_installer_12May18 First: Best deployment would be from a fresh install of WinXP-uSP4! Upon first boot, place unzipped file on desktop and double click the "install" with in ... it will install each of the updates ... causing a Reboot when finished. Next: from with-in th...
by GH0st
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2640
Views: 917575

Re: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109

Yeah, we have all benefited from all these project, Thanks to 5eraph, user_hidden, Harkaz, RyanVM and the many others who participated in all these tools and update packs!
by GH0st
Mon Apr 09, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

Start - Settings - Control Panel - Add or Remove Programs - Add/Remove Windows Components, options to add (check) are:

Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
by GH0st
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

makes sense, will do
by GH0st
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

It's up to you, Dibya, but I'll be releasing another addon soon to supersede it. If you do post your addon, create a new thread for it. They could do an update pack, just make sure it does NOT included KB4056615, KB4074852. Avoiding these, include all the others, is a good thing I'll look into thos...
by GH0st
Sat Apr 07, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

ok, here it is ... the Post-uSP4 update hotfix batch installer. This started with trevor12 , modified by myself. I removed all the dotNet updates as abbodi86 does a perfect job updating all the dotNets, with his most current AIO installer. I took out a few known BAD updates (kb4056615, kb4074852) a...
by GH0st
Fri Mar 30, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

@mockingbird - Yes! and thanks! Full path is --> [Start - Settings - Control Panel - Add or Remove Programs - Add/Remove Windows Components], the options to add (check) are: Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 I find it's best to install thru the op...
by GH0st
Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

ok, here it is ... the Post-uSP4 update hotfix batch installer. This started with trevor12 , modified by myself. I removed all the dotNet updates as abbodi86 does a perfect job updating all the dotNets, with his most current AIO installer. I took out a few known BAD updates (kb4056615, kb4074852) an...
by GH0st
Fri Mar 23, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20180520
Replies: 533
Views: 139579

Re: [Addon] XPSP3 QFE POSReady Updates 20171222

They could do an update pack, just make sure it does NOT included KB4056615, KB4074852. Avoiding these, include all the others, is a good thing
by GH0st
Fri Mar 23, 2018 3:55 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

Yup ... it's fast!
by GH0st
Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

So now I am fully updated, both XP and Office 2003, with all updates installed except two (KB4056615, KB4074852) and awesome speed! Just verified that Microsoft Updates only offers me those two updates listed above. Thanks to all the hard work of these two forums! ?Did I mention that my system is re...
by GH0st
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:49 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

Actually, that's not quite right. You might want to carefully read Tomcat's post again. While you are correct that KB4056615 and KB4074852 should be avoided, according to Tomcat the other hotfixes you list above should be installed manually , along with the IE8 Cumulative Security Update, in order ...
by GH0st
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:46 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

Responding to my post. This has the greatest potential here. What Trevor12 did. If someone could take and REMOVE all the dotNet stuff, add Windows Installer 4.5 and all the newer updates except KB4056615 and KB4074852. Then the Abodi AIO installer can be used to update the dotNet's. So who wants to...
by GH0st
Wed Mar 21, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

I created along mockingbird post that lists all updates after sp4 harkaz update above all in one pack of updates. Unpack it on C drive and run install. bat ... https://uloz.to/!wSsbKKAzcP6g/hotfix-rar I just did a fresh install using uSP4 and on first boot I run this file which did a near pefect jo...
by GH0st
Mon Mar 19, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

=[FEAR]=JIGSAW wrote:
Mon Mar 19, 2018 4:31 am
Noted
Sharing the knowledge, what these forums are all about!
by GH0st
Mon Mar 19, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

I also just installed Office 2003 with the "File Format Converters" so 2003 will use "Docx" file extension, as per posts by Tomcat76 in MSFN forums, there are certain updates to avoid and install manually. KB4011605 KB4011607 KB3213641 KB3213644 KB4011715 Then install latest IE8 (KB4089187), reboot!...
by GH0st
Fri Mar 16, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

These two updates should be avoided KB4056615 KB4074852 They break the Microsoft Updates/Windows Update process and the cpu utilization hangs at 100% forever My most recent OS install with uSP4, I did not install these. Then waited before installing March updates, which multiple peeps in MSFN forums...
by GH0st
Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

Just did another reformat, testing again. Confirmed, installing the latest IE8 udpate, fixes the problem.

Trevor12's Hotfix package is good, Though I would consider taking out the .Net portions, as they are not all in there and another guy has an AIO.Net pack which installed all thru Jan2018.
by GH0st
Sat Feb 24, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

Have you tried my suggestion above? You should only have to manually install 2-4 updates then MU/WU should work as expected for any other updates available. I read this in another forum, to install the latest IE8 update, Then Harkaz mentioned it, Thanks to bphlpt for putting this in the front of my...
by GH0st
Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

when I do installs with the QFE/POS update packs, MS Updates is real quick and works like a charm
by GH0st
Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

I have installed many (dozen+) updates manually, on this install ... still no updates
by GH0st
Sat Feb 24, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

If you add this, everything works ok with Office updates and any IE8 version. HKLM,"System\CurrentControlSet\Control\WindowsEmbedded\ProductVersion","FeaturePackVersion",0x00000000,"SP3" You can manually update to latest IE8 and add this key temporarily to get Office updates. Then remove the key an...
by GH0st
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

I created along mockingbird post that lists all updates after sp4 harkaz update above all in one pack of updates. Unpack it on C drive and run install. bat ... https://uloz.to/!wSsbKKAzcP6g/hotfix-rar I just did a fresh install using uSP4 and on first boot I run this file which did a near pefect jo...
by GH0st
Wed Feb 21, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

What your saying sounds totally correct, just for years I have been doing the whole PATCH TUESDAY thing, its my favorite day of the month. Guess I don't need it as bad as I thought. Trevor12 posted a link to a downloadable file, which he says has all the updates in them, since Harkaz last updated uS...
by GH0st
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2178
Views: 1340027

Re: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4

in the past we have found three office 2003 updates that needed to be installed manually, which did fix the problem, this was back in Jun/July. Then same problem resurfaced in Sept, Oct, twice in december. I have done 5 installs in January and three installs in Feb, trying to figure this out. I am i...