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by ChiefZeke
Sun Apr 06, 2014 4:11 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Alpha2 dated 05 March is latest
by ChiefZeke
Wed Mar 19, 2014 4:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Microsoft crafts XP patches after April '14, but not for you
Replies: 6
Views: 4975

All of the recommendations I've made to friends and others that ask is to go to Win7 - avoid Win8 and/or Win8.1 - to the best of their ability.
by ChiefZeke
Sat Mar 15, 2014 3:57 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

If need arises I'll follow Kelsenellenalvian's suggestion - above.
by ChiefZeke
Fri Mar 14, 2014 10:12 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

@Chief , why don't you compress it with 7-Zip or whatever, and upload it to MediaFire or whatever your preference, and just post the link here? Cheers and Regards I was planning on compressing it, if required, as my posting above stated. Never have used MediaFire or any other hosting site - am not ...
by ChiefZeke
Fri Mar 14, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Existing svcpack.log file is 606kb and looks to be 20-30 pages long - don't think I should post it here. Can compress and send to as e-mail attachment if need arises; please advise.
by ChiefZeke
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:11 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

I'll have to tak e the hit on this one - had no idea the svcpack.log file was being created - will remember that next time
by ChiefZeke
Wed Mar 12, 2014 5:12 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Monday - 10 Mar 14 Win7 Ultimate 64bit w/SP1 > Windows XP Mode - Windows Virtual PC > had no problem with getting this to run; not familier with Virtual PC so had to do some reading to become familier with how things worked > started installatin of update: WindowsXP-UnofficialSP4-Alpha2-x86-ENU.exe ...
by ChiefZeke
Sun Mar 02, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Did I miss something? The instructions at MSFN and WinCert indicate the integration is to be run from the Command Prompt - what happened to the use of the RyanVM Integrator?
by ChiefZeke
Wed Feb 26, 2014 5:24 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

What a super effort - which we appreciate.
by ChiefZeke
Tue Feb 18, 2014 4:10 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Talk about an Olympic effort - deserves a Gold, Silver, and Bronze.
by ChiefZeke
Fri Jan 24, 2014 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Ran version 2.2 on XP Pro x64 w/SP2 - looked good except for one maybe cosmetic item. The * .NET v1.1 Officially not available for WinVista and higher; - should not be visible in XP - 1.1 is applicable. Also, when an * or ** is shown as you present it one would expect to see the * or ** beside the i...
by ChiefZeke
Thu Jan 23, 2014 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Downloaded 2.2 > ran same > looked good here: Win7 Ult 64bit w/SP1
by ChiefZeke
Mon Jan 06, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas 2013 / Happy New Year 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 9763

Philips 27" gaming monitor with nVidia G-Sync: http://betanews.com/2014/01/06/philips- ... ia-g-sync/
by ChiefZeke
Sun Jan 05, 2014 12:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas 2013 / Happy New Year 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 9763

Got myself a 70" Ultra high definition flat screen for my birthday - wild card games today looked just great.
by ChiefZeke
Tue Dec 31, 2013 5:24 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Have a great New Year - your work is inspiring to all.
by ChiefZeke
Wed Dec 25, 2013 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Just downloaded and ran 2.0 on Win7 Ultimate w/SP1 - looked good.
by ChiefZeke
Mon Dec 23, 2013 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

@automizzer - using 7z the file was compressed to a size of 7,842 - easier to send as an e-mail attachment - tell me where - using PM is fine.
by ChiefZeke
Thu Dec 19, 2013 11:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

@bphlpt

Log files were created, the one with info on WMI is 200KB in size - looked through it, have no idea what it did - I would think it's too large to post here
by ChiefZeke
Thu Dec 19, 2013 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

My problems with running atmzzrSystemCheck_v1.98.exe on XP Pro x64 w/SP2 have been solved. I downloaded Tweaking.com's program tweaking.com_windows_repair_aio_setup.exe (version 2.10) and allowed it fix everything, results follow: -----------------Log Info------------------------- atmzzrSystemCheck:...
by ChiefZeke
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Booted my #2 system > checked atmzzrSystemCheck_v1.93.exe in XP Pro w/SP3, XP Pro x64 w/SP2, Win 7 64bit w/SP1, and Win8.1 64bit - program worked as expected in all four so I must admit that the problems I'm having in XP Pro x64 on #1 system is the fault of that operating system; though I have no id...
by ChiefZeke
Sat Dec 07, 2013 4:29 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Clarification please - your instructions mention two CDs and included info on accomplishing that - because of MCE is my guess - what about skipping CDs and going to a DVD and/or a flash drive - anything special required ?
by ChiefZeke
Fri Dec 06, 2013 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Sorry for not commenting for a while - got my new 70" UHD flatscreen this week and have been busy getting the old system (from 1978) out of the house and the new one up and running. XP Pro x64 w/SP2 > Ran atmzzrSystemCheckTest5.exe > error: Script error in line 4, position 0 > OK > closed. XP Pro x6...
by ChiefZeke
Sun Dec 01, 2013 12:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Should I continue development of thr RVM Integrator? Request
Replies: 19
Views: 8709

Looks like this has become a forgotten issue for the original poster.
by ChiefZeke
Sat Nov 30, 2013 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 7-Zip Releases
Replies: 56
Views: 17309

Been running 9.30 here for at least six months with no problems on XP, Win7, Win8 and 8.1
by ChiefZeke
Fri Nov 29, 2013 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Disabling Microsoft Security Essentials made no difference - same error message appeared when v1.4 invoked.
by ChiefZeke
Fri Nov 29, 2013 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Booted into XP Pro x64 w/SP2 to see what happens as I am having minor issues with a couple of other programs. Started v1.4 > error message > Access problem Can't get access to Shell/FileSystem/Registry, try to: 1. Run as administrator 2. Disable antivirus/sandbox for this program OK > Goes away. #1 ...
by ChiefZeke
Fri Nov 29, 2013 12:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Which addon/installer did you use to install it Chief? Cheers and Regards @bphlpt I started at the top and went down the list - ignoring the compatibility message and clicking on the option to install it anyway. Also, a correction to my earlier posting: .NET Framework 1.1 did install in Win8 Pro 64...
by ChiefZeke
Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: atmzzrSystemCheck v3.5 [Check installed runtimes versions]
Replies: 198
Views: 79563

Win7 Ultimate 64bit w/SP1 Been reading the postings since they started, just downloaded version 1.2 to see what the program thought I had - no errors - just came up with a list of what is installed. Works great. Recommend the version number be added to the title bar: atmzzrSystemCheck v1.2. Also, no...
by ChiefZeke
Fri Nov 22, 2013 1:39 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

harkaz wrote:POLL: Would you like .NET Framework 1.1, 3.5 and 4.0 to be Windows XP SP4 Optional Components (visible in Windows Components wizard) or non-removable components?
My vote is as a Windows Component.
by ChiefZeke
Tue Nov 05, 2013 6:25 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Question based on earleir questions and answers: If I install SP4M3 on a live system and then have to update IE8 prior to checking MU/WU do I then have to uninstall SP4M3 to install SP4M4 (or later) and will that SP4M3 uninstall remove IE8 and all updates? I hope that's not too confusing but I don't...
by ChiefZeke
Mon Nov 04, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

@Chiefzeke: You still need to install the latest IE8 cumulative update to run Windows Update - this is not an XP SP4 bug. From next Milestone, I will start including the latest cumulative IE8 update. No incompatibilities with other Microsoft products are known at this moment. There were LOTS of fla...
by ChiefZeke
Mon Nov 04, 2013 4:06 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

On a live system after SP4 is installed - any error messages/anomalies when you go to the Microsoft/Windows Updates site(s) and your sysytem is scanned? Any issues with other Microsoft products like Office, etc?
by ChiefZeke
Wed Oct 30, 2013 4:53 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

I still have a problem with update.exe patching. I may need your help. You can test XP SP4 uninstallation on various configurations and see when you can't uninstall it. Harkaz Have yet to install your SP4 on an installed version of XP, only been trying to slipstream SP4 into XP w/SP3 source and the...
by ChiefZeke
Tue Oct 29, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

UPDATE#3: These flaws have been fixed (and some other bugs from M2 release seem to be gone too). The only thing I still need to take care of is the SP3 N Media Pack. I will also start working on CD-ROM installations. I haven't yet decided whether I should release an XP SP4 M3 now, or after integrat...
by ChiefZeke
Tue Oct 29, 2013 5:01 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

I'd be interested in seeing integrator.ini and trying to reproduce the problem here. Here: [Settings] CMPNENTS=F:\Windows XP Pro #1 with SP4M2 Test\CMPNENTS Source=F:\Windows XP Pro #1 with SP4M2 Test Destination=W:\XPPro#2Integrated UpdatePack=G:\RyanVM\XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack_20131008.7z ExternalRun...
by ChiefZeke
Tue Oct 29, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe Flash Player Direct Downloads
Replies: 148
Views: 71006

11.9.900.146 beta released
by ChiefZeke
Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:16 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

5eraph wrote:I'd be interested in seeing integrator.ini and trying to reproduce the problem here.
@5eraph

I'm assuming the other postings here satisfied your interest about my integrator.ini - but you did ask about other .ini files here: http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=10352 which I did post.
by ChiefZeke
Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:11 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Would it really be difficult for the Update Pack creator(s) to edit the entries.ini so that there are no compatibility issues with this user created SP4? Seems to me that would be the easier solution to the problem I encountered. I assume that once SP4 goes final it is not going to be updated every ...
by ChiefZeke
Fri Oct 25, 2013 11:18 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Testing time to see how SP4M2 appears to other RyanVM Integrator procedures, WMP11 SlipStreamer and DriverPacks installer, etc - not good : #1 test: RVMIntegrator v1.6.1 beta2.1 + \Windows XP Pro #1 with SP4M2 Test + Latest Update Pack - XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack_20131008.7z + Many Addons (see log files)...
by ChiefZeke
Thu Oct 24, 2013 6:49 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

That's right, ChiefZeke, but take note that in future SP4 builds the cmpnents folder miht be necessary because SP4 won't fit on a single 650 MB CD-ROM @harkaz Must be missing something - why would the cmpnents folder be necessary in this situation? Also, I would suspect most people have the ability...
by ChiefZeke
Thu Oct 24, 2013 6:41 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

My mistake, the i386 folder before slipstreaming: 409.19Mb and after: 422.14Mb The total size went from: 410.56Mb to: 449.25Mb which includes the size of the new folders that were created during the SP4 M2 integration. (cmpnents size is 25.74Mb of this total) As mentioned above, integration done in ...
by ChiefZeke
Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:47 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

The following is a copy of notes I wrote to myself as I became familier with the RyanVM Integrator - I beleive most, if not all, of the information applies here as well: Looking at an XP Home CD \DOCS, \DOTNETFX, \SUPPORT, and \VALUEADD and an XP Pro CD \CMPNENTS, \DOCS, \SUPPORT, and \VALUEADD do n...
by ChiefZeke
Wed Oct 23, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

XP Pro w/SP3 > AutoStreamer v1.0.33 > Windows share: \Windows XP Pro #1 with SP3 CD > Service Pack file: \WindowsXP-SP4-M2-ENU-x86.exe - got error message: Build: Share is already updated! > Next > Skip Slipstreaming? You haven't selected a valid Service Pack file! If you wnat to skip this, and just...
by ChiefZeke
Wed Oct 16, 2013 4:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Should I continue development of thr RVM Integrator? Request
Replies: 19
Views: 8709

Make ISO works for me with default settings in XPx64, ChiefZeke. Your INI and LOG files would prove to be enlightening. 5eraph; XP Pro x64 w/SP2 > RVM Integrator 1.6.1b2.1 > ISO not made, though the LOG files says it was. I did a check and the file: rvmisofs.exe was in both the \System32 folder and...
by ChiefZeke
Mon Oct 14, 2013 5:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Should I continue development of thr RVM Integrator? Request
Replies: 19
Views: 8709

Been running v1.6.1 beta 2.1 for years - have been very satisfied with the results on XP and XP x64. RyanVM Integrator - things I'd like to see: Advanced tab > Run a Program After Integration - presently only one program can be selected and used here - I have used the WMP11 Slipstreamer or the Drive...
by ChiefZeke
Thu Oct 03, 2013 5:50 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Got it this time- took a few clicks through three pages to get it. I saw the comments above about only using Ryan - any know if AutoStreamer works - figured I'd try to slipstream the SP4 M1 with an SP3 source to see what happens. Will report back later (today or tomorrow). AutoStreaner did not recog...
by ChiefZeke
Wed Oct 02, 2013 4:34 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Click on the link > Goes to Google drive. Click on the file > error message: Sorry, no preview is available > click again > back to Google drive with one file: XPSP4. In upper right corner is a Sign in box - required to sign in?
by ChiefZeke
Tue Oct 01, 2013 3:40 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2210
Views: 1435308

Tried link - file is no longer available
by ChiefZeke
Sat Sep 14, 2013 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe Flash Player Direct Downloads
Replies: 148
Views: 71006

Adobe Flash Player 11.9 Beta (v11.9.900.85), code-named "Irving" http://labs.adobe.com/downloads/flashplayer.html http://labsdownload.adobe.com/pub/labs/flashruntimes/shared/air3-9_flashplayer11-9_releasenotes.pdf This beta release provides access to the Flash Player 11.9 runtime for Windows and Ma...
by ChiefZeke
Tue Sep 10, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MyDigitalLife Forums
Replies: 8
Views: 3744

Just tried from here - still down.