Trouble updating windows xp sp3
A slipstream CD means a Windows XP installation CD with Service Pack 2 already integrated.
A general advice, particularly after changing hardware, is to power everything down, including any routers, cable modems, switches, hubs, and the like, wait 10 seconds, then power them up again.
Suggestion - If you decide to go ahead with the next section and slipstream the Rollup Update, I'd suggest you make a backup copy of the C:\XP directory that contains all the work accomplished in Steps 1 - 4 before proceeding.
If an error does occur during the next section it will provide a convenient recovery point.
Bare Bones Troubleshooting Dual and Multi Booting XP Install Backup for XP Home Remove Microsoft Messenger Slipstreamed XP/SP2 Bootable CD Slipstreamed XP/SP1a Install Slipstreamed XP Update Rollup Slipstreamed XP/SP3 Bootable CD Uninstall via C:\ Prompt Use F5 to Specify ACPI BIOS Windows XP Upgrade Paths XP Home Clean Install - Graphic XP Pro Clean Install - Graphic XP Pro Clean Install - Text Version XP Pro Upgrade Install -Text Version OS Guides from Windows Back Up Using Backup Wizard Baseline Security Analyzer v1.2 Compatibility Mode Control Panel Define A Backup Strategy Disk Cleanup Utility Disk Defragmenter Utility Disk Management Utility Group Policy Editor Hard Drive Partitioning Install/Use Recovery Console Management Console Paging File QFECheck Utility Stop Error Messages System Restore Re-enable System Restore System Services Guide System Volume Info Folder XP Shutdown Troubleshooting Accessibility Options Add or Remove Programs Appearance and Themes Date Time Language Regional Network and Internet Connections Performance & Maintenance Printers and Other Hardware Setup Sounds Speech Audio Devices User Accounts Windows XP Professional Windows XP Home Edition Windows XP Expert Zone Microsoft Security Desktop Deployment Res. Microsoft Tech Net MSDN Product Support Services Microsoft Download Center Guide to Downloads Windows XP Support Center Windows XP Technical Overview Microsoft Skills Assessment We've come to a fork in the slipstreaming road; if you want only SP1a included in the slipstreamed CD then skip to the end of this article and continue with the section called Step 11 - Extract The Imaging File.
If you want to include the recently released Update Rollup as part of the slipstreamed CD, continue on to the next section.