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WINDOWS XP Pro Updates

by Crazy George / August 8, 2006 11:10 PM PDT

I setup Auto update to download updates for me, but let me choose when to install them. I choose not to install GWA and since then I haven't recived anymore updates.

My copy of windows is good,and just don,t want GWA on my computer. I haven't recived any new security updates or anything else.

Dose anyone know why? Thanks in advance for any and all help. If I have to guess, I'll let them install there little spyware program otherwise known as GWA.

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Once a month
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / August 8, 2006 11:23 PM PDT
In reply to: WINDOWS XP Pro Updates

They're due out the first Tuesday in the month. I got mine today.

Why not goto Windows Updates yourself, (Start > All Programs > Microsoft Updates), and see what's available.

Mark

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(NT) (NT) Second Tuesday Actually
by jnbhoward / August 8, 2006 11:27 PM PDT
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(NT) (NT) Gotcha!
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / August 9, 2006 12:43 AM PDT
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