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Can I install Service Pack4 onto Win XP

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Meltdown, Jan 30, 2003.

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  1. Meltdown

    Meltdown Thread Starter

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    Hi, I'm develping an MS Access application which uses some Active X controls that come with Windows service pack 4. The problem is my customer is using Win XP. I thought these controls would already be there but they're not. I see a XP SP1 update but am not sure what to do.

    Can I install SP4 onto WinXP

    Thanks for any help

    Meltdown
     
  2. The_Egg

    The_Egg

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    No, you can't install WinNT sp4 on WinXP
    Or was it Win2k sp4 beta you meant? If so, the answer's still "no".

    What are the actual ActiveX Controls / *.ocx files?
    Can they be downloaded separately from the MicroSoft ActiveX Gallery?
    Can't you just copy them from the current source to the System32 dir in WinXP?
     
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