Is it OK to uninstall and reinstall SP2

Question

Is it OK to uninstall and reinstall SP2 if I'm having problems with a windows installer error?

Answer

This question was answered on April 26, 2005. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Uninstalling/reinstalling the SP2 update may replace missing or damaged

files and may fix the problem- a good reason to have SP2 on a CD If you go

the SFC route (first part of MSKB 318378) you should uninstall SP2 before

running SFC from your original WinXP CDs

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Posted by Kumar of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on April 26, 2005