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Forum Thread: Microsoft patches with unregistered XP

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Billiebob Microsoft patches with unregistered XP
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After running the necessary solution patches recomended by PSI I always end up with the same 8 threats which need the Microsoft patch. The problem is I use an unregistered XP OS in this computer. I do plan on getting a registered version when I can afford it but in the mean time does anyone know if the patch from MS will work with an unregistered XP OS, corrupt what I do have, or is there any other way to download the solution patches?

ddmarshall RE: Microsoft patches with unregistered XP
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Automatic Update should work for security patches, but you will be unable to access the update websites.

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