1.    15 Feb 2011 #1
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    Vista SP2 will not install


    I have tried to install SP2 in order to try and fix dll errors on start up and have tried everything else... it installs up to a certain point and then says i do not have SP1 when i do have SP1 installed. Can anyone suggest anything?
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  2.    15 Feb 2011 #2
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    Try to install SP1 and see what happens. Could be corrupt.
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  3.    15 Feb 2011 #3
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    I have tried installing SP1 again but it says it is already installed!
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  4.    15 Feb 2011 #4
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install

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  5.    15 Feb 2011 #5
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    Thanks but its very odd, the service pack 2 is in my installed updates list however the first is not. There must be some corruption here
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  6.    15 Feb 2011 #6
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    So you have SP2?
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  7.    15 Feb 2011 #7
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    Apparently, i thought SP1 was needed in order to install SP2. And i do not see why an error screen informed me that SP2 could not install because i did not have SP1 if it had in fact installed. Ah well thankyou
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  8.    15 Feb 2011 #8
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    Go to compter icon on desktop
    right click
    properties
    what does it show SP2?
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  9.    15 Feb 2011 #9
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    Shows SP1, then when i download the suggested upgrade and attempt to install it, it says i do not have SP1.
    When i attempted to uninstall whatever SP i had on here, i could only find one that is described as service pack 2
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  10.    15 Feb 2011 #10
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    Re: Vista SP2 will not install


    There are programs like Office that often have SPs. Are we sure that the SP2 is for Vista?
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