Before You Install Windows XP SP3 RC2...
Don't want to wait until the final release of Windows XP SP3? RC2 is now available in full downloadable versions, but some users are having problems. Find out the solutions before you start evaluating RC2.
Last week, Microsoft rolled out full install versions of Release Candidate 2 for Windows XP SP3. However, some users are having problems installing it.
Before you install SP3 RC2, take time to check out the TechNet Windows XP SP3 forum for the most common problems - and solutions. Other useful resources include cNet's Windows XP SP3 Issues forum and WinBeta's Windows XP SP3 RC2 forum.