Error Message: Setup cannot update your Windows XP files

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Article ID: 555042 - View products that this article applies to.
Author: Ka Lung Lai MVP
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SUMMARY

When you try to install the security hot fixes on your Windows XP computer, it may appear an error message: Setup cannot update your Windows XP files because the language installed on your system is different from the update language

SYMPTOMS

Although you were downloaded the correct language of the security hot fixes for your Windows XP version, But you still can not install the hot fixes.
 

CAUSE

It may cause the regional settings of the Windows XP was configured incorrectly. 

RESOLUTION

Go to Control Panel, Regional and Language Options, configure the correct regional settings for your Windows XP computer and then install the security hot fixes again.

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Article ID: 555042 - Last Review: February 18, 2004 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1
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