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This article describes the following warning message that is displayed when a Microsoft Windows XP-based computer starts:
The message that is mentioned in the "Introduction" section appears when you start a Windows XP-based computer that has not been updated to the latest service pack. The latest service pack includes enhancements and better protection against viruses, worms, and malicious users.
When this message appears, click here in the message to upgrade to the most current Windows XP service pack, or click Get Service Pack 2 in the message to visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/sp2/default.mspxFor more information about how to install Windows XP Service Pack 2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/875364/ )Detailed installation walkthrough for Windows XP Service Pack 2
For more information about Windows Genuine Advantage, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/892130/ )Description of Windows Genuine Advantage (WGA)
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/905474/ )Description of the Windows Genuine Advantage Notifications application
Article ID: 933274 - Last Review: March 28, 2007 - Revision: 1.6