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"Tour of Windows XP" and "Windows Newsgroups" Links in Windows XP Help and Support Do Not Work

Support for Windows XP has ended

Microsoft ended support for Windows XP on April 8, 2014. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

This article was previously published under Q316253
SYMPTOMS
The following Windows XP Help and Support links do not work:
  • Tour of Windows XP
  • Windows Newsgroups
RESOLUTION
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
322389 How to Obtain the Latest Windows XP Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date         Time   Size     File name   -----------------------------------------   11-Jan-2002  16:14   66,900  Miscp.chm   11-Jan-2002  16:14   79,108  Miscw.chm   11-Jan-2002  16:14  385,980  System.chm   11-Jan-2002  16:14   33,544  Whatnewp.chm   11-Jan-2002  16:14   35,072  Whatneww.chm				

STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows XP Service Pack 1.
MORE INFORMATION
To view the "Tour of Windows XP" link, click What's new in WinXP in Windows XP Help and Support, click What's new topics, click What's new for Help and Support, and then click Tours and articles. To view the "Windows Newsgroups" link, click What's new in WinXP in Windows XP Help and Support, click What's new topics, and then click What's new for Help and Support.
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Article ID: 316253 - Last Review: 05/18/2007 16:30:10 - Revision: 1.3

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