Hi Colleen, MS has delayed the release again from; Microsoft Delays Automatic Update Rollout: www.winnetmag.com/Article/ArticleID/43675/43675.html Microsoft has decided to suspend the rollout of Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) via Automatic Updates, in order to provide its corporate customers with more time to install an SP2 download blocking mechanism, that the company provided last week. For this reason, XP Home users will start receiving XP SP2 via Automatic Updates starting on Thursday, August 18, while XP Professional users will start receiving the update via Automatic Updates on Thursday, August 25. A summary of the altered delivery schedule for Windows XP SP2: August 6 - Release to manufacturing August 9 - Release to Microsoft Download Center (full network installation package); release to MSDN subscription site (CD ISO image) August 10 - Release to Automatic Update (for machines running pre-release versions of Windows XP SP2 only) August 16 - Release to Software Update Services August 18 - Release to Automatic Update for users running Windows XP Home Edition only August 25 - Release to Automatic Update for all Windows XP users including those running Windows XP Professional Edition; release to Windows Update for interactive user installations ++ There is more on the web site. Mike ~ It is a good day if I learned something new. Editor MikesWhatsNews see ~ http://www.mwn.ca <mikeswhatsnews-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?Subject=subscribe> See my Anti-Virus pages <http://www3.telus.net/mikebike/mikes_virus_page.htm> <virusinfo-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?Subject=subscribe> A Technical Support Alliance & OWTA Charter Member ******* Mike's REPLY SEPARATOR ********* On 8/17/2004 at 11:36 AM Colleen Gayle Lane wrote: Good morning. Does anyone know when XP SP2 will be available for download from the Windows Update site? Thanks. Colleen Gayle Lane Milton Public Library For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject.