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Old 12-07-2008, 12:21 PM   #1
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is it safe to add this to registry, what does it change?

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Contro l\Windows]
"CSDVersion"=dword:00000300
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Old 12-07-2008, 12:40 PM   #2
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Default Re: is it safe to add this to registry?

I don't know. What's it for?
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Old 12-07-2008, 12:59 PM   #3
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it should trick GTA IV that i have XP SP3 installed. i'd like to play that game, but i have XP SP2, and i can't install SP3 right now, so i found this fix somewhere.
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umm how about just installing SP3 for free rather then fuc**in with the registry
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OIC. If you do add that to the registry, I would highly recommend backing up your registry just in case something goes wrong.

Downloading and installing SP3 wont take but a few minutes to do. . .
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yeah, but my windows update is currently messed up, and i've heard that installing SP3 standalone installer would screw my system.
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who told you this?
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It shouldn't hurt your system at all. It may even fix your Windows Update problem.




(Unless you are running a pirated version of XP, then you're up a creek.)
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i downloaded and installed sp3 stand alone installer and my computer's fine you just have to download certain updates first otherwise your computer will be screwed up
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