Updating windows xp sp1
If the version number includes "SP-1" at the end, then follow with these steps, otherwise, first install SP-1 first, as detailed in Section B below, and then come back to this section to upgrade to SP-2.
Assuming you have SP-1 already, follow these steps: (note: After applying this update fix, the MS Office Update website may incorrectly show the update as not installed.
The best way to get Office Update to recognize SP1 is to then download and install SP1 through the Office Update website.
So you have Office XP, but cannot get it to update from Microsoft's Office Update website?
Here are some ways to patching MS Office in such a way that it accepts all currently released updates as well.