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Many people have been experiencing problems with SP2. I
did. Once it was removed all ran well again. It has
been confirmed by senior IT people that you can probably
do without it. I am waiting until MS fixs the main
>Ever since I installed sp2 my pc freezes during boot up
>if the automatic update feature is turned on. If I turn
>off the auto update it boots normally every time.