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Hi,

What is the best manual way to update Microsoft products (windows 2000), do I have to download each patch separately or I can download a cumulative patch which includes all required patch till date.

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OmaniX
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every last one :) anything outdated will not appear in the list everything else you need :)

for central management get hold of WSUS
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First, update your product with the latest servicepack (for Windows 2000, this will be sp4) and update roll-up (for Windows 2000, there's only one update roll-up).
However, after the latest update roll-up, a lot of new patches have been published.
I suggest you try a small utility called "Windows Update Downloader", which can be found here: http://wud.jcarle.com/
Just install the plugin of your choice (e.g. Windows 2000 Professional English) and it will find all the patches for you.
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try this batcher it is very useful for clean installation of the pc and it is updated every month
http://www.autopatcher.com/
you will find the latest updated in automated batcher file so you don't need to install them separately.

look at this article
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/Q_22038699.html
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AutoPatcher is nice, but as far as I know it only works on English versions of Windows.
If this is true, it's not very useful for other language versions of Windows.
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thanks RubenvdLinden for postin,
the Autopatcher is not only English it support other languages you can see it in the website ..
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Mfn,

I only see downloads for the English and Italian versions of Windows 2000. Are there other versions available?

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thanks RubenvdLinden
there is Dutch and Portuguese (Portugal)
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