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How to compare service packs between two computers?

Posted on 2007-04-10
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Hello group,

Is there any way to compare service packs between two different machines? (OS: Windows XP ) The problem I'm having is that I've written an application which works on my machine but on a new machine it complains for some weired error which I don't see on my own. I believe there must be something updated on my machine that the other doesn't have.


Regards,
ak
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Check this out:
http://www.processlist.com/info/syscompare.html

look at the download links.

The syscompare tool rocks for comparing virtually anything between machines.  It can even compare the same machine over time.
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MSInfo32 will tell you the build number and Service Pack
also look in Control Panel, Add Remove Programs to see which hotfixes have been applied
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Or you could post more specifics about the exact error you're getting on the machine where the application doesn't work.
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