Windows XP application Installaion Error

Posted on 2013-09-03
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Last Modified: 2013-12-03

I am trying to install applications on a newly installed Windows XP service Pack 1. However whenever i try to install applications & software i get a message saying "spinstall.exe is not valid WIN32 application, what does this mean & how do I fix this problem?

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Does that happen with a specific software you are trying to install? If yes, please post software name and version. Thank you.
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by:Tony Giangreco
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Upgrade XP to Sp3 to so you have all the Microsoft fixes.

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XP installed without SP - how do we install SP1,2 and 3? pls send hyperlinks to download the .exe
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