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Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 installation guide ThinkCentre and Lenovo 3000 desktop General

For information about Windows XP Service Pack 3 and to obtain installation instructions, visit the Microsoft Website

This document applies to any of the following systems:

  • Lenovo 3000 J100 (type 8252, 8253, 8254, 8255, 8256, 8453, 8454, 8455, 8456, 8457)
  • Lenovo 3000 J105 (type 8257, 8258, 8259, 8458, 8459, 8460)
  • Lenovo 3000 J110 (type 7393, 7394, 7395, 7396, 7397, 7398)
  • Lenovo 3000 J115 (type 7387, 7388, 7389, 7390, 7391, 7392)
  • Lenovo 3000 J200 (type 9690, 9691)
  • Lenovo 3000 J200p (type 9688, 9689)
  • Lenovo 3000 J205 (type 9686, 9687)
  • ThinkCentre A51 (type 8105, 8107, 8109, 8117, 8119, 8121)
  • ThinkCentre A52 (type 8153, 8154, 8155, 8156, 8157, 8158, 8159, 8160, 8161, 8162, 8163, 8164, 8165, 8166, 8167, 8168, 8169, 8170, 8287, 8288, 8289, 8296, 8297, 8298, 8326, 8327, 8328, 8329, 8340, 8341, 8342, 8343, 8344, 8380, 8381, 8382)
  • ThinkCentre A53 (type 8701, 8702, 8970, 8973, 8980, 8983, 8992, 8995, 9276, 9277, 9286, 9287, 9378, 9387, 9628, 9635)
  • ThinkCentre A55 (type 8705, 8706, 8972, 8975, 8982, 8985, 8994, 9265, 9636, 9638, 9640, 9641)
  • ThinkCentre A60 (type 8013, 8700, 8976, 8979, 8986, 8991, 9266, 9269, 9282, 9283, 9374, 9383, 9384, 9631, 9646, 9647, 9694, 9695)
  • ThinkCentre A61 (type 9120, 9126, 9127, 9128, 9129, 9130, 9134, 9135, 9136, 9137, 9139, 9140, 9141, 9142, 9143, 9144, 9156, 9157, 9158, 9169, 9171)
  • ThinkCentre A61e (type 6417, 6418, 6449, 6453)
  • ThinkCentre M51 (type 8104, 8106, 8108, 8118, 8120)
  • ThinkCentre M52 (type 8099, 8110, 8111, 8112, 8113, 8114, 8115, 8116, 8211, 8212, 8213, 8214, 8215, 9210, 9211)
  • ThinkCentre M52e (type 8299, 8380)
  • ThinkCentre M55 (type 8009, 8010, 8011, 8012, 8791, 8792, 8793, 8794, 8795, 8796, 8797, 8798, 8799, 8800, 8801, 8802, 8803, 8804, 8805, 8806, 8807, 8808, 8810, 8811, 8812, 8813, 8814, 8816)
  • ThinkCentre M55e (type 9278, 9279, 9288, 9379, 9380, 9389, 9632, 9637, 9642, 9643, 9644, 9645)
  • ThinkCentre M55p (type 8792, 8794, 8796, 8798, 8800, 8802, 8804, 8806, 8808, 8811)
  • ThinkCentre M57 (type 6008, 6010, 6019, 6062, 6065, 6066, 6068, 6069, 6071,6072, 6074, 6075, 6076, 6077, 6079, 6081, 6082, 6086, 6087, 9172, 9174, 9181, 9182)
  • ThinkCentre M57p (type 6064, 6067, 6073, 6078, 6088, 9011, 9012, 9013, 9014, 9018, 9019, 9071, 9087, 9088, 9089, 9096, 9160, 9162, 9163, 9164, 9193, 9194, 9196, 9303)
  • ThinkStation D10 (type 6427, 6493)
  • ThinkStation S10 (type 6423, 6483)
Things to confirm before installing Windows XP Service Pack 3

This site contains a set of hints and tips which documents special requirements or considerations you may encounter during Windows XP SP3 installation and operation on your system. In most cases, your system (if included in the list above) will have no problem with Windows XP SP3. However, before you start the installation, we recommend that you make sure your system is using the latest BIOS and Drivers.

Click here to obtain the latest BIOS and Drivers for your system.

Note: Prior to installing any updates, you should backup your data.

 



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