Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Language Pack Service Pack 2 (SP2), 64-Bit Edition

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Service Pack 2 provides the latest updates to the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Language Pack, 64-bit edition.
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    6.2 MB

    KB Articles: KB953338

      Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Language Pack Service Pack 2 (SP2), 64-Bit Edition provides customers with the latest updates to Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Language Pack, 64-bit edition. This download includes two types of fixes:
      • Previously unreleased fixes that were made specifically for this service pack.
        • In addition to general product fixes, this includes improvements in stability, performance, and security.
        • You can find out more information in Knowledge Base Article 953338, where product-specific changes are described.
      • All of the Public Updates, Security Updates, Cumulative Updates, and Hotfixes released through February 2009.

      Before installing this service pack, you are strongly encouraged to read 953338, which describes some big improvements introduced by SP2, and also calls out some important information that you should be aware of before installing.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008

      Service Pack 2 will update the following:
      • Windows® SharePoint® Services 3.0 Language Pack, 64-Bit Edition
    • The installation of this update involves a series of steps which must be completed in the correct sequence for the installation to be successful. It is strongly recommended that you read the TechNet article about how to deploy software updates for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 before attempting to upgrade to SP2. To get started, download the SP2 update by clicking the Download button on this page.

      IMPORTANT NOTE: If you attempt to install this update and get a message saying that the update failed, please refer to Knowledge Base Article 968173. It describes a set of requirements and other issues that may cause the installation to fail, and gives instructions on how to fix them.

      Install SP2 for Other Products
      If you have other server products installed, please be sure to update them as well. A full list of SP2 releases for Office server products and Windows SharePoint Services products is available in the Knowledge Base Article 968170.

      To Remove this Download
      There is no uninstall feature for this download. For more information, see the Microsoft Knowledge Base article 873125.

      Additional Information
      Again, for more details about what is included in the service pack, you are urged to read Knowledge Base Article 953338.