Outlook Live 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2)

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    Microsoft® Office Outlook® Live 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2) provides the latest updates to Outlook Live 2003.
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      21.1 MB

      KB Articles: KB902848

        Outlook Live 2003 Service Pack 2 contains significant security and feature enhancements, in addition to stability and performance improvements. You can get specific information about this update in the Microsoft Knowledge Base article (902848): Description of Outlook Live 2003 Service Pack 2.

        Office Communicator 2005 and Outlook Live SP2

        If you are using Office Communicator 2005, you should exit Office Communicator by right-clicking on the Communicator icon in the system tray and choosing "Exit" prior to installing Outlook Live 2003 SP2. If you do not exit Communicator, you will be required to reboot your computer after Outlook Live 2003 SP2 has been installed. For more information, see the Microsoft Knowledge Base article (905726): You are prompted to restart the computer when you install an update to the Mso.dll file on a computer that is running Microsoft Office Communicator.

        Request for source

        If you have downloaded and run the file OutlookLiveSP2-kb902848-client-enu.exe and are being asked to insert the product CD, the Local Installation Source may have been removed or corrupted. You may need to clear your Local Installation Source. For instructions on clearing the Local Installation Source, see the article Change the Local Installation Source After the Installation. You should also try downloading and running the file OutlookLiveSP2-kb902848-fullfile-enu.exe. Installation of this file may be successful even if the Local Installation Source is missing or corrupt.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Windows XP

    • Install Instructions
        Note: Administrators should refer to the Administrator resources section.

        Installation instructions
        To install this update, do one of the following:

        • Use the Microsoft Update or Office Update detection Web sites (recommended). Both sites automatically detect Office and prompt you to install updates and service packs that bring Office programs up to date.

        • Install only Office 2003 SP2. To do this, follow these steps:
          1. Download one of the two .exe files by using the links at the bottom of the page, and then save the file to your hard disk drive.
            • OutlookLive2003SP2-kb902848-client-enu.exe: You should download this file if you have access to your original product CD-ROM. You might need to provide the installation source during patch installation if you have previously updated your product.
            • OutlookLive2003SP2-kb902848-fullfile-enu.exe: Download this file if you do not have access to your original product CD-ROM or if you have experienced problems installing the OutlookLive2003SP2-kb902848-client-enu.exe file.
          2. It is recommended that you quit any programs you are running.

          3. In Windows Explorer, double-click the .exe file that you saved to your hard disk drive, and follow the instructions on the screen.

        Instructions for use:

        After you install this update, use Outlook Live as you typically would.

        To remove this download:

        There is no uninstall feature for this download. For more information, see the Microsoft Knowledge Base article (873125): You cannot remove service packs for Office 2003 products.

        Administrator resources
        Administrators working in managed environments can find complete resources for deploying Office updates in an organization on the Office Admin Update Center Web site. On the home page of that site, look under Update Strategies for the product version you are updating.

        The downloads for this update are below. When you double-click the executable package, installation begins. To extract the patch files (.msp files), you must use a command line. The command line and instructions are included in the Knowledge Base article (197147): Command-Line Switches For IExpress Software Update Packages.

        See Microsoft Knowledge Base article (902848): Description of Outlook Live 2003 Service Pack 2 for further information about this update.