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    Update for Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) 2.0 and WinHTTP 5.1 (KB842773)

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    This software updates the Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) to v2.0 and updates WinHTTP.
    • Version:

      842773

      File Name:

      WindowsXP-KB842773-v2-x86-enu.exe

      Date Published:

      8/25/2004

      File Size:

      637 KB

      KB Articles: KB842773

        This software updates the Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) to v2.0 and updates WinHTTP. These updates help ensure an optimal download experience with future versions of Automatic Updates, Windows Update, and other programs that rely on BITS to transfer files using idle network bandwidth.

    • Supported Operating System

      Windows XP, Windows XP Home Edition , Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional Edition, Windows XP Service Pack 1



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