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Posted 10 May 2008 - 01:32 PM

http://www.updatexp.com/scannow-sfc.html

There is another location the Windows File protection service uses and that is the I386 folder in C:\WINDOWS\ServicePackFiles When you install a service pack, like SP1. Any new system drivers are cached in this location too.


after using the administrative install of sp3 I noticed a

My admin install of sp3 put a ServicePackFiles folder in the windows directory 569MB
Inside it is i386 folder, 561MB and a ServicePackCache folder

checking the source path in the registry


"c:\windows\ServicePackFiles"
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