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Old 09-14-2004, 01:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Missing space after update

Using windows xp home edition sp1.
When i go to there site and update the windows, i always seem to lose more space then they say it will take.
ex. losing like 100mb on 10mb update.

Any help would be greatful, thank you
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Old 09-14-2004, 06:34 PM   #2 (permalink)
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sometimes the download itself is just an initialization, and during the install the download analysis and then downloads anything else it needs.
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