when installing XP service pack 3 I recieve a copy error

When installing windows XP service pack 3 the software update installation wizard comes up. when it is backing up files a copy error comes up setup cannot copy the file ntkrpamp.exe, ntkrnlpa.exe., ntkrnlmp.exe, ensure that the location specified below is correct, or change it and insert 'windows XP system files' in the drive you specify copy files from c:\windows\system32\dllcache

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Last updated January 31, 2019 Views 1,110 Applies to:

Generally sp3 can fail as a result of problems with drivers. Ensure your drivers are updated from makers sites, and not MSUpdate, before you attempt to reinstall sp3

Other causes can be memory problems

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