Alternative To AutoPatcher For Offline Windows Updates
Microsoft Officials has taken down AutoPatcher 3 months back considering them being engaged in unauthorized activities relating to copyrighted works published by Microsoft, now here comes an alternative to AutPatcher.
c't Offline Update is the utility from which you can install Windows updates without an Internet connection.
c't Offline Update lets you download Service Pack and all Hotfixes for Office 2000, Office XP, Office 2003, Office 2007, Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 in 18 languages.
Once you've finished downloading the updates, you can burn the contents in "client" folder to a CD or DVD. Inserting the CD/DVD to a computer will automatically prompt you to install the updates.
Just think how swiftly this utility can help you upgrading 100's of PC to latest windows updates & hotfixes otherwise it would be a very tedious job & also after installing new OS & connecting to net for upgrades can make your system open to online viruses and hackers.
For more information about c't Offline Updater you can visit the official Offline Update hands-on tutorial page.
Related: How to update Windows XP Offline
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 written by Ankit Agrawal