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Current and obsolete MSXML 3, 4 and 6 updates for Windows XP Service Pack 3

Depending on your selection if you want to use only security-updates or also high-priority updates and probably optional updates, the update-package for MSXML varies. This table gives you an overview what the file-checker will expect depending on your setting in the INI of the file-checker.

Date Update MSXML3 MSXML45 MSXML6
2008-11 S: MS08-069: XML Core Services
The high-priority KB973687 replaces KB954459.
The optional KB973685 replaces KB954430.
KB955069 1,3
obsolete since
2010-08
KB954430 1,2
obsolete since
2012-07
KB954459 1
obsolete since
2012-07
2009-11 H: Update for Windows XP (MSXML3 & MSXML6)
The high-priority KB973687 replaces KB954459 (MS08-069).
Because the MSXML3-part of KB973687 was replaced by KB2079403, KB973686 now replaces KB973687.
KB973687 2,4
obsolete since
2010-08
KB973687 2
obsolete since
2012-07
2009-11 O: XML Core Services 4.0 (MSXML4) SP3 Build 2107
The optional KB973685 replaces KB954430 (MS08-069).
KB973685 3,4
obsolete since
2012-07
2009-11 O: XML Core Services 6 (MSXML6) SP2 Build 2003
Because the MSXML3-part of KB973687 was replaced by KB2079403, KB973686 now replaces KB973687.
KB973686 3,4
obsolete since
2012-07
2010-08 S: MS10-051: Microsoft XML Core Services 3.0 KB2079403 1,2,3,4
obsolete since
2012-07
2012-07 S: MS12-043: Microsoft XML Core Services KB2719985 1,2,3,4 KB2721691 1,2,3,4 KB2719985 1,2,3,4

1 expected if only security-updates shall be used
2 expected if security-updates and high-priority updates shall be used
3 expected if security-updates and optional updates shall be used
4 expected if security-updates, high-priority updates and optional updates shall be used
5 if you want to install MSXML4