When you attempt to install some Windows updated on Windows XP Service Pack 2, you receive an error similar to:
Setup cannot copy the file update_SP2QFE.inf
If you attempt tot rename the CatRoot2 folder, you receive an error similar to:
The system cannot find the path specified.
To workaround this behavior:
1. Make sure that your Folder Options are set to Show hidden files and folders:
A) Start / Run / Explorer / OK.
B) Use the Tools menu to press Folder Options.
C) Select the View tab.
D) Check the Show hidden files and folders box.
E) Press Apply and OK.
2. Open the %SystemRoot%\$hf_mig$ folder.
3. Delete the sub-folder for the update you are trying to install.
4. Install the failed Windows update.