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Microsoft Core XML Services (MSXML) 6.0 Service Pack 1

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  • Version: 1
  • Category: Service Pack
  • Language: English

MSXML 6.0 Service Pack 1 (MSXML6.1) has improved reliability, security, conformance with the XML 1.0 and XML Schema 1.0 W3C Recommendations, and compatibility with System.Xml 2.0

  • MSXML 6.0 SP1 is intended as an upgrade path for existing MSXML 6.0, MSXML 3 and MSXML 4.

    MSXML 6.0 SP1 will update the version of MSXML6.dll to 6.10.1129.0

    MSXML 6.0 SP1 could also be installed without any previous versions of MSXML 6.0 on the computer.

    MSXML 6.0 SP1 will be installed side by side with MSXML 3 and MSXML 4

    MSXML 6.0 SP1 is also installed by
    1. SQL Server 2005 SP2 as a Feature Pack Update
    2. Windows Vista

    This download is intended for machines that do not have Vista OS or have not chosen to update MSXML 6.0 as part of SQL Server 2005 SP2.


Status: Deleted

This download is no longer available on The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.

SHA1: a0bfaa23bf14d1fce6307c962ae15065b467b075
2.54 MB
SHA1: ca0c0814a9c7024583edb997296aad7cb0a3cbf7
1.81 MB
SHA1: 5125220e985b33c946bbf9f60e2b222c7570bfa2
916 KB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, Windows XP Service Pack 2

  • To install MSXML 6.0 SP1 you must have Microsoft Windows® Installer 3.1 (MSI 3.1) or higher on your computer. If you are running Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 (SP1) you already have the correct version. For other operating systems you may need to upgrade. Please see the Windows Installer 3.1 knowledge base article for details.

Installation Instructions

  • Download the appropriate file for your computer's processor by clicking one of the links below. You can run the package directly from the link or you can also save it on your local disk to install later

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