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Trying to update a SharePoint 2010 Foundation Server with SP2. First stab is to try to download it directly to the server from http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39646.

IE will not download or run it "This program is reported as unsafe" (I have had this problem on some Server 2008 R2/IE9 machines before - it is frustrating that the Microsoft browser cannot recognize Microsoft patches as safe.)

I download the exe on a different (not SP Server) machine with no problem, but the installation fails in the extraction step. I can extract it on the local machine I downloaded to, but not on the SharePoint Server that needs it.

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Why not just download it from the one machine, place the file on a central location (like a network share), copy it to the server that needs it and then install it? –  Dave Wise Sep 12 '13 at 16:58

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