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Do I need to install each month of CU's after SP2?

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 14, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#
I'm getting ready to upgrade our current MOSS/MOPS infrastructure and will be doing a fresh reinstall.  I have tested installing the CU packages after SP2 and the versions of Sharepoint point to the update being correct.  MY question is do I need to isntall each month of CU's after SP2, or can I just jump to the latest?

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