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I deleted win 95 then iwant to install win98 - Microsoft Windows 98 for PC

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    Wayne Mineard May 11, 2010

    OK. What is the question? Do you have a Windows 98 disk? You will need one.

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Indeed. If you have the windows 98 disc then just insert it into you CD rom drive and restart the computer. You should have the option of pressing any Key to boot from the CD. If not you need to hit delete a number of times when the machine 1st turns on to enter the Bios set up. In here you can change the boot order. Give your CD ROM drive the highest boot priority. Save & exit. Now you will have the option to boot from CD.

From here you are very much guided by the onscreen prompts. It's a straightforward process.

Posted on Jul 03, 2009

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Have 100 Professioinal Legal forms software for Win 95/98 Need it to work win 7


Download or buy, 100 professional legal forms software for win7 than try to create a new program for converting win98 to win7. Take care and Have a nice day.

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For Windows XP and Vista

HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\ Parameters
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For Win 98

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I changed my hard to a bigger capacity I have window 95 system disk and will later on upgrade to window 2000 but my computer does not boot what is wrong. please advised


well you need to have your operating system installed... if you are operating the new drive with the old drive then check your bios setting for the hard drive order...

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Computer boots up then shows windows 98 scrren


you may face either harddisk failure, a driver problem or virus infection:

tools: original win98-cd (or a bootable image

version of it), antivir-software on cd!

- please check whether it is possible to boot from win98-cd, with cd-rom support, not from harddisk.

(such option should be availabe after bios-load is over)

if not:

leave the setup process without fully installing
(press F3 button when asked for repair or install option)

in both cases :

type at the dos-prompt:

c:\win98/win

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win98 should come up in protected mode or give error messages.

- access cd-drive and execute vir-scan.
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Oregon Trail 4th Edition won't install on xp


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HELP


Are you trying to upgrade 95 to 98SE or just new install of 98.
What you may have to do is
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  2. boot with cdrom support
  3. at the prompt change to cd drive E:\ (press enter)
  4. at the E:\ prompt type cd Win98 (press enter)
  5. at the E:\Win98 prompt type format C:\ (press enter)
  6. confirm all data will be erased
  7. reboot with floppy in and at the a:\ prompt run FDISK to see if the full size of the hard drive is available. (option 4)
  8. If everything is normal exit fdisk reboot with floppy, choose with cdrom support, type in the cdrom drive letter (usually e) and cd Win98(change directory Win98)
  9. at the win98 prompt type setup (press enter) and follow the prompts.

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Simple problem you made the partions using FAT 16 file system and 80 GB cannot be partition using win98 10 will limit the disk to 10 GB.
Remove all Partions And Use Windows XP to create partition during Installion.

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I found a pc that has windows 95 installed in it . how can the old windows be replced by new windows


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