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invalid hibernation partition/file???? by L.S.
Received a donated laptop for our local historical society. Reformatted HD, everything worked/loaded, but when I restart system it locks up, no keyboard, nothing with the following msg. "Invalid hibernation partition/file run hd-----" I can get into BIOS, using Del key, but that's it. I've...
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July 23rd 08 04:09 PM
by Anor Go to last post
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How to fix the bootup screen logo after running setup by SlickRCBD[_3_]
As mentioned in the MPW98.disks.general, I just replaced the HD in my old 98 machine. However, in spite of formatting it with the /s swtich, XCOPYing everything, and doing sys D: for good measure, I couldn't get the comptuer to boot. Not having a CD for this OEM install, I went to...
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September 28th 09 02:49 AM
by PCR Go to last post
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Problem with TAPI by [email protected]
After installation of TAPI Driver i get a error Message: TAPI Error 507 I cannot find anything about this error in Newsgroups?
November 19th 14 02:49 PM
by 98 Guy[_3_] Go to last post
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0028:c003157d by DGM
During shut down the message eror OE 0028:C003157D appears on a win98 se dektop system. What should I do to fix the problem? Thanks to all
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April 18th 10 01:04 AM
by PCR Go to last post
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What's the deal with MS05-002 (KB891711.EXE) and Windows 98? by Dan
According to PC Today, April issue it is a critical update that has as of now not been exploited by hackers. Guys and Gals you need this critical update because I am guessing within 3 weeks someone will find a way to compromise all 98SE and associated 9x machines that need the patch and have not...
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April 9th 05 03:01 AM
by Leonard F Kiesling Go to last post
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Wiping computer and Installing Win 98se by DD
I have a seven year old computer which is currently running Windows XP Pro I want to wipe it and put Win 98 on it so that some of the older children's CD's will run on it. I have a legal Win 98se CD but unfortunately I do not have the key or start-up disk! What would be the best way to remove...
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November 20th 09 05:51 AM
by Juan B. Rivera[_2_] Go to last post
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Setting up multiple operating systems on one computer. by Jeggs
To set up more than one os on the same computer, you need a partition manager like fdisk and a boot manager like Bootmagic. 1. First make partitions for each os you will install. 2. Now assign names and icons to the partitions in the boot manager. 3. Finally start each partition and install the...
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March 1st 10 10:00 AM
by Alan Edwards Go to last post
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Max performace settings (swap/cache) with 256/512 mb ram? by 98 Guy
What are the optimal swap and cache settings given a pc with either 256 or 215 mb ram with a Celeron 2.6 Ghz CPU? What about other stuff like himem.sys, emm386 (and it's various settings), smartdrv, buffers=, files=, etc?
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November 6th 04 12:49 AM
by XMan Go to last post
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Specific problem with Win98se by OldTechiePA
Installed Win98se on old eMachine 366c. Installation worked perfectly. I immediately opened IE5 (original browser) and tried to do a windows update. Found out IE5 is not compatible with the newer versions of MS update. Cannot seem to update IE5 to IE6 so I can properly update this old...
March 5th 13 08:10 PM
by OldTechiePA Go to last post
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Can I restore Windows 98 from an USB external CR-rom drive? by DJW
My laptop's internal DVD player stopped working a year or more ago. It is not a software problem but hardware that was confirmed already. Now my laptop will not boot. The battery is dead and the cord became unplugged from the transformer as it was starting up. Now it asks for the A drive floppy...
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February 29th 08 05:42 PM
by J. P. Gilliver Go to last post
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Missing ms097v.dll by Suzanne Knapp
When I execute the Powerpoint 97 Viewer, I get the message that ms097v.dll is missing. How can I get it?
October 9th 04 08:31 PM
by barry gough Go to last post
3 3,820
having trouble installing win98 on a laptop with no os by xskarmah
I got a laptop free and wanted to install 98 on it, a clean install for my nephew. I burned a bootcd, and managed to format and partition it, my trouble starts because I dont have another disk drive to put the iso I have in, I only have the one drive, the laptop does not have a Floppy...
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May 15th 08 04:55 PM
by Gary S. Terhune[_2_] Go to last post
31 3,464
Backing up my file configurations by SlickRCBD[_3_]
I had a few custom things set up so that I could open .DOC files in Wordpad by default, or right click and choose "Open with OpenOffice". I just decided to move my office suite from the installation of Windows 95 under Virtual PC on my old Powermac 6500 to a Windows 98SE computer so I could try to...
November 22nd 09 06:17 PM
by John Dulak Go to last post
3 3,425
Microsoft Responds to the Evolution of Online Communities by [email protected]
Date 5/4/2010 Starting in early summer 2010, Microsoft will begin progressively closing down the Microsoft public newsgroups to enrich conversations in the rapidly-growing forum platform. This decision is in response to worldwide market trends and evolving customer needs. Microsoft continues to...
May 4th 10 10:08 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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windows fails to fully boot by gswank1
I have a win98se machine that I bought new from gateway. I recently upgraded the old intel board to a suitable asus p3v4x board. Before I did I accidently erased the hd drive. I fdisked and formatted it. Reinstalled 98se and downloaded many updates from microsoft. I thought I should defrag...
March 4th 10 03:54 PM
by Ben Myers[_5_] Go to last post
4 3,375
PPP Adapter. in winipcfg by Herbert Chan
Hello, My pc is win98se and I have a broadband internet connection. I have been using the broadband for a few years. And since the beginning of this year, my internet connection will be intermittently lost. At first, I thought something was wrong with the modem, which is terayon TA-102. I...
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October 24th 06 09:17 PM
by Franc Zabkar Go to last post
45 3,316
Can't Start Windows, No Way, No How - HELP! by Arlykat
Hi. I have a computer I haven't run for about a year. It got plugged in and out, disconnected things, connected them back, etc. thru the year. When I now want to start it up to copy or move all of my important pics/info so I can give the computer to a friend, Windows won't start. It is Win. 98...
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April 22nd 08 12:37 PM
by Jeff Richards Go to last post
23 3,260
Su0013 hell (win98 First & Second Edition) by 1966olds
Would be very grateful to anyone who can get me out of SU0013 hell, i.e. Windows 98 setup cannot continue cause of NTFS or other non-fat partition hell (its wrong...it just THINKS its not a Fat or Fat32 partition (tried both!!!). I cannot remember everything I have already tried, but will list...
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December 26th 04 09:14 PM
by 1966olds Go to last post
23 3,196
Antivirus for win98se by L.S.[_2_]
Have a laptop finally running and need an AV program. (See Invalid Hibernation partition/file???) Running AVG on all other systems(XP) but 98se can't handle 7.5 or 8.0... Would also like to load a firewall program, currenly running ZA on other systems also. Any suggestions please,
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August 26th 08 01:35 PM
by JamesSoCal Go to last post
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windows 98 floppy disk version by DanT
I have a windows 98 CD version, but my laptop won't boot from a cd and there's no way to make it. Is there any way I can make or get Windows 98 on floppy disks?
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September 24th 07 03:08 AM
by 98 Guy Go to last post
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