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win 98 can't find new device driver by kkatarina
i reinstalled my usb scanner with my manufacturers cd, as i have many times before with no problem, but this time, my windows 98 new hardware wizard cannot find the driver. this is the first time this has ever happened. i even downloaded the drivers from the manufacturers site, but my pc still...
November 2nd 05 08:35 PM
by PattyL Go to last post
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USB external floppy drive by Jo
I have purchased an NEC USB UF000x from Dell for my old laptop to replace my parallel floppy drive that is not working. I had W95 running on it and was told to upgrade to W98se so that the USB would be properly recognized. I upgrqaded to W98se, but the system is still requesting that a driver...
October 21st 05 10:21 PM
by Gary S. Terhune Go to last post
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cd autorun by jeveda12
why my cd does not autorun when i put cds by it self and i dont see autoplay on the menu
September 18th 05 07:44 PM
by jeveda12 Go to last post
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USB Drive Letter by rmpete
Hi, How can I change the drive letter on my USB Floppy Drive to A: Thanks
September 17th 05 07:46 PM
by Cross_the_border Go to last post
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Installing the new PSP on Win98 SE by Cross_the_border
Does anyoe know were I can get a mass storage device driver so that I can install the PSP?
September 17th 05 07:40 PM
by Cross_the_border Go to last post
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usb memory stick not displaying in Windows 98 by mech
Hi! Looking for help to figure out this prob. Vers of W98 does not recognise my 256MB stick (laptop with XP does, so know it works) and don't know how to fix. Anyone with a suggestion please? Rgds mech
September 17th 05 05:29 PM
by kfreeman24 Go to last post
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Windows 98SE computer detects unknown device by Southwest-Gal
We recently purchased a used Dell computer. When we first started it, not all the drivers were installed. I installed all the drivers but one and every time we start the computer, Windows detects an unknown hardware device. We cannot find what this device is. Any suggestions?
September 13th 05 03:38 PM
by Southwest-Gal Go to last post
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PC Card Troubleshooting Agent by Dave
Hello, I am trying to put a liknsys lan internet card in for high speed and when I do, I get the following error. Windows is not able to identify or use the inserted PC Card device because there is no memory area available to comminicate with the device. You mus make a mermory area available...
September 12th 05 02:54 AM
by Gary S. Terhune Go to last post
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My sound device has disappeared - where do I look for it in my PC? is it possible to get it back? It is a real pain not being able to hear anything.
September 5th 05 09:37 PM
by Gary S. Terhune Go to last post
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USB on Dell Optiplex GX280 by Brandon Green
I have a Dell Optiplex GX280 that I am attempting to install Windows 98 on in order to support legacy hardware and software at our company. I have installed the Intel 915G (80201) family chipset drivers, but when it attempts to install the PCI to USB bridge or the USB host controller, it detectf a...
August 28th 05 02:04 AM
by PattyL Go to last post
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Plug and Play Not Working by maxcavsm
Okay, I have an older model Gateway Pentium II 400 Mhz that I'm trying to clean up and send to a friend of mine. It currently has Win 98 Second Edition on it, and the computer works fine over all. Now, the computer is working fine, except for the fact that plug and play items do not work on...
August 28th 05 01:59 AM
by PattyL Go to last post
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Fixing USB by Andrew Chalk
My Samsung ML-1710 USB connected laser printer driver installed fine. The printer is shown as "ready". However, whenever I try and print anything it fails with a "USB error" (no details). Is there a straightforward way to reinstall USB on Win98SE? Anyone else have this problem and know how to...
July 20th 05 07:40 PM
by Andrew Chalk Go to last post
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openhci.sys file can't be found by Barry
The USB port on my laptop running 98 se is physically broken so I'm trying to install a PC card in a card slot. The install wizard eventually asks me to insert the windows 98 se disk and then says it can't find file "openhci.sys" and can't install the driver for the usb card. How do I get the...
July 18th 05 04:53 AM
by Barry Go to last post
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PnP BIOS Problem by Tom
I am using a Gateway 233 MHz, 320MB- RAM- 40GB WD Caviar- and Win 98SE. I have a yellow splat with an exclamation point in Device Manager/System Devices/System board extension for PnP BIOS. My sound stutters as Win 98 boots up. The exclamation point is not present if I boot in Safe Mode, indicating...
July 1st 05 03:10 PM
by PattyL Go to last post
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Exclamtion point in PnP BIOS by Tom
I have a yellow splat with an exclamation point in Device Manager/System Devices/System Board Extension for PnP BIOS. I have the most current BIOS version installed. I am using Win 98SE, on a Gateway 233 MHz with a 40GB drive and 320MB RAM. If I boot in the Safe Mode this exclamation point does not...
June 27th 05 06:22 AM
by Tom Go to last post
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Kingston USB SD Card Reader by tam999
I have a Gateway Pentium P2 computer with 98SE. I installed a Kingston SD Card reader and plugged it into my 4-way USB hub. The card reader worked a few times, then stopped working. Windows no longer recognized the G & H drives designated to the card reader. My Epson Stylus C84 printer...
June 21st 05 01:22 AM
by Richard G. Harper Go to last post
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Safely disconnecting a flash drive from windows 98se by rvc
How do you safely disconnect the flash drive (thumb drive, pen drive) from the usb port on a computer running windows 98se. With windows XP there is an icon on the task bar for safely removing the flash drive
June 12th 05 08:36 PM
by pip22 Go to last post
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NO USB in Device Manager by hyperlinker
I read that you could remove devices from the device manager and upon restart Windows would reload the devices. Well, I removed the USB from the device manager and now I have no usb capability. I used to be able to hook my scanner up to the computer but now I can't. I have two USB ports on...
June 9th 05 04:00 AM
by PattyL Go to last post
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USB not working - Dell Notebook - Intel 82801 Chipset by Thomas Osthege
Hi all, First of all I read a lot of articles in newsgroups about problems with Windows 98 SE and USB and could not find a solution for my problem. My configuraiton looks like this: Dell Latitude D400 Notebook with Centrino 1400 MHz (Intel 82801 chipset) and 512 MB RAM. I need Windows 98 SE with...
June 5th 05 10:30 PM
by Thomas Osthege Go to last post
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CD showing as Local Disk by Thom
I am attempting to install a 56x cd-rom from AOpen. It is recognized at dos when using the w98 boot disk and is accessible. When I boot into windows it shows as a local disk, with the same icon as c: and d:. When I try to explore the drive I get: 'The folder was either moved or removed' error...
May 30th 05 02:19 PM
by Thom Go to last post
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