A Windows 98 & ME forum. Win98banter

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » Win98banter forum » Windows ME
Site Map Home Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

Post New Thread
Threads in Forum : Setup & Installation Forum Tools Search this Forum Feed Icon
  Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Reverse Sort Order Views
New PC, ME with old BIOS by William B. Lurie
That's the best I can describe it. I have a hard drive from my old PC with ME on it. It won't boot in Normal Mode in my new PC, I suspect because it was mad with a different BIOS. However, it boots just fine in Safe Mode. Is there a way to get around this? (I hope I made it clear enough). Thanks.
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
April 10th 08 12:59 AM
by Mart Go to last post
87 4,579
ME Reinstallation (Clean Install) Problems by RN
I had a processor die a few weeks ago, so I decided to install a new processor and motherboard. Of course this played havoc with the operating system and made it very unstable. It'us useable, but not stable at all. So, I decided to try a clean install on a new drive. Problem is the system does not...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
July 8th 04 02:03 PM
by RN Go to last post
56 2,983
Not enough memory, it says... by [email protected]
But I have plenty (1GB) and 3 GB empty on hard drive. This is a fairly new installation and I just upgraded to video so that I could use high resolution. When I went to setup the modem, it wouldn't let me...... not enough memory, close some programs. But I have practically nothing running. Please...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
September 6th 06 03:30 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
39 2,410
EBD Creation Problems. by Ben B
Hello, I encounter this message when attempting to make an EBD: "Error Details. The following error occurred: "The file was not found(error #2). Setup could not finish opening a file on the source disk. Source file: A:\Autoexec.ebd Destination file: C:\WINEBD0.400\EBD\autoexec.bat= BASE2.CAB" All...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
June 1st 04 08:11 PM
by Noel Paton Go to last post
38 2,991
Can't start windows by Brande
My neighbours son had a new game for Christmas, went to put it on and the computer said, not enough memory, so in his haste to get this game on he went into winme folder and deleted a file. Now we can't get the computer to load up past the password page. I have tried to load in safe mode, but...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
January 28th 05 07:20 PM
by Noel Paton Go to last post
33 3,077
su0410 error by Peter Brown
i'm trying to load windows me, but when i get to the "checking installed components" i get a su0410 error - c:\wininsto400\msdxwin.inf missing/damaged or not enough memory. 1) What is this file? how can i re-install it from my windows 98 cd 2) when it says not enough memory does it mean memory on...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
February 18th 05 03:12 PM
by Mart Go to last post
31 1,945
A Resource Hog. by Ben B
Hello, This is a question I have about my system as it presently stands. Unsure of what maybe relevant to the reader I offer this: I have an Intel Celeron II 633MHz CPU on an Asus P3V4X Motherboard (1 ISA, 6 PCI, 1 AGP, 4 DIMM). Chipset Via VT82C694X Apollo Pro 133A. RAM 384MB (SDRAM). 2...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
February 11th 05 01:31 PM
by Jack E Martinelli Go to last post
30 2,166
Are there drivers for TFT screen under WinME/Win)8 available ? by Gunter Hansen
I am thinking about to buy a TFT screen for an older PC on which a WinME resp. Win98 is running. Are there drivers available for these old WinOS? Or is the minimum Win2000 required to use TFT screens ? Gunter
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
October 23rd 05 10:06 PM
by Mike M Go to last post
29 2,459
Yea Thanks Microsoft by Tony1966
Everything was going beautifully with my new set up (ME desktop + vista laptop) until I decided (God alone knows why) to perform a Windows Update on ME - all avenues of repair have failed so far - now onto a system restore - probably ending up with a full reinstall. Why did I bother with the...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
July 4th 07 11:42 AM
by Mike M Go to last post
24 2,146
WinME Reinstall: Seek Advice on advisability doing this by BrianZ
I am hoping Noel Paton, Koldbear or someone much more savvy that me can provide some common sense and tech advice to prevant me from melting down my old Compaq Presario 5000 desktop. Backstory: My WinME operating system, as currently configured, is continually melting into increasingly...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
January 31st 06 11:25 PM
by Shane Go to last post
23 2,174
clean install of Win2K by helpMe
I just about given up on trying to do a clean install of my Win Me system. My Win Me system was packaged with an IBM NetVista desktop with IBM recovery CDs. I do have (from work) a WIN 2K install CD (with key). Can I do a clean install of WIN 2K (after FDISK (SINGLE PARTITION) , FORMAT) or would...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
August 14th 06 07:49 AM
by Mike M Go to last post
22 2,086
ME firewall???? by Ledheadpb
Does Windows ME even have a firewall. I have looked in almost every place possible and cant seem to find one. I dont know when i last updated the windows either because it is not my home PC and i dont use it everyday, but it seems to get virus all the time. Another problem that does happen is...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
May 18th 07 02:04 AM
by Gary S. Terhune[_2_] Go to last post
21 1,800
Clean ME by canna
Hi, As I prepare to receive my new machine and move to XP, I'm going to sell my current PC running an OEM version of WinMe. It didn't come with a winME disk and I'm wondering is there a way to clean the PC and leave it as if ME has just been installed. Any ideas? Many thanks,
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
October 2nd 06 08:23 PM
by rpmsfpr Go to last post
21 1,626
Uninstall ME by ms
A used Dell computer, no system disks, no ME install disk. It is running ME, IMO it originally came from Dell with W98SE installed. ME does not appear in Add/Remove programs. How to cleanly uninstall ME?
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
May 10th 05 12:06 AM
by ms Go to last post
21 2,312
Internet Options, About Blank and MSN. by Ben B
Hello, I have always used 'About Blank' and I wish to continue using it. However since a recent repartition, format and install of WinMe I find MSN declines to let me have the priviledge of choice. My setting, 'About Blank' is arbitrarily changed to MSN. This after a a very few uses of I.E....
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
July 10th 04 11:38 PM
by Mike M Go to last post
20 1,733
A number of issues in a Dell computer by ms
Some questions came up to do with ME on this used Dell computer. Several relate to my earlier thread. 1. Password screen- as suggested, deleted all *.pwl files, next reboot, entered only username, close, rebooted again, password screen back, just as in W98SE. 2. Accessories folder was there,...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
May 16th 05 04:25 PM
by Mart Go to last post
19 2,446
SLOW boot by ray
I just installed ME on a formatted hard drive. Everything is working good except it takes a long time to boot up. It gets to the windows screen and just sits there. The only thing on screen is a green background and the hourglass mouse pointer. The red light is flashing so it is doing SOMETHING,...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
October 9th 04 12:41 PM
by Mart Go to last post
19 1,360
I need to reassign partition letters by Nigel Andrews
I have just removed a faulty hard drive (D:) and 3 of the 4 partitions on the primary hard drive (C:) which were E: F: and G: have all moved down one! I did know, but have forgetten, how to reassign these partitions their original letters. Please could someone clue me in? I have looked in Control...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
May 5th 05 10:45 PM
by Nigel Andrews Go to last post
19 1,671
Incomplete startup of Me by JNB
My computer running Me will not finish booting up. It paints the box asking for username and password, which I setup for different users, but does not display the different valid usernames. When I close that box by clicking the X, the music plays but it stops right there with a plain blue...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
September 3rd 07 01:23 AM
by Mart Go to last post
17 1,947
Slipstream WinMe (Custom Install CD) by SeaSpeeder
Is it possible to slipstream Windows Me to create a custom install CD that is already updated with IE 6 SP1 and other Windows Updates? You can do this with certain versions of Office, and I've heard you can do it with Windows XP. What about Windows Me? Does it matter if my CD is oem or...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
December 31st 04 07:35 AM
by SeaSpeeder Go to last post
17 1,123
Post New Thread


Display Options
Showing threads 1 to 20 of 853
Sorted By Sort Order
From The
Forum Tools Search this Forum
Search this Forum :

Advanced Search

New posts New posts More than 15 replies or 150 views Hot thread with new posts
No new posts No new posts More than 15 replies or 150 views Hot thread with no new posts
Closed Thread Thread is closed  
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:44 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2018 Win98banter.
The comments are property of their posters.