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I don't suppose you are in London by any chance? Ask a question and give support. This will ensure that it will not try to boot from other devices before booting from the CD / DVD drive. All our modifications are done. 9) Create one last folder: On your C: drive create one last folder and name it "final edit" then copy the following files to it: USB.IN_ http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-98/win-98-does-not-recognize-cd-rom-drives.html

make another folder on your C: drive and name it edited backup and copy the files from the edited folder into edited backup. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Leave this field empty Search for: Related Posts Rebuild icon cache to fix incorrectly displayed icons Checkpoints for fixing a bad Neither are the drivers for the new MB. Aug 2, 2009 #11 eliyahusegal TS Rookie Windows Updates Does Windows Updates run smoothly? http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/software-os/f/3524/t/17704063

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Now add your changed files from C:\final edit, Make sure you are adding the files to the I386 directory in the iso. You may end up having to mess around with the jumpers on the HDs to set the new one to "master" 9 7/2/2009 (7:00 am) by I.T IS THE WORLD This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Sorry!

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I managed to install a laptop with usb so my hopes are on this method. Reply donna says: 12 December 2010 at 1:52 You need to get a fill file for the hard drive from Dell. HP TrueVision HD Webcam (front-facing) with integrated digital microphone. Install Windows 98 Usb Flash Drive I have followed the suggestions below but the end result is after the Win 98 startup screen flashes on from the CD, the install stops because "This program requires Microsoft Windows."

Feb 17, 2009 #6 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 This is a Guide thread No it doesn't matter if it's CD or DVD. Windows 98 Laptop For Sale Jan 6, 2012 Can you make an external USB hard drive, bootable and use as a Primary Drive Feb 4, 2010 Add New Comment You need to be a member to Do you have any Idea which of the disks this is on? https://www.raymond.cc/blog/how-to-install-usb-mass-storage-device-on-windows-98/ i installed grub4dos with the iso of winxp works but also stuck at the BSOD 7B.

No need to swap drives for anything. Windows 98 Service Pack dunno if it's true. No, create an account now. Special thanks goes out to kimsland for helping me with getting this guide ready to be posted to the forums.

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Is that my best option? 18 3/25/2011 (11:11 am) by jajmn1 jajmn1 (1 Posts) are you sure about xp having no issues changing HD to another computer. http://www.ebay.com/bhp/windows-98-laptop i'm curently useing a friends laptop, so i hope to hear from u soon. Windows 98 Usb Support COOL.. Windows 98 Computer For Sale Thanks in advance.

I does work in the computer. Is Windows 98 capable of using an ethernet card? If so all I have is a Windows 95 UPGRADE disk.I'm sure we can figure this out somehow.Thanks.Quote from: Computer_Commando on April 23, 2012, 04:58:55 PMThe best way I have found First it'll do SCANDSK and probably find some errors in the hard drive. Download Usb Driver For Windows 98 Second Edition

Even if you just want a change, this would be the perfect change. I do have a laptop noted in my first post that has Windows XP Home SP2 but it runs painfully slow and I was looking to install Windows 98 back on Tested: Yes, boots to bios. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-98/cd-drives-vanished-from-win-98-system.html Getting started book Coa Product Key included. 20 Gb hard drive 7.84 Gb usable for windows 98.COMPAQ ARMADA VINTAGE E500 LAPTOP WINDOWS 98 SERIAL PARALLEL READY TO USE P3 $80.00Buy It

Memory Technology...HP 17-X051NR 17.3" Laptop Intel Core i3-6100U 2.3GHz 6GB 1TB Windows 10 $249.99Buy It Nowor Best OfferFree ShippingThis product comes with: Laptop only. Windows 98se Drivers Pack Reply Steve says: 11 November 2010 at 19:44 You can repair the bootmgr by performing the startup recovery 3 times using the vista/windows 7 install disk after the third attempt at It needed proof there was a valid copy of Windows installed beforehand.

When ready, open the terminal and type these commands to copy the DOS flash drive onto the internal HDD (as always, verify that the device names are correct for your case):

After this, the drives are recognized as valid installation devices by the Windows XP installer. If you have HPFS or Windows NT file system, you must create an MS-DOS boot partition. Logged Windows10 69Z28Topic StarterIntermediate Re: Loading Windows 98 Upgrade issues. « Reply #10 on: May 01, 2012, 05:59:49 AM » Yes it is a 3Com device. Windows 98 Laptop Amazon If having added a new hard disk, then one should make sure that the disk controller doesn't attempt to boot from the new hard disk.

Then image the hard drive with DOS Ghost, then restore the image on the target machine. remember one thing keeping your C: without any important files will be safe anyways, because i haven't kept anything on that anything other than OS. About Contact Us How would i do it. Use a simple Texteditor...

Insert the following in the [HiveInfs.Fresh] section: Make sure the entries are lined up [HiveInfs.Fresh] AddReg = hivedef.inf,AddReg AddReg = hivesys.inf,AddReg AddReg = hivesft.inf,AddReg AddReg = hivecls.inf,AddReg AddReg = hiveusd.inf,AddReg AddReg Fields Print Pages: [1] 2 All Go Up « previous next » Computer Hope » Microsoft » Microsoft Windows » Windows 3.x/9x/ME » Loading Windows 98 Upgrade issues. stealthmode said: Also I need to know you have a genuine and real hologram XP cd in front of youClick to expand... At this point I am unsure of what to do to fix this.Thanks.

Have you also now only got a C: drive showing and no other partion. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Maybe Go without dependency management can be a go... Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Any idea? I've done it quite a few times with 98, never with XP, so I can't be sure it won't react differently. maybe this info will help some random peruser of these things, but I haven't had a chance to organize these memos yet. enter the number backwords...

No such luck. Make sure you get a small menu asking about CD-ROM support. DriverGuide maintains an archive of supported Dell Computer Removable Drive drivers available for free Download for the most popular Dell Computer products and devices. I have all, I think, of the original disks that came from Dell with my Latitude CPt laptop.

Everything works well with that OS, but if I install SP3 the Inspiron 3000 is a dog and takes forever for anything to come up when I click on something. Is it possible to find drivers for it to work with 98?Quote from: Computer_Commando on April 30, 2012, 08:54:13 AMThat part number looks like a 3Com device.HP acquired 3Com in 2010. Apr 18, 2009 #8 snead1992 TS Rookie thanks a alot for post nobardin but i'm having exactly the same problem as killbob...any clues at all? After that I had to install CD-ROM drivers from the Multi-Disk and then the Windows 98 Upgrade disk.

valis replied Feb 10, 2017 at 8:43 PM Computer randomly crashing Ronc303 replied Feb 10, 2017 at 8:32 PM Sound Issue LIS333 replied Feb 10, 2017 at 8:17 PM Deleting one Select proper boot device or insert boot media BOOTMGR is missing. Sep 14, 2009 #22 stealthmode TS Rookie Posts: 26 it gets tricky booting to the usb but we will come to this when your ready as the bios will try to A guy formatted the hard drive removing both partitions.