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It copies files over and gets all the way to 100%. I will not be held responsible if this document causes your computer to explode or burst into flames. or should this be done by a professional? Lets see if I understand correctly. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-98/connecting-a-windowsxp-machine-to-a-windows98-machine-via-direct-cable-connection.html

Sep 12, 2013 #18 gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,425 +77 Are you a fully-paid-up masochist? Does anyone have a link to a step by step procedure for this preferably including fdisk? Bill Wilkison I've got a trojan virus that has put a lot of crap in my Window's registry - of course, its a bogus way for somebody to supply me with Omissions?

Dual Boot Windows 98 And Xp Step By Step

Start a new discussion instead. Thanks in advance for your help! A 'proper' install CD is definitely bootable and actually contains a Dos OS.

If you ever decide to go ahead and do it, you can find instructions here:http://www.daniweb.com/techtalkforums/thread11350.html 0 jaishankar 11 Years Ago Hi, Can I install Windows 98 on an XP machine? Jared Lieberman 1.359 visualizaciones 12:23 Installing dual boot Windows98 and WindowsXP - Duración: 1:44:57. I bought new ones and still had the same problems. Installed win98 & XP on 2 partitions-Win98 partition files now showing up on XP Dec 25, 2005 Problems with hard drives and re-installing XP Dec 27, 2004 Installing 2 hard drives

Mar 3, 2002 #1 Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345 +11 Originally posted by ladyups I want to put XP on the new second drive and be able to dual boot How To Install Windows 98 Over Windows Xp Several functions may not work. UPDATE 2- I have tried reinstalling Windows 98 Second Edition from the DOS Prompt with Windows XP Service Pack 1 installed. And the problem is you can't Boot to a Floppy and use a CDROM at the same time because the slot for Floppy or CDROM is a shared slot.

When the machine reboots I get a NTLDR is missing error and it won't continue installing. That limit does not apply to the Dell, of course, I'm just warning you in case you try installing on a newer PC. Mar 4, 2002 #6 SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,715 +397 Originally posted by ladyups First, if you are doing a dual boot, I take it you would load separate For Home, the default password is blank, so just hit Enter.

How To Install Windows 98 Over Windows Xp

You understand correctly about the setup here. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/installing-xp-and-win98-on-2-hard-drives.318/ The easy way out would be to purchase a USB (assuming you have USB) Floppy or CDROM drive. Dual Boot Windows 98 And Xp Step By Step I'm trying to install XP on a machine that the hard drive is wiped clean of all data. Windows 98 Boot Disk Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users.

Steve McInnis 3.983 visualizaciones 3:40 Instalacion de Windows 98 con Windows XP - Duración: 2:31. Thanks again. XP can wait. n i wanna install it clean onto my desktop but it dont have a dvd in it n im not buyin one either!!

I now have a dual boot system with XP and Win98 and it is working great. Choose Repair.8) You'll be asked which XP installation you want to log into. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-98/solved-cable-transfer-from-98-machine-to-new-xp-machine.html Recordármelo más tarde Revisar Recordatorio de privacidad de YouTube, una empresa de Google Saltar navegación ESIniciar sesiónBuscar Cargando...

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Feb 20, 2007 #11 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies. Join the community here. If you want to install Windows95 or Windows98 with WindowsNT4.0 or Windows2000, the boot volume must be formatted as FAT, not NTFS, because Windows95 and Windows98 must be installed on the Is this a good/bad idea?

Popular Articles Latest Comments My Books Translate © 2017 Advanced PC Media LLC, all rights reserved. Your participation helps us to help others. posted 1 Sep 2007 - show 2 replies - Reply - Permanent Link Admin Administrator Not possible to install win98 to a ntfs partition. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-98/network-on-win98-machine-and-a-xp-machine.html WindowsXP will automatically upgrade any NTFS partitions it finds on your system to the version of NTFS used in Windows2000 and WindowsXP.

When it saw a bootable disc in the CD drive it started loading from that rather than the HDD. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. The techy info you have supplied is interesting but at this stage it is going into the "too hard" basket ( on my hard drive). You'll find the options there.

So just as before, you will need a proper install CD whichever way you go. But don't know how to proceed. I even had 2 copies of XP dual booting Mar 6, 2002 #8 ladyups TS Rookie Topic Starter Thanks to all of you for your information and support. Información Prensa Derechos de autor Creadores Publicidad Desarrolladores +YouTube Términos Privacidad Política y seguridad Enviar sugerencias Probar las nuevas funciones Cargando...

Nano 7.403 visualizaciones 2:31 Installing Windows 98 on the Dell Latitude CPi - Duración: 19:25. If this was not done before installation of Windows XP, then only special software such as Partition Magic can perform this. It will allow windows to boot from C: and continue the installation. Switch whatever out so your CD drive can be used. 3.

I don't want it to over write my 98.