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How to back up and restore the registry in Windows XP by Hot-Text
No Need To Reply https://web.archive.org/web/20120218220031/http://support.microsoft.com:80/kb/322756 Article ID: 322756 - Last Review: September 23, 2011 - Revision: 9.0 How to back up and restore the registry in Windows XP View products that this article applies to. System Tip This article...
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August 7th 17 05:22 AM
by Billy Ferrell Go to last post
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How To Install Windows 98 Backup by Mynews
J. P. Gilliver Have Say:: It's not installed as part of any installation. You have to look for it on the CD. Yes You Have To use The Windows 98 CD To Install It Click Start
July 29th 17 08:37 PM
by Mynews Go to last post
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memory error re load sprite 2 by [email protected]
On Wednesday, October 13, 1999 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-4, Michael Kilkenny Webster wrote: A friend of mine bought a PC 2 days ago that had been built for her. She has tried to load a chess program (the only program she has tried to load) onto it. She is getting a critical error message - 'not ...
June 3rd 17 04:04 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Win98 start-up logo screen wanted! by Harry Potter
Hi! I'm new to this forum and came to ask for an URL to a web site with Win98 start-up logo screens. So, where can I get some?
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June 2nd 17 01:33 AM
by Mynews Go to last post
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Can WannaCrypt infect a Windows 98 system by [email protected]
I've only heard it can infect Windows XP and newer versions of Windows. What about Win98, or Win95, WinME, or Windows 2000? Anyone know?
May 18th 17 12:49 AM
by Paul[_6_] Go to last post
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How to make a double-click only affect the clicked-on file ? by R.Wieser
Hello All, My old (bit still trusty) Win98se machine has got a quirk I am bothered with: sometimes (but always just after having switched from full-screen console to the GUI) when I, in the file exporer, double-click a file it behaves as if I have selected all files from start of the folder upto...
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April 9th 17 02:41 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_2_] Go to last post
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Need to remove a bad file association. by [email protected]
For some reason, VLC adopted the .BIN type file and associated itself with that extension. Those BIN files are system files and should not be associated with VLC. Since Win98 has several BIN files, I need to unassociate that ext. How do I do it? Clicking on one of them caused a system crash.......
March 7th 17 09:00 AM
by Lee Go to last post
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issues with replacement 40 GB hard drive in Win Me by William Bell
I just replaced an ailing 4 GB HD in my old laptop running Win Me with a new 40 GB drive. I'm having two issues: 1) Only 7.8 GB is being used of the 40 GB available (I did select to allow large hard disk support during Me installation) and 2) Even though I seem to shut down correctly...
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February 6th 17 08:47 AM
by Lee Go to last post
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Problem with writing/updating to a 32 GB USB stick. by R.Wieser
Hello all, I've got a problem with accessing a 32GB FAT32-formatted USB stick. Although reading from it seems to go fine, either writing big or many files to it causes the computer to freeze hard (forcing a hard reset). 8GB sticks have always worked fine (never had or used 16GB sticks). Does...
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February 2nd 17 10:05 AM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
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trying to install Win 98 onto flash drive, but problems by Dobbins etc
I am trying to install Win98 onto a flash drive (in my case 8 GB flash) as detailed he https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Qd7cDbtwj4 I get as far as the "Microsoft ScanDisk" screen during installation of '98 onto the flash drive, but then I keep getting hanging during the "directory...
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January 27th 17 07:48 PM
by Kerr Mudd-John Go to last post
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Install Win98 with no product key AND bypass upgrade check. by Joe[_8_]
I like how these annoying people like to learn people what it's legal and illegal. They make as mistakes in their life as they can, and when it is for a something like that they have a mouth/fingers to talk/type. They are the Good people on earth... This is not your business to learn people what...
January 25th 17 03:48 AM
by 98 Guy[_5_] Go to last post
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Is there any way to Disable "secure" webites that use HTTPS? by [email protected]
When using the limited browsers available for Windows 98, such as Firefox 2.x or IE6, it was bad enough trying to open many of the current websites which are highly bloated with a lot of useless scripts and other code. Now, it's gotten 100 times worse with so many websites switching to "secure"...
January 19th 17 08:09 AM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
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How to view the Sender's Info (Headers) in Thunderbird by [email protected]
I'm running Thunderbird 2.0.0.24 under Win98se. I only use it for email. (I use Agent for Newsgroups). I have a relative who sends me emails, who is clueless about the working of a computer. Sometimes they email me from their smartphone, other times its from their computer. I looked at the...
January 12th 17 07:24 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Pagefile Virtual Memory by gargoyle60
For windows 98 is it possible to have the pagefile split across different drives in the same way as for Windows XP?
January 12th 17 02:04 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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How to get back the motherboard beeps ? by R.Wieser
Hello all, Years and years ago I think I allowed my soundcard to "take over" the system-beeps that normally go to the motherboards buzzer, and I would now like to reverse the setting. I've got a small program just calling kernel32's "Beep" with different frequencies, but all I now get is a "ding"...
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December 11th 16 08:12 PM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
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stop splash and boot dos by Bill Cunningham
How was it again that we can stop the splash screen? And you can boot into DOS without going to windows first. Is it with the win.ini file? It's been so long I forget. Bill
December 2nd 16 11:14 PM
by Computer Nerd Kev[_2_] Go to last post
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Formatting a FAT32 disk by gargoyle60
I have an old desktop PC in which I have been swapping HDDs. Previously one of the drives, a 4.1GB, was used with Linux, which now I want to reload Windows 98. I have since used a GParted LiveCD to delete/recreate the partition table and have created a single Fat32 primary partition for the...
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November 26th 16 02:47 PM
by Kerr Mudd-John Go to last post
16 6,090
Blocking google adversizing, twitter, fecebook using hosts-fileentries by Etal
J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote: writes: 98 Guy menulis: 127.0.0.1 localhost # ALWAYS make sure "127.0.0.1 localhost" is the first line
April 28th 16 02:41 AM
by Etal Go to last post
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In which folder are the USB drivers stored in 98se? by [email protected]
In which folder are the 'INSTALLED' USB drivers stored in 98se? I got a driver file that is supposed to recognise all flash drives.(Whether it works is just a matter of trying it). Presently I can only access a few of these flash drives and they are all 4gb or less. I want to try this file, but I...
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March 30th 16 04:27 AM
by Donald G. Davis Go to last post
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I'm running VLC for XP on Win98se by [email protected]
This is interesting. I installed VLC 2.0.5 (32 bit) on Windows 98se, and it works perfectly. This version is listed for XP and higher. It's not even supposed to work on Win 2000. The last version intended for Win98 was ver 1.0.2 from 2009. I wonder how this can be????
March 7th 16 06:43 PM
by 98 Guy[_5_] Go to last post
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