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New memory is not usable! (8GB installed, 3.98GB usable) Printer problem windows 98 Windows 98 and USB HP photosmart problem Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark For me, I detested the security leaks, phone home tendencies, and anemic configurability of XP Home. So I just wanted to share my experience, is all. If you continue to "jump on the bandwagon" everytime Microsoft claims they have a better and better system, they will never fix issues. navigate here

your comment about Microsoft's Knowledge base and the bible, I have one major difference: I try not to get bogged down with the stuff MS come out with in their knowledge rational. regardless of how much power your computer has. Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98!?!?!?!?!?!?! https://forums.techguy.org/threads/advice-given-w2k-doesnt-see-win98.28579/

Why build for XP and then throw the old OS back in? And in case you forgot - no one is asking, telling, wanting or demanding that you upgrade to anything. And Microsoft has stated awhile ago they will not be supporting 9x/Me in the future. Last time I checked ...an XP upgrade was just over 100 bucks or so...at least the same amount as what you are going to pay for SF 7.0.

What Gives... I had a Compaq with a K6-2 chip, and was satisfied. I'm going to assume at least some of your Windows9x computers (like all your 98SE machines perhaps) have file & print sharing enabled. But until a killer app comes along (and SF7 ain't it), I'm not spending a dime on an OS I don't need.

wallisJul 10, 2006, 5:25 AM what you need to do is to ping these addresses in this order127.0.0.1 - tcpip stack192.168.0.1 - routerthen try the internetif you get no returned packets If one wants to stay on top of newer versions of software and hardware, one has to eventually move up to 2000 or XP. If everyone followed the advice in this great book, we'd all be a lot better off. few seconds on my setup).

These are extras to install and not necessarily included in Control Panel-Windows Setup.To inventory running processes, download Process Explorer, or use WinTop.exe from W95 Power Tools.Windows 2000 had a minimum of About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories After that, I'll probably end up reinstalling 98.I too haven't worked on 98 for....well probably about 5 years. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - win98 admin tools for component services by Worshipful1 / October 22, 2008 12:42 PM PDT In reply to: Administrative tools in Win98 WIN98

PainJul 10, 2006, 3:12 AM The dns setting on the w98 box will be 192.168.0.1 (the routers LAN IP address). https://books.google.com/books?id=Kz0EAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA84&lpg=PA84&dq=%7BAdvice+Given%7D+-+W2K+doesn't+see+Win98&source=bl&ots=uOhjz3RIeM&sig=VHjOxxMs6e16FEHVa90BwgWfEok&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiF19aTj8zRAhVJ5YMKHV7JApAQ6AEI It's not a crossover.Basically I would like to know if there's anything I've missed - I'm not asking anyone if using Windows 98 and the internet is a good idea. If someone feels so strongly about having a system that works as it is now, why would they want to upgrade at all? And, I imagine that legions of people will be especially angry when Photoshop ceses to be compatible with Win9x.

Every adapter on the network is 3COM, 3C905C-TX on the clients, 3C980 on the server and hub is a superstack 3COM. check over here sk Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98? If you want to be part of the latest and greatest software offerings...you have a simple choice to make - pony up a few bucks and enjoy it or...stay with your Although, I can assure you that I didn'y go "backwarrd" by installing win 98 AFTER win 2000, that would be silly!

weilinJul 10, 2006, 2:18 AM statically route it. Reply by: MJPollard Date: 10/23/2003 1:35:16 PM I feel your pain, m'friend. Good thing I set out my assumptions. his comment is here Reply by: vanblah Date: 10/22/2003 1:28:15 PM I know ...

Keep it in the Recycled Bin for the time being. My choice for now is Windows 98se and since it does what I need it to do, I'm going to stick with it. (It aint broke so I'm not going to What Gives...

Home=$99, Pro=$139.

maury73Jul 10, 2006, 1:12 AM Sure you're using the right cable? For me, for now, I will be sticking with Windows 98se because all the software I own (or should I say have the right to use) works great with what I Some of the small files in the C root directory are boot files and other system files for w2k. However with their Win98 system we can't get it to connect.The router has a light saying that the PC is connected to it, however under the 'attached devices' menu in the

mesarectifierJul 10, 2006, 1:18 AM I'm using a straight CAT5 cable. This is really what progress is all about ! Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98!?!?!?!?!?!?! weblink What Gives...