AnonymousMay 21, 2014, 8:11 PM SuperSmartGeniusAtComputers said: I have a windows 98 labtop , but cant connect it to the internet. Return to top of page Will I need any special settings or passwords to connect? Mel G0GQK G0GQK, Nov 26, 2010 #9 EI3JU Ham Member QRZ Page Mel Does your Win98 machine have an ethernet port? '98 supports all common ethernet cards, so if it All the wireless functionality resides in the bridge. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-98/win-98-wireless-configuration-hermosa-wi-fi.php
All Rights Reserved. Copying is available only through the library’s copy machines located in front of the Business Center. You'll need to first check and see that a Cat 5e Ethernet card is installed inside the Win98 machine. If you do decide to install Wi-Fi, you've got 3 ways to do so: 1.) An internal PCI expansion slot card 2.) A USB port device 3.) Using a "wireless 802.11a/b/g/n
Proffitt Forum moderator / January 29, 2013 12:20 AM PST In reply to: how to set up wireless on windows 98 laptop Since Ethernet does work back then you only need I think it *has* to be 98 "Second Edition" for wireless networking and, as there is no equivalent of XP's Wireless Zero Configuration, you need to use the adapter's software to by R. The 802.11n specification doesn't support WEP, so your entire wireless network would run with 802.11g protocol.If possible, you'd be better connecting the old Win 98 PC by ethernet cable.
The OS doesn't even know wireless is in the picture. Get the answer house70Apr 25, 2014, 12:42 AM The system has to have a network adapter (ethernet, WiFi or both). Friday and Saturday - 10:00 a.m. http://forums.qrz.com/index.php?threads/installing-wi-fi-in-a-windows-98-pc.272888/ I think this driver would work.
Your laptop may have wireless built-in, or you can add a Wi-Fi compatible network card to it. Windows 98 Wifi Adapter Jul 4, 2012 Wireless LAN PCI Card Mar 9, 2007 Wireless Lan Card driver Oct 31, 2007 Having trouble getting a connection for LAN gaming over wireless Feb 22, 2012 installing So even if you do get the Win98 machine online via a Wi-Fi card, the machine will be at extremely high risk of being compromised. Friday and Saturday - 10:00 a.m.
You may also... I had a video problem with 10.04 on one pc but 10.10 fixed it. How To Connect Windows 98 To Wireless Internet KC8RLU, Nov 20, 2010 #2 G4LNA Ham Member QRZ Page Or just install one of the small Linux distributions. How To Connect Windows 98 To Internet Using Lan If you want to see how well it works, you can test it out in "live" mode by just booting your machine from your Linux CD.
Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Networking Today's Posts Looking for a wireless LAN card for Windows98 Bycharlie61 · 7 replies Jul 30, 2012 Post New Reply I am looking his comment is here He has completed college-level English language and English literature studies. However, keep in mind that Windows 98 is grossly outdated and there are no more security updates, or Windows 98 updates for that matter, being issued for that Windows version. Return to top of page Can I make copies from WIFI? Windows 98 Connect To Internet Via Ethernet
I could be totally wrong here, but with what I've seen with people asking if something will work for a now "non supported" and "out of date" Operating System, mainly happens Instead I would go with a distro (version) of Linux that uses a "lightweight" desktop i.e the XFCE or LXDE desktop. That's one positive reason why going with the Bridge works well on older hardware and software. 73s de KC8RLU aka Joe. this contact form http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/19/DriverDetails/Product/latitude-cpi-a?driverId=R20267&osCode=W98&fileId=2731124146&languageCode=EN&categoryId=NI&c=uk&s=dhs&l=en ......This is for my Dell Latitude CPi A.
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Jul 30, 2012 #2 Cinders TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 872 +12 Is Windows 98 still supported by your ISP? But in the end it's better just to upgrade your OS or buy a new laptop/desktop altogether. If you use an Ethernet Bridge, it shouldn't matter much. Windows 98 Lan Setup Even so, good luck (really) trying to find available Win 98 drivers for current networking hardware.
Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Hardware Unboxed Google+ Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones Besides not having to deal w/ compatibility issues, this probably ENHANCES your wireless signal for several reasons. navigate here Return to top of page What is the charge for WIFI?
Click to expand... Ask a question and give support. No, you are responsible for your own equipment. And third, the antenna solutions are often better, esp.
The downside is the much bigger footprint (at least some ppl would consider that a negative in some situations; e.g., it's not very portable). Return to top of page How can I use wireless Internet at the library? Ask a new question Read More Configuration Windows 98 Millenium Wireless Adapter Wireless Networking Product Related Resources Wireless Adapter Driver Installation Issue - TP-Link AC 1900 (Windows 7 64Bit, SP1) solved But that would be a bit over his head as far as how to set up and maintain; especially when your Linux background is zilch. 73s de KC8RLU.