It could be a corrupted software program, an installed/uninstalled older program that requires a 16-bit environment. Estimated time remaining is at the 30-60 minutes point. ..... :cool: You know THIS time it got past it without using the /ie option!!!! BJTopic StarterGreenhorn Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « on: April 21, 2009, 07:45:25 PM » Been using this computer for an old DOS program and hence That is where I was ableto move all the fonts out of the Windows\fonts except forthe one. his comment is here
Already have an account? Mouse, keyboard etc. Almost like XP ) Jun 30, 2006 #6 gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,431 +77 Win 98 not so bad Indeed Win98 is not as bad as some think, but I have installed dozens of the these cards, and I have not as yet seen any difficulty.
From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here. This is something we all go through at one time.I wish I could help you more, but this could become an extremely long, and technical set of messages, while a repair the copying of the setup wizard to disk. Thanks a lot Logged patio ModeratorSage Maud' DibThanked: 1601 Experience: Beginner OS: Windows 7 Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « Reply #6 on: April 22,
Reid01-08-2001, 04:02 AMSome installation problems are remedied by Running Windows 98 Setup from Your Hard Disk, which is described in Windows 98 Setup.txt (http://support.microsoft.com/support/windows/readme/98/W98setuptxt.asp) (which is also on the CD). At least run system file checker to replace any suspect recent changes to system files. I checked under fonts inthe control panel and those fonts are there. No warning, no errors.
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Thanks for all your help.Jim Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-98-hangs-at-splash-screen-and-won-t-start-13047/ Since a few days ago, whenever I start computer, once everything is up, it completely freezes a few seconds afterwards. Windows 98 Stuck On Loading Screen If there were a program that could say xxx.dll caused it. Windows 98 Won T Boot The CPU has overheated and 98 crashes.Also in our last discussion there was a suggestion to try out LINUX since if Linux fails that's a great clue the hardware needs repair.Bob
Deleted them and try reboot after that. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-98/win98-installation.php Some simple things to check - run chkdsk, defragment, run a memory tester for a long time, run a hard drive tester for a long time. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 1, 2009 5:24 AM PST In reply to: Gee, Bob Remember I did not create the issues you are experiencing. I just spent an afternoon with a computer that would freeze randomly. Windows 98 Loading Screen Prank
Secondly if you know the installation history of this Machine it would help if you know the manner in which software was installed. 98 was very touchy and I always had If you can get to the safe mode, go into the properties of MyComputer (right click), highlight the device manager tab, look for any devices with a question mark. It can freeze any time in any program. weblink then with the /ie option, it accesses the floppy like crazy after the 100% point is reached, but then gets past it.
zardiw03-13-2005, 12:19 PMOK, maybe you're right on that.....This hang happens at the BEGINNING when the setup wizard is initializing, right after the initial copying of setup files. All I can do then is reboot but am in this cycle. During the registry scan/fix, at 79% complete the computer popped up:Registry Repair ResultsWindows found an error in your system files and was unable to fix the problem.
ByVigilante · 7 replies Jun 30, 2006 Hey fellas. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Your machine did have a few memory errors in a log but you cleared that and claim it has not failed since.If I look over your new post, the machine details Suppose all you can do is send the owner some detailed hardware testing instructions, and dont take 'cant' for an answer....
From a few minutes to 20 minutes or more. CNET Reviews Best Products Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Networking Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Phones Printers Software Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Web Hosting Forums News Apple Computers Deals The jumper settings were changed to match the CPU. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-98/win98-2nd-ed.php Via msconfig, startup tab, I also unchecked all files there but still the problem remains.Thx, BJ Logged brundle Guest Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up «
Too often I find old machines that people have pulled the heatsink off and didn't know to put a little drop of compound on to fill in the air voids.Even then by R. A virus will corrupt Windows operating systems. Problem is solved.
Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - That's a clue. SMF 2.0.11 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines Page created in 0.127 seconds with 24 queries. CV, could you give more detail on what you see leading up to the point where it hangs? [What are the chances of him still being around I wonder?] QUOTE As