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Windows 310,929 views 8:46 How to update Windows XP - Duration: 4:10. Oct 29, 2009 #7 ravisunny2 TS Ambassador Posts: 1,980 +11 Why not install Win 98 in a Virtial PC running on XP ? Choosing an upgrade version Pg 3. Some1 on this forum mentioned the reason being it's already been as patched as they'd like.but without the ability to update from MS, it makes me nervous for the future of his comment is here

Super VGA (800 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) (NT) processor is 1100Mhz (not 110Mhz) by linkit / May 8, 2006 2:54 AM PDT In reply to: I Any manufacturer (AMD, Intel, IBM, VIA, etc.) will do. I am seriously thinking of going over to Linux. Add to Want to watch this again later?

Dual Boot Windows 98 And Xp Step By Step

Win98toXp 28,599 views 2:15 In-Place upgrade from Windows 98 SE to XP Home Edition - Duration: 31:54. Just don't install it to the same partition as 98 and all is well. A new one will have faster cpu, better graphics, etc. arises from the use of this document, I will not be responsible for it.

Maybe use offline or install Linux. Should I look into buying full versions of Suse or Red Hat? SNIP Edited 7 Years Ago by happygeek: email snipped 0 caperjack 875 7 Years Ago I partitioned new HDD during new OEM XP install in anticipation of later installing Win 98se Today's computers really don't get the best out of Windows 98.

It must be the Administrator account password). How To Install Windows 98 Over Windows Xp A video adaptor and monitor capable of displaying 800x600 resolution. Type exit and restart your system. At the A: prompt type X:\Win98\Setup.exe where X: is your CD-ROM drive.

There is usually only one installation. Sign in to report inappropriate content. Also that they are DVD's. by Papa Echo / May 7, 2006 2:19 PM PDT In reply to: Upgrade from Win98 to WinXP ...let in win XP Home by whatever means, I would suggest checking out

How To Install Windows 98 Over Windows Xp

by DarCLew2 / May 8, 2006 7:05 AM PDT In reply to: Oops! :) Guess I am prone to errors too. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-98-and-windows-xp-dual-boot-system-step-by-step.135738/ You keep your existing drive configuration, most of your programs and a lot of your settings if you upgrade, minimizing the impact of learning to use WinXP for the first time. Dual Boot Windows 98 And Xp Step By Step Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... How To Upgrade Windows 98 To Windows 7 by Maxxam / May 15, 2006 8:54 AM PDT In reply to: some suggestions Thanks guys for helping me think this out.

or should this be done by a professional? this content Windows XP will now begin the install procedure SEARCH PCSTATS Use the power of Google to search all of PCSTATS and the PCSTATS Forums. So why bother? including a comprehensive FAQ, installing XP from DOS and how to dual boot with formatting.

You may want to suggest adding a larger hard disk, keeping the 20GB for the Operating System, and using the 2nd disk for new programs and data storage.4] XP with SP2 posted 1 Jun 2012 - show 2 replies - Reply - Permanent Link Unregistered so you are using a guide dog to navigate and your not blind or you are blind Your base system seems more than adequate, but check out the others HERE.This is very important, as some, if not most devices for Win98 will not work in Win XP, same weblink Run dual operating systems?

Not as smooth as win98 SE mind you, but it was still acceptable.RAM was fine too. Full version It is safer to get/purchase it from Microsoft or fromVendors licenced to sell Microsoft XP Home. My flight stick only works on win98 tho, and I may replace that one day when I get back into flight games.

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If the file copying process is not done u have to again boot from winxp cd and follow the above. im a noob! Install Linux on your old computer and use it for Internet and general office work if you don't want Win98. Computer will no longer go to sleep with Windows 10 Last Post 5 Days Ago When I quit for the day on my PC I always used "sleep" instead of shutdown.

You'll be asked which XP installation you want to log into. 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. Then install 98 to that 4 gig. check over here From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here.

Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Windows 98 and Windows XP dual boot system (step bystep) ByDLambie ยท 7 replies Oct 5, 2009 I am needing to create Oct 30, 2009 #8 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies. Mine was just a suggestion.Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Mark, I had emailled you about but said you were Max Duh! If there is, you have successfully installed Windows 98, and a menu has already been created.

Is this a good/bad idea? Notes Microsoft has released a file that creates Boot Disk Floppies for installing Windows XP. But yeah, the only issue with a new PC is transferring all your old stuff to your new PC. Games and software have started the transition to being 2000/XP compatible only, and it's only a matter of time before the operating system loses its viability completely.

As you lamented, I too wish I could go back in time and put all the money spent on upgrades for that computer towards one of today's new machines. Choose Repair. But, old programs that are not designed for this cool new operating system will either refuse to work or work improperly.