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Keyboard and mouse are frozen out and there is no HDD activity indicated or audible. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Thies on 01/09/2005 Hello,on my PC this problem (hanging after loading msmouse.vxd) occurred after installing Kaspersky Anti-Virus Personal 5.0. (strange, can't see any relation to Ask a question and give support. Still booted up fine. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-98/win98se-cd-rom-help.php

I've removed all hardware except for RAM, videocard, and HDD but still nothing. Problem is solved. I've gone into safe mode and set it to Selective Startup with nothing checked and Diagnostic Startup but these havent resolved the problem. I told it to output the boot progress to bootlog.txt and sure enough like others said, it was giving me error 0016 while loading all of the fonts and my system

Windows 98 Startup Problems

If the system won't let you move it, I'm a bit confused since it appears Windows has actually booted.A rollup to the top is now required since I was under the The drives are only 2g and I wanted to run 98 & w2k-Pro. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Buster on 10/28/2007 Also had the win98se lockup on boot. Let us know the results or copy/paste the contents here, as asked before.

Normal boot, no errors.Stumbled on this thread via Google search for "msmouse.vxd." A big "Thank You" to all who posted tips that gave me the clues I needed. After the flash, I set the bios to PnP and manual. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: John on 12/28/2003 ***UPDATE***After some Advil and an evening of fighting with this system the regedit did not stick. Running Win98SE and taking a long time to boot up.

After replacing the modem and lead (which had been checked by the phone engineer and declared as "crispy fried") none of these messages appeared but the delay was still present. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Tommy on 04/27/2004 I had the same problem while trying to boot up into 98se. The top of the tower case right above the power supply was very uncomfortably hot. you could try here Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma.

When trying to move it, the message was thatto make sure it was not being used. What can I do now?thanksJim Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start. Before you do anything else, export the registry to a backup file. i got a system boot disc error so to clarify the instructions or at least what i did to achieve the same results...

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Will return to this site if I ever find out.Dennis Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: AkillerB on 07/21/2003 Hey, was getting equally frustrated. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-98-freezing-during-boot-up-but-eventually-does-boot-and-work.16508/ I agree totally with gummylick's post on 5/22/03. Windows 98 Startup Problems i'v read 4-5 mins. I don't use 98 much these days but I would really like to know what the cause of this problem is?

The time now is 10:58 PM. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-98/win-xp-vs-win2000-vs-win98se.php Create Account How it Works Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. Tried to reboot, but then it hung saying windows looking to load msmouse.vxd but could not install it.I went into system.ini and removed msmouse.vxd from the mouse driver line, which left bootup in SafeMode 2.

Login now. Please try again now or at a later time. Win98 does not actually load. weblink I'm used to XP and don't have much (read barely any) DOS knowlege so I am stuck.

If that doesn't work then you will need to install Windows to a new directory.Please help!! Can learn a lot here. I once spent five (yip five) hours trying to install a new sound card, re-installing drivers, reseating, etc only to discover I hadn't connected the ruddy speakers!!

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You don't need all this crap about Mode and code pages etc. I set the PnP OS to YES in the BIOS and it worked.thanks dude... Already have an account? Tell me if i'm wrong but i think it hates them?

I finally had to replace the new Enum entry with my old one (I hadn't deleted it, just renamed it), booted machine up with no glitch, before I reinstalled the video Nov 2, 2004 #5 scotiawhiskers TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 24 Thanks for all the help guys, but she has decided to take the PC to a local shop and get eventually Nov 17, 2008 Computer started freezing, now BSOD during boot-up Jul 3, 2010 Computer freezes during boot-up and in Windows Mar 11, 2014 Freezing during start-up Dec 24, 2009 Need check over here I have had this problem with a system that came into my shop.

This will be sorted by the content of the next file. No IRQ conflicts in Device Manager. Disabling is nice quick way to keep a device from loading without actually removing the drivers, same bang for buck. The reset will allow the fan to startup the boot, but the buttons at the front for power on and reboot do not work, until I have reset the I/O switch

Here is a quick utility to do so: http://freepctech.com/pc/002/files007.shtml Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Crystal on 09/10/2003 Okay...I am having this come up in my system information..How do I fix The article [Q118579] explains the root folder text file Msdos.sys set with Read-Only, System, and Hidden attributes, that this file is set to be at least 1,024 bytes in length, and by Cursorcowboy / February 23, 2004 4:27 AM PST In reply to: Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start. 1. I've a same problem and am just not able to fix it.

I used the same 98 disk on an install on another box the day before with no problems. Where do I get them? installed sound card and poof, hung after what was the mouse driver according to step-by-step. and it is quite expensive to come by here in australia.

I thought it was a mouse problem when it locked up after i told it to load msmouse.vxd. Several .fon files - for raster fonts however.Bill Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - stops at Win98 splash screen by tino20033 / October 30, 2009 1:59 PM PDT In