im trying to breath life into a really old ibm Thinkpad pentium 2. I think it runs windows NT or Windows 98
it turns on and asks me to enter the year and date
then it gets stuck on next screen which shows a large window with an blinking image "0 > 1". but it won't respond to any keystrokes...
I want to run some old software. I was told that I could put a compatible OS on a flash drive and then boot from it. I have a 98 installation CD that I purchase many many moons ago but when I try to install I get a message that I can’t install this version of windows within my current Windows 7...
I have an old pair of vintage HP Vectra computers. They are both of the VL/200 series. They have some mild fading on them, (see pictures) and I have replaced the CD drive in both of them. They work fine though, and have been thoroughly tested and preloaded with Microsoft Windows 98 Second...
So I have an old laptop that has been owned forever pretty much. I know it's old but I would still like to salvage it. It came with Windows 98 but it has since been upgraded to Windows 2000 Professional about a decade ago. It started getting blue screen errors about some hive file error or...
Does anyone here know where I can find the 7.0b update/ISO for Office 95 Professional? And if you have the update/ISO yourself, would it be possible to upload it temporarily so I can download it?
Any help will be appreciated, please reply soon, thank you.
Does anyone have the year 2000 update files for Microsoft Office 95/97? Their names are as follows:
If anyone here has these files could you please point me somewhere where I can download them, or could you possibly upload your files somewhere so I can download...
When I first discovered that I could do this about a decade and a half ago, not very many people knew about it. Now, there are quite a bit of people that know how but just in case your in the category of people that do not then I will teach you about this. I am referring to Compatibility Mode...
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I remember a long time ago when I had an old computer that ran windows 98, I got a message on it and it said, "Your computer will blow up in 5 seconds" I immediately unplugged it. Now I'm wondering if a virus could make a computer blow up. If a virus stops your computer from turning off in the...
Hello, I currently have Oracle VirtualBox installed on my computer (Windows 7). The OS I have installed in VirtualBox is Windows 98. I would like to know if there is any way to get my Belkin USB WiFi Adapter (F91101v1) to work on Windows 98 in the VM?
Hey guys, I'm trying to install Flash Player on Win 98SE and it simply won't work. There is no version of flash on it now, and no antivirus to block installation. I'm running KernelEx with both Opera 10.10 and Firefox 3.6 and I've tried using both to install flash versions 8, 9, and 10.3 all...
I have a laptop running windows 98 but it has no parallel port.It has two USB Ports.My printer only has Parallel port. Can I buy a USB/Parallel port adaptor to use the printer.If so, what do I need ? regards Charles
Hello, I have recently rediscovered my old Sony Vaio Notebook (PCG-505E) Running Windows 98.
I have cleaned it up, defragged it and got it running pretty well however I just tried to boot it in DOS mode and it is now stuck, very stuck! I got the following messages:
Windows 98 is now starting...
I have a very old Sony Vaio Notebook (PCG-9231) running Windows 98. I decided to re-start it in "MS DOS" mode just to see if I could troubleshoot some OS glitches (I have no idea what i'm doing just so you know, I'm a Mac person) and now it's STUCK in "MS DOS" mode (guess thats what it's called)...
In result of an attempt to install a font software, the laptop is no longer useable. It will not go into windows or safe mode. When booting up the message error loading explorer.exe. Then you must reinstall windows. I prefer not to loose my information. Does anyone have any ideas?
compaq armada 1750 Windows 98. A result of an attempt to install a font software, the laptop is no longer useable. It will not go into windows or safe mode. When booting up the message error loading explorer.exe. Then you must reinstall windows. I prefer not to loose my information...
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I had to reinstall Windows 98 in my laptop -- something I've done many
times -- but this time, when it's all finished, now, every time I reboot, I
have to "Enter Network Password" to get to the desktop.
Actually, I don't enter anything -- I...
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I have a real challenge! I have a laptop that has XP installed on it.
This has been provided by my employer and is locked down. I also want
to use the PC for domestic use using Windows98. I have Windows98 on a
bootable 2.5in disk, but...
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When I connect my Qtek S100 to my windows98 computer at work, it asks for
drivers. I left the driver cd at home, and I can't seem to find any
usb-drivers for PocketPC (or Windows Mobile). Does anyone know where I can
I've recently wiped an eMachines etower 566i that I had come by that DIDN'T have the disks with it.
I reinstalled Windows 98 SE (which was also what came on it originally), and I found I was stuck in 16 colors!
Windows seems to think that the Graphics Adapter is only capable of this, when before...