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or is it no longer supported? el_harif harifharifharifharifharifharifharifharifharifharif Jinesh Ratnawat which one is the best antivirus for windows98? I would appreciate any help.Thanks, Ro Ro Logged 2003 Win XP SP3, Pent4 2.4 GHz, OE, 1 GB RAM, 80GB HD, comodo firewall 2008 Windows 7 32 bit, 1,8 GHZ, 4 and since the current version of ZA free (3.7.211) works very well with W98SE (both La Luna and I can attest to that), I hope Graham recommended that to person seeking page

If you didn't recently change your system then your internet service is blocking infections. In which case you may have to virtualize it. Scan your computer for Virus's and spyware Bill · 9 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Don't listen to It's faster starting than ZA.

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Let's hope that people continue to dig how this old OS works.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Lucky Patch by crashnburn_2003 / September 18, 2008 12:34 PM PDT You can only upload videos smaller than 600MB. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - You're lucky nothing has happened.

by jeffrey_buchanan / June 8, 2008 3:46 AM PDT In reply to: Windows 98 firewall suggestions In 2003, I put a firewall on my Windows 98 machine the day after someone Hopefully it will continue. I had some trouble with Zone Alarm on my XP machine when I tried to connect with the 98 machine but figured out the configuration so the connection wasn't blocked. https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20071223210146AABGQZL [email protected] MEGHA i mailed u at [email protected] : For windows98 its simply AVG is best one.

The rest of the time I don't even keep it hooked up to the internet. this is shameless self-promotion for my "Computer Privacy & Security Essential Training" movies at Lynda.com. Install it, hit run and problem solved. Follow 14 answers 14 Report Abuse Are you sure you want to delete this answer?

or is it no longer supported? > >Thanks > >pete > IIRC, there's a version of Zonealarm for 9x/98. https://techjourney.net/free-anti-virus-and-firewall-security-freeware-supported-on-windows-98-and-windows-me/ It takes valuable time to deal with these things after the fact - even if you are prepared. or is it no longer supported? > > Thanks > > pete Zone Alarm still works. Anti-Spyware Utility Free: AdAware Personal, Spybot Search and Destroy, Spyware Guard, HijackThis, Spywareblaster, Winpatrol Trial: eTrust PestPatrol (30-day trial) (no longer available), McAfee Anti-Spyware (30-day trial) (no longer available), Sunbelt Software's

You have to put a third party firewall on. With Windows XP and much more powerful computers being sold, most people moved on to Windows XP and eventually Windows 7. The latest version that works with Win98 is 6.1.744.001 which can be found here - http://www.oldapps.com/old_version_download_ZoneAlarm.php.I just found that out after "reviving" an older pc I have. Also, i was told that there is a version of Advanced windows care for win98…Any thoughts??

If you do you will have to let the anti-virus know that it can let limewire download onto your computer. Perhaps.It's coming up on 9 yrs and I'm still lucky.Turn off sharing and w98 is a pretty tough nut to crack.I suspect you left a door open and someone waltzed in. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Win98 Firewall by pcguru4u / January 14, 2009 9:42 PM PST In reply to: Windows 98 firewall suggestions Zone Labs ZoneAlarm is still I have downloaded Kerio Personal Firewall Free Edition and Sygate Free also, but am afraid to install any of them for now.

Logged Online scanners (URL/File/Java/others) - INDEPENDENT support (chat for Windows, Windows apps, and many other things), just state the problem/ask your question in the channel and have patienceNO SECURITY TOOL PROTECTS There doesn't necessarily need to be a modern version program to support it, anything competent at the task should work today as it did a few years ago. data-url="https://www.youtube....

Click Start to open the start menu, select "Settings" then "Control Panel" Once in the control panel, open "Internet Options".

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Windows 98 se firewall by BenShami / January 16, 2009 3:36 PM PST In reply to: older ZA for win98se Link I dont or is it no longer supported? > >Thanks > >pete > Outpost Version 1.00, http://www.oldversion.com/program.php?n=outfirewall Unlike Anti-virus/Anti=malware programs Firewall don't really need to be update as the user decides what the Expand» Details Details Existing questions More Tell us some more Upload in Progress Upload failed. Crooked antivirus programs that kill USBs - do they exist?

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Anyway, please excuse the rant, you can get older versions of Zonealarm free version here, http://www.oldapps.com/old_version_d..._ZoneAlarm.php #4 (permalink) 02-21-2007, 12:54 AM Shep© Guest Posts: n/a Re: Is there Pulled the newer versions out and all computers were fine. it may not be the firewall on your system, it could be the network you are connected through (either your router settings or something). If you still have Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, or Windows ME, using Internet Explorer is the surest way to infect your newly orphaned computer with viruses, spyware, and malware.

It's best to have all your updated drivers ready in an offline disk, but make sure the drivers for your network card or modem are available. An old firewall is better than no firewall. You can find routers on the shelves of every major big box retailer including Wal-Mart and Office Depot. Get a firewall I've also been saying this since 2004.