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Windows 98 Stuck On Loading Screen

Jul 26, 2006 Computer freezing up, looping sound, while playing any game (Win8 x64) Jun 2, 2013 Freezing, restarting on XP (SP3), any help? by jhatcher / February 27, 2004 6:17 AM PST In reply to: Tell what's been done. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). This disclaimer is brought to you thanks to the BSA.

If this doesn't work ... Anytechniques? I much prefer Windows ME for my critical applications and data security Yes there is a lot of troubleshooting steps I can take, but unfortunetly, I don't have liberty to do by R.

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Windows 95, 98, ME, XP, NT4, 2000, Errors, Applications, Search products , Search FAQs.Shop Companies, Products, Hangs/Freezes/Locks-Windows | Windows98 | General Hanging/Freezing For problems with windows hanging check the following Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Username or email: I've forgotten my password Forum Password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Community Forum Proffitt Forum moderator / February 26, 2004 11:39 PM PST In reply to: Re:That's a clue.

Windows 98 Startup Problems

No, create an account now. https://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/175737-windows-98-randomly-freezes/ Press enter then press ctrl + alt + delete keys together to reboot.When Windows has loaded, click start, all programmes, accessories, system tools, system information, tools then run system file checker Windows 98 Stuck On Loading Screen 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 At first it was quite bad and constant and the harddisk light will light up continuously prior to the hang even though I'm using any intensive applications.

Jun 30, 2006 #1 Sjbrand99 Banned Posts: 260 Firstly, no wonder it freezes! This may clear up your booting problem. What on earth does that mean?? No warning, no errors.

Deleted them and try reboot after that. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please be advised that Windows will boot much slower during the process.Note: When examining this file in any text editor -- Notepad in Windows, or simply typing the following command at this content let alone one with matching your description.

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. however I will see if I can find that site. by Cursorcowboy / February 23, 2004 4:27 AM PST In reply to: Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start. 1.

Software drivers for you computer hardware ( modem, sound card, or video card) become corrupted.

  1. So assume hardware is fine, it may have issues, but work with me here.
  2. by Cursorcowboy / February 26, 2004 4:41 AM PST In reply to: Re:Re:Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start.
  3. There's no hardware conflicts detected in the control panel and I'm running an updated Norton Antivirus so there shouldn't be any virus.My hardware config.
  4. Logged patio ModeratorSage Maud' DibThanked: 1579 Experience: Beginner OS: Windows 7 Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « Reply #4 on: April 22, 2009, 08:16:08 PM
  5. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
  6. Since a few days ago, whenever I start computer, once everything is up, it completely freezes a few seconds afterwards.
  7. But then I cannot access network drives.Any help will be appreciated.
  8. No, create an account now.
  9. Mar 8, 2005 Any advice for reformatting Win98...
  10. PlayerThanks in advance for your help! 8 answers Last reply Jan 8, 2001 More about win98 hangs frequently BrainStormDec 1, 2000, 11:46 AM If your crashing is not due to a

It is very close to my current situation: run for a while its great, then after running, the system hangs when requested to access a 'spun down' disk. Like some start up program is running and stops it. Toejam31 AnonymousJan 8, 2001, 11:16 AM Hey, Red, did you ever get a resolution to this prob? This can be obtained from the Updates section at http://www.zdnet.com/.

I'll pay for shipping . #5 Hacp, Dec 27, 2005 RKS Diamond Member Joined: Oct 9, 1999 Messages: 6,820 Likes Received: 2 I ran xp pro on a PII 333, In addition, I am not allowed to reformat the computer, so I must find an alternate route to making the computer work. Windows Legacy OS forum About This ForumCNET's Forum on Windows legacy operating systems, (XP, 2000/NT, ME, & Windows 95/98) is the best source for finding help or getting troubleshooting advice from Thanks!

You can also select the "Diagnostic Startup" option under the General tab and when you reboot you can load the devices manually. Assume we've got a software problem. Tried starting in Safe Mode and it works fine. The article [Q127970] discusses the hidden Bootlog.txt file located in the root folder, describes content, and explains certain items that may be indicated as a Load Failed which does not necessarily

is as follows (in case there's any driver conflicts):128MB Kingston SDRAM500MHZ Pentium!!! Have you run SFC as well as the Microsoft method at http://reviews.cnet.com/5208-6618-0.html?forumID=6&threadID=13047&messageID=148490 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I'm sorry to say, . . Quick question. and I can tell that are you not yet experienced enough to narrow down the problem.

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