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Already have an account? Versions through 2006 Systemworks have programs for this, too. Solution: Computer system halts or a "freeze" will often occur due to device conflicts. It could be anything from a corrupted virtual device driver or a hardware conflict ...

Jun 30, 2006 #2 Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446 The problem is one,several or none of these - Windows 98 files have become corrupted. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Granted, you can't use powerful programs like that without being very very very very careful to monitor every step.

Windows 98 Stuck On Loading Screen

From the directory I created on the hard drive. I have used D-fend for playing old DOS games on XP with sound but I have not used it for taking screen shots so I can't guarantee it will work. Anytechniques? Back to top #7 Rayoptics Rayoptics Topic Starter Members 30 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:13 AM Posted 21 March 2015 - 08:24 PM JohnC_21 JohnC_21 said ..... "If the program

  1. For Norton accompanied his stuff with huge tutorials and books, just like he used to with Norton Utilities.
  2. Think Microsoft."It was upgraded to W2K"That is a discussion unto it's own.
  3. Editing the registry with Norton Registry Editor, doing myself by hand over and over and over to fix an attempt to make a Win95 machine a Win98 machine.
  4. Logged " All generalizations are false, including this one. " BJTopic StarterGreenhorn Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « Reply #5 on: April 22,
  5. however I will see if I can find that site.
  6. I found something that was like $400 so I ruled that out.
  7. Yet it still works with all the same commands.) Fullscreen or not, and the Print Screen might work too.
  8. At this small screen you press enter and another screen appears (small window remains the same size) and you type in readings and other data you got from your optical test.
  9. When Windows updates stopped, those machines became stable.
  10. As long as NSW is transferred lock, stock & barrel, there should be no problem having Symantec transfer my license to you.

I don't know how to answer your questions.I do not know how to check the RAM in this machine. Thanks! Hint! TechSpot is a registered trademark.

Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Windows 98 Not Booting I just wish I could verify with more then a 60% certainty. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 1, 2009 5:24 AM PST In reply to: Gee, Bob Remember I did not create the issues you are experiencing. but then it stopped at the 11 minutes remaining mark.

Jun 30, 2006 #5 confused001 TS Rookie Posts: 135 Try doing safe mode, and seeing if the computer would work. Win 95/98 ALL How-tos Win 10 Win 8 Win 7 Win XP Win Vista Win 95/98 Win NT Win Me Win 2000 Win 2012 Win 2008 Win 2003 Win 3.1 E-Home Can I install xp on an old system like that? #3 Osteole, Dec 27, 2005 Away Diamond Member Joined: May 1, 2005 Messages: 4,432 Likes Received: 0 XP would work. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 1, 2009 4:45 AM PST In reply to: Bios Boot Screen -> Just to be clear.

Windows 98 Not Booting

Had Windows 98 as operating system. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/187-48-win98-hangs-frequently But there's another answer. Windows 98 Stuck On Loading Screen There is more than 512MB RAM.2. pc hanging frequently :( and usb device get disconnected Acer Aspire 5750Z hanging frequently Hang when Startup - Win98 - Help Remote desktop hanging frequently ASUS A7V + Win98 = HANG?

Thanks to Norton System Works along with other stuff I got at Office Depot shortly after that April Fool's Day in 2000, I got that machine working again. WINDOWS '98!!! Must be something in the controller for the later drives. What cpu and how much ram?

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 Assume we've got a software problem. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Since UBUNTU CDs are free. to a boot sector virus, even if you are running an updated anti-virus program.

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Osteole, Dec 26, 2005. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Edited by JohnC_21, 22 March 2015 - 10:10 AM.

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There's no really good restoration/recovery method for Win98, other than reinstallation from the CDs. You can download an earlier version here:http://support.moonpoint.com/downlo...They usually say to let it run for several hours.If the ram checks out bad then obviously you need to replace it. I need to use the 98 computer to run some old telescope mirror testing programs that were written in DOS. update your drivers ...computer hangs using ATI video cards - ...see Microsoft KB article Q175148 (101). (3D Rage II or 3D Rage II Plus, 3D Graphics Pro Turbo and 3D Expression

I would de frag the hard drive, close all apps you don't use on start up, double check virus and spyware scans. I ran Windows 95-98=98SE not too long ago. Hanging with Netware ...Computer Hangs or Reboots at Shutdown with NetWare Client see Microsoft KB article Q132776 (102). This will give you the ADMIR window which you can then edit or crop in Paint." Hi John, I tried that and there was nothing to paste.

Edited by brainout, 13 July 2015 - 08:01 AM. (Away, Notifications Off) AUDIT PREMISES, my guidon. -- brainout or brainouty on vimeo or Youtube, domain brainout.net Back to top #11 Rayoptics As far as restoration goes, I'd get Norton GoBack 4.0 for Win98, or even up to 2006 SystemWorks (which includes GoBack, and also works for XP). If I had liberty to do so, I'd reload this particular PC, and it looks like their RAM may have issues, which is very likely the freezing of course. Computer games can corrupt Windows files.

No warning, no errors. The RAM proved to be a problem. No, create an account now. Running Windows Scan Disk can correct some of these problems.

The little magnifying glass stops circling, and it seems fairly obvious that its not going to start up again.There is a message in the lower left hand corner of the screen Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Windows 98 freezes on startup Started by tetraoxygen , Jul 03 2007 02:48 PM Please log in to reply #1 tetraoxygen Posted 03 July 2007 - 02:48 PM tetraoxygen New Member Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Home Forums Search Forums Recent Posts Your name or email address: Password: Forgot your password?

I have installed dozens of the these cards, and I have not as yet seen any difficulty. The reason I went to Win98 was because the old Dell WAS purchased with Window 98. Neither utility found any errors.I've tried this scenario several times (running Setup from the hard drive in DOS), sometimes doing the entire format first, and lately, just trying to re-install over Only way to get it to restart is a power cycle.Any further suggestions will help.Thanks Logged pastureNewbie Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « Reply #11

Fooling around with the APM times seems track. Latest: 1sikbITCH, Dec 8, 2016 at 1:12 PM Politics and News Fallout - prior games necessary to enjoy later games? Cannot find original. Logged " All generalizations are false, including this one. " BJTopic StarterGreenhorn Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « Reply #7 on: April 22,

It says "DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER". Reset the BIOS to its default settings, ran setup from DOS, and....nothing.