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And if not, what is the best SW to use to format? As of May 1, an ISP/EDU email is NO longer required to access the Classifieds. You'll be prompted to confirm. If you decide to not support an operating system, as Microsoft has, why would you allow customers, especially Volume License customers, to downgrade to non-supported operating systems? Check This Out

Posting Quick Reply - Please Wait « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Information Users Browsing this Thread There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 I can just dive in and do it, but I'd like to get some advice before I start. One point not yet made to you is that Win98 will very likely not boot (although it might install) on a PC with more than 480Mb memory. I don't want to start any arguments here about trivial things, so will simply say that by far I prefer Win98, and it has nothing to do with stability; both of http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/downgrade-from-win-xp-to-win-98se.194388/

Cordially, Cronista cronista, Nov 19, 2005 #8 bearone2 Banned Joined: Jun 4, 2004 Messages: 5,809 yes. No, create an account now. xp media center ed 2005 4. Help!

The time now is 09:49 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of A 'proper' install CD is definitely bootable and actually contains a Dos OS. Extended support for Windows 7 stretches out to January 2020. bearone2, Nov 19, 2005 #5 1_rob_1 Joined: Sep 19, 2005 Messages: 1,269 taelyra, if you did upgrade from 98-xp originally to try to solve some problems.

The CDROM should be bootable, so you wouldn't need a Floppy Boot Disk. I upgraded all my other sytems and only use xp po. I am running on Microsoft XP and I have McAfee Virus Scan, Adaware, Spybot... http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=626943 Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

In most cases you must create a primary partition g. You suspect the CD may be faulty. Thanks again! « Windows ME Problem | hello, pls help! blinky Reply Reply With Quote September 14th, 2002,05:55 PM #2 Richard Cranium View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Ultimate Member Join Date Oct 2001 Location Dahlonega Ga Posts

It will run as a dual boot. check my site If my memory serves me, no CD of Win98se had any special marking - the hologram was on the packaging - the box, or inside on a manual with a hologram I only went to xp pro when I built my first dual cpu system because I needed an os that would recognize 2 cpus but I have never looked back. Windows XP is such a better operating system than Windows 98.

Still plugging away at my old Dell Inspiron 3800 (never going on internet). Sure, it's possible but expensive. But I could do it according to the downgrade document. Talk back and let me know.

At the prompt type "fdisk" -enter c. Just to ask a question that is really none of my buisness... There was support on the VM forum and I did wonder about trying downloading some of the earlier VMPlayers from the archive to experiment. For gbhall: Thanks for the info.

cliffordcooley likes this. You understand correctly about the setup here. And how long has Windows 95 and Windows NT 3.51 been out of production support?

vista beta2 all on the same 1 TB hardrive and it works like a charm by the way if there is any one who needs to use nfts with 98 heres

I don't have any kind of disk to remove the current xp os. James Watson July 17, 2006 11:53 AM I beg to differ with Leo about "XP being such a better operating system" I concor with andy mortlock, in my experence a well The windows XP one has:256 MB Ram2.0 GHz processorWindows 98 one has:319 MB Ram2.0 GHz Processor Report • #6 jam September 20, 2009 at 08:15:54 Neither of those system will come Le Guin on... (2) Deja Vu ?? (3) Lenovo laptop automatically... (0) White House Statement on... (66) Trump's first military raid... (25) The Swamp gets murkier DeVos... (4) Blogger To

This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. jim May 30, 2005 4:20 AM can i install office 97 on my new windows home xp Leo May 30, 2005 9:52 AM Sure! Or the drive is faulty. That is not an option on a laptop where there is an external floppy/CD connector.

No, Windows 8.x isn't the first operating system to offer downgrades. Steve: Yeah, I'm just waiting for Keith's wife to die from lupus and then we're gonna get an apartment together. Notenboom has been playing with computers since he was required to take a programming class in 1976.