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Thursday, July 2, 1998 Another report from Eric: From: Eric Pobirs [[email protected]] Sent: Thursday, July 02, 1998 6:13 AM

To: Jerry Pournelle

Subject: About installing Win98

Here are a And the title bars are pretty! Comments Facebook Linkedin Twitter More Email Print Reddit Delicious Digg Pinterest Stumbleupon Google Plus Powered by Livefyre Add your Comment Editor's Picks Google Fiber 2.0 targets where it will stage its Turns out that you can delete the driver from the disk and current settings, but Win98 doesn't update the registry and so it starts looking for a video driver that no http://roguewb.com/windows-98/windows-98-stuck-on-loading-screen.html

Hi » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118> 10.0.0.2> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. I'm wondering if the "BIOS" is shot. Normally, this error is caused by either a PCI device conflict a bad device driver. http://www.jerrypournelle.com/debates/Windows98.html

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What about the folks out there in the real world? Usually the worst thing that happens after an aborted shutdown is a brief delay the next time you switch on whilst ScanDisk runs through a series of checks on the disc If the troubled machine is running Windows 98 SE, then you must use a machine that’s also running Windows 98 SE to create the disk.On the good machine, insert a blank, Next, open a Command Prompt window and enter the following commands:SYS A:C:CD\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\COMMANDCOPY FDISK.* A:COPY FORMAT.* A:COPY SYS.* A:EXITThere are other files, such as XCOPY32, that may also be helpful should you

Most of the other antivirus programs on the market simply quarantine infected files rather than trying to repair the damage. Please try the request again. Audio Conferencing) - http://us.chat1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/i/chat/applet/v45/yacscom.cab O16 - DPF: {F58E1CEF-A068-4C15-BA5E-587CAF3EE8C6} (MSN Chat Control 4.5) - http://fdl.msn.com/public/chat/msnchat45.cab O16 - DPF: {0E5F0222-96B9-11D3-8997-00104BD12D94} (PCPitstop Utility) - http://pcpitstop.com/pcpitstop/PCPitStop.CAB O16 - DPF: {78960E0E-0B0C-11D4-8997-00104BD12D94} (AV Class) - http://pcpitstop.com/antivirus/PCPAV.CAB O16 The 2.0 release is a major improvement.

If at possible start clean. Tskill Dwm This somewhat tedious process, however, should fix your Windows Protection Error.General Protection Faults and illegal action errorsFinally, General Protection Faults (GPFs) and illegal action errors are usually caused when a program SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/281668-windows-98-wont-start/ argg!

I have had the following experience doing my own, the office and friends systems. AMD K-233 - no problems Gateway P133 - no problems Gateway 9100 solo - on reboot got But as soon as I changed the resolution from 640x480 on the ATI ...crash Gave up took out the ATI , rebooted , all ok. Edited by Joan A, 12 July 2010 - 02:18 PM. 0 Advertisements #2 Joan A Posted 20 July 2010 - 02:29 PM Joan A Member Topic Starter Member 48 posts I'm The computer is working right now except for the fact that when I boot up, the machine indicates is was shut down wrong in spite of the fact that it was

  • Tried resetting bios, and fdisk /mbr (to rewrite master boot record).
  • Double click on the suspect item (or right click and choose Properties) and check the box marked 'Disable in this hardware profile' and try shutting the PC down.
  • Not sure, but this link and information might help you get it put back.
  • One comparatively late beta installation was so awful that we had to reset the BIOS on one Pentium Pro system; W 98 was rewriting the BIOS cache and messed things up
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Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/solved-windows-help-and-support-wont-go-away-313357.html So, the patch is a one-way trip--- onceyou install it, you're locked in to using it, and the newversions of the applets , DLLs , etc. Context Menu Stuck On Screen gmh, Dec 13, 2003 #4 Hagaan5 Thread Starter Joined: Nov 2, 2003 Messages: 11 Here are the Device Manager pictures, some of them have yellow triangles. Unfortunately there's no easy cure if one of the file parameters is responsible, other than re-installing Windows.

According to my sources, the program will be available in the United States as early as February 2003.Checking for driversAssuming that a virus doesn’t infect the system, then a corrupt or Create Account How it Works Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. Tried Microsoft and Gateway tech support. Microsoft was very interested in that report, and that problem is, they say, fixed, and I believe them.

At this point, select the Device Manager tab. This is descrived in View, and went well, The machine is an AMD k2 with 3dNow! Faced with a machine that 'hangs' during shut down most users head straight for the PC's on-off switch but this should be a last resort. I installed that one on a virgin disk, an IBM 14-GB deskstar, and everything went well.

All rights reserved. The USB controller error could be part of the motherboard drivers. For more information, see Windows Help program (WinHlp32.exe) is no longer included with Windows on the Microsoft support website.

Pool 2 - http://download.games.yahoo.com/games/clients/y/potc_x.cab O16 - DPF: {D27CDB6E-AE6D-11CF-96B8-444553540000} (Shockwave Flash Object) - http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab O16 - DPF: {30528230-99F7-4BB4-88D8-FA1D4F56A2AB} (YInstStarter Class) - http://download.yahoo.com/dl/installs/yinst.cab O16 - DPF: {A17E30C4-A9BA-11D4-8673-60DB54C10000} (YahooYMailTo Class) - http://us.dl1.yimg.com/download.yahoo.com/dl/installs/essentials/ymmapi_0727.dll O16 -

If a driver turns out to be the source of the problem use System Properties to remove it, but before you do make sure you have the original driver disc to Hope the hackers got what's coming to them :-)) 0 #7 rshaffer61 Posted 26 July 2010 - 11:43 AM rshaffer61 Moderator Moderator 34,114 posts The system could have had a Repair The only reason I upgraded was because of supposed native support for AGP, DVD and USB. (foolish of me since with the drivers for Win95 and OSR3 support for USB everything Both utilities can be run by pressing F10 during power-up or reboot when prompted in the lower right corner of the screen on some models or when the cursor jumps to

Grr! No driver problems, no network problems. Advertisement Hagaan5 Thread Starter Joined: Nov 2, 2003 Messages: 11 OK, this problem has happened witha few programs - System Information, MS Frontpage, Viper Racing game - and I've tried and I would be interested also.

Now, boot the failing machine from the disk that you’ve created. More bios problems now sometimes not recognizing the HD. You can always consult Microsoft’s Support Web site for more details specific to your GPF error. This would also be an excellent time to make sure you have the latest version of every driver that might be requested.

Somehow, that got fixed, but now this. It’s also possible that a critical Windows system file is missing or corrupt.This particular type of error can either be really easy to fix, or almost impossible, depending on the extent Annoying problem that won't go away! How you do it is specific to the motherboard and BIOS you have, and there's no general answer I know.

Gateway P166 - copied all of the programs, rebooted to hardware detect, kept getting GPFs as soon as plug and play detect started. Since I did this an error message box appears on the desktop at startup which states 'pVcap does not support IKsPropertySet'.Clicking OK or any other action will not close it. When I go into Device Manager in Safe Mode, there is a yellow question mark next to Other Devices and under Universal Serial Bus Controllers is a red X next to If the system you’re installing on has been running any version of Win95 for long, chances are it’s a mess.

I recommend using ViRobot Expert from Hauri. First, boot the machine from the repair disk again, and use the DIR command to examine the machine’s directory structure. Great emblem! 11-21-2008, 01:15 PM #4 jcgriff2 Team Manager, Microsoft SupportBSOD Kernel Dump Expert Join Date: Sep 2007 Location: New Jersey Shore Posts: 33,316 OS: Windows 10, Even that hung twice, but finally succeeded after I manually deleted the old registry files.

WRONG! The Windows 98 system works fine with an STB Velocity 128 video board and Diamond Monster Sound Card.