It would be just as slow. Nick on Do you still use Windows 98? The Win 98 Kernel was designed to understand , different instructions. Several functions may not work. I agree with JohnC installing WIN98 can be a challenge on current machines as another discussion is finding out in this forum. February Learn how and when to remove this template message.

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I have found however that an old browser like Netscape can access Google sites designed for cellular phones so there is a solution. Paul Thurrott’s SuperSite for Windows. This allows the Windows 98 MapCache feature to map directly to sections in cache.

You can follow his emp31g Twitter at avlevine. I still use Windows ME on a daily basis.

Windows 98

I still use Windows NT 4. June 9, at 3: So what I do is I turn javascript completely off. June 10, at 4: December 15, [10]. System File Checker checks installed versions of system files to ensure they were the same version as the one installed with Windows 98 or newer.

A wim to automatically notify of critical updates was later released.


June 5, at 2: It shouldn’t cost too much but make sure you get a boot floppy with it or buy one separately as the Windows 98 disc image is not bootable by itself. After some issues getting the computer to actually boot up properly — no surprises there — he was able to run the outdated OS just fine. I am clueless but I am enthusiastic on getting a computer just for this purpose, it will be most helpful if anyone can shed some light.

I myself kept one as a a machine to test suspicious apps etc on in a DMZ environment and if it got infected etc. I use it every day for audio and music production.

Wanting to get a computer running on Win98 – Windows 95/98/ME

The same feature can be added to Windows 95 if Internet Explorer 4. Back in the Day Windows 95 — were the best OS ever it was well organized, it had style unlike today like windows 7 computers are made for nerds who constantly goes on Facebook, Twitter and other social network sights, They Microsoft killed the start button on Windows 8.

Archived from the original on June 29, Windows 98 had its own separately purchasable Plus! Windows Explorer includes support for compressed CAB files. Several functions em31gb not work. A version of the Windows 9x operating system. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


I also have a desktop running win98SE, 2 desktops with win7 one is a gaming computerand a solo running win2k. A software update fixed this shortcoming. Infrared Recipient, a new application for transferring files through an infrared connection is included. It made big improvements over Windows 95 in almost every area that mattered, and wiin the time it actually looked extremely sleek and clean.

Wanting to get a computer running on Win98

Windows 98 Second Edition. I also had an older laptop with 3. Good for running old games etc but not much else these days. Windows 98 registry handling is more robust than Windows 95 to avoid corruption and there are several enhancements to eliminate limitations and improve registry performance.

As a matter of fact, I prefer it, as so many above do.