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And also check the compatibility between the ethernet adapter and the HUB ( or Network switch which you used )in your network. However, I did a informal cost/benfit analysis and found no compelling reason to upgrade my home machine to Windows 2000 or XP. Are you aComputer / IT professional?Join Tek-Tips Forums! About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories this content

If one wants to stay on top of newer versions of software and hardware, one has to eventually move up to 2000 or XP. See FAQ for replying or posting new topics. Reply by: beetle1 Date: 10/30/2003 7:33:20 AM Well, there are some things, like surround mixing that can be written for NT kernel that couldn't be written for the 32 kernel. If one wants to continue to keep down fotware prices, one has to make a choice: support current and up coming technologies, or keep trying to be compatible with an increasingly

Reply by: beetle1 Date: 11/3/2003 5:46:15 PM I believe there may be a few Lindows boxes sitting in a Wal-Mart warehouse, somewhere! :) Go Back This forum is read-only only. I need to repeat I think, there is activity between the router and PC - both the NIC and router confirm 100mbps link is active, however Windows 98 is making no If everyone followed the advice in this great book, we'd all be a lot better off. Reply by: beetle1 Date: 11/3/2003 1:37:56 PM I ran 6.0 on Win98 first edition very nicely, although I wasn't supposed to be able to!

I then moved any wanted data to the E: drive and performed the clean install. Check if you use a crossover instead of a straight or similar Related Resources Will the att dsl router work with a trendnet usb adapter with windows 98 plus? Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98!?!?!?!?!?!?! Quote: However, I'd hope there were some more constructive answers to this question than 'download a copy of W2K or XP'.

youdidwhatJul 10, 2006, 4:22 AM Dont worry about setting the computer to a static IP, it should be obtaining an IP address from the router just like your macintosh is. W2K also had a plethora of available drivers, while XP often had to try to retrofit W2K drivers in its OS just to make a printer print. I have got this type of the problems so many times. The user base for 98 is just as big as XP, and although this will obviously change within a couple more years, the amount of people unable or not wanting to

I purchased on-line so I wasn't locked into the "Best Buy" XP Home only option. It was always stable for me, and I did like it. I figure it's better to change now, when it is still comfortable to do so, than to be forced into it at my inconvenience. This is the only time i have tried with 3C980 on the server, maybe it could be for that card?

If I wanted to try out some new hardware of software, I couldn't do it because of the limitation of my still using an earlier Windows. I mainly use Adobe Audition/Cool Edit, but I felt the same way silkworm did when I found out that the next version of Audition will not work on Win9x at all. Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98!?!?!?!?!?!?! Talk With Other Members Be Notified Of ResponsesTo Your Posts Keyword Search One-Click Access To YourFavorite Forums Automated SignaturesOn Your Posts Best Of All, It's Free!

What's scarey is that scores of people have based their opinion of Windows on their experience with ME. news I'm going to assume at least some of your Windows9x computers (like all your 98SE machines perhaps) have file & print sharing enabled. There is actually nothing wrong with either flavor of Win98. Almost all of the essential configuration tools - which MS really did NOT accurately depict in describing the differences between the two versions - are missing in XP Home, but they

Home=$99, Pro=$139. sk Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98? But with the complaints about the way SF7 works, one would expect people who "can't" upgrade because of their OS to be sitting quiet, thinking "Whoa! Copyright © 2003-2016 MAGIX.

But, I also could have gotten a cheaper case, power supply, mobo, chip, RAM...hey, I did keep my Yamaha F1 burner! What you're suggesting promotes stagnation. And I was one of the ones who insisted that my 98SE setup was perfectly fine.

They sell OEM versions which means you don't get the worthless 20 page manual or pretty large box as with the retail version.

What Gives... To find out more and change your cookie settings, please view our cookie policy. Why bother? Reply by: Iacobus Date: 11/3/2003 12:59:35 PM I can understand, discdude, but you also have to understand Sony is not the only DAW software company doing this.

I have dns server installed.When this problem happens, the machine doesn't see himself too and if u click on entire network, u don't see the domain and u don't get any If you go to the network settings, highlight "File and Print Sharing Service for Microsoft networks" and select properties you will see a value called "Browse Master". If you want to be part of the latest and greatest software have a simple choice to make - pony up a few bucks and enjoy it or...stay with your Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98!?!?!?!?!?!?!

And, I imagine that legions of people will be especially angry when Photoshop ceses to be compatible with Win9x. If the folder C:\My Documents remains on your computer, it's a 98 remnant. So I figured since I already had my own copy of SE, I'd try something else. The Professional routers might use a 172.16.x.x IP.

drbam Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98!?!?!?!?!?!?! Sounds like you may be having a problem with the tcp/ip being bound to the network card that your using if the router is showing a connection from a port light The best price i could find for XP Home was about $200 for an upgrade package. Search all issuesPreview this magazine » Browse all issues1975198019851990199520002005 Jan 10, 2000Jan 17, 2000Jan 24, 2000Jan 31, 2000Feb 7, 2000Feb 14, 2000Feb 21, 2000Feb 28, 2000Mar 13, 2000Mar 20, 2000Mar 27,

I initially got a 98SE disc, with the intention of loading it onto my new computer. This is not to say that there might be some other flavor of Windows which would be a "good idea" - no - but the Registry of a Windows 98 installation Do a search if you're interested in some of the details. The timeout value is irrelevant when you have only one OS.Save changes and exit.

Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98? Maybe for download. Specially when it works for 2000(!) which is several years old and less compatable anyway. Huh.

Quote: I've got copies of 2K/XP that I take with me everywhere for diagnosis - is there anything on those two discs that might help me out? If there is something I do need, it's not too late for me to step up. Subject: RE: NO WINDOWS 98!?!?!?!?!?!?! It may be that with Windows installations, you can actually change the default location of the windows directory.

The only thing that makes everything work correctly for some days is to reboot the server.

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