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  1. POSReady 2009 updates ported to Windows XP SP3 ENU

    I actually had to downgrade NTFS.SYS to 5.1.2600.5782 on Win98 because it kept crashing with Sysinternals NTFS for Windows 98. I have and they work without issues (updated U98SESP3.EXE as well). I can access all NTFS Partitions just fine now. AUTOCHK.EXE 5.0.2195.6881 C_1252.NLS Windows XP SP3 CD C_437.NLS Windows XP SP3 CD L_INTL.NLS Windows XP SP3 CD NTDLL.DLL 5.1.2600.7330 NTFS.SYS 5.1.2600.5782 NTOSKRNL.EXE 5.1.2600.7392
  2. POSReady 2009 updates ported to Windows XP SP3 ENU

    It showed up in auto updates for me thanks though.
  3. Introducing - Unofficial Windows XP SP4

    Importing the reg file and updating IE 8 Security update fixed my issue. I got a bunch more after scanning MU. Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\WindowsEmbedded] [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\WPA\WEPOS] [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\WPA\WES] [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\WPA\PosReady] "Installed"=dword:00000001
  4. Windows 9x SSL Protocol WinSSLWrap 1.17 (Rev 06)

    Rev 06 Updated OpenSSL v1.0.2m Download in first post
  5. POSReady 2009 updates ported to Windows XP SP3 ENU

    Seems like MU is hanging again. Any fix on this?
  6. Introducing - Unofficial Windows XP SP4

    I'm not sure whats going on, but I did a clean install the other day using SP4 3.1b. I only got about 6 updates. On my older installation with SP4 3.1a, I got a ton of them including Office 2003 updates. What is going on and am I missing something?
  7. Windows Updates for Legacy Operating Systems

    I'm tempted to download to see if any goodies in there. I need some motivation. Its 10 Gigs. Whooo !!!!!!! https://archive.org/details/WULOS
  8. Windows ME Service Pack

    Here are bugs + fixes (workarounds) for some issues in the SP. You can use it to prevent further issues. Its all listed in the U98SESP3.CHM file. Custom Start Menu Banner and Icons - Users that would like their own custom start menu banner, download them here. After choosing the banner you prefer, rename banner to EX157.BMP and then run U98SESP3.EXE. DoNOT check any options! Navigate to C:\Windows\Temp directory. Search for the extracted Service Pack files, once found, copy EX157.BMP to that SPECIFIC directory, exit folder. Check the option Windows Millennium Edition/Windows 2000 Theme. Main Updates will revert this back to its original theme. You MUST install this option after Main Updates. DirectX 9c - If you use 98lite to remove Internet Explorer and DirectX on a clean/virgin install, then you need to install Main Updates before installing the latest DirectX version. Rloew Patches - If you are using any of rloew patches, you must do the following. Backup all of your patches to a safe location. Install Main Updates (only). Restart your computer, then navigate to pure dos mode. Replace all of your patches from the backup location. Start windows and select the remaining options you desire from SP3.x. SETUPAPI.DLL - Version 5.1.2600.5512 does not display Safely Remove/Unplug/Eject Hardware box in Windows 9x when using WinXP version of SETUPAPI.DLL. This is by design and is NOT a bug. It works perfectly fine on the Win9x systems. Ignore the issue or replace file with original version. USB 2.0 - Install U98SEUSB.EXE inside C:\Windows\System directory if you would like updated USB drivers. Unplug all USB devices. Remove all current USB/EHCI drivers + controllers from Device Manager in safe mode. REBOOT! When removing USB drivers while in SAFE MODE, you NEED to be using a PS/2 mouse or keyboard. USB mouse and keyboard drivers MUST be deleted also. Let all drivers redetect on startup. Plug in USB devices one at a time. If a BSOD occurs while updating USB devices, use the VIA Chipset drivers instead. If no new USB drivers have been added, then you only need to do this procedure (Once)! Crystal CS423x - These sound card drivers conflict with Service Pack 3.x. To avoid resource problems disable the drivers, install the Service Pack, re-enable the sound card drivers. Desktop Icon Layout - Anytime you add or remove new icons on the desktop, you must save a new/updated layout. This allows the extension to update the registry. SNMP Security Update - May or may not break network printing. If network printing is broken install older versions of SNMP + SNMPAPI.DLL. Tweak UI - Remove shortcut arrows does not work with the new SHELL32.DLL. Solution http://www.mdgx.com/newtip11.htm#NOARROW Windiff File Comparison Utility - If you install this option, open the program located on the desktop, uncheck the Mono colours on the Options tab. This is more of an annoyance than a BUG. You will have to do this everytime you start the app. Sorry! Windows Media Player - If you plan to use any version of Windows Media Player (WMP), you need to install it before you install Main Updates or you will get an error message. Follow these instructions and all will be fine. Word 97 - Whenever a user opens a .DOC/Document file with WORDPAD.EXE, Word 97 is no longer the default application. Avoid using wordpad if you plan to use Word 97.
  9. 98lite and Unofficial Sevice Pack sp3

    I use 98lite with SP3 and have no issues. Using Win95 shell etc... will break most of the software. I added it a while back but removed it because of breakage. You will get lots of errors.
  10. Planning to get this PC for a particular build

    If you plan to run Win 98/SE as long as possible, I suggest you double up on the hardware. I did this with my Dell C610. I have 2 of the exact same computers. When one fails due to hardware, I have a backup and just swap drives. I have not got Windows 9x running in VMs like I want to. Once I move all of my laptops to 64bit I will focus more on tweaking it. Development for Win9x is far behind, we have a few people who's helping, but when they have left the scene we'll be sol.
  11. Running Windows 98 in 2017...

    I never had a problem with RegClean either, the reason I added it to the SP years ago. Its very lightweight and robust.
  12. ATI Radeon X1800XT for Windows 9x?

    Man... You have stirred up some controversy with this reference. Thank you, ol' great one!!!!! I will be debating this over the holidays. Happy Holidays to everyone. P.S We are already fighting. Thanks a lot. LOL
  13. ATI Radeon X1800XT for Windows 9x?

    When 64bit becomes the norm, Windows 9x will have to use Virtual Box/Machines or stock up on older hardware. I totally agree with your post. Some things we'll never get to experience using Win9x. When newer browsers requires a dual core system minimum, we have already lost the fight before the war have begun. Running new software on older hardware does one no good if the software needs a high-powered machine, when it requires 64bit architect, USB 3 etc..
  14. Your fav version of Windows 9x?

    Pretty much SP or AP and 98SE2ME is the way to go.