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Anonymous
April 21, 2004 4:58:25 PM

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after my earlier
posting.....................http://communities.microsoft.c
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ICP=GSS3&sLCID=US&sgroupURL=microsoft.public.win95.general
..discussion&sMessageID=%253CA0E64C98-AA41-42DB-9143-
73E096D3831F@microsoft.com%253Eer posting

i could not find any .cab files on my hard disk so I am
now going to reformat the hard drive scince windows 95 is
the current installed system and I plan to install
windows 98 after reformatting which start up disc version
will I need 95 or 98???

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Anonymous
April 21, 2004 5:06:00 PM

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BR&Y <oxxbpxxo@hotmail.com> wrote in message news:266c01c427db$01c0a520$a301280a@phx.gbl...
> after my earlier
> posting.....................http://communities.microsoft.c
> om/NewsGroups/previewFrame.asp?
> ICP=GSS3&sLCID=US&sgroupURL=microsoft.public.win95.general
> .discussion&sMessageID=%253CA0E64C98-AA41-42DB-9143-
> 73E096D3831F@microsoft.com%253Eer posting
>
> i could not find any .cab files on my hard disk so I am
> now going to reformat the hard drive scince windows 95 is
> the current installed system and I plan to install
> windows 98 after reformatting which start up disc version
> will I need 95 or 98???

98

That one will have the CD-ROM drivers on it.

If you copy the WIN98 folder from the CD to your hard drive,
you won't even have to worry about Windows finding
the CD-ROM drive when it reboots during the install,
or what to answer when it asks if you want to boot
from the hard drive or the CD.
Anonymous
April 21, 2004 5:26:07 PM

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ok thank u .......nows its time to get to work ...If I have any more ? Ill be back.........You can preety much count on that!!!!
Im handicapped when it comes to this computers!!!!
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Anonymous
April 21, 2004 6:01:41 PM

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BR&Y <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:5FFE1E98-7972-4500-8C02-764C360622EE@microsoft.com...
> ok thank u .......nows its time to get to work ...If I have any more ? Ill be back.........You can preety much count on that!!!!
> Im handicapped when it comes to this computers!!!!

Good luck.

See you over at microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion
Anonymous
April 21, 2004 7:06:07 PM

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See I told u Id be back ...............................hoped to b further then what ive gotten though .......Iam now at a message that says my hard disc is larger than 512mb......................do I want enable large disc support Y/N ? and of course I dont know if i do so ..........................now what?
Anonymous
April 21, 2004 7:25:02 PM

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BR&Y <oxxbpxxo@hotmail.com> wrote in message news:C6F80851-ED2B-441C-B15D-355422A55301@microsoft.com...
> See I told u Id be back ...............................hoped to b further then what ive gotten though .......Iam now at a message
that says my hard disc is larger than 512mb......................do I want enable large disc support Y/N ? and of course I dont know
if i do so ..........................now what?
>
>

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