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Open the C:\Windows\System.ini file with Notepad or Edit, or Sysedit. Under the
[Boot] section, change the Shell= line to Shell=Explorer.exe
Glen Ventura, MS MVP Shell/User, A+ http://dts-l.org/goodpost.htm
"Sarah81" <Sarah81@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Hi. I just inherited an HP Pavilion running WIN 98. I don't have the
> software, so I'm coming to all of you in the hopes that you can help me.
> It's running in directory mode (i.e. like Win 3.x - no Start menu, no
> desktop access, that sort of thing). I need to make it run in regular mode,
> but I don't know how.
> Any suggestions?