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Anonymous
September 6, 2005 8:51:32 PM

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Following on from the recent discussions, could someone with an
up-to-date Win98SE box please run msinfo32.exe and indicate which of
the many updates have been installed? Are there any other OS updates
which msinfo32 does not detect? I would also be grateful for a list of
the updates appearing in IE's Help->About window. TIA.


-- Franc Zabkar

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September 6, 2005 8:51:33 PM

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Dear Frank,

I don't have 98 anymore so I can't help you with that.
But, for listing fixes installed I have found this to be the best.

Belarc Advisor:
http://www.belarc.com/free_download.html

It lists pretty much everything and then some.

Ed

Franc Zabkar wrote:
> Following on from the recent discussions, could someone with an
> up-to-date Win98SE box please run msinfo32.exe and indicate which of
> the many updates have been installed? Are there any other OS updates
> which msinfo32 does not detect? I would also be grateful for a list of
> the updates appearing in IE's Help->About window. TIA.
>
>
> -- Franc Zabkar
>
> Please remove one 'i' from my address when replying by email.
Anonymous
September 6, 2005 8:51:33 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion (More info?)

Click on the following link, copy the results to your clipboard and paste it
into a reply to this thread: http://aumha.org/mydetail.htm

Example:
<paste>
Browser Name: Microsoft Internet Explorer ver. 6.0

Browser & OS: (Major & Minor Version Information)
4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)
;SP2;

Screen Resolution: 1024 x 768
Color Depth: undefined
Java Enabled: true
</paste>

Best to rely on Windows Update for critical updates your machine should have
rather than picking & choosing ones you /think/ it needs.
--
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Shell/User, Security), AH-VSOP


Franc Zabkar wrote:
> Following on from the recent discussions, could someone with an
> up-to-date Win98SE box please run msinfo32.exe and indicate which of
> the many updates have been installed? Are there any other OS updates
> which msinfo32 does not detect? I would also be grateful for a list of
> the updates appearing in IE's Help->About window. TIA.
Anonymous
September 6, 2005 10:29:57 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion (More info?)

There's a mess of regular criticals, both at the corporate site
http://www.microsoft.com/windows98/downloads/corporate....

& at...
http://v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/catalog/en/defaul...
...., which also can be got by...
(1) "START button, Windows Update".
(2) Click "Personalize..." in left pane & then check "Display the
link..." in right pane.
(3) Click "Windows Update Catalog" in left pane, which is now under "See
Also". (Perhaps you need to leave & re-enter the site to see it.)
(4) Click "Find Updates..." in right pane.
(5) Select OS in window & click "Search".
(6) Select "Critical Updates...".

You must decide which apply to your computer, when you take them that
way. And the literature may not be perfectly clear about it. Perhaps, if
you've done it once letting the site decide, you may now...

"START, Find, F/F, 'Windows Update.log'". (Use double quotes around that
name.) Click it for a possible clue inside. Otherwise...

(A) At IE6, Help, About:
SP1, Q313829, Q328970, Q328389, Q324929, Q810847, Q813951, Q816506,
Q813489, Q330994, Q818529, Q822925, Q828750, Q824145, Q832894,
Q837009, Q831167, Q823353, Q867801, Q833989, Q834707, Q889293, Q867282,
Q891781, Q890923, Q883939, Q903235, & Q896727.

(B) At "START, Run, MSInfo32, Software Environment, Software Updates",
or at "START, RUN, QFECheck"..:

Windows 98 Second Edition=4,10,0,2222
Updates=Year 2000 Update for Windows 98b
SP2: Windows 98 Second Edition USBHUB
W98: KB891711, KB896358, Q245729, Q274113, Q314147, Q323172,
Q323255, Q329115, Q811630, Q840315, Q888113, & Q890175.
W98SE: Q823559, Q245272, Q256015, Q259728, Q260067, Q273017, Q273991
Win98SE: Q249973, Q238453, Q239887, UHCD
Windows 98 Second Edition Digital Video
Windows 98 TELNET

(C) At "Control Panel, Add/Remove Programs, Install/Uninstall tab":

(1) 128 bit encryption support for Dial-up Networking
(2) Internet Explorer Q896727
(was Q883939, Q890923, Q891781, Q889293, Q834707, Q867801,
Q831167, Q832894, Q824145, Q828750, Q822925, Q818529)
(3) Internet Explorer Q903235 (was Q883939).
(4) Microsoft Data Access Components KB870669
(5) Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 Web Accessories
(6) Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SP1 and Internet Tools
(7) Microsoft Internet Print Services
(8) Microsoft Outlook Express 6
(9) Microsoft VGX Q833989
(10) MSN Messenger 4.5
(11) NetMeeting 3.01
(12) Outlook Express Q823353 (was Q837009, Q330994)
(13) Windows 98 KB891711 Update
(14) Windows 98 KB896358 Update
(15) Windows 98 Q823559 Update
(16) Windows 98 Q840315 Update
(17) Windows 98 Q888113 Update
(18) Windows 98 Q890175 Update
(19) Windows 98 Second Edition Digital Video Update
(20) Windows Media Player system update (9 series)


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| Following on from the recent discussions, could someone with an
| up-to-date Win98SE box please run msinfo32.exe and indicate which of
| the many updates have been installed? Are there any other OS updates
| which msinfo32 does not detect? I would also be grateful for a list of
| the updates appearing in IE's Help->About window. TIA.
|
|
| -- Franc Zabkar
|
| Please remove one 'i' from my address when replying by email.
!