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XP Pro To 98SE Connectivity Lose!

Make sure all of your hardware works. The above may to stabilize the wireless on the machine. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and So I do that and it says Windows will search for updated drivers in its driver database on the hard drive, and gives a list of locations to choose from. http://midsolutions.org/xp-pro/xp-pro-to-98se-networking.html

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices ThemeWelcome · log in · join Show navigation Hide navigation HomeReviewsHowChartsLatestSpeed TestRun TestRun PingHistoryPreferencesResultsRun StreamsServersCountryToolsIntroFAQLine QualitySmoke PingTweak TestLine MonitorMonitor GroupsMy IP isWhoisCalculatorTool This is particularly true of many models in Compaq's consumer-class Presario product line or HP's consumer-class Pavilion product line. Click back to install a different driver or click next to continue using this driver." Confusing..

Good eye to spot the time issue though. This is why it requires so much free space for the upgrade, by the way. One would save a lot of time by upgrading a PC to WinXP, rather than performing a clean installation, if there're no hardware or software incompatibilities. It uses a dial-up connection, but I don't have a phone line anymore so I've been trying to find another way to connect it to the internet.

However, there are other safeguards. Yes, doubled checked DNS. If the battery is dead or dying it might not. This could save a lot of disk space, but don't do this until you're sure you won't want to go back.

XP Pro SP2 98SE BillyBob, #21 2005/03/17 Newt Inactive Joined: 2002/01/07 Messages: 10,974 Likes Received: 2 Trophy Points: 608 Location: Concord, NC, USA Computer Experience: ***** I did notice BB but by martinobyrne / December 8, 2005 5:10 AM PST In reply to: Don?t be lost! follow all on-screen instructions until you're presented with the option of where you want to install winxp. WPA-PSK TKIP security with 128 bit key.

The router handles the Internet logon functions.Recently, the XP required a change in virus and firewall software. Often I have done the same install both ways on the same hardware as part of Beta testing. BillyBob Hug your loved ones today. My advice, then, is to not upgrade the file system to NTFS during Setup.

if all goes well winxp will finishing installing and you now have a dual boot system on a dual-formatted hd. (and if you have a dual core processor and double-data-rate SDRAMs No other ideas ( wild or other wise ) at this time. Windows 9x/Me and XP may look similar, but they're built on two completely different technology platforms, and it's actually sort of amazing that an upgrade between them can take place at Thanks for your offer.I?m still backing up my files,and trying to partitioning and everything next week.Any question,I?ll ask you!

Finally called a friend who I figured might be able to help. Finally called a friend who I figured might be able to help. Starting October 25, 2001, there will be many, many updates for Windows XP on this site, so you should visit Windows Update right away. Have you made sure that your PC's hardware components are capable of supporting WinXP?

Have any empirical data to support it? XP, however, is based on the stable and reliable 32-bit NT platform, which first debuted in 1993. Lease Obtained. . . . . . . . . . : Tuesday, March 15, 2005 9:19:12 PM Lease Expires . . . . . . . . . . : The other software(applications and so),can I install them in a 3rd partition for possible reinstallations of the OS?

WinXP is designed to install and upgrade the existing operating system while simultaneously preserving your applications and data, and translating as many personalized settings as possible. The process is designed to be, and normally is, quite painless. No D-Link software on laptop - wireless connection handled by windows.

Work much smoother, snappier overall. "gatorkill" <> wrote in message news:... > Can I install Windows XP pro on Windows 98SE and not lose any of my > other programs and

If any do not--as evidenced by a yellow bang next to the hardware device's name, right-click and choose Update Driver. The IP answers the ping from the Win98 computer on the LAN, fails the ping from the XP.2. Described in my showcase titled Windows XP Hardware and Software Compatibility, this software can actually fake out thousands of popular DOS and Windows games and applications, and make them think they're I am supposed to enter to "login" but I keep getting "Cannot find server or DNS Error".

Newt Vail, Concord, NC, USA QuickLinks *** Subscribe to the forum Newt, #22 Log in or Sign up to hide this advert. 2005/03/17 Lifetime Subscription BillyBob Inactive Joined: 2002/01/07 If this fails, open up Help and Support and navigate to the Fixing a problem link under Pick a Help Topic. I've lost the installation disk that came with it also. Thanks again for the assistance. · actions · 2004-Nov-11 5:06 pm ·

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or darned awful weak. Thanks. bumtracks, Oct 14, 2005 #7 Ron Martell Guest "bumtracks" <> wrote: >I have my own empirical seat of the pants data from doing xp install >multiple ways. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: NTFS from FAT32 to multiboot with XP Pro and 98SE?

You can download the driver for the card and install and configure the cardusing the Device Manager.By selecting *show network connection* when you select the NIC/Properties at the LAN screen in AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Home Forums > Hardware and Technology > Networking > Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials Report abuse: > http://www.windowsforumz.com/eform.php?p=1452319 bumtracks, Oct 14, 2005 #2 Advertisements Ramesh, MS-MVP Guest The programs need to be reinstalled again. We're a friendly computing community, bustling with knowledgeable members to help solve your tech questions.

This information will be found at the PC's manufacturer's web site, and on Microsoft's Windows Catalog: (http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/hcl/default.mspx) Additionally, run Microsoft WinXP Upgrade Advisor to see if you have any incompatible hardware Is being in IT simply being a contractor now?! [No,IWillNotFixYour#@$!!Computer] by MineCoast316.