Oct 28, 2009 #6 SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,715 +397 98 may even have to be on the first partition of the drive. Then I used Partition Magic 7 to move the XP partition back 3,2 Gig on the HDD, then create a 3.2 Gig Win98-SE partition in front of the XP partition. by maxieray / April 25, 2004 12:02 PM PDT In reply to: How to create a Dual Boot Win 98 and XP? I actually did (maybe still do) have 98SE installed via Virtual PC 2007, but it does not work well (and in many cases, at all) with older DOS-based games. Source
You may also... Run Nero. XP will recognize the large drive and then it can be partitioned during setup and Windows 98 can be installed on a smaller partition later. ANDAPPLY CHANGES.40) FORMAT THE WIN98-SE PARTITION; AND APPLY CHANGES.41) USE THE BOOT MAGIC CONFIGURATION UTILITY TO ADD THE WIN98-SEPARTITION TO THE LIST OF BOOTABLE PARTITIONS.42) USING THE PARTITION MAGIC OPERATIONS MENU, http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-98-and-windows-xp-dual-boot-system-step-by-step.135738/
How do you do it? It's usually called bootsect.dos (google it, and find out how to extract it) xp's boot files (usually ntldr, ntdetct.com and boot.ini) must be copied to e: when done, you must install Thanks to Johnson. 11 April 2004 - Version 0.12 Minor grammatical changes 02 April 2004 - Version 0.1 First Release Errors?
The computers used were (1) a 32-bit Dell Optiplex with Pentium 4 (2.26GHz), 2.0 GB RAM, 160 GB ATA hard disk, and (2) AMD Athlon 64-bit (2.4GHz), 2.0 GB RAM, 1 Well, you do what you think is best. You cannot use disk compression with Windows 9x in this situation. [top of page] Make a Partition Active The Win98/Me FAT32 Primary partition is automatically marked as Active when Win98/Me is posted 6 May 2015 - Reply - Permanent Link Unregistered Wow, this is one of the most vague "tutorials" I have ever seen.
To change"H" to "E" where another drive is already "E", first change that "E"to"Z", before changing "H" to "E"; then shuffle other drive letters as required.WHEN FINISHED RIGHT CLICK EACH DRIVE How To Install Windows 98 Over Windows Xp Click Next. If you are installing the different versions on different drives, 98 again goes on the first (Primary Master) drive, and XP on the second drive. check here Tick to enable the Perform a quick format check box, and click Next.
Start a new discussion instead. This guide outlines the extra steps. This controls if xp's ntldr or w98's io.sys is loaded. The cd/dvd drives work, and it looks like the video works fine through my new graphics card, although I haven't tried any programs yet.
If Shrink does not give you sufficient Unallocated space, read how to Shrink the Windows 8, 7 or Windows Vista Partition for instructions or use the free GParted Live CD. Read through it to see if you want to use the option. Dual Boot Windows 98 And Xp Step By Step Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:Re:Re:Re:How to create a Dual Boot Win 98 and XP? Dual Boot Windows Me And Xp REBOOT , THENUNINSTALL THE CL SB LIVE 5.1 WINDOWS DRIVERS AND DIAGNOSTICS, LEAVING"KEYTAR" & "RHYTHMANIA" .27) LOAD THE SOUND CARD DRIVERS FROM THE CL SB AUDIGY DISK , TAKINGCARE TO UNCHECK
posted 23 Oct 2013 - Reply - Permanent Link cool Unregistered does this also works if you want to dual-boot windows XP and Me posted 6 May 2007 - show 1 http://thatswp.com/dual-boot/dual-boot-vista-and-windows-10.html At any rate I planned ahead for this, The 160 gig HD has two Win7 partitions for a reason. With this being networking and dealing with Microsoft Windows Server I would love to complete the MCSA. Open it with any text viewer or if your in Command Prompt >> type c:\bootlog.txt | more and look at the last entries for something that says "FAILED".
Then you get 2 completely independent systems that you can switch with the BIOS boot sequence. Thanks! Insert your Windows XP CD and restart your system. http://thatswp.com/dual-boot/dual-boot-windows-7-and-xp.html Please update your link or bookmark.
To do this, create a shortcut to the command line, right click it, select Properties, and edit the target as follows: C:\WINDOWS\system32\cmd.exe /k dosset This assumes CMD.EXE and your batch file Btw: You cannot encrypt the OS - that would not work. " I hear ya, Ive heard it can take away some headaches doing operating systems on separate drives, but I'll is running real Win98 is a lot quicker running that XP or XP w/ virtual.
So Win 98 resides in the D:\Windows directory.I plan to put Win XP on the primary master C:\ Winnt (new Seagate hard drive also, the 1st boot drive in bios). To avoid such problems, keep a copy of both your modified version and the simplified stock file without the extra calls (EANSI.SYS in my case), and copy the simplified, stock version All Rights Reserved. How To Dual-boot 98, xp & Linux??
I found this guide, but I don't think it will work because my C: drive is not a FAT32 partition: http://www.dougknox.com/xp/tips/xp_repair_9x.htm This is how my hard drive is currently set up: Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? This must be counted if you want to create a new Primary. 127 GB Partition Limitation in Windows 9x/Me. Check This Out im a noob!
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OK, I understand what your reasoning is. Similar Threads - install Windows (Dual Forum Date Trying to install Windows 8.1 on my system to dual boot from Operating Systems Sep 12, 2013 Windows 7 and Dual Boot install With only win98 and XP you really don't need any third party boot manager; XP should do just fine.Your problem is the placement of win98. The partition should be Formatted when installing that OS to ensure compatible file system versions.
Is this a good/bad idea? You probably remember what happened last week when I had that HD crash and couldn't reformat because I was afraid of losing personal files? As a side note nothing seems to function in windows 98 since I installed windows 7 so any solution to this problem will have to come by using the command prompt, Where do I click on what icon? 0 Catweazle 140 11 Years Ago Best alternative is to list the titles you want to use.
The only other problems I've had with this approach are: 1. Which edition of 7 are you using? Right-click your CD/DVD drive(s), select Change drive letter and paths..., and click Change. Here is a Macrium video tutorial in case you are not familiar with imaging:" .......................................................................................................................................................
There may be specific things you need to do for each to get them to run under XP, and some may be incompatible to the extent that it's unwise to install