Cannot use Win95
Posted on 1997-02-22
just a couple of days ago my Win95 started to have an
When booting windows95, everything seems to start the right way,
but after the desktop is loaded the mouse cursor remains in the
clock shape as if it were waiting for some action to be completed.
The only way to stop this is pressing CTRL+ALT+DEL. This pops up
a dialog specifying that it is not capable to activate a certain
application. If I click on "Finalize task" or "Cancel" then the
dialogs disappear but then I am not able to do anything
Booting Windows95 in fail safe mode, I get a dialog upon
saying that some hardware or network problem has occurred.
Afterword I discovered that the port COM2, to which my modem is
attached, is not recognized by Win95.
Well, I don't have enough experience with win95 to know how to
solve this, so I'd appreciate your help and/or
pointers to places where I can find help.
-- Antonio Scotti