I don't have too many pts left, but I'll give you all I have for a good answer.
Just finished building my new computer and I have DOS6.21 loaded and the CD-ROM reading and I tried to load my WIN95 upgrade CD but when it looks for the previous WIN files, it doesn't find any (of course all I have on the HHD is DOS6.21)! Now let me tell you how I got here...
I rebuilt my 1st comp in '94; a 386SX to 486DX, w/DOS5.x & WIN3.1, bought my 2nd one in 95 (Packard Bell P75 %@#$* of $%#@), being on a "budget" I scratch build this 1 (AMD-K6 P233, 16x CD, 1.6g HDD, 3D, MMX, 15"mon.tower, key...etc..etc; less than $400) so far so good. BUT I have misplaced my origanal WIN3.x, which means "I don't have a previous version of WINDOWS".
Sorry if I'm being long winded, but my question is (finally);
HOW DO I LOAD MY UPGRADE WIN95 WITH NO PREVIOUS VERSION OF WINDOWS?????