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Installing the full version of win98 over win95osr2

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I've just bought the full version of Win98 but when I try to  install it over win95osr2 I keep getting the message that I have to get the Win98 upgrade. How do I get around this problem????
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The full version is designed to be installed on an empty hard drive.If it sees any version of Windows already installed,it won't run.This is no problem if you don't mind formatting your hard drive and starting from scratch.If you want to upgrade your existing configuration to Win98,you'll have to do as it says and get the upgrade version.
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