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Win98 Setup Disk

Posted on 2000-02-14
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How do u re-create the Windows 98 SETUP disk?
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Question by:supacola
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by:liebrand
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Go to Control Panel / Add-Remove Programs, click Windows Setup and do it from there.
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by:MichaelMarch
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Start
Settings
Control Panel

In the control panel goto Add/Remove Programs.  Click on the third tab, called "Startup Disk" and now click on the Create Disk button.

Here, just watch it format and install all the information needed onto a floppy.  

Now if it asks you for any files, put your windows 95 cd in. And click on browse and point it to the X:\win95 directory or if you have windows 98 put your windows 98 cd in. And click on browse and point it to the X:\win98 directory.

X:\ is your CDROM drive.  I would also test your cdrom to make sure it works off the boot disk.
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by:trekie1
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you can also go to www.bootdisk.com and make 1
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by:supacola
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i need it to boot with cd-rom support.
trekies answer is right i dunno how the hell to accept it though. thanks anyway mike.
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by:ho_yin_leung
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You can set your BIOS to boot the CD-Rom 1st, that's how you load the CD-Rom for Win98 in easiest wat.

If you create Bootable floppy with CD-Rom drive, that's a lot more work.
You need to have the Dos CD driver, the mscdex.exe and alter the config.sys and autoexec.bat.
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by:supacola
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i also install 95 alot and sometime i just need dos & a cdrom to test discs
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by:trekie1
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like I said you can get any boot disk at www.bootdisk.com
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supacola
accept this as the answer    ....James
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