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Recover Win98 Backup

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How is it possible to recover a win98 backup (.qic) under w2k?

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You can't. You have to get use the Backup utility on a Win98 machine to extract it and then move the extracted files over to the Win2000 installation.


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http://support.microsoft.com/search/preview.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q155979

The Backup tool in Windows NT and Windows 2000 uses a different format for tapes and files than the Backup tool in Windows 95/98. The two formats are not interchangeable.

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You must restore the data from the tape or file using the Backup tool on a computer running Windows 95/98.

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