I formatted my hardrive and put Windows 98 SE on. It loaded fine and I put in the product key and everything. Then when it rebooted after initial installation setup it sais,
"Windows protection error. You need to restart your computer.
d: Missing/unable to load."
I did my research and found a suggestion, however it didn't work because it didnt apply to me because I don't have a Umax scanner. It is known that the Umaxis11.386 file causes this. I went ahead and tried the steps for this problem outlined here, but it didnt help because I dont have that file:
I have formatted the hardrive and installed Windows 98 SE twice and can't shake this problem. I am able to boot to Safe Mode and made a startup disk from there.