changeing window's me to windows 98

Posted on 2004-04-28
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
 i reboot press f8 before windows loads ms-dos   type format c:/s/q but nothing working
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Use a Bootdisk or the W98 CD to do this. You might need to change the BIOS to boot from the floppy or CD ROM drive first.
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you can windows me to create a bootable floppy, then use that floppy to boot the machine into dos, then you can use the format command which will be on the floppy, then you can install windows 98

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you can download a bootable floopy from this site:


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An aside really...

Want to get real DOS mode on a ME system?  See:-

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Thank you much.    : )

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