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While exiting to DOS prompt (restarting in MSDOS) There might be a problem when the computer tries to change the video mode upon exiting. 1) Try changing the video mode to When trying to move it, the message was thatto make sure it was not being used. I do not use this for anything else, including internet browsing. From a few minutes to 20 minutes or more.

Windows 98 Stuck On Loading Screen

Is there some way to give me a clue what is happening when it freezes, because otherwise I have no clues what is causing the freeze. Instructions are contained which allows a user to set certain options which creates the Bootlog.txt file during boot.Bill Gaston Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:Re:Windows 98 hangs at by jhatcher / February 26, 2004 3:42 AM PST In reply to: Re:Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start. You know what I mean?

This can be obtained from the Updates section at http://www.zdnet.com/. Ask ! Ask a new question Read More Computers Windows Related Resources Frequently Hanging Issues solved Frequent computer hangs - is my hard drive failing? Secondly, seldom will you find a program for 98...

The RAM proved to be a problem. Windows 98 Startup Problems Or xxx driver messed up. Create a Bootlog.txt (hidden file in the root of C:\). go to this web-site What other information do you need?

Toejam31 AnonymousJan 8, 2001, 11:16 AM Hey, Red, did you ever get a resolution to this prob? Proffitt Forum moderator / February 27, 2004 6:38 AM PST In reply to: Re:Tell what's been done. New Posts CEO of United Technologies just admitted there will be fewer jobs b/c of Trump/Carrier deal Latest: shady28, Dec 8, 2016 at 1:14 PM Politics and News America has one Logged " All generalizations are false, including this one. " BJTopic StarterGreenhorn Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « Reply #5 on: April 22,

  1. ByVigilante Jun 30, 2006 Hey fellas.
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  3. It simply stops.I can only turn the computer on in safe mode.
  4. Anyway remember 98 uses the old Dos 1 meg memory structure and cannot isolate hardware memory errors from Software memory errors.So for Software conflicts.
  5. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - After bootlog...
  6. Windows 98 Registry files become corrupted.
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  8. Always disable the Anti-Virus application prior to a new software application installation.
  9. by Cursorcowboy / February 26, 2004 4:41 AM PST In reply to: Re:Re:Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start.
  10. And if they plunk down the money to replace it, it better work.

Windows 98 Startup Problems

I just wish I could verify with more then a 60% certainty. https://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/175737-windows-98-randomly-freezes/ Anytechniques? Windows 98 Stuck On Loading Screen Computer Hope Forum Main pageFree helpTipsDictionaryForumLinksContact Welcome, Guest. CLEAN BOOT TROUBLESHOOTING Jun 30, 2006 #3 Vigilante TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,666 Ha, well it's not my PC, I wouldn't have a 98 PC.

Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start. Software. At first it was quite bad and constant and the harddisk light will light up continuously prior to the hang even though I'm using any intensive applications. I can't keep it stable, it freezes with the most simplest of tasks.

It can freeze any time in any program. If I say it's RAM, it must be RAM. Any ideas? his comment is here Try deleting some files to free up disk space on your Windows drive.

Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Use Windows Live Register now! Jul 1, 2006 #7 Vigilante TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,666 To have some closure on this.

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ENTER HERE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Improperly uninstalling a software application. Cut down all the umpteen font files you dont use, but which gobble up memory in win98. BubbaDec 16, 2000, 6:32 AM I have said it before and I will say it again, its probably your SBLive card and the drivers for it.

by jhatcher / March 1, 2004 2:17 AM PST In reply to: After bootlog... pc hanging frequently :( and usb device get disconnected Acer Aspire 5750Z hanging frequently Hang when Startup - Win98 - Help Remote desktop hanging frequently ASUS A7V + Win98 = HANG? Proffitt Forum moderator / February 23, 2004 4:43 AM PST In reply to: Windows 98 hangs at splash screen and won't start. No detail is too small.

Already have an account? I posted a troubleshooting guide/link "After bootlog" and my note about fonts is just one of dozens of things for you to work.Tell what you have done and if you are Hint! Logged " All generalizations are false, including this one. " BJTopic StarterGreenhorn Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « Reply #3 on: April 22,

by R. There is no material that is knowingly illegal here. Via msconfig, startup tab, I also unchecked all files there but still the problem remains.Thx, BJ Logged brundle Guest Re: Windows 98 - Computer freezes a few seconds after start-up « If that doesn't work then you will need to install Windows to a new directory.Please help!!

Swapping with our good stick, kept it from freezing for a much longer time. Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile So there you go. I'll pay for shipping . #5 Hacp, Dec 27, 2005 RKS Diamond Member Joined: Oct 9, 1999 Messages: 6,820 Likes Received: 2 I ran xp pro on a PII 333,

Toejam31Dec 16, 2000, 8:27 AM RedAsh, I would suggest that you take your computer to a certified technician. Computer games can corrupt Windows files. WINDOWS '98!!! I'm always interesting in things like this....

THEN you might be talking about heat-related issues.If you think the problem is a driver (and you are the one looking at the machine, you'll have to be the judge) reinstalling Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - That's a clue. Since a few days ago, whenever I start computer, once everything is up, it completely freezes a few seconds afterwards. Corrupt fonts can make this OS fail.Move them out to another directory (or get good ones) after listing the corrupt font filenames for a doublecheck here to see if they are

Almost like XP ) Jun 30, 2006 #6 gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,425 +77 Win 98 not so bad Indeed Win98 is not as bad as some think, but