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Help to format win me..uggg

By saronn
Jun 11, 2005
  1. I am trying to format and install win 98 on a win ME pc. I cant seem to change the boot sequence to boot from CD or Floppy. I can just go to C drive and format either. HELP!
     
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    In order to change the boot sequence, you will have to go into your bios setup.

    To install Windows 98 go to http://www.bootdisk.com/ and download a 98 boot disk. Put it on a floppy.

    look HERE for instructions on how to install Windows 98.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
     
  3. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    There is only one small problem!
    You can not install 98 over ME, that would be DOWNgrading which is not possible.
    You'd need to wipe/format the ME installation first, then install 98.
     
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Good point RBS. That one slipped my mind lol

    Regards Howard :blush:
     
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