install win98 without cd rom

By tymani
Nov 7, 2003
  1. hello to all. I'm trying to install (from DOS)win98 OS on an older IBM Thinkpad. The Cdrom is not working. How can I install from the floppy frive? Or through the pcmcia slot connected to an external cdrom? any suggestions would be great. Thanx
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    You can copy the Win98 files over a Windows network with a network client for DOS copied on a bootable floppy.

    I doubt that you are able to find any DOS drivers for that PCMCIA slot.
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