by R. If you are using Windows 98, and you do not know the manufacturer of the storage device, or you can't find the drivers, what can you do? Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. If the drivers supplied with the USB device don't work (e.g. his comment is here
Beneath the System heading, look for version number (example image shown below) Version 4.10.1998 means the first version of Windows 98 (98FE) Version 4.10.2222 means Windows 98 Second Edition (98SE) Driver And you could always install Kernel Ex on your Windows 98 computer, then run the driver package for a newer drive and select "compatibility mode" for Windows XP SP2. Any recommendations for a flash drive product that is compatible with Windows 98 or has downloadable drivers for Windows 98? The USB driver files will NOT be Microsoft drivers. http://www.technical-assistance.co.uk/kb/usbmsd98.php
thanks for this. Unfortunately, they often do not come with drivers because Windows Me, 2000, XP and Vista all come with generic drivers already installed. Regards richard Reply Oleg 10 years ago Thank you. Thus the USB 2.0 driver files will NOT be on the Windows 98 installation CD, so any re-installation of Windows will disable the USB 2.0 ports.
It works. You can visit the related MSFN forum thread for more support or updates to the driver in future. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 17, 2006 8:26 AM PDT In reply to: Windows 98-compatible Flash Drive http://www.everythingusb.com/hardware/list.php3/platforms-Windows%2098Scroll down and Iomega seems to note not only 98, but 98 SE.Bob Flag Install Windows 98 Usb Flash Drive Therefore, there is no guarantee that they will work with your device.
Mumbodog, Mar 29, 2010 #2 Ed999 Joined: Aug 19, 2008 Messages: 74 USB 1.1 DEVICE IN WINDOWS 98 Windows 98 does NOT have built-in drivers for USB 1.1 (because those were can you help me? It works now. What you should do instead is plug in the USB device WITHOUT installing any drivers, to see whether the original USB drivers that came with the computer can detect the USB
This means that these drivers will work with many makes and models of the following: USB Flash Drives (also known as Pen Drives, or Thumb Drives) Digital Photo and Video Cameras Windows 98 Usb Boot Windows system maintenance: Stability:How to scan and repair your PC's registry related errors Speed:How to increase PC speed and performance Drivers:How to scan your PC for the outdated drivers You are Staff Online Now Drabdr Moderator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Earlier Versions of Windows > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members How do I get new 2gb and larger flashdrives to work with Windows 98 nonupgrade version 4.10 The answer is simple but sounds difficult.
Some use this driver.http://www.technical-assistance.co.uk/kb/usbmsd98.php notes a driver that we can install and then test with the memory keys under just 98.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - This driver http://www.usbtalk.net/2009/09/usb-for-older-operating-systems/ Stay logged in Sign up now! Win98se Usb Driver Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - WIndows 98 Flash Driver by tomtek / September 1, 2006 10:36 AM PDT In reply to: Windows 98-compatible Flash Drive I did this Download Usb Driver For Windows 98 Second Edition It tries to boot up ok but runs into a stop that displays tht it has found the USB port and needs a driver for it.
Reply Helio 2 years ago Thank you!!! http://codingcontext.com/windows-98/drivers-for-win98-flash-drive.php even if the manufacturer doesn't make a driver for Win98 available. Tnx!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1 Reply richard 10 years ago I need a widows 98 format disc or instructions on how to format my laptop so I can install xp. But you need to test it with.. Windows 98se Drivers Pack
by Kees Bakker / April 28, 2008 7:04 AM PDT In reply to: OLD COMPUTER HAS NO MODEM/NEED TO DOWNLOAD A 98 DRIVER a CD-drive or a diskette drive? Sure wish I could do this job for the old lady. A direct download to my 98 os computer was needed to allow flash memory to d-load my files and the transfer to the new computer was smooth. http://codingcontext.com/windows-98/drivers-for-usb-flash-drive-for-windows-98.php Plug it in and the F:drive reappears.You should be able to copy to this flash drive likeyour A: floppy or C:, etc.Let me know how it goes for youHope this helps.tomtek
But you need to test it with.. Windows 98 Drivers Download Remove all drivers for any USB controllers (under Universal Serial Bus controllers). Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Flash memory driver for win 98 by Karowayseed / February 2, 2009 4:33 AM PST In reply to: Missed this info last time.
There is actually a third party Service Pack for Windows 98 Second Edition which is still being updated well into 2013, even though Microsoft ended their support for Windows 98 on Reply Nobody 4 years ago Have installed it under Windows ME (without any prior USB-related items deletion). at last i have finally found a suitable driver for my OS….. Windows 98 Service Pack XPUser1991, Mar 29, 2010 #1 Sponsor Mumbodog Joined: Oct 3, 2007 Messages: 7,891 No, you would need to go to the flash drive manufacturers website to see if they have
However, strangely it never asked for the Windows CD. How Does a computer get Infected? I found it all interesting & I am a volunteer who wants to set up a 98 laptop with some ukulele tutoriasl for an old (84) friend in my uke class. check over here SDFOX 7, Apr 4, 2010 #4 DaveBurnett Account Closed Joined: Nov 11, 2002 Messages: 12,970 I have a set of Universal USB Storage drivers for Win98SE courtesy of Wintricks They've not
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Before you install nusb320-Eng-98FE, go to CONTROL PANEL, SYSTEM, Device Manager, and remove all drives for Unknown Devices and Serial Bus Controller.7. Although they look pretty much the same, there are actually two kinds of Windows 98 OS and they both handle USBs differently. Freephone: 0800-02 00 510 (NL) Copyright © 2017 Flashbay Raymond.CC Blog Menu Home Forum Giveaways X-Ray 2.0 Contact About Home » Windows » How To Install USB Mass Storage Device I DON'T WANT TO HAVE TO TAKE THE OLD COMPUTER SOMEWHERE TO HAVE THIS DONE, IT MAY COST TOO MUCH.
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Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/913429 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? There is however no way to get Flash Drives working with the First Edition of Windows® 98 (Win98 - a very old and uncommon operating system so no driver has been Windows Millenium). Thank youall sooo much.
The drivers supplied with the USB device are your INSURANCE. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 18, 2008 1:20 AM PDT In reply to: OLD COMPUTER HAS NO MODEM/NEED TO DOWNLOAD A 98 DRIVER You can't use the advice in this forum