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Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/757222 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Dial up would be much slower than USB though. So you need to decide how you want to connect this old drive to the new PC as the first step. Thanks.

Email your tech questions to him at [email protected], or post them to a community of helpful folks on the PCW Answer Line forum. Advertisement Recent Posts A-Z different places of the world poochee replied Mar 7, 2017 at 11:25 PM Replacing failing Raid 1 drives brainwave89 replied Mar 7, 2017 at 11:24 PM Word The builder of my computer claims there is no way to transfer or copy all the files I had created in Windows 98 to XP. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved.

How To Transfer Files From Windows 98 To Windows 7

It just doesn't have an operating disc drive. All rights reserved. When I have done any upgrades the last decade I have used the old hard drive as a second (backup) drive on the new computer. But even then you have a problem.

You remove the drive from the old computer, connect it to your adapter, then plug the adapter into the new computer--which you don't even have to open up. I really need everyone's help on this. By the way, I spent some time at Best Buy yesterday, and they were of little help. Usb Driver Windows 98 File sharing would be an easy way to go or if you only have small files than you could use a flash drive to move the data across but windows 98

Oct 13, 2006 #4 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,716 +681 file sharing(FS) twix XP & Win/98 works well -- I use the W/98 has a file server for backups. Thanks for voting! Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion

If your XP system doesn't have a floppy, perhaps a friend can download it for you. How To Share Files Between Windows 98 And Windows 7 I do have the work done by a pretty good technician - not me. I thought I was just connecting something to the back or front of my PC towers. Create an account EXPLORE Community DashboardRandom ArticleAbout UsCategoriesRecent Changes HELP US Write an ArticleRequest a New ArticleAnswer a RequestMore Ideas...

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  • If the driver is too big for one floppy, WinZIP/WinRar and the like can split it into smaller files.
  • They can be found for new for $15-$20.
  • You could even transfer the files via FTP either directly to your XP system, or upload them to your Comcast file storage area (drag and drop using IE).
  • Also, if the cable is not connected when the DCC is launched on XP, it still displays "Verifying username and password...".Does anyone know exactly what I should do?
  • You can always get a new CD or CD/DVD drive for the old PC.
  • That's going to be difficult for the reasons you know, and for the reasons you don't: which is that my disk drive has stopped working on that computer EONS AGO, so

How To Transfer Files From Windows 98 To Windows 10

Read http://aumha.org/win5/a/fast.phpIn closing, a file is a file. Same problem with drivers though, most will be on CD, not a floppy. How To Transfer Files From Windows 98 To Windows 7 Type OLEXP BACKUP into google.com and you find the articles on backup and restore of that information. Transfer Files From Windows 98 To External Hard Drive How do I transfer data from this computer to another with Windows XP using an ethernet cable?

I am pretty naive on these things so please forgive my ignorance. No, create an account now. I think you need to add ipx/spx protocol, if I had just file sharing for ms networks that didn't work. You can use USB as well, and probably serial or parallel cale too but slower. Clone Windows 98 Hard Drive

You can try a crossover networking to transfer the files from the 98SE to the XP computer. Read more. Join the community here. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds.

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Steps 1 Consider KernelEx to run Windows XP applications on Windows 98. 2 You will need a separate drive from the one containing W98.

scrubaskingquestions replied Mar 7, 2017 at 11:23 PM A-Z Occupations #4 poochee replied Mar 7, 2017 at 11:22 PM Loading... From what I've read, getting these two to play nicely with each other may not be easy for the inexperienced.That's why I'm suggesting you remove the hard drive from the old Just tell me what it is and I'll find it and buy it. Bytecc Usb 2.0 To Ide/sata Adapter Kit My thanks to Joseph Taflan for bringing it to my attention.Contributing Editor Lincoln Spector writes about technology and cinema.

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Already have an account? Jerry TheOutcaste, Oct 8, 2008 #2 Daniel238957 Thread Starter Joined: Jan 6, 2008 Messages: 25 I'd prefer to connect them externally. But they may still execute.

an external hard drive or a 64GB USB stick, so my Windows XP laptop can access them. However, I have read on a search about connecting a "null modem serial cable" between the 2 laptops, is this what I need to do the job? make-use-of-logo logo-background menu search search-start close email bookmark facebook google twitter pinterest stumbleupon whatsapp amazon youtube youtube label-rectangle triangle-long down PC & Mobile Windows Mac Linux Android iPhone and iPad Internet Speedy Gonzales20-01-2009, 09:29 AMYou cant copy programs that have already been installed.