Updating windows 95 to windows 98


While Windows Vista, the previous version, was a fairly radical overhaul of the operating system, Win7 is more like Windows 98—an incremental upgrade at best.That's in keeping with Windows' history, of course, with minor upgrades typically following major ones.(updated 262002) Modem Does Not Work After You Upgrade a Hewlett Packard Pavilion Computer to Windows XP Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 315342 - After you upgrade your Hewlett-Packard (HP) Pavilion computer to Microsoft Windows XP, the modem may no longer work. Accessories Do Not Work After Upgrade from Windows Me to Windows XP Microsoft Knowledge Base Article Q304778 - After you upgrade from Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) to Windows XP, the Sound Blaster Live!(updated 3/14/2002) "NTLDR Is Missing" Error Message When You Upgrade or Install Windows XP Over Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows Millennium Edition Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 314057 - When you attempt to install Windows XP or to upgrade to Windows XP on a computer that runs Microsoft Windows 95, Microsoft Windows 98, or Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me), you may receive the following error message after the first restart during the installation process: Passwords Are Unexpectedly Assigned to User Accounts After You Upgrade to Windows XP Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 318026 - When you upgrade or install Microsoft Windows XP, passwords may be assigned to user accounts that previously had no password or you did not assign passwords to any user accounts during the installation process. sound card works, but several Sound Blaster accessories may not work.DLL Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 316502 - When you attempt to upgrade to Windows XP from Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition (SE), or Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me), you may receive an error message similar to either of the following: Error Message: Setup Cannot Continue. (Error: 3E6h) Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 311442 - When you attempt to upgrade to Windows XP, you may receive the following error message: Error Message "Setup Cannot Upgrade..." When You Upgrade to Windows XP Professional Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 319424 - When you try to upgrade from Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) or Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Workstation to Windows XP Professional, you may receive the following error message Error Message After Upgrade to Windows XP: The Following File Is Missing or Corrupted: Windows\System\Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 315338 - When you upgrade your Microsoft Windows 98-based computer to Windows XP, you may receive an error message similar to the following when you restart your computer after Setup completes: Error Message: The System Has Recovered from a Serious Problem Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 316424 - After you upgrade your operating system from Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) to Windows XP, you may receive an error message similar to the following: (updated 3/14/2002) Internet Access Is Restricted After You Upgrade from Windows Me Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 313067 - After you upgrade from Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) to Microsoft Windows XP, you may not be able to browse the Internet.You may receive the following error message in Microsoft Internet Explorer: Missing Data or Program Settings After Upgrade to Windows XP Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 312942 - You may experience any of the following symptoms when you upgrade Microsoft Windows 98 or Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) to Windows XP: (updated 1/10/2002) Missing Data or Program Settings After You Upgrade to Windows XP Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 314931 - When you try to upgrade your operating system to Windows XP, Setup may stop responding (hang) or encounters an error while finalizing settings.Still Present but Does Not Work Correctly After Upgrade from Windows 98 or Windows 2000 Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 304798 - After you upgrade your computer from Microsoft Windows 98 or Microsoft Windows 2000 to Windows XP, the existing CD Player program (Cdplayer.exe) remains, and a clean installation of Windows XP does not install any new version of Computer Stops Responding After Upgrade from Windows 98 or Windows Me Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 307119 - After you upgrade a computer to Windows XP from Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, or Windows Millennium Edition (Me), the computer may appear to stop responding (hang) right after you type a password and dismiss the password creation dialog box.Additionally, you may see only a blue background on the screen.