Tech Support Forum banner
Status
Not open for further replies.
1 - 2 of 2 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
1 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Hi all,

So I am having a bit of a dilemma... I was moving out, and didn't want to take my old 2000 hulking elephant of a desktop computer with me (i.e couldn't afford movers, had no room in my car). In a move totally befitting my tech-inept self, I figured, hey, why don't I just get a screwdriver, and just take out the C:/, with all the good stuff in it, for easy transportation.

I bought a cheap HD enclosure, but my new laptop wouldn't recognize the installation CD that came in the package (upon closer inspection, I discovered that the CD is meant for computers using Windows98 or lower). The OS on my old desktop was Windows98 (and hence, the drive in the HD enclosure), but I now (finally!) had XP on my new laptop.

I don't have a computer with Windows98, and I don't know anyone who does! Won't someone please help me and tell me if/how I can access all of the obscure music files and other irreplaceables stored in an old Windows98 C:/ in an old Windows98 HD enclosure with my XP laptop???

Or if it's even possible to access the stuff with a Windows 98 computer??

I would appreciate it so much...

Thanks,
Kate.
 
1 - 2 of 2 Posts
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top