Support for Windows 98

Help and support for Windows 98. Links to technical solutions, how-to articles, and answers to top issues.

Top issues

  • Update your computer to daylight saving time
  • Solution Accelerator Downloads
  • End of support for Windows 98 and Windows Me
    Effective July 11, 2006, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, and Windows Me (and their related components) will transition to a non-supported status. After this date, Microsoft will no longer provide any incident support options or security updates. Microsoft is not offering a custom support agreement for these products.
  • Hot Fix and Security Bulletins
    Visit this site to view a list of security bulletins and hot fixes.
how-to articles - Windows 98

how-to articles - Windows 98

  • Description and Availability of MSN Messenger Service
    MSN Messenger Service is an instant messaging program that tells you when your friends are online so that you can send an instant message to a friend or "talk" with several friends at once.
  • MS-DOS Partitioning Summary
    This article contains a summary of MS-DOS partitioning information. For information on how MS-DOS assigns drive letters, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: Order in Which MS-DOS Assigns Drive Letters
  • How to Increase the Maximum Recording Time in the Sound Recorder Utility
    The Sound Recorder utility that is included with Windows 95 and Windows 98 has a default maximum recording time of 60 seconds. It may be useful to increase the recording time, and this article describes how to increase the maximum recording time in the...
Download details - Windows 98

Download details - Windows 98

Troubleshooting - Windows 98

Troubleshooting - Windows 98

Last Review : October 23, 2012