How to Install and Uninstall the TweakUI Tool in Windows 98


This article describes how to install and uninstall the TweakUI tool in Windows 98.

Note that Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition and Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) do not include TweakUI.
For additional information about this issue, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
237920 TweakUI Not on Windows 98 Second Edition or Windows Me CD-ROMs
For information about a version of TweakUI that works with other versions of Windows, see the "TweakUI for Other Versions of Windows" section of this article.

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NOTE: Microsoft Product Support Services does not support the installation or usage of the TweakUI program.

Installing TweakUI

To install TweakUI in Windows 98:
  1. Insert the Windows 98 CD-ROM (not the Windows 98 Second Edition CD-ROM) into the CD-ROM drive. You must use the Windows 98 CD-ROM.
  2. If you receive a notification that the CD-ROM is from an earlier version of Windows and that the Setup feature will be disabled, click OK.
  3. Click Browse This CD on the Windows 98 CD-ROM menu.
  4. Double-click to open the Tools, Reskit, and Powertoy folders.
  5. Right-click the Tweakui.inf file, and then click Install.
To use the TweakUI tool after you install it, click Start, point to Settings, click Control Panel, and then double-click TweakUI.

Uninstalling TweakUI

To uninstall the TweakUI tool:
  1. Click Start, point to Settings, click Control Panel, and then double-click Add/Remove Programs.
  2. On the Install/Uninstall tab, click TweakUI, and then click Add/Remove.
  3. Follow the instructions to uninstall the TweakUI tool.
NOTE: Uninstalling TweakUI does not reverse any changes made by TweakUI.