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(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/315854/EN-US/ )Windows 98 and Windows Me Error Message Resource Center
When you start Windows, you may receive the following error message on a blue screen:
Pressing any key causes the screen to turn black and the computer to stop responding (hang).
WINDOWS This program has caused a Fatal Exception 0D at 00457:000040B1 and will be terminated.
This error message can occur if you are using Adobe Type Manager with certain video adapter drivers and the Hardware Acceleration setting is not set to Full.
To resolve this issue, set the Hardware Acceleration setting to Full. To do so, follow these steps:
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