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(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/315854/EN-US/ )Windows 98 and Windows Me Error Message Resource Center
When you run the System Information tool in Windows 98, you may receive the following error message:
This program has performed an illegal operation and will be shut down. If the problem persists, contact the program vendor.
If you click Details, you may receive the following error message:
MSINFO32 caused an invalid page fault in module KERNEL32.DLL at 015f:bff8XXXX
To resolve this problem, extract a new copy of the Msinfo32.exe file from your Windows 98 disks or CD-ROM. To use the System File Checker tool to extract a new Msinfo32.exe file from the Windows 98 CD-ROM, follow these steps:
For more information about how to extract original compressed Windows files in Windows 98, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
TITLE : How to Extract Original Compressed Windows Files