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When you attempt to upgrade from Microsoft Windows 95 OEM Service Release 2 (OSR2) to Windows 98, you may receive the following error message:
Setup cannot create files on your startup drive and cannot set up Windows 98.
This behavior can occur if drive C on your computer is configured as a removable media device and the drive is using the FAT32 file system.
To work around this behavior, run Setup from within the MS-DOS environment: