because you're using Windows 98 "first edition"), or have been lost, you can try instead the so-called "generic" mass storage drivers for Windows 98 that are available on the internet. Check if the manufacturer of your USB drive still provides the appropriate drivers. In order to determine your Windows version, please do the following: Right click on My Computer and select Properties On the System Properties page that opens up click on the General I BROUGHT THE USB FLASH DRIVE, BUT CANNOT DOWNLOAD THE DRIVER........MODEM'S GONE ON THE OLD COMPUTER. original site
Predictably, Kingston offers no support for their devices in Windows 98 so no driver can be installed to pick up the flash drive. It;l finish. We have been advised by certain customers that third-party drivers may be available for download elsewhere that will allow our drives to work with Windows 98SE, but have not had an Step 5 After you have installed the required service pack, download the Windows 98FE Mass Storage Device Drivers through this link: http://www.technical-assistance.co.uk/drivers/nusb320-Eng-98FE.exe. http://www.technical-assistance.co.uk/kb/usbmsd98.php
blueturtl, Apr 27, 2010 #7 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Message 8 of 11 (30,625 Views) 0 Kudos 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 Posts: 0 Re: windows 98 driver Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe All rights reserved. To use USB 2.0 in Windows 98 (or in Windows ME) you must buy an add-in USB 2.0 PCI card, and it must include USB 2.0 driver files for Windows 98.
Advertisement Recent Posts Replacing my hard drive metallica5456 replied Jul 4, 2017 at 6:56 PM graphics port help flavallee replied Jul 4, 2017 at 6:52 PM Make Four Words cwwozniak replied After the computer has completed downloading, run the EXE file and follow the instructions on the screen. Can anyone help please. Windows 98 Service Pack Browse more how to's How to Install a USB Flash Drive on Windows 98 How to Install a Webcam How to Install a Wireless Network How to Install a Wireless Printer
Note that a USB device that is not designed for USB 1.1 won't work on a motherboard USB port. They are for use ONLY if the USB driver already in the computer can't run the particular model of USB device you have, or if a computer fault forces you to anyway. https://www.raymond.cc/blog/how-to-install-usb-mass-storage-device-on-windows-98/ Although they look pretty much the same, there are actually two kinds of Windows 98 OS and they both handle USBs differently.
No glitches or crashes or freezing of screens. Windows 98 Drivers Download Top Products Classic Twister Pod Halo Ink Pop Clip WalletStick Services Data Preloading File Lock/Dual Zone AutoRun Function Volume Label Pantone Matched Shells Support Order Guide Customer Center FAQs Flashbay Warranty sys was asked for!And the file explorer shows it as the drive F: (I had drives A:, C:, D:, and E: before the installation.Before the installation I had the USB kb Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) So why not put the driver on a CD?
Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-98-se-flash-drive-drivers.913429/ This way all you need to do is plug the drive in, Windows will recognise it and you will automatically see the drive in My Computer. Windows 98 Usb Drivers Microsoft Fortunately, there are some generic Windows 98 USB mass storage device drivers available that work with most such devices. Download Usb Driver For Windows 98 Second Edition Your email address will never be published.
Free Computer Technical Support :: Installing USB Mass Storage Devices on Windows 98 Home Knowledge Base Support Forum Store Search Site Map Contact Us Other Resources: Steve's Photo Gallery Sforza Racing my site Therefore any USB 2.0 driver files will NOT be Microsoft drivers. What you should do instead is plug in the USB device WITHOUT installing any drivers, to see whether the original USB drivers that came with the computer can detect the USB Join our site today to ask your question. Windows 98se Drivers Pack
Step 3 On the System Properties window, click on the 'General' tab. CAN I DOWNLOAD A DRIVER ONTO THE SONY USB FLASH DRIVE USING MY NEW COMPUTER AND THEN TAKE THE FLASH DRIVE AND PLUG IT INTO OLD COMPUTER TO INSTALL THE DRIVER Reply Sumit Simlai 1 year ago Hi thanks for the wonderful help. my response Pam Vincent Reply Alex 4 years ago Thank you so much this actually worked, I have tried several times trying to get information off my old IBM600E via USB before find
Follow Us Flashbay Blog Twitter Facebook Pinterest YouTube Linkedin Google + Need Help? Sandisk Windows 98 Usb Driver Shutdown/Restart so your computer can load the new config.sys file5. Make sure you have the SNDKW98.INF file in your C:\Windows\INF directory, and put it in another directory too, like C:\Drivers.3.
Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. They will be drivers supplied by a third party. That way you're fooling the driver into thinking its running on a newer system. Windows 98 Usb Boot Big thanks :-) Reply andi 3 years ago I tried several times with different versions of drivers, but this one did the job properly.
An important reason, in that situation, for NOT installing the drivers that came with the USB device is that the computer already contains USB drivers for its built-in USB ports. can you help me? Staff Online Now cwwozniak Trusted Advisor flavallee Trusted Advisor metallica5456 Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Earlier Versions of Windows > Home Forums Forums Quick pop over to these guys You'll need a different type of generic driver, depending which version of Windows 98 you have.
Mumbodog, Mar 29, 2010 #2 Ed999 Joined: Aug 19, 2008 Messages: 74 USB 1.1 DEVICE IN WINDOWS 98 Windows 98 does NOT have built-in drivers for USB 1.1 (because those were And you could always install Kernel Ex on your Windows 98 computer, then run the driver package for a newer drive and select "compatibility mode" for Windows XP SP2. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 15, 2007 1:46 AM PST In reply to: WIndows 98 Flash Driver Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Win 98 Flash Drive sandisc Cruzer Before you install nusb320-Eng-98FE, go to CONTROL PANEL, SYSTEM, Device Manager, and remove all drives for Unknown Devices and Serial Bus Controller.7.
Run the EXE file and follow the instructions as before, and once it has completed, your PC will be able to read USB flash drives. Then selected USB controllers, next, Generic Hub, next, next,, finished installing.