Windows 98 Files

Windows 98 Files

Preamble

The site uses HTTPS, which is not really a good friend with Windows 98. To access to this site under Windows 98, use http://pegazus.space:5211/retro-os-files link, although it's unsecured connection; also be aware that using Windows 98 for Internet browsing is really, REALLY bad idea.

Windows 98 Updates & Service Packs

UNICOWS UNICOWS, Microsoft Layer for Unicode on Windows 95, 98, and Me Systems, 1.1.3790.0 (if using KernelEX - copy to system folder)

Windows 98 SP3 v3.64 Unofficial Serive Pack 3 - adds a lot of nice fixes to Windows 98se (Source: Unofficial SP3)

Windows 98 SP3 v3.56 Unofficial Serive Pack 3 - adds a lot of nice fixes to Windows 98se (Source: Unofficial SP3)

Windows 98 SP3 v3.53 Unofficial Serive Pack 3 - adds a lot of nice fixes to Windows 98se (Source: Unofficial SP3)

Windows 98 SP3 v3.47 Unofficial Serive Pack 3 - adds a lot of nice fixes to Windows 98se (Source: Unofficial SP3)

DirectX 9.0c December 2006 release. This is the last release for Windows 98se.

MSI Installer This update lets Windows 98 install .msi files.

NUSB33e These drivers offer generic USB mass storage support for Windows 98SE.

KernelEx 4.5.2 KernelEx is an Open Source compatibility layer with an aim to allow running Windows 2000/XP-only applications on Microsoft Windows 98 and Microsoft Windows Millennium operating systems.

Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 You'll want to install this if you plan to use the Revolutions Pack. You also need to install this before installing Windows 98 SP3.

Visual Basic 6.0 Sp5 VB6 runtime files. Lots of programs need these

Windows Script Control Used by various programs such as Color Selector 3.01

GTK Runtime 2.6.9 Last version of the runtime to work with Windows 98 (Needed for GIMP)

GDIPlus.dll Needed for many programs such as X-Setup Pro

Adaptec ASPI Drivers 4.71 Adaptec ASPI Drivers 4.71 (Needed for CDex).

MFC The Microsoft foundation class library (version 4.21.7303)

Visual C++ Redistributable 6.0, Redistributable runtimes for Visual C++ 6.0

Visual C++ Redistributable 5.0, Redistributable runtimes for Visual C++ 5.0

Drivers

Siemens Futro S220 Drivers

S220 LAN.zip VIA VT6105 - LAN driver

S220 Sound.zip VIA HyperionPro Drivers Package - Sound card driver

S220 VGA.zip SiS Compatible VGA Multimedia Package - VGA driver

Video Drivers

Nvidia 81.98 Drivers - Last version of NVidia drivers to support Windows 98. Works with most NVidia cards up to the Nvidia 6800 Ultra.

Universal VESA/VBE Video Display Driver Universal VESA/VBE Video Display Driver for Windows 9x Architecture

ATI Catalyst Suite 6.2 Display Driver and Catalyst Control Center (Feb. 9, 2005) - Works with pretty much all ATI Cards up to the Radeon 9800 Pro/XT

VMware Drivers

Creative Ensoniq Audio PCI Drivers Use these with VMware Workstation

Creative Enqoniq 2MB Waveset Use these with the Creative Ensoniq PCI driver. Copy to windows->system folder

Creative Enqoniq 4MB Waveset Use these with the Creative Ensoniq PCI driver. Copy to windows->system folder

Creative Enqoniq 8MB Waveset Use these with the Creative Ensoniq PCI driver. Copy to windows->system folder

Chipset Drivers

Intel INF Update This INF update is for several older chipsets, but in particular the 440BX

Applications

Graphics

See Graphics page here →

Miscellaneous

See Office/Desktop utils here →

Revolutions Pack 9.7.2 Must have add-on for Windows 98 to really make it look good

Internet

Web Browsers

Firefox Setup 3.6.28 Although this version of Firefox requires the KernelEx patch, it is by far the best browser available for Windows 98

Opera v10.61 Last version of Opera to work with Windows 98se (Includes MSIMG32.DLL FIX)

Firefox Setup 2.0.0.20 Last version of Firefox to run on standard Win 98se

RetroZilla 2 Great rehash of the Gecko engine

IRC Clients

mIRC v6.35 Last version of mIRC to work with Windows 98

FTP Clients

wsftp32files.exe.zip WSftp-32 Great little ftp program that has been rock solid for me over the years

FileZilla_2_2_22_setup.exe.zip FileZilla 2.22 Last version to support Windows 98

Internet Server

Abyss X1 Web Server v1.2.3.0 One of the best Windows 98 web servers

Remote Control

See Remote Utils here →

Miscellaneous

NetTime 3.14 Use this program if you want to keep your computers clock sync'd with an internet time server

Utilities

Text Editors

See Text editors here →

Compression Utilities

See Compression utilities here →

CD/DVD/ISO Authoring / Mounting Utilities

See CD/DVD/ISO Utilities here →

File Utilities

Bulk Rename Utility Version 2.7.02 (Last Win98 version). Great for file renaming

TreeSize 9x Neat program to show the file size of all your directories

File Managers

See File Managers here →

System Utilities

See System Utilities here →

Miscellaeous Utilities

AIDA32 - System information, diagnostics, and auditing application.

TPPATCH - Turbo/Borland Pascal Patches for Fast PCs

WinImage 8.1 WinImage is a fully-fledged disk-imaging suite for easy creation, reading and editing of many image formats and fileystems, including DMF, VHD, FAT, ISO, NTFS and Linux.

TCP Optimizer v3.08 Must have for Windows 98. Optimizes TCP/IP Stack and makes a HUGE difference in download speeds

CGterm 1.7b2 Best color graphics telnet terminal program for calling Commodore 64 telnet BBSes

CrapCleaner v2.29 Handy utility for cleaning up crap other programs leave behind

TweakUI 1.33 Microsoft utility to tweak Windows 98 settings

Faber Toys V2.6 Build 52 Faber Toys is a system utility, mainly developed for power users who want to know what's going on in their Personal Computer. It may also be used by programmers as a tool for tracking their applications

Process View PrcView is a process viewer utility that displays detailed information about processes running under Windows

X-Setup Pro 9.2.100 S/N - XSA092-11TA9R-8K12YT | ultimate system "tweaking" tool for Win 9x

CDex v1.51 Rip music to MP3 - needs UNICOWS and ASPI Drivers

CacheMan 5.5.0 Cache Manger for Windows 98

IOmegaWare v2.2 Just what you need if you have a ZIP or Jaz drive.

Anti-Virus Utilities

Process Explorer 8.5.2 If you want to know what is running on your Win98 box, this is the tool. Also has a nice CPU Utilitization task tray mode

ClamWin 0.99 Up to date antivirus for Win 9x and others

TZ Data Editor Lets you edit Windows timezone data because the goverment keeps screwing with Daylight Savings Time

Developer Utilities

Color Selector 3.01 Nice utility for converting colors to various numeric equivalents

Just Color Picker 4.4 Neat utility to get the color values for anything under the cursor

Multimedia Utilities

See Audio utilities here →

Video Utilities

See Video Utilities here →

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