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Some of the optional features in the pack, that add functionality to Windows 98 are Meta Pad – an alternative Notepad, optimized swap file usage, better WDM and USB support, Command Prompt Here, and an animated boot and shutdown logo or the Windows 2000 color scheme.
You can easily uninstall the service pack at any time by using the Control Panel but keep in mind that not all files are removed.
I also heard that you needed to use the original CD key to use this install.
microsoft stopping support because it thinks the os is a security risk seems a bit odd.
if it is such a risk, then shouldn't ms be working to make it more secure, or–if it can't do that–offer large discounts to those people who present an original 98 installation cd when purchasing windows xp?
read more at pc world does anyone still run these outdated operating systems?
i am sure there are many home pcs that have been sitting in a corner gathering dust for some time with windows 98 loaded, but i hope most users have made the upgrade to windows xp or the migration to linux.
of the four different types of support it offers, three will be suspended from july.