Windows 98

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Windows 98

(operating system)
Microsoft's 1998 update to Windows 95 that adds:

* Hardware support for Universal Serial Bus (USB).

* Internet Connection Sharing (IGC) - multiple PCs share a single connection to the Internet.

* Microsoft WebTV for Windows - watch TV on your PC.

* Support for new graphic, sound, and multimedia formats.

* Internet Explorer release 5.

* Windows 98 Service Pack - year 2000 updates.

Windows 98 was followed logically by Windows ME but chronologically by Windows 2000 Professional Edition.

Windows 98

A major upgrade to Windows 95. Introduced in June 1998, it included numerous bug fixes, performance enhancements and support for more hardware, including USB and two monitors. Tightly integrating Microsoft's Internet Explorer Web browser into the desktop, Windows Second Edition and Windows ME were two upgrades to Windows 98. See Windows, Windows Second Edition and Windows ME.
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The program runs on Windows 98SE or higher and allows users to generate observing lists based on their equipment and specific observing conditions.
Estan dirigidos a disenadores o editores de video, gamers, usuario final; proporcionan resolucion de video de hasta 1,920 x 1,440 dpi y son compatibles con Windows 98SE, ME, 2000, XP, 2003 y Vista, asi como Linux y Mac OS.
System requirements: Windows 98SE, 2000, or XP CPU, Pentium III, 400 MHz, 128MB System RAM, Sound Card, monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768, QuickTime 6.
It connects to a laptop or desktop PC via a USB port and runs on Microsoft Windows 98SE or above.
BlueSoleil is compatible with systems running Windows 98SE, Me, 2000 and XP.
Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP and Mac OS Operating Systems are all supported, with a USB 2.
The PC version requires 70 megabytes of disk space and an operating system of Windows 98SE or later.
The new coprocessor card is true PC hardware in a compact PCI form factor and enables Sun workstation users to run Microsoft Windows 98SE, WindowsNT workstation 4.
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ZoneAlarm Anti-Spyware supports Windows 98SE, ME, 2000 Pro and XP and is available for GBP19.
Intended as an introductory preview to the full edition that will be released in the near future, PixInsight LE is currently available as a free download for PC users running Microsoft Windows 98SE, 2000, or XP.
90 FAX/modem (built in), 64-bit 3D wavetable sound with dual built-in stereo speakers, a built-in 10/100 Ethernet interface and Windows 98SE installed.