Windows 98 On-Pack - Increase preformance of Windows 98
This CD-image includes everything you need to turn Microsoft Windows 98 into a Modern Operating System. Includes Updates for Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition
Just burn the image to cd-r and pop in the CD and begin installing. No more update headaches, we have created auto installers for all the included software!
System Requirements: Microsoft Windows 98 or 98 Second Edition - If you are not sure which version of Windows 98 you have, you can find out simply by checking your System Properties. To do this, right mouse click on "My Computer" and select "Properties".
Windows system updates:
Unofficial Service pack 2 for Windows 98 Second Edition. Released May 5, 2005. - Microsoft has never released a service pack for Windows98 SE, but Alper Coskun has made one. It contains all Windows98 SE updates from Windows Update site and more. Uninstallation is possible from Add-Remove Programs. It does NOT contain Internet Explorer 6, DirectX 9, Media Player 9 and their updates. For complete details, to donate to the developer, or for support for this service pack please see the developer site.
Updated Service Pack 1 for Windows 98. - The original Windows 98 Service Pack 1 consisted of five components. Two of the components, Internet Explorer 4 and the Outlook Express 4, are no longer available. Instead, Windows 98 users should get IE6sp1, the system update and the two Y2K patches which we have included. In addition, we have included The dialup Networking 1.4 upgrade and the second version of the Windows installer required by some programs to install, modify, repair, or remove an existing application.
DirectX 9.0c - For Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition. This release of DirectX offers updated graphics, faster frame rates, and support for massively multiplayer games.
Windows media player. - Includes 2 versions. 7.1 works on both Windows 98 versions. Some prefer this to the later 9.0 available only for Windows 98 Second Edition. We have included both versions.
Sygate Personal Firewall 5.6 - Free for personal use, Sygate Personal Firewall provides best-of-breed security in a user-friendly interface, protecting your PC from hackers, Trojan horses, and DOS attacks. New features include deep-packet inspection, anti-application-hijacking, a log dampener, and enhanced logging. Sygate Personal Firewall is the first free PC firewall to offer protection from malicious code intrusions, keeping the information on your PC safe and private.
Bayden PopupPopper 18.104.22.168 - This is the highest user rated pop-up stopper we could find. Take command of your browser... Blast unwanted popups while still allowing them from sites you trust. Unlike many other popup-removal programs, PopupPopper contains no spyware and allows you to control what gets popped and what does not. Try it and you'll never go back to an unprotected browser.
Avast! AntiVirus Home Edition 4.6.623 - Avast Home Edition is free antivirus software for home, non-commercial use. Note: This product is free for home non-commercial use after registration! Click here to go to the Publishers free registration page. It scans for viruses, worms, and Trojan horses. Avast scans on demand - with skinnable simple interface, during boot time, and on access. It protects e-mail, ICQ, mIRC, Kazaa. It maintains virus chest. True incremental updates (well under 100KB) based on iAVS technology update virus definition at least twice a week.
Avast! Virus Cleaner, virus & worm removal tool 1.0.207 - Avast! Virus Cleaner is a tool that will help you remove selected virus or worm infections from your computer. If, despite all the security measures you take, your computer gets infected by a virus or worm, it is necessary to disinfect your system somehow. While for some viruses the only 100 realiable method of disinfection is restoring your system from backups, for many common infections this is not really necessary and the virus/worm can be removed quite easily.
WinPatrol 22.214.171.124 - A perfect score from c/net, this program uses a simple yet effective method of fighting all kinds of malicious programs. It inspects several spots in the Windows system that malware is most likely to alter, including programs launched at start-up, browser helper objects, scheduled tasks, services, and cookies. WinPatrol consumes few resources and doesn't slow your PC. You can set the interval between checkups; the default is every three minutes. If something new installs on your PC, the program notifies you and asks whether you want the newcomer. This won't cure serious infections, but it will save you from annoying adware and malicious sites that hijack your browser home page.
Ad-Aware SE Personal Edition 1.05 - Another very popular spyware removal tool with a perfect score from c/net. Ad-aware does and excellent job of finding and removing most adware and spyware components. Ad-aware SE Personal Edition boasts a number of improvements. Extended memory scanning now scans all modules loaded by a process. Scanning uses the all- new CSI (Code Sequence Identification) technology to identify new and unknown variants of known targets. Extended registry scanning now scans registry branches of multiple-user accounts and performs additional smart checks to detect dynamically created references. Scanning speed is noticeably faster, and this version offers an Extended Scanning mode for known and unknown/possible browser hijackers.
Internet Explorer 6.0 with service pack 1 - The latest version of Internet Explorer for Windows 98. Includes Outlook Express 6. Internet Explorer 6 SP1 includes a well-tested collection of updates that focuses on a variety of customer-reported concerns with Internet Explorer 6. Internet Explorer 6 SP1 includes all prior patches and updates as well as enhancements to security and reliability.
Power Archiver 6.11 - Sooner or later everyone needs a good unzip program. In our opinion Power archiver is the best full featured zip / unzip archiver around.
Free Burning software for burning cd-image to cd-r is included in the download file.