OS help needed please
drlegendre at gmail.com
Wed Feb 3 18:13:19 CST 2016
>From the dim hazy past..
Didn't HP (USA) maintain a public FTP site loaded with drivers, docs, etc.
for obsolete / unsupported machines? Does anyone know if that resource is
At least your machine has a tag for Win98, so you know for a +fact+ that
the software set you need is definitely out there, somewhere.. just a
matter of finding it. And again, this isn't ancient history stuff.. support
must have been current through at least 2000 and sometime thereafter.
On Wed, Feb 3, 2016 at 3:38 AM, Kevin Parker <trash80 at internode.on.net>
> Seems Windows 98 has got a few mentions on the list of late - must have
> come into the "classic era".
> A while ago a good friend approached me as he wanted to get an old game up
> and running that he really likes - Recoil (might ring a bell with a few
> folk) - wants the real experience, not the VM experience.
> I'd be happy to help him out anyway but he has thrown a few old machines at
> me from time to time rather than see them go to the tip so he definitely
> gets help.
> The game is quite particular and will only run on Win 98. I've resurrected
> HP e-Vectra that I have (very nice little machine by the way) that has a
> serial on it for Win 98 SE but I really need the "actual" HP Recovery
> for it as I'm having some dramas getting the right video and sound drivers
> for it.
> I've struck out at HP and have tried a few vendors that still list parts
> this machine but no joy.
> Be most grateful if someone can help me out or point me somewhere please.
> Thank you!!!
> Kevin Parker
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