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Installing Drivers

I just installed Windows 98 OS on a Dell Optiplex 240. I saved video, sound, network and other needed drivers on a flash drive. Since Windows 98 does not recognize USB, how do I install the drivers needed to work within the OS?

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You would put those on a CD for use later. USB flash drives appeared many years after Windows 98 so we know why this failed now.

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VERY FEW FLASH DRIVES have 98 drivers.

Google (search) for the old GENERIC USB MASS STORAGE DRIVER but since you must install the motherboard chipset driver and that before gaining access to the flash drive I think putting the drivers on CD would be the fast cure.

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(NT) Or a floppy.
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Try the website of the of the original manufacturers

Try the website of the of the original manufacturers of the Flash drive.

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