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by KERKER48 / June 15, 2007 5:10 PM PDT

I need to know if Windows 98 has a task manager or a way to find out what programs are running at start up or at any time. Also installed on this system is Windows ME. But I can't access any task manager like I can with Windows XP (CTL. ALT.DEL.).When I try to use the Expolorer 6.0 browser and AOL browser any browser for that matter it displays an error that reads not enough system resources.But the system infomation say's there is more than 50% free space.I have cleared all temp.files and all browsing history.

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Task manager
by PudgyOne / June 15, 2007 6:18 PM PDT
In reply to: WINDOW 98/ME

in Windows ME is ctrl+alt+del

To check startup programs

click start

click rum

type msconfig and hit enter

select startup tab

Hope this helps.


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Windows 98/ME
by KERKER48 / June 15, 2007 6:30 PM PDT
In reply to: Task manager

For so reason ctl+alt+del does not show a task manager is it the same for Window 98.I will try my start up menu thanks.

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It looks different
by PudgyOne / June 15, 2007 6:40 PM PDT
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