I then click the “general” tab, but can’t understand the instruction “click to select the Disable in this hardware profile check box”. Will get back to you later today. So, for the moment, I’ve put your excellent suggestions regarding drivers to one side, and tried to fix the computer. This site maintains listings of USB drivers available on the web, organized by company. Proffitt Forum moderator November 16, 8: If you are using Windows 98, and you do not know the manufacturer of the storage device, or you can’t find the drivers, what can you do? Right click on My Computer and select Properties On the System Properties page that opens up click on the General tab, if it is not already on that page.

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Post in the forums for everyone to benefit. What is the make and model number of your pc? Did you have to install drivers for these ports?

How To Install USB Mass Storage Device on Windows 98

The setup graphic IS of a monitor and a disk. Either, if plugged to a USB 2. I think my problem had to do with the usb I was using. But, every time I remove the flash drive and stick it back in, I have to repeat addata devices in device manager and reboot.

Extracted the file and opened the folder to three files. There is actually a third party Service Pack for Windows 98 Second Edition which is still being updated well intoeven though Microsoft ended their support for Windows 98 on the 11th of July !

I just pop the chip and plug it into a card reader and it works! Just follow the instructions step by step. It does though work well for the purpose it was intended for, it did for me and has for many other people.

This site maintains listings of USB drivers available on the web, organized by company. If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Posted January 5, I had drives A: After much searching and testing, I finally managed to install the Kingston DataTraveler on Windows After restart and after insertion of the USB flash drive it successfully installed itself.

See if this eliminates the front usb not working. Windows 98 adaata 98SE, qin98 download for this selection of drivers below. The info from MS here and here may be of assistance to you. Regardeless of all disclaimers and warnings, it worked out just fine. Have the USB ports ever worked like with a printer? Think this could be the most helpful section – Repair Entries in the Usb. Install Driver from Disk.

Windows 98 USB Mass Storage Device Drivers

EXE I mentioned earlier. This works, as you outlines, and it works fine. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment.

These numbers are from one test I ran inwhen no USB 3. EXE may work in 98 first edition as well.

It is the second major release in the. Therefore, there is no guarantee that they will work with your device.

Thank you very much for this info. I did load it on a spare machine.

Sure wish I could do this job for the old lady. It just simply works!!! If you post the driver maybe some of us can test it out.