howtogeek — 2013-08-01T13:27:01-04:00 — #1
Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/169457/running-windows-98-in-2013-with-modern-apps-and-web/
Do you ever have those moments when curiosity for the sake of fun gets a hold on you? Perhaps that curiosity gets focused on computer-related “what ifs” such as how well would a very old operating system handle being used with today’s modern apps and web? Nazmus Shakib Khandaker decided to find out how well Windows 98 could and would do in 2013.
nsdcars5 — 2013-08-02T07:10:53-04:00 — #2
Tried this with Windows 2000 in a VM. With a slightly older version of Firefox and a hex-edited Flash player, it ran just like Windows XP would.
andrewrobert7 — 2013-08-02T10:36:55-04:00 — #3
Come On! I watched this the day before it came in the newsletter purely by chance!
geek — 2013-12-13T10:52:43-05:00 — #4
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