Category: Windows 98 / Win98 » Utilities »

BgInfo

1 January 2006 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utility that can generate a wallpaper, which includes the computer system details.

Utilities to configure file associations in Windows Explorer

9 November 2005 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utilities that makes it easier to modify the Windows Explorer context menu for the different filetypes.

Replace Microsoft JVM with Sun Java Runtime

25 February 2005 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Microsoft Java Virtual Machine (JVM) contains security flaws and should be uninstalled and replaced with the Sun Java Runtime.

Microsoft Scriptomatic

28 October 2004 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Scriptomatic makes it easy to extract system information through WMI using scripting.

Windows 98 Resource Kit

28 May 2004 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Collection of small utilities created by Microsoft to make life easier.

Bootable Windows 98 system on CD-ROM

16 May 2004 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Guides and file packages for creating a bootable CD-ROM, which Windows 98 can run from.

Diagnose startup problems with the Boot Log Analyzer

29 July 2003 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utility which scans the bootlog.txt and displays the time it took to load each driver.

PC Speaker driver for Windows 9x

22 June 2003 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Device driver for the PC speaker so it can play WAV files in Windows 9x.

Letter Assigner

25 May 2003 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utility that allows one to change drive-letter assignments for hard disk partitions.

Windows Explorer file copy replacement

7 April 2003 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Enhance the file copy abilities of Windows Explorer

Reveal password hidden under asterisks

4 February 2003 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utilities to recover lost passwords, which are only shown as asterisks.

File and Partition Recovery

13 January 2003 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Recover deleted or damaged files (and partitions) with undelete / unerase utilities.

Extracting the cd key from the registry

6 November 2002 by Snakefoot | 4 Comments » | Trackback Off
Utilities for extracting the the cd-key from the registry database.

Active CPU meter in systray

1 August 2002 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utility that monitors the cpu usage and displays a small cpu meter in the taskbar.

Remote Desktop Client

18 April 2002 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Remote Desktop Client can take control of a remote computer running Microsoft Windows.

WMV & WMA Codecs for Windows Media Player

18 April 2002 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Windows Media Video (WMV) and Windows Media Audio (WMA) codecs for Media Player 6.4 and 7.1

Killer replacement 98SE -> Me

29 November 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Update Windows 98 using the install files from Windows Me.

Windows 98 Revolutions Pack

29 November 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Bring your old Windows 98 desktop into the new millenium.

Windows virtual desktop management utilities

29 November 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Virtual Desktop Manager utilities can give even more room on the Windows desktop.

Windows Shell Replacement

29 November 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Alternative window shells that to change the desktop experience.

Make icon text background transparent

29 November 2001 by Snakefoot | 6 Comments » | Trackback Off
Fix the background color for the icon text, so it doesn't ruin your favorite desktop wallpaper.

Windows 98 SE Service Pack

21 November 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Microsoft Windows 98 updates put into a single package.

Windows Me Defrag Utility

1 May 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
The disk defragmenter in Windows Me is faster than the one released with Windows 95 and 98.

Boot Manager

31 January 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
A boot manager can help with running multiple operating systems on the same machine.

ACPI Compatibility Test

1 January 2001 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utility to verify the system hardware and firmware (BIOS) compliance with the ACPI specification.

Microsoft Office graphics filters for Mspaint

1 January 2001 by Snakefoot | 2 Comments » | Trackback Off
Microsoft Office graphic filters allows programs like Mspaint to work with formats like jpeg and gif.

Microsoft Regclean

1 January 2001 by Snakefoot | 1 Comment » | Trackback Off
Registry cleaner to remove entries from the registry.

Microsoft Tweak UI

21 September 2000 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Microsoft powertoy for changing hidden settings in Microsoft Windows.

Microsoft Hardware Diagnostic Tool

1 January 2000 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Unlocking the hidden hardware diagnostic tool using a command line parameter.

Microsoft Auto Skip Driver Agent

1 January 2000 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Utility to diagnose what hardware devices have failed to start and have been disabled.

Mount NTFS partitions inside Windows 9x

1 January 2000 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
NTFS device driver for accessing NTFS partitions inside Windows 9x.

Windows 95 Kernel Toys

1 January 2000 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Kernel toys are small utilities created by Microsoft to make life easier.

Windows 95 Power Toys

1 January 2000 by Snakefoot | No Comments » | Trackback Off
Power Toys are small utilities created by Microsoft to make life easier.