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Re: Planning to install SSD in my Windows 98 machine. Help, advice, suggestions, etc.?

Okay, it´s been a couple weeks and this machine works great! There´s just one problem: DOS games that use to work previously doesn´t work anymore. Commander Keens, Cosmos Cosmic Adventure, Prince Of Persia, Duke Nukem 1 & 2, etc. all played without problems, now they won´t even start. This can´t be …

Re: Planning to install SSD in my Windows 98 machine. Help, advice, suggestions, etc.?

Okay, it´s been a couple weeks and this machine works great! There´s just one problem: DOS games that use to work previously doesn´t work anymore. Commander Keens, Cosmos Cosmic Adventure, Prince Of Persia, Duke Nukem 1 & 2, etc. all played without problems, now they won´t even start. This can´t be …

Re: Planning to install SSD in my Windows 98 machine. Help, advice, suggestions, etc.?

Did you disable write-behind caching on your system? To me it looks more like some compatibility issue between IDE controller, SATA-PATA converter and SSD though. Edit: Or a limitation of the converter chip. I don´t know. Should i do that? Where can I find it? Are there any IDE DMA related options …

Re: Planning to install SSD in my Windows 98 machine. Help, advice, suggestions, etc.?

TL;dr... So far I have six retro PCs (Tualatin, Athlon XP, Athlon 64 and three Core 2 DUOs) with SSDs (all of them Kingston A400 120 GB) running Windows 98. For the Core 2 Duo systems I'm using the onboard SATA controller in compatible mode. For the other three I'm using these SATA to PATA adapters …

Re: Planning to install SSD in my Windows 98 machine. Help, advice, suggestions, etc.?

Oh boy, so many opinions it´s making me dizzy... :D Anyways, I found a tool called MiniTool Partition Wizard, so I plugged the SSD to my Windows 10 PC and used the previously mentioned tool for partitioning, aligning and formatting. Could you guys take a look if I did this (or any of it) right? In …

Re: Planning to install SSD in my Windows 98 machine. Help, advice, suggestions, etc.?

Oh boy, so many opinions it´s making me dizzy... :D Anyways, I found a tool called MiniTool Partition Wizard, so I plugged the SSD to my Windows 10 PC and used the previously mentioned tool for partitioning, aligning and formatting. Could you guys take a look if I did this (or any of it) right? In …

Re: Planning to install SSD in my Windows 98 machine. Help, advice, suggestions, etc.?

EDIT: Didn´t work, don´t try this :D Oh boy, so many opinions it´s making me dizzy... :D Anyways, I found a tool called MiniTool Partition Wizard, so I plugged the SSD to my Windows 10 PC and used the previously mentioned tool for partitioning, aligning and formatting. Could you guys take a look if …

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