Once this utility loads, select the Peripheral Configuration option from the Advanced menu. For example, I ended up with CW surfer on my machine and had never heard of it. Reply With Quote April 25th, 2005,10:31 AM #2 ImageMaker View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Apr 2005 Posts 6 Ack. Therefore, when you attach a printer that requires bi-directional parallel port support—such as the Hewlett-Packard 4000 and 8000 or the Epson Stylus Color 640—to a Zip drive that was never intended have a peek at this web-site
By using the process of elimination, you can determine which device is causing the problem.If the system boots in Safe Mode but won’t boot in normal mode, regardless of which drivers And no, this wasn't because the system files msconfig alters were read-only; they're not. Thank you ImageMaker! The darned thing worked for 2 days, then crashed, giving me that "oh so unuseful" error message, "Windows Protection Error." I was on the verge of trashing the whole thing when http://www.techrepublic.com/article/overcome-common-windows-98-protection-error-challenges/
It said to "Force APM 1.0" On my computer, it didn't have the option to do that. So what causes these mysterious error messages?There are actually quite a few different things that can cause Windows protection errors. Please post here if it is working.
Reply With Quote April 26th, 2005,09:36 PM #6 Train View Profile View Forum Posts Site Moderator Join Date Apr 2000 Location Sheboygan, WI Posts 52,537 Well, in fact, the 98SE Updates In this article, I’ll explain what Windows protection errors are, and I’ll discuss some steps that you can take to resolve them. My kids' computer coughed up blood about 6 months ago, and we weren't able to afford a replacement. Windows Protection Error Windows 95 Vmware This problem can also occur when you start your computer in Safe mode.
Such opinions may not be accurate and they are to be used at your own risk. Windows Protection Error You Need To Restart Your Computer 98 READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. There's no need to be ashamed to do so, and it's likely such a person can find the cause. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/453960/windows-protection-error/ One minor convenience -- with a full set of CAB files on the hard disk used for the reinstall, I no longer have to dig for the 98SE Updates CD when
You can then use the Windows Device Manager to disable all of the devices on your system that aren’t absolutely essential. Click here to Register a free account now! Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Windows 95/98/ME Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Center For Disease Control Security News / Warnings / Updates You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.
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Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. http://discusswire.com/windows-protection/windows-protection-error-157.html If changes occurred, revert to the original configuration, be sure everything is tight, seated properly, and observe if the problem is resolved. So I went to google, typed in "uninstall CW surfer" (or whatever it was called) and found a site with Cool WEb Shredder that took care of it. Reply With Quote May 24th, 2005,05:38 PM #8 TheDoc View Profile View Forum Posts The Doc Join Date May 2005 Posts 1 Also applies to Windows ME Ditto. Hyper V Windows 98 Windows Protection Error
Here's how it works. In some instances, it may require nothing more than the user muddling around in a section and getting things set right. Thanks for the correction.
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged You need to restart your computer." only because I was trying to create a ramdisk. When you do, you’ll see the printer’s properties sheet. I've just had the same problem on the family computer running Window ME which had been elusive to find.
Thank you for any help/solutions. Included is a fix for a common Windows protection error that occurs when using a parallel port Zip drive along with certain printer types. Trying all the MS KB troubleshooting article to the letter but to no avail over the last month. have a peek here Bless you.
Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Lovelygirl Lovelygirl Members 1 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:03:15 PM Posted 16 July 2012 - Among the more difficult problems to troubleshoot were Windows protection errors. Now if I can figure out why it stopped recognizing the primary slave drive. . . . . You need to restart your computer." After doing some research it seems I need to perform a BIOS upgrade.
Reply With Quote April 26th, 2005,12:45 PM #5 yanqui View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Apr 2005 Location gulf coast Posts 59 Searching the MS Knowledge base Uninstalled that "upgrade" and wound up back at 98SE. In other cases, the VxD causing the behavior cannot be identified or determined:While initializing device (device name) Windows Protection Error - where device name is a device =or simply=Windows Protection ErrorNote: Another similar one exists at speeds >2.1GHz.
Damned if the machine didn't restart into normal mode (albeit at 640x480x16). Forum Today's Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Forum Leaders What's New? As a followup (and bump), I did find my Emergency Boot Disk and was able to get DOS up with CD suport, copied the Win98 folder off the CD to HDD, If the computer's motherboard is not working properly.j.
An alternative might be to format the hard disk and reinstall Windows from scratch, but you must be VERY sure you're up to that task to do it yourself. Right-click the icon that represents the printer attached to your system’s parallel port, and then select the Properties command from the resulting shortcut menu. Upgrading the operating system will likely correct other types of Windows protection errors too, such as those caused by damaged files or by an invalid registry entry.Keep in mind that upgrading Drivers now updated and machine back in service.
I moved the remaining ramstick to the slot of the one that I removed and it works like normal. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Windows Protection Error(win98) by Kees Bakker / August 27, 2004 5:09 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Windows Protection Error(win98) Saperoth,I don't See More: Win 95: Windows protection error after setup Report • #1 T-R-A May 7, 2011 at 12:57:04 Just curious, is it Win95, Win95A, or Win95B/C you're trying to run?