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Starting The Hack Process:
Medium Size Phillips Screwdriver
Small flat screw driver (or chip puller)
At least 12" Standard 44-pin IDE cable (laptop IDE Cable)
2.5" Laptop HD
In addition to the above, you will need some way of loading the
files onto the 2.5" hard drive. There are several options from
If you have a laptop with a floppy and CD-ROM drive, you can use it to
copy the Windows setup files onto the hard drive. Simply put the new drive
temporarily in the laptop, boot off a Windows 98 startup floppy, and use XCOPY
/S E:\WIN98 C:\WINDOWS\OPTIONS\CABS to copy the setup files onto the hard
drive. (Assuming E: is your CD-ROM drive).
If you have a laptop that can't use the floppy and CD-ROM simultaneously,
and your laptop came with a "restore CD", you can put the new drive in your
laptop temporarily, boot off the restore CD and run a full restore. Chances
are you'll wind up with a directory C:\WINDOWS\OPTIONS\CABS containing a full
setup image for Windows 95/98 or ME.
If you have only desktop PCs, you can buy adapters that will let you use a
2.5" IDE drive.
Get a doc image
containing a copy of win98 micro ( a stripped
down version of win98 )..
!!!Don't forget your USB-Ethernet-Drivers!!!
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