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Windows 98 Setup Switches

Setup switches for Windows 98

To use setup switches you will have to go to the Dos prompt on you Windows 98 CD/boot disk and type SETUP (space) (switch). for example to get a list of switches type 

setup /?




/?A list of the Setup switches./DDisable present Windows configuration.
/CSetup will not load SmartDrive/IQDoes not check for cross-linked files
/IDSkips the disk-space check./IMSkips the memory check.
/INRuns Setup without the Network Setup module/IRSetup will not  attempt to write to the boot sector.  
/ISDoes not run ScanDisk./ITSetup will not check for the TSR's
/LLoads the Logitech mouse driver C/NRun Setup without a mouse. 
/NMBypass processor detection /PASetup uses only Safe Detection of hardware
/PNDisables windows recovery mode/PBPrompts you before a detection module
/P FCreates a new Registry. (There's a space between the letters)/T:TMPDIRSpecifies the directory where Setup will copy the temporary files.If the directory doesn't exits, Setup will create it. Any existing files in the directory will be deleted. 
/IEDoes not create a Startup disk, nor the ebd directory. /IHSkips the Registry check.
/ILLoads the Logitech mouse driver C/IVNo  billboards
/NTLDRDoes not detect previous operating systems  


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