My old PC (which cannot be upgraded beyond Windows 98 due to its limited specs) has Windows 98 and I
want to clear down the entire disk and reinstall Windows 98.
However, when I try to perform a Windows 98 Update the Microsoft website says it is no longer
available or cannot respond (I can't remember the exact message, I'm on another machine at the
The last time I did a complete reinstall of Windows 98 was in 2009 and Windows Update worked okay
then. I thought that it was still possible to perform a Windows Update to apply all the cumulative
historical Windows 98 patches - has this facility now been retired?