program transfers between windows 98 and xp

  clairew 23:19 03 Oct 2005

I have just upgraded from win 98 to xp but do not know how to transfer all the files and programs from 98 to xp. I mainly need microsoft office but don't want to install it again if i don't have to. Help!

  MAJ 23:36 03 Oct 2005

You can't transfer programs, especially Office, clairew, you'll have to re-install them afresh on XP.

  jack 08:23 04 Oct 2005

Asuming when you say 'upgraded to XP' you mean the same machine and XP has overwritten the existing 98?

Or do you mean this is a new machine with XP and you wish to transfer between machines?

A little more clarification of what exactly has been done here please.

  clairew 20:58 05 Oct 2005

the upgrade was on the same machine. Only now i can't access windows 98 because i'm missimg a file called how do i get this back?

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