USB driver

  shellship 18:17 05 Oct 2005
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I am trying to transfer some data from a Win 98 machine to my XP using a USB memory stick. My Win 98 machine says it does not have a USB driver even though it has a USB port. Any idea where I can get a driver please.

  wolfie3000 18:21 05 Oct 2005

what is the make and model number of the usb key?

  Monoux 18:29 05 Oct 2005

As far as I know Win 98 does not have the 'built in' ability to read usb devices like XP . You would, I believe need to install the drivers for your USB device from the installation CD to get them to work

  shellship 18:51 05 Oct 2005

Thanks. My friend with the Win 98 machine has the drive now and he doesn't live next door so I don't know model number. However it came from FlashBay and was 512Mb. I have been to their site and have downloaded USB driver for Win 98 and emailed it to my friend. Have to wait and see.

  wolfie3000 21:49 05 Oct 2005

cool i hope it works out should be fine though

  shellship 16:39 08 Feb 2006

A bit late but thanks for advice - PJ123 reminded me to show as being resolved - all is well and working.

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