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Windows 98

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Microsoft Windows 98
Preliminary name
Kernel version 16/32 bit hybrid, ver. 4.10
CPU architecture x86
Release date 25/06/1998 (Gold)
05/05/1999 (SE)
Support end Expired 11/07/2006
Preceded by Windows 95 / Nashville
Succeeded by Windows 2000 / Windows ME

Microsoft Windows 98 (codenamed Memphis) was released to manufacturing on May 15, 1998. It is the successor to Windows 95.

Builds 1410 to 1423 contained references to both "Windows 97" and "Windows 98", in addition to "Memphis".[1]

The redesigned setup is internally called "Red Carpet".[2]


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