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Missing Shell32

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#1 pam7310


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Posted 24 October 2007 - 12:49 PM

i have a problem installing winamp player it says i am missing a file shell32 so i downloaded it and put it in system 32, but it also says a device attached to the system is not funtioning and it still comes up with the missing shell32 message, i am on a laptop running windows 98

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#2 garmanma


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Posted 24 October 2007 - 01:59 PM

Welcome to BC
What version are you trying to download?
The current version ofWinamp will not run on 98
system requirements
Do you need Winamp or just looking for an alternate player?
Media player classic

Edited by garmanma, 24 October 2007 - 02:04 PM.

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why won't my laptop work?

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Posted 26 October 2007 - 07:58 AM

You could also check here if you are sold on installing winamp: http://oldapps.com/winamp.htm

If I am not mistaken (been a long time since I ran 98) any of the versions 2.xx or 3.xx should work on 98.
The version 5.xx was made for 2000 and XP. Although, some earlier 5.xx versions may also work.


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