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A follow-up to Windows 95, with a controversial ActiveDesktop technology.

Released on 25th June 1998 by Microsoft Link points to external site.

24 Aug 95Windows 95

25 Jun 98 Windows 98 (50 screenshots)
5 May 99 Windows 98 Second Edition (52 screenshots)

14 Sep 00Windows Millennium Edition
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“Interview with Nathan Lineback” by Marcin Wichary, 2005
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Desktop with applications in Windows 98
Windows 98
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7 magazine ads, including:

An advertisement of multimedia capabilities of Windows 98

An advertisement of Windows 98
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MailSettingsAddress bookStartup and shutdownLogout screen
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