The major change is an insanely heavy focus on web integration.
The help system, many applications, and even the desktop are redesigned to make use of Internet Explorer.
Both Windows 98 and Windows 98 SE have problems running on hard drives bigger than 32 Gigabytes (GB) and certain Phoenix BIOS settings. In addition, Windows until XP without Service Pack is unable to handle hard drives that are over 137 GB in size with the default drivers, because of missing 48-bit LBA support – disc data corruption is likely. Include MS-DOS, Windows, Office and all products of Microsoft.
Third party patches are available to fix this shortcoming in Windows 9x.
Windows 98 Second Edition can be updated with the Microsoft . The Visual C 2005 runtime is the last to carry Windows 98 support.
I appreciate your suggestion about searching via torrents, I do have the original Office 95 Professional and product key, but I do not have the updated 7.0b version, as stated in a previous post, it was only available via Microsoft Support, and I cannot find it anywhere else on the net.
Oh, and I forgot to mention, I already checked torrents, still couldn't find 7.0b.
Windows 98 is a continuation of the Windows 95 product.