Windows 98 was Microsoft’s upgrade for users of Windows 95 and earlier versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems.
Windows 98 includes the following new features:
The Windows 98 system architecture and user interface are essentially the same as those of Windows 95 with Internet Explorer version 4.0 or later installed using the Active Desktop option.
When you plan an upgrade for your current desktop operating system, choose Windows 2000 over Windows 98 if you need such features as
On the other hand, you should choose Windows 98 over Windows 2000 if you need any of the following: