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WinBoost 98

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Type of Program: Shell Enhancements
Supported Platforms: Windows98
Company/Authors Name: Magellass Corporation/Dani Okianto
Version: 1.1
Price: $15.00
Installed Size: 2.53MB


This is quite a useful utility for those of you that are running Windows98. It has many options to numerous to list here. It allows you to make changes in your desktop, Explorer, your Program Menu, Internet, and many many more. It allows you do a lot of customizing that did not come with Windows98 to begin with. Just to list a few of the changes it can make. You can change to military time on your task bar, rename your start button, rename your program menu, and a whole host of other options. It also comes with an extensive list of tips and tricks that you can use to make Windows 98 work better.

This program is very easy to use. Anybody with a basic knowledge o Widows should have no trouble using it at all. It also has a very easy to understand read me file, and has included a Windows version of a Help file.

There were some things that this utility allows you to do that I have been meaning to try and figure out how to do, and being a computer tech and engineer, I'm sure I could have done. This utility makes these changes easy work for even someone with just a basic knowledge to just check off boxes and be able to do what it would take some time to accomplish.

This program is installed with the normal Windows Setup file, so installing it is just a matter of clicking. This program only allows a 10 day evaluation without registration.

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Reviewed by Brian Farrand

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