PC Windows 98 compatibilty with digital cameras

  gnomes 14:07 17 May 08
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I have Windows 98 & faulty Fuji camera.I wish to obtain another digital camera with viewfinder. Only ones I can find are Sony & Canon but their software is not compatible with '98'. As I have large number of programs installed on '98' I am reluctant to update the system.
Is there any way - say, with another program to make them compatible ? Are there any other digital cameras with viewfinder compatible with '98'?

gnomes

  Ditch999 14:28 17 May 08

What about getting a usb media card reader with 98 drivers?

  Ditch999 14:51 17 May 08

Here is a Belkin 15-1 USB reader with drivers for 98SE click here

  pk46 18:30 17 May 08

W98 is 10 years old has not been supported for 2 years and is wide open to virus atacks ect better to upgrade if you can and you wiil find drivers you require.

  gnomes 18:38 20 May 08

My sincere thanks for your infomation. I followed your tip and found a SanDisk (yes, that spelling is correct) Reader/Writer at Staples Store. It works with Windows 98 - tested with a Smart Media Card. Apparently it can cope with 17 different types of card.
Again, many thanks. I am off to buy a new camera tomorrow - thanks to you.
gnomes

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