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How do i delete windows 98 from my laptop it originally had vista and my kid put 98 on it and now it wont boot

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You need to run your vista cd back on the laptop & reinstall vista, Vista will make the changes for you. you cant removed 98 and have vista back and running as it was before as windows 98 would have changed the hard drive format from ntsf to fat32
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