||15/05/2000 (+180 days)
There are several new Control Panel Applets found in the Control Panel such as Dial-Up Networking
and Start Menu
and Windows Update AutoUpdate
Scanners and Camera's
got a new icon as did Sounds
but also renamed as Sounds and Multimedia
In the Start Menu you can find some new Applications previously available as a separate PLUS! installation, Windows 2000 or new.
Direct Cable Connection
, Home Networking Wizard
, CD Player
(Deluxe), DirectPlay Voice
and a few Games The Microsoft Hearts Network
, 3D Pinball
Also included is the MSN Gaming Zone with Internet Games such as Backgommon
The Windows Media Player included is Version 6.4 and Internet Explorer now carries the 5.5 logo.
Also new is the MSN Messenger Service
at version 1.0.0893 found later included (and with a Interface Upgrade) in Windows XP.
If you use Microsoft Virtual PC (which is recommended for older Windows Operating Systems) make sure you upgrade from Microsoft Windows 98 or a previous Microsoft Windows ME build (such as 4.90.2394.0).
This is because the installation doesn't install the correct Display Driver and VMAdditions and/or S3 Display Drivers don't work.
During the installation there are several file copy errors, just click Skip File
There are more images available in the gallery.