Anthony Johnston . Antix <mailto:tech at antix.co.uk> wrote: > Hi, > > I have a client who runs a network for his office with > Novel Netware and win98 clients. > > I suspect this isn't a clear yes/no question, but can the > client machines be upgraded to 2000 or XP without up setting > the whole system or will it require 2000 server as well? i don't think you will have any problems upgrading to 2000 from 98. as far as xp goes you MAY have a problem since winXP may be a lot less backwards compatible with win98 than it would be with win2k. win98 => win2k = OK! win2k => winXP = OK! win98 => winXP = maybe OK! i have not had much dealing with winXP so that's why i'm not sure. try http://groups.google.com/ and search for "upgrading from win98 to winxp" and see what you get. hth, chris.