Windows 98 definition operating systemMicrosoft
's 1998 update to Windows 95
* Hardware support for Universal Serial Bus
* Internet Connection Sharing (IGC) - multiple PCs share a single connection to the Internet.
* Microsoft WebTV for Windows - watch TV on your PC.
* Support for new graphic, sound, and multimedia formats.
* Internet Explorer
* Windows 98 Service Pack
- year 2000
Windows 98 was followed logically by Windows ME
but chronologically by Windows 2000 Professional Edition.