3D Pinball is included on the CD-ROM but not installed by default. Title bars of windows and dialog boxes now support two-color gradients.
Windows 98 had its own separately purchasable Plus! Windows menus and tooltips now support slide animation.
For the first time ever, see Caprice in a threesome with her man Marcello AND another very lucky guy!
This couple is amazing to start with, and Caprice is pretty much the sexiest girl on the planet. Watch a flirty tie up and blindfold situation turn extra fun when Marcello has Jake sneak in and assist him in pleasuring sweet Caprice.
All audio is sampled by the Kernel Mixer to a fixed sampling rate which may result in some audio getting upsampled or downsampled and having a high latency, except when using Kernel Streaming or third-party audio paths like ASIO which allow unmixed audio streams and lower latency.
Windows 98 also includes a WDM streaming class driver (Stream.sys) to address real time multimedia data stream processing requirements and a WDM kernel-mode video transport for enhanced video playback and capture.
WDM Audio allows for software emulation of legacy hardware to support MS-DOS games, Direct Sound support and MIDI wavetable synthesis.
Besides Internet Explorer, many other Internet companion applications are included such as Outlook Express, Windows Address Book, Front Page Express, Microsoft Chat, Personal Web Server and a Web Publishing Wizard, Net Meeting and Net Show Player (which was replaced by Windows Media Player 6.2 in Windows 98 Second Edition).The Windows 98 shell integrates all of the enhancements from Windows Desktop Update, an Internet Explorer 4 component, such as the Quick Launch toolbar, deskbands, Active Desktop, Channels, ability to minimize foreground windows by clicking their button on the taskbar, single click launching, Back and Forward navigation buttons, favorites, and address bar in Windows Explorer, image thumbnails, folder infotips and web view in folders, and folder customization through HTML-based templates.Another feature of this new shell is that dialog boxes now show up in the Alt-Tab sequence.Windows 98 also integrates shell enhancements, themes and other features from Microsoft Plus!for Windows 95 such as Drive Space 3, Compression Agent, Dial-Up Networking Server, Dial-Up Scripting Tool and Task Scheduler.Windows Driver Model was introduced largely so that developers would write drivers that were source compatible with future versions of Windows.