|When does it restart? After the posting process and when 98 starts to boot up? |
With some motherboards too much ram would cause a continuous reboot when 98 started loading. That amount of ram was usually 1 gig and above and you specify you have 512--half of that. But just to make sure, decrease the ram and see if that makes a difference.
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