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Windows Sockets 2 for Windows 95

By: Arie Slob

Microsoft has released an update for the Winsock. This update resolves a number of Winsock2 issues and includes an update of the TCP/IP stack, updated TCP/IP utilities, & updated Winsock2 components.

Please read the Windows Sockets 2 for Windows 95 Release Notes for a detailed list of changes.

You can read the License Agreement here!

You can download W95ws2setup.exe [986 KB] here.

To Install:

  1. Create a temporary folder on your hard disk, such as C:\Install
  2. Download the Windows Sockets 2 Update and save the file in the new folder
  3. Exit all programs, including your Internet connection
  4. Double-click the file ws2setup.exe to extract and install the program files
  5. Re-boot your system