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12th Dec 2002, 10:05
What in the H3ll is Doctor Watson. How do it work. What good is it. How do you use it and what for?

Consider all??? in the proper places. :p :p

There is nada in the HELP files, no "manual" in WINDOWS or on line.

What is this puppy anyhoo?

12th Dec 2002, 14:49
There are articles in Microsoft's knowledgebase. Go to:


and enter "Windows 98" for the product and "Dr. Watson" for search criteria. I found 12 articles on this search. 2 that best describe Dr. Watson are:



You can also find more articles by going to:


and searching on "Dr. Watson Windows 98", although some will duplicate those found in the above search.

12th Dec 2002, 19:11
Thanks VG. This has bugged me for years. :D:D

13th Dec 2002, 04:19
Dr. Watson was my sixth grade science teacher.:) I think that as a second career, after he retired, he may have written some software that pops up when you have a recoverable system error and makes system dumps.