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Why shouldn't I use EMM386 (or another memory manage)?

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Why shouldn't I use EMM386 (or another memory manage?

A real mode memory manager will interfere with Windows 98 protected mode memory management. If you include NOEMS in CONFIG.SYS, for example, no program in a DOS session can access EMS memory.
Delete or hide your CONFIG.SYS and let Windows 98 provide EMS memory in DOS sessions.