Interesting question. The answer for Windows 98/98/ME is not really that would be 100% reliable. But you could look at the RB*.CAB files, which is a backup of the Windows Regisrty when the PC is firsted Started up for the day, only 5 backups are kept. An option is a third party utility or creating a batch to create a log file.
You wouldn't need to open it. Right click on it and choose properties. Have a look at the time.
Here's something you can do to find out what date and time the computer is started. It will not go back to the past, however, it will keep track from now on. This will be loaded from autoexec.bat and keep track of each boot time and date.
Go to C:\ and create a file called startup.txt
Step Two: Create a Batch File. Save in C:\ Save as all files. Name it Log.bat
Copy and paste the bold to Notepad:
Step three is to have this batch run from autoexec.bat
Go to start>run and type msconfig Press enter
Click the autoexec.bat tab Click the new button
Here's the command you will enter
click Apply and ok.
REstart and this will enter the time and date into
I added a line to separate each startup's information from the others.
Mosaic1 suggestion is good. But if you would like a third party utitily there are many commerical and share/freeware ones available. For example, go to www.download.com, use the Search feature, and the key words "Security Logon".
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