sony and ms both manage just fine whilst selling consoles that die unexpectly soon after purchase
case in point : my xbox started to fail to read discs shortly after i brought it, same has happened to 2 other xbox owners i know, ps2 tens to survive enough to be out of warranty then dies (at...
make a directory on the harddisk in dos
copy the contents of the win98 directory on the cd to there
then when windows asks for files off the cd point it there instead
but everyone else is right about saying you really should format it and start again
and cd writers arent exactly expensive...
its fun till youve completed it a few times
it kinda lacks any variety offline, and gets highly repetive
something to note (if you got the game used with a serial number) is that you can use any serial on any number of dc's, but your only able to go online with that serial on one dc (the first...
you could also use nero to burn the game if you build a cuesheet for it
you can build a cuesheet using the sega cuesheet maker
you also might need to patch the iso if your playing on the real hardware (which i dont think you are)
if you are using gens, note that you dont need to burn the disc...
and there is so many versions (3) because those are the various rips that have been leaked one way or another during development
the number afterwards defines the date is was from (either 409,510 or 712 (4th sept, 5th oct or 7th dec)