Then try this:
Start off by making a bootable USB.
*Creating a Bootabe USB*
Then copy the memtest mt201.exe DOS app I attached to this post (unzip it first).
With the USB device in the machine, reboot and press F8 to enter the boot menu. Select the USB as the boot device. You will then see a Win 98 screen flash quickly followed by the C: promp.
i selected to boot from usb and no win 98 flash...
all the screen said was:
i couldn't type or escape without rebooting to windows.