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Himem.sys (XMS Driver Not Installed)

Discussion in 'DOS/Other' started by dear.anilsanghvi, Jul 11, 2017.

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  1. dear.anilsanghvi

    dear.anilsanghvi Thread Starter

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    While trying to boot from DOS, I get an error while loading Config.sys file saying "Unable to Control A20 Line!" " XMS Driver not installed"

    I have a Core 13 CPU with 8GB DDR3 (1333MHz)
    My previous Software was DOS/Foxpro based (which would work Fine upto Windows XP) and my New Software works on Windows 7 Ultimate Edition.
    To support my Previous Software, I need to have a FAT32 Partition along with Windows XP Loaded, and for Windows 7, I need to have a NTFS Partition. I dont have a Bootable Windows XP CD, but have the Setup Files Loaded on my HDD.

    I am unable to Set up my Windows XP, because it doesnt load Smartdrv.exe due to the above error.

    Please Guide.
     
  2. lochlomonder

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    Perhaps you can try DOSBox to run this software. However, why continue to support something which is so manifestly old?
     
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