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How to get to DOS.......

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by pooncat, Jan 22, 2003.

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  1. pooncat

    pooncat Thread Starter

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    Ok I am going to open a zip file for my modem driver and when this happened two years ago my computer went wacky and cost me $60..so I wrote down how from DOS you enter scanreg/restore and then hit enter and enter an earlier date....buthow do I get to DOS? I consider myself computer literate and I can't believe I dont know this!
     
  2. Hairy

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    for 95 98 restart
    tap F8 key
    choose command prompt...or start/shutdown/restart in MSDOS mode

    for ME
    restart with boot floppy
    choose minimal boot
     
  3. ratchet

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    To run scanreg/restore hold the Ctrl Key durning boot and select
    Command Prompt.
     
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