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Chinese language in DOS

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Currently I have try to find a way to modify a program of my into chinese version. I have problem in find a software that will allow me to do the chinese characters coding and compiling.is there any way I can do it .The program is in MS C Ver7.  
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Microsoft provides a DOS version that manages most of the problem
for you. It provides fonts for screen display and a keyboard
handler etc. etc. It is called PDOS.
The remainder is displaying the right (double-byte) characters in
your program. I presume PDOS documentation will provide the
necessary information for that.

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P.S. PDOS provides simplified Chinese. If a fuller implementation
is required, you may want to try and get a hold of UCDOS out of
Singapore or Hong Kong.

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I don't know if the user does not have this PDOS, will the program still works?
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No. PDOS provides the rendering of the characters to the screen, and the keyboard handler etc. The simplest thing may be to just ship it along with the program.

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is PDOS is a type of program ??? where can I download for it ?? and is it simplified chinese ??
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