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reinstalling

hcappiello
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hello. I have to  format and reinstall win95
I think I know how to format and partition but i'm not sure what i need to boot up. i made a startup disk from win95.
but what do I need to make sure my D {rom} drive is going to be recognized? Any help in this process will be appreciated. thanks
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Commented:
I'm sorry I meant to tell you:
Do this FIRST!
At the command propmt run:

FORMAT A: /S
with a diskette in the A: drive.

(this is the diskette you need to use for everything else)

Commented:
Those files should be on the startup disk already.  You also want HIMEM.SYS on the floppy as well.
Include it in the config.sys file as the first statement.
For example:

     DEVICE=HIMEM.SYS
     DEVICE=<Driver name>.SYS /D:<Any up-to-8-character name>

Let us know if you need more.
Regards,
Ralph

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