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Reboot to MS-DOS mode.

Posted on 1998-08-13
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I have Windows 95 workstation connected to Netware 3.12 file server. Whenever I try to reboot to MS-DOS mode, I never see the DOS prompt and it returns back to Windows 95 desktop. I am able to got to DOS prompt from Start-Program and MS- DOS prompt selection. Any suggesstions?.
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Question by:Zoher
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by:rmarotta
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Check your c:\windows\dosstart.bat file for a line that calls windows.
If present, delete the line.
Let me know if you need more.
Regards,
Ralph

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by:ryans
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Are you running any type of Win95 security on the workstation?
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MasseyM earned 50 total points
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Check your autoexec.dos file and make sure there are no references to windows there also... In addition, make sure you have rights to "drop-to-DOS". ie if you are on a companies computer, you might not be able to do this...

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