View Full Version : MS-DOS in XP

06-30-2002, 08:38 AM
MS-DOS does exist in XP, sort of. No not the command prompt. A floppy disk. OK, to have MS-DOS, go to My Computer, right click on the FloppyDrive and chooose format. Check the checkbox "Create a MS-DOS start up disk" and click Start. It will make MS-DOS on disk. To run, restart comp with disk in drive

You can probably do this in earlier versions of Windows

06-30-2002, 08:42 AM
MS-DOS does exist in XP, sort of.
No, it doesn't. You're completly outside of XP when you restart with an MS-DOS startup disk. If this were true, I could say Linux does exist in Windows, because when I restart I can choose Linux to start with.

06-30-2002, 08:43 AM
I didn't mean IN XP, just that you can use it.

06-30-2002, 08:46 AM
MS-DOS does exist in XP