DOS file


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DOS file

(1) A computer file created by an application running under the DOS operating system. See DOS.

(2) A text file. See ASCII file.
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DOS files can be moved into and out of the Sherlock environment.
The latter means that the extension can no longer be used to qualify the file name, a severe restriction since DOS file names are limited to 8-characters.
These settings are preserved even when the card is re-formatted or other data files on the card are deleted, because the ActiveMemory data is stored outside the standard DOS file structure on the card.
These settings are preserved even when the card is formatted or other data files on the card are deleted, because the ActiveMemory data is stored outside the standard DOS file structure on the card.
3 eliminates the need to remember eight-character DOS file names by providing users with a simple way to find and view the contents of spreadsheet files without opening and retrieving them.
Already today, F-Secure Anti-Virus for Linux Workstations, Servers and Gateways provide protection against all types of Linux viruses, Windows viruses, DOS file viruses and macro viruses and other hostile code.
This allows it to be installed to any Windows or DOS file system, including FAT/FAT32 and NTFS.
Use WordPerfect only in DOS file mode, not normal word processing mode.
In addition, using Legacy Links, TOWER IDM can co-exist with Optika, Eastman, Mobius or any low-end document system that uses simple redirected DOS file paths to shared network servers with drive-letter storage.
The DataGenie family of handheld computers and associated peripherals provides economical and compact data collection solutions based on industry standards such as TCP/IP, DOS file system, ANSI C, and RS-232 communications.
The SSFDC physical media data format is based on the ATA and DOS file standard, which is widely supported in desktop and portable operating systems, as well as by the PC Card ATA standard for flash storage cards.
You'll appreciate descriptive Mac file names (not 8-character DOS file names as in other clip art collections).