PC-DOS


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PC-DOS

The DOS operating system originally developed by Microsoft for the IBM PC. Up until DOS 6, PC-DOS was almost identical to Microsoft's MS-DOS for non-IBM PCs, and both versions were called "DOS." In IBM PCs, PC-DOS was the underlying operating system of Windows 3.x and was booted before Windows was loaded. See DOS 6.
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EcomNet functions as a PC-DOS "Bubble" around the mainframe.
HARDWARE: IBM XT, AT, PS/2, and compatibles; 4MB hard disk space, 256K RAM; PC-DOS or MS-DOS 2.
The western language subsystem runs under PC-DOS or MS-DOS and may use data in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.
Since no one could make an accurate guess as to how this new business might grow in the months ahead, XYZ wanted to install and implement the system on a PC-DOS or MS-DOS based personal computer, since XYZ was already using these in the accounting department.
The software runs on the company's Model 5550 personal computer under PC-DOS.
IBM (or compatible) PC with MS-DOS or PC-DOS, version 3.
Whether you like it or not, and may people don't, the predominant operating system used on desktop computers today is MS-DOS, or PC-DOS if you obtained your system from IBM.
Virtual PC is currently available in four versions: with PC-DOS, with Windows 95 and with Windows 98, Red Hat Linux pre-installed.