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.
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.
Use WordPerfect only in DOS file mode, not normal word processing mode.