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(Program Information File) In earlier Windows versions (3.x and NT), a PIF file stored custom display settings (window size, fonts, etc.) for a DOS application. The DOS app could be launched by clicking its PIF file, and the PIFEDIT.EXE utility was used to create them.

Starting with Windows 9x and 2000, PIF was replaced by Properties. Viewing and editing settings for a DOS application works the same as a Windows resource by right clicking the icon and selecting Properties.

Properties of "Compile to Glossary"
This dialog defines how the COMPG.BAT batch file displays and runs in Windows. COMPG executes commands to compile the Encyclopedia text files into the CDE dictionary format.

File Properties
By changing options in Properties for this batch file, the window size can be modified and made to disappear after execution.
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As a show feature, PIFS will bring one of the most respected hardwood artists and furniture designers in the country.
In commemoration of his artistry, PIFS will be doing a special tribute to showcase a number of pieces by Esguerra during the show.
PIFS has also partnered with the Design Center of the Philippines which has a creative pool of young designers with a variety of skills in the design of furniture and other related products.