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School Library Journal
YA This updated book will guide beginners through the necessary steps for learning MS DOS. Numerous examples, charts, exercises, and a glossary will keep readers involved for months. The text is concise and expertly guides readers through numerous commands. The index and other appendixes will help frustrated computer users to reasonable solutions. Additional information on PC/MS-DOS and tips and techniques for hard-disk management make this updated version a worthwhile purchase.
Booknews
A comprehensive tutorial and reference guide to DOS through version 5. Appendices tell how to install DOS, provide a glossary of terms, and describe the DOS commands. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781556155420
  • Publisher: Microsoft Press
  • Publication date: 4/28/1993
  • Series: Running Ser.
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 688

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
1 What Is MS-DOS? 3
2 Starting MS-DOS 9
3 Getting Your Bearings 23
4 A Look at Files and Floppy Disks 41
5 Managing Your Files 59
6 Managing Your Floppy Disks 93
7 Managing Your Devices 113
8 A Tree of Files 135
9 Managing Your Hard Disk 169
10 Protecting Your Disks and Files 199
11 The MS-DOS Shell 237
12 Creating and Editing Files of Text 275
13 Taking Control of Your System 295
14 Creating Your Own Commands 313
15 Creating Smart Commands 333
16 Creating More Smart Commands 349
17 Tailoring Your System 375
A: Installing MS-DOS 403
B: Glossary 413
C: MS-DOS Command Reference 427
Index 591
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