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HP OmniBook Default AUTOEXEC.BAT File

ID: Q100050

The information in this article applies to:

  • Microsoft Windows 3.1
  • Microsoft MS-DOS operating system version 5.0
  • Microsoft Excel for Windows, version 4.0a
  • Microsoft Word for Windows, version 2.0c


This article contains a copy of the default AUTOEXEC.BAT file included with the Hewlett-Packard (HP) OmniBook 300. You can always find this default file on the read-only memory (ROM) drive, usually drive D. It can be copied to the boot drive, usually drive C.



@echo off
rem AUTOEXEC.BAT -- OmniBook default startup file for drive C
rem To install SMARTDrive for a hard disk, remove the "rem" from the
rem smartdrv command line. The command line specifies no read or write
rem caching for drive A or B, and only read caching for drive C.

rem d:\windows\smartdrv.exe a- b- c

rem The PATH must include D:\ at the end to allow access to MS-DOS
rem programs and Windows programs and help files.


rem Set other environment variables.

prompt $p$g
set temp=c:\windows\temp
set tmp=c:\windows\temp
set mouse=c:\mouse

rem Check for a drive C that is not initialized to run Windows.


rem Install SHARE (required by Microsoft Mail).


rem To install the MS-DOS mouse driver, remove the "rem" from the
rem obmouse command line.

rem d:\obmouse

rem Change to drive C in case OmniBook booted from drive D.


rem Run Windows using the WIN.BAT batch file.

call d:\win 

The OmniBook 300 is manufactured by Hewlett-Packard, a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.

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Last Reviewed: October 28, 1999
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