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Microsoft KB Archive/100954

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MS-DOS 5.0 Components Not Included with OmniBook


The information in this article applies to:

  • Microsoft Windows 3.1
  • Microsoft MS-DOS operating system version 5.0


The Hewlett-Packard (HP) OmniBook 300 ships with MS-DOS 5.0 preinstalled on Flash read-only memory (ROM). The OmniBook, however, does not contain the full retail version of MS-DOS.

Microsoft modified each product to operate on Flash ROM; these are not full retail releases of the Microsoft products. In addition to the Flash ROM releases of these Microsoft products, each OmniBook 300 owner is licensed to use the full releases of the products.


The following components are not included with the OmniBook version of MS-DOS:

  • Append
  • Assign
  • Attrib
  • Backup
  • Comp
  • Debug
  • Diskcomp
  • Diskcopy
  • Doskey
  • Dosshell
  • Exe2bin
  • Expand
  • Fastopen
  • FC
  • Find
  • Graftabl
  • Graphics
  • Help
  • Join
  • Label
  • Mem
  • Mirror
  • More
  • Qbasic
  • Recover
  • Restore
  • Setver
  • Sort
  • Subst
  • Sys
  • Tree
  • Undelete
  • Unformat

The following device drivers are also excluded:

  • Ansi
  • Driver
  • EGA

Contact Hewlett-Packard Technical Support for more information. Hewlett- Packard Technical Support for HP OmniBook is available 5:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Pacific time, Monday through Friday.

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Technology : kbWin3xSearch kbWin310 kbMSDOSSearch kbMSDOS500

Last Reviewed: October 30, 1999
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