Microsoft KB Archive/101410
Article ID: 101410
Article Last Modified on 10/10/2003
- Microsoft Windows 3.1 Standard Edition
- Microsoft MS-DOS 5.0 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q101410
The Microsoft Windows and MS-DOS 5 Upgrade for IBM PS/2 computers cannot be installed on an IBM ValuePoint machine. However, the Microsoft Windows and MS-DOS Upgrade for machines other than PS/2s does work on the ValuePoint machine.
Microsoft Windows & MS-DOS 5 for IBM PS/2 Setup fails on the ValuePoint machine because a specific string is missing in the ROM. When this string is not found, the following error message appears:
To work around this problem, use the non-PS/2 version.
Additional query words: 5.00 3.10 3.1 1.00