Microsoft KB Archive/104736
Article ID: 104736
Article Last Modified on 10/12/2003
- Microsoft MS-DOS 6.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft MS-DOS 6.2 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q104736
This information applies to both Microsoft DoubleSpace and Microsoft DriveSpace. For MS-DOS 6.22, use DRVSPACE in place of DBLSPACE for commands and filenames.
DoubleDisk Gold version 6.0 installs and functions correctly with MS-DOS 6.0. However, after you install DoubleDisk Gold version 6.0 under MS-DOS 6.2, your system may stop responding (hang) after displaying the following error message:
You may need to restart your computer several times to allow the installation program to continue. After DoubleDisk Gold is installed, you may encounter several incompatibilities with MS-DOS 6.2 that cause your system to hang.
Vertisoft has confirmed this to be a problem with DoubleDisk Gold version 6.0 and is working on a compatible version.
DoubleDisk Gold is manufactured by Vertisoft, a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.
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