Microsoft KB Archive/104783
Err Msg on Unformatted Disk: You Must Use “DBLSPACE /FORMAT”.. PSS ID Number: Q104783 Article last modified on 11-02-1993 PSS database name: O_MSDOS
|The information in this article applies to:|
|- Microsoft MS-DOS operating system version 6.2|
Once a compressed floppy has been mounted and removed, any attempt to format an unformatted disk in that drive results in the following error message:
You must use “DBLSPACE /FORMAT <drive>:” to format that drive.
To work around this problem, restart your computer and format the disk.
Additional reference words: 6.20
Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1993.