How can I get a DOS prompt on bootup using windows

  greenkeen 20:55 19 Aug 2004
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I am asking for a friend who has no internet access. I know it is possible but how can he get a DOS prompt at bootup whilr running Win XP.
Any help please.

  hillybilly 21:05 19 Aug 2004

press F8 whilst booting and choose "command prompt only"

  thms 21:07 19 Aug 2004

Well on my computer I have to press F8 at bootup and select safe mode with command prompt.

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