Should the MS-DOS short cut work in XP

  eboz 19:39 24 Oct 2003

I was digging around in windows XP and I found a short cut to MS-DOS, when I click on it I get a message saying - Invalid program file name, Please check your pif file. Choose close to terminate the application. Is this normal? Is there a way around it?

  Terrahawk 20:03 24 Oct 2003

any commands you want to use in xp should be directed at the command prompt in accessories

  flecc 20:26 24 Oct 2003

If your XP is an upgrade, that could be an invalid shortcut left over from Windows 9x.

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