Bad command or file name

  isee 21:35 27 Jul 2003

I wonder if anyone can help with this error.
When my computer is starting up it displays the error "DOS KEY INSTALLED Bad command or filename
Too many paramenters" It still seems to work OK.
Thanks isee

  pj123 23:12 27 Jul 2003

Don't worry about it. It is a very old DOS command which enabled you to press your up and down cursor keys to see the last command you entered. If you want to get rid of it open notepad or wordpad and then File Open and find autoexec.bat which should be in C:\ When you have it look for a line which says doskey and type in front of it rem. Save it and close. Next time you start your computer it won't be there.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Samsung Galaxy A8 review: Hands-on

Illustrator Juan Esteban Rodriguez on creating highly detailed official film posters for Star Wars…

iMac Pro review

Comment savoir si quelqu'un a bloqué votre numéro de téléphone ?