Old windows programs in XP

  ARB 13:07 03 Mar 2005
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16 bit Windows Subsystem
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C:\WINDOWS\system32\autoexec.nt. The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose 'Close' to terminate the application.
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Close Ignore
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This is the problem. A search of google produced a fix which works,

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16 bit MS-DOS Subsystem
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C:\DOCUME~1\Winxp\Desktop\SOLENQUY.pif
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\AUTOEXEC.NT. The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose 'Close' to terminate the application.
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Close Ignore
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expand y:\i386\config.nt_ c:\windows\system32\config.nt
expand y:\i386\autoexec.nt_ c:\windows\system32\autoexec.nt
expand y:\i386\command.co_ c:\windows\system32\command.com
exit

But the problem keeps happening.

Does anyone know how to stop this problem occuring or is it yet another Windows querk?

  2neat 13:33 03 Mar 2005

click here;en-us;324767 This should get u sorted!

  2neat 13:35 03 Mar 2005

..click here;en-us;324767

  2neat 13:36 03 Mar 2005

http:// support .microsoft .com /default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;324767

  Stuartli 13:37 03 Mar 2005

I think this is what you are trying to post:

click here

  2neat 13:39 03 Mar 2005

sorry bout link.Copy & paste into address bar & remove spaces

  2neat 13:40 03 Mar 2005

yer thats it grrrr LOL ;-)

  anchor 14:10 03 Mar 2005

2neat

This what Stuartli used

click here

Invaluable for posting long, complicated addresses.

  SANTOS7 14:18 03 Mar 2005

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  SANTOS7 14:22 03 Mar 2005

sorry guys trying to rid keyboard of buscuit barrel,kids don't ya love em, as an aside after .com/
in a knowledge based article to show the correct page write ?kbid=324767 and the page will be displayed correctly, hope that mekes sense........

Can someone briefly explain what all this is about!

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