MS DOS 6.22 installation


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Compaq Deskpro XL 5120
Disk configuration as originally acquired
Check made 6-1-1999
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Booted DOS 6.22 upgrade floppy then exited "Setup" and ran fdisk
and format of the "C:" drive.  Not on fixed disk the Compaq system
puts it's own configuration and boot setup programs and parameters
on the 1st partition and takes about 6Meg; the 2nd partition is
where the system software starts being loaded.
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Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
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        Welcome to Setup.
                           
        The Setup program prepares MS-DOS 6.22 to run on your
        computer.          
                           
        * To set up MS-DOS now, press ENTER.
                           
        * To Learn more about Setup before continuing, press F1
                           
        * To quit Setup without installing MS-DOS, press F3.
                           
        Note: If you have not backed up your files recently, you
              might want to do so before installing MS-DOS.  To back
              up your files, press F3 to quit Setup now.  Then, back
              up your files by using a backup program.
                           
              Before running Setup, you should chaeck the README.TXT
              file for information that pertains to your system
              configuration.  For more information, press F1.
                           
ENTER=Continue  F1=Help  F3=Exit  F5=Remove Color       |
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                     Display Partition Information
                           
Current fixed disk drive: 1
                           
Partition  Status   Type    Volume Label  Mbytes   System   Usage
    1              Non-DOS                    6                1%
    2         A    Non-DOS                  995               99%
                           
                           
                           
Tota disk space is 1001 Mbytes (1 Mbyte = 1048576 bytes)
                           
                           
                           
                           
Press Esc to continue      
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Deleted "Non-DOS" partition "2" and then
created a "PRI DOS" (Primary DOS) partion on it.
After which a reboot was required.
Fdisk run again to check results.
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                     Display Partition Information
                           
Current fixed disk drive: 1
                           
Partition  Status   Type    Volume Label  Mbytes   System   Usage
    1              Non-DOS                    6                1%
 C: 2         A    PRI DOS                  995   UNKNOWN     99%
                           
                           
                           
Tota disk space is 1001 Mbytes (1 Mbyte = 1048576 bytes)
                           
                           
                           
                           
Press Esc to continue      
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Format run on "C:" drive.
The "/s" switch to load sytem files
The "/u" switch to avoid saving unformat recovery info.
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A:\>format c: /s/u

WARNING: ALL DATA ON NON-REMOVABLE DISK
DRIVE C: WILL BE LOST!
Proceed with Format (Y/N)? Y

Formatting   995M
Format completed.

Volume label (11 characters, ENTER for none)? zatoichi

1,043,054,592 bytes total disk space
      245,760 bytes used by system
1,042,808,832 bytes available on disk

       16,384 bytes in each allocation unit.
       63,648 allocation units available on disk

Volume Serial Number is 1B66-07F4

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Re-ran setup
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A:\>setup /?
Installs MS-DOS 6.22 or optional programs.

SETUP [/B] [/E] [/F] [/G] [/H] [/I] [/M] [/Q] [/U]

 /B           Displays Setup screens in monochrome instead of color.
 /E           Installs Windows and MS-DOS optional programs.
 /F           Installs a minimal MS-DOS 6.22 system on a floppy disk.
 /G           Does not create the Uninstall Disk and does not prompt
              you when you need to update your network.
 /H           Used default Setup options.
 /I           Turns off video hardware detectionet
 /M           Installs a minimal MS-DOS 6.22 system.
 /Q           Copies MS-DOS files to a hard disk.
 /U           Installs MS-DOS even if Setup detects disk partions that
              might be incompatible with MS-DOS 6.22.
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A:\>setup /F
Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
===========================
                           
        Welcome to Setup.
                           
        You have chosen to perform a minimal installation of
        MS-DOS 6.22 on a floppy disk.  You must provide a formatted
        or unformatted floppy disk that works in your computer's
        drive A.  Label the disk as follows:
                           
        STARTUP
                           
        Setup copies the MS-DOS system files and a few important
        utilities to this disk.  You can use this disk to run
        MS-DOS 6.22.
        
          * For more information about Setup, press F1
        
          * To exit Setup without installing MS-DOS, press F3.
        
          * To set up MS-DOS on a floppy disk, press ENTER.
        
Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
===========================
                           
        Setup will use the following system settings:
                           
       .----------------------------------------------------------.
       | Install on Drive:  A                                     |
       | Display Type:      VGA                                   |
       |                                                          |
       | The settings are correct.                                |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
        If all the settings are correct, press ENTER.
                           
        To change a setting, press the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW key until
        the setting is selected.  Then press ENTER to see alternatives.
        
Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
===========================
                           
        Please wait while Setup copies files.
                           
                 .----------------------------------------.        
                 | Please Label a floppy disk as follows: |        
                 |                                        |        
                 |                 STARTUP                |        
                 |                                        |        
                 |       and insert it in drive A.        |        
                 |                                        |        
                 |     When you are reday to continue,    |        
                 |              press ENTER.              |        
                 |                                        |        
                 |     Caution:  All existing files       |        
                 |     on this disk will be deleted.      |        
                 `----------------------------------------'        
                           
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                 Setup Disk #1                |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        24% complete                                               
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       |###############                                           |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                    STARTUP                   |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        28% complete                                               
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       |##################                                        |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                 Setup Disk #1                |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
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       |####################                                      |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                    STARTUP                   |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
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       |###########################                               |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                 Setup Disk #1                |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        51% complete                                               
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       |#############################                             |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                 Setup Disk #2                |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        61% complete                                               
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       |####################################                      |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                    STARTUP                   |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        69% complete                                               
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       |########################################                  |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                 Setup Disk #2                |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        81% complete                                               
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       |#############################################             |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                 Setup Disk #3                |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        89% complete                                               
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       |####################################################      |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
              .----------------------------------------------.     
              | Please insert the following disk in drive A: |  
              |                                              |     
              |                    STARTUP                   |        
              |                                              |     
              | When you are ready to continue, press ENTER. |        
              `----------------------------------------------'     
        90% complete                                               
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       |####################################################      |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
           .-------------- MS-DOS Setup Complete ---------------.  
           | Setup has finished creating an MS-DOS 6.22 startup |
           | disk.                                              |     
           |                                                    |  
           |   * Press ENTER to exit MS-DOS 6.22 Setup.         |     
           `----------------------------------------------------'  
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Re-ran setup
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A:\>setup /E/G
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Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
===========================
                           
        Welcome to Setup.
                           
        The Setup program prepares MS-DOS 6.22 to run on your
        computer.          
                           
        * To set up MS-DOS now, press ENTER.
                           
        * To Learn more about Setup before continuing, press F1
                           
        * To quit Setup without installing MS-DOS, press F3.
                           
        Note: If you have not backed up your files recently, you
              might want to do so before installing MS-DOS.  To back
              up your files, press F3 to quit Setup now.  Then, back
              up your files by using a backup program.
                           
              Before running Setup, you should chaeck the README.TXT
              file for information that pertains to your system
              configuration.  For more information, press F1.
                           
ENTER=Continue  F1=Help  F3=Exit  F5=Remove Color       |
                           
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Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
===========================
        Setup will use the following system settings:
                           
       .----------------------------------------------------------.
       | DOS Type:          MS-DOS                                |
       | MS-DOS Path:       C:\DOS                                |
       | Display Type:      VGA                                   |
       |                                                          |
       | The settings are correct.                                |
       `----------------------------------------------------------'
                           
        If all the settings are correct, press ENTER.
                           
        To change a setting, press the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW key until
        the setting is selected.  Then press ENTER to see alternatives.
        
                           
ENTER=Continue  F1=Help  F3=Exit  F5=Remove Color       |
                           
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Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
===========================
                           
        The following programs can be installed on your computer.
                           
                           
       .--------------------------------------.     Bytes used     
       | Backup:          MS-DOS only         |        901,120     
       | Undelete:        MS-DOS only         |         32,768     
       | Anti-Virus:      MS-DOS only         |        360,448     
       |                                      |                    
       | Install the listed programs.         |                    
       `--------------------------------------'                    
        Space required for MS-DOS and programs       6,194,336
        Space available on drive C:              1,042,808,832
                           
                           
        To install the listed programs, press ENTER.  To see a list    
        of available options, press the UP or DOWN ARROW key to        
        highlight a program, and then press ENTER.                     
        
                           
ENTER=Continue  F1=Help  F3=Exit  F5=Remove Color       |
                           
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Microsoft MS-DOS 6.22 Setup
===========================
                           
                           
                           
       .--------------------------------------------------------.  
       | Setup is ready to upgrade your system it MS-DOS 6.22.  |  
       | Do not interrupt Setup during the upgrade process.     |  
       |                                                        |  
       |   * To install MS-DOS 6.22 files now, press Y.         |  
       |                                                        |  
       |   * To exit Setup without installing MS-DOS, press F3. |  
       |                                                        |  
       `--------------------------------------------------------'  
                           
                           
        
                           
ENTER=Continue  F1=Help  F3=Exit  F5=Remove Color       |


Created June 1st, 1999 - rogue-ipx.private.ann-arbor.mi.us
Updated never