Running MS-DOS Shell in 43-Line Mode w/Renaissance EGA Board (70744)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0a

This article was previously published under Q70744


If you run Microsoft MS-DOS version 5.0 Shell with a Renaissance GRX Legacy II EGA board, you should not use 43-line mode. Because of a problem in the BIOS of this EGA board, running Shell in 43-line mode will fail, causing the screen to go completely blank.

Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 9/30/2003
Keywords: KB70744