HIMEM /int15: xxxx Switch Does Not Work with AutoCAD 10 (73452)

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

This article was previously published under Q73452


AutoCAD release 10 for MS-DOS cannot access extended memory provided by the HIMEM /int15=xxxx switch. A patch file that allows AutoCAD 10 to allocate XMS extended memory is available from Autodesk. HIMEM.SYS provides XMS extended memory by default. AutoCAD386 is not affected by this problem.

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Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 11/23/1999
Keywords: KB73452