Cannot Swap Out of WordPerfect 5.1 in 132 Column Video Mode (73630)

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

This article was previously published under Q73630


When attempting to swap out of WordPerfect 5.1 with MS-DOS Shell's Task Swapper, the computer beeps and you remain in WordPerfect. This problem occurs when WordPerfect is set in 132 column video mode. Switching out of WordPerfect's 132 column mode corrects the problem.

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Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 11/21/1999
Keywords: KB73630