Bitstream Facelift 1.0 Hangs with MS-DOS Shell Task Swapper (77888)
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 Q77888
When task swapping Bitstream Facelift version 1.0 through MS-DOS
Shell, the screen will blank and the system will hang if the Facelift
advanced installation options are not set correctly.
Use the Bitstream Facelift FLSETUP.EXE program to ensure that the
advanced options are set correctly.
This information applies to Microsoft MS-DOS version 5.0.
Bitstream Facelift is a screen/printer font package designed to work
with WordPerfect versions 5.0 and 5.1.
When Facelift is executed through Shell with the Task Swapper active,
it will work properly. When the program is swapped from memory to disk
the monitor blanks and the system hangs.
To adjust the Facelift advanced options, do the following:
• Use the FLSETUP.EXE program that comes with the Facelift package.
It will be in the Facelift directory or on Facelift Utility Disk 1.
• From the disk or directory containing the file FLSETUP.EXE, type
the following command:
This will execute the Advanced Installation Options for Facelift.
• The following is a list of Options/Settings that will work
correctly with Shell:
Number of times fonts remade: 0
Maximum temporary fonts: 32
Point size for graphics mode: 20
Use EMS: No (Yes if EMS is used)
Terminate stay resident: No
Hook DOS device drivers: No
• Exit FLSETUP.
Bitstream technical support has confirmed the above settings will work
with MS-DOS 5.0 Shell.
The product included here is manufactured by vendors independent of
Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this
product's performance or reliability.
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