VFeature Deluxe Partition Is Not Compatible with MS-DOS 5.0 (79537)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0a
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.2
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.21
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.22

This article was previously published under Q79537


Golden Bow Systems, Inc. has confirmed that VFeature Deluxe partitioning software is not compatible with the Microsoft MS-DOS 5 or later Upgrade.


VFeature Deluxe uses the following device driver in the CONFIG.SYS file:
VFeature Deluxe does not operate properly with MS-DOS 5.0 or later. To work around this incompatibility, do the following:

    Back up all necessary data on the hard drive.
    Repartition the hard drive with the MS-DOS 5.0 or later Fdisk command.
    Format the hard disk. For example, at the command prompt, type the following command:

    format c: /s

For more information on partitioning, query on the following words here in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

combine and fdisk

The Golden Bow Systems product included here is manufactured by a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.

Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 5/12/2003
Keywords: KB79537