Wang PC with BIOS 1.14 Requires /M: 2 Switch in DEVICE= (84373)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft Windows 3.1
    Microsoft Windows 3.11
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0a

This article was previously published under Q84373


According to Wang technical support, if you use the Microsoft Windows 3.1 or the MS-DOS version 5.0 HIMEM.SYS file with a Wang 350/33C or 380/33c computer that has a BIOS version of 1.14, you must add the machine switch 2 (/m:2) to the HIMEM.SYS command line in your CONFIG.SYS file. For example:

device=c:\windows\himem.sys /m:2


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Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 11/26/2003
Keywords: KB84373