MS-DOS Err Msg: Error Updating Version Table in MSDOS.SYS (97489)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.0

This article was previously published under Q97489


You may receive the following error message when you install MS-DOS 6 Upgrade:

Error updating version table in MSDOS.SYS


This error occurs if Setup cannot read the SETVER.EXE file in your DOS directory.

To work around this problem, rename the current SETVER.EXE file, and then install MS-DOS 6 Upgrade. For example, type the following at the MS-DOS command prompt and then press ENTER:

ren c:\dos\setver.exe setver.old

Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 11/21/1999
Keywords: KB97489