How to set windows back when I start my pc?
I installed a game called Digger on my daughters computer , and she started the game in the dos mode instead of the windows mode , the game digger is a dos game , but it does give you the option to run it in either" run in dos" or " windows" , she selected dos . Now when you restart the computer it automatically goes right back to the game instead of letting the windows enviroment load . Any suggestions?
This question was answered on March 9, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.Three things you can try:
First Method 1
Restart your computer As soon as the computer finishes its Power On Self Test (POST), press the ESC key to start Windows
Second Method 2
Restart your computer Let the MS-DOS-based program start, and then quit the program normally
Third Method 3
Restore your orignal Config.sys and Autoexec.bat files To do so, follow these steps:
Restart your computer Press and hold down the CTRL key until you see the Windows 98 Startup menu
Choose Safe Mode Command Prompt Only from the Startup menu
At the command prompt, type the following lines, pressing ENTER after each line:
ren config.sys config.app
ren config.wos config.sys
ren autoexec.bat autoexec.app
ren autoexec.wos autoexec.bat
Restart your computer
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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on March 9, 2004