PC DOS Version 7.00



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Labels copyright © IBM® Corporation

Labels used with permission of IBM® Corporation
Labels copyright © IBM® Corporation

Labels used with permission of IBM® Corporation
Labels copyright © IBM® Corporation

Boot Screen:

Starting PC DOS ...

Do you want to install PC DOS 7.0[Y/N]?Y

XDF -- eXtended Density Format
Copyright (C) 1992, 1993 Backup Technologies, Inc.
Copyright (C) 1994, Ametron, Inc.
Patent(s) Pending.


Screen Copyright © IBM® Corporation

Package Contents:

Package images used with permission IBM® Corporation
Outer Cover & Inner Cover (Cardstock w/paper), P/N: 28H0510
User Manual, P/N: 83G9260
Registration card, P/N:83G9262
IBM® Customer Service and Support card, P/N: 83G9263
Disk 1: 83G9264
Disk 2: 83G9267
Disk 3: 83G9273
Disk 4: 83G9270
Disk 5: 25H7015

Collector's notes:
Rated: Available. Not difficult to locate.
Estimated Value (complete): Mint-$50 VG-$40 G-$30

Vital Statistics:

Release Date: November, 1994
Disks in Set: 5
Diskette Form Factor:3.5", DS,HD 18 sectors per track
Capacity: 1.44Mb (disk 1) 1.88Mb (disks 2-5 .XDF format)
Sector Size: 512 bytes
Track Size: 18 sectors
Disk Sides: 2
Total Tracks: 80
File System: FAT12 floppy, FAT16 fixed disk
Files on Disk 1: 44
Files on Disk 2: 1 (reported)
Files on Disk 3: 1 (reported)
Files on Disk 4: 1 (reported)
Files on Disk 5: 1 (reported)

Version string: (Sector 6B, offset 188h)



3D F9 CD 21 C3 B0 03 CF 49 42 4D 20 44 4F 53 20 ¦ =  !    IBM DOS

56 65 72 73 69 6F 6E 20 37 2E 30 20 28 43 29 43 ¦ Version 7.0 (C)C

6F 70 79 72 69 67 68 74 20 31 39 38 31 2D 31 39 ¦ opyright 1981-19

39 34 20 49 42 4D 20 43 6F 72 70 6F 72 61 74 69 ¦ 94 IBM Corporati

6F 6E 20 4C 69 63 65 6E 73 65 64 20 4D 61 74 65 ¦ on Licensed Mate

72 69 61 6C 20 2D 20 50 72 6F 70 65 72 74 79 20 ¦ rial - Property

6F 66 20 49 42 4D 20 41 6C 6C 20 72 69 67 68 74 ¦ of IBM All right

73 20 72 65 73 65 72 76 65 64 20 4E 55 4C 00 43 ¦ s reserved 


File Listing:

Disk 1 11/17/1994 01:00p 40,614 IBMBIO.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 37,066 IBMDOS.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 52,956 COMMAND.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 77,865 SETUP1.OVL 11/17/1994 01:00p 63,367 QCONFIG.EXE 11/17/1994 01:00p 58,820 EGA.CPI 11/17/1994 01:00p 56,821 E.EXE 11/17/1994 01:00p 53,460 KEYBOARD.SYS 11/17/1994 01:00p 51,754 E.EX 11/17/1994 01:00p 38,506 SETUP2.OVL 11/17/1994 01:00p 37,942 UNPACK2.EXE 11/17/1994 01:00p 32,981 SETUP3.OVL 11/17/1994 01:00p 31,737 XDFCOPY.EXE 11/17/1994 01:00p 31,198 EHELP.HLP 11/17/1994 01:00p 28,659 README.TXT 11/17/1994 01:00p 27,817 FDISK.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 24,300 FORMAT.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 22,158 COUNTRY.SYS 11/17/1994 01:00p 16,231 MEM.EXE 11/17/1994 01:00p 15,777 MODE.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 15,302 DEBUG.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 15,345 DISPLAY.SYS 11/17/1994 01:00p 13,470 CHKDSK.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 10,898 KEYB.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 9,349 WINA20.386 11/17/1994 01:00p 9,344 DISKCOPY.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 9,702 SYS.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 8,664 ATTRIB.EXE 11/17/1994 01:00p 4,898 SETUP.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 4,403 SETUP.MSG 11/17/1994 01:00p 3,390 XDF.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 1,596 CHOICE.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 1,163 SETUP.INI 11/17/1994 01:00p 1,290 E.INI 11/17/1994 01:00p 382 SETUP2.TXT 11/17/1994 01:00p 399 FIXCHGLN.COM 11/17/1994 01:00p 23 CONFIG.SYS 11/17/1994 01:00p 107 AUTOEXEC.BAT 11/17/1994 01:00p 178,092 PCM1 11/17/1994 01:00p 260,308 WINAV 11/17/1994 01:00p 655 PS1 11/17/1994 01:00p 41,165 FILES.TXT 11/17/1994 01:00p 279 BLISTLAY.OUT 11/17/1994 01:00p 30 DISK.NUM 44 File(s) 1,390,283 bytes 0 Dir(s) 56,320 bytes free 1,457,664 bytes total disk space. 78,336 bytes in 2 hidden files. 1,323,008 bytes in 42 files. 56,320 bytes available on disk. 512 bytes in each allocation unit. 2,847 total allocation units on disk. 110 allocation units available on disk. Disk 2 Note: The remaining (4) diskettes are compressed using the XDF format and do not display the compressed files - only the readme.xdf file will list - FYI. 11/17/1994 01:00p 1,373 README.XDF 1 File(s) 1,373 bytes 0 Dir(s) 0 bytes free 2,048 bytes total disk space. 1,536 bytes in 1 files. 0 bytes available on disk. 512 bytes in each allocation unit. 4 total allocation units on disk. 0 allocation units available on disk. Disk 3 11/17/1994 01:00p 1,373 README.XDF 1 File(s) 1,373 bytes 0 Dir(s) 0 bytes free 2,048 bytes total disk space. 1,536 bytes in 1 files. 0 bytes available on disk. 512 bytes in each allocation unit. 4 total allocation units on disk. 0 allocation units available on disk. Disk 4 11/17/1994 01:00p 1,373 README.XDF 1 File(s) 1,373 bytes 0 Dir(s) 0 bytes free 2,048 bytes total disk space. 1,536 bytes in 1 files. 0 bytes available on disk. 512 bytes in each allocation unit. 4 total allocation units on disk. 0 allocation units available on disk. Disk 5 11/17/1994 12:00p 1,373 README.XDF 1 File(s) 1,373 bytes 0 Dir(s) 0 bytes free 2,048 bytes total disk space. 1,536 bytes in 1 files. 0 bytes available on disk. 512 bytes in each allocation unit. 4 total allocation units on disk. 0 allocation units available on disk.

MD5 Signatures:

IBMBIO COM F1945DA56721A2F5F9791FAF65794D14 IBMDOS COM AE76CF08B49796EC3586C4B12A20EDA5 COMMAND COM 44F31DEB6A17379C214DF8CAC214E245 VER command: PC DOS Version 7.0 Revision 0

Version History:

Superceeds PC DOS 6.30. Added enhancements for memory management. First version to include the IBM REXX high-level programming language. Included Stac Electronics® disk compression utilities for disk space management - supported upgrading from earlier versions of disk compression. Added (UPDATE) utility to synchronize files between systems. New docking support enhancements added to support portable users. Added enhancements to (QCONFIG) utility recognizing additional planars and adapters. Additional code page support added. No longer supports (GRAPHICS), (FASTOPEN), (COMP), (PRINTER.SYS), (EDLIN), and (RECOVER). These utilities were withdrawn from this release.

Except from original release announcement:
Reprinted with permission from IBM® Corporation:

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