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 ====== Useful DOS utilities ====== ====== Useful DOS utilities ======
  
-===== Hard disk utilities ===== +----
-| [[.:​ANYDRIVE]] | Anydrive reprograms the BIOS to allow using any hard disk up to 512 MB size, even if the BIOS does not support it. It installs a small transparent program into the boot sector of the hard disk. |+
  
-===== CD-ROM ​utilities ​===== +==== Hard disk utilities ==== 
-| [[.:BCD]] | BCD is a CD-ROM drive emulator which will allow you to install and play most CD-ROM based games on a computer without ​the CD (or CD drive). Has the widest compatibility between different DOS games. | +| [[.:DOS_Utilities:​ANYDRIVE]] | Anydrive reprograms the BIOS to allow using any hard disk up to 512 MB size, even if the BIOS does not support it. It installs ​small transparent program into the boot sector of the hard disk. |
-| [[.:​FAKECD]] | FAKECD is another program to emulate a CD drive. Use this as an alternative if your game doesn'​t work with BCD. |+
  
-===== Video utilities ​===== +==== CD-ROM utilities ==== 
-| [[.:TM]] | Text Mode "​TM"​ is a video utility that will allow you to switch between different DOS resolutions. |+| [[.:​DOS_Utilities:​BCD]] | BCD is a CD-ROM drive emulator which will allow you to install and play most CD-ROM based games on a computer without the CD (or a CD drive). Has the widest compatibility between different DOS games. | 
 +| [[.:​DOS_Utilities:​FAKECD]] | FAKECD is another program to emulate a CD drive. Use this as an alternative if your game doesn'​t work with BCD. | 
 + 
 +==== Video utilities ==== 
 +| [[.:​DOS_Utilities:TM]] | Text Mode "​TM"​ is a video utility that will allow you to switch between different DOS resolutions. | 
 +| [[.:​DOS_Utilities:​VGA240]] | Forces 60 Hz modes for 320x200 and 320x240 resolutions on a VGA card that would otherwise be run at 70 Hz to allow video recording with VGA video capture cards. |
  
guides/dos_utilities.txt · Last modified: 2018-09-01 01:21 by omolini