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Windows 98 and DOS
Help and Tips

Are you a "power user?" If so, and if you use DOS features inside of Windows 98, visit this category for help, tips, and tricks.

#1: Find the Old MSDOS Files
Find some of the DOS commands in Windows 98 that seem to have disappeared.

#2: Bring Long Filenames to DOS
Easily access files with long names with Windows 98 DOS.

#3: Expanded DOS Wildcards
Tricks with Windows 98 DOS wildcard characters.

#4: Command-line E-mail program?
Access your favorite e-mail program using the Windows 98 DOS command line.

#5: Program Command Path in DOS Prompt
Drag long Windows 98 command paths to the DOS prompt.

#6: Runtime Parameters to DOS Shortcuts
Create Windows 98 shortcuts to DOS programs that accept runtime user-input.

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