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Contents of Windows 95 and Microsoft Plus! Startup Disks
Article ID: 142943 - View products that this article applies to.
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This article lists the directory contents of the Windows 95 Startup disk, and includes information about files on the Startup disk that are updated by Microsoft Plus! when you install DriveSpace 3.
Contents of the Windows 95 Startup Disk
The files on the Startup disk should be dated either 7/11/95 or the date on which the Startup disk was created.
Attrib .exe 15,252 Chkdsk .exe 27,248 Command .com 92,870 Debug .exe 20,522 Drvspace.bin 71,287 Ebd .sys 0 Edit .com 69,886 Fdisk .exe 59,128 Format .com 40,135 Io .sys 223,148 Msdos .sys 6 Regedit .exe 120,320 Scandisk.exe 134,738 Scandisk.ini 7,270 Sys .com 13,239 Uninstal.exe 76,496 16 files, 971,548 bytes
Contents of the Microsoft Plus! Startup DiskIf you install DriveSpace 3, two files on the Startup disk must be updated so that you can access DriveSpace 3 compressed volumes when you start your computer using the Startup disk. When you compress a volume with DriveSpace 3, you are prompted to update the Startup disk. If you reinstall Microsoft Plus! after you compress a volume with DriveSpace 3, or if you do not compress a volume with DriveSpace 3, you are not prompted to update the Startup disk.
An updated Startup disk contains the same files as listed above, with the exception of the following two files:
Scandisk.exe 137,836 07-14-95 4:40a Drvspace.bin 64,135 07-14-95 4:40a
Article ID: 142943 - Last Review: January 19, 2007 - Revision: 1.2