Cannot access Pacific Rim Systems external drive in MS-DOS

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SUMMARY
After you upgrade to MS-DOS, you may not be able to access a Pacific RimSystems external floppy disk drive on an IBM PS/2 computer. Pacific Rim Systems hasconfirmed that no workaround is available currently.
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For more information, including driver updates, contact Pacific RimSystems.

Any attempt to access the external floppy disk drive generates activity onthe other floppy disk drive(s) and generates the prompt for the externalfloppy drive. For example, if drive B designates a Pacific Rim Systems externalfloppy disk drive, drive A is activated with a B command prompt, andinformation in drive A is displayed.

The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
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Article ID: 101497 - Last Review: 10/22/2013 20:26:45 - Revision: 1.1

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