Peachtree Accounting for MS-DOS Installation May Cause Errors

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When you install Peachtree Accounting for MS-DOS version 7.0 underWindows NT, if you attempt to restart the computer when prompted byPeachtree's setup program, you may receive one of the following errormessages:
The NTVDM CPU has encountered an illegal instruction.
ERROR Writing to LPT1: for Document Remote Downlevel Document: The device is not ready

Do you wish to retry or cancel the job?
Windows NT will not allow Peachtree to restart the computer. Alwayschoose No when prompted during the installation. To workaround theabove error messages, close Peachtree and restart it.

Peachtree Accounting for MS-DOS is manufactured by Peachtree Software,a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied orotherwise, regarding this products' performance or reliability.

Article ID: 104923 - Last Review: 10/22/2013 22:40:49 - Revision: 3.1

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