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How to Use a Command Prompt During GUI-Mode Setup

This article was previously published under Q242380
SUMMARY
This article describes how to gain access to a command prompt during GUI-mode Setup.
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In some cases, it may be helpful to have access to a command prompt during GUI-mode Setup for the purposes of troubleshooting, copying drivers, starting and stopping services, starting tools such as Task Manager, or other for other needs.

To gain access to a command prompt during GUI-mode Setup, press SHIFT+F10.
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Article ID: 242380 - Last Review: 03/01/2007 19:32:17 - Revision: 3.2

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
  • kbinfo kbsetup KB242380
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