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The following are the recommended Windows/286 and Windows 3.0 PIF filesettings for Microsoft Works for MS-DOS (be sure to include youractual path and directory for Program Name and Initial Directory):
Field Setting ----- ------- Program Name: C:\WORKS\WORKS.EXE Program Title: Microsoft Works Program Parameters: (none) Initial Directory: C:\WORKS KB Required 320 KB Desired 640 Directly Modifies Screen Program Switch Text Screen Exchange Graphics/Text Close Window on exit Checked (see below)
When an MS-DOS application is closed that is run from a PIF file withoutthe "Close Window on exit" option checked, an inactive applicationwindow remains open until it is also closed. To close an inactiveapplication, press ALT+SPACEBAR and choose "Close" from the pull-downmenu.