disk operating system

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an operating system that is on a disk


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After all, there were only two real options: IBM machines and clones came stacked with Microsoft's Disk Operating System (MSDOS); and Apple's Macintosh had its own patented system.
0-This is the latest version of the disk operating system and, according to Harris, it improves computing capabilities by increasing memory, adding a feature that recalls the last command the computer executed, offering a more intuitive screen-editing process, and providing immediate help when the user needs it.
The standard disk operating system (DOS) for PCs contains another significant vulnerability in how certain utilities store and copy data.
5 and 2000, and ServerProtect(TM) scored 100%, the highest score possible, when evaluated on detection of disk operating system (DOS) file viruses, Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 32-bit file viruses, macro viruses, and script viruses.
It was not until the Space and Naval Warfare deployment of the original Disk Operating System (DOS)-based FSM application that Navy food service took the first step in moving away from manual processes.