FAT System Guide
The DOS Zone
Type: Freeware (see below)
Current Version: 1.1
Size (ZIP file): 20KB
Allows you to create a custom "Non system disk or disk error" message
for a floppy disk. You can create your own message, up to three lines
of text (limited number of characters). This program is freeware but
will append an advert for this site to the end of the message. This
is only free for use in non commercial applications. A version which
does not append an advert can be obtained for a small fee (this can
be used for commercial applications), please ask
Useful for creating messages on data disks which are easier for
novice users to understand.
Next Planned Version:
This program could also be used to customise your disks or to create
fun messages (my favourite being "Error banana in disk drive!").
V2.0 will have the ability to save messages and show an existing customised
message on a disk. Better disk checking will be employed and command
line parameters added to facilitate batch processing of a number of disks.
A freeware non commercial version like this one will be available.
Some machines running Windows crash after continuing from the message,
I have yet to determine why this happens. If this happens I recommend that
you instruct users to press CTRL-ALT-DEL instead of any key. (Disk Message
does not automatically inform the user to press any key, this should be included in the
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