Apple II: the DOS manual

Maker and role
Apple Inc.
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"This manual has two primary functions. the first is to teach you how to use the DOS: the chapters of the manual use examples to accompany explanations of how the various dos commands work. the second function of the manual is to serve as a reference guide to dos. the appendices, quick reference card, and the indices were planned with this function in mind." - preface.

preface -- installation and handling -- getting started -- exercising options -- playing safe -- more housekeeping information -- using sequential files -- auto apple -- using random-access files -- using machine language files -- input, output and chaining -- file types used with dos commands -- dos messages -- format of diskette information -- memory usage -- entry points and schematics -- summary of dos commands -- summary of dos procedures -- updating dos to 16 sectors -- using the basics diskette -- using the fid program -- using the muffin program -- indices
Physical description
202 pages : 21.5 cm
Other title
disk operating system
Credit line
Apple Inc.. 1980
1981. Apple II: the DOS manual, PUB-2017-81.1. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).


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