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SPYWARE.Be aware that other spyware is doing this as well so my suggestions are:1. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and by setting the NtfsDisable8dot3NameCreation registry value to 1).This problem may be solved by moving the setup file to a location which does not use long names in its path components (e.g. The compressed file names end with an underscore mark (Config.nt_, Autoexec.nt_, and Command.com_). http://internetpasswordpro.com/windows-2000/windows-2000-pro-subsystem-error.html

All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. RE: error 16 bit MS-DOS Subsystem bcastner (IS/IT--Management) 27 Dec 04 03:32 Start button, Run, sfc /Scannow RE: error 16 bit MS-DOS Subsystem StevacusMaximus (TechnicalUser) (OP) 27 Dec 04 03:39 This This is the program that has been removing autoexec.nt and messing with onfig.nt & command.com. A similar fix is provided for Windows 2000 and Windows 2003 Server at http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;305521 Note 3.

XP home on the other hand sigh. Note 1: You can use Windows Explorer or the Search function in Windows to determine if these three files exist in the i386 directory on your computer and, if so, whether By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail. Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.Tek-Tips Posting Policies Jobs Jobs from Indeed What: Where: jobs by HomeForumsDesktop SoftwarePC Operating SystemsMicrosoft: Windows 2000 Professional Forum error 16

by Tufenuf / January 16, 2005 11:43 PM PST In reply to: 16 Bit Windows subsystem error - continued pretensky, I still have yet to find a definitive answer as to Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums: Talk To Other Members Notification Of Responses To Questions Favorite Forums One Click Access Keyword Search Of All Posts, And More... by roddy32 / January 17, 2005 12:15 AM PST In reply to: Seems to work for Windows 2000. Close Reply To This Thread Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Many computers that aquired this problem were malware free and never had AVG Antivirus installed. Be spyware free.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 10 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon http://www.whiteestate.org/cdrom/16-bit.asp Yes No Cookies make wikiHow better.

The average user need not worry how the patch works. When these files have been damaged in Windows, installing or running a program may fail (stop running) or may produce an error that refers to the "16-bit MS-DOS Subsystem". Close Box Join Tek-Tips Today! If you do not have your Microsoft Windows installation disk: In the Internet Explorer Address box (not Search box) type www.ctimls.com/U/16bitC.batand press Enter or Go.

It is safe to link to this page. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/4379264 Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. To download the 1KB executable file for your particular Windows operating system, click on the applicable O.S. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Looks like SPYWARE at first glance.

by pretensky / January 17, 2005 2:14 AM PST In reply to: Here's some info. http://internetpasswordpro.com/windows-2000/windows-2000-pro-error.html To create short names for files and directories which are already on the hard disk it is necessary to force this data to be rewritten, e.g. Register now while it's still free! Please try again now or at a later time.

This batch file will access your Microsoft CD and attempt to restoreMicrosoft's original version of three critical files (Config.nt, Autoexec.nt, and Command.com) into your Windows XP. {{offlineMessage}} Try Microsoft Edge, a fast and secure browser that's designed for Windows 10 Get started Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here. my review here by R.

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by Tufenuf / January 17, 2005 12:19 AM PST In reply to: Seems to work for Windows 2000.

Already a member? Cannot find file..." DISCUSSIONThe 16-bit components of the InstallShield software used for installation of old software may exhibit this problem on operating systems where the creation of short file names has By continuing to use our site, you agree to our cookie policy. Here's a link which states that the problem may be the result of the computer being infected with the TrojanDownloader.Win32.Dia.a tojan.http://windowsxp.mvps.org/16bit.htmHere's a search link.http://groups-beta.google.com/group/microsoft.public.windowsxp.general/msg/a448971496ce38b5Tufenuf Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! Create an account EXPLORE Community DashboardRandom ArticleAbout UsCategoriesRecent Changes HELP US Write an ArticleRequest a New ArticleAnswer a RequestMore Ideas... This errormay indicate that"The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows applications."

The CTI Navigator installation program is not an MS-DOS file but it is written get redirected here RE: error 16 bit MS-DOS Subsystem bcastner (IS/IT--Management) 27 Dec 04 03:25 Restore the file autoexec.nt It baffles me why this file is so often corrupted.I set mine to Read-only status.http://support.microsoft.com/kb/156687http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;324767http://www.iamnotageek.com/a/413-p1.php

the system file is not suitible for running MS-DOS and Microsoft window applications. Use Firefox or Mozilla as much as possible.2. EDIT Edit this Article Home » Categories » Computers and Electronics » Maintenance and Repair » System Maintenance and Repair ArticleEditDiscuss Edit ArticlewikiHow to Fix a 16 Bit Windows Subsystem Error Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

choose close to terminate the application.ast here anyway to fix this problem i added windows 2k sp4 so it added my coomand.com so i dont get and command.com error anymore but Close this window and log in. To fix these damaged Windows files: Stop the install program from running (use Control/Alt/Delete and End Task if necessary) Open your Internet browser (Internet Explorer for most users) If you have This duplication, which only affects long file and directory names, results in a slightly increased overhead when creating a new file or directory, however it is required for compatibility with older

If you are experiencing the same problem when trying to install any of the following Ellen G. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 17, 2005 12:12 AM PST In reply to: Question Tufenuf Waiting to hear about 2003.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) (NT) Thanks Unfortunately even some newer programs, released well after the introduction of "long" file names on Windows, rely on support for short file names in order to be compatible with the widest Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) (NT) roddy; I believe that fix is strictly for Windows XP by Tufenuf / January 16, 2005 11:59 PM PST In reply

Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Click here for the Windows 2000 patch file. (Win2000.exe) Click here for the Windows XP patch file. (WinXP.exe) After the quick install process is complete, first make sure you restart your This includes the InstallShield software used by non-current versions of Cloanto applications which did not yet use Windows Installer (MSI) technology.Please note that Windows Vista, Windows 7 and x64 versions of CNET Reviews Best Products Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Networking Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Phones Printers Software Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Web Hosting Forums News Apple Computers Deals

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