What is DOS capable of doing? What is the job description for DOS (Disc Operating System)?

Asked By: Honeypie - 5/20/2007
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DOS was the operating system (the egg) that came before windows (the chicken). It provided file I/O, (getting things into/out of the computer) and something called a Command Interpreter. (Which is to say, it watched the keyboard to see if a user was typing, and if something was typed, what to do with it.) In the Bad... More
Answered By: partsbucket - 5/20/2007
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DOS stands for disk operating system and it is used for mainly for programming and computer experts.
Answered By: janeilhomeblack - 5/20/2007
When I first started working with PC's I learned several different versions of DOS. I think it is far superior to Windoze in any form but the Government gave Gates a few million tax dollars to develop a graphic user interface (GUI) so the typical moron Government employee, who was too stupid to learn DOS, could use... More
Answered By: topgalant - 5/20/2007
Dos can do anything windows can do and more. It's the language that widows is written in... More
Answered By: unknown friend - 5/20/2007
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