looking for simple dos prog

  mudpack 21:37 25 Feb 04
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i am looking for a simple dos program that i can boot from a flopy that will copy a file from a cd rom to my hard drive.
there appears to be hundreds of programs out there but the ones i have tried wont do this simple task

  oglemire 21:39 25 Feb 04

why don't you use a windows 98 boot disk.

  mudpack 21:41 25 Feb 04

can you give me details of the .exe that i need to use and how to use it,thanks

  Diodorus Siculus 21:41 25 Feb 04

As oglemire says, boot with a win98 boot disk and then use the xcopy command to copy from CD to hdd.

  Diodorus Siculus 21:42 25 Feb 04

mudpack: boot with Win98 boot disk

go to A:
type

xcopy d:\myfile c:
where d is the CD drive, and my file is the file name.

c:\ is the root of the hard drive.

  mudpack 21:43 25 Feb 04

thanks i will give it a try

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