It is possible to network DOS for Netware, NetBeui or TCP/IP networks using Novell's Netware Client (free with DRDOS or downloaded from Novell) or Microsoft Client for DOS which can be created from disk images from a Windows NT CD or downloaded from Microsoft. Press ALT key to switch the mouse pointer between the Virtual PC windows and the host screen. Press ALT+ENTER to switch between Window and Full Screen modes. Press Right ALT + Del to simulate Ctrl + Alt + Del on the Virtual PC. Press Del to enter the BIOS Setup screen on the Virtual PC. If you need an up-to-date shell32.dll and Active Desktop, you should install IE 4 (the files can be found in Ie4shlnt.cab) before installing IE 5 or 6. If you require access to IIS 4 (Internet Information Services) web server, you can download and install the NT Option Pack (download). If you require access to Active Directory, then install the Directory Services Client (DSClient). If you require access to Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). For trying out SQL, try SQL 6.5, SQL 2000 Desktop Engine or an older version of MySQL. For Office, try StarOffice, Open Office 1.1 or if you have MS Office, use Office 97, 2000 or XP only. List of updates for Windows NT Workstation and Server are available on HPCFactor.com. For development, try VBScript, Visual Basic 6.0 or Visual C++ 6, Pascal and the SDK for NT.
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