How do you know if it's missing if you don't know what it is?
"I've only ever see it once and there was no literature available from M$ as to what exactly Device 6 was. After a reboot the system booted and I reloaded DOS to it then went looking at Microsoft. I gave up and called in defeat and rang them to find out what device 6 is supposed to be. Turns out that it's the CPU but without a CPU I'm at more than a bit of a Loss how anything can be displayed on the screen."
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