Software

A gallery of goofy error messages

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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