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By john.cb1 ·
When I try to install some software I sometimes get a box come with the following message in it:

16bit Windows Subsystem ? C:\Windows\System32\Autoexec.NT

The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows Application Choose ?Close? to terminate the application.

I am then given a choice of 2 boxes with Close in one and terminate in the other

Can anyone tell me how to overcome this problem and install the program

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On the File menu, click Save As.
In the File Name box, type Autoexec.nt, and then click Save. Close the Autoexec.nt file

When i have typed the text and in the solution above, i get a text file and not a .nt file. How do i solve this.

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by john.cb1 In reply to Software

I just ran into the same problem last week. It was easily fixed by copying AUTOEXEC.NT from \Windows\repair to \Windows\System32.

In reference to the solution above how do i do the windows repair to windows\System32 option.

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