Need docs for Microsoft Premium Softcard //e

From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
Date: Fri Apr 4 23:52:00 2003

On Fri, 4 Apr 2003, Eric Smith wrote:

> I don't think they supplied a utility to do that. If I recall correctly,

Well, the utility called APDOS that I have on my CP/M master is written by
Mycroft Labs. I don't know if it was originally there but it is on my
original Premium Softcard //e master diskette.

> the documentation gave instructions for loading a file into a region
> of RAM that would be unaffected by booting Apple DOS, then BSAVEing
> the file from DOS. Pretty clunky.

Totally cheesy. I have a huge file I need to transfer and it would take
multiple reboots. But if this is the only way then what the hey.

> I've got the docs for the original Softcard. I think it's the same
> as the Premium Softcard //e, but I'm not completely certain.

It's the documentation for MS' implementation of PIP and STAT that I'm

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