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How to convert MS Word for DOS documents to modern format
I show how to use WinWord Converter API and Application Note GC1039 to convert MS Word for DOS and other legacy formats to well-supported RTF. I provide example application and describe the process of conversion.
Reading data from old MiniScribe hard disk
I managed to read the data from '84 MFM hard drive MiniScribe 2012 by plugging its controller into AT motherboard with ISA slots. The data was successfully copied to USB flash memory.
Compiling C++ application for Windows under Linux
It's quite easy to set-up development environment for C++ Windows on Linux desktop. I provide CMake project suitable for using MinGW under Clion and running the app in Wine.
USB mass storage on MS-DOS
Despite the fact that DOS lacks architectural USB support, it is definitely possible to run USB flash drive under MS-DOS with USBASPI drivers.