MS-Dos 6.22 image will not boot

Discussion in 'Other Virtual machines' started by DevinR, Feb 5, 2020.

  1. DevinR

    DevinR Bit poster

    I have 2 MS-DOS 6.22 images, one with Win 3.1, that have been working under VirtualBox. But when I try to import them into a new Parallels 15 install, I get a DOS error message that says this is not a bootable drive. Any way around this? I thought I may be able to do a clean install of DOS and then maybe mount the images as another hard drive and copy the files over. But doing a clean install of DOS seems to be a bit of a long process, I was hoping there was a quicker way of doing it with an image known to be working under VB. I'm trying to put my old DOS based BBS back up as a telnet BBS, and Parallels seems to be easier to work with when it comes to moving files into and out of the VM.

  2. Maria@Parallels

    Maria@Parallels Problem solver

    Hi, could you share the screenshot of the issue you got please?

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