Contents of the 2100UNPR.DOC file
Unprotect of Chessmaster 2100 installation program, INSTALL.EXE,
version 1.01, dated 12-29-88 8:00 pm, file size 63863 bytes.
Of course, this information is for those of you who do not like
owning copy protected software of any sort. This can be very
inconvenient when you original disk gets damaged. And there is
the principle of the thing. This information is not intended
for the purpose of software piracy.
Work with a backup of Chessmaster 2100 disk containing INSTALL.EXE.
Put the backup disk in drive A:
The following is a display of the data in INSTALL.EXE at 160A.
Ignore the "xxxx" segment numbers. If your display does not
match the following, then this patch will not work.
Execute the following:
ren install.exe install
ren install install.exe
You will now have a version of INSTALL.EXE that does not need the
To get rid of the annoying question at the beginning of 2100.exe:
ren 2100.exe 2100
ren 2100 2100.exe
You will now have a version of 2100.EXE that does not use documentation