1Astronomy Clock for Windows 3.X
Required Hardware and Software
Windows 3.X running in standard or enhanced mode.
Installing the Program
Using the MS-DOS shell, or the Windows File Manager, create a subdirectory for the program. For example:
Then copy all files from the distribution disk into the subdirectory. For example:
COPY A:\*.* C:\ACLOCK
The program is made up of the following files: ACLOCK.EXE, ACLOCK.DAT, ACLOCK.HLP, and USERS_GD.WRI.
Using the Windows Program Manager, select the File menu and the New submenu. Then select the Program Group button and the OK button. Enter ACLOCK in the Description field, and ACLOCK in the Group File Field. Select the OK button.
Select the File menu and the New submenu again. This time, select the Program Item button and the OK button. Enter ACLOCK in the Description field, and enter the location of the program in the Command Line field, for example:
Select the OK button.
The program is now installed.
Automatically Loading the Program
If you want the program to be automatically loaded every time you start Windows, edit the WIN.INI file in your Windows directory.
Add the pathname of the program to the line beginning with "load=". For example, the following line causes the clock program and ACLOCK to be loaded every time Windows starts:
Running the Program
After starting the program, press F1 and you will be given information about running the program.
Distribution and Payment
Astronomy Clock may be freely copied without cost, provided it is not changed in any way. If you find the program useful, please send $5.00 to:
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