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EMS

abbreviation for EUROPEAN MONETARY SYSTEM.
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And you still need the multitasking software such as Desqview to handle multiple users on a single PC.
Most of the time, I preferred DesqView. I carried that computer to meetings in Minnesota, where we had started an HMO, to North Carolina and Virginia, where we were trying to start them, and to conferences.
The program ran under DESQview, on both machines, with no problems.
* The DESQview multitasking environment allows me to run a program under review in one session while simultaneously running a word processor in another where I can write about the software.
12, and DESQVIEW version 2.4 are available from Quarterdeck Office Systems, 150 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405, USA, telephone 213)-392-9851, (800)-354-3222.
DESQVIEW 386 is a complete multitasking package (see Figure 1) consisting of DESQview (DV), QEMM, Manifest, and Optimize.
In fact, Quarterdeck is about to face one of its toughest challenges next month, when Microsoft ships a new DOS 5.0 version that will incorporate some of the same task-switching and memory management features that were once available only to DESQview users.
Another system is DESQview. It allocates as little as 40K of conventional memory and can use expanded memory for running programs and storing data.
MS-DOS machines run Windows, DESQview, and OS/2 in addition to DOS.
Lately I've spent some time working with three promising upstarts: DESQview 386, Geo Works Ensemble, and DR DOS 6.0.