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Turn 95Buddy and 100Buddy off and on(95LX) (100LX)

Turn 95Buddy and 100Buddy off and on(95LX) (100LX)

If you think 95/100Buddy is operating inappropriately, remember that you can quickly turn it off and on without having to edit your CONFIG.SYS file and rebooting.


Push (CTRL)-(-) twice to turn 95Buddy off and (CTRL)-(+) to turn it back on.

You can permanently turn 95Buddy off while rebooting. Press (CTRL)-(ALT)-(DEL) to reboot and push (-) (minus key) as soon as you see 95Buddy's banner message on your screen.


Push (CTRL)-(-) to disable 100Buddy's keyboard and display features. Note that some of 100Buddy stays active (e.g. sticky CTRL key). Press (CTRL)-(+) to turn Buddy back on.

100Buddy completely unloads itself when you exit System Manager (press (&...) (MENU) Applications Terminate All). You can also press (MENU) (<Shift>) (DEL) from any application and Buddy will execute the above sequence for you. Type 100 from the DOS prompt to return to System Manager. To restart Buddy, reboot the system.

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[Note: 100Buddy is not fully functional on the HP 200LX.]

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