- Open Control Panel or Settings on your pocket computer.
Open the Owner item and make sure the Owner Name* is set correctly.
* Once you have registered PocketDOS, changing the Owner Name will invalidate your Unlock Code.
- Install and start PocketDOS on your pocket computer.
Make a note of the eight or nine letter System ID* displayed on the PocketDOS startup screen.
* Required - make sure the Owner Name is set correctly before making a note of the System ID.
- [UPDATED: 19 Oct 2021] Send an email to purchase "at" pocketdos.com to discuss licensing.
- Once your order has been processed you will be supplied with an Unlock Code to unlock your copy of PocketDOS, as well as other important information regarding your registration.
- If you made a mistake entering the information when you registered PocketDOS, upgrade your pocket computer, or need to change the Owner Name, you can request a new unlock code here.
- PocketDOS does not include a DOS license, and does not need one if using a free DOS (like FreeDOS). A license may be necessary for some of the versions of DOS supplied with PocketDOS as evaluation versions. Information on licensing for the DOS versions supplied with PocketDOS can be found by typing A:\README and/or viewing the A:\README.TXT file after booting PocketDOS with the DOS in question.