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I have DOSBox installed and I am trying to use MASM from DOSBox but I failed on doing that. DOSBox keeps printing a the follwoing message:

"cannot run this program in dos mode"

I tried this on both, MAC and Ubuntu versions of DOSBox.

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MASM version 11 : ( masm32.com/installation.htm ) The MASM32 SDK is designed to install on Windows operating system versions from WIN2000 upwards. –  Hennes Oct 2 '12 at 22:30

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To use MASM in DOSBox you need a DOS version of MASM. It is very old one.

The version you are trying to use is for Windows and supposed to be used as console i386 application.

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Searching for the latest MSDOS version of MASM 5.10 (including a 16 bit linker) using the search term of "masm51.zip" i found this page: microprocessados.lesc.ufc.br/downloads/Laboratorio/masm51.zip –  user281838 Dec 14 '13 at 11:29

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