Using PC Doctor to Test Hardware

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This shows you how to use PC doctor


Download PC Doctor from diagnostics section of IBM's web

You will need diskettes to run it from the computer.

Follow the instructions to extract the program to

Boot PC using diskette

Follow onscreen instructions


To create an all night test to try and catch intermittent


  1. Pick any test except normal or quick from the Diagnostics
  2. Mouse-click on options at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Select "set pass count”
  4. The higher the number the more passes the test will make.
    Setting a high number will allow the test to run all night and thoroughly test
    the hardware.
  5. Pressing F3 will provide a test log.