How to install FoxPro in Windows 10 64 bit using VDosPlus?

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We can install FoxPro 2.6 for DOS in to any Windows Operating System both 32 bit & 64 bit versions. 

This method applicable to Windows 10 64 bit, Windows 10 32 bit, Windows 8 & 8.1 64 bit, Windows 8 & 8.1 32 bit, Windows 7 64 bit, Windows 7 32 bit and Windows XP. 


1. Download VDOSPlus

2. Download or Copy from your backup of FoxPro 2.6 installation files

3. Install VDOSPlus

How to install FoxPro 2.6 in Windows 10 / Windows 8 / Windows 7?

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We can install and run FoxPro 2.6 for DOS or Windows in any version of Windows Operating Systems including Windows 10 64 bit. 
1. Download and install DOSBox - it is an emulator with DOS, you can run any DOS applications using this emulator.
2. Create a folder to mount as a drive in DOS, for example, create a folder named 'DOSBOX' in D drive. (D:\DOSBOX)
3. Download and copy the foxpro installation package folder to the DOSBOX folder. (D:\DOSBOX\FOXPRO)
4. Open DOSBox
5. Mount DOSBOX folder as C drive (MOUNT C D:\DOSBOX)

Numeric Functions in FoxPro

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Example & Output


Returns absolute value of the specified numeric expression

Data Types in FoxPro

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When creating table, we have to select the data type for each filed. Here is the list of data types in FoxPro 2.6.

Data Type