When i wrote this order (system.ini) in the start menu tab, i got a notepad window with the following information:

; For 16-bit app support


Woafont=dosapp. Fon

Ega80woa. Fon=ega80woa. Fon

Ega40woa. Fon=ega40woa. Fon

Cga80woa. Fon=cga80woa. Fon

Cga40woa. Fon=cga40woa. Fon



Timer=timer. Drv

My question is: does this information mean that my computer contains hacking files or it can be hacked by someone? And if the answer is yes, please tell me what can i do to handle this problem?

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