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We had a really old computer that only took massive floppies - can't remember its name. Then we had DOS, but the first one that I can remember resembling an OS was Windows 95. Quality OS. One of my schools had acorns which were so dated they were probably older than windows 95, but that was way after we had windows 95. Was when Windows 2000 was out
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post #182 of 240
dos, release prior to release of windows 3.1
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I think the first computer my dad got was 3.1 and he put win95 on it or something. I remember it being win95. It was pretty awesome, we had to whack it really hard to get it to boot. I don't remember why though.
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CP/M and Z-DOS on an old Zenith Z-100 computer. It had a 16 color monitor
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Windows 95 !!
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started with dos. i felt elite always carrying a box of 8 inch floppy disks lol.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Nethermir View Post
started with dos. i felt elite always carrying a box of 8 inch floppy disks lol.
Mine was Commodore Basic 2.0 which came with the Commodore VIC 20. No floppies, I had the "datasette", a glorified cassette tape recorder....
    
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post #188 of 240
Whatever Apple model my elementary school had in 1984. I just remember it had a green screen and it used 5.25" floppy discs.

The first computer my family owned was a 386 which ran either Windows 3.0 or 3.1
Edited by whitingnick - 7/22/11 at 9:00am
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post #189 of 240
Windows 95 I think, I was in Kindergarten back then!
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post #190 of 240
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kahbrohn View Post
Will you believe me when I say... MS-DOS 1.10??? Back in the very early 80's.

Look familiar?



Here is a shot of WINDOWS 1.01!!!



We've come a long long way!

Here is Windows 3.11... one of the "better" Windows.

Wow. Haven't seen screens of old DOS/WIN versions since I was a kid. Takes me back to the days of emm386, 5.25" floppies, and editing autoexec.bat and config.sys to make Wolf-3d and other games work properly.
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