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I went MS-DOS to 95 to 98 to XP to Vista to 7. Skipped 3.1 and 2000.

I remember my dad having to write all the exe names of the game on a piece of paper so I could play them. That was before I knew anything about the command line and the DIR command lol. I was like 5 or 6.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by cavallino View Post
I think the first windows I used was 3.1. I remember you had to type "win" in DOS to start windows.
EDIT
Open Autoexec.bat type "win" at the bottom
Save File.

I grew up in 5.0 and still remember how giddy I was when 6.22 came out. I also remember my first HDD that held 10MB.
Edited by Modki - 3/9/11 at 5:32am
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Man that took me way back, sitting there rewriting autoexec.bat and config.sys files to play games.


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lol?
i remember windows 95 (i was born in 95, lol)
Please refrain from comments like this, it makes some of us feel very old
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Wow, that brings back memories.

I built my first PC when I was a kid It was a 486Dx/120. I remember it had Windows 3.1 on it, all I did was play games with it.

Next I built a pentium 233MHZ that ran Windows 95. I remember that was when I first has a modem, and dial up internet. I eventually upgraded it to 98 at some point.

Then I went thru a dark phase. Bought a Dell P4 2GHz with XP, and then a Dell XPS Core 2 duo with Vista.

Finally went back to my roots, and built my rig for W7.
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great video and nice post! it sounds like a documentary. the male's voice and accent is sexy! ;P
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I've used Windows since 3.1 and up, I can say that ME was the worst version of Windows EVER
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I've used Windows since 3.1 and up, I can say that ME was the worst version of Windows EVER
I remember when my dad decided to "upgrade" from 2000 to ME.

He's never been more wrong in his life. Even vista on release day was better.
post #68 of 79
My first OS was Amiga Workbench in the late 80s. I also liked AtariST. Unfortunately never owned either. There were other OS too, more polished than Windows. Windows and dos looked like a farce back then.

If it werent for those games...
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Desqview or OS2 anyone?
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