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[[Image:MS-DOS.jpg|thumb|256x256px|MS-DOS v6.22.]]
 
[[Image:MS-DOS.jpg|thumb|256x256px|MS-DOS v6.22.]]
  
[[Microsoft]] '''''DOS''''' is a command line operating system based on QDOS, designed to run on [[IBM]] personal computers and first released in 1981. It saw continual improvements until it was superseded by [[Windows 95]].
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[[Microsoft]] '''''DOS''''' is a command line operating system based on QDOS, designed to run on [[IBM]] personal computers and first released in 1981. It saw continual improvements until it was superseded by [[Windows 95]]. Until the release of Windows 95, MS-DOS was the primary platform for PC gaming.
  
My family's first computer was a Packard Bell 386 SX running MS-DOS 5.0, which we later upgraded to 6.22. Until the release of Windows 95, it was the primary target for PC gaming.
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My family's first computer came with MS-DOS 5.0, which we later upgraded to 6.22 after its release.  
  
 
MS-DOS is now mostly emulated using [[DOSBox]].
 
MS-DOS is now mostly emulated using [[DOSBox]].
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==Links==
 
==Links==
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MS-DOS en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MS-DOS] - Wikipedia.
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MS-DOS en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MS-DOS] - Wikipedia.
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* [http://www.mobygames.com/browse/games/dos mobygames.com/browse/games/dos] - MobyGames.
  
  
 
[[Category: Operating Systems]]
 
[[Category: Operating Systems]]

Revision as of 13:53, 21 July 2017

MS-DOS v6.22.

Microsoft DOS is a command line operating system based on QDOS, designed to run on IBM personal computers and first released in 1981. It saw continual improvements until it was superseded by Windows 95. Until the release of Windows 95, MS-DOS was the primary platform for PC gaming.

My family's first computer came with MS-DOS 5.0, which we later upgraded to 6.22 after its release.

MS-DOS is now mostly emulated using DOSBox.

Programs

Here are some specific programs I enjoy on DOS.

Gallery

Links