Saturday, January 23 2021

Missed opportunity: interesting Windows 1.0 pre-release disks show up for sale

The two lots of disks sold for a really modest price to an unknown buyer.

Continue reading...

Thursday, March 21 2019

Evolution of Windows 1.0 part 9: 1983/11/20 build

February 1984 issue of the French computer magazine L'Ordinateur Individuel contained a brief article on Microsoft Windows with lots of high quality photos.

Continue reading...

Sunday, March 3 2019

A new Windows 1.0 pre-release build was found

And it's also an OEM release. Imagine that.

Continue reading...

Monday, January 21 2019

Evolution of Windows 1.0 part 8: November 1983 builds

The builds I'll talk about in this part are so far the only ones where we see a sort of proto-build tag being displayed. They're both from November 1983 (if the build tag is to be trusted), and generally look much like (or they actually are) the COMDEX build(s).

Continue reading...

Monday, December 3 2018

Windows 1.0 for IBM PS/2 found!

Well, it looks like these rare Windows 1.0 releases just keep coming in.

Continue reading...

- page 1 of 4