Category: Windows 95

Minimum System Requirements for Windows List 3x to 10

I am noticing on many retro forums and groups growing numbers of enthusiasts asking what hardware can i run with xx version of windows or will this so and so work with xx version of windows. Thought maybe this information might help!  I didn’t go back earlier as hardly anyone ran earlier versions. Let’s start…


A history of Windows – By Microsoft

Microsoft briefly went all nostalgic on us! They have a nice article on the history of Windows available at this link: A history of Windows   <— Click the Linky Check it out , its a good read! More here as well: Learn the Major Moments in the History of Microsoft Windows Every version, from 1.0…


Backpack External CDROM Drivers for Windows 95 and NT

I recently posted a link to download the Backpack External CD-ROM drivers for DOS and Win3.x. These may work with 98 and ME as well. Here are the same drivers for Windows 95 and NT.   BACKPACK 95_NT   Here is a user guide from 2010 that may be of assistance as it references Windows 95,…


DOS FDISK /MBR

  If you are here chances are you already know about the FDISK command ..or else you wouldn’t have DOS installed anyway. FDISK is used to setup a partition to accept DOS on a hard drive. Like many DOS commands FDISK has Command Line Switches that can be used with the FDISK command. One of these…