Abandonware DOS title

The most popular abandonware applications

Abandonware DOS is not only about games. Some of the most fondly remembered software for old PCs is an application. These applications, both for DOS and early versions of Windows, played pivotal roles in shaping the personal computing landscape. They introduced users to various productivity tools, multimedia experiences, and the potential of GUI-based interfaces.
dos-navigator-1-01

DOS Navigator v 1.5

DOS1991freeware4.1/5 file management
3d-construction-kit-2

Virtual Reality Studio

DOS19913.9/5 gaming software
autocad25-06

AutoCAD 2.5

DOS19864.1/5 graphics editor
borland-c1-03

Borland Turbo C v1

DOS19874.2/5 programming
netscape-navigator-4-01

Netscape Navigator 4

Windows XP/98/95Windows 3.x19973.8/5 browser
Netscape Navigator was one of the earliest web browsers that played a crucial role in popularizing the World Wide Web. It was developed by Netscape Communications Corporation and released in 1994. Netscape Navigator was among the first graphical web browsers that allowed users to navigate the internet using a graphical user interface rather than a ...
dmassistant2-1

Dungeon Master's Assistant Vol 2

DOS1989protected3.8/5 gaming software
after-dark-1-02

After Dark

DOSWindows XP/98/95Mac OS19933.5/5 utility
thepatcher-1

The Patcher 6.1

DOS19933.8/5 utility, gaming software
borland-reflex-2-01

Borland Reflex 2.0

DOS19863.7/5 database
Borland Reflex was a relational database management system (RDBMS) developed by Borland International, a software company that was prominent in the 1980s and 1990s. Reflex was released in the mid-1980s as a graphical database software primarily targeted at business and professional users.
norton-commander-1-04

Norton Commander 1.0

DOS19863.8/5 file management
Norton Commander was a file manager and editor application released by Peter Norton Computing for DOS. Norton Commander used a text-based user interface with side-by-side panels and featured copy, delete, editing and preview any kind of file easily: it was an improvement over the command-line only MS-DOS interface. Norton Commander 1.0 was fir...
impulse-tracker2-05

Impulse Tracker

DOS1995freeware4/5 sound software
Impulse Tracker was a popular music tracker software developed by Jeffrey Lim in the late 1990s. Impulse Tracker utilized a tracker-style user interface, which was common in the demoscene and among enthusiasts of chiptune and electronic music. The interface is characterized by a grid of rows and columns where users input note and instrument da...
pc-globe-01

PC Globe 5

DOS19874.1/5
doszipcommander-1

Doszip Commander

DOS2007freeware3.9/5 file management
htmltads-2

HTML Tads

Windows XP/98/951997freeware3.6/5 gaming software
educatlas1993-02

EducAtlas 1993

DOS19933.2/5
dataperfect26-02

Data Perfect 2.6

DOS19933.5/5 database
ace2-compression-01

Ace 2.02

DOS20013/5 utility
javelin-spreadsheet-01

Javelin

DOS19853.3/5 spreadsheet
dfend-1

D-Fend Reloaded

Windows XP/98/95Windows2008freeware4.2/5 emulator
D-Fend Reloaded it's one of the most user-friendly front ends for the popular DOS-BOX emulator. The installer download includes the latest versione of DOS-BOX and is available for free for Windows
melody-maker-3-01

Melody Maker 3

DOS19924.2/5 sound software
norton-utilities-01

Norton Utilities 8

DOS19944.3/5 file management, utility
3d-construction-kit-2-08

Virtual Reality Studio 2.0

DOS19924.4/5 gaming software
visual-basic-3-02

Visual Basic 3

Windows XP/98/95Windows 3.x19933.5/5 programming
Visual Basic 3 (VB3) is a programming language and integrated development environment (IDE) released by Microsoft in 1993. It is part of the Visual Basic (VB) series, which is known for its ease of use and rapid application development capabilities. Visual Basic 3 was a significant step forward in the evolution of the Visual Basic language and...
borland-paradox-4-03

Borland Paradox 4.5

DOSWindows XP/98/9519934/5 database
norton-desktop1-02

Norton Desktop

DOS19924/5 utility
borland-quattro-pro-03

Quattro Pro v4

DOS19913.8/5 spreadsheet
ibm-filing-assistant-02

IBM Assistant 2.0

DOS19864.1/5 word processor, spreadsheet, utility
alice-pascal-01

Alice: The Personal Pascal

DOS19854.3/5 programming
ags-01

Adventure Game Studio (AGS)

WindowsLinuxMac OS1997freeware3.9/5 gaming software
Adventure Game Studio (AGS) is a software development tool that enables users to create point-and-click adventure games. It was originally created by Chris Jones and has been used by game developers to produce a variety of 2D adventure games. AGS provides a scripting language, a visual editor, and various other tools to simplify the game developmen...
neopaint3-03

NeoPaint 3.2

DOS19934.5/5 graphics editor