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.
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Word Perfect 5

DOS19893.9/5 word processor
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FreeDOS Shell

DOS2002freeware3.6/5 utility, file management
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NeoPaint 3.2

DOS19934.5/5 graphics editor
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Javelin

DOS19853.3/5 spreadsheet
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Bank Streek Writer Plus

DOS19863/5 word processor
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PKzip

DOS1989protected4/5 utility
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Acrobat Reader 1

DOS19933/5 utility
Acrobat Reader was the first of a family of application software developed by Adobe Inc. to view, create, manipulate, print and manage Portable Document Format (PDF) files. Acrobat Reader 1 was released in 1993 for DOS and Mac.
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Turbo Pascal 7

DOSWindows 3.xMac OS19924/5 programming
Turbo Pascal 7 (TP7) is a programming language and integrated development environment (IDE) that was popular in the late 1980s and early 1990s. It was developed by Borland as an evolution of their earlier Turbo Pascal versions. Turbo Pascal 7 was released around 1992.Turbo Pascal 7 gained popularity in educational settings and among hobbyist progra...
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Skale Tracker

Windows XP/98/95LinuxWindows2005freeware3.9/5 sound software
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WinFrotz

Windows XP/98/952002freeware3.9/5 gaming software
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Microsoft Diagnostics 3.01

DOS19943.7/5 utility
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DeskMate

DOS19843.2/5 utility, spreadsheet, word processor
Deskmate is a software suite developed by Tandy Corporation that provided a graphical user interface (GUI) and a set of applications for personal computers. It was often bundled with Tandy's TRS-80 and Tandy 1000 series of computers in the late 1980s and early 1990s.Deskmate included various applications such as a word processor, spreadsheet, calen...
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Rawcopy

DOS19924.2/5 utility, gaming software
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PrintMaster

DOS19853.1/5 graphics editor
PrintMaster is a program that allows users to create a variety of print projects, such as greeting cards, banners, brochures, and more. It provides users with tools and templates to design and customize their own print materials. PrintMaster includes a library of pre-designed templates, clipart, and other graphics that users can incorporate in...
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Mo'Slo

DOS1990protected4.1/5 utility
The previous file hosted here was put online by mistake (it was the deluxe version, not the basic one). Copyright holders kindly allowed Abandonware DOS to link directly to their website where you can buy the deluxe version of Mo'Slo.
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Arachne WWW

DOS1996freeware3.8/5 browser
Arachne is a graphical web browser for DOS. Arachne was developed by Michal Polák and released in the early 1990s as a text-mode web browser with limited graphical capabilities. Arachne allowed DOS users to browse the World Wide Web in a graphical, though quite basic, manner. It supported features such as displaying images, handling lin...
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Magic: The Gathering Interactive Encyclopedia

Windows XP/98/9519993.6/5 gaming software
Magic: The Gathering Interactive Encyclopedia is an abandoned "educational" application and turn-based strategy game based on he Magic: The Gathering collectible card game. MTG: Interactive Encyclopedia was developed by Wizards of the Coast and released in 1999 for Windows XP, 98, 95. The base application contains Magic cards up to the Mercadi...
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DBGL: DOSBox Game Launcher

Windows2017freeware4.3/5 emulator
DBGL is a free and open-source frontend for DOSBox available for many platforms, developed in Java.
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At-slow4

DOS19893.2/5 utility
lha-1

LHA

DOS19884.2/5 utility
the-draw-02

TheDraw 4

DOS19863.3/5 graphics editor
volkswriter3-02

Volkswriter 3

DOS19823.8/5 word processor
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NCSA Mosaic

Windows XP/98/95Windows 3.x19932.8/5 browser
NCSA Mosaic was one of the earliest web browsers to appear on the market. It was developed at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. NCSA Mosaic was released in 1993 and is credited with being the first widely-used graphical web browser with a user-friendly interface.
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Music Time Deluxe

Windows XP/98/9519964/5 sound software
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Einstein Writer 7

DOS19853.5/5 word processor