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Utility software

Utility software refers to a type of system software designed to help manage and tune computer hardware, operating system, or application software. Unlike application software, which is designed for specific tasks such as word processing or web browsing, utility software serves a more general purpose, focusing on system maintenance, optimization, and support functions.

Most popular utility applications

Acrobat Reader 1
FreeDOS Shell
Norton Desktop

Utility applications

  • ace2-compression-01
  • acrobat-reader-1-01

    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.

  • after-dark-1-02
    DOSWindows XP/98/95Mac19934/5
  • arj-1

    ARJ is a file compression utility and file format created by Robert K. Jung. The name "ARJ" stands for "Archived by Robert Jung." It was popular in the late 1980s and early 1990s as a compression tool for MS-DOS and other systems. ARJ offered high compression ratios and various features, such as archive encryption and error recovery.

  • at-slow-1
  • checkit-3-02
  • hd-deskmate-01

    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...

  • f-prot-01

    F-PROT is an antivirus developed by FRISK Software International. The name "F-PROT" stands for "FRISK-PROActive," emphasizing its proactive approach to virus detection and prevention. F-PROT Antivirus is designed to protect computer systems from various forms of malware, including viruses, worms, Trojans, and other malicious software.

  • freedos-shell-01
  • ibm-filing-assistant-02
    DOS19864.1/5 IBM
  • lha-1
  • ms-diagnostics-3-01
    DOS19943.7/5 Microsoft
  • moslodeluxe-1
    DOS1990protected4.2/5 Dr.David's Super Crispy Software

    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.

  • norton-desktop1-02
    DOS19924/5 Peter Norton Computing
  • norton-utilities-01
    DOS19943.7/5 Peter Norton Computing
  • pkunzip-1
    DOS1989protected4/5 PKware
  • rawcopy-01
  • thepatcher-1
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