Windows 95

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Microsoft Windows 95 (codenamed Chicago) launched on August 24, 1995. It sold like hot cake and Microsoft sold more than 1 million copies of Windows 95 within first four days of its release. Windows 95 was an important checkpoint in operating system history of Microsoft. It supported Win32 applications with less memory problems and efficient […]

Windows 98

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Microsoft Windows 98 is probably the first digital love of most of us. It was released in June 1998. This was the first operating system which was considered best for games. Windows 98, in game experience and support, was far superior to Windows ME, Windows 2000 and even Windows XP (initially). Windows 98 was a […]

Windows 2000 Professional, Server and Datacenter

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Microsoft Windows 2000 (aka Windows 2k) released on February 17, 2000. It released after Windows 98 SE and before Windows ME, but not based on MS-DOS. The UI of Win 2000 looks like Windows ME (Millennium Edition), but the core technology is not same. Win2000 looks clean and simply solid in design. But actually it […]

Windows ME

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Microsoft Windows ME (Millennium Edition) released on June 19, 2000. If you ask anyone who used Windows ME, it was a real flop. A useless operating system which was a mess of Windows 2000 and 98, but without their goodness. Neither it was a secure operating system nor could it support games. That is why […]