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What is NetBIOS?

Introduction

NetBIOS stands for Network Basic Input Output System. It is an application programming interface (API) that programs can use to perform basic network operations such as sending data to a specific computer on the network. 22 more words

Happy birthday: 20 Years of Windows Server

It’s hard to believe that 20 years ago, Microsoft introduced the first OS for the masses, democratizing IT platforms and tools to help IT build solutions that drive success. 994 more words

General

My First PC - Getting Windows 3.11 Online

My Favourite PC, Ever

I’ve used computers my entire life.  I got my first one at the age of 7 and started to write code.  For years I wanted a PC and by the age of 10 my parents relented and I had my first modern computer – an IBM PS/1 with a 486 SX25 CPU, 4MB RAM and a 170MB hard disk.  1,592 more words

eBay Purchase #1 - Windows NT Advanced Server 3.1

eBay Purchase Price: Approx. $300 AUS

Country of Origin: United States

Condition: Very Good

An eBay find from about two years ago, finding copies of Windows NT 3.1 is generally difficult, so I was pleased to grab a copy admittedly paying more than I would have hoped. 244 more words

Microsoft

Windows 98 + Virtual Machine + 256 colors - part 3

Recently, (Windows 98 + Virtual Machine + 256 colors – part 1 — https://twentymegahertz.wordpress.com/2016/07/10/windows-98-virtual-machine-256-colors-part-1/) I was trying to install a 3D walkthrough application that was developed in later half of 1998 as a technology demonstration for the Intel Pentium III, which was launched in mid 1999. 124 more words

Computing

Windows 98 + Virtual Machine + 256 colors - part 2

Recently, (Windows 98 + Virtual Machine + 256 colors – part 1 — https://twentymegahertz.wordpress.com/2016/07/10/windows-98-virtual-machine-256-colors-part-1/) I was trying to install a 3D walkthrough application that was developed in later half of 1998 as a technology demonstration for the Intel Pentium III, which was launched in mid 1999. 73 more words

Computing

Windows 98 + Virtual Machine + 256 colors - part 1

Recently, I was trying to install a 3D walkthrough application that was developed in later half of 1998 as a technology demonstration for the Intel Pentium III, which was launched in mid 1999. 312 more words

Computing