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Working with 1-2-3 on the IBM PC and compatibles

Richard Startz

Working with 1-2-3 on the IBM PC and compatibles

by Richard Startz

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lotus 1-2-3 (Computer file)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesWorking with 1-2-3 on the I.B.M. P.C. and compatibles.
    StatementRichard Startz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5548.4.L67 S7 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2856593M
    ISBN 100060464267
    LC Control Number84019142
    OCLC/WorldCa11089583

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Working with 1-2-3 on the IBM PC and compatibles by Richard Startz Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Startz, Richard, Working with on the IBM PC and compatibles. New York: Harper & Row, ©   While this worked, it meant that major software packages like Visicalc and Lotus would have to release different "PC-compatible" versions, one for each manufacturer's system.

IBM decided in to market a low-cost single-user computer as quickly as possible. On 12 Augustthe first IBM PC went on sale. There were three operating systems (OS) available for it. The least expensive and most popular was PC DOS made by a crucial concession, IBM's agreement allowed Microsoft to sell its own version, MS-DOS, for non-IBM computers.

You'll notice that the ads for many PC compatibles often stress that their machine runs Now spreadsheets are invading the home. (See this month's "IBM Personal Computing" column.) IBM and Lotus hope that you'll take the spreadsheet you are working on at the office on your PC and finish it at home on your PCjr.

Ibm Pc Compatible, free ibm pc compatible software downloads. The SoftPear Project aims to create IBM PC/Apple Macintosh compatibility software. Its goals include software to be able toA) run Darwin/PPC executables, including Mac OS X, its libraries and its applications, on Darwin/x86 (using emulation/dynamic.

The PC was gaining a foothold at that time, but mainly for word processing and Lotus (big time). Networking was not popular and files were stored and shared on floppies.

From what I recall, in US business, Apple Ii was popular as a “personal computer”. Alternatively referred to as an IBM clone, IBM compatible is a term used to describe a computer, hardware, or software that is IBM/PC compatible.

It originated in the early s, when personal computers where manufactured with a specific BIOS that was reverse-engineered to be compatible with the IBM PC.

Today, the majority of computers manufactured and used are either PC (IBM compatible. An IBM PC compatible computer, a short-hand way of designating, especially during the period –, a computer generally similar to the original IBM PC, XT and AT.

Such computers used to be referred to as PC clones, or IBM clones since they almost exactly duplicated all the significant features of the PC, XT or AT internal design. The Sanyo 55x was the first MS-DOS compatible computer that retailed for under US$ It was also quite possibly the only (somewhat) IBM-compatible system that was actually slower than an IBM PC (the PC clocked at MHz, while the Sanyo clocked atgiving it a Norton SI rating of ).

As IBM's PC became the standard, rival hardware manufacturers realized that they would have to create systems that were compatible with IBM's systems. The software vendors were tired of supporting a lot of idiosyncratic hardware configurations, and IT managers didn't want to have to juggle multiple versions of the software they relied on.

IBM PC - The first games '' Part 6 () made the IBM PC and compatibles seem outdated. CGA and it's 4 colours were still being used, despite the. Home of the original IBM PC emulator for browsers. PCjs offers a variety of online machine emulators written in JavaScript.

Run DOS, Windows, OS/2 and other vintage PC applications in a web browser on your desktop computer, iPhone, or iPad. An assortment of microcomputers, minicomputers, terminals, programmable calculators, and arcade machines are available, along with an archive of historical.

IBM PC compatible computers are those similar to the original IBM PC, XT, and AT and able to run the same software as those. Such computers used to be referred to as PC clones, or IBM clones.

They duplicate almost exactly all the significant features of the PC architecture, facilitated by IBM's choice of commodity hardware components and various manufacturers' ability to reverse engineer the.

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IBM was thrown a curveball when IBM-compatible personal computers, commonly referred to as PC clones, started popping up. When Commodore dropped out of the personal computer market, it became mostly a two-company race between Apple's Macintosh line of computers and the legion of IBM-compatible computers, which were often referred to (even by Apple) as merely PCs.

Statpal: A Statistical Package for Microcomputers: Pc-DOS Version for the IBM PC and Compatibles/Book & Disk (STATISTICS, A SERIES OF TEXTBOOKS AND MONOGRAPHS): Computer Science Books @ Lotusa spreadsheet that was the IBM PC's Killer App, was praised for its speed because it had been tightly coded in assembler and directly accessed the hardware of the PC.

This meant that any clone would need to be as compatible with the hardware as possible in order to run Lotuswhich became a litmus test of PC compatibility. In the olden days, when buying a pc, the important thing to ask was how compatible the hardware was to the IBM standard.

As time went on, this became less important. At this time, I was a country level expert on the IBM AS/ and we shared the floor with the IBM customer support line. The 80x86 IBM PC & Compatible Computers book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

This text combines what was a two-volume set into 4/5. The "IBM" part simply means the standard that IBM created, and doesn't have to imply that the software runs on an original IBM PC - rather, it implies that software that could run on an IBM PC also runs on such a machine.

Hell, DOS still runs on bare metal on a modern machine. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jordan, Larry E., Communications and networking for the IBM PC & compatibles.

New York, N.Y.: Brady, ©Back in the 80s, the IBM PC was actually made by IBM. They released the XT using anand the AT using aand the PC jr, which was essentially a more compact, game-optimized XT.

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