Windows 9x

From Codex Gamicus
Jump to: navigation, search


Windows 9x
Basic Information
Microsoft Corporation
Microsoft Corporation
Type(s)
Operating System Family
Status(es)
Unsupported
Microsoft Windows
United Nations International Release Date(s)
Awards | Changelog | Compatibility | Covers
Credits | DLC | Gallery | Help | Patches | Ratings
Reviews | Screenshots | Videos

The term Windows 9x is used to indicate that the software listed is generally capable of running on Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition and Windows ME. Support for Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition and Windows ME ended on July 11, 2006, with support for Windows 95 ending earlier on December 31, 2001.

OS Edition New Features Release Date Latest DirectX Latest Internet Explorer
Windows 95 Original Release DriveSpace 2, MS-DOS 7.0 August 24, 1995 8.0a 5.5 SP2
Windows 95 A (OSR1) Included Windows 95 Service Pack 1, Internet Explorer 2.0 February 14, 1996
Windows 95 B (OSR2) DriveSpace 3, Internet Explorer 3.0, FAT32 support, MS-DOS 7.1 August 24, 1996
Windows 95 B USB (OSR2.1) Includes the Windows 95 USB Supplement to OSR2 August 27, 1997
Windows 95 C (OSR2.5) Internet Explorer 4.0 November 26, 1997
Windows 98 Original Release FAT32 Support, USB Support, Internet Explorer 4.0 June 25, 1998 9.0c October 2007 6.0 SP1
Windows 98 Second Edition Internet Connection Sharing May 5, 1999
Windows ME Original Release Windows Movie Maker, System Restore September 14, 2000