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One of the most historically important artifacts to come from the home computer telecommunications revolution was shareware CDs, compact discs put out by companies containing hundreds of megabytes of shareware. Initially containing less than the full capacity of the discs (600mb, later 700mb) these items eventually began brimming with any sort of computer data that could be packaged and sold. As material "ran out", that is, as sellers of these CDs found they were unable to easily find shareware ...



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Shareware CD-ROMs
by ARI Data
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Frankfurt 3 - German Shareware for DOS and Windows.Our team have achieved the implausieble: 500 MB of programs written exclusively in german. They succeeded in compiling the highlights of german shareware scene into appropriate categories on one CD.
Topic: Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Active Software
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Amiga CD-ROM software collection. Includes F1-001 to F1-103 in the F1 Licenceware series (excluding F1-025 and F1-041 ), packed in .DMS format.
Topic: Amiga CD-ROM
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. /QUIKMENU/ QuikMenu - Version 1.07 /SPIELE/ The Las Vegas EGA Casino PUZZLE Black-Jack Black Jack - Version 1.1 Breakout Ega Backgammon - Version 2.20 MINES v2.0 Draw Poker - Ver 1.3 EGA Puzzle - Ver 1.1 RISK - Version : 1.0 EGA-ROIDS - Version 2.0 Solitaire + T8 EGATrek v3.0 EGL-Rise egaint 0.94.12 The Electronic Monopoly DESIGNER KIT - Version 2.00 electro BODY The Empire Enhancer V1.00 EMPEROR Scramble version 1.0 Euchre for Slurps Explode...
Topics: Shareware CD, DOS games
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. Mahjwin MazeMaker 2.01 MasterBrain Mhogun Micro Microman Miser Missile Master2 2.5 Missile Attack 1.0 Go Moku GoldMonkey 1.0 MiserMind MSHanoi Muzzle MyMemory 1.2 Mynes 1.0 PaiGow Poker 2.0 The Palace of Deceit 2.1 Patience Solitaire 1.001 Patuman 1.4 Pente Pentonimo 1.02 Pictures ABC 0.5 Pipe Dreams 1.1 Paulie Python 1.0 Puzzle -8 QUADominoes Quick Eyes RBreaker Rollem Roulette 1.0s Super Craps Second Conflict ShiTao 1.20 Solitaire Golf Save...
Topics: Shareware CD, Windows 3.x games
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. /QUIKMENU/ - QuikMenu - Version 1.07 /SPIELE/     Adventure Math     Mensch Ärger' Dich Nicht! - Version 2.0     Secret Agent V 1.0     ELECTRONIC AGGRAVATION - Version 1.2     Aggression - Version 1.00     Aldo's Adventure     Ancients I: The Deathwatch V1.2     Animotive V2.0     ANTIC v 1.11     ANTIX     ARCTIC ADVENTURE - Version 2.0     ARMY, Version 1.2     ALIVE SHARKS 1.0     Asteroids for...
Topics: Shareware CD, DOS games
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Danny Amor
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CD-ROM collection of fonts. Included formats: DMF, Agfa IntelliFont, Adobe, TrueType.
Topics: Fonts, Amiga CD-ROM
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Danny Amor; Fred Fish
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Amiga version, No audio tracks, CUE/BIN image format. A collection of 200 font families in DMF, IntelliFont, Amiga Bitmap, Adobe, and TrueType format. http://fish.back2roots.org/
Topics: fonts, Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by David Gerrold
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The CD accompanying the book "Fatal Distractions- 87 of the Very Best Ways to Get Beaten, Eaten, Maimed, and Mauled on Your PC" by David Gerrold.
Topics: shareware, archiveteam
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fabis Computing
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A collection of images suitable for RISC OS, PC or Mac Categories - Backs - Tiling images for use as backgrounds to webpages etc - Illustrations | - Animals, birds, fish, flags, food, fractals, insects, misc, music, people, places, science, transport - Lineart - Animals, app, aircraft, art, bears, bike, buildings, borders, birds, buses, cars, cartoons, computing, education, USA - Photos - Animals, birds, boats, building, cats, dogs, fish, food, frogs, horses, insects, maps, nature, plane,...
Topics: RISC OS, Acorn
Shareware CD-ROMs
by FlashNet Communications
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Trialware/Demos: Active Body Blast (Workout videos) (Lasermedia/InterActive Fitness) EdView Internet Safety Kit (EdView Inc.) Fix 2000 Pro (Y2K software fixer) (Intelliquis LLC) Jixxa, The Ultimate Windows Jigsaw Puzzle (Rhode Island Soft Systems) L&H VoiceXpress Standard (Dictation software) (Lernout & Hauspie) Live Pix 2.0 Deluxe (Image editor) (The LivePix Company) Maestro (Home music studio) v1.00 (Lasermedia/Aludra Software) Maximizer 5.0 (Personal organizer, etc.) (Multiactive...
Topics: trialware, shareware, AT&T, startup, flashnet, isp, Windows 95 CD-ROM, Windows 3.1 CD-ROM
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Franzis-Verlag
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A CD full of shareware tools and documentation for Novell NetWare systems. However, the CD seems to be corrupt. I tried reading it in multiple drives, and got bit-identical images every time. The images are not readable in any program I tried, not even IsoBuster, and the CD itself is also not readable, neither by Windows nor by Linux. I suspect it was a mastering error, as the disc does not appear to be scratched/damaged in any way. However, there clearly is some data in the images, so maybe...
Topics: Franzis, Novell, CD, Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Franzis-Verlag
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This is a dump of the "Internet MPEG Audio Archive" CD, which contains some early MPEG-encoded music samples. From the README: IMAA - Internet MPEG Audio Archive, Version 1.0 =============================================== 4 Hours of MPEG music on ONE CD-ROM ! The biggest One-Disk-Music-Sampler ever ! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Internet MPEG Audio Archive features 35 music bands with over 377 MBytes of MPEG Audio material, that...
Topics: CD, Multimedia, Franzis
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Franzis-Verlag
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Some 90's-style fractal and ray-traced images, and some shareware tools (morphing, fractals, ray-tracing) From the README: RRRRR AAAAA Y Y TTTTTTT RRRRR AAAAA CCCCC IIIII N N GGGGG R R A A Y Y T R R A A C I N N N G RRRR AAAAAAA Y T RRRR AAAAAAA C I N N N G GGG R R A A Y T R R A A C I N N N G G R R A A Y T R R A A CCCCC IIIII N N GGGGG Franzis Verlag 1994 Dies ist die Datei "Inhalt.txt", die Ihnen einen Überblick über den Inhalt dieser CD gibt, wie Sie sicher schon gedacht haben,...
Topics: CD, Multimedia
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.8 CD1 Jan/Feb.1995 http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD community. The latest...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.6 Sep/Oct.1994 http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD community. The latest...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.4 May/Jun.1994 FF 976-1000 lha per title, 976-1000 unpacked http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.10 Sep.1995 FF 1000-1100 lha per disk http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.8 CD2 Jan/Feb.1995 http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD community. The latest...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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by Fred Fish
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Frozen Fish Vol.1 Amiga Apr.1994 FF 1-1000 lha per title, Fresh Fish 1-3 news http://fish.back2roots.org/ Fred's Frozen Fish CDs were targeted at BBS and FTP admins, prepared to serve the Fish collection off a CD-ROM without requiring expensive disk space in this time. The CDs contain lha archived versions of all Fish Disks plus the remaining space filled up with latest submissions to the Fresh Fish CDs. Fred also released a special version for PC BBS systems in ISO9660-1 format with 8.3 naming...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.3 Mar/Apr.1994 FF 600-975 lha per title, 951-975 unpacked http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.5 Jul/Aug.1994 http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD community. The latest...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.2 Dec.1993 FF 650-950 lha par disk, 800-950 unpacked http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.9 CD2 Apr.1995 FF 1001-1060 lha per disk http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.1 Rev.1 Oct.1993 R.1 FF 600-930 lha per disk, 600-910 unpacked http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.7 Nov/Dec.1994 http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD community. The latest...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Fresh Fish Vol.9 CD1 Apr.1995 http://fish.back2roots.org/ In late 1993 Fred himself started to release his library service both in floppy disk and CD-ROM format. His bi-monthly CDs were called Fresh Fish containing the latest submissions to the library in unpacked, directly startable form and as BBS ready lha archived versions. Additionally each CD contained latest developer material from Commodore Amiga and latest ports of open source software from the GNU or BSD community. The latest...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Fred Fish
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Frozen Fish Vol.2 PC Aug.1995 FF 1-1100 lha per disk, Fresh Fish 9 news http://fish.back2roots.org/ Fred's Frozen Fish CDs were targeted at BBS and FTP admins, prepared to serve the Fish collection off a CD-ROM without requiring expensive disk space in this time. The CDs contain lha archived versions of all Fish Disks plus the remaining space filled up with latest submissions to the Fresh Fish CDs. Fred also released a special version for PC BBS systems in ISO9660-1 format with 8.3 naming...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform. (2MB RAM)
For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform.  このディスクには、フリーソフトウェアコレクション4に収録されたソフトウェア のうち、T-MENUから直接実行可能なソフトウェアをいくつかピックアップして 収録しています。
Topic: FM Towns software
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform.
Topic: FM Towns software
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform.
Topic: FM Towns software
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform. (2MB RAM)
Topic: FM Towns software
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform.
Topic: FM Towns software
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform. (2MB RAM)
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform.
Topic: FM Towns software
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform.
Topic: FM Towns software
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For the Japanese FM Towns computer platform. (2MB RAM)
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by Fujitsu Middleware
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207書体
Topics: Fonts, Windows software
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Maxirom
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25 ausgewählte Flugsimulatoren (PD und Shareware) für den ultimativen Flugspaß am PC! Flight-action unlimited for your PC! Fasten your seatbelt and get ready! 25 PD- and shareware-simulations. 25 geselekteerde vliegsimulaties (PD en Shareware) voor een eindeloos vliegplezier aan de PC. Ace, Airplane, Airstrike, Bomber, Astro Fire, F-14, Corncob, Fly 8, Gamma Wing, Glider, Helicopter Mission, Night Raid, Rocket Fighter, Space Empires, Wings of Thunder etc. ... ISBN: 3-89648-091-X
Topics: flight simulators, MS-DOS games, Windows games
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by PS_Computer_Vertrieb
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 Zusammengestellt am 2.6.94. Alle Programme auf dieser CD-ROM werden  von den Autoren als Public Domain, FreeWare oder ShareWare vertrieben. 
Topic: Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Sirius Cybernetics Corp.
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TSCC is extremely proud to present you the biggest Atari Demo Scene archive there is... entitled: Fujiology. Based on the ashes of the No Fragments CD-series we gathered together as many Atari Scene releases we could find. The archive was compiled by yours truly (Lotek Style) mostly during the year 2013. The archive features 4 sections. The main section features releases for the Atari ST (11.280 Files). Then there are bonus sections for TT (16 Files), MAGS (3.021 Files), JAGUAR (471 Files) and...
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by SoftKey Multimedia
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Fonts Pro 2002 for Windows & Mac Over two thousand unique TrueType and PostScript fonts
Topics: archiveteam, fonts
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______________________ _ ______\\ ________ //______ _ ........__\ __/_____........... : \ _____ |__ : :........\_____(../ ___/....ltk: fADING tWILIGHT /______( aRCHIVE - music from the atari scene - Dual Layer DVD edition 2012 [ no excerpts! ] _ _______ _______ _ //______[.tSCc.]_______\\ fading-twilight.atari.org
Topics: Atari ST, demoscene, computer music, MOD music, chiptunes
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Topics: MS-DOS games, Windows games
Shareware CD-ROMs
by TopWare
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Topics: MS-DOS games, Windows games
Shareware CD-ROMs
by WizardWorks
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Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Xetec
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http://fish.back2roots.org/ In the November 1985, shortly after the release of the Amiga 1000 and long before the internet, it was difficult for programmers and artists to distribute their work. It also was not easy to get hold of programs showing the fancy abilities of the upcoming Amiga platform. Software was mainly distributed by commercial sales and by a few bulletin board systems (BBS's), which for many people required expensive long distance calls. In this time Fred started a distribution...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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by Xetec
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http://fish.back2roots.org/ In the November 1985, shortly after the release of the Amiga 1000 and long before the internet, it was difficult for programmers and artists to distribute their work. It also was not easy to get hold of programs showing the fancy abilities of the upcoming Amiga platform. Software was mainly distributed by commercial sales and by a few bulletin board systems (BBS's), which for many people required expensive long distance calls. In this time Fred started a distribution...
Topics: Amiga software, Fred Fish
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Shareware CD-ROMs
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Front Page News - July 1 1990 - June 30 1991 - Buckmaster Publishing (1991)
Fractal Frenzy Volume II (Walnut Creek) (August 1995)
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Full Spectrum An Interactive Guide to Color Printers (Tektronix) (1995)
FreeBSD Toolkit (Walnut Creek) (February 2001)
Front Page News - October 1 1991 - September 30 1992 - Buckmaster Publishing (1992)