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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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2000 Mb Games Collection is a compilation of two demo CDs bundled together. This collection contains PC Games Greatest Hits 1994 and Pc Games Greatest Hits 1995/1. More than 250 game demos & shareware on these two discs.
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Topics: game demos, shareware, compilation
Shareware CD-ROMs
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From "readme.txt": About this CD-rom: Shareware: Most of the software on this disc is shareware which means that you are free to use the software for a limited time or under certain conditions. Please see each softwares documentation for conditions of usage.   How to use: Most of the software on this disc is in a compressed format. To use the software you need to copy itïs file(s) to your hard disk and decompress it. The files for decompression can be found in the comp directory of...
Topics: PC CD-ROM, Shareware, MS-DOS, Windows 3.1
Shareware CD-ROMs
by M.u.C.S.
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PD and shareware for all Atari/TOS computers, including five full versions.
Topics: atari, atari st, public domain, cd, shareware, cdrom
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Sharewarová/freewarová kompilace Koruna Česká od MEDIA trade. Shareware/Freeware compilation with Czech pc games and software from 1996. Mastering code: 1197 Mastering SID: IFPI LA41 Obsah: Hry: Bad Toys v1.0                 BADTOYS badtoys.exe WIN Bad Toys je akční hra pod Windows podobná Wolfenstein 3D. Potlačte vzpouru oživlých hraček, které vás ohrožují v bludišti obchodního domu. Belegost                     ...
Topic: shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Magister Tecnologias Ltda.
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Tested in 32-bit WINE set to Windows 98 with DirectX9 installed via winetricks. Instructions: mount the ISO file, run the executable, install preferred games. Not all games are guaranteed to work.
Topics: Windows, Game, Software, Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Nomad Editora Ltda.
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Tested in 32-bit WINE set to Windows 98 with DirectX9 installed via winetricks. Instructions: mount the ISO file, run the executable, install preferred games. Not all games are guaranteed to work.
Topics: Windows, Game, Software, Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
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MORE - Dosgames 2.0 
Topics: Shareware, MDOSGAMES
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Aztech New Media Corp.
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Kids' Games Beetle Run Coloring Book Concentroids Peekaboo Real Domino Effect Snood Sound Toy Card, Board & Puzzle Games Card Table Classic Gin Rummy Flaps Flower Puzzle Genius Ghost Hearts Deluxe Lites Out Momentum RChess Ultimate Craps Wacky Wheel XWords
Topics: shareware, Macintosh software
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Aztech New Media Corp.
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Home & Office
Topics: shareware, Macintosh software
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Aztech New Media Corp.
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Multimedia
Topics: shareware, Macintosh software
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Aztech New Media Corp.
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Internet & Utilities
Topics: shareware, Macintosh software
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Aztech New Media Corp.
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"We have searched the shareware world for the very best games, business, home and graphic programs for the Mac. The value contained in this compilation is unsurpsassed. The graphics and sound quality matches, or exceeds, many of today's commercial packages. This selection includes arcade action games, control panels, system extensions, desk accessories, education and more."
Topics: mac, macintosh, macos, shareware, apple, cdrom
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Haarlems Uitgeef Bedrijf B.V.
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Macintosh Mania CD-ROM, containing shareware and freeware software, games, art, fonts, sounds, and movies; ranges from the mid 1980's to 1995. Originally sold in stores in the Netherlands in 1995. Compiled in 1995 by Haarlems Uitgeef Bedrijf B.V.
Topics: cd-bbs, shareware, macintosh, haarlems uitgeef bedrijf b.v., freeware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Haarmels Uitgeef Bedrifj B.V.
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Macintosh Mania II CD-ROM, containing shareware and freeware software, games, art, fonts, sounds, and movies; ranges from the mid 1980's to 1995. Originally sold in stores in the Netherlands in 1995. Compiled in 1995 by Haarlems Uitgeef Bedrijf B.V.
Topics: macintosh, shareware, freeware, cd-bbs, haarlems uitgeef bedrifj
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Wydawnictwo Lupus
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This is a cover CD for "Magazyn Enter" computer magazine issued in Poland by Wydawnictwo Lupus. Issue 04/99 - CD2
Topics: Wydawnictwo Lupus, enter, magazyn enter, pc, computers, cover cd, it, shareware, compact disk image
Shareware CD-ROMs
by PC Computing
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Magic For Windows (PC Computing) D45E
Topics: PC Computing, windows, shareware, CD
Shareware CD-ROMs
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DOS & Windows Shareware
Topics: Shareware, NMV, Nova Media Verlag
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Magicom Multimedia
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This CD-ROM includes: Armageddon by Mirinae Software Inc. Darn-It by Vikram Madan Fighter by Mirinae Software Inc. Full Metal Jacket by Mirinae Software Inc. Halloween Harry by Apogee Software Izmir by Mirinae Software Inc.
Topic: shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Magicom Multimedia
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This CD-ROM includes: Escape from Delirium by Virtual X-perience Software Adventure Gamer for Windows by Pepys Ltd. Lone Eagle: Colombian Encounter by Lone Eagle Productions Nahlakh by Tom Proudfoot Plague of the Moon by Rebelsoft The Infernal Tome by MVP Software
Topic: shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Magicom Multimedia Corp.; Software Creations; Kula Software; Celista Software; Epic MegaGames; Elson Embry
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From CD-ROM case: OK maestro, it's time to see how good you really are! This selection provides a fun and educational experience for beginning as well as more advanced musicians. With programs like EZPno and Story Maker, you can create music on your computer. With EZNote you can produce the sheet music of what you made. Not only can you practice the piano, but you can learn how to play the guitar with Guitar Teacher for Windows. Drum Blaster gives you a chance to get wild on the drums or create...
Topics: magic, com, magicom, multi, media, multimedia, multi-media, collection, on, cd, rom, cdrom, cd-rom,...
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Silberling
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Mailbox CD II Mailbox in minutes! 
Topics: Shareware, Silberling
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Major Stryker DOS 1993 for Windows 7 and above includes: Major Stryker Beta  August 17, 1992 Major Stryker v1.0 Shareware  January 28, 1993 Major Stryker v1.4 Retail CD-ROM February 20, 1993 (FormGen 1995) The Beta version was released as Freeware by Apogee in 2018 The Shareware v1.0 was released as Shareware by Apogee in 1993 The Retail v1.4 was released as Freeware by Apogee in 2006 added: Major Stryker v1.3 Shareware January 1, 1993 (Apogee claims this version was never released) Apogee...
Topics: Major Stryker, DOS, Shareware, Freeware, Retail
The DOOM Level CD Collection
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Maximum death for Doom II. 2400 levels The maximum Doom battle!
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Topics: archiveteam, shareware, doom
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Shareware CD containing about 500MB of software, images and sound files.
Topic: shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
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The Mega Collection includes the best of the tewi CD series.  Various highlights from more than 80 CD-ROM titles.
Topics: shareware, tewi
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Rhein-Main_Soft & GTI
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Cd-Rom for the Amiga with shareware of: GERMAN disk 1 - 250 Faces Of Mars 1 - 120 Saar AG    631 - 700 and more
Topics: Amiga, Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Rhein-Main & GTI
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CD-Rom from 1994 with shareware . Time   disk 1 - 200 Taifun disk 1 -270 PDK    disk 1 -40 Amiga magazin PD 5/94 - 7/94 and more
Topics: Amiga, Shareware, Clip-Arts, Fonts, DTP
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Rhein-Main-Soft & GTI
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Shareware collection Time Disk 201- 339 German Disk 251 - 467 Faces of Mars Disk 121 - 192 And more like Tools , Grafik , Sounds .
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Topics: Amiga, Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Media Products
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. ANIMS - ANIMATIONS FOR WINDOWS / VIDEO FOR WINDOWS    IMAGES - .BMP FILES FOR WINDOWS MIDI - MIDI MUSIC FILES / SONGS   MODULES - SOUNDTRACKER COMPATIBLE MODULES VOCS - WINDOWS COMPATIBLE SAMPLES WAVS - WINDOWS COMPATIBLE .WAV SAMPLES COMM - WINDOWS COMMUNICATION SOFTWARE & RELATED TOOLS DRIVERS - DRIVERS FOR WINDOWS EDITOR - WINDOWS EDITORS & RELATED TOOLS   EDU - WINDOWS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS & TOOLS FONTS - WINDOWS TTF...
Topics: Shareware CD, Windows 3.x utilities, Windows 3.x games, Windows NT utilities, Windows NT games, DOS...
Shareware CD-ROMs
by DOS gebruikersgroep/ProgrammaTheek
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. De 'DOS gebruikers groep' is een vereniging. Het vele werk wordt verricht door vrijwilligers. Naast het bestuur kan de DOSgg beschikken over een kader voor het reviewen en samenstellen van de ProgrammaTheek, organiseren en bemannen van bijeenkomsten, telefonische VraagBaak, redactie van de SoftwareBus, SysOps voor de bulletin boards, enzovoort enzovoort. Ook de CD-ROM 'MegaTop voor OS/2 WARP 1' werd geheel samengesteld door vrijwilligers,...
Topics: Shareware CD, OS/2 utilities, OS/2 games, DOS utilities, Audio clips
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Starcom
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Die Megastorm 3.0 CD-ROM bietet eine Auswahl von etwa 1030 Programmen für DOS, Windows und OS/2.
Topic: Shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Micro Application
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MS-DOS/Win3x/Win9x shareware games compilation Distributed in France in 1995 by Micro Application
Topics: shareware, compilation, french
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Micro Star
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Version 1.1. " More than 50 of our best games for Windows! Includes arcade, action, strategy and games of all types! "3D Tic-Tac-Toe, Accordion, Airstrike, Alien Force, Bang! Bang! Battle Sat, Blitzer, Box World, Brain Jam, Cheezi, Comet, Cubic, Daleks, Fences, Fifteen, Fortress, Hearts, Hurricane, Kye, Lucas, Merlin, MicroMan, NCC-1701, Ox, Paper Airplane, Patuman, Paulie Python, Peg Puzzle, Praydog, Puzzle 1, Quatra Command, Reversi, Search and Destroy, SkiFree, Slam! (Air Hockey),...
Topics: shareware, games, Windows 3.1, CD-ROM
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Micro Star Software
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Micro Star Software - Action Games (1994) Collection of action game demos, contains: -Software Creations - Argo Checkers -Pie in the Sky Software - Corncob 3D -Apogee Software - Duke Nukem II -Apogee Software - Duke Nukem I -Epic MegaGames - Electro Man -Everflow Ltd - Electronic Response Card -CSE Games - God Of Thunder -Apogee Software - Halloween Harry -Software Creations - Hexxagon -Software Creations - Jetpack -Epic MegaGames - Kiloblaster -Apogee Software - Monster Bash! (Part 1)...
Topics: shareware, Micro Star Software, games, demos, Epic MegaGames, Software Creations, Apogee Software,...
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Advanced Digital Devices (UK) Ltd
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. Minerva #4 - The latest collection of Shareware, Freeware & PD Files              collected from around the world, catalogued and described              for easy use. 4600 files, over 500 Megabytes compressed              into single .ARJ format archives in 116 subject directories \MSGSYST\   MSG Systems Packages \AP_ADDR\   Apps - Address/Phone# \AP_BUSIN\  Apps - Business \AP_FINAN\  Apps -...
Topics: Shareware CD, DOS utilities, DOS games, Windows 3.x utilities, Windows 3.x games, OS/2 utilities,...
Shareware CD-ROMs
by x:treme Entertainment International
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Third-party maps disc for Warcraft II
Topics: games, add-on, warcraft ii, shareware
Shareware CD-ROMs
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old (1995-2003) software CDs from Polygon Prizrakov forum с форума Полигон Призраков
Topics: Полигон призраков, vintage, DOS, Windows 95, shareware, Multicollection 3
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Willkommen an Bord der Multimedia Gallery. Die zunehmende Verbreitung der SoundBlaster-Karten führte in den letzten Monaten zu einem erhöhten Ausstoss an qualitativ beeindruckenden Musikprogrammen. Eine erste Sammlung der Shareware-Programme ergab, dass es sich bei Ihnen um einige mehr handelt, als man auf ein paar Disketten pressen kann. Als dann auch noch die ersten Module für Video für Windows die Runde machten, stand der Entschluss fest: eine Bestandsaufnahme muss gemacht werden. Wir...
Topics: Shareware, Carsten Scheibe, MM_GALLERY
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Mustang
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PD + Shareware programs for DOS and Windows. Produced by pilot-Computer GmbH, Freiburg. October 1994
Topics: Shareware, Public Domain
Shareware CD-ROMs
by media Verlagsgesellschaft mbh
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Mod Files + X-Tracker (DOS).
Topics: Shareware, Amiga Mod, Mod Files