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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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(2011) 1754 Win2k-XP-Vista Utilitaires
100000 Web Images Plus Web Page Creator (Cosmi Corporation) (1999)
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Shareware CD-ROMs
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W95 Collection Windows 95 Shareware (LCDCAN)
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The Art & Science of Military Aviation A Complete Drawing Program with over 400 clip-art images & an on-line database
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz, military aviation
Shareware CD-ROMs
by thecomputernerd@vista-net.com
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Widgets 2000 Cover: Contains over 300 Hilarious Pranks, Programs, Movies, Desktop Toys, Pictures, and Sounds for Windows 95/98/NT4. Inside Flap: Installing the Widgets Browser for Windows 95/98/NT 1. Insert thhe Widgets 2000 CD-ROM into your CD-ROM Drive. 2. Click the Start Button in the Windows 95/98/NT taskbar. 3. Select Run. 4. Type "d:\setup.bat" where "d" is your CD-ROM drive's letter. 5. Press OK. 6. Follow the instructions on the screen. If you Encounter "A...
Topics: shareware cd,archiveteam, Widgets 2000, vista-net.com, pranks, software compilation, jokes, joke...
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Phil Shatz
software

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The accompanying CD-ROM from a retired library copy of Walkthroughs and Flybys CD: Over 500 Megabytes of the Best Animated Presentations , ISBN 1-878739-40-9 (1993) by Phil Shatz for Waite Group Press. The disc features MS-DOS executable demos as well as FLI, FLC and GIF files. Extracted items: DEMOS/ASDI/ASDI.EXE DEMOS/ASDI/PIONEER.EXE DEMOS/CARR/3DHOUSE2.BAT DEMOS/DIGIT_I/HSEGOLD.EXE DEMOS/DIGIT_I/KIDZ640.EXE DEMOS/DIGIT_I/POUND640.EXE DEMOS/DIGIT_I/TAP.EXE DEMOS/ENLIGHTE/ACPDEMO.EXE...
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Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Walnut Creek CICA Shareware for Windows September 1994 (Win31)(1994)(Eng)
The Walnut Creek CD-ROM Collection
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Walnut Creek Sampler 44 CDROMs to Try (Walnut Creek) (January 1995)
WarBirds The Art and Science of Military Aviation (Draw Series) (1994)
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Wayzata's Best of Shareware 2.0 (Windows) (Wayzata Technology)(7112)(1994)
Wayzata's Best of Shareware 2.0 Macintosh (Wayzata Technology)
Shareware CD-ROMs
by UK Gold
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"Extra tracks for The Need For Speed." 500+ tracks for Need For Speed for MS-DOS PCs, plus 30 shareware racing games, 200+ car pictures, and more. BIN/CUE CD-ROM image from the original UK Gold disc. Includes additional "Track-Converter" floppy disk image, as well as my own modified Rusty Springs TRI file.
Topics: need for speed, dos, tracks, uk gold
Shareware CD-ROMs
by BDG Publishing, Inc.
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Web Clips Gallery 98 for Windows 95, Win 98 and NT. Plug and Play ready. By BDG Publishing, Inc. http://www.coomedia.com. A compilation of GIFs, JPGs and various icons for use in web pages and in other applications. Primarily image files, but also containing web-page ready HTML files and browser installations.
Web Programming with Visual J++ (SAMS.NET) (Version 1.0) (1997)
Web Security Version 1.3 WBT Unclassified (June 2003)
Shareware CD-ROMs
software

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WebGain Studio Trialware (WebGain) (2000)
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WebTrends for Firewalls and VPNs (Webtrends) (1998)
Welcome to Africa CD ROM (Walnut Creek) (September 1994)
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Welcome to Bodyland (Time Life) (1994)
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Retro CDROM ISO
Topics: retro, cdrom, iso
Shareware CD-ROMs
by White Wolf Software
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"Ten Great Games". A shareware / freeware CD-ROM containing: One Must Fall Heartlight Electroman Bolo Adventures Fuzzy's World Mustang Dork's Dreams 1993 Tetris Ancients 1 Civil War Trivia
Topics: cdrom, freeware, shareware
Who Killed Taylor French - The Case of the Undressed Reporter (Creative Multimedia) (1995)
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Wildcat! Gold: The Optical BBS, from Mustang Software, Inc. From the Digital Publishing Company. Volume 4 Number 1, part of the Golden ROM Series. Sections include animate, BBS, business, communication, compression, dbase, doors, editor, educate, file utilities, games, GIFs, graphics, languages, miscellaneous, netmail, printer utilities, security, sound, utilities, Wildcat!, Windows, word processing. June 1992.
Topics: CCD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz
Shareware CD-ROMs
by InfoMagic
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WinFiles.com 4-CD Set June 1998 formerly known as Windows95.com The Premiere internet site for shareware/demo software for Windows 95/98 and Windows NT. This site got more then 2 million hits/day from folks worldwide seeking the best and most current software to enhance and extend Windows 95/98/NT.
Topics: WinFiles.com, shareware, demo
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Topic: Windows software
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Microsoft
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Games included: Activision's Atari 2600 Action Packs 1, 2, & 3 by Activision Al Unser Jr. Arcade Racing by Mindscape Command Aces of the Deep(Video demo) by Sierra On-Line Inc Arcade America by 7th Level Inc Battle Beast by 7th Level Inc Beavis and Butt-Head in Virtual Stupidity(Video Demo) by Viacom New Media Activision's Commodore 64 15 Pack by Activision The Daedalus Encounter(Video Demo) by Virgin Interactive & Mechadeus Dogz by Virgin Interactive Doom 95 by id Software Double...
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Topic: Windows games
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Win95 Giga Pack (Maple Media) (1997)
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Media Products
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. Welcome to WinGames vol. 3 - Featuring over 150 games for Windows 3.1 Visual Basic Runtime .DLL's VBRUN100.DLL VBRUN200.DLL & VBRUN300.DLL is in the \VBRUNS directory. McAfee antivira programs v114 are in the \ANTIVIRA directory. 1-C     3DXWD123    Cyberspace Crossword Version 1.23     4PLAY        4 Play     ABM_CMD        ABM Command     ACC200        Accordion Solitaire Version 2.00    ...
Topics: Shareware CD, Windows 3.x games, Windows 2.x games, DOS games, DOS utilities, Windows 3.x...
WinGear CDWriter Utilities 2000 Shareware Freeware Utilities (Win95)(2000)(Eng)
WinGear Photo Editor 2000 Shareware Freeware Utilities (Win95)(2000)(Eng)
WinGear Video Director 2001 Shareware Freeware Utilities (Win95)(2000)(Eng)
WinGear WinCE Utilities 2002 Shareware Freeware Utilities (Win95)(2001)(Eng)
Shareware CD-ROMs
by InfoMagic, Inc.
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. This CD-Set is a snapshot of the WinSite archive as of 25 March 1996.  Some files in the archive cannot be distributed commercially and these have been left as links to http://www.winsite.com.  Some older files from the archive have been also been removed. The Windows 95 & Windows NT archives are complete as they were on www.winsite.com as of the production date.
Topics: Shareware CD, Windows 3.x games, Windows 3.x utilities, Windows 9x games, Windows 9x utilities,...
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Windows 1993 (Chicago Computer Broker) (CDRM1052310)
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Chicago Computer Broker
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Windows 2000 System Security Version 1.0 (Unclassified) (April 2004)
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Windows 95 Game Developer's Guide (SAMS Publishing) (1996)
Windows CE 2.0 Technical Information (Microsoft) (1997)
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Windows NT System Security Version 1.0 (February 2001)
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Windows NT Systems Security (Version 1.0) (2001)
Shareware CD-ROMs
by mmSd
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei.                           Werter Anwender ! Sie halten unsere erste WINDOWS (TM) CD in ihren Händen. Es handelt sich dabei um einen Sampler der Sharewarebibliothek " Düssel Shareware", Stand Ende März 1993. In ihrem Bestand, den wir komplett auf 2 CDs veröffentlichen werden, befinden sich über 1500 WINDOWS (TM) Disketten. Auf dieser CD wurden davon die ersten 50% vereinigt und in Unterverzeichnisse...
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Topics: Shareware CD, Windows 3.x utilities, Windows 3.x games, OS/2 utilities, Windows 2.x utilities
Shareware CD-ROMs
by CLUB~WARE
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. ACC - MS Access files     AC01        GALAXY2.MDB     AC02        DISSERT1.MDB     AC03        MEMBERS.MDB     AC04        Refnote     AC05        Microsoft Access Version 1.1 Security Wizard 1.1     AC06        Microsoft Access Security doc BMP - Bitmap images DEMOS     01/02/03    ComMotion 1.0 Evaluation     04        Head Coach Football v2.0 Demo     05       ...
Topics: Shareware CD, Windows 3.x utilities, Windows 3.x games, Windows NT utilities, Windows NT games, DOS...
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Windows Shareware GOLD from Nuclear Computing. Volume 3, Number 1 of the Golden ROM series. Published by the Digital Publishing Company, 1991.
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz
Windows Shareware Gold Volume 3 Number 1 (Sherburne Knowledge Systems) (1991)
Windows Showcase 95 (1100 Windows 95 Files)(Volume 1)(Starvector)
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Windows Utilities Platinum Vol1
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Dumped with DiscImageCreator
Topics: Redump, IBM PC Compatible
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Maxx Productions
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.old.nl by MeiMei. APPS\        Applications AVI\         AVI Files BMPMISC\     Miscellaneous BMPs BMPRAY\      Raytracing BMPs BMPSWIM\     Swimsuit BMPs COMM\        Communications DESKTOP1\    Desktop Utilities 1 DESKTOP2\    Desktop Utilities 2 DRIVERS\     Drivers EDITOR\      Editors/Word Processing FONT_ATM\    ATM Fonts FONT_TT\     TrueType Fonts GAMES\       Games ICONS\       Icons...
Topics: Shareware CD, Windows 3.x utilities, Windows 3.x games, Windows NT utilities, Windows NT games, DOS...
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Wired for Sound Pro CD (Aristosoft, Inc.) (1993)
Shareware CD-ROMs
by Windows News Magazine
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Windows News Magazine No 40 Companion CD-Rom - January 1997
Topic: shareware freeware french francais cd windows news magazine
Retro CDROM ISO
Topics: retro, cdrom, iso
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World Atlas (The Software Toolworks) (1992)
Shareware CD-ROMs
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World Atlas (The Software Toolworks) (1993)
Shareware CD-ROMs
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Highlights: Andromedas Erbe Teil 1, Bärlin, The Bards Quest I, Robot Crusades, Escape from Ragor,Excelsior-Phase One, The Search for Freedom, Shadow Knight, Redkey Grafik Adventure, Space Monkeys, Unreal World ...and many more.
Topic: Shareware
World Radio Amateur Directory (Walnut Creek) (September 1998)
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World Wide Catalog (InfoMagic) (Summer 1995)
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CD-ROM: World of OS/2 - The Ultimate OS/2 collection
Topics: OS2, CD-ROM
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/mnt/e/rom/wolfenstein_3d_(shareware)_-_v3570_-_disc1.iso /run/user/1000/gvfs/sftp:host=10.42.0.1/home/ubuntu/Documents/530.png /run/user/1000/gvfs/sftp:host=10.42.0.1/home/ubuntu/Documents/531.png identifier basically from stdout of "lubuntu@lubuntu:[/home/lubuntu/openssl-3.0.0]$ find . -type d", 145
Topic: v3570
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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
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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, Boot XP, Cursor XP, Style...