Softdisk for Windows

Softdisk for Windows

Softdisk for Windows was a monthly disk magazine that was put out by Softdisk Publishing from 1994 through 1999, as a spinoff from their earlier DOS-based "Softdisk PC" publication (originally "Big Blue Disk"). [ [http://apple2history.org/history/ah21.html Apple II History Chap 21 ] ] It was launched due to the increasing popularity of the Microsoft Windows operating system in the 1990s, and outlasted the DOS-based diskmagazine by about a year before also ending publication as a result of the Internet taking over from disks as the most common means of obtaining software and computer-related information.

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External links

* [http://www.softdisk.com/sub/windows/sd-for-windows.html Back issue information] in official site


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