Windows 10: Microsoft's new operating system reinvents MS-DOS for mobile Mobile

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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18262
       01 Apr 2015 #1

    Microsoft's new operating system reinvents MS-DOS for mobile

    Microsoft's got a new classically simple mobile OS and it looks rather familiar... Microsoft has often been accused of not innovating enough in the mobile space but today, it is aiming to change this with its new productivity-focused MS-DOS Mobile operating system. Built upon the familiar interface of the DOS era - when Microsoft first reinvented productivity - MS-DOS Mobile comes with the classic C:/ Drive prompt and the ability to launch phone applications.

    MS-DOS Mobile preview is designed to run on Lumia smartphones and combines the touchscreen functions of Microsoft's current mobile range with the iconic simplicity of the DOS platform. As part of the preview, the Redmond-based company has ported several iconic DOS features, including:

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  2. Posts : 1,497
    Windows 10 Pro (32-bit) 16299.15
       01 Apr 2015 #1

    If I had a phone which would run this (stupid Windows Phone 7.5... grrr! ) I'd be downloading this like a shot! :)
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  3.    06 Apr 2015 #2

    omg, never thought I'd hear a modem tone again....giggles...too fun! I really miss DOS.
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