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A trademark for any of a series of GUIs or GUI-based computer operating systems.


pl n
denoting a VDU display in which some areas may be manipulated separately from the rest of the display area


(ˈwɪn doʊz)
Trademark. any of several microcomputer operating systems or environments featuring a graphical user interface: developed by Microsoft Corporation.
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Noun1.Windows - (trademark) an operating system with a graphical user interface
operating system, OS - (computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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Worldwide Computer Products News-11 July 2006-Microsoft to end Windows 98 support on 11 July(C)1995-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Win98-Exodus was released by AssetMetrix in conjunction with the findings of AssetMetrix Research Labs, which discovered a significant occurrence of PCs within the corporate environment running Windows 98 and Windows 95.
Also, consider books such as Windows 98 Simplified(John Wiley & Sons; $27.
My client uses the native Windows 98 backup program to back up his files.
0 product is the best selling operating system in Japan, beating Microsoft Windows 98 and all other Linux operating systems in retail sales.
0 Workstation outsold Windows 98 and all other Linux operating systems in retail sales in Japan.
MOOD COFFEE: Some techies now can perk up - or chill out - while waiting to see whether their computers will load Windows 98.
This article presents the major advantages and disadvantages of an upgrade to the new Windows operating system and the one other option you have: skipping Windows 98 and going directly to NT.
Windows 98, the newest software for the world's personal computers from industry giant Microsoft, hit the ground walking in Europe.
s Windows 98 operating system, released Thursday, on new Compaq Presario Internet personal computers.
Microsoft Eliminating Time Zone Updates for Windows XP Service Pack 1, Windows 2000, Windows NT4, Windows ME, Windows 98, Windows 95
Yes, you probably ought to upgrade to Windows XP Professional if You're still running Windows 95 or Windows 98 (Windows 9X) technology, regardless of your office size.