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Old 11-09-2005, 04:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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did windows 3.11 have email and internet built in? Windows 3.11 was invented in the stone age (well 1991) and im suprised internet was invented back then...heres a link i found the "email" screenshot with windows 3.11:

http://gallery.skyzyx.net/minigaller.../windows/w3.1x
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http://www.wzrd.com/support/ibmpc/di.../IEwin3.1.html
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im suprised internet explorer would fit on a 1.5 MB floppy disk :O
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Not by default if I'm correct you needed Winsock 5.???
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internet surfing must have been a pain...modem speed on windows 3.1
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We lived through it and people probably thought 28kb was fast for the time.
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the most they would have done is send text-only emails, and maybe they would see a few GIF images on web pages

did you know that Windows 3.11 is not actually an OS, it's a program that runs on DOS
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Yes and that is why you can so easilly switch between the two when running it


I have 2 old systems that run 3.1, 1 that runs 95, 1 that runs 98, and another running ME, 2 appleII . These are my old systems and are rotting in the basement
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I wonder if broadband internet will work on windows 3.11.
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find an old PC that has the right hadware for it....
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