Here are several links to various DOS software and other DOS related websites. Most are freeware but a few are shareware and commercial programs. I welcome any comments and/or suggestions you may have about this webpage or other DOS programs for me to know about. Also, do email a thank you to the authors of any of the programs you use.
If you like to see Interesting Windows and Mac programs similiar to this page, visit my computer user group, the Trinidad and Tobago Computer Society
View all of the DOS programs on one webpage : Interesting DOS programs - Full index (note : size of page is about 50K)
Comments? My E-mail address : Dev Anand Teelucksingh, devtee at gmail.com
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Last updated: March 6 2011
Alternative DOSes (all MSDOS compatible OSes other than MSDOS itself - including emulators)
- FreeDOS v1.2 A GNU GPLed version of DOS. Also has lots of DOS-related news.
- FreeDOS v1.3 RC3 (released June 2020) - test out the new version of FreeDOS
- FreeDOS images for VirtualBox Ulrich Hansen's page provides FreeDOS images for VirtualBox and various tips for running FreeDOS in Virtualbox
- Cobalt 1.2(formerly known as Carbon) a DOS distro based on FreeDOS with long filename support
- LightDOS Prerelease 4 DOS distro with the oZone desktop environment, long file name support and more.
- XFDOS 2.0 FreeDOS distro with graphical SLWM desktop manager and bundled with many applications including web browser, email client, PDF viewer and more
- DR-DOS 7.01.08 WIP (21.7.2011) patches to enhance the capabilities of DR-DOS/OpenDOS 7.0x
- DOSBox 0.74-3 open source DOS x86 emulator for Windows, Linux to (primarily) play DOS games
- DOSBox-X 0.83.11 open source DOS x86 emulator for Windows, Linux. MacOS to run DOS applications and games
- IBM PC DOS 2000 Last version of PC DOS offers Y2K compliance and support for Euro symbol. Only a info page from the Wayback archive
- DR-DOS 7.03 From DeviceLogics (formerly Lineo/Caldera), has native FAT32 support. Marketed towards embedded systems
- Lineo DR-DOS 7.03b unoffical site about DR-DOS, a DOS which includes Personal Netware and has many other unique features