MS-DOS® Version 1.12 - Compaq OEM



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Boot Screen:


The COMPAQ Personal Computer DOS

Version 1.12



(C) Copyright COMPAQ Computer Corp. 1982, 83

(C) Copyright Microsoft 1981, 82



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Package Contents:

Package images used with permission
Compaq Computer Corp. ®
Disk 1, P/N: None
Binder, P/N: none
Operations Guide, P/N: 0340-100319-001
User Brochure, P/N: None


Collector's notes:

A very rare specimen to obtain, particularly in a complete package.
Rated: Very Rare.
Estimated Value: M-$500, VG-$350, G-$100

Vital Statistics:

Release Date: November, 1983
Disks in Set: 1
Diskette Form Factor:5.25", DSDD, 8 sectors per track
Capacity: 320k
Sector Size: 512 bytes
Sectors per Cluster: 2
Total Sectors: 640
Media Descriptor: FF
Disk Sides: 2



Version String (Offset 3B5h of COMMAND.COM)



E9 B2 FC 0D 0A 54 68 65 20 43 4F 4D 50 41 51 20 ¦      The COMPAQ  

50 65 72 73 6F 6E 61 6C 20 43 6F 6D 70 75 74 65 ¦ Personal Compute 

72 20 44 4F 53 0D 0A 56 65 72 73 69 6F 6E 20 31 ¦ r DOS  Version 1 

2E 31 32 0D 0A 0A 0A 28 43 29 20 43 6F 70 79 72 ¦ .12    (C) Copyr 

69 67 68 74 20 43 4F 4D 50 41 51 20 43 6F 6D 70 ¦ ight COMPAQ Comp 

75 74 65 72 20 43 6F 72 70 2E 20 31 39 38 32 2C ¦ uter Corp. 1982, 

20 38 33 0D 0A 28 43 29 20 43 6F 70 79 72 69 67 ¦  83  (C) Copyrig 

68 74 20 4D 69 63 72 6F 73 6F 66 74 20 31 39 38 ¦ ht Microsoft 198 

31 2C 20 38 32 0D 0A 0A 24 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ¦ 1, 82   $        


File Listing:

Disk 1: 11/28/1983 11:00a 549 BASIC.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 547 BASICA.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 54,304 BASICA.EXE 11/28/1983 11:00a 1,770 CHKDSK.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 4,959 COMMAND.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 1,484 COMP.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 6,619 DEBUG.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 7,936 DEMO.BAS 11/28/1983 11:00a 14 DEMO.BAT 11/28/1983 11:00a 18,048 DEMO1.BAS 11/28/1983 11:00a 17,920 DEMO2.BAS 11/28/1983 11:00a 21,248 DEMO3.BAS 11/28/1983 11:00a 6,656 DEMO4.BAS 11/28/1983 11:00a 1,433 DISKCOMP.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 1,946 DISKCOPY.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 2,432 EDLIN.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 1,280 EXE2BIN.EXE 03/15/2005 04:03p 0 filelist.txt 11/28/1983 11:00a 3,376 FORMAT.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 384 INTEREST.BAS 11/28/1983 11:00a 16,128 JUGGLER.DAT 11/28/1983 11:00a 41,856 LINK.EXE 11/28/1983 11:00a 1,800 MODE.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 645 SYS.COM 11/28/1983 11:00a 18,560 TEST.EXE 11/28/1983 11:00a 16,128 USA.DAT 11/28/1983 11:00a 1,242 WORDS 27 File(s) 249,264 bytes 2 Dir(s) 15,850,942,464 bytes free

MD5 Signatures:

COMMAND.COM df23e13c5c4c89c5485dfd13a0071749 VER command: Not available

Version History:

Compaq MS-DOS 1.12 was one of the first versions of Compaq DOS outside IBM for an OEM manufacturer. Rumor has it a 1.10 exists and will be included when verified.