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- Why do you use OS/2?
It does what I want to do in the
way I want to do it.
- When did you first use OS/2?
Open Beta of 2.0.
- Why did you first use OS/2?
I had just been burned by
buying Word and Excel for 3.0 and was told I need to pay more to make it
work on 3.1. I tried other DOS multitaskers but OS/2 and the WPS gave me
- What's your favorite soda?
- What was your first computer?
At school it was a IMSI
8080 with front panel switches that you had to toggle to teach how to read
a tape from the teletype. At home it was a Commodore PET 2001. 8K Ram and
a built it tape drive. Somewhere around 1975.
- Favorite or most used OS/2 application?
Post Road Mailer.
- What do you do for a living?
I work at Volt Consulting
Services in the Advanced Technologies Research and Design Department.
Where I test and develop various systems to be marketed Including
WorkSpace on Demand and ADSL modems.
- Download! - January 1999
Installing StarOffice, continued from December 1998. (1/1/1999)
- Download! - December 1998
WGET and downloading StarOffice. (12/1/1998)
- Download! - November 1998
Wall, SpellGuard and Element.ary!.
Wall displays rotating wallpaper on your desktop.
SpellGuard is a spell checker that works with any program.
Element.ary! downloads weather maps. (11/1/1998)
- Download! - October 1998
Utilities that will help you understand and arrange your CONFIG.SYS file.
Tyra/2 and Config Info are discussed.
- Download! - August 1998
X-it and XFolder.
X-it adds function buttons to your windows.
XFolder adds Workplace Shell functionality, such as extra functions on menus,
status lines, additional title information and hot keys.
- Download! - July 1998
- Closing a Folder Automatically
- Custom FTP Objects
- LWPFTP - A Better Way to FTP
interfaces vary from a plain character mode to graphical with point and
click selection. But LWPFTP is something different - it isn't a separate
program to run when you want to download off of the net. Rather, it is
integrated into the Workplace Shell as a special kind of folder you use with point and
- PMVIEW - An OS/2 Image Viewer and More
This review of PMView highly recommends it. (5/1/1995)