What Is MS-DOS?

November 6, 2023

MS-DOS (Microsoft Disk Operating System) is one of the earliest widely used operating systems. The system appeared in the early 1980s and featured a simple command-line interface with essential functionalities.

MS-DOS is historically significant for Microsoft’s successes in the computer industry and for development of other operating systems.

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