> Date: 7 Jul 2003 09:07:15 -0500
> Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.misc
> Subject: Re: sleeping with the enemy
> >....(I consider Win3.1 better than later
> >versions but there are a few new things out that you can't get SW for
> >under Win3.1, so, I just don't do that stuff). Linux is very nice, but it
> Since Windoz Me presented me with its imfamous blue-screen-of-death, I've
> been considering reverting to 3.1, but haven't because I don't know where
> one can obtain software (mostly web browser(s)) that will run on it. Are
> there still web-sites that specialize in 3.1 software?
yes, but I don't have them handy. Do a search on "freeware," "downloads,"
sharware, etc., you will get many.
You might be able to get Opera 3.62 for Win3.1 straight from
www.opera.com. Netscape 4.08 (the highest for Win3.1) is available from
some websites, too, but its a big 15 mb or so. Opera is much smaller
(cant remember, but the compressed file fits on a 3.5 floppy). Do a search
They won't do the latest * stuff like hotflash. or whatever it is, but
for newspapers and other comp downloads should work fine. Also, Netscape
has its own decent html editor so you can make html files.
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