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Windows 7: What was your first computer?

12 Nov 2010   #91
Imperfect1

 
 

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It was in the early-mid 80s and I think it was a Dell. . . I can't even remember!
If you had one of the very early Dells (actually called PCs Unlimited) that Michael Dell assembled in his dorm room, it would probably be worth something to a collector today.
It wasn't that early, unfortunately. But anyway, it ended up in the trash where nobody's gonna make any money off of it. . .
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14 Nov 2010   #92
ZenixNet

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

My dad bought one of those computer/type writers. $30,000 for a keyboard, 5" screen and a printer that would take 10 minutes to print a few sentences. Our first Home Computer was a old dell with windows 1995 - and it is still running as good as a 1995 computer can run! We upgraded that to a XP computer in 2001 and we are actually still using it for old games that cant run in 7.
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23 Apr 2011   #93
anaron

Windows 7 Pro 64 bitv & Windows 10 Home
 
 

Worked for TI Austin 1977 for a few months debugging a huge computer system being sold to England. Discovered I could not work inside a building with no contact to the sun. Bought my first computer in '78, Tandy TR 80 full package dot matrix printer and all for little over a grand. Got hooked for ever.
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23 Apr 2011   #94
Karln

Windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 

My first PC ? Windows 95 osr 2 "processor killer 800 mo amd" graphic card ATI with tuner TV and 8 mol,sound blaster pro, wanadoo 56k internet
My first game, alerte rouge.
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23 Apr 2011   #95
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

This is what I started with in 1961


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23 Apr 2011   #96
anaron

Windows 7 Pro 64 bitv & Windows 10 Home
 
 

Bongo, at least it was easy to reboot when the hd crashes!
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23 Apr 2011   #97
Fayla

Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit SP1
 
 

Apple Mac Performa 450
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23 Apr 2011   #98
zEric7x

Windows Home premium 64bit
 
 

the fist version of windows I remember using was windows 98. I remember playing games from some game pack.
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23 Apr 2011   #99
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Commadore 64, then a Packard Bell 286 custom build.
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23 Apr 2011   #100
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Back in the late 70 or early 80 Ford Motor Co. was selling computers to their plant employees with a school. I couldn't go to the school because of the I.D. you had to show. He was tall and black and I'm short and white, they would of noticed; but it got me hooked.
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