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AllThings DOS is putting a call out for original picture of vintage computers and equipment. Please send us pictures of your vintage computers inside and out.

Vintage Computer Images

All Things DOS has added hundreds of vintage computer images to our site. Check out our Image Gallery for free access to these images. Stay tuned as we update our program library and collection of vintage manuals access of which will be limited to members logged in to our site. Membership is free.

The best laid plans of mice and men

Yes our name is All Things DOS. Originally the site was going to concentrate on the Original IBM Personal Computer the IBM-5150 PC. However being geeks things don’t always go as planned. And by the way DOS did not start with the IBM PC it was around long before then DOS stands for Disk Operating […]

Changes to our Site and more services

Due to a fault WordPress update. All Things DOS Suffered a major data loss earlier this year we are working to restore the lost files and images as fast as we can. Please check out our new layout and let us know what you think. All Things DOS is now offering repair and restoration services […]

Tom

Just a quick note for all those who have gotten to know Tom. He is in the hospital again more throwing up blood. I’ll update the post when we know more.

The Final Countdown!

Ed has been working on my IBM and expansion unit for the last three to four weeks now. It’s not because Ed is just taking his time, but because there are so many other things going on in his life. I am actually surprised that he’s gotten as much done as he has. Now that […]

Children of the 60’s

Those of us born in the late 1950’s to early 1960’s have a unique perspective on life and technology. We grew up and watched the world change around us. We watched as video games came from the arcade and into our homes. We watched as early gaming systems became more and more powerful, and we […]

IBM 5161 expansion – The Final Stage

Well, well, well… Here we are again. The final pieces of the puzzle have arrived and are ready to be installed. Unfortunately, I was hospitalized over this last weekend due to some unfortunate health issues, so nothing was done on the computer. As everyone who has been reading my posts knows, my IBM 5150 Personal […]

Start using your vintage computers and software

The numbers are growing. Vintage computer users are beginning to pop up everywhere; some in organized groups, but mostly just individuals on their own. Most people who go into vintage computing do so with a particular reason on their minds. I have already discussed some of those, but today I will be focusing on an […]

Enough is enough!

Just like anything in the World, when it comes to collecting vintage computers, too much of a good thing can be a serious issue. If you’re just starting a vintage computer collection, whether it’s just one computer or several, you must be mindful of your goals. Now, these goals can change as time goes on, […]

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