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Microsoft Windows
Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by Microsoft. It currently uses the File Explorer shell.
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1 Versions
1.1 16-bit MS-DOS-based Operating Systems
1.2 16/32-bit hybrid Operating Systems (Monolithic) (on DOS Foundation)
1.3 NT-based Operating Systems
1.4 Windows Pocket PC
1.5 Windows Mobile
1.6 Windows Phone
2 See also

Versions

16-bit MS-DOS-based Operating Systems


Trade name

Version

Codename

Windows 1.x

1.0x

Interface
Manager

Windows 2.x

2.xx

Unknown

Windows 3.x

3.x

Snowball

Additional information
First version of Windows

Older versions: Janus (3.1), Kato/Sparta (WfW


3.1)

16/32-bit hybrid Operating Systems (Monolithic) (on DOS Foundation)


Trade name

Version

Codename

Additional information

Windows 95

4.0

Chicago

Start Menu introduced.

Windows "Nashville"

4.1

Nashville

1 build leaked, Not released

Windows 98

4.1

Memphis

Windows Me

4.9

Millenium

NT-based Operating Systems


Trade name

Version

Codename

Additional information

Windows NT 3.1

3.1

NT OS/2

Windows NT 3.5x

3.5x

Daytona

Windows NT 4.0

4.0

Cairo

Windows 2000

5.0

NT 5.0

Also known as Memphis NT

Windows "Neptune"

5.5

Neptune

1 build leaked, Not released

Windows "Triton"

(?)

Triton

Not released

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Windows "Odyssey"

6.0(?)

Odyssey

Windows XP

5.1

Whistler

Windows Fundamentals for Legacy


PC's

5.1

Eiger, Monch

Windows XP x64

5.2

Anvil

Based on Server 2003

Windows Server 2003

5.2

.NET Server

Previous Codenames : "Whistler Server"

Windows Home Server

5.2

Quattro

Windows "Longhorn"

6.0

Longhorn

Pre-reset builds, re-named to Windows Vista

Windows Vista

6.0

Longhorn

Code Reset, .NET Server RC1 > 2003 SP1 RC

Windows Server 2008

6.0

Longhorn Server

Windows Small Business Server 2008 6.0

Cougar

Windows Essential Business Server


2008

6.0

Centro

Windows Embedded 2009

5.1

Quebec

Windows 7

6.1

Windows Server 2008 R2

6.1

Server 7

Not released

Previous codenames: "Blackcomb", "Vienna"

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