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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby candle_86 » 2017-3-16 @ 03:09

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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby Skalabala » 2017-4-02 @ 09:11

Was there ever K6-3+ Logo? I am looking for it for my machine :)
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby oeuvre » 2017-4-03 @ 23:26

Bunch of various wallpapers from old manufacturers here http://ex-vtc.gotdns.com/downloads/OEM_INFO/
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby hard1k » 2017-4-04 @ 01:11

Funny to see a Westinghouse wallpaper there. Did they produce PCs as well? I used to work for their rival company :)
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby gdjacobs » 2017-4-04 @ 07:03

For the General?
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby hard1k » 2017-4-04 @ 08:33

Nope, for the Russian one.
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby gdjacobs » 2017-4-04 @ 12:30

Rosatom, LMZ... could be lots of companies in post Soviet Russia. Now I'm curious!
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby hard1k » 2017-4-04 @ 12:35

:D
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby BLockOUT » 2017-4-17 @ 02:05

there are even older wallpapers that i was not able to find from the windows 95 era with my trident card
i remember precisely a wallpaper of a real photo of a tiger, while playing with icon-doit
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby oeuvre » 2017-4-17 @ 15:44

A few more Windows 3.x era Dell wallpapers.

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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby konc » 2017-4-17 @ 17:06

BLockOUT wrote:there are even older wallpapers that i was not able to find from the windows 95 era with my trident card
i remember precisely a wallpaper of a real photo of a tiger, while playing with icon-doit


Are you, by any chance, referring to the "Dangerous Creatures" MS-Plus theme since you mentioned Win95? Although that's not a tiger.
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby leileilol » 2017-4-21 @ 14:09

not a wallpaper but still something vintage to have to go with some certain users' signatures here :P
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby bjwil1991 » 2017-4-27 @ 03:44

clueless1 wrote:Someone should make some MS-DOS wallpapers. One idea: just a black wallpaper with command prompt.

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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby gdjacobs » 2017-4-27 @ 10:36

Classic prank. Put that as the background and tweak the UI to hide everything.
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby clueless1 » 2017-4-27 @ 11:07

@bjwill1991: thanks! It should probably be in a 4:3 resolution though, to be period correct. ;)
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby bjwil1991 » 2017-4-27 @ 14:54

clueless1 wrote:@bjwill1991: thanks! It should probably be in a 4:3 resolution though, to be period correct. ;)


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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby clueless1 » 2017-4-27 @ 15:27

bjwil1991 wrote:
clueless1 wrote:@bjwill1991: thanks! It should probably be in a 4:3 resolution though, to be period correct. ;)


Here it is:

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Resolution is 640x480

Cool :cool:

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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby leileilol » 2017-4-28 @ 01:55

What about proper width characters?
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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby bjwil1991 » 2017-4-30 @ 05:15

Animated MS-DOS prompt (640x480)

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Re: Vintage Hardware Wallpapers

Postby matze79 » 2017-5-01 @ 13:23

OS/2 ?
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