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Old 08-09-18, 16:45
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Default Old software discs - Any good now?

I have been given some old software discs by a friend of mine, such as "Serif Photoplus 11".
Looking at the specs, most were to run on Windows 98SE, or XP OS. 245 MB. 800 x 600 resolution. 16 bit colour resolution or higher.
As I,m running Windows 10 and could probably get a free more up dated version, I don't think they are of any use to me, but before I trash them I wondered if they might be of use to any charities, or something else. I hate chucking stuff away, lol

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Old 09-09-18, 15:58
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I've been using Lotus 123 for years, well, since around 95/6....And it still works on W10. No need to change what I like using... I have the software to convert it to Libre should I need to.
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We still use dBase III+ which was originally on floppy disks. It works on Windows XP, Windows Virtual XP in Windows 7, but not on Windows 10.
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