More than 30 years ago, Microsoft brought Windows 1.0 onto the market, but it was not a success because it required horrific hardware requirements for the time and offered very little. With the version running under Disk Operating System (DOS), a new DOS box window had to be opened, which consumed additional memory. Only with Windows 3.0 and 3.1 did the breakthrough of today’s market leader come, thanks to a more comfortable user interface, more programs and a special network version.
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With Windows 95 Microsoft brought out Internet Explorer, which was integrated into the system with Windows 98. This made it possible to call up websites on a desktop. Due to the long loading times, there are many memes about the now outdated Internet Explorer. It was replaced by Microsoft Edge in 2015 with the appearance of Windows 10. Much has changed over time – the voice assistant Cortana Windows 11 will probably also exit.
Some of you will have grown up with Windows and experienced different versions first hand and are sure to know the answers to some questions. In preparation, however, it is also advisable to take a look at the history of Windows. Use the quiz to test your knowledge of Windows, but also your knowledge of newer versions. A look at the reporting on Windows 11 can also be helpful.
The watch is relentless in the fight for the right answers, but as always rewards quick decisions with more points. In total, you can earn a whopping 220 points in 11 questions! Please keep the correct answers to yourself so that the others can also enjoy the puzzle. As always, you can announce the points achieved, other praise or criticism in the Heise forum or at Twitter and up Facebook Share under #TGIQF. It is also worth checking out Instagram to visit.