History

History of Windows 1.0

Because the entire history of Windows 1.0 could not fit on this single page, I've split it up into smaller sections you see below. You can also check out the condensed version in the form of a timeline.

Pre-1983: The beginning

1983: Premature announcement

1984: Troubles and delays

1985: Windows finally arrives

Post-1985: The struggle to survive

Timeline