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Philips Velo 1 Software

Philips Velo 1 Software

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Description
These three compact discs (cds) are for the Philips Velo 1. The black and yellow cd contains software for the Velo 1 and is marked "Velo Software / VELO 1 / PHILIPS". One silver colored cd is marked "Desktop Software for Microsoft Windows CE" and has the note "For Distribution Only with a New HPC". The other silver-colored cd is marked "Desktop Software for Microsoft Windows CE Includes Windows CE Services 2.0 with ActiveSync" and "For distribution with a new Windows CE-based mobile device only." The product installation code is handwritten on this cd. (The v. 2 upgrade was an additional cost–-it contained many improvements including changing the start menu to display and perform identical to the desktop computer operating systems Windows 95 and NT 4.0.)
The objects in accession 2016.0361 and nonaccession 2016.3194 are related.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
software
date made
ca 1997
maker
Microsoft Corporation
Philips
Philips
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 cm x 14.5 cm x 12.5 cm; 19/32 in x 5 23/32 in x 4 29/32 in
ID Number
2016.3194.01
nonaccession number
2016.3194
catalog number
2016.3194.01
Credit Line
Gift of Harold Dorwin
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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