Inside Commodore DOS (2005-12-06), everything you wanted to know about the Commodore 1541 drive; PDF format (© by Richard Immers, Ph.D., Gerald G. Neufeld, Ph.D. and DATAMOST, Inc., 1984; scanned by Kenneth S. Moore, 2005) [incdos.zip, 11.158.102 bytes] (original download page; Yahoo! login needed for access)
FAT: General Overview of On-Disk Format 1.03 (2000-12-06), description of FAT12/FAT16/FAT32 file systems; PDF format (© by Microsoft Corp., 2000) [fat103.zip, 139.812 bytes]
Long Filename Specification 0.5 (1999-12-04), description of long file name directory entries in FAT file systems; PDF format (© by Microsoft Corp., 1992-1999) [lfn05.zip, 68.898 bytes]
Portable Executable and Common Object File Format Specification 8.2 (2010-10-06), description of Windows executable files; PDF format (© by Microsoft Corp., 2005-2010) [pecoff82.zip, 516.552 bytes]
HelpPC 2.1 (1991-04-15), quick reference for assembly, C and BIOS-DOS programming under DOS (© by David Jurgens, 1991) [helppc21.zip, 261.095 bytes]
The Norton Guides (1987-07-17), quick reference for for assembly and C programming under DOS (© by Peter Norton Computing, 1987) [ng.zip, 501.146 bytes]
PC Games Programmers Encyclopedia 1.0A (1994-05-12), documentations about graphics, audio, memory, peripherals and other game-related programming for DOS (collected by Mark Feldman, 1994) [pcgpe10a.zip, 722.318 bytes] (homepage)
TechHelp 4.1 (1993-02-23), quick reference for assembly, C and BIOS-DOS programming under DOS (© by Flambeaux Software, Inc., 1985-1993) [th41.zip, 413.549 bytes]
Win32 SDK Reference Help (1996-11-16), description of the 32-bit Windows API; HLP format (© by Microsoft Corp., 1996) [win32api.zip, 13.141.986 bytes]
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