Windows predecessor Crossword Clue

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The clue "Windows predecessor" in today's crossword puzzle hints at an operating system that came before the popular Windows OS. The answer to this clue is MSDOS.

The reasoning behind this answer is as follows:

  1. Predecessor: The term "predecessor" implies something that came before, indicating that the answer should be an older operating system that preceded Windows.
  2. MSDOS: Microsoft Disk Operating System, commonly known as MSDOS, was the operating system developed by Microsoft before the introduction of Windows. It served as the foundation for later Windows versions.
  3. Relation to Windows: MSDOS was the initial operating system platform on which early versions of Windows were built. It provided the basic functionality for running programs and managing files before the graphical user interface of Windows was developed.

By considering the context of the clue and the historical evolution of Microsoft operating systems, it becomes clear why "MSDOS" is the correct answer for the crossword puzzle entry "Windows predecessor."

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  • DOS

 The Crossword clue "Windows predecessor" published 20 time/s & has 2 answer/s. 
L.A. Times Daily11 June 2024MSDOS
Newsday.com15 September 2019MSDOS
Wall Street Journal6 March 2018MSDOS
The Washington Post3 February 2018MSDOS
Eugene Sheffer – King Feature Syndicate4 September 2014DOS
L.A. Times Sunday5 April 2009MSDOS
The A.V Club27 February 2008MSDOS
Ink Well xwords4 January 2008DOS
New York Times26 September 2005MSDOS
USA Today17 March 2004MSDOS
Universal15 February 2004DOS

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