Slightly Old IBM Public Domain And Shareware List
Games, Educational Programs, Religion, etc.
(Mostly DOS. Some
Windows 95 and Windows 3.1 programs near the end of the list.)

Note: We take every precaution to verify that our shareware and public domain programs do not have any viruses or other malicious problems but we cannot accept responsibility for any unlikely contamination which may occur. We strongly urge you to have anti-virus and security protection in place on your computer(s) before using these or any other programs.


5 1/4 disks - $3.00 each (5 1/4")
3 1/2 disks - $3.00 each (3 1/2")
3 1/2 disk high density (HD) - $3.50 each (3 1/2" HD)

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The disks on this list are either public domain (where the authors agree to release their program to the public) or shareware. Shareware authors require a donation (usually minimal) for their time in producing their program if you find it useful. We encourage users to register and donate to the authors not only to encourage them to produce more software, but for also extra benefits such as updates and manuals.


Name

 Description


 Business Programs (B)


Debt Free  BN0010 Debt Free promotes early payoff of your home mortgage or any loan by showing you that by adding a little more to your monthly payment you can reduce your interest rate. It will help you pay off any debt.

 Educational Programs (E)


Animal Quest E000N5 Requires 512K EGA or VGA, sound card & mouse support. Adventure game in the fascinating world of nature with northern forest animals. Educational way to play as an animal and study natures food chain through predator & prey.

Crayon Box E00N38 Requirements EGA, VGA, Microsoft mouse or compatible, & hard drive. Crayon Box is a coloring and sketch pad with 450 colors & patterns, tests childs math, counting, teaches US states, & color identification. Can create spirographs & concentration type games for memory.

Fun With Vowels ECP068 3 1/2" HD only. Requires VGA, mouse, at least 640k of memory, & a hard drive. Teach your child the different vowel sounds with the cute drills and games with this program (short and long letter AEIOU drills, Vowel Apple Picking Game, Vowelevator, & House Vowel Match Game). Great for the beginning reader! Sound blaster optional.

Funny Face EN0078 CGA. Create a funny face with several different eyes, noses, hair etc. Load and save your creations. Have alot of fun.

Math Fun EN0100 3 1/2" HD only. Excellent VGA, Soundblaster compatible demo game where you are a girl on a skateboard who must solve math problems to get through obstacles. Does addition subtraction, multiplication, & more.

Wiz Quiz EN0200 CGA, is a comprehensive exerciser of arithmetic. Makes problems & corrects answers for ages 5 & up. This program provides the following problems: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Division and remainder, Decimals remainder, Simple to advanced fractions, Decimals & Percents, reciprocals & more.

 Games (GM)


Adventure GM00N5 Nice older text adventure game by Willie Crowther.

Aldo Adventures 1-3 GM0N12 5 1/4" or 3 1/2". Requirements EGA, VGA, 2.0 or later. Cute Mario type game with ladders, ramps & treasures, played on multiple boards.

Aliens Ate My Babysitter GM0N13 3 1/2" only. EGA, VGA, soundblaster, & joystick optional. Excellent demo and great arcade adventure game where Billy Blazes' baby sitter is stolen by Aliens.

Apples & Oranges GM0N14 EGA, mouse control. Graphical Othello like game played with apples and oranges where you play the computer or another player. Nice.

Black Stone GM0N16 3 1/2" HD only. Requires VGA 256 color monitor, 640K Ram, 386 & Dos 5.0 or better. Amazing 3-D Action Adventure war game. Go into the future and fight a madman who is trying to wage war against the earth. Incredible 256-color animated VGA graphics, fire power & levels. This program is a shareware by Apogee. Some graphic violence is in this game.

Brix GM0N20 Requires 256-Color VGA, 640K ram, sound blaster & hard drive. Excellent timed puzzles with blocks inhabited by lasers, elevators, boiling acid, anti-gravity, teleporters. 112 levels.

Crystal Caves GM0N51 3 1/2" only. Excellent arcade adventure where you rocket to a Altatrian star ssystem on a simple treasure hunt. Meet up with aliens, creatures, caves & priceless crystals. EGA,VGA, joystick optional.

Dark Ages GM0N52 EGA, VGA. Excellent arcade adventure where you are the prince of a kingdom and you fight a powereful warlord. Great graphics & sound effects.

Duke Nukem in Sharpnel GM0N55 3 1/2" HD only EGA, VGA, 640K. Excellent arcade adventure game that is keyboard or optional joystick control. You are Duke Nukem in Sharpnel City that must free the world from a mad man. Arcade sound effects.

Duke Nukem II GM0N56 3 1/2" HD only. Requires VGA monitor, 286 or better & 640K, Hard Drive, sound blaster optional. Excellent arcade adventure by Apogee where you are the Duke who has been kidnapped by Aliens who wants to take over the world. Excellent 256 color parallax scrolling graphics.

Epic Pinball GM0N59 3 1/2" HD only. VGA 640K 386 or better, & hard drive. Astounding animation and great game with 256 colors and digital music sound. Like a real pinball machine.

Galaxia & Centipede GM0N61 3 1/2" HD only. Excellent VGA, Soundblaster VGA games that uses mouse, keyboard or joystick, & has different levels. Galaxia is a war game against the evil alien attack force. In Centipede you are a robot that is sent to protect a patch of mushrooms from the centipedes.

Halloween Harry GM0N68 3 1/2" HD only. Requires 256 Color VGA, 640K RAM, 386 or better. Excellent arcade adventure shareware game by Apogee where you are on a jetpack and you penetrate an alien ship that has come to conquer the universe. You use your weapons such as grenades, guided missiles, micro nukes, and bombs. Full featured parallax screens & sound track.

Hocus Pocus GM0N79 3 1/2" HD only. Requires 386, 256 Color VGA, 640K Ram, & hard drive. Excellent arcade adventure by Apogee where you take a one way mission through magic, potions and mystical sensation. Has excellent scrolling graphics & characters.

Invasion of the Vorticons GM0N89 EGA, VGA, keyboard, joystick optional. Return to earth with young Keen where you must search Martian cities & mountains & retrieve the parts Vorticons have stolen & hidden from him.

Jazz Jackrabbit GM0N90 3 1/2" HD only. Requires 386 or better, 256 color VGA, & hard drive. A best quality treasure hunt arcade adventure shareware game by Apogee. Take the ride of your life with Jazz Jackrabbit against the evil turtle emperor Devan Shell.

Kong & Asterocks GM0N98 3 1/2" HD only. Excellent VGA, Soundblaster VGA games that uses mouse, keyboard, or joystick, & has different levels. Control a spaceship and clear out asteroids & attackers plus other challenges in the game Asterocks. You are a Mario type guy that has to rescue your girlfriend from a love striken Kong in the game Kong similar to King Kong.

Lemmings Demo & Game GMN100 3 1/2" HD only. Demo version of 'Lemmings' game. Get a four level taster with this excellent game CGA, EGA, VGA with mouse, joystick, or keyboard control with sound blaster. Requires 512K memory & EGA/VGA adapter of at least 256K. Also enjoy the excellent Xmas Lemmings game demo of "Oh No more Lemmgs".

McMurphy's Mansion GMN120 Is an all text adventure game where your Uncle Murphy has left you $10,000,000 for inheritance but you have to find it.

Mlyaht GMN125 Nice CGA game like computerized Yahtzee. Play the computer or other players. Microsoft mouse compatible.

MS'Trek 10 GMN140 Great text Star Trek adventure. Win by disabling enemy ships and destroy the secret enemy base.

Mummies Moonit GMN150 Simple CGA arcade type games, Mummies is where you must avoid the mummies that destroy you, & Moonit is a fast action arcade type game.

Mystic Towers GMN175 3 1/2" only. Requires 286 or better, VGA, 640K Ram, sound blaster optional, & hard drive. Embark on a magical comical adventure with this great shareware from Apogee. The old Baron Baldric seeks fame, fortune, & a good rocking chair when you help him wield his staff to overcome the dark forces & things at Lazarine Towers. Packed with magical spells & animation.

Nitemare 3D GMN190 3 1/2" HD only. Requires 386 or Better, Color VGA, 640K Ram (Episode 1) A House of Horrors captivating 3D graphc adventure. As Hugo, enter the house of the Evil Dr. Hamerstein and search for the magic mirror which leads to the "other side".

PacEm & MS PacEm GMN200 3 1/2" HD only. Excellent VGA, Sounblaster, Dos games that are like Pacman and Miss Pacman. Has many options such as different levels, keyboard, joystick, & mouse option controls. Can be 1 or 2 player. Has great obstacles and mazes.

Solar Winds GMN250 3 1/2" HD only. (Episode 1, The Escape) is a beautiful 256 color game from Epic MegaGames that combine smooth arcade action with strategy. You become a bounty hunter who explores the galaxy on various missions. Has cimantic animation and sound blaster music.

The Strength of Nations GMN270 CGA stategy game about nations that allows up to three players each of which represents a nation which administers resources in order to prevail against enemies. The winner is the last nation on the map.

War At Sea GMN320 Older high level strategic & tactical simulation of typical World War II compaigns. Designed for standard P.C. Graphic adapters, mouse, or joystiick not used.

Wolfenstein 3D GMN350 3 1/2" only Requires 256 Color VGA, 286 or better, sound blaster optional, & hard drive. Become an escaped prisoner of war who must save the world from Dr. Schabbs. Full featured animated adventure. Parental guidance recommended due to voilence.

 Language (L)


Japanese for Travelers LN0150 Introduction to Japanese is part of a language series. It is a language series. It is a tutorial composed of questions that are fill in type, multiple choice, & matching.

 Painting (PN)


Draftwman
(Mach Jang)
PNN100 Requires VGA, logitech compatible mouse PC-XT & 512K or more of memory. Drawing program designed to draw and modify tiles for Mach Jang. This is a older program.

 Religion (R)


Bible Students
(2 disks)
R00N50 3 1/2" HD only. Powerful way to study the Bible and unlock treasures. Search and study by Law, Prophets, Gospels, & Epistles and print what you find. Charge is for copy fee only. Requires 512K Ram, MS Dos 2.0 or later, Microsoft compatible mouse 6.0 or later.

Biblical Evidence of the Book of Mormon R00N45 Delightful article about the Biblical evidence of the Book of Mormon in standard Ascii format. Read on disk or load into your word processor.

Book of Mormon Elect. Book R00N58 3 1/2" only. The complete Book of Mormon in an Electronic Book. Must installed on Hard Drive Requires about 2 meg.

Gedview GN0100 Utilty that indexes, searches & displays Gedcom database files, organizes each record into a readable format, accesses related records, translates tag names into words or phrases, saves or appends records in Gedcom "enhanced" style, generates user reports & more. Utility for church genealogy.

Grapevine R0G100 Requires Dos 3.0 or greater, EGA, or VGA Color monitor. Shareware that reveals Bible phrases letter by letter similar to Wheel of Fortune or Hangman.

Jesus & the Well R00N20 (VGA, mouse) Storybook, Questions, & mini-adventure with excellent graphics about this story.

Joseph Smith Tells His Story R00N25 Requires mouse, VGA monitor. Read the words of Joseph Smith as he searches for truth and establishes the L.D.S. church in this computerized pamphlet illustrated with beautiful graphics. Share this disk with others.

LDS Gospel Jigsaw Fun (2 disk) R0N100 Requires mouse, VGA. Excellent big selection of 56 Jigsaw puzzles of beautiful & inspirational LDS Gospel scenes.

Screen (SC)


Screen Savers SC0300 3 1/2" only. Desert Frog Screen is a very sophisticated memory resident screen saver with 29 blanking screens from kalediscopes to fish aquariums. Desert Frog Screen requires 384K, hard disk, & VGA. It is not compatible with Tandy computers. Plus JFK faces 2 that displays 256 different photographs of pretty faces at random. My be run off floppy or hard disk. Requires 512K and VGA.

Utilities (U)


Dairy U0N100 Nice older program in color & mono for keeping track of your daily dairy in a calendar or either a perpectual calendar or for a daily appointments calendar.

CD Quick WU0030 3 1/2" only. Works with Windows or Dos 286 or better & IBM with at least 384 XMS memory manager. Make your CD fast and hold alot of information.

Windows Programs, Games, Utilties, ETC. (W)


Astronomy Lab 2 for Win. WE0010 3 1/2" only Requires Windows 95 or Windows NT 3.5 or later. Generates animated movies that simulates astronomical events such as lunar eclipses, the orbits of Jupiters moons etc. Prints reports.

Bog 2 for Windows ? WE0030 3 1/2" only. Requires Windows 3.1. with 32s. Create words from letters from a 9x9 grid. Read forward, backward, diagonally and back and forth in order to beat the computer. (Note: A customer who purchased this said this disk only has Bog 1 on it and that the grid size isn't right for Bog 2. We don't know for sure except that it is either Bog 1 or Bog 2.)

CD Quick WU0030 3 1/2" only. Works with Windows or Dos 286 or better & IBM with at least 384K XMS memory manager. Make your CD fast and hold alot of information.

CD Minibar for Windows WU0025 3 1/2" only. Requires Windows 3.1. Enjoy audio CD's with function in most home stereo systems such as forward reverse, current track & stop.

Describe Gold WP0002 3 1/2" HD only, Excellent word processor for windows with spell checking, mail merging, drawing, nice font;s, & many features.

Desktop Transformers (2 disk) WU0035 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 3.1 4 MB Ram, a 25 MHZ, 386 or faster & 256 VGA, Sound card optional. Transform your desktop into an animated 3D window that is an introduction of versions of commercial packages. Go on with African screen savers and watch graceful giraffes & more.

English French Translator WL0100 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 3.1, 1 meg ram, Dos 3.3 or higher, 1 Meg RAM, and a hard disk. Incredible bilingual dictionary that runs in the background and pops up when you want it to. Very useful for word translation, the right word in another language, or for just language study.

Englilsh Russian Translator WL0200 3 1/2"HD only. Requires Windows 3.1, 1 meg ram, Dos 3.3 or higher and a hard disk. Incredible bilingual dictionary that runs in the background and pops up when you want it to. Very useful for word translation, the right word in another language, or for just language study.

Englilsh Spanish Translator WL0300 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 3.1, 1 meg ram, Dos 3.3 or higher and a hard disk. Incredible bilingual dictionary that runs in the background and pops up when you want it to. Very useful for word translation, the right word in another language, or for just language study.

Fun With Vowels for Windows WCP068 3 1/2" only. Requires VGA, mouse, at least 640K of memory, Windows 3.1 & a hard drive. Teach your child the different vowel sounds with the cute drills and games with this program (short and long letter AEIOU drills, Vowel Apple Picking Game, Vowelevator, & House Vowel Match Game). Great for the beginning reader!

Intro to Algebra II WE0190 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows. 850 problems in 50 subjects, solving linear equations, inequalities in one variable polynomials and rational expressions, factoring, graphing linear equations in two variables, & more.

Intro to Geometry WE0200 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows. Program for beginning Geometry.

Intro to Trigonometry WE0210 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows. 430 problems in 40 subjects, triangles and angle measurement, solving triangles, indentities and equations, graphing of trip functions & more.

Jesus & the Well for Windows WR0N20 (VGA, mouse, Windows 3.1 & hard drive) Storybook, questions, & mini-adventure with excellent graphics and the story of Jesus & the Well in The New Testament.

Legal Eagle for Windows WU0180 3 1/2" only. Requires Windows 3.x and 2MB Ram. Have your own peralegal for home or business. Pull down nenus with 179 legal forms for wills, contracts, leases, estate planning etc.

MahJongg for Windows 95 WGM200 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 95. Excellent VGA tile puzzle game that is mouse control. Several different puzzles.

Mr. Mem for Windows WU0130 3 1/2" only Requires Windows 3.1, 386 or faster PC, VGA. Prevents insufficient memory to run applications and error messages. Helps utilize memory.

New Testament for Win. WR0200 3 1/2" HD only. Great program for Bible study that has on-line study, cross reference, search, & full color maps. Requires windows 3.x & mouse.

Paint Shop Pro for Win. (2 disks) WGR225 3 1/2" HD & 3 1/2". Requires Windows 3.1, & VGA. Excellent painting program with great features such as image conversion in 35 formats, photo retouching, screen capture. Twain-compliant device scanner support & more.

Screen Peace for Win. WU0290 5 1/4" or 3 1/2". Requires Windows 3.0 or higher & hard drive. Terrific screen saver for windows. Generates animated screens or you may also customize your own screens. May be invoked by a press of a key.

Tek Illustrator for Win. (2 disks) WU0300 3 1/2" HD only. Full featured drawing and i8llustration program. Fully compatible with Corel Draw, Adobe Iluustrator, AutoCAD & even Word Perfect. Requires Windows 3.1, 4 MB Ram, a 386 or faster PC & VGA.

The System Analyst WU0250 3 1/2" only. Requires Windows 3.1. Diagnostic tool for showing the processor memory, Bios, drives, mouse, joystick, sound, errors & much more.

Viruscan for Win 95 WV0310 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 95. Great Virus protection with ease and flexibility for Windows 95 just point and shoot and the virus will be identified and illuminated.

Vocabulary Builders for Win. WE0400 3 1/2" only Great program for building your vocabulary. 1600 nouns, verbs & adjectives are in 20 tests in four categories. Teachers prefixes. suffixes & roots. Requires Windows 3.x in Standard or enhanced mode and mouse.

Warheads For Windows WGM335 5 1/4" or 3 1/2". Requires Windows 3.0 or higher, EGA/VGA, & hard drive. Fast-paced action skill game where your assignment is to rid the skies of enemy rockets, bombs and planes before they destroy the world.

Win-Family WR0300 3 1/2" HD only. Excellent genealogy shareware program for windows with many features. Supports data exchange from one program to another such as standard (Gedcom) format. Program like commercial one except it does not print.

Windows Arcade Game Pack WGM 338 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 3.0 or higher and mouse. Great games - Alien Force, Bang Bang!, & Worm War like Centipede.

Windows Big 8 Solitaire on 3.5" floppy disk WGM342 Nice Windows 3.5" Solitaire shareware program with 8 favorite versions of solitare. Note: This program will only play 10 times before being registered.

Windows Boards/ Card Game WGM339 Requires Windows 3.0 or higher. Great Games - Concentration, Yacht-Z, & Hearts with on-line score card.

Windows Grammar Checker WU0050 3 1/2" only. Requires Windows 3.1. Program that actually checks your grammatical errors, dropped words, extra words, and more. Works with most major word processors.

Windows Un-Installer WU0280 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 3.1. Handy program for deleting all the unwanted files on your windows & hard drive. This program not only deletes but helps you illiminate unwanted files.

Windows Vegas Game Pak WGM340 5 1/4" or 3 1'2". Requires Windows 3.0 or higher & hard drive. Fun games modeled after the popular Video Poker machines in live casinos. Games are Slot Machine, Blackjack, & Roulette.

Winzip for Win 3.1 WU0350 3 1/2" only. Requires Windows 3.1. Effortlessly view, run, extract, add, delete, test & even virus check archived files. Built for use with standard ZIP files.

Winzip for Win 95 WU0355 3 1/2" HD only. Requires Windows 95. Point, & click, drag & drop interfaces allows you to view, run, extract, add, delete, test, & virus- check files in ZIP, LZH, & ARC. TAR format compatible & more.

Winwheel for Windows WGM360 3 1/2" only. Requires Windows 3.0 oir higher, VGA monitor. Guess phrases with computer generated hints and spin the wheel. Pick consonants and buy vowels and go through five rounds. 1-3 players.

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