Apple ProDOS 16
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Apple ProDOS 16


The Apple ProDOS 16 is a disk operating system developed by Apple in 1986 especially for the Apple IIGS computer. ProDOS 16 has been publicly released on 6 September 1986. The ProDOS 16 was developed until version 1.6 released on 14 June 1988 and later was succeeded by Apple GS/OS.

Apple ProDOS 16 is a renamed version of Apple ProDOS 8 and was released as a temporary solution to support the 16-bit architecture used in Apple IIGS. Almost two years later Apple released a dedicated operating system for IIGS called GS/OS.

Today Apple ProDOS 16 is 35 years old!

Apple ProDOS 16 – General information

Overview

Introduced6 September 1986
System RequirementsApple IIGS computer
DistributionFloppy disk

ProDOS Versions

ProDOS VersionRelease Date
ProDOS 16 1.06 September 1986
ProDOS 16 1.12 December 1986
ProDOS 16 1.31 May 1987
ProDOS 16 1.614 June 1988

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