Microsoft BASIC -80

Although Microsoft did not invent BASIC, their founding product was a BASIC interpreter for the Altair computer. The descendants below includes Microsoft's BASIC-80 (MBASIC), BASIC-86 (pre-GWBasic), BASIC for Mac, BASIC Compiler 86/88, Basic Compiler for Mac, and Professional Development System 7.x. IBM Personal Computer Basic Compiler, GW-BASIC, QuickBasic, and Visual Basic are listed separately.

Product type
DevTool
Vendor
Microsoft
Release date
1981
Minimum CPU
8088/Z80
User interface
GUI
Platform
CPM

Downloads

Download Name Version Language CPU File type File size
Microsoft BASIC-80 4.3 [IMSIA] [CPM-80] (8-inch) -80 4.3 [IMSIA] [CPM-80] English Other Archive 56.92KB
Microsoft BASIC-80 5.0 Manual -80 5.0 English Other Archive 2.35MB
Microsoft BASIC-80 5.21 (7-28-1981) [CPM-80] -80 5.21 (7-28-1981) [CPM-80] English Other Archive 18.3KB
Microsoft BASIC-80 5.22 (3-19-1982) [Zenith Z-100] [CPM-80] (5.25) 5.22 (3-19-1982) [Zenith Z-100] [CPM-80] English Other 5¼ Floppy 19.1KB
Microsoft BASIC-80 5.26 (10-27-1983) [Alphatronic] [CPM-80] (5.25) -80 5.26 (10-27-1983) [Alphatronic] English Other 5¼ Floppy 74.48KB
Microsoft BASIC-80 Example Games [IMSIA] [CPM-80] (8-inch) [IMSIA] [CPM-80] English x86 Archive 146.84KB
Microsoft Basic-80 5.2 Source -80 5.2 Source English Other 3½ Floppy 178.05KB

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