Norton Desktop 1.0 for DOS

Norton Desktop is a powerful desktop shell and file manager bundled with many additional tools. There are versions for both DOS and Microsoft Windows.

It gives Windows 3.x a somewhat Macintosh-like appearance, with drives and program icons directly on the desktop, and a persistent menu bar. It includes a backup program, document viewer, icon editor, enhanced calculator, and built in screen savers.


Release notes

Norton Desktop 1.0 for DOS provides a Mac-like file manager using only character cell text mode. It also bundles several tools from the Norton Utilities, such as Disk Doctor and Speed Disk.

Product type
Application Utility
Symantec Corporation
Release date
User interface
Download count
7 (1 for release)


Download name Version Language Architecture File size Downloads
Norton Desktop 1.0 Starter Edition for DOS (3.5-720k) 1.0 Starter Edition for DOS English 1.86MB 0
Norton Desktop 1.0 for DOS (5.25-1.2mb) 1.0 for DOS English 5.16MB 1


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