PFS:File Axx

PFS:File is an easy to use flat file database that started off as "PFS: The Personal Filing System" on the Apple II and then ported to the IBM PC, TRS-80, and other platforms. OEM version were available from various companies including IBM. Later it evolved in to PFS:Professional File, and IBM rebranded a version as IBM Filing Assistant.

Other members of the PFS family include: PFS:Write, PFS:Graph, PFS:Report, and PFS:Plan.

Wanted: PFS:File for TRS-80, PFS:File 1.05 IBM OEM, PFS:File for Tandy 2000, PFS:File for DEC Rainbow, PFS:Professional File System for Apple II, PFS:File for Apple II, PFS:File for Apple II Prodos.


Release notes

PFS File is a flat-file database that lets you create entry forms, store data, and retrieve it in various ways.

This archive contains two 160K disk images. A master copy, and a "spare" copy.

The non-OEM version from SPC use a version number in the form:A:01, A:02, B:01. There appear to have been releases up to C:01 before the product was re-branded as Professional File.

This version of PFS:File supports the IBM PC and XT, Compaq Computer, Hyperion, Corona PC, Columbia Data Product MPC, Eagle PC, and Panasonic Sr. Partner.

Installation instructions

Important: These disks contain copy protection. You must use the appropriate tool to write the images to a real disk, or use an emulator that supports one of the copy protected disk image formats.

For your convenience, an unprotect has been applied to the raw disk image and extracted file set.

Designed for use with PC-DOS 1.0 and higher.

Product type
Application Database
Release date
Minimum CPU
User interface
Download count
0 (0 for release)


Download name Version Language Architecture File size Downloads
PFS File A00 (1983) (5.25-160k) (Kryoflux) (SCP) (TC) A00 English 10.03MB 0
PFS File A01 (1983) (5.25-160k) (Kryoflux) (SCP) (TC) A01 English 22.71MB 0
PFS File A01 Manuals A01 English 23.23MB 0
PFS File A01 [TI Professional Computer] (1983) (5.25-160k) A01 [TI Professional Computer] English 398.52KB 0


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