Tandy Deskmate Personal DeskMate 2

Deskmate is a GUI shell, program environment, and organizational application suite bundled by Tandy with their computers. The first two fully graphical versions were renamed "Personal Deskmate" I and II. Earlier versions were text based.

This is the second release of Tandy's GUI-based "Personal DeskMate" series. (Do not confuse with the character based "DeskMate II")

It is designed for specifically for use on the Tandy 1000 HX and 1000 TX. Added a 3-voice Music program plus enhancements to the Paint program, including a separate "Canvas" screen with full 16-color capability. Function Keys were reinstated, with the program core now modularized.

Installation instructions

Important: This software will not run properly on standard IBM PC clones or emulators. It requires special graphics modes only available on certain models of Tandy computers.

Personal DeskMate 2 can run in DOSBox using the Tandy machine emulation.

Source: ftp://ftp.oldskool.org/pub/tvdog/tandy1000/deskmate/

Product type
OS
Vendor
Tandy
Release date
1987
Minimum CPU
8088 (Tandy 1000HX)
User interface
GUI
Platform
DOS

Downloads

Download Name Version Language CPU File type File size
Tandy Personal DeskMate 2 [Tandy 1000HX] (3.5) Personal DeskMate 2 [Tandy 1000HX] English x86 3½ Floppy 294.83KB
Tandy Personal DeskMate 2 [Tandy 1000HX] Manual Personal DeskMate 2 [Tandy 1000HX] English x86 Archive 12.15MB

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