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  • abbr. Microsoft Windows 16-bit.

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Examples

  • The aim is to support generation of Win16 program files (New Executable), OS/2 Linear Executable files, a. out executables, ELF executables, and raw binary files.

    FAQ: The x86 Assembly Language FAQ by Raymond Moon (Part III)

  • (In Win16, MAX_PATH was 64, and it became common to put path buffers on the stack.)

    The Old New Thing

  • · Printing via PostScript driver or legacy native Win16 printer drivers

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • · DirectX support for games (limited Direct3D support) · Printing via PostScript driver or legacy native Win16 printer drivers

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • Remove Win16 reference from nsImapProtocol. cpp bug 471559

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  • Remove Win16 reference from jdatadst. c bug 466379

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  • There's still a lot of Win16 code floating around in the Windows world, sadly.

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  • And Vista and Windows 7 don't support Win16 apps, so it isn't going to be a problem that win16 cannot use a hardware acceleration mode while running in 64-bit mode.

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  • For software, if you are running Windows 7 x64, certain types of applications will not work; these include Win16 applications and Win32 applications that use Win16 installers.

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  • This API was called Win32, and from then on Microsoft referred to the older 16-bit API as Win16.

    Elias Kai Google-Kai.com

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