Understanding Win 3.1

  roygbiv 11:39 10 Mar 2003

My nephew has a (very old ) computer, on which he plays games and homework.
It is now playing up and he has asked me to “have a look at it”. As I am only used to win 98 and XP I need some help to use WIN3.1 before I can do any thing with the machine. I was hoping someone could help me out by telling me how to use 3.1 or tell me a site I can go to get help?. Also what computer it is ??
The computer is: IBM 325T windows 3.1
PS valuepoint model C40
Type 6384

  Lozzy 11:53 10 Mar 2003

What is the issue?? Use google and type in win 3.1 and search there are many web sites on 3.1 but not knowing your issue its difficult to suggest one..

  Belatucadrus 11:56 10 Mar 2003

click here for a link to some useful Acrobat downloads. Best of luck.

click here if you feel the need to buy a users manual.

  Pesala 11:58 10 Mar 2003

who know about Windows 3.1 and even DOS programs, but the grey cells are getting a bit greyer.

I would suggest you just do a clean reinstall of Windows 3.1 and all the progarms and games - you do have the installation disks I hope? The computer name doesn't mean anything to me. Probably more useful to know how much RAM, cpu type and speed, and hard drive capacity.

  roygbiv 12:38 10 Mar 2003

Sorry for not being clear. I want to know how to use Win 3.1, so i can sort out any problem that he has. Thanks.

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