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Apple - Power Macintosh System Overview

Compatibility is not limited just to applications. INITs,
CDEVs, drivers, and other Macintosh utility software also
work on PowerPCprocessor-based Macintosh systems. So do
AppleTalk devices (such as printers), SCSI devices (such as
hard drives and scanners), ADBdevices (such as mice,
trackballs, and keyboards), and other Macintosh cards and
The primary operating system for PowerPC processorbased
Macintosh computers is System 7. The operating
system has been optimized for the highest performance on
the PowerPC processor. This optimization of System 7
benefits applications written for 680x0 systems as well as (
those developed specifically for PowerPC processor-based '

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Reference Number :

Date Published : Unknown

Manufacturer : Apple

Format : PDF (61 pages)






This exhibit has a reference ID of CH40761. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

Apple - Power Macintosh System Overview

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