0 With window’s 3. 0, you can unleash the power of your 286 or 386 computer’sprotected mode. Unlike earlier releases that made you purchase separate versionsof Windows for different hardware, Windows 3. 0 integrates in one package threeoperating modes to derive maximum speed and functionality form your p. c.
If you want to use a mix of DOS and Windows applications, you can loadseveral applications, then switch between them without returning to the DOSprompt. In fact, if you’re using a 386-based computer, Windows will let DOSapplications execute simultaneously with your Windows applications. ProgramManager presents your applications as icons you can run with a click of yourmouse and allows you to set up additional icons to run DOS, as well as Windowsapplications. I think Windows 3.0 is an excellent jump in computer technology, buthopefully this will lead to further jumps as well!!