Geos (C64, 5 1/4" Disk) Berkeley Softworks - 1987 USA, Canada Release

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Geos
Packaging cover Geos.
Product ID 14233-11200
Product UPC 014233112003
Platform(s) C64
Packaging Retail Box
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1987
Publisher(s) Berkeley Softworks
Category(s) Operating System
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Graphic Environment Operating System

The New Operating System Standard for the Commodore 64, 64c and 128 Computers.

deskTop: organizer and file manager
geoPaint: powerful graphics editor
geoWrite: easy to use, graphics based word processor
diskTurbo: fast file loader
Desk Accessories: alarm clock, calculator, notepad, photo album, text album
QuantumLink: telecommunications software

The Graphic Environment Operating System (GEOS) brings the power of a graphic interface to your Commodore computer. Menus, icons, windows, and an integrated diskTurbo makes your C64 easier to use and 5 to 7 times faster.

deskTop
Your graphic interface to the powerful GEOS operating system. View files as icons or in a text mode. Automatically sort files alphabetically, or by size, type or date of last modification. Manage files with speed and ease. Open, copy, or delete files in seconds. Load or format a new disk. Validate or erase an old one. Simply select a menu item and click- that's it!

geoPaint
A full featured color graphics workshop at your fingertips. Create charts, diagrams, or full page images. Choose from 14 different graphic tools, 32 different brush shapes, and 32 painting patterns. Zoom in or display the full page.

geoWrite
An easy to use "what you see is what you get" word processor. Write letters, reports, or business proposals. Select from one of 5 fonts in a variety of type styles and sizes (additional fonts sold separately). Paste in a photo from geoPaint for that picture perfect presentation.

DeskAccessories
Handy programs you can use while in any GEOS application. These include an alarm clock, a notepad, a calculator, photo and text albums for transferring pictures and phrases between applications, and a preference manager for setting system parameters such as pointer speed.

System Requirements

C64
Required RAM 64K
Requires Joystick Yes

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