[FoRK] Microsoft acronym help needed

Stephen Williams sdw at lig.net
Sat Jul 6 21:52:40 PDT 2013


This is all there is out there:
http://infolanka.com/jokes/messages/830.html
http://www.zbach.com/page%205/wife1.html

Too early for Windows Internet File Extensions.

Do you have any idea how many orphaned and abandoned Microsoft products there are?  Back in 1983 they were advertising compilers 
for just about every programming language (Fortran, Cobol, Pascal...).  They definitely did a bit of spaghetti / wall product 
selection and development direction.

On 7/6/13 9:00 PM, Joseph S. Barrera III wrote:
> > Microsoft > Windows 3.0 Chinese Edition : Device Development Kit Extension : > Installation Guide and WIFE Programming 
> Manual > Tape New 8.5x11, > registration marks for trimming, Text in English
>
> What on earth did WIFE stand for in the Windows 3.0 era?
>
> - Joe 

sdw



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