Mac System 5.x

Author: Apple
Publisher: Apple Inc.
Type: System
Shared by: that-ben
On: 2017-11-12 15:56:42
Updated by: that-ben
On: 2019-02-14 08:51:37
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  • System Software 5.1 running 

What is Mac System 5.x?

Macintosh System Software 5

Mac OS 5.0 confusingly was a mix of System 4.2 with Finder 6.0

Mac OS 5.1 confusingly was a mix of System 4.3 with Finder 6.0

SSW 5 was a short lived and rarely available system software as it was only meant to be a quick transition from System 4 to System 6.

What's new in System 5?

  • MultiFinder
  • Cooperative multitasking

This archive contains:

  • System Software 5.0 (4 x 800K disk images: System Tools #1, System Tools #2, Utilities #1, Utilities #2)
  • System Software 5.1 (2 x 800K disk images: System Tools #1, System Tools #2)
  • System Software 5.1 GERMAN (3 x 800K floppy disk images: System Diskette #1, System Diskette #2, Dienstprogramme #1)

See Mac System 4.x page for the same exact files.


Download Mac System 5.x for Mac

Mac_SSW_5.0.sit (1.43 MiB / 1.5 MB)
SSW 5.0 (S:4.2/F:6.0) (87-10-12) / Four ShrinkWrap disk images / compressed w/ Stuffit
95 / 2017-11-12 / 2019-02-14 / 283084a088eb85bcff8ae82ff9703010a52f6105 / /
MacOS_5.1.sit (790.32 KiB / 809.29 KB)
Mac OS 5.1 / Two ShrinkWrap disk images / compressed w/ Stuffit
108 / 2017-11-12 / 98bc929d487adb1f3548097b27db3f4ac0895a81 / /
OS-5-1-v5-0a4-87-08-11.zip (1.46 MiB / 1.53 MB)
SSW 5.0 BETA (S:4.2a4/F:6.0b6) (87-08-11) / Four ShrinkWrap disk images / Zipped
31 / 2019-02-14 / f76fbc5dd79b2f6b00787cbb0e62f926c9693856 / /
Timer-and-Events-Samples.dsk (818.83 KiB / 838.48 KB)
SSW 5.0 Multifinder 1.0b5 Timer & Events Samples floppy disk (800KB) / DSK image
10 / 2019-02-14 / 4debef0587368370f8915a5825d36966271e55c4 / /
MacOS_D-5.1_-_Feb.88.sit (1.19 MiB / 1.25 MB)
Mac OS 5.1 GERMAN (1988) / Three ShrinkWrap disk images / compressed w/ Stuffit
16 / 2017-11-12 / d637e7810b0bc3b2a5e6a579ddbdb667329a474a / /


Architecture


Motorola 68K



Compatibility notes

Architecture: 68K

 


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