MSX View
This page was last modified 23:58, 4 January 2018 by Mars2000you. Based on work by Rderooy and Gdx and others.



MSX View is a operating system for MSX Turbo R based on MSX-DOS to work. MSX View is the successor of Halnote. HALNOTE applications are compatible with MSX View.

The first versions were released apart for the Panasonic FS-A1ST on 3 diskettes and a cartridge containing a kanji ROM.

The Panasonic FS-A1GT has MSX View and the kanji ROM included in its firmware in the form of Rom-disk (C: drive).

MSX-View ('MSX-Windows') was developed by ASCII Corporation and HAL Laboratory. MSX-View contains software such as Page Edit, Page Link, Page View, VDraw, VPaint, VShell and VTed).


MSX View package
MSX View contents box
MSX View side-back box
MSX View Kanji ROM PCB



Making of MSX View programs is explained well in MSX-Datapack:

(Too bad it is only available in Japanese)