Old gaming files


Reading this post on Endgame Viable left me with the question, what is my oldest computer files. That’s a fun challenge for this week of Blaugust. I have a lot of old burnable CDs and DVDs as backups of files, software and old computer systems – researching this would probably take longer than I have time for on a Sunday morning – I have Divinity Original Sin 2 to play with friends later!

Random old discs I never touch…

File date information can lie anyway, in theory when you copy files from one computer to another (on Windows anyway) the date information should be transferred intact, except when it isn’t and the date ends up being the date the file was copied.

There’s also platform issues, some of my oldest files have been through a lot of different computer systems going backwards – not just generations of Windows (10, 8…

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