Guidelines for products that work well with the Microsoft® Windows® XP operating systems
Microsoft Windows Logo Program System and Device Requirements
Design and testing requirements for server, desktop, and mobile systems and devices that run the Microsoft® Windows® family of operating system
May 29, 2001
Windows XP Home Edition (32-bit)
Windows XP Professional (64-bit and 32-bit)
Windows Whistler Server (64-bit and 32-bit)
Windows 2000 Server and Professional (32-bit)
Windows Millennium Edition
Windows 98 Second Edition
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Chapter 1 - Introduction to Windows Logo Program for Hardware 4
Chapter 2 - Hardware Requirements for Windows Logo 15
Chapter 3 - Recommendations and Future Requirements 26
Chapter 4 - Getting the Windows Logo for Hardware 32
Appendix A - System Requirements Checklist 33
Appendix B - Device Requirements Checklist 70
Appendix C - Designing for Success 183
Chapter 1 - Introduction to Windows Logo Program for Hardware
Welcome to the Microsoft Windows Logo Program System and Device Requirements, Version 2.0.This document provides the authoritative source for information about requirements for the Windows Logo Program for hardware that must be met by hardware vendors and system manufacturers who want to license the Windows Logo. Note, however, that these Logo Program requirements do not represent the minimum system requirements for running any version of the Windows family of operating systems.
This document describes the scope and purpose of the Microsoft Windows Logo Program, and it tells how to obtain the Windows Logo for server, desktop, and mobile systems and components that run the Microsoft® Windows® XP, Windows "Whistler" Server (codename), Windows 2000, and Windows Millennium Edition (Windows Me) operating systems.
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Chapter 1, Introduction to Windows Logo Program for Hardware
Presents a summary of the Windows Logo Program and resources.