How many restart computer page have you encountered before? Quite a few to me but also quite limited as well. Here comes a webpage containing all previous restart pages from most significant computer operating system you can think of, within one page, except for the current ones. For example, Windows 7 restart page isn’t included there. According to its about page.
An answer to OFFF’s invitation to collaborate with a piece under their “Year Zero” 2011 concept. A tribute to the most significant operating systems that has been part of our geek lives.
That’s not it. You can even preview the detail restart/shutdown process every one of them by simply clicking on them. Here is what happened when I click on Restart button on Mac OS X’s restart dialog box.
And here is what happened when I click on Restart on XP’s Turn off computer.
It’s pretty fun to watch and remember all these old days.
Check out The Restart Page here.
Note that it requires a HTML5 complaint browser. So sorry again. It won’t work on IE 8 and older. Even in IE 9, it’s got some glitches on it as well.