MSX View
This page was last modified 17:53, 13 April 2021 by Mars2000you. Based on work by Gdx and Rderooy 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 version was released for the Panasonic FS-A1ST on 3 diskettes and a cartridge containing a specific non-standard Kanji-ROM Levels 1 and 2 (JIS1 + JIS2)

The Panasonic FS-A1GT has MSX View and the Kanji-ROM included in its firmware in the form of a 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


Related Software

  • MultiMente supports the MSX View Kanji-ROM.
  • DM-System2 provides a driver to support the MSX View Kanji-ROM.

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