Easter Basket Pack

Here comes Peter Cottontail, hoppin’ through the File Mine to bring you a basket full of programs just right for Easter.

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Easter Desktop Theme for Win 95
Enhance your desktop this Easter with this lovely theme pack. You’ll have an Easter basket as your wallpaper, bunnies and eggs as icons and even an Easter sound as you exit Windows. Installation is simple, if you have the Microsoft Plus! Accessories already installed. If not, you can still move the files in this theme pack to your Windows\System directory and manually replace your wallpaper, desktop icons and event sounds with the ones here.

Licensing: Freeware
Requirements: Win 95
Publisher: Dr. Maged Nabih Kamel
Download size: 273 KB

Easter 1.0
Do you need a quick and simple way to plan your future Easter holidays? Enter the year you want to see in a dialog box, or use the scroll bar to move forward or back in time. You’ll immediately know when Easter, as well as the other holy days around it, will be for that year. The list of days includes Ash Wednesday, the Sundays of Lent, Good Friday, Ascension Day and others. At only 5 KB for the full download, you just can’t do without this little gem.

Licensing: Freeware — send a postcard to the author
Requirements: Win 3.1x
Publisher: Andy Cole
Download size: 5 KB

Jazz Jackrabbit
This ain’t Peter Cottontail hoppin’ down the bunny trail, that’s for sure! Jazz Jackrabbit is a laser-totin’ hare with a galaxy at stake and a beautiful princess to save. True to the genre, you’ll encounter enemies, loot and plenty of opportunities to power up before you get to the ultimate prize: Princess Eva Earlong. You’ll be dazzled by the gorgeous cartoon-quality graphics, and the high-speed action will have you coming back for more. This game is so highly addictive, you may just forget about leaving the house with that Easter bonnet.

Licensing: Shareware, $49 upgrade to CD-ROM version
Requirements: MS-DOS, 386 processor, 4 MB RAM, VGA graphics
Publisher: Epic Games
Download size: 1390 KB

Your computer will spread the joy of Easter with this screensaver depicting a bunny who hops all over your screen, leaving footprints behind. This highly configurable screensaver lets you define the size of the bunny’s hop, the bunny’s color and speed of movement, and whether it plays sound effects and music. If you put the screensaver in Easter mode, the bunny will lay eggs, giving you fun surprises. You can even customize a banner with your own message.

Licensing: Shareware, $XX
Requirements: Win 3.x
Publisher: TedSoft Industries
Download size: 165 KB

Barking Cards Lite — Easter Edition
Send a dose of Easter spirit to friends and loved ones with this special holiday version of Barking Cards Lite. This program lets you create and send animated multimedia greeting cards that arrive as self-extracting executable files for play on any Win 3.x or Win 95 computer. Use the supplied Easter greeting, complete with animation and sound, as is. Or customize it with your own text, animation or music. Choose the tone of your message, from cute and cuddly to wacky and fun. You can’t go wrong with the professional-quality Easter cards you’ll be creating with this fun program.

Licensing: Shareware, $7.95
Requirements: Win 95
Publisher: Blaze Technologies
Download size: 1,273 KB

Easter Screensaver and Wallpaper
Show your Easter spirit with this screensaver and wallpaper duo featuring none other than the Easter Bunny himself. The installation program included in this package will deposit the files where they belong on your hard drive, and you can run them using your Windows Control Panel.

Licensing: Shareware, $5
Requirements: Win 95
Publisher: NexusMedia
Download size: 713 KB