Napster
Old Version of Napster 2.0 Beta 3
Selected Version
Napster 2.0 Beta 3
Supported Systems
Legacy OS support
Windows 98, ME, 2000, NT, ME
License
Freeware

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Napster 2.0 Beta 3

Napster 2.0 Beta 3 (635.48 KB)

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System Requirements of Napster 2.0 Beta 3
  • Windows 95
  • Windows 98
  • Windows NT
  • Windows ME
  • Windows 2000
Program Information of Napster 2.0 Beta 3
Version Name:
Napster 2.0 Beta 3

File Size:
635.48 KB

MD5 Checksum:
b80f5dbb1abbc6774a1df22d9414dd27

SHA1 Checksum:
761B4FD1F98AC62773F16ED3C58B0B86EB12EF8E

Version History of Napster 2.0 Beta 3
  • Change log not available
Napster Screenshots

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About Napster

With the help of his uncle and friends, Napster was founded in 1999 as a peer-to-peer music file sharing service by 18-year-old Shawn Fanning. Napster did not store the music itself in its servers, but provided an index to files in other people's computers. More than 60 million users took advantage of the service, and it quickly became one of the most controversial ventures on the Web, because much of the music being shared was copyrighted material.

The music industry sued the company, claiming losses of millions in royalties. Napster lost the case in 2000 and was about to be shut down, except for a last minute stay from the Circuit Court of Appeals. Subsequently, Napster and Bertelsmann, parent of BMG music, agreed to partner so that Napster could be developed into a paid subscription service that would monitor transfers and pay royalties to the copyright holders.


Updates : Napster Updates

Did You Know?

Napster is a protocol for sharing files between users.