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Buttons

Xerox Alto (1973)

The above button is from the Neptune file manager, the only Alto program I found that had actual buttons.

Xerox Star (1981)

Apple Lisa (1983)

Apple Macintosh (1984)

Windows 1.0 (1985)

GEOS (1986)

OS/2 (1987)

Windows 2.0 (1987)

NeXTSTEP (1989)

GeoWorks (1990)

ViewMAX (1990)

Windows 3.0 (1990)

ViewMAX 2 (1991)

OS/2 2.0 (1992)

Common Desktop Environment (1993)

System 7.5 (1995)

Microsoft Bob (1995)

Windows 95 (1995)

OS/2 Warp 4 (1996)

Mac OS 8 (1997)

KDE 1 (1999)

Windows 2000 (2000)

GNOME 1.2 (2000)

KDE 2 (2000)

Mac OS X 10.0 (2001)

Windows XP (2001)

KDE 3.0 (2002)

Haiku (2002)

KDE 3.1 (2003)

KDE 3.2 (2004)

Ubuntu 4.10 (2004)

Ubuntu 5.04 (2005)

GNOME 2.12 (2005)

Ubuntu 6.06 (2006)

Windows Vista (2006)

KDE 4 (2008)

GNOME 2.22 (2008)

GNOME 3.0 (2011)

GNOME 3.4 (2012)

Windows 8 (2012)

KDE 5 (2014)

Windows 10 (2015)

macOS Catalina (2019)

Ubuntu 20.04 (2020)

Notes

Alto emulator: Salto

Star emulator: Darkstar

Lisa emulator: lisaem

Focus-states only included for buttons that receive focus when they are clicked.