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Forum: News 29 December 2017, 11:36
Replies: 67
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Posted By Higgy
I think he was talking about my idea of using DVI...

I think he was talking about my idea of using DVI monitors. For me i have a number of pc monitors with DVI but they don't have sound so I would need a 3.5 mm jack.

I think Valentin was saying that...
Forum: News 29 December 2017, 11:14
Replies: 67
Views: 6,254
Posted By Higgy
Hi. As I understand: 1. It has USB...

Hi. As I understand:

1. It has USB connectors but uses PS/2 protocol. A lot of USB keyboards are still PS/2 compatible so that is not an issue.
Joypads might be more of a problem but there was...
Forum: News 10 December 2017, 23:10
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
Many thanks for the 'Batman Forever' single disk...

Many thanks for the 'Batman Forever' single disk support.
I got it running on my 6128 now :)
Forum: News 02 November 2017, 19:50
Replies: 67
Views: 6,254
Posted By Higgy
From what I understand the AMIGA Core will have...

From what I understand the AMIGA Core will have some GPIO pins configured as if they are the joystick pins/port so you just wire directly to them. There will be no software required, it is baked-in...
Forum: News 20 October 2017, 12:10
Replies: 35
Views: 4,772
Posted By Higgy
Edit - now calmed ;)

Edit - now calmed ;)
Forum: News 17 October 2017, 22:12
Replies: 67
Views: 6,254
Posted By Higgy
Hi Valentin - we have exchanged messages on a...

Hi Valentin - we have exchanged messages on a number of forums. Glad you got WHDLoad running, it is very good especially in getting old games etc running on higher spec systems.

I was thinking...
Forum: News 17 October 2017, 21:49
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Kaffer - HxC CPC .dsk support is working well. I...

Kaffer - HxC CPC .dsk support is working well. I noticed whatever .dsk format the Batman Group use for their 'single disk' version of the demo Batman Forever does not work:
...
Forum: News 10 October 2017, 21:41
Replies: 67
Views: 6,254
Posted By Higgy
Project creator has said his Minmig port has up...

Project creator has said his Minmig port has up to 2mb chip and 8mb fast, so it should make a nice WHDLoad setup which will cover most AMIGA games out there.
There might be a possibility of AGA...
Forum: News 07 October 2017, 12:34
Replies: 67
Views: 6,254
Posted By Higgy
The project creator said it would be possible to...

The project creator said it would be possible to output sound via gpio for a 3.5mm jack. :)
Great for existing DVI monitor and PC speaker setups.

I have asked some questions regarding if you can...
Forum: News 06 October 2017, 22:21
Replies: 67
Views: 6,254
Posted By Higgy
I am mainly interested in the old skool PC Core....

I am mainly interested in the old skool PC Core. I have a MiST and ZX-Uno but only the ZX-Uno has a PC Core, but mine only has 512Kb of RAM so the PC Core is very limited.

Being able to play SWOS...
Forum: News 01 October 2017, 15:02
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
I see the 3rd button already acts as Directory...

I see the 3rd button already acts as Directory Enter / File Select.

Is scrolling speed going to be a config? I think the faster speed of HxC would be more helpful.

I think it needs to scroll...
Forum: News 01 October 2017, 14:48
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
Hi, - Fix : IMG/IMA/DSK and ST files are now...

Hi,

- Fix : IMG/IMA/DSK and ST files are now visible in normal/direct browsing mode.

Is it correct that they are visible, but you cannot mount them? I tried some Amstrad .dsk files and got...
Forum: News 30 September 2017, 22:27
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Many thanks for sub-folder support. I have had...

Many thanks for sub-folder support.
I have had a quick play in my A500 and it works well with just 2 buttons.
I am using Akira's Gotek image so all the games are in alphabetical folders, and that...
Forum: News 25 September 2017, 22:23
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
Utri007 - HxC works great on Amstrad with OLED. I...

Utri007 - HxC works great on Amstrad with OLED. I just have loads of sub folders on my USB stick. Navigation without 3rd button is pretty good. But slightly quicker with it.

The selector program...
Forum: News 20 September 2017, 14:18
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
It is an easy utility. But quite often I have...

It is an easy utility. But quite often I have this situation where on my phone/tablet (Android) I see a game/demo on the web, for example on Indie Retro News and I download it. Being able to extract...
Forum: News 19 September 2017, 14:10
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Hi, Does IMG also mean .DSK (for Amstrad)? ...

Hi,

Does IMG also mean .DSK (for Amstrad)?

Cheers
Forum: News 15 September 2017, 10:08
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
TjLaZer - It did work. I have not used it for...

TjLaZer - It did work. I have not used it for quite a few versions as I have been doing 'Config-Less'.
Forum: News 13 September 2017, 20:43
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Nice work kaffer. Don't take this as nagging i...

Nice work kaffer.
Don't take this as nagging i just remember you said you were looking at implementing it, but I don't know where it is on your priority list:

Folder navigation in config-less...
Forum: News 12 September 2017, 21:48
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
HxC works fine with just 2 buttons in a 'no...

HxC works fine with just 2 buttons in a 'no config' mode. Entering and exiting sub directories is fine, you just wait a little longer for it to automatically 'press enter'.
I was thinking you need...
Forum: support.Games 11 September 2017, 00:21
Replies: 5
Views: 686
Posted By Higgy
The Atari Jag version is also very quiet until...

The Atari Jag version is also very quiet until you get a load of rides in your park!

Initially i thought there was an issue with my cart until I watched YouTube and read reviews.
Forum: News 09 September 2017, 19:19
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
I got my Amstrad install all finished :) Not...

I got my Amstrad install all finished :)

Not had any 'funny' screens since installing an OLED display with no pull-up resistors as suggested. :)

I did drill a hole for the RED LED (next to...
Forum: News 07 September 2017, 15:18
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
I am running off the header you showed in your...

I am running off the header you showed in your pic, using 3.3v.
I will wait for my 2nd OLED and use that without resistors.
Forum: News 07 September 2017, 00:01
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
While working. This was on...

While working. This was on HxCFEUSB_V3_0_26_1a_NARROW.UPD

I do have 4.7K Ohm resistors, but from what I read they only help with the I2C signal.
Funny screens happened quite quickly, but the 3rd...
Forum: News 06 September 2017, 23:26
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
Hi Jeff. I had a brief try of the normal...

Hi Jeff.

I had a brief try of the normal Firmware, but I think I will stick to the Narrow one. I can read it fine and I dont have to cut the window wider, which is easy to make a bad job of it.
...
Forum: News 06 September 2017, 22:49
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
@kaffer - I have just upgraded my Gotek to OLED....

@kaffer - I have just upgraded my Gotek to OLED. I think the narrow font is best. I removed some internal supports to get the display closer to the front of the Gotek. But it is quite difficult to...
Forum: News 04 September 2017, 00:59
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
Ok, that was the last test before bed! :) ...

Ok, that was the last test before bed! :)

Screen works - nice logo. Although once Slots have been allocated, pressing the forward/backwards buttons does not change the screen, it stays on the HxC...
Forum: News 03 September 2017, 23:29
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Kaffer - sorry I made a typo. I am trying Slot...

Kaffer - sorry I made a typo. I am trying Slot Mode.
I will edit my earlier post.
Forum: News 03 September 2017, 22:25
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
Hi. I just tested it. The screen powers up,...

Hi.

I just tested it. The screen powers up, but only text appears on the bottom half of the screen. Maybe it is also not positioned centrally? It is difficult to see because of it being squashed....
Forum: News 03 September 2017, 20:11
Replies: 1,011
Views: 151,204
Posted By Higgy
Hello Jeff, I just updated my Gotek HxC in...

Hello Jeff,

I just updated my Gotek HxC in my Amstrad CPC to try the OLED support from your ZIP you posted and the following display does not power up:
...
Forum: News 03 September 2017, 15:43
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
@kaffer - it's not Amiga so I can email or PM if...

@kaffer - it's not Amiga so I can email or PM if preferred.

I got it running on my Amstrad :) 'Config-Less Mode' is working, although I don't think you have yet implemented accessing sub-folders...
Forum: News 03 September 2017, 14:02
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
@Fook42 - I just got my OLED fitted and tested on...

@Fook42 - I just got my OLED fitted and tested on the Amiga.
I added resistors directly to the headers on the OLED. I had them so might as well fit.
I am using the normal Gotek display headers too...
Forum: News 03 September 2017, 11:15
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Cheers. I will try and have a go today,...

Cheers.
I will try and have a go today, toddler permitting!
I will probably use the normal segment display header as that outputs 3.3v and all my wires can be the same length!

I think I will...
Forum: News 03 September 2017, 11:02
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
l was getting confused, I thought the pullups...

l was getting confused, I thought the pullups were to correct the supply voltage to the displays:

1602 - 5v
OLED - 3.3v to 5v

I see it is more to do with signal noise? The PCB does have 4.7K...
Forum: News 02 September 2017, 17:00
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
FutureComet - thanks for new version, and...

FutureComet - thanks for new version, and listening to feedback from users.

kaffer - I now have my latest Gotek (now flashed with F-F) and 0.91" OLED display arrive. This is intended for Amstrad...
Forum: News 24 August 2017, 22:29
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
I gave a shit. Post #283. Although it turned...

I gave a shit. Post #283.
Although it turned into a small mission of finding an actual version which would boot.
I did not quite realise the horiz lines were just when playing a match. I will look...
Forum: News 23 August 2017, 22:43
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Up&down together sounds good. Having all the...

Up&down together sounds good.
Having all the functionality with a standard Gotek sounds best, although for those who don't mind some soldering a dedicated button would be handy.

A have a question...
Forum: News 23 August 2017, 20:33
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Nice work FutureComet. I had to rename the file...

Nice work FutureComet. I had to rename the file .bin to .zip
I like the option for sound also :)

Kaffer - I was thinking about the 3rd button. I think a well organised USB stick will be very...
Forum: News 19 August 2017, 14:58
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Ok some SWOS tests on my A500 with 512K expansion...

Ok some SWOS tests on my A500 with 512K expansion & FFloppy 0.5.0.a & I2C 1602 LCD.

Edit - sorry I forgot the main reason for the post. I am testing on a 15Hz BenQ monitor and I don't have any...
Forum: News 18 August 2017, 17:56
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
kaffer - I just upgraded the Gotek in my A1200...

kaffer - I just upgraded the Gotek in my A1200 from 'Cortex' to 'FlashFloppy' and fitted a 1602 LCD on a flying lead as per my A500. I have tested around 5 game .ADF's and it seems fine. Cold boot...
Forum: News 14 August 2017, 21:25
Replies: 774
Views: 65,774
Posted By Higgy
Nice. Just ordered yet another Gotek!

Nice. Just ordered yet another Gotek!
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