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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 March 2021, 22:27
Replies: 14
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Could an Amiga 500 run Doom?

Hi

Just wondering. I noticed sometime ago that the ADoom texture mapping engine has colour modes which remap Doom's 256 colour visuals down to a smaller palette for the ECS graphics chip.

The...
Forum: support.Apps 13 February 2021, 02:08
Replies: 15
Views: 847
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Thanks for your responses everyone! With the...

Thanks for your responses everyone!

With the MuEVD.prefs file in the ENV-Archive directory, in the Workbench Prefs drawer, the black border option seems to work.

While we're on the subject of...
Forum: support.Apps 11 February 2021, 18:08
Replies: 15
Views: 847
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Thanks. I had already tried the black border...

Thanks. I had already tried the black border option but it makes no difference. Should Savage 030 run Marathon? As I said above, the demo version doesn't.
Forum: support.Apps 11 February 2021, 13:35
Replies: 15
Views: 847
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Hello Thanks for your response! I have tried...

Hello

Thanks for your response! I have tried the demo version of Savage 030 included on this CU Amiga magazine cover disc, which is limited to a 512 by 384 screen.
...
Forum: support.Apps 10 February 2021, 23:10
Replies: 15
Views: 847
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Remove white MuEVD bands?

Hello

I am using the MuEVD video driver with Shapeshifter on my 030 Amiga 1200, which limits the screen width to multiples of 32.

With the image fitting the screen width wise, the height proves...
Forum: support.Games 09 February 2021, 15:08
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
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Oops! I meant the third download! Also, you don't...

Oops! I meant the third download! Also, you don't have to use the cross platforming feature when unarchiving images using Stuffit for Windows. I just thought I'd mention it can do that as it could be...
Forum: support.Games 09 February 2021, 14:32
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
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Hi I can confirm I used the fourth download...

Hi

I can confirm I used the fourth download on macintoshrepository.org

https://www.macintoshrepository.org/4947-discworld

I usually mount the images using Virtual CD/DVD Imager (first...
Forum: support.Games 05 February 2021, 01:22
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
Posted By Not Here Long
Sorry to bring this up yet again. I couldn't find...

Sorry to bring this up yet again. I couldn't find a floppy disk that would format so I copied the contents of the SimCD32 boot disk from the thread below to the root of a partition on a CF card and...
Forum: support.Games 24 January 2021, 20:46
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
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Thanks! As I said earlier in the thread, I get an...

Thanks! As I said earlier in the thread, I get an assign error for CD0 with that boot disk.

Can't find CD0:
assign failed return code 20

If it would be possible to use the files from that...
Forum: support.Games 24 January 2021, 14:07
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
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Thanks. ScummVM 030 doesn't seem to work for me....

Thanks. ScummVM 030 doesn't seem to work for me. I assume that would only run a few point and click adventure games? I like the idea of a full CD32 emulator.

I own a surf squirrel external CD-ROM...
Forum: support.Games 24 January 2021, 01:10
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
Posted By Not Here Long
Thanks for your responses everyone. I've...

Thanks for your responses everyone.

I've had some success running the game through the CD32 emulator which comes with IDEFIX97, after mounting the ISO in Windows, however there is no speech.
...
Forum: support.Games 21 January 2021, 23:35
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
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Thanks! When you say there are no audio...

Thanks!

When you say there are no audio tracks with this game, do you mean the ISO is missing audio tracks it should have?

There's some interesting information about CD32 emulation with ISOs in...
Forum: support.Games 21 January 2021, 13:23
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
Posted By Not Here Long
Sorry to bring this up again but I've downloaded...

Sorry to bring this up again but I've downloaded a Simon the Sorcerer CD32 ISO from this zip file on archive.org; the archive was listed under possible downloads on lemonamiga.com.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 January 2021, 12:49
Replies: 0
Views: 128
Posted By Not Here Long
CF card sometimes doesn't boot Amiga after use through WinUAE

Sometimes, perhaps after I've copied things to the CF card I use with my Amiga through WinUAE, it fails to boot the Amiga from a cold start. If I reboot by holding the Amiga keys and control it will...
Forum: support.Games 08 January 2021, 01:46
Replies: 31
Views: 2,419
Posted By Not Here Long
CD32 Simon the Sorcerer for download?

Hello

Is the CD32 version of Simon the Sorcerer available for download anywhere? The sequel was apparently ported to the Amiga too; is that available?

Thanks
Forum: support.Apps 08 January 2021, 01:43
Replies: 12
Views: 1,304
Posted By Not Here Long
You will have figured this out but, for the...

You will have figured this out but, for the benefit of anyone browsing this thread, I should have said that the high density option must be selected for DF0 on the WinUAE floppy drives configuration...
Forum: support.Apps 30 December 2020, 07:18
Replies: 12
Views: 1,304
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I should say that, where I said above that the...

I should say that, where I said above that the hard file must be placed on the root of a volume, in order to mount it, I would appear to have been mistaken.

Modifications to the hard file made...
Forum: support.Apps 29 December 2020, 23:19
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By Not Here Long
This probably isn't it but for what it's worth I...

This probably isn't it but for what it's worth I would get a checksum error on the Mac ROM when I put it on a CF card partition through WinUAE unless the partition's max transfer value was 0x1FE00. I...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 December 2020, 22:36
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By Not Here Long
Thanks for your responses! I've tried...

Thanks for your responses!

I've tried different USB ports and cables but get the same result. I have another card reader, but when I right click it in device manager and click properties I'm told:...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 December 2020, 16:52
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By Not Here Long
Windows format prompt causes CF card reader to unmount

Hello

When I try to use a USB CF card reader with WinUAE the Windows format prompt can appear repeatedly, and it seems to momentarily unmount the card reader. This can be problematic during...
Forum: support.Apps 24 December 2020, 01:08
Replies: 12
Views: 1,304
Posted By Not Here Long
I'm not sure if I used PCTMOUSE.EXE. I think I...

I'm not sure if I used PCTMOUSE.EXE. I think I just checked the COM2 mouse option, on the PC Task configuration screen, and used the keyboard to select "main", after Windows booted, and then "Windows...
Forum: support.Apps 23 December 2020, 09:46
Replies: 12
Views: 1,304
Posted By Not Here Long
50mb was more than enough for testing it out. All...

50mb was more than enough for testing it out. All I've done with PC Task beyond that is play through the first level of Wolfenstein 3D (in a very small window and with very low frame rate), and also...
Forum: support.Apps 23 December 2020, 03:07
Replies: 12
Views: 1,304
Posted By Not Here Long
When I had that problem I think it was because I...

When I had that problem I think it was because I was using a simple boot disk rather than a full version of DOS to format the hard file. I eventually used disk images from winworldpc.com.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 December 2020, 01:05
Replies: 0
Views: 241
Posted By Not Here Long
Installing a surf squirrel external CD-ROM drive

Hello

Does anyone here have any advice for installing a surf squirrel external CD-ROM drive? I have an install disk image but no internal floppy disk drive (as the installation process requires...
Forum: support.Apps 16 December 2020, 22:07
Replies: 0
Views: 392
Posted By Not Here Long
Alone in the Dark frame rate (through Shapeshifter)

Hello

I've been trying out the Alone in the Dark trilogy on an Amiga 1200 with a CSA 12 gauge accelerator card (32mb RAM, 50MHz 030).

Using the MuEVD video driver the frame rate improves...
Forum: support.Other 16 December 2020, 21:00
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By Not Here Long
Thanks! That seems to work. From the...

Thanks!

That seems to work. From the Wikipedia article it sounds as though AppleShare is used when the computer functions as a server. I don't suppose I'll need that but, out of interest, do you...
Forum: support.Other 16 December 2020, 16:53
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By Not Here Long
Mac OS 7.6.1 only boots after extensions moved

Hello

A short time ago I installed Mac OS 7.6.1 through shapeshifter using a toast file (a CD-ROM image) from machintoshrepository.org. It seemed to complete without error however Mac OS would...
Forum: support.Games 15 December 2020, 20:12
Replies: 20
Views: 1,683
Posted By Not Here Long
Thanks! Using the command cpu nocache before...

Thanks! Using the command cpu nocache before doing anything else seems to work. Was the issue the 030 rather than the RAM?

Out of interest, will other CD32 games run this way? Is it possible to...
Forum: support.Games 15 December 2020, 14:51
Replies: 20
Views: 1,683
Posted By Not Here Long
Thanks for your helpful replies everyone! I...

Thanks for your helpful replies everyone!

I am new to doing things this way so correct me if I'm doing this wrong. I booted with the mouse buttons held down to access the early start up screen,...
Forum: support.Games 14 December 2020, 01:47
Replies: 20
Views: 1,683
Posted By Not Here Long
CD32 Beneath a Steel Sky on A1200

Hello

In layman's terms, can someone tell me if it is possible to play the CD32 version of Beneath a Steel Sky on a Amiga 1200 and how exactly that would be achieved?

There is a WHDLoad...
Forum: support.Apps 06 December 2020, 23:44
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By Not Here Long
In case anyone ever has the same problem; the...

In case anyone ever has the same problem; the issue turned out to be the missing internal floppy disk drive. The drive was removed because, as I said above, the IC for controlling the motor was...
Forum: support.Apps 05 October 2020, 13:54
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By Not Here Long
Thanks! The Amiga is fitted with a CSA 12 Gauge...

Thanks! The Amiga is fitted with a CSA 12 Gauge accelerator card, which has 32mb of RAM installed.
Forum: support.Apps 05 October 2020, 11:46
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By Not Here Long
Shapeshifter partly boots and only after using WHDLoad

Hello

I'm trying to run Shapeshifter from a CF card on an Amiga 1200. It works through UAE but not on the real Amiga. On boot I get a grey screen, unless I use WHDLoad first in which case, when...
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