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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 November 2018, 01:37
Replies: 94
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Posted By Starglider 2
Let's start fixing up this Atari 400, dip our...

Let's start fixing up this Atari 400, dip our toes in the Retro Recipes #ASMR Spa, test major retailers' knowledge of retrobriting, & hear from Star Wars' Wedge Antilles actor David Ankrum in today's...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 October 2018, 21:29
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
This Sunday join me in the live chat as we go...

This Sunday join me in the live chat as we go 'brick to the future' with the premiere of the full-size working LEGO Commodore 64!: https://youtu.be/YZelXhbmQng
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 October 2018, 00:30
Replies: 411
Views: 49,556
Posted By Starglider 2
Very sad [emoji80]

Very sad [emoji80]
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 October 2018, 04:07
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
Here it is! My New Commodore 64 #Chiptune Music...

Here it is! My New Commodore 64 #Chiptune Music Video "The Lost Years (feat. C64)" Let's make SID scream!...

https://youtu.be/AfUBF6vMYDg
Forum: News 01 October 2018, 10:10
Replies: 587
Views: 60,764
Posted By Starglider 2
Congratulations to the team for getting this out!...

Congratulations to the team for getting this out! It's wonderful that something as retro as the Amiga 500 is still seeing updates to the OS. Thank you all.

I too would love to be able to buy the...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 September 2018, 06:33
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
The plot thickens... Or thins... By today I...

The plot thickens... Or thins...

By today I had 2 keyboards + a third keyboard controller.

I mixed and matched and now have one almost working set.

But, occasionally, the keyboard does...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 September 2018, 01:24
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
Thanks, I actually tried a whole new keyboard...

Thanks, I actually tried a whole new keyboard today. Same problem ??? It's definitely something on the Mobo...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 September 2018, 07:41
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
Hey guys, I have a new keyboard on the way but am...

Hey guys, I have a new keyboard on the way but am on a time crunch... If the new keyboard doesn't fix things, what would you suspect is causing the non functioning topping and stuck caps lock light...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2018, 23:56
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By Starglider 2
Faulty volty huh? Ok, I think you're right. It's...

Faulty volty huh? Ok, I think you're right. It's been acting strange actually. I've ordered a replacement. Thanks.
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2018, 23:15
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By Starglider 2
To clarify, the machine is essentially working...

To clarify, the machine is essentially working fine after replacing the CIAs. These voltages at the serial are with the machine on and showing workbench. Thoughts?

What would you do to load the...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2018, 22:34
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By Starglider 2
Thanks. With the machine on, at the serial port...

Thanks. With the machine on, at the serial port test pins 9 & 10 I get -14.5 & -15.4V.

On chips the 5V pin measures about 6.1V.

Is any of that normal?

I don't have an old HDD to test.
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2018, 21:56
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By Starglider 2
Are these A500 PSU voltages ok?

After a few failed CIA chips someone suggested checking the PSU. Are these voltages measured on the cable plug within tolerable levels do you know?

+12V line = +14.1V
-12V line = -13.2V
+5V line...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 September 2018, 22:19
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
I think my Amiga's chips take after their owner....

I think my Amiga's chips take after their owner. They're far too sensitive. And they need me to use (the) Force to remove them. Let's fix things, & undo a chipmem hack ready for the Vampire Core 3...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2018, 06:09
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
Where is the best place to connect the logic...

Where is the best place to connect the logic probe's crocodile clips on an A500?
Forum: support.Hardware 16 September 2018, 04:06
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
Hi guys, so the plot thickens... I got a...

Hi guys, so the plot thickens...

I got a replacement keyboard PCB very fast from eBay. Hooked it up, and exact same issues...

On boot sometimes the CAPS lock starts stuck lit up, sometimes not....
Forum: Hardware mods 14 September 2018, 09:43
Replies: 101
Views: 23,122
Posted By Starglider 2
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2018, 05:38
Replies: 0
Views: 190
Posted By Starglider 2
What is EXTICK? (Edit: Answered)

Edit: Answered at http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?p=1268819

Hi guys, mods like the A500 chipmem mod have a step where you disable EXTICK on a trapdoor RAM expansion.

Example:...
Forum: Hardware mods 14 September 2018, 01:15
Replies: 101
Views: 23,122
Posted By Starglider 2
Out of interest and for a video the covers this...

Out of interest and for a video the covers this process briefly, when doing this mod, what is "EXTICK" exactly, and what does the mod do?

As per the first post:

"removed the blob on my...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 September 2018, 22:19
Replies: 11
Views: 319
Posted By Starglider 2
Just to update this thread, it was 4 faulty CIAs!...

Just to update this thread, it was 4 faulty CIAs! I got 2 more (6 total) and the fault disappeared! (Video coming soon.)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 September 2018, 18:37
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
How cool! Thanks for sharing. I loved that game...

How cool! Thanks for sharing. I loved that game as a kid. Still do [emoji6][emoji973]?
Forum: support.Hardware 12 September 2018, 09:03
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
I have a logic probe. So which pins should I be...

I have a logic probe. So which pins should I be trying it on specifically when I hit keys?
Forum: support.Hardware 12 September 2018, 08:54
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
No but I've ordered a replacement control board....

No but I've ordered a replacement control board. Any ideas in the meantime sir?
Forum: support.Hardware 12 September 2018, 08:12
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
Edit: I get continuity right through from the...

Edit: I get continuity right through from the keyboard PCB cable header to those 2 pins.

The CIA chips are new and I've tried 6 of them.
Forum: support.Hardware 12 September 2018, 05:30
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
Thanks. The CIAs are both replacements, unless 4...

Thanks. The CIAs are both replacements, unless 4 are faulty.

Continuity on the cable passes.

I guess that leaves the CPU!
Forum: support.Hardware 12 September 2018, 03:15
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By Starglider 2
A500 Keyboard Not Working (except Ctrl+A+A)

Hi guys, I have the exact same problem as I've seen elsewhere, but no solution was ever posted to those threads. Here's the symptoms:

- After I replaced 2 faulty CIAs with working ones (which...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 September 2018, 00:12
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
Yay! [emoji322]

Yay! [emoji322]
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 September 2018, 00:08
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
Only 20 subscribers? It's gone down?! Gahhh...

Only 20 subscribers? It's gone down?! Gahhh [emoji17]
Forum: support.Apps 11 September 2018, 21:25
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
Thanks a lot! [emoji106][emoji973]

Thanks a lot! [emoji106][emoji973]
Forum: support.Apps 11 September 2018, 21:14
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
I did and somehow didn't find that. Thank you!

I did and somehow didn't find that. Thank you!
Forum: support.Apps 11 September 2018, 20:43
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
That's but it has to be a key press not mouse.

That's but it has to be a key press not mouse.
Forum: support.Apps 11 September 2018, 19:07
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
Is there a way to put a "Press any key to...

Is there a way to put a "Press any key to continue" command into AmigaDOS?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 September 2018, 19:07
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
Light pens explained using a high speed camera: ...

Light pens explained using a high speed camera:
https://youtu.be/EBfkiprmoi0
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 August 2018, 07:48
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
Do you like jigsaw puzzles? What about Atari ST...

Do you like jigsaw puzzles?
What about Atari ST jigsaw puzzles?
Let's solve one!

Watch the repair: https://youtu.be/bA6YMsx0xc8
Forum: support.Apps 23 August 2018, 19:29
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
Thank you guys! (And it is AmiTCP)

Thank you guys!

(And it is AmiTCP)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 August 2018, 04:25
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
It's quite cheap now with Brexit

It's quite cheap now with Brexit
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 August 2018, 04:11
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
He didn't mention that when we were in London for...

He didn't mention that when we were in London for the day
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 August 2018, 02:14
Replies: 94
Views: 7,526
Posted By Starglider 2
Hahaha interesting take on what we all did there!

Hahaha interesting take on what we all did there!
Forum: support.Apps 23 August 2018, 01:29
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
Thanks! That just leaves sending an http...

Thanks! That just leaves sending an http command...?
Forum: support.Apps 23 August 2018, 01:20
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
With or without the emoji? Just kidding....

With or without the emoji?

Just kidding. Thanks!
Forum: support.Apps 23 August 2018, 01:10
Replies: 27
Views: 1,158
Posted By Starglider 2
Also is there a command to clear the AmigaDOS...

Also is there a command to clear the AmigaDOS screen and start from the top?

And what about HTTP Post?

Much appreciated.
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