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Forum: support.Hardware 10 March 2015, 22:52
Replies: 12
Views: 2,297
Posted By bdb
Unhappy Petroleum Jelly

Vaseline is a grease (high molecular weight oils) left over as a byproduct of refining of crude oil into fuel. Were it to heat up beyond its flash or fire point, it would mean your computer is all...
Forum: support.Hardware 10 March 2015, 22:40
Replies: 8
Views: 1,059
Posted By bdb
Question Setpatch

What does your setpatch instruction show, or what OS version are you using?
Forum: support.Hardware 05 February 2015, 23:10
Replies: 14
Views: 2,510
Posted By bdb
Question Really? Only those with so sense of...

Really?


Only those with so sense of sarcasm require that.
Forum: support.Hardware 05 February 2015, 16:41
Replies: 14
Views: 2,510
Posted By bdb
If you notice thrashing of the CF card's...

If you notice thrashing of the CF card's read/write heads during operation, then by all means defragment it
Forum: support.Hardware 02 February 2015, 23:14
Replies: 12
Views: 1,771
Posted By bdb
Question Did you check Jameco and Digi-key?

Did you check Jameco and Digi-key?
Forum: support.Hardware 02 February 2015, 03:41
Replies: 12
Views: 1,771
Posted By bdb
Wink Buddha Card

Amigakit put together my two cards about a year ago and you should open a ticket with them if you suspect a hardware problem.

I have used mine with a TrueIDE recently (no pins fell off) and it...
Forum: support.Hardware 31 January 2015, 20:23
Replies: 40
Views: 4,644
Posted By bdb
I've had this problem with a motherboard not...

I've had this problem with a motherboard not grounded in the metal case; one screwed back in, all the memory was there (?). I didn't look a gift horse in the mouth.
Forum: support.Hardware 29 January 2015, 22:25
Replies: 40
Views: 4,644
Posted By bdb
Trust Bebek

Trust Bebek
Forum: support.Hardware 25 January 2015, 12:25
Replies: 26
Views: 8,712
Posted By bdb
Yes, monochrome

Yes, monochrome
Forum: support.Hardware 23 January 2015, 08:56
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By bdb
Question Can you check the IDE interface with another hard...

Can you check the IDE interface with another hard drive?
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 23:47
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By bdb
Could you show the bottom side? The pinout...

Could you show the bottom side?

The pinout http://www.datasheetdir.com/MSM62X42B+Real-Time-Clocks-RTC

Shows pin 9 is ground and pin 18 voltage in. When you find a pin that corresponds to...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 14:16
Replies: 23
Views: 4,404
Posted By bdb
Question Could be...

In that scenario, sounds like a SCART cable wired (with proper resistors) for each console would be necessary with the final connector (vide supra) used as the end interface for his A1084 (with its...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 12:22
Replies: 9
Views: 1,542
Posted By bdb
(This thread was from 2013 and just resurrected...

(This thread was from 2013 and just resurrected with concerns over heat pipes as a solution for instability issues)
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 12:18
Replies: 23
Views: 4,404
Posted By bdb
This is the Ultimate as is the cost

The ultimate for rampant console connectivity would be the Framemeister
(see: http://junkerhq.net/xrgb/index.php/XRGB-mini_FRAMEMEISTER)

It allows connection of RGB (SCART for example), composite...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 02:05
Replies: 23
Views: 4,404
Posted By bdb
Or try: D SUB 9__________SCART ...

Or try:
D SUB 9__________SCART
1________________4,5,9,13,18__________ Ground
3________________15__________________Red
4________________11__________________Green...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 01:50
Replies: 23
Views: 4,404
Posted By bdb
Oops, I forgot you will need the correct...

Oops, I forgot you will need the correct connectors for each end of the wire. My Bad!

You will need this: ...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 00:20
Replies: 13
Views: 2,392
Posted By bdb
I have a year 2000 Taiwan generic laptop than can...

I have a year 2000 Taiwan generic laptop than can connect its floppy via a D 25 connector. I only use the laptop for serial debug data coming from my X1000.
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 00:12
Replies: 23
Views: 4,404
Posted By bdb
You don't need schematics, a pinout

You only need a pinout of both ports, a schematic is unnecessary. Then using a cable with enough wires, match the pins to a wire and solder. Check your work with a multimeter before turning it in...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 January 2015, 00:07
Replies: 6
Views: 1,575
Posted By bdb
Not strange, Amiga! Try the icon thing, if...

Not strange, Amiga!

Try the icon thing, if it fails check Trident's options.
Forum: support.Hardware 21 January 2015, 14:22
Replies: 6
Views: 1,575
Posted By bdb
Question Disk.info

Have you stored a disk icon file in the form of a disk.info, or set a def_USB.info for it in ENV:SYS ?
Forum: support.Hardware 08 January 2015, 07:11
Replies: 7
Views: 1,639
Posted By bdb
Suggestions

A Gotek modified drive also allows inexpensive access to adf files via a USB stick, but to make it WHDLoad compatible with a harddrive set of old games would be nice; this benefits from (at the least...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 January 2015, 14:02
Replies: 23
Views: 3,265
Posted By bdb
Really?

Really?
Forum: support.Hardware 01 January 2015, 12:30
Replies: 23
Views: 3,265
Posted By bdb
Pal

PAL is not PAL when it is NTSC
Forum: support.Hardware 01 January 2015, 07:44
Replies: 23
Views: 3,265
Posted By bdb
Post The S-video standard

The elements of S-video existed long before there was a mini din connector named "S-video," and before progressive displays; the issue was that there was no broadcast signal that used them and they...
Forum: support.Hardware 30 December 2014, 14:52
Replies: 23
Views: 3,265
Posted By bdb
The original question

Back to the original poster's question, there is a 5 page long discussion on Amiga.org --http://www.amiga.org/forums/showthread.php?p=780744#post780744
Forum: support.Hardware 26 December 2014, 02:10
Replies: 10
Views: 1,492
Posted By bdb
Christmas?

Perhaps he celebrates the holidays?
Forum: support.Hardware 14 December 2014, 00:44
Replies: 8
Views: 1,690
Posted By bdb
Do you know for sure that the Gotek you have was...

Do you know for sure that the Gotek you have was modified correctly and does indeed work?
Forum: support.Hardware 30 November 2014, 06:00
Replies: 10
Views: 1,462
Posted By bdb
Can you post a picture of it?

Can you post a picture of it?
Forum: support.Hardware 27 November 2014, 02:28
Replies: 38
Views: 5,575
Posted By bdb
Does sound odd. Have you just tried the X-surf...

Does sound odd. Have you just tried the X-surf alone without the USB?
Forum: support.Hardware 26 November 2014, 05:32
Replies: 38
Views: 5,575
Posted By bdb
Would you list all of your Zorro cards so one can...

Would you list all of your Zorro cards so one can determine if you ran out of autoconfig space? If you have, set the SWAP jumper on the Mediator.
Forum: support.Hardware 17 November 2014, 22:17
Replies: 2
Views: 811
Posted By bdb
Used?

Have you thought about buying a used Buddha or similar IDE card?
Do you just need access, or do you need to boot from it? A USB solution for access is available.
Forum: support.Hardware 02 November 2014, 00:32
Replies: 16
Views: 4,637
Posted By bdb
It seems on using my Zip drive that either OS3.9...

It seems on using my Zip drive that either OS3.9 or IDEFix installs mount files for both the Amiga and PC format of these disks and I didn't have to deal with CrossDos directly many of these old disk...
Forum: support.Hardware 30 October 2014, 11:49
Replies: 22
Views: 2,187
Posted By bdb
One of the options in the menu is to set the menu...

One of the options in the menu is to set the menu screen, which is hard when you can barely see the thing.
Forum: support.Hardware 29 October 2014, 18:57
Replies: 7
Views: 1,990
Posted By bdb
Post The people who complain about...

The people who complain about Amiga--->SCART--->HDMI--->1080p only say that some fast 2D scrolling games are fuzzy compared to conversion to component input; these two individual's subjective...
Forum: support.Hardware 29 October 2014, 18:44
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By bdb
ajk is correct, there are two different sizes...

ajk is correct, there are two different sizes used to achieve the same purpose. I assume different manufacturers use different threads.
Forum: support.Hardware 28 October 2014, 23:00
Replies: 22
Views: 2,187
Posted By bdb
IBM drives

As a post script, how many IBM engineers does it take to change a light bulb? One, but he changes the standard for darkness and then "upgrades the customer."

IBM "branded" crappy hard drives...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 October 2014, 22:49
Replies: 22
Views: 2,187
Posted By bdb
Keyboard

Well if it wasn't for the postal service holding Amiga users hostage, this would be easier, however your current keyboard should work. Failing that, current A2000 keyboards run in the $50 USD range...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 October 2014, 22:07
Replies: 22
Views: 2,187
Posted By bdb
IF is was MY machine, I would do the install on...

IF is was MY machine, I would do the install on the IDE port, order an Atlas drive, update the CSPPC firmware, and try a regular A2000/3000 keyboard. If it works, then when the new Atlas (up to 146...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 October 2014, 03:55
Replies: 22
Views: 2,187
Posted By bdb
Actually it doesn't matter if the hard drives are...

Actually it doesn't matter if the hard drives are connected or not; and you can do this in the KS3.1 menu with its disable command so if the firmware goes awry it does not write to your hard drive,...
Forum: support.Hardware 27 October 2014, 23:22
Replies: 22
Views: 2,187
Posted By bdb
You can do the upgrade without the CSPPC menu by...

You can do the upgrade without the CSPPC menu by running the program from floppy (found on a1k.org under the Phase5 listings) but you will need access to that menu at some point. The SCA drives may...
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