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Forum: support.Hardware 25 February 2020, 16:20
Replies: 26
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Posted By demolition
You think? For your information, Toni is one of...

You think? For your information, Toni is one of the designers of ACA500plus, so I'm sure he knows very well how it works.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 February 2020, 14:50
Replies: 26
Views: 413
Posted By demolition
The HxC floppy emulator (the original one, not...

The HxC floppy emulator (the original one, not the Gotek type) is special in the way that it can emulate both DF0 and DF1 at the same time while connected to the internal floppy cable. I can imagine...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 February 2020, 14:10
Replies: 26
Views: 413
Posted By demolition
Do you have one / have you tried it, or are you...

Do you have one / have you tried it, or are you just assuming that it can't work? I have tried the function with many titles (demos with trackloaders, cracked games from ADF and originals in IPF)...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 February 2020, 13:16
Replies: 26
Views: 413
Posted By demolition
ACA500+ switches DF0 and DF1 properly just like a...

ACA500+ switches DF0 and DF1 properly just like a hardware boot selector switch. I.e. the external Gotek becomes DF0 and any trackloader works just fine.
Forum: support.Hardware 25 January 2020, 16:17
Replies: 407
Views: 218,336
Posted By demolition
I use a CF-SD adapter in my ACA500plus and it...

I use a CF-SD adapter in my ACA500plus and it works fine. And yes, you can just take the SD card out and read that in the PC.
Forum: support.Apps 22 January 2020, 22:48
Replies: 39
Views: 1,643
Posted By demolition
I thought you focused on 'features, fast and...

I thought you focused on 'features, fast and minimum disk swapping'. You didn't mention aesthetics in your original post. :) Not using WYSIWYG will greatly improve the speed and leave room for more...
Forum: support.Apps 22 January 2020, 22:39
Replies: 39
Views: 1,643
Posted By demolition
You could also get Word Perfect for Amiga,...

You could also get Word Perfect for Amiga, however I don't know if some version of that could run off floppy, but I would guess not since that was definitely one of the leading ones when it came to...
Forum: support.Apps 22 January 2020, 22:21
Replies: 39
Views: 1,643
Posted By demolition
But are they all for ½/1 MB floppy-only machines?...

But are they all for ½/1 MB floppy-only machines?

If you have a HDD, you can also get some more elaborate programs for the Amiga like Amiga Writer or Final Writer. Could also go all the way with a...
Forum: support.Apps 22 January 2020, 22:09
Replies: 39
Views: 1,643
Posted By demolition
I used InterWord on my A500+ back in the day and...

I used InterWord on my A500+ back in the day and found it quite nice. I also used KindWords if I needed more advanced layouts (like writing invitations) however it was too heavy to use as a general...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 January 2020, 15:20
Replies: 6,189
Views: 1,107,140
Posted By demolition
Another GUI for Greaseweazle: ...

Another GUI for Greaseweazle:
https://desertsagesolutions.com/greaseweazlegui/

(didn't try any yet since I'm still waiting for my Blue Pill board but feel free to report back if its rubbish :-))
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 January 2020, 14:42
Replies: 537
Views: 72,457
Posted By demolition
A SID is just some code that produces sound. It's...

A SID is just some code that produces sound. It's like asking what the length of a program or game is in seconds. There are many ways to define where the end is. In case of MP3 recordings they...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 January 2020, 09:03
Replies: 537
Views: 72,457
Posted By demolition
The concept of song length doesn't necessarily...

The concept of song length doesn't necessarily exist with SIDs. As Hewitson writes, they often loop so the length is in effect infinite..
Forum: support.Hardware 12 January 2020, 08:52
Replies: 32
Views: 6,520
Posted By demolition
Try rotating the plug in the outlet by 180...

Try rotating the plug in the outlet by 180 degrees. It can sometimes help with noise issues.
Forum: support.Apps 12 January 2020, 08:45
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By demolition
They are probably loaded from either...

They are probably loaded from either s:User-Startup or s:startup-sequence. You can boot to a clean CLI by holding down both mouse buttons while powering on the machine. You will then get the option...
Forum: support.Hardware 03 January 2020, 22:53
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By demolition
There's a difference whether they work on the...

There's a difference whether they work on the internal IDE header and in a PCMCIA adapter. The PCMCIA port is very picky. I have only used SD adapters on the internal IDE header.
The dual adapters...
Forum: support.Hardware 03 January 2020, 22:27
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By demolition
Why? I have some of those and they work fine as...

Why? I have some of those and they work fine as well. Inserting 2x 16GB micro SD card shows up as a single 32GB drive. They also work fine with just a single SD card installed.
Forum: Amiga scene 24 December 2019, 08:41
Replies: 12
Views: 1,670
Posted By demolition
Yes, he is just quoting when Jens is writing. My...

Yes, he is just quoting when Jens is writing. My 1221ec is also perfectly stable at 42MHz without additional cooling, but the CPU on 1221lc might be a lower grade or the perhaps he improved some...
Forum: OT - Gaming 11 December 2019, 21:25
Replies: 949
Views: 136,687
Posted By demolition
Wasteland 2 Director's Cut for free on GOG for...

Wasteland 2 Director's Cut for free on GOG for the next ~42h:
https://www.gog.com/game/wasteland_2_directors_cut_digital_classic_edition
Forum: Hardware mods 25 November 2019, 21:55
Replies: 518
Views: 123,867
Posted By demolition
You can fill up the memory space (>~12MB) if you...

You can fill up the memory space (>~12MB) if you use the CPU socket or the left-side expansion connector but if you mean only using the trapdoor connector, then a rev. 6 or older A500 will make it...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 November 2019, 12:19
Replies: 2,467
Views: 373,053
Posted By demolition
Yes, you do not seem to have preload enabled: ...

Yes, you do not seem to have preload enabled:
http://whdload.de/docs/en/opt.html#Preload

You can set it globally (my suggestion), in s:whdload.prefs or on the individual slave by adding it in the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 November 2019, 11:51
Replies: 2,467
Views: 373,053
Posted By demolition
It probably has a HD installer like most...

It probably has a HD installer like most adventure games, and that would make it work with 8MB RAM, unless the games has some issue with your CPU as well (some games were not tested on high end CPUs...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 November 2019, 10:50
Replies: 2,467
Views: 373,053
Posted By demolition
BaSS will run with 8 MB memory but it will run...

BaSS will run with 8 MB memory but it will run very slowly as it needs to switch the system in and out constantly to load new data.
Any ECS/AGA Amiga can run in both PAL and NTSC modes. Back in the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 November 2019, 07:40
Replies: 2,467
Views: 373,053
Posted By demolition
Wrt. CRT, you will not be able to get the same...

Wrt. CRT, you will not be able to get the same look on an LCD. Also, the latency on a CRT is practically 0 so they are ideal for games if you can live with the flickering. I don't think it's a major...
Forum: support.Games 18 November 2019, 07:39
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By demolition
Played it a lot on C64 but never seen it on Amiga...

Played it a lot on C64 but never seen it on Amiga either. What makes you think it should exist?
Forum: support.Hardware 18 November 2019, 07:31
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By demolition
If the pin count is the same, then it will work...

If the pin count is the same, then it will work fine.
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 08 November 2019, 12:51
Replies: 6
Views: 2,067
Posted By demolition
I have no idea what was used, however I had since...

I have no idea what was used, however I had since come across another copy (from a different source) of the same game which dumped quite similar, i.e. track 0 as DOS and the rest unknown, so perhaps...
Forum: News 27 October 2019, 17:53
Replies: 71
Views: 20,134
Posted By demolition
The bus in a 1200 is 32 bit wide while PCMCIA...

The bus in a 1200 is 32 bit wide while PCMCIA memory is only 16 bit. That makes it slower but since it is still recognized as fast mem it has higher priority than chip mem and will be used first.
Forum: support.Hardware 21 October 2019, 16:19
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By demolition
A bad PSU could cause all sorts of errors. When a...

A bad PSU could cause all sorts of errors. When a CD32 will not read discs I would normally suspect the laser (a bad laser would also stop it from spinning since it will only start the motor if it...
Forum: support.Hardware 21 October 2019, 15:09
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By demolition
Some of those cheap PSUs have a lot of noise...

Some of those cheap PSUs have a lot of noise which causes all sorts of problems. I used one with my 1541-II which shares the PSU connector with CD32, but when the drive was connected to a C64, there...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 October 2019, 12:35
Replies: 20
Views: 703
Posted By demolition
If you wonder why it is called by that name, it...

If you wonder why it is called by that name, it is because the switch looks a bit like a space invaders character:
https://i.imgur.com/L0vGNNE.jpg
Forum: support.Hardware 20 October 2019, 12:07
Replies: 20
Views: 703
Posted By demolition
And I have one with a Danish keymap.

And I have one with a Danish keymap.
Forum: support.Hardware 19 October 2019, 20:26
Replies: 23
Views: 817
Posted By demolition
There was some discussion regarding the license...

There was some discussion regarding the license so 3.1.4 was pulled back for a few weeks shortly after the initial launch until they got it sorted. I think the only change in the relaunched version...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 October 2019, 12:33
Replies: 23
Views: 817
Posted By demolition
WB3.1 runs fine on KS3.0. If it hangs on startup...

WB3.1 runs fine on KS3.0. If it hangs on startup then WB is either not installed properly or some other software is causing it to hang.
KS3.1 contains a few useful fixes over 3.0 so it is generally...
Forum: project.EAB 18 October 2019, 17:16
Replies: 32
Views: 3,531
Posted By demolition
Firefox says that while the certificate is valid...

Firefox says that while the certificate is valid for the main page, it contains elements from outside *.abime.net which means that it could be leaking information. Hence it will not show a green pad...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 October 2019, 15:46
Replies: 20
Views: 1,020
Posted By demolition
I have bought cheap 68010s a couple of times from...

I have bought cheap 68010s a couple of times from chinese sellers on ebay and so far they have all been genuine. I know that the more expensive CPUs are often fakes (68060 are probably >95% fakes),...
Forum: Member Introductions 15 October 2019, 21:53
Replies: 12
Views: 1,772
Posted By demolition
Welcome to EAB, Jan. :) Oh, and you should...

Welcome to EAB, Jan. :)

Oh, and you should probably get rid of the signature as it is not allowed:
http://eab.abime.net/faq.php?faq=eab_rules#faq_eab_signature



I didn't even know that and...
Forum: project.EAB 13 October 2019, 09:35
Replies: 32
Views: 3,531
Posted By demolition
Sure there are 'safe' sites. Nothing is 100%...

Sure there are 'safe' sites. Nothing is 100% obviously but I'll take 99% over 1%. It's like saying you are going to die eventually anyway so you might as well step in front of a car to get it over...
Forum: support.Other 13 October 2019, 05:59
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By demolition
DblPAL should work with that monitor for 640x512...

DblPAL should work with that monitor for 640x512 (which will also scale nicely by 2x to 1280x1024) without flickering and you could also try HighGfx.
Forum: support.Other 13 October 2019, 04:41
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By demolition
Well, there is this one: ...

Well, there is this one:
http://aminet.net/package/driver/moni/HighGFX40_6

You also got SuperPlus and Xtreme if you are using a compatible Indivision scandoubler. Not sure if those modes work...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 October 2019, 23:23
Replies: 2,467
Views: 373,053
Posted By demolition
Take them apart and clean the parts with soap and...

Take them apart and clean the parts with soap and water. I assume it is only on the plastic parts. If it has been there a while then it may have become discolored due to the acid but then you can...
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