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Forum: News 10 November 2015, 14:11
Replies: 639
Views: 119,328
Posted By chocolate_boy
Amazing news, thanks for the update Jens!

Amazing news, thanks for the update Jens!
Forum: News 10 November 2015, 01:17
Replies: 639
Views: 119,328
Posted By chocolate_boy
Any update or progress on the A4000/40 issue? ...

Any update or progress on the A4000/40 issue? Still running mine in Zorro 2 mode a year later :sad
Forum: Amiga scene 04 October 2015, 17:30
Replies: 78
Views: 13,219
Posted By chocolate_boy
Because OS4 doesn't support USB 3.0. Hell, it...

Because OS4 doesn't support USB 3.0. Hell, it only just got 2.0 support last year or so! It was 1.1 before that, so don't expect 3.0 any time soon.
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 January 2015, 14:54
Replies: 513
Sticky: WinUAE QEMU PPC
Views: 234,212
Posted By chocolate_boy
I would also like to try, did anyone get MorphOS...

I would also like to try, did anyone get MorphOS 1.4.5 working yet?
Forum: News 22 December 2014, 01:40
Replies: 25
Views: 4,098
Posted By chocolate_boy
+1 for a digital download from me too. If I...

+1 for a digital download from me too. If I could buy a copy and have it this week I would as I'm off work, but by the time a CD arrived i'd have less time.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 December 2014, 16:59
Replies: 22
Views: 2,450
Posted By chocolate_boy
Apps, don't you mean programs? :bash ...

Apps, don't you mean programs? :bash

http://i.imgur.com/OGPKOCH.jpg
Forum: support.Hardware 17 November 2014, 22:39
Replies: 2
Views: 970
Posted By chocolate_boy
CD32 Joypad Repair

My CD32 joypad has a loose D-Pad, it spins around.

I've read about numerous fixes which generally involve putting pins or paperclips in, but no real explanation on how to do it or any...
Forum: News 24 October 2014, 00:14
Replies: 8
Views: 2,845
Posted By chocolate_boy
Any way to just download the game without...

Any way to just download the game without AmigaSYS?
Forum: support.Hardware 05 September 2014, 00:56
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By chocolate_boy
Tried that, just get the floppy insert screen then

Tried that, just get the floppy insert screen then
Forum: support.Hardware 05 September 2014, 00:13
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By chocolate_boy
Hard Disk LED With 4XEIDE'99

I have an odd problem with my A1200.

With an 4xEIDE'99 expansion fitted I can plug in my CD-ROM and a 2.5" 160GB hard disk, it all works fine but the hard disk does not light the activity light,...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 25 August 2014, 21:06
Replies: 6
Views: 1,827
Posted By chocolate_boy
No progress on this still? Would be great!

No progress on this still? Would be great!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 July 2014, 17:40
Replies: 5
Views: 1,023
Posted By chocolate_boy
Archive.org have complete scans of every Amiga...

Archive.org have complete scans of every Amiga Format, Cu Amiga, Shopper etc.

Seems they have a few AUI too:

https://archive.org/details/amigauserinternational
Forum: support.Apps 18 June 2014, 17:21
Replies: 0
Views: 462
Posted By chocolate_boy
EasyADF Sub Directories

Hi i have all my ADF files inside a directory called Games, then split into A-Z, but EasyADF won't see the directories if I set the path to sys:Games, it just shows blank unless I type in /a or /b...
Forum: project.EAB File Server 10 June 2014, 19:23
Replies: 2,235
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 731,539
Posted By chocolate_boy
Mirror seems to be down as well now, typical when...

Mirror seems to be down as well now, typical when I've got a day off work and was in the mood for some Amiga time :)
Forum: Amiga scene 21 May 2014, 00:18
Replies: 9
Views: 1,671
Posted By chocolate_boy
Archive.org has all the big Amiga mags and all...

Archive.org has all the big Amiga mags and all the specials too, Format is here:

https://archive.org/search.php?query=collection%3Aamigaformatmagazine&sort=-publicdate

CU, AUI, Power, Shopper...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 April 2014, 11:12
Replies: 14
Views: 3,997
Posted By chocolate_boy
Nah the CDTV is not rare, they pop up on ebay...

Nah the CDTV is not rare, they pop up on ebay every few weeks, definitely the best looking Amiga though.

The most rare machines are the original Commodore Amiga 4000T systems (not the ESCOM/Amiga...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 March 2014, 14:57
Replies: 36
Views: 3,283
Posted By chocolate_boy
Loads of full issues of old computer mags here...

Loads of full issues of old computer mags here and they're downloadable as PDF

https://archive.org/details/computermagazines

Including several issues of Amiga Action
...
Forum: support.Apps 11 March 2014, 01:41
Replies: 7
Views: 1,486
Posted By chocolate_boy
Ah I'm not a registered user, I downloaded it...

Ah I'm not a registered user, I downloaded it from the zone here on EAB.

I have got apdf, but it doesn't seem to print, just wants to save to a postscript file, not really sure how to print it...
Forum: support.Apps 10 March 2014, 23:53
Replies: 7
Views: 1,486
Posted By chocolate_boy
Oh, so there's no way to open PDF then? I keep...

Oh, so there's no way to open PDF then? I keep reading it can "edit PDF with ease".

http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?p=25509855&sid=2ae7c4100a83121e86de7ec1724423ba#p25509855



I...
Forum: support.Apps 10 March 2014, 20:25
Replies: 7
Views: 1,486
Posted By chocolate_boy
Pagestream 4 PDF?

I can't open PDF files in Pagestream 4 (from the zone) just get error File Format Not Recognized. I can export to PDF ok but not read the files, I thought PS4 was supposed to read/edit PDF files?
Forum: support.Apps 07 March 2014, 02:43
Replies: 1
Views: 539
Posted By chocolate_boy
Hightlight/Copy & Paste Locks Up Amiga

I'm running OS 3.9 on an 030 A1200 with 128 mb of RAM.

I'm having an odd glitch, when viewing files in Multiview if I highlight the text to copy it to the clipboard the Amiga will lock-up. The...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 February 2014, 11:01
Replies: 70
Views: 13,347
Posted By chocolate_boy
Nice find, weird suggestion to say an A500+ with...

Nice find, weird suggestion to say an A500+ with relokick is the machine to go for, why not just a standard A500 (that doesn't need relokick)? Especially as the 500+ has that awful leaky battery...
Forum: Amiga scene 27 January 2014, 15:18
Replies: 7
Views: 1,440
Posted By chocolate_boy
Like in this video: http://youtu.be/cOreJxIZMpw ...

Like in this video: http://youtu.be/cOreJxIZMpw

Would it be possible to use a Raspberry Pi with null modem instead of that Frizzbox?
Forum: Amiga scene 27 January 2014, 15:02
Replies: 7
Views: 1,440
Posted By chocolate_boy
Yeah wasn't looking to surf the web, just telnet...

Yeah wasn't looking to surf the web, just telnet and IRC. Rather keep it on 1.3 as I already have a beefed up 3.9 A1200, just wanted to see how much I could do on a low-end system.
Forum: Amiga scene 27 January 2014, 14:49
Replies: 7
Views: 1,440
Posted By chocolate_boy
I think 1.3 compatibility may be more of an issue?

I think 1.3 compatibility may be more of an issue?
Forum: Amiga scene 27 January 2014, 14:15
Replies: 7
Views: 1,440
Posted By chocolate_boy
CDTV to Raspberry Pi for Internet?

I recently saw a guide on hooking up an Amiga to the net via a Raspberry Pi, only thing is the software all needs 3.0 or above.

I have the null modem cable, is there anyway to do this on a 1mb...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 January 2014, 12:54
Replies: 4
Views: 950
Posted By chocolate_boy
That was a weird show! Here's the...

That was a weird show!

Here's the money-shot:

http://i.imgur.com/NmWkiJc.png
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 December 2013, 02:11
Replies: 71
Views: 6,343
Posted By chocolate_boy
Nonsense, any Brit who is familiar with the...

Nonsense, any Brit who is familiar with the Speccy certainly knows the C64 too. I know younger gamers in their teens and they know of the C64 in the same way we knew about the Atari 2600. The c64 was...
Forum: request.Apps 09 November 2013, 22:06
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By chocolate_boy
Thanks :-)

Thanks :-)
Forum: Amiga scene 02 November 2013, 09:55
Replies: 109
Views: 12,951
Posted By chocolate_boy
Confirmed that it's not going ahead now, I doubt...

Confirmed that it's not going ahead now, I doubt they even have the disks tbh.

http://youtu.be/eytx7E_AMWM?t=7m

Has anyone tried contacting Steve McGill, former Amiga Format writer to reviewed...
Forum: request.Apps 22 October 2013, 22:17
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By chocolate_boy
tcpdl

Any one has this utility for saving entire websites to the Amiga?

I know it was used a lot by CU Amiga and Amiga Format to save websites to their CDs. I can't find it on Aminet or anywhere today...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 October 2013, 11:12
Replies: 3
Views: 664
Posted By chocolate_boy
*bump* anyone got a card they can check against...

*bump* anyone got a card they can check against this?
Forum: support.Hardware 20 October 2013, 17:08
Replies: 3
Views: 664
Posted By chocolate_boy
ACA 1230/28 RTC question

My a1200 has recently forgotten how to keep the time. When investigating my 1230/28 for a replacement battery type I noticed the RTC chip is missing two pins!

I bought the unit with RTC fitted...
Forum: support.Apps 16 September 2013, 23:00
Replies: 5
Views: 878
Posted By chocolate_boy
Or just type Time And set it in the GUI...

Or just type

Time

And set it in the GUI and click save.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 August 2013, 16:33
Replies: 57
Views: 7,580
Posted By chocolate_boy
£399 for an A590 for my A500+ (same price the...

£399 for an A590 for my A500+ (same price the Amiga cost itself!) , a few months later I also got an A570 CD-ROM drive and had to swap them over depending on what I wanted to do, you couldn't have...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 August 2013, 16:13
Replies: 23
Views: 7,339
Posted By chocolate_boy
It seems Streiff & Helmold actually kept the...

It seems Streiff & Helmold actually kept the Commodore sign all these years!

http://i.imgur.com/QWNRhbM.png

And they have a rather nice Commodore collection

http://i.imgur.com/7LtIYVS.png
...
Forum: News 24 July 2013, 21:31
Replies: 104
Views: 28,962
Posted By chocolate_boy
Love the way your disk insert screen looks, and...

Love the way your disk insert screen looks, and that you kept the correct dimensions for the boing ball! They couldn't figure this out in AmigaOs 4 it seems and instead squished the ball to fit the...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 July 2013, 16:52
Replies: 11
Views: 2,660
Posted By chocolate_boy
Just shows a red screen on my iPhone 5 with iOS 7...

Just shows a red screen on my iPhone 5 with iOS 7 beta sadly. I can hear the sound/music but the display is just totally red :/
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 July 2013, 20:22
Replies: 43
Views: 5,068
Posted By chocolate_boy
Who knows? He was actually editor of Amiga Power...

Who knows? He was actually editor of Amiga Power before it closed. We all felt let down by Commodore but the way he took it out on the machine and its users for the best part of a decade after the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 July 2013, 19:54
Replies: 43
Views: 5,068
Posted By chocolate_boy
Stuart Campbell is/was a class A bell-end though,...

Stuart Campbell is/was a class A bell-end though, started his career at Amiga Power, when they folded he went to work for Digitiser on Teletext and spent the next few years slating the Amiga at every...
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