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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 10:28
Replies: 768
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Posted By lesta_smsc
You could make it even more interesting by using...

You could make it even more interesting by using NXE boot and installation through TFTP server!
Forum: Amiga scene Today, 00:18
Replies: 102
Views: 3,767
Posted By lesta_smsc
Game was mentioned on an Amiga channel which is...

Game was mentioned on an Amiga channel which is broadcasting live right now!

https://youtu.be/IKaDEIW12cs

Tiny Galaga mentioned around 1:07 or so...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 00:13
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
GLSL is shader which is gaining popularity on...

GLSL is shader which is gaining popularity on newer systems and monitors. Actually looks incredible but for nostalgia sake I'm sticking with CRT! Also it allows cheap retro hardware to be more...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 22:16
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
As far as I know... i suppose there may be away...

As far as I know... i suppose there may be away if you did resolution mod at 31khz
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 21:31
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
You won't get scanlines unless you go to 240p......

You won't get scanlines unless you go to 240p... that requires some means of doing that eg VGA to SCART with necessary modelines.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 20:05
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
I have a CRT TV connected lol (this is for 240p...

I have a CRT TV connected lol (this is for 240p retro gaming). It works great for DOS too! BTW you can opt to choose original resolution for fullscreen via DOSBox so you can play games at native...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 19:07
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
True but if your soundcard does not have DOS...

True but if your soundcard does not have DOS drivers you're at a loss for sound hence would need VDMsound.

I've got a laptop as my DOS machine. It has DOS Soundblaster compatibility [emoji3]
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 14:27
Replies: 102
Views: 3,767
Posted By lesta_smsc
Great box art! That could be implemented as intro...

Great box art! That could be implemented as intro lol.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 14:08
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
Yes but Windows 98SE gives you benefits of...

Yes but Windows 98SE gives you benefits of updates sometimes needed and use of VDMSound if required for Windows!

You could also also just install XP which works better for VDMSound and use DOSBox...
Forum: support.Hardware Yesterday, 11:31
Replies: 6
Views: 191
Posted By lesta_smsc
I've seen a fare few priced better but depends on...

I've seen a fare few priced better but depends on your search terms. You need 50ns EDO RAM and searching for this yields better results:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/333526659804

That's a good...
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 11:23
Replies: 10
Views: 424
Posted By lesta_smsc
Looks like a promising start. I'm sure a GUI...

Looks like a promising start. I'm sure a GUI would come a long with this by others once released to give frontend to command line interface (as has been done for Greaseweazle).

Keep up the good...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 May 2020, 10:33
Replies: 6,254
Views: 1,146,157
Posted By lesta_smsc
Thats ridiculously cheap! Local ad?

Thats ridiculously cheap! Local ad?
Forum: Amiga scene 29 May 2020, 23:28
Replies: 12
Views: 898
Posted By lesta_smsc
[emoji1787][emoji1787][emoji1787] that's...

[emoji1787][emoji1787][emoji1787] that's hilarious.
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2020, 13:56
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By lesta_smsc
Maybe wait till more expertise offered by others...

Maybe wait till more expertise offered by others who have attempted such repairs.

I wonder whether @Daedalus could shed some light?
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2020, 13:55
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By lesta_smsc
My apologies. I was just hoping to put my setup...

My apologies. I was just hoping to put my setup to the challenge lol.
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2020, 13:05
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By lesta_smsc
Looks like interference hence poor signal. Worth...

Looks like interference hence poor signal. Worth taking a look at bandpass filter.
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2020, 11:58
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By lesta_smsc
Actually getting recapped is probably still a...

Actually getting recapped is probably still a good idea since these capacitors can leak!

https://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=66586

Similar issue but no solution in the thread.

This video...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 May 2020, 11:09
Replies: 6,254
Views: 1,146,157
Posted By lesta_smsc
For the price this is excellent! A small mod will...

For the price this is excellent! A small mod will bring this back to life. BTW what resolution is the screen used (?could he replacement for RPi!?). The picture on the video looks pixel perfect in...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2020, 10:55
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By lesta_smsc
If there are specific examples that cause tearing...

If there are specific examples that cause tearing and audio glitches, I would like to test on my current set up :)
Forum: Amiga scene 28 May 2020, 05:33
Replies: 102
Views: 3,767
Posted By lesta_smsc
The image taken from WinUAE? Are you emulating...

The image taken from WinUAE? Are you emulating with scanlines? Looks good!

Incredible work @pink^abyss and Co! Impressive that its such a small file which delivers hours of gameplay! Graphics...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2020, 05:28
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By lesta_smsc
So I looked into getting Mister vs using an old...

So I looked into getting Mister vs using an old laptop connected to TV. Since I had a laptop and it was more versatile to use for multiple emulations I decided to go with latter option (and it was...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 May 2020, 05:19
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By lesta_smsc
A520 adaptor converts RGB to composite? So maybe...

A520 adaptor converts RGB to composite? So maybe the issue isn't capacitors but the RF connector?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 May 2020, 05:16
Replies: 6,254
Views: 1,146,157
Posted By lesta_smsc
That's a poor AV interface. Cheap components. I...

That's a poor AV interface. Cheap components. I wonder whether a similar fix to this would work:

https://www.retrorgb.com/snesverticalline.html
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 May 2020, 03:31
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
Just update: MAME running very well on 240p!...

Just update:

MAME running very well on 240p! I need to tweak modelines so that I can get Pang to display correctly without overscanning on vertical axis. Interestingly, if I select NTSC TV as...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 May 2020, 03:22
Replies: 6,254
Views: 1,146,157
Posted By lesta_smsc
Never seen this before. Seems pretty cool on...

Never seen this before. Seems pretty cool on advert!

Have you tried it with TV connection? Is it native resolution?

It reminds me of a clone NES I once had that had 99999 games lol.
Forum: Hardware mods 27 May 2020, 03:09
Replies: 163
Views: 71,718
Posted By lesta_smsc
If it's intermittent then you may have issue with...

If it's intermittent then you may have issue with IDE connection. This could be the wire or the IDE connector on motherboard. Unfortunately without testing either using an alternative motherboard...
Forum: Hardware mods 21 May 2020, 13:00
Replies: 163
Views: 71,718
Posted By lesta_smsc
Post a pic of your CF adaptor (not one online as...

Post a pic of your CF adaptor (not one online as they all look similar and it's your specific board that will be needed). Some of these require either a single wire or component to feed the high...
Forum: support.Hardware 20 May 2020, 23:28
Replies: 10
Views: 361
Posted By lesta_smsc
Sometimes the disks may have mould. Your disk...

Sometimes the disks may have mould. Your disk head picking up on this and over time it is accumulated which causes it to have problems reading. Just a thought if you clean the head and try same disks...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 May 2020, 23:47
Replies: 43
Views: 5,193
Posted By lesta_smsc
These are very interesting to read. Keep up the...

These are very interesting to read. Keep up the good work 4pLaY
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 May 2020, 14:17
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
Yes Nvidia is supported via Soft15khz. Some...

Yes Nvidia is supported via Soft15khz.

Some Dells will come with ATI addon card...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 May 2020, 13:20
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
So now I want a slim PC that will be perfect for...

So now I want a slim PC that will be perfect for MAME cabinet. I'm looking at Dell Optiplex due to their compact size. Anyone have any recommendations?

Ideally with on-board ATI graphics card so I...
Forum: Collections 16 May 2020, 02:48
Replies: 10
Views: 1,037
Posted By lesta_smsc
Welcome to the forum... look at tool called...

Welcome to the forum... look at tool called DiskRipper to make this task somewhat easier.
Forum: support.Hardware 16 May 2020, 02:46
Replies: 19
Views: 592
Posted By lesta_smsc
Very peculiar. In other things I have used NTSC...

Very peculiar. In other things I have used NTSC will display except it would be in B&W rather than not show up at all. The OSCC may be doing some additional conversion that is creating the issue.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2020, 20:55
Replies: 6,254
Views: 1,146,157
Posted By lesta_smsc
Bought a few days ago: Wii video connector...

Bought a few days ago:

Wii video connector to SCART. For pixel perfect resolution (240p)!

Build a cable for VGA to SCART not that long ago for MAME!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2020, 20:47
Replies: 768
Views: 49,096
Posted By lesta_smsc
So here goes: I currently have DOS and...

So here goes:

I currently have DOS and Windows 98SE. The logic is that the DOS sound ONLY works in DOS and not within Windows 98SE. This is due to how the drivers are configured and the AC'97...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 May 2020, 21:46
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By lesta_smsc
Is this because game requirements are over 1MB? I...

Is this because game requirements are over 1MB? I cant see how the location of RAM would make a difference other than needing more RAM in general in which case any means of adding RAM would work...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 May 2020, 21:38
Replies: 25
Views: 1,725
Posted By lesta_smsc
They are probably basing price on current market...

They are probably basing price on current market value then add on 10-20% since item is new.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 May 2020, 15:13
Replies: 58
Views: 2,562
Posted By lesta_smsc
I remember when I first got this game and was...

I remember when I first got this game and was amazed by the detail and graphics in comparison to other games of its time (or since)! The into movie is still something I am in awe of to this day!
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 11 May 2020, 15:00
Replies: 19
Views: 2,107
Posted By lesta_smsc
Not sure if you recall the point and click or was...

Not sure if you recall the point and click or was it controlled by joystick?

Beastlord? http://hol.abime.net/85/screenshot
Forum: Amiga scene 11 May 2020, 14:58
Replies: 53
Views: 3,432
Posted By lesta_smsc
Will this run on stock Amiga A600? I have PCMCIA...

Will this run on stock Amiga A600? I have PCMCIA network adaptor so will have internet connection. Just wondering how much memory it will all take up if requires use of network?
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