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Forum: support.Hardware 18 October 2019, 22:07
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Posted By rabidgerry
I have removed C11, anything else I should do for...

I have removed C11, anything else I should do for the removal of noise in the picture? Turned all the colour controls to the left also and then adjusted from there using the software. I think...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 October 2019, 16:32
Replies: 414
Views: 99,261
Posted By rabidgerry
Ok well I will pm you a buy one from you. Shame...

Ok well I will pm you a buy one from you. Shame I didn't know about this when I was in Prague lol. Could have picked it up from you.
Forum: support.Hardware 17 October 2019, 15:26
Replies: 414
Views: 99,261
Posted By rabidgerry
Like the vertical textured bars that can be seen...

Like the vertical textured bars that can be seen in the Mortal Kombat picture I posted above? You can see like vehicle artefacts in the navy background of the picture.
Forum: support.Hardware 17 October 2019, 08:45
Replies: 414
Views: 99,261
Posted By rabidgerry
Ahhh so this is you ...

Ahhh so this is you

http://www.amibay.com/showthread.php?71068-Useful-Amiga-Cables-amp-Adapters

and you are recommending this?

GBS-Control Clip-on Adapter for GBS 8200 (8220, HD-VC9900)...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 October 2019, 20:51
Replies: 414
Views: 99,261
Posted By rabidgerry
So having used the GB 8220 for the last few days...

So having used the GB 8220 for the last few days I've decided there is too much weird artefacts on my TV.

I tried the shielding fix and not sure it helped.

Here are some pictures to show what I...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 October 2019, 22:39
Replies: 414
Views: 99,261
Posted By rabidgerry
Got my GBS 8220 up and running today! It was...

Got my GBS 8220 up and running today! It was tricky at first and I didn't realise I could switch the menu to English so I had made all my adjustments by trial and error!! But I got it working and...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 October 2019, 13:13
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Tried Mortal Kombat (a game I never knew existed...

Tried Mortal Kombat (a game I never knew existed on the Amiga until recently hahaha), two button works really well with it.

Still pissed at the Gloom side stepping not working though, I wanted to...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 October 2019, 19:10
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Tried Alien Breed 2 and a map is brought up using...

Tried Alien Breed 2 and a map is brought up using the extra button. I will give R-type a go also.
Forum: support.Hardware 12 October 2019, 00:05
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Tried Blues Brothers, Great Giana Sisters, and...

Tried Blues Brothers, Great Giana Sisters, and Alien 3 and C is jump on the pad and and B is fire. On the stick the trigger is jump and the top button is fire.

Did the mod work on the pad? Seems...
Forum: support.Hardware 11 October 2019, 20:27
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Ok forget my last post, that's what happens when...

Ok forget my last post, that's what happens when you test things out in an emulator!

The real results of using the modified pad with gloom on the real amiga, Button B fires, Button A and Button C...
Forum: support.Hardware 11 October 2019, 15:22
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Ok did the mod, but I've got the "a" button as...

Ok did the mod, but I've got the "a" button as fire "b" button still operates as forward or jump and "c" now also operates as a fire button as well.

I will post pictures later.

***edit***
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Forum: support.Hardware 10 October 2019, 20:14
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
:agree So finally I'm understanding it a bit! ...

:agree So finally I'm understanding it a bit!

Ok and what way is the pad wired without the mod? Megadrive pin 5 is meant to receive 5v right? But Amiga is sending via pin7 instead?

Amiga...
Forum: support.Hardware 10 October 2019, 15:32
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Aye butchering a cable seemed like an idea once I...

Aye butchering a cable seemed like an idea once I began to think of a way around needing the extra wire.



So by doing this mod I'm taking the 5v from the Amiga via pin 7 and distributing...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 October 2019, 22:09
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
@GlenM Seriously, excuse my lack of knowledge...

@GlenM Seriously, excuse my lack of knowledge :help

Thanks for that. I'll be able to knock that out tomorrow hopefully. A Fellow Belfast man I see :)

Regarding the Tecno Plus. I think the...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 October 2019, 20:16
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Ok so the tecno plus hasn't enough wires for me...

Ok so the tecno plus hasn't enough wires for me to mod it. :banghead
https://i.ibb.co/BNHN6kR/tecnoplus.jpg (https://ibb.co/BNHN6kR)

On the Quickshot I think I have identified the pins wires.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 October 2019, 15:16
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
I have a Quickjoy megadrive pad and a Tecno plus...

I have a Quickjoy megadrive pad and a Tecno plus swift like yourself. Pretty sure I mentioned the Tecno plus on previous messages. So since modding is the order of the day I figured I may as well...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2019, 18:57
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Forgive my caveman like mind, are you saying all...

Forgive my caveman like mind, are you saying all I need to do is add a resistor? I might have a 1k one knocking about.

Also how easy/simpler would it be to mod the regular amiga pad to have an A...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2019, 15:27
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
No Paul1981, there is only option for joystick...

No Paul1981, there is only option for joystick 1,2 mouse then two options for cd32 pads. So according to the manual the side step capability must be included within the joystick option.
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2019, 15:23
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
I didn't realise the cd32 pads where the same 9...

I didn't realise the cd32 pads where the same 9 pin connector. Doesn't matter anyways as I won't be getting one. In future I think I will stay away from megadrive related controllers, but...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2019, 23:35
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
:laughing ok ok it's on my want list. But I've...

:laughing ok ok it's on my want list. But I've done a bit more research and basically some of the sticks I have been looking at should fit the bill according to the "if they work with the master...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2019, 22:33
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Oh I think I've misunderstood you :bowdown. I...

Oh I think I've misunderstood you :bowdown. I thought that adapter allowed me to use a CD32 pad with an A1200. I thought you meant buy the adapter and CD32 pad. But I see where I went wrong now.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2019, 22:02
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
CD32 pads are expensive and that adapter is as...

CD32 pads are expensive and that adapter is as well. That's a lot of money for side step capability in one game.

I'm not going down the CD32 pad route.

Can't believe no one seems to know one...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2019, 20:52
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
It probably is, but those pads cost a bomb and...

It probably is, but those pads cost a bomb and I'd need another adapter to get it working on my A1200.





So you think it's already been modded? Interesting. I opened it up and played...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2019, 15:17
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
Well I was thinking since the button on my pad...

Well I was thinking since the button on my pad (which I'm going to identify as a mega drive pad) also acts the same as pushing forward or up couldn't I swap something inside to stop it doin that?<br...
Forum: support.Hardware 06 October 2019, 12:04
Replies: 45
Views: 1,338
Posted By rabidgerry
2 Button Joystick Question - Gloom

Hi, so I am keen to get stuck into the game Gloom and I want to use a joystick or a joypad. I read in the gloom manual

"To Play Gloom Using A Joystick

Move Forward Push joystick up
Move...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 01 October 2019, 20:13
Replies: 156
Views: 11,248
Posted By rabidgerry
In my quest to get Back to the Future Part II (I...

In my quest to get Back to the Future Part II (I enjoy it but it has a shit reputation) I was looking up hard drive installation. I went as far as buying the game disk online and successfully...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 29 September 2019, 17:08
Replies: 156
Views: 11,248
Posted By rabidgerry
So yeah I made another HD out of a transcend card...

So yeah I made another HD out of a transcend card I had previously been having issues with so it had been left by the way side for a bit. But since I started using a different CF card reader on my...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 27 September 2019, 23:30
Replies: 156
Views: 11,248
Posted By rabidgerry
****Update**** I tried my other CF HD and...

****Update****
I tried my other CF HD and mapped to a rom file using the ACATool (found a weird one by the number 3.1 (40.69)). I partly chose one with a different name to see if it actually was...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 27 September 2019, 19:57
Replies: 156
Views: 11,248
Posted By rabidgerry
Thanks for the explanation there. Turns out...

Thanks for the explanation there.

Turns out I was trippin! The maprom was just ignoring the fact I selected the RTB version and was booting of the 3.1 chips I installed. So I had to select the...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 26 September 2019, 20:27
Replies: 156
Views: 11,248
Posted By rabidgerry
Yeah that's right I am. I wondered what AGlaunch...

Yeah that's right I am. I wondered what AGlaunch was lol. I don't have anything in it's letter named directories though. Might mess about with that. Also I'll look for xbench.

Off topic...
Forum: support.Apps 25 September 2019, 16:41
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By rabidgerry
Tried the mouse button thing, didn't seem to...

Tried the mouse button thing, didn't seem to work.

That's pretty cool about the intuition library, very handy indeed.

Hmmm I don't want to pull the card, my stock system doesn't let me use the...
Forum: support.Apps 25 September 2019, 16:19
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By rabidgerry
No I read something wrong (typical) it was this...

No I read something wrong (typical) it was this part I got confused with "The ACA1233n.library and utilities have not been updated yet for the new ACA1233n (August 2019)." So the library hasn't been...
Forum: support.Apps 25 September 2019, 15:31
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By rabidgerry
This might sound ridiculous but when I got my...

This might sound ridiculous but when I got my ACA1233n a few months ago the tool for it hadn't been yet created and the library was the way to go. So I gather in the mean time the GUI has been...
Forum: support.Apps 24 September 2019, 13:48
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By rabidgerry
ACA1233nLib

So can anyone shed any light on how to use the library for the ACA1233N accelerator card?

I have installed the library on my OS, read the guide that accompanies the library and I still have no...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 24 September 2019, 13:34
Replies: 156
Views: 11,248
Posted By rabidgerry
So Tiny Launcher is an alternative, are there any...

So Tiny Launcher is an alternative, are there any others?

IGame I could live with but I'm close to 3000 games at the moment and by the time I finish the other letter it will be more so I might try...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 21 September 2019, 12:11
Replies: 156
Views: 11,248
Posted By rabidgerry
Well no I haven't tried that. I'm sure it would...

Well no I haven't tried that. I'm sure it would work. But the reason I don't want to do that that is I feel I need a viable solution to completely abandon the need for floppies. I have the onboard...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 September 2019, 21:19
Replies: 355
Views: 171,874
Posted By rabidgerry
I probably could check the voltage with a...

I probably could check the voltage with a multimeter. But I would need to know what pins are what.
Forum: Hardware pics 13 September 2019, 16:18
Replies: 86
Views: 104,538
Posted By rabidgerry
Mymemory 8gb CF card works perfectly in pcmcia...

Mymemory 8gb CF card works perfectly in pcmcia slot

https://i.ibb.co/SmZbcBY/Mymemory-2.jpg (https://ibb.co/SmZbcBY)

https://i.ibb.co/hMXStCz/Mymemory-1.jpg (https://ibb.co/hMXStCz)
Forum: support.Hardware 13 September 2019, 15:44
Replies: 355
Views: 171,874
Posted By rabidgerry
So the cheapo no name card that showed up as NDOS...

So the cheapo no name card that showed up as NDOS in the pcmcia slot I turned it into another HDD using classic workbench. Then the very next day another CF card I had ordered arrived. The brand is...
Forum: support.Hardware 11 September 2019, 22:08
Replies: 355
Views: 171,874
Posted By rabidgerry
Ok have been fooling about today making another...

Ok have been fooling about today making another CF HDD and I constantly seemed to get errors when it came to transferring files from the HDF of classic workbench onto the formatted partitions of the...
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