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Forum: support.WinUAE 10 January 2020, 09:42
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By buckrogers
Playing Banshee AGA just now my generic USB...

Playing Banshee AGA just now my generic USB joypad saw its button 1 stop working mid mission on the way to Mova Scotia. As with the mouse doing a test/recap indicating button one was functioning.
Forum: support.WinUAE 10 January 2020, 09:08
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By buckrogers
winUAE righ mouse click stops working - cannot sort folders

Somewhat bizarrely everything was working fine but recently after booting winUAE I can only right click on workbench and sort but as soon as I right click and update, the right click menu that allows...
Forum: support.WinUAE 07 January 2020, 22:56
Replies: 27
Views: 3,178
Posted By buckrogers
Issue resolved! I have been using single lines....

Issue resolved! I have been using single lines. From memory this was because when multiplying the size of the image (eg., x2.5, x3) the ratio would be all wrong or the workbench image would stretch...
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 January 2020, 14:14
Replies: 27
Views: 3,178
Posted By buckrogers
I have seen tearing on 100Hz crt too but did not...

I have seen tearing on 100Hz crt too but did not see it yesterday and wondered why. Changed resolution to that which is native to the monitor (in this case from 800x600 to 1600x1200) and the tearing...
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 January 2020, 07:26
Replies: 27
Views: 3,178
Posted By buckrogers
Ok that helped reduce the tearing. In general a...

Ok that helped reduce the tearing. In general a high slice number shifts the tearing towards the top of the waterfall and a lower towards the bottom. Here is slice count 4:

Ok that helped reduce...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 January 2020, 12:22
Replies: 27
Views: 3,178
Posted By buckrogers
Tested a 1070ti on a 120Hz capable LCD. It...

Tested a 1070ti on a 120Hz capable LCD. It supports 56Hz and up so I did no tests at 50Hz. Conclusions:

- No tearing at 100Hz or 120Hz, as per my experience with 100Hz CRT!
- Tearing seen at 60Hz...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 January 2020, 07:13
Replies: 27
Views: 3,178
Posted By buckrogers
I get a horizontal shimmer that is most...

I get a horizontal shimmer that is most noticeable with top-down games (eg., chaos engine and warzone). The waterfalls in stage 1 of turrican 2 also reveal some tearing. This all goes away when I do...
Forum: support.WinUAE 23 April 2018, 10:36
Replies: 230
Views: 33,777
Posted By buckrogers
On the topic of using CRTs, according to toastyx...

On the topic of using CRTs, according to toastyx the author of the Custom Resolution Utility (CRU), if the monitor doesn't have an EDID, you're better off with an NVidia because AMD's driver has bugs...
Forum: support.WinUAE 22 April 2018, 12:33
Replies: 230
Views: 33,777
Posted By buckrogers
Excellent. Speaking of HDMI to vga adaptors: ...

Excellent. Speaking of HDMI to vga adaptors:

https://shmups.system11.org/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=59860

I just remembered I have a hd fury 3 somewhere (and an Extron but recall it as introducing...
Forum: support.WinUAE 21 April 2018, 04:25
Replies: 230
Views: 33,777
Posted By buckrogers
The deal breaker here is getting an analogue...

The deal breaker here is getting an analogue signal to a CRT from a modern GPU. Moving forward all AMD and Nvidia options will no longer have analogue output. Therefore stand alone GPU options seem...
Forum: support.WinUAE 21 April 2018, 01:40
Replies: 230
Views: 33,777
Posted By buckrogers
Thank you gentleman. While on the topic of CRTs...

Thank you gentleman. While on the topic of CRTs and modern GPUs and using beam-racing, mdrejhon are you using a utility or custom driver to select lower resolutions with your 1080ti? This is highly...
Forum: support.WinUAE 20 April 2018, 14:49
Replies: 230
Views: 33,777
Posted By buckrogers
Thank you to mdrejhon and Toni for this...

Thank you to mdrejhon and Toni for this advancement. Forgive my ignorance as I have not the patience to begin to understand the physics. Can someone please provide a lay persons summary in terms of...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 May 2013, 06:59
Replies: 48
Views: 4,828
Posted By buckrogers
No. ArcadeVGA video card is only good for...

No. ArcadeVGA video card is only good for outputting interlaced resolutions to a CRT (non pc monitor) like the 1084 or a telly with rbg scart input. And even then, it is configured for mostly NTSC...
Forum: support.WinUAE 21 May 2013, 02:26
Replies: 13
Views: 4,671
Posted By buckrogers
I assume most games we're programmed to run at...

I assume most games we're programmed to run at 640x256 or 640x288. As retro nerds states for more modern crt displays you want multiples of these rez's. In my case my crt likes 640x576 50p but also...
Forum: support.WinUAE 19 May 2013, 12:26
Replies: 13
Views: 4,671
Posted By buckrogers
Checked the manual of my monitor and it listed...

Checked the manual of my monitor and it listed several "acceptable" resolutions, including 576p 50hz with a vertical refresh of 31.25 and 625 'active lines'. Not sure if the visible to active lines...
Forum: support.WinUAE 18 May 2013, 17:31
Replies: 13
Views: 4,671
Posted By buckrogers
Thanks chaps. Managed to get 640x512p 60Hz and...

Thanks chaps. Managed to get 640x512p 60Hz and 640x576p 60Hz working and had a slight preference for 576p. I should be using 576p or interlaced at 50Hz as thats what the CRT monitor is spec'd for,...
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 May 2013, 13:20
Replies: 13
Views: 4,671
Posted By buckrogers
Best screen resolution for CRT purist?

The setup I am playing around with ATM is a broadcast/pro multisync monitor, winuae, powerstrip, and a couple of matrox and radeon video cards. What is the ideal resolution to use specifically for...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 20 November 2012, 12:49
Replies: 4
Views: 2,932
Posted By buckrogers
In terms of avoiding the onboard scaling of the...

In terms of avoiding the onboard scaling of the LCD monitor, sure you can do 1:1 pixel mapping if the monitor has that feature or the more common solution is to simply feed the LCD monitor its native...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 20 November 2012, 08:41
Replies: 4
Views: 2,932
Posted By buckrogers
100/120Hz support for LCD gaming monitors

I compared an IPS lcd screen (Dell 2007fp) vs crt monitors. Admittedly the response time of the 2007fp is not as good as more recently released IPS screens, but that aside, the CRT screens used felt...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 10 November 2012, 04:18
Replies: 7
Views: 2,157
Posted By buckrogers
Launcher not loading due to UnicodeDecodeError [Solved]

I installed fs-uae according to the compile instructions under slackware/salix and made sure that all dependencies are installed, including wxPython and pygame. I can run fs-uae but when I run the...
Forum: support.Games 26 July 2010, 14:23
Replies: 17
Views: 2,628
Posted By buckrogers
Many thanks for the responses. Using...

Many thanks for the responses.

Using WBclassic, I used DOpus to view and then copy the contents of my poolsave adf to a temp folder (A-Temp).

I then moved those files into the...
Forum: support.Games 26 July 2010, 12:21
Replies: 17
Views: 2,628
Posted By buckrogers
I first played it on an Apple IIc back in I think...

I first played it on an Apple IIc back in I think 1988. Then on an A500, then on PC DOS for a very short time, then the Amiga version again via emulation. I have restarted the game more times than I...
Forum: support.Games 26 July 2010, 12:18
Replies: 17
Views: 2,628
Posted By buckrogers
Thanks, yes, makes sense. Being a novice at UAE,...

Thanks, yes, makes sense. Being a novice at UAE, I must ask, how do you access the contents of an adf in WB? I tried clicking the adf, and then initiated a process "disk to file" (?) which did not...
Forum: support.Games 26 July 2010, 12:07
Replies: 17
Views: 2,628
Posted By buckrogers
Hey CyberD, any idea on how to make my saved...

Hey CyberD, any idea on how to make my saved games from my poolsave adf available to the WHDloaded game?

Oh yes, and the pre-installed version works much better!
Forum: support.Games 26 July 2010, 11:57
Replies: 17
Views: 2,628
Posted By buckrogers
Danka CyberD. I will give it a try. Turrican...

Danka CyberD. I will give it a try.

Turrican forever!
Forum: support.Games 26 July 2010, 11:49
Replies: 17
Views: 2,628
Posted By buckrogers
Pool of Radiance WHDload working?

Via winUAE and Bloodwych's WBclassic, I have tried several adf's (both cracked and "non" cracked) of this SSI goldbox classic with the latest WHDloader, but to no avail. Install works to completion,...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 08 January 2007, 22:35
Replies: 3
Views: 1,211
Posted By buckrogers
Thinking laterally, the MAME community have been...

Thinking laterally, the MAME community have been booting MAME and bypassing as much of XP as possible for years. Options include boot screen editors of sorts:
...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 08 January 2007, 04:40
Replies: 3
Views: 1,211
Posted By buckrogers
How to make a PC based virtual Amiga?

I've googled and searched threads with no luck.

What is the best way to go about configuring a x86 / XP machine to boot to winUAE / AIAB?

I know Amiga Forever has a solution, but it involves...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 November 2006, 13:01
Replies: 81
Views: 25,915
Posted By buckrogers
Don't mean to hijack, but can someone tell me the...

Don't mean to hijack, but can someone tell me the name of the game pictured below?

http://www.amiga.org/modules/myalbum/photos/2476.jpg[/quote]
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 October 2005, 11:41
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
OK. Got myself a loaded P3 with awe64. No sound...

OK. Got myself a loaded P3 with awe64. No sound though. Config.sys settings? I have not been able to run setup. I get a runtime error 200 at 059B:0091
Forum: support.Games 16 October 2005, 15:40
Replies: 1
Views: 1,112
Posted By buckrogers
Cracked by diferent groups is my understanding.

Cracked by diferent groups is my understanding.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 October 2005, 10:15
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
Oddbod, sounds like what is causing the problem,...

Oddbod, sounds like what is causing the problem, but am not sure how to verify this.

Thanx Keropi. The originals would be great. I had a german version I downloaded from a place I cannot remember....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 October 2005, 04:15
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
According to Torsten over at the turrican forever...

According to Torsten over at the turrican forever board, GUS is problematic, and an sb16 works flawlessly.

I've managed to get t2 pc working on what I think is a k6 based 700mhz duron machine....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 October 2005, 05:19
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
Excellent. Nothing like having a single PC for...

Excellent. Nothing like having a single PC for word processing, net surfing AND dos gaming, all using the original legacy hardware to boot.

I know a couple of guys on the forum prefer the PC...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 October 2005, 01:38
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
OK great. From what I have read, I can access the...

OK great. From what I have read, I can access the programs properties in windows 95, and select the memory tab, and turn EMS off. I imagine this is what is needed.

However, if I am running...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 October 2005, 12:57
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
Yes, the SW20 is an SB Pro compatible card so its...

Yes, the SW20 is an SB Pro compatible card so its best on an older 086 system. I have an SB16 and Roland general midi SCC-1 card for the newer system. The sensible thing would be to get an SB AWE32...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 October 2005, 00:15
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
Hey Keropi, no long time. I been buying up...

Hey Keropi, no long time. I been buying up hardware but am just getting round' to putting a system together now. I still have that Yamaha SW20 card but have yet to install it.

Could you use some...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 October 2005, 16:55
Replies: 17
Views: 6,224
Posted By buckrogers
Best way to play Turrican 2 PC dos

Some members mention Turrican on the pc as the best version. Whats the best way to play this? On an old 486 or emulated? Best soundcard (GUS?). How about sound emulated using dosbox?
Forum: support.WinUAE 22 May 2005, 05:56
Replies: 11
Views: 2,032
Posted By buckrogers
OK. That makes since given that neither internal...

OK. That makes since given that neither internal IDE or external SCSI drives are showing in HDtoolbox. But how do I disable the safety check argument. The option is not in the Harddrives tab i the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 22 May 2005, 04:54
Replies: 11
Views: 2,032
Posted By buckrogers
OK. The HD's icon appears in WB. I formatted the...

OK. The HD's icon appears in WB. I formatted the HD using XP but have not formatted it in winUAE nor have I partioned it.

How can I edit the settings in HDtoolbox if it does not recognise the...
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