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Forum: support.Hardware 07 August 2020, 17:15
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By Mikerochip
Glen, I had a weird problem, something similar to...

Glen, I had a weird problem, something similar to yours.

I used a noname mSata drive, and whenever I turned on the A1200, the power light blinked rapidly

I first tried with the first adapter...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 August 2020, 12:44
Replies: 46
Views: 2,498
Posted By Mikerochip
I have the Atari ST version of this. Got it only...

I have the Atari ST version of this. Got it only a few weeks after it came out (Well, maybe a bit longer, but not much) and it had a stick on the front that said dongle no longer required.
(And...
Forum: support.Games 31 July 2020, 14:57
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By Mikerochip
My version came in the big black box, with...

My version came in the big black box, with manual, poster, 2x disks with black labels and codewheel.

Like this:...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 31 July 2020, 00:38
Replies: 1
Views: 196
Posted By Mikerochip
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=88055 ...

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=88055

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=100101

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=74589
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 29 July 2020, 18:10
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
No, standard blank install, out of the box, Sega...

No, standard blank install, out of the box, Sega Saturn sometimes used to stutter playing just the intro video.

It doesn't any more, but, it still doesn't feel as responsive, most of the time....
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 29 July 2020, 14:42
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
I know, but, Retroarch has some weird laggy frame...

I know, but, Retroarch has some weird laggy frame skips at times.
The PCE core almost never suffers from them now, but the SS definitely does.
And the PSX one does, the odd times.

Nothing to do...
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 29 July 2020, 12:44
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
Fair enough! Just if anyone wants it: ...

Fair enough!

Just if anyone wants it:

REM Path to CHD hardcoded to prevent problems
REM Path to Mednafen also hardcoded to prevent problems
REM Converts .chd to .cue/bin, runs emu, deletes...
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 29 July 2020, 00:49
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
Not sure I agree Ian, about it being a valid...

Not sure I agree Ian, about it being a valid reason not to use them, since you can get 100% back to the original disk, shipping the collection with a small extraction script is probably all that's...
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 22 July 2020, 23:11
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
Ah! Mode2/2336 is actually an MPEG file as a...

Ah!

Mode2/2336 is actually an MPEG file as a track.

You can extract as per instructions above, and it should match.

but, just for yourself to check it out, you can right click, extract...
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 22 July 2020, 22:12
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
Yeah, I understand. Why TOSEC persist with...

Yeah, I understand.

Why TOSEC persist with that stupid split track setup I don't know.
(It's not representative of an actual CD. Or well, not accurately representative enough)
(Which is the...
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 22 July 2020, 20:32
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
If you don't have a .cue, just make one! ...

If you don't have a .cue, just make one!

FILE "track01.iso" BINARY
TRACK 01 MODE1/2048
INDEX 01 00:00:00

Save those 3 lines to a cue and rename the iso file as needed.

For things...
Forum: support.Hardware 22 July 2020, 15:13
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By Mikerochip
Copy protected stuff will work just fine too...

Copy protected stuff will work just fine too Jope.

I've converted lots of .ipf files to HFEv3 and they're perfect.
more than a few .SCP files I've dumped too.

No problems.
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 21 July 2020, 23:47
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
Convert the .iso to a .bin first? then convert...

Convert the .iso to a .bin first? then convert that to a .chd.

It'll revert to the .bin file no problem then.
Forum: project.TOSEC (amiga only) 21 July 2020, 15:34
Replies: 32
Views: 1,286
Posted By Mikerochip
It'll work fine on ISO and ISO/WAV once you have...

It'll work fine on ISO and ISO/WAV once you have a .cue file.

Not sure if it'll work on ISO/MP3, but, then, why would you want that anyhow..

I converted what I wanted from the set a while back,...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 July 2020, 11:16
Replies: 4,322
Views: 781,208
Posted By Mikerochip
gimbal, have you played Just Cause? Those...

gimbal, have you played Just Cause?

Those games are my fav. sandbox games that I like to blow stuff up in.

Hardly realistic, etc, but man, those explosions sure are pretty!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 July 2020, 00:03
Replies: 4,322
Views: 781,208
Posted By Mikerochip
Zelda, Breath of the Wild. Again. So many...

Zelda, Breath of the Wild. Again.

So many little cool things to find, and do.
So so many small touches everywhere.

I can criticize it a lot, but the DLC adds a few very nice new key features...
Forum: support.Apps 15 July 2020, 11:40
Replies: 10
Views: 524
Posted By Mikerochip
@Daedalus, is there a list of specific file...

@Daedalus, is there a list of specific file attributes somewhere?

Would it be worth making a windows (explorer?) plugin/exe to let you set the specific bits in windows to match (or at least set)...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 July 2020, 00:21
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By Mikerochip
The cheapest SD to PCMCIA on the above list is...

The cheapest SD to PCMCIA on the above list is €20 odd, btw.

All the cheap ones are CF to PCMCIA.
(I wouldn't mind a cheap SD to PCMCIA, but I don't need one at all, I just sort of want one)
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 13 July 2020, 00:18
Replies: 555
Views: 59,987
Posted By Mikerochip
So, what's happening with games that aren't on...

So, what's happening with games that aren't on the list?

EG, the Codemasters 2 disk compilation I made SCP dumps of,
and put in the Zone.
Forum: support.Games 08 July 2020, 00:01
Replies: 12
Views: 648
Posted By Mikerochip
The manuals for Jimmy White's Whirlwind Snooker...

The manuals for Jimmy White's Whirlwind Snooker were impressive, I thought.

A massive manual, going into huge amounts of detail, like the physics of the game, the scoring, etc, then, a shortcut...
Forum: support.WinUAE 07 July 2020, 12:07
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Mikerochip
Try a different drive, and/or try dumping it...

Try a different drive, and/or try dumping it another 10 times or so.


I've dumped one disk about 20 times until I got a good image.

The 5 revolutions, btw, isn't just for dirty disks.
It's...
Forum: support.WinUAE 06 July 2020, 22:06
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Mikerochip
3 revolutions, btw, is not acceptable for...

3 revolutions, btw, is not acceptable for preservation of images, it needs to be a minimum of 5.
(Which, I presume, will push you to almost exactly 4 mins, the same as me)

It's ok, if your disks...
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 July 2020, 12:00
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Mikerochip
If it takes under a minute you're doing something...

If it takes under a minute you're doing something drastically wrong.


Are you dumping at 5 revolutions? both sides, and 84 tracks?

If you're dumping at 1 revolution that's useless for...
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 July 2020, 00:54
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Mikerochip
That's .... not how that works. You would...

That's .... not how that works.

You would have to ask for each track, one by one, and wait for the GW to dump it,
It would be particularly slow, and pretty complicated.
And you'd end up with...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 July 2020, 00:47
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By Mikerochip
1990-1996 : No PC 1996: Laptop, no Joystick. ...

1990-1996 : No PC
1996: Laptop, no Joystick.
1997: Joypad, 6 buttons + Steering wheel, 4 buttons, 2 paddles.
1998-2000: Joypad, Microsoft, 9 buttons. + Joystick, Logitech, 8 buttons, hat,...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 July 2020, 20:20
Replies: 178
Views: 30,714
Posted By Mikerochip
Hi Toni, never noticed you replied to my post...

Hi Toni, never noticed you replied to my post about the pictures data launching.

I've uploaded a config and game disk with pictures and such all set up to The Zone!
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 July 2020, 20:19
Replies: 24
Views: 3,035
Posted By Mikerochip
Well, ok! Attached a config and adf, with...

Well, ok!

Attached a config and adf, with files, pictures, etc etc.

The uae config path is relative, so, should work anywhere?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 June 2020, 21:27
Replies: 6,320
Views: 1,171,925
Posted By Mikerochip
I just got the PCB's I ordered in January last...

I just got the PCB's I ordered in January last week.
2x boxes were posted.
One I got 3 weeks after dispatch, one ... what's this, five months?
:shocked:rolleyes
Forum: Hardware mods 20 June 2020, 21:24
Replies: 20
Views: 2,878
Posted By Mikerochip
How/where would you connect it to the Amiga, just...

How/where would you connect it to the Amiga, just out of curiosity?
I presume the Floppy interface is just too slow, to be of practical use.
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 02 June 2020, 11:50
Replies: 8
Views: 1,092
Posted By Mikerochip
Build yourself a Greaseweazle....

Build yourself a Greaseweazle. https://github.com/keirf/Greaseweazle

Or buy a Kryoflux, or Supercard Pro.

To be clear though, there is no device, (that I know of anyhow) that will let WinUAE...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 May 2020, 17:43
Replies: 23
Views: 1,615
Posted By Mikerochip
https://amigastore.eu/en/698-amiga-1200-8mb-fast-r...

https://amigastore.eu/en/698-amiga-1200-8mb-fast-ram-expansion.html That's my 8MB btw.

@Thomas, in such a case, can we specify in software that all devices, even if they operate in ram mode, are...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 May 2020, 01:24
Replies: 120
Views: 11,798
Posted By Mikerochip
Regrets, I've had a few ... :p Actually, and...

Regrets, I've had a few ... :p

Actually, and don't shoot me for this, but, my biggest Amiga regret, right now, is.... the fact that I bought an Amiga in the first place! :shocked

Hear me out......
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 May 2020, 18:38
Replies: 98
Views: 9,110
Posted By Mikerochip
Depends on the game for me. Most of the average...

Depends on the game for me. Most of the average games, or 3D games, I've no interest in, but I still play some of the games I played way back when.

And games that are 2D still look gorgeous....
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 May 2020, 20:54
Replies: 24
Views: 3,035
Posted By Mikerochip
Boo! Embrace the change DamienD :agree :p ~ ...

Boo! Embrace the change DamienD :agree :p

~

Toni, is it intentional that only one data link works when there's more than one onscreen?
So, I made two buttons: One for readme, one for URL on...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 May 2020, 15:52
Replies: 14
Views: 1,624
Posted By Mikerochip
You're never going to get everyone to agree to...

You're never going to get everyone to agree to any top anything list, but, in my opinion, since you had no actual list, I had to skip though the video to see what games you picked, rather than...
Forum: support.WinUAE 09 May 2020, 00:26
Replies: 24
Views: 3,035
Posted By Mikerochip
Thank you! This is awesome :) Hi...

Thank you! This is awesome :)



Hi DamienD!


You could though, set maybe 4 in total?
For any entries that have 2, only 2 will show.
But! What if you made a new png/icon yourself?
Forum: support.WinUAE 08 May 2020, 14:06
Replies: 24
Views: 3,035
Posted By Mikerochip
OK! This is amazing. It's in B2, and working! ...

OK! This is amazing. It's in B2, and working!

So, just to make sure I know the rules then:

1) a file called ___Title.png must exist or config gets ignored.
2) Pictures are shown in the order:...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 May 2020, 00:06
Replies: 6
Views: 636
Posted By Mikerochip
@Pyromania, I think, realistically, extending...

@Pyromania, I think, realistically, extending that line of reasoning out, then, the most likely scenario would be, the Amiga being American, would have been sunk without a trace by Sony, assuming...
Forum: support.Amiga Forever 02 May 2020, 18:02
Replies: 19
Views: 2,447
Posted By Mikerochip
Since you have a Gotek, couldn't you just make a...

Since you have a Gotek, couldn't you just make a HD 1760KB disk, and copy the WB and .library on to it, and boot?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 April 2020, 16:23
Replies: 5
Views: 924
Posted By Mikerochip
Peter Putnik did a version with no slowdown that...

Peter Putnik did a version with no slowdown that runs on the STE, with enhanced sound.

http://atari.8bitchip.info/SCRSH/princofps.html

There's some videos on the page as well as download links.
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