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Forum: Amiga scene 26 September 2017, 15:22
Replies: 15
Views: 765
Posted By brett71
I'm slightly confused about this, the way it's...

I'm slightly confused about this, the way it's worded, and hoping for some clarification.

This sounds like something similar to VNC. If this is the case, then Synergy's server component would...
Forum: MarketPlace 19 July 2017, 17:43
Replies: 12
Views: 979
Posted By brett71
A few years back, I bought a few items from...

A few years back, I bought a few items from airey36 (a couple of A500 Rev 6 motherboards, A500 case, etc.) and everything I received was as advertised and functional. Not sure what's happened with...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 July 2017, 19:39
Replies: 33
Views: 2,180
Posted By brett71
If this had a selectable PAL/NTSC mode, I'd...

If this had a selectable PAL/NTSC mode, I'd definitely be interested.
Forum: Amiga scene 15 June 2017, 17:43
Replies: 8
Views: 603
Posted By brett71
I'm.....not sure what I just watched. Was...

I'm.....not sure what I just watched.

Was this a serious promotional video of some kind, or was it where the phrase "baffle them with bullshit" originated?
Forum: support.Games 19 May 2017, 16:04
Replies: 18
Views: 798
Posted By brett71
Does that chart only include games that have...

Does that chart only include games that have "official" hard drive installers on the floppies, or games that could be HD installed with some clever scripting and strategic ASSIGNs?

For a lot of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 March 2017, 18:36
Replies: 67
Views: 7,865
Posted By brett71
A lot of the magazines listed in the poll must...

A lot of the magazines listed in the poll must have been mainly European ones. The main magazine I followed at the time was .info
Forum: Amiga scene 20 February 2017, 00:07
Replies: 187
Views: 21,734
Posted By brett71
I was a Kickstarter backer.

I was a Kickstarter backer.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 February 2017, 20:51
Replies: 545
Views: 64,051
Posted By brett71
To pop those chips out, I've also used a tiny...

To pop those chips out, I've also used a tiny flat-blade screwdriver, the kind you use to repair eyeglasses and such, put it in the little gap at two of the corners just enough to be touching the...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 February 2017, 16:12
Replies: 187
Views: 21,734
Posted By brett71
I just ordered the plain, standard beige cases.

I just ordered the plain, standard beige cases.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 February 2017, 15:10
Replies: 187
Views: 21,734
Posted By brett71
Phil, What is the current status of...

Phil,

What is the current status of shipments? I'm in the U.S. and according to the web page, my cases still have not shipped yet. Are you working through the orders on a country-by-country...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 January 2017, 17:30
Replies: 187
Views: 21,734
Posted By brett71
My status is also showing the same as the last...

My status is also showing the same as the last few other users have mentioned.
Forum: Amiga scene 30 December 2016, 20:22
Replies: 187
Views: 21,734
Posted By brett71
Hey Phil, While we're on the topic of...

Hey Phil,

While we're on the topic of keyboards and the A1200 cases are getting shipped out soon, any chance of getting some LED's for the A1200's made either as a separate part, or together with...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 December 2016, 22:45
Replies: 187
Views: 21,734
Posted By brett71
I certainly hope one of the upcoming projects is...

I certainly hope one of the upcoming projects is the creation of all-new keyboards to be used with the keycaps.
Forum: support.Games 15 December 2016, 23:32
Replies: 79
Views: 9,990
Posted By brett71
The reason the Melnok crack music is slower when...

The reason the Melnok crack music is slower when playing in PAL is because it was cracked from an NTSC source. I should know this because I provided the source. It is NOT due to an improper crack. ...
Forum: News 26 September 2016, 23:54
Replies: 36
Views: 3,686
Posted By brett71
Looking good! The only thing I'd suggest from...

Looking good! The only thing I'd suggest from those screenshots, is to make the jumps a little more in an arc than so straight, if possible.
Forum: News 17 August 2016, 17:51
Replies: 703
Views: 112,466
Posted By brett71
:great

:great
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 August 2016, 17:46
Replies: 49
Views: 2,993
Posted By brett71
Sorry to dig up this thread... Chronic Vapor

Sorry to dig up this thread...

Chronic Vapor
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 June 2016, 19:01
Replies: 38
Views: 3,830
Posted By brett71
For me, the owl looks a bit too much like a...

For me, the owl looks a bit too much like a direct lift from the original. Maybe it's just an interim image while they work on a better, more original model? The parallax is nice, although not sure...
Forum: Amiga scene 27 June 2016, 18:26
Replies: 20
Views: 3,700
Posted By brett71
And a question that comes to my mind... even if...

And a question that comes to my mind... even if I had 8MB of CHIP RAM, how much more would that really be of benefit in any games or apps? Can anyone think of a situation, a program or game that...
Forum: Amiga scene 27 June 2016, 16:38
Replies: 20
Views: 3,700
Posted By brett71
Never mind that very few, if any, games ever made...

Never mind that very few, if any, games ever made utilized more than 1MB of CHIP... :nuts:p

Very cool that this device works in a 1000, though!
Forum: Amiga scene 21 June 2016, 17:39
Replies: 84
Views: 4,421
Posted By brett71
No, but it'd make removing the battery and...

No, but it'd make removing the battery and replacing it trivial. :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 June 2016, 16:31
Replies: 141
Views: 8,629
Posted By brett71
I just posted in that thread that this is exactly...

I just posted in that thread that this is exactly what I used to see on my NTSC Amiga when I ran a game intended for PAL systems without using Degrader to reboot the machine into PAL mode. ...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 21 June 2016, 16:27
Replies: 39
Views: 2,586
Posted By brett71
This is exactly what I would see (back in the...

This is exactly what I would see (back in the day) when I got a game intended for PAL systems and ran it in NTSC on my NTSC Amiga. All I did to get it to work properly was ran Degrader, told it to...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 June 2016, 16:13
Replies: 84
Views: 4,421
Posted By brett71
Just a random thought, but if someone could come...

Just a random thought, but if someone could come up with a socket of sorts for those barrel batteries, it might make it dead simple to replace them periodically...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 June 2016, 21:23
Replies: 141
Views: 8,629
Posted By brett71
This is exactly what I'm describing when I had...

This is exactly what I'm describing when I had the 1084-P and 1084S-P monitors. I also had a Daewoo and it didn't do this adjustment of the scanlines automatically so when I would play a PAL game on...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 June 2016, 20:40
Replies: 141
Views: 8,629
Posted By brett71
I had Great Giana Sisters back in the day, and as...

I had Great Giana Sisters back in the day, and as far as I can remember, the pic marked NTSC is how it looked on my NTSC setup.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 June 2016, 20:33
Replies: 141
Views: 8,629
Posted By brett71
Unfortunately, I no longer have any of my Amigas...

Unfortunately, I no longer have any of my Amigas or monitors. But I can say this, if I was starting up Workbench 1.3 in either NTSC or PAL, the outline of the CLI as the machine runs the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 June 2016, 20:04
Replies: 141
Views: 8,629
Posted By brett71
Yes, we're both in the U.S., but no, we didn't...

Yes, we're both in the U.S., but no, we didn't see our NTSC games in the wrong aspect ratio, if I understand what you're saying....and we also got to see your PAL games in the correct aspect ratio...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 June 2016, 19:45
Replies: 141
Views: 8,629
Posted By brett71
Do they make anything that works as well as those...

Do they make anything that works as well as those 1084S-P monitors for modern monitors? I've read a lot about Indivision and stuff like that, but none of them sound like they work all that well...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 June 2016, 16:38
Replies: 141
Views: 8,629
Posted By brett71
I had several 1084's of both kinds, and the...

I had several 1084's of both kinds, and the boxier ones (like in your first pic) made by Philips/Magnavox, I also loved because of exactly how you described, it automatically would adjust the screen...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 June 2016, 16:24
Replies: 84
Views: 4,421
Posted By brett71
I have heard from various sources that those coin...

I have heard from various sources that those coin batteries do not necessarily provide the correct voltage to the clock to keep it running while the power is off. Others say it is just fine. I took...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 June 2016, 17:33
Replies: 84
Views: 4,421
Posted By brett71
Just speaking for myself, a few years ago, I sold...

Just speaking for myself, a few years ago, I sold a really decked out A3000 (maxxed memory 16MB with a ZIP to SIMM adapter, Kick 3.1 ROMs, 25Mhz 030, updated Buster, replaced battery [same form...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 June 2016, 20:28
Replies: 84
Views: 4,421
Posted By brett71
No, the 25Mhz models were just a different CPU...

No, the 25Mhz models were just a different CPU and clock generator, I think. I had a 25Mhz A3000 (a couple of them over the years, actually) and neither had a CPU card in them. It was just soldered...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 June 2016, 21:42
Replies: 141
Views: 21,759
Posted By brett71
I think it's the sound of crickets coming from...

I think it's the sound of crickets coming from Jens about the project that is giving everyone the impression that it's vaporware.
Forum: project.EAB File Server 01 June 2016, 19:31
Replies: 1,519
Sticky: EAB File Server
Views: 540,831
Posted By brett71
Does the file server just use our credentials...

Does the file server just use our credentials from the web site for access?
Forum: support.Games 25 April 2016, 18:03
Replies: 590
Views: 138,425
Posted By brett71
Just wondering, but when games are being...

Just wondering, but when games are being re-cracked (by Galahad, for example) or new cracks and trainers (Flashtro comes to mind), is anyone going through and adding these to TOSEC and to the FTP...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 31 March 2016, 17:25
Replies: 14
Views: 781
Posted By brett71
I remember having little Barbarian tournaments...

I remember having little Barbarian tournaments back in the day....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 March 2016, 17:22
Replies: 107
Views: 8,539
Posted By brett71
While my first choice would be something...

While my first choice would be something A500-compatible as a baseline (and therefore should be A1200 compatible too), if you were going to make something AGA, then push THAT hardware to the limit,...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 March 2016, 20:57
Replies: 25
Views: 7,281
Posted By brett71
Back in the day, and even recently for the short...

Back in the day, and even recently for the short while that I had actual hardware again, my favorite monitors were the Philipps-made 1084 and 1084S. Here in the US, I'd often gotten games that were...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 March 2016, 21:49
Replies: 63
Views: 6,138
Posted By brett71
Does the Pi3 have gigabit wired ethernet yet?

Does the Pi3 have gigabit wired ethernet yet?
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