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Old 02 December 2009, 17:14   #1
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New to the board - and to Amiga

Hi all,

When I was a kid I had a C64 with datacorder, back then floppy disks were high tech and unaffordable The C64 was great back then but I have always had my eye on an Amiga with the super high res colourful graphics and stereo sound, unfortunately that was even more unaffordable...

I forgot about the whole Amiga thing until I ran into an Amiga 500 at a local flea market a month ago... the guy wanted 10 euro's for the whole deal so I went home with an Amiga 500, 1084S monitor, some disks, a mouse and two joysticks. Played around with that for a bit and then realised I needed an A1200. Picked one of those up then realised I needed an expansion card. Picked one of those up and then realised I needed... well I don't know yet but I am sure I will think of something

Thanks for having me on the forums
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Old 02 December 2009, 17:17   #2
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Hi Voz

Nice to see someone pick up an A500 in 2009 and finding his way to the Amiga Hope we can be of some help here and enjoy your stay!
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Old 02 December 2009, 17:22   #3
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Kewl story Voz79, welcome aboard, theres lots to do and see round here
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Old 02 December 2009, 17:39   #4
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Hello voz and welcome to eab - it's great here, you will no doubt have some questions as you progress with your new Amiga and this is just the place to get the answers!
I learn something every week here...

It is a good time to get into the Amiga with so much now on-line!
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Old 02 December 2009, 17:51   #5
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hey welcome here, well done getting an A1200 it opens all kinds of possibilities!
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Old 02 December 2009, 18:00   #6
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Welcome voz

I'm sure there'll be plenty of questions, along with all the answers you'll need

Especially from TCD
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Old 02 December 2009, 19:29   #7
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Aha, a new victim

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Old 02 December 2009, 21:34   #8
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Thanks all for the warm welcomes hope to find infinite Amiga knowledge here
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