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Forum: project.WHDLoad 22 May 2022, 23:07
Replies: 12
Views: 2,119
Posted By solarmon
@wepl, Thank you so much for implementing...

@wepl,

Thank you so much for implementing this navigation feature - it will make is so much easier to choose the custom options now.

I've tested this on the A500mini, using Paul Vince's...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 May 2022, 12:54
Replies: 9
Views: 592
Posted By solarmon
Show the schematic you are using for this mod....

Show the schematic you are using for this mod. What type of switch are you using and what are the connections.
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 06 May 2022, 11:42
Replies: 5
Views: 3,665
Posted By solarmon
Hi Sorry, to resurrect this old thread, but...

Hi

Sorry, to resurrect this old thread, but for this feature it is stated that it is write-only. Since it was implemented, is there now a read version?

I would like to extract the volumename...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 27 April 2022, 23:04
Replies: 65
Views: 30,844
Posted By solarmon
@spannernick, I also got myself an A500mini...

@spannernick,

I also got myself an A500mini (two in fact!).

I have already made a start to adapting UCG to support it - it even makes the dummy .LHA to go with the _ol.uae file.

I just need...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 April 2022, 15:52
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
Do you see the.a500states directory? Some systems...

Do you see the.a500states directory? Some systems hide fes and directories starting what a dot/period character.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 April 2022, 12:35
Replies: 10
Views: 2,111
Posted By solarmon
Wow! That is fantastic! Nice work!

Wow! That is fantastic!

Nice work!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 April 2022, 11:49
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
How did you do the backup? Did the process...

How did you do the backup? Did the process include the .a500states directory, which could have been hidden from view.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 April 2022, 20:57
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
In .a500states directory on the USB stick. ...

In .a500states directory on the USB stick.

Note that the directory name for each game is a hash of the filename and directory path. So if you move the LHA game to a different location on the USB...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 April 2022, 16:32
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
You shouldn't need all those initial steps to...

You shouldn't need all those initial steps to just get to the Amiberry GUI. All you need to do is: for any LHA game file, once selected go to the Game Settings for it. This generates a "_ol.uae" file...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 April 2022, 01:19
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
@ozasis, The WHDLoad LHA file for the game...

@ozasis,

The WHDLoad LHA file for the game is in the link in my last post.

It looks like there is already an entry for it in the whdload_dm.xml file.

So, it should work. I'll try it when I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 April 2022, 17:47
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
Actually, looking at the post again, there is a...

Actually, looking at the post again, there is a link to an unofficial WHDLoad version, at:
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 April 2022, 15:07
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
Yeah, these are normal game files for a hard disk...

Yeah, these are normal game files for a hard disk install (hence the 'HD' in the filename). These are not WHDLoad pre-built game LHA packages (as opposed to just WHDLoad install game LHA packages).
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 April 2022, 13:06
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
@Ozasis Where did you download the LHA files...

@Ozasis Where did you download the LHA files from? Please link to them exactly.

Please note that not all LHA files are WHDLoad game files. LHA is just an archiving/packaging format.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 April 2022, 00:06
Replies: 92
Views: 19,480
Posted By solarmon
Specifically, it is a modified/custom version: ...

Specifically, it is a modified/custom version:

Amiberry v3.3+Redquark

Which can be found at

https://github.com/retro-games-ltd/redquark-amiberry-rb

Note, that this is just the emulator it...
Forum: support.Other 19 April 2022, 00:00
Replies: 15
Views: 2,228
Posted By solarmon
Check the plungers. Swap the suspect keys with...

Check the plungers. Swap the suspect keys with known working ones. If the issue follows then it is the plungers - which you can clean/wipe (not with isopropyl alcohol), or what I have done is to use...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 19 March 2022, 19:59
Replies: 32
Views: 2,883
Posted By solarmon
If you are still looking to get an RGBtoHDMI...

If you are still looking to get an RGBtoHDMI solution then please PM me. I'm UK based and can provide them - see my sales thread at http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=107314
Forum: support.Hardware 15 March 2022, 09:06
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By solarmon
Refer to http://www.g-mb.de/pcmcia_e.html

Refer to http://www.g-mb.de/pcmcia_e.html
Forum: support.Hardware 11 March 2022, 18:22
Replies: 13
Views: 969
Posted By solarmon
What is the state of the A600? Has it been...

What is the state of the A600? Has it been recapped?

What motherboard revision is it?

I assume you have used Amiga Test Kit to do a CIA test, long memory test, and to use the disk drive signals...
Forum: support.Hardware 10 March 2022, 08:54
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By solarmon
The default for drive select should be "A", so...

The default for drive select should be "A", so this does not really make any sense.
Forum: support.Hardware 09 March 2022, 13:06
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By solarmon
See...

See https://github.com/keirf/greaseweazle/wiki/Drive-Select
Forum: support.Hardware 08 March 2022, 21:32
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By solarmon
OK, if you can dump a disk OK, then a few things...

OK, if you can dump a disk OK, then a few things to check:

1. Check that you have the write enable jumper connected on the GW v4 board. Maybe it is not writing, so the verification read back is...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 March 2022, 21:28
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By solarmon
Yes, a straight cable will work - but you...

Yes, a straight cable will work - but you probably need to set the drive select to B (for a standard PC floppy drive).
Forum: support.Hardware 08 March 2022, 09:43
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By solarmon
Are you able to do a 'read' of a disk and save it...

Are you able to do a 'read' of a disk and save it as ADF (if AmigaDOS format) or as SCP?

Forget about WinUAE for now - you need to make sure you are able to read and write using the Greaseweazle...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 March 2022, 23:53
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By solarmon
What Greaseweazle model do you have? What floppy...

What Greaseweazle model do you have? What floppy drive do you have and what cable are you using (straight or PC crossover?) Describe your setup, or even better, show some pictures of it.

Are you...
Forum: support.Hardware 05 March 2022, 10:27
Replies: 6
Views: 404
Posted By solarmon
Use diskpart to 'clean' all the partitions off...

Use diskpart to 'clean' all the partitions off the SD/CF card. BUT BE VERY CAREFUL!!! http://tech.webit.nu/partitioning-16-gb-compact-flash-card-with-winuae-and-pfs3/
Forum: support.Games 04 March 2022, 23:53
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By solarmon
Rename the ROM file - as per: ...

Rename the ROM file - as per:

http://www.whdload.de/docs/en/need.html

Depending on your Amiga Forever version, you might also need the rom.key file too.
Forum: support.Hardware 04 March 2022, 13:57
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By solarmon
Which revision is it. Check on amigapcb.org to...

Which revision is it. Check on amigapcb.org to see where those two power rails are close to each other, or which components are connected to both.

Check C803 and C802 (on bottom of board) which...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 March 2022, 22:08
Replies: 7
Views: 569
Posted By solarmon
"2"? There is normally only S0 and S1...

"2"?

There is normally only S0 and S1 jumpers on the Gotek. Which Gotek motherboard version do you have?
Forum: support.Hardware 01 March 2022, 23:24
Replies: 7
Views: 569
Posted By solarmon
I assume you have Kickstart 1.3. The Gotek...

I assume you have Kickstart 1.3.

The Gotek should be set to S0. SEL0 on the external floppy interface will normally make the connected drive be DF1.

If you have a boot selector, when switched...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 February 2022, 15:22
Replies: 28
Views: 1,446
Posted By solarmon
OK, if you are confident that the drive used to...

OK, if you are confident that the drive used to write the ATK disk is good and well aligned, then there seems to be a slight difference in alignment between the two drives. Try doing the ATK...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 February 2022, 14:49
Replies: 28
Views: 1,446
Posted By solarmon
How was the Amiga Test Kit floppy disk created?...

How was the Amiga Test Kit floppy disk created? Was it created on a different drive from the suspect one that you are testing?
Forum: support.Hardware 28 February 2022, 14:06
Replies: 28
Views: 1,446
Posted By solarmon
What version of Amiga Test Kit? What do you...

What version of Amiga Test Kit?

What do you mean by "It apparently works perfectly fine when reading disks" - using what disks?

What disk are you using to test with Amiga Test Kit? Use a known...
Forum: support.Hardware 23 February 2022, 14:13
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By solarmon
Version 2 will have mouse/joystick ports, a full...

Version 2 will have mouse/joystick ports, a full sized HDMI connector and a JP15 toggle switch.
Forum: support.Hardware 22 February 2022, 12:29
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By solarmon
Have you used Amiga Test Kit to check the drive...

Have you used Amiga Test Kit to check the drive signals? You can then determine whether the system is 'seeing' these strange drive signal changes?
Forum: support.Hardware 20 February 2022, 20:54
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By solarmon
You might want to consider my RGBtoHDMI CDTV...

You might want to consider my RGBtoHDMI CDTV solution:

https://github.com/solarmon/RGBtoHDMI-CDTV

However, the last batch has been already sold out. I'm working on a version 2 board, which will...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 January 2022, 10:20
Replies: 59
Views: 8,175
Posted By solarmon
Unfortunately, you will need to adjust the top...

Unfortunately, you will need to adjust the top read head as well as the stepper motor.

Amiga Test Kit has an alignment test, which will be better than using X-Copy.
Forum: support.Hardware 01 January 2022, 19:14
Replies: 9
Views: 704
Posted By solarmon
Oh no, what happened?! Is the connector now...

Oh no, what happened?! Is the connector now broken?
Forum: support.Hardware 01 January 2022, 14:41
Replies: 9
Views: 704
Posted By solarmon
It looks like the top cover maybe just snapped...

It looks like the top cover maybe just snapped on? Hopefully it is not glued. Have you tried a plastic spudger, or similar, to try to pry it open?

Of there are seems at the bottom of the case, try...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 January 2022, 14:38
Replies: 9
Views: 704
Posted By solarmon
I would be interested in helping to trying to...

I would be interested in helping to trying to resurrect it. I have the Archos Overdrive HD, which has a larger footprint:

https://sites.google.com/one-n.co.uk/amiga-guides/archos-overdrive-hd
Forum: support.Games 01 January 2022, 14:34
Replies: 13
Views: 1,173
Posted By solarmon
For opening it at the metal slider end:...

For opening it at the metal slider end: https://youtu.be/TkAYFrYhOvM

Or what BarryB said about opening at the label end. (I use a Stanley knife to slide in between the case and break the joints -...
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