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Forum: support.Games 07 February 2018, 00:46
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
FYI: Insert disk 1... Then the image attached. ...

FYI: Insert disk 1... Then the image attached.

If I swap to another disk 1 in game doors are locked again.
Forum: support.Games 01 February 2018, 15:13
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
I managed to finish Eob 1 by cycling between...

I managed to finish Eob 1 by cycling between around 10 copies of game disk 2. I kind of got a feel for when to glitches would destroy a save. I think one way was to immediately quit the game when...
Forum: support.Games 01 February 2018, 02:05
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
From amiga Hall of Light, EOB 1: Cheatcode ...

From amiga Hall of Light, EOB 1:

Cheatcode
Make two copies of disk 2 then make up your parties on both disks.

Play the game as usual, but when you find any secret passages or

walls, or...
Forum: support.Games 31 January 2018, 18:26
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
guru meditation happens every now and then,...

guru meditation happens every now and then, software failure usually. I have recently cleaned the floppy drives so I have not tried anything else than EOBII. The hardware is probably not serviced...
Forum: support.Games 31 January 2018, 17:37
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
Maybe you are right, but what do you base that...

Maybe you are right, but what do you base that on? The game will not start without 1 mb ram, and it will not work with write protected game disk 1. The manual and other places explicitly says you...
Forum: support.Games 31 January 2018, 12:26
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
@DamienD Eob 2 use a dedicated save disk. But...

@DamienD Eob 2 use a dedicated save disk. But game disk 1 has to be write enabled. I think this is due to the game using it as a virtual ram memory.

@Marcuz playing it on a real Amiga is the...
Forum: support.Games 31 January 2018, 01:24
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
I got it working by making a new disk 1, the one...

I got it working by making a new disk 1, the one that has to stay write enabled. When I switched to this new disk a few of my saves worked. It makes sense. I still get a few guru meditations and some...
Forum: support.Games 28 January 2018, 18:34
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
Skid Row crack, but I never found any others....

Skid Row crack, but I never found any others. Maybe my drives are thrashing my floppies.
Forum: support.Games 28 January 2018, 18:16
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
I play on real hardware, specs in the signature...

I play on real hardware, specs in the signature below. ---v
Forum: support.Games 27 January 2018, 23:50
Replies: 23
Views: 2,236
Posted By Vaninna
Eye of the beholder 2 corrupt all save slots

Hi,

When I load a saved game doors that previously was opened are shut again, monsters are back, keys are back etc., like the level is reset.

Loading another earlier save does not solve the...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 May 2017, 23:24
Replies: 1
Views: 1,098
Posted By Vaninna
Floppy drive cleaning disk procedure

I bought a floppy drive cleaning kit but the instructions are in Japanese and I do not want to mess up so maybe someone could tell me how to do it.
The cleaning floppy has two holes as a PC floppy...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 April 2017, 14:51
Replies: 4
Views: 766
Posted By Vaninna
Thanks. I have never figured out how to reach and...

Thanks. I have never figured out how to reach and clean the drive heads without removing one of them. Once I removed one of them and could not make them aligned again by myself.

By reseating all...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 April 2017, 01:52
Replies: 4
Views: 766
Posted By Vaninna
Crash to black screen and floppy goes bad

I've been struggling my way through Eye of the Beholder. While constantly getting black screens and then a non working floppy (the save disk!) (sometimes combined with guru meditation) I have managed...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 September 2016, 23:10
Replies: 42
Views: 2,682
Posted By Vaninna
Hi again, I just want to sum up what...

Hi again,

I just want to sum up what happened with this. The drive is working OK now, but it does give a bit more read/write errors than the internal drive.

I opened up the A500 and attached a...
Forum: support.Apps 06 August 2016, 13:23
Replies: 4
Views: 1,364
Posted By Vaninna
Thanks a lot, I will try that asap. I was...

Thanks a lot, I will try that asap.

I was actually able to load and play sounds with 2.0 also, but it kept complaining about memory even more. But the interface was in black&white, maybe the...
Forum: support.Apps 06 August 2016, 03:38
Replies: 4
Views: 1,364
Posted By Vaninna
I got it working! However, I get "Warning Low...

I got it working! However, I get "Warning Low Memory!" popup alerts frequently.

What can I do to cram out all the memory I can get of my machine?

B&P load from WB, would it then matter if I...
Forum: support.Apps 05 August 2016, 22:56
Replies: 4
Views: 1,364
Posted By Vaninna
Bars & Pipes Internal Sounds?

I am trying to run Bars & Pipes Professional (1.0) with internal sounds. I have not been able to figure out how to do that. I only see midi out.

I run a A500 with 1mb memory so I do not think I...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 July 2016, 18:34
Replies: 7
Views: 8,794
Posted By Vaninna
Ok, thanks. The Gotek had this config also when...

Ok, thanks. The Gotek had this config also when it was internal, DF0. I assumed that it had to be a different setting for internal/external. Anyway, thanks. :)
Forum: support.Hardware 26 July 2016, 00:10
Replies: 7
Views: 8,794
Posted By Vaninna
Thanks, can you have a look at this screenshot? ...

Thanks, can you have a look at this screenshot?

The text is half hidden behind the case so I can not make a better photo... :(

As of now, a jumper is on the third pairs from the right. All...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 July 2016, 23:04
Replies: 7
Views: 8,794
Posted By Vaninna
Gotek (jumper) settings as external floppy

How should it be set up?

I had it as an internal before. It seems to work but I want to make sure it is configured the right way.

:)
Forum: support.Hardware 25 July 2016, 17:25
Replies: 2
Views: 942
Posted By Vaninna
Thanks for the info. I guess I am looking...

Thanks for the info.

I guess I am looking for deeper testing, since all things seems to work... Except:

The External floppy drive, which gives read/write errors or show "DF1 Bad" in Workbench....
Forum: support.Hardware 25 July 2016, 14:19
Replies: 2
Views: 942
Posted By Vaninna
Test hardware A500

Hi,

can someone please help me with the following:

I need/want to test the hardware on my Amiga 500, some expansions and extra gear.

What software can I use? What procedure?

What I want...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 July 2016, 12:32
Replies: 6
Views: 985
Posted By Vaninna
It worked fine, the wiggling clockwise and anti...

It worked fine, the wiggling clockwise and anti clockwise. Everything seems to work!
Forum: support.Hardware 13 July 2016, 00:42
Replies: 6
Views: 985
Posted By Vaninna
thanks, I used a wiggling motion that seemed to...

thanks, I used a wiggling motion that seemed to work. I could not reach the other side since there was things in the way. Now, time to power up...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 July 2016, 22:17
Replies: 6
Views: 985
Posted By Vaninna
How to unplug a CIA chip (a500)

I am installing a DF0 selector switch, so I need to unplug the EVEN CIA chip.

The problem is it does not come off by just pulling it. How should I do it? Do I need to pry it open?

:O
Forum: request.Apps 01 July 2016, 03:06
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
I use the same maneuvers as you describe, but...

I use the same maneuvers as you describe, but still it was, or seemed to me, inconsistent. Next time I need to get some lha to adf I will deal with that. :)

But when using VirusZ a majority of...
Forum: request.Apps 01 July 2016, 02:18
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
@emufan I slimmed down the WB adf but when I...

@emufan
I slimmed down the WB adf but when I try to copy the libs the adf gets full. I am not sure how and when the deleted files actually are removed from the adf, they do not seem to be in the...
Forum: request.Apps 30 June 2016, 01:13
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
did you manage to fit all of it on the workbench...

did you manage to fit all of it on the workbench floppy?
Forum: request.Apps 30 June 2016, 00:06
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
ah, thanks. I am looking at the readme now: ...

ah, thanks. I am looking at the readme now:

util/libs/ReqToolsUsr.lha
util/virus/xvslibrary.lha
util/pack/xfdmaster.lha
util/arc/xadmaster.lha...
Forum: request.Apps 29 June 2016, 23:46
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
Trying to load VirusZ: VirusZ requires...

Trying to load VirusZ: VirusZ requires 'reqtools.library' v38+!

What am I doing wrong?
Forum: request.Apps 28 June 2016, 13:57
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
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I am trying Amiga Bootblock Reader now, but it does not seem like it detects the drawer I select. Instantly the green bar goes up to I guess 75%, but the "Stop Scan" is greyed out - it does not seem...
Forum: request.Apps 28 June 2016, 11:28
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
Thanks a lot! I do not even use an emulator, nor...

Thanks a lot! I do not even use an emulator, nor do I have a harddrive for the Amiga. I think I skip on ScanDeep.

Would this be sufficient:

//a) Clean the adfs with AdfScan on PC//

b) Clean...
Forum: request.Apps 28 June 2016, 02:15
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
Thank you it makes sense! But I would never...

Thank you it makes sense! But I would never succeeded with that on my own. :)

I have scanned all my adfs in folders and zips with AdfScan, and thrashed a lot. Can I trust that AdfScan really...
Forum: request.Apps 27 June 2016, 23:27
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
Should I put VirusZ.lha and xvslibrary.lha on a...

Should I put VirusZ.lha and xvslibrary.lha on a separate floppy/adf or should I copy it to the Workbench floppy/adf? If the latter, should I place them in a specific directory?

(I wish you could...
Forum: request.Apps 27 June 2016, 02:27
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
thanks, I'll download and try to get the apps...

thanks, I'll download and try to get the apps working in windows 10(I think)/bootcamp

yes it would be interesting to see what adfs actually were infected, maybe I should test the files from the...
Forum: request.Apps 27 June 2016, 00:56
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
thanks how do I use lha with workbench?...

thanks

how do I use lha with workbench? should I copy the program and libs to a floppy, or should I copy all of it to the workbench floppy?

I am not even sure of how I would get the lha to...
Forum: request.Apps 26 June 2016, 22:46
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
I can download VirusZ III from www.vht-dk.dk but...

I can download VirusZ III from www.vht-dk.dk but you need to install libraries from somewhere else and more. Is this a workbench program?

is there no bootable adf available?

how would I then...
Forum: request.Apps 26 June 2016, 21:56
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
That explains all the weird behaviour last...

That explains all the weird behaviour last days... :/
so it will not be sufficient to just format the floppies?
Forum: request.Apps 26 June 2016, 19:42
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
that seems like a good tool. maybe is there a mac...

that seems like a good tool. maybe is there a mac version too? but I still need to get my floppies formatted and virus free.
Forum: request.Apps 26 June 2016, 19:17
Replies: 47
Views: 5,751
Posted By Vaninna
Ok. 30 seconds is an awfully long time if you...

Ok. 30 seconds is an awfully long time if you need to do it a lot.

I still also got them zipped as I downloaded them from the web.

So if I copy with X-Copy professional, for example, and put...
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