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Forum: support.Games 08 November 2020, 10:26
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By Lektroid
I have tried to install TinyLauncher, using the...

I have tried to install TinyLauncher, using the "lha x <filename>.lha <destination>" method you mentioned above. TinyLauncher.exe says I have no games installed. The TinyLauncher.readme file gives a...
Forum: support.Games 08 November 2020, 09:29
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By Lektroid
How do I install games?

For days I've been fighting the most frustrating battle so far on my Amiga... I have an Amiga A1200, I'm running WB3.1.4, I have installed WHDLoad. It's now clear to me that you can't simply double...
Forum: support.Hardware 10 October 2020, 20:13
Replies: 2
Views: 315
Posted By Lektroid
Boosting my MBX1200 options?

I have a few questions, is an upgrade on the MBX1200 as simple as adding the following:
68882 50MHz FPU (PGA) (http://amigakit.amiga.store/product_info.php?products_id=120)
50MHz Crystal Oscillator...
Forum: support.Hardware 10 October 2020, 20:07
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By Lektroid
If I can find a board to put my 040 into at a...

If I can find a board to put my 040 into at a reasonable price that doesn't require the Mach chips, then I would happily sell them.
Forum: support.Hardware 09 October 2020, 18:51
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By Lektroid
I'll try and source a new F74 and see if that...

I'll try and source a new F74 and see if that fixes things.



Not sure I'm keen on that TBH, one guy monopolising a product to make high revenue. I'd rather pull the chips, dump the remains and...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 22:45
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By Lektroid
Where are the blank PCBs available to buy?

Where are the blank PCBs available to buy?
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 13:51
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By Lektroid
In this thread there was a pin diagram of the...

In this thread there was a pin diagram of the F74, turns out two of the connections were open, I have bridged them closed and checked voltages were present at the relevant pins, all check out ok now,...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 12:09
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By Lektroid
When I removed the F74 I already cleaned up the...

When I removed the F74 I already cleaned up the PCB with isporopyl (as I already mentioned above). I couldn't see any bad traces, but also had no way of knowing the routing to continuity test. There...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 10:25
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By Lektroid
Apollo battery leak = dead 040 card.

Any Accelerator repair gurus here? I just landed a hoard of Amigas (2x A1200, 1x A600, Apollo 040 card, and extras).

I found the appolo card had the classic battery leak. I removed the battery,...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 10:21
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By Lektroid
Interesting! It now displays video... So it...

Interesting! It now displays video... So it appears I can only use the CF with the MBX installed?
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 09:26
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By Lektroid
So basically I need to determine which chips on...

So basically I need to determine which chips on the motherboard are substituted by the MBX, and it's maybe likely to be one of those..?


On the C64, there are all sorts of cartridges available to...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 01:34
Replies: 1,197
Views: 494,732
Posted By Lektroid
Best method I've found, use Clairol Pure White...

Best method I've found, use Clairol Pure White 40, it has everything you need perfectly mixed. Use a paintbrush to apply, wrap item(s) in clingfilm to prevent evaporation. Pick a day with clear...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2020, 00:06
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By Lektroid
Amiga only works with MBX1200

I bought an Amiga A1200 some time ago with a MBX1200 card installed, it seems to work ok, but when I removed the card, I got no video. Everything else appears to work; the CF (SSD) flickers at boot...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 October 2020, 15:42
Replies: 8
Views: 515
Posted By Lektroid
Low budget upgrades?

I'm looking to play the latest demos, but my system can't handle most stuff. I'm a student and on a low budget so I was wondering what's the best way to get my system up to speed without breaking the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 October 2020, 01:35
Replies: 11
Views: 1,740
Posted By Lektroid
Looks like my thread got hijacked by something...

Looks like my thread got hijacked by something completely irrelevant. Oh well, I guess nobody cares.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 October 2020, 07:38
Replies: 11
Views: 1,740
Posted By Lektroid
This is driving me insane...

Around the end of the '90s I moved out of my flat into a house, in the move I forgot to empty a shed and a large walk-in cupboard. There was a load of cast iron weightlifting stuff in the shed and a...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 September 2020, 19:48
Replies: 49
Views: 11,364
Posted By Lektroid
I had the transparent green one back in the days...

I had the transparent green one back in the days of my 64 breadbin, I'd love another. Attached is a picture of my current white/red Comp Pro. I have a couple of standard black ones too, but they're...
Forum: support.Other 19 September 2020, 00:05
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Lektroid
No problem, thanks for trying, at least you...

No problem, thanks for trying, at least you helped me get that dreaded wallpaper off. :agree

I'll keep persevering until I manage to find how to install the WB1.3 theme. Maybe someone else has...
Forum: support.Other 17 September 2020, 19:31
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Lektroid
I've had a look, but I didn't install this OS, I...

I've had a look, but I didn't install this OS, I come from an A500 background and never used an SSD (CF card) with the Amiga. I bought the CF with this OS already installed. I have no idea how to...
Forum: support.Other 17 September 2020, 17:21
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Lektroid
This looks awesome, thanks again! Unfortunately I...

This looks awesome, thanks again! Unfortunately I can't seem to find any instructions on how to access or install these themes...
Forum: support.Other 17 September 2020, 16:43
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Lektroid
Ace, Thank you! That's got rid of the hideous...

Ace, Thank you! That's got rid of the hideous wallpaper, now I have a desktop that fades from purple to green, also not so pleasant to look at. I would like to change this to WB1.3 blue. In fact I...
Forum: support.Other 17 September 2020, 15:17
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By Lektroid
How can I remove wallpaper from desktop?

I have ClassicWB, which I bought preinstalled on a CF, I'm happy with it, but it has a wallpaper which I cannot seem to find a way to remove and replace with the original plain blue Commodore...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 September 2020, 15:11
Replies: 143
Views: 26,673
Posted By Lektroid
I managed to get in using my wife's phone, as...

I managed to get in using my wife's phone, as that's the only device in our household that doesn't have a VPN setup.
Forum: support.Hardware 04 September 2020, 18:51
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Lektroid
In the overscan settings, I can change the...

In the overscan settings, I can change the resolution, but no matter what resolution I have it, it still hugs the right of the screen. How do I change the screen position.

*** EDIT ***

Ignore...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 September 2020, 17:12
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Lektroid
Good news! The adapter arrived and works! ...

Good news! The adapter arrived and works!

Bad news, everything is shifted to the right of the screen, and I don't have any centering functions on the monitor. The right edge of the workbench...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 September 2020, 13:23
Replies: 13
Views: 1,358
Posted By Lektroid
Thanks for the link. I was only going to do a...

Thanks for the link. I was only going to do a small run of 10 or so, hand build half and sell the other half at cost as PCB only. I think I'll wait and see what they're doing with the SMD version...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 03 September 2020, 12:28
Replies: 13
Views: 1,358
Posted By Lektroid
If the gerber files are available, I could get a...

If the gerber files are available, I could get a small run of these done myself and sell at cost to the community. I'm in touch with a few PCB manufacturers, so I should get a fairly good deal.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 03 September 2020, 01:24
Replies: 13
Views: 1,358
Posted By Lektroid
I have piles of samples on my mac, but most are...

I have piles of samples on my mac, but most are 24bit files. I wonder how easy that will be to convert
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 September 2020, 05:05
Replies: 13
Views: 1,358
Posted By Lektroid
My experience with the Amiga and music.

When I first heard the C64 music, I was amazed at how good it was (to me it sounded as good as my older brother's synthesizers). It was then I started to get into computer music and got myself the...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 September 2020, 02:15
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Lektroid
Brilliant, thank you! I look forward to getting...

Brilliant, thank you! I look forward to getting it delivered.
Forum: support.Hardware 02 September 2020, 02:09
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Lektroid
Please define "This"... Are you talking about...

Please define "This"... Are you talking about solarmon's adapter, the one I bought to replace the non-working one, or the one I initially posted about?
Forum: support.Hardware 01 September 2020, 17:22
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Lektroid
Brilliant thanks. I just grabbed this one... ...

Brilliant thanks. I just grabbed this one...
https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B078JJMR5J/ref=ppx_od_dt_b_asin_title_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: support.Hardware 01 September 2020, 16:53
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Lektroid
Cool, thanks! Do you happen to know of any that...

Cool, thanks! Do you happen to know of any that you'd recommend?
Forum: support.Hardware 01 September 2020, 16:28
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By Lektroid
Anyone having this problem connecting to a monitor?

Hi, I just bought a SCART to HDMI adaptor/scaler, but I can't seem to get the monitor to display anything other than garbled pixels, I get the same results whether the SCART coming from the Amiga is...
Forum: support.Hardware 31 August 2020, 00:00
Replies: 263
Sticky: Soldering hints
Views: 151,910
Posted By Lektroid
Most come in 500g reels, occasionally you can get...

Most come in 500g reels, occasionally you can get 250g. I go through 500g every couple of years, but I do a lot of soldering. I usually buy from CPC or Farnell, not sure what they're like for smaller...
Forum: support.Other 21 August 2020, 18:05
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By Lektroid
What exactly am I looking for there? ...

What exactly am I looking for there?






The one I asked about on here. It was the initial reason I joined this forum.

https://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=76580
Forum: support.Other 21 August 2020, 07:49
Replies: 3
Views: 640
Posted By Lektroid
For some reason it only added 1 extra line...

For some reason it only added 1 extra line between paragraphs, but usually it's around 3 lines. I'm certain this website is mocking me! lol
Forum: support.Other 21 August 2020, 07:47
Replies: 3
Views: 640
Posted By Lektroid
Using paragraphs on this website.

I'm not sure if it's my browser (Firefox) or it is something on this website, but whenever I make a new paragraph, it looks fine in the message box as I'm typing, but when I press "Submit New Post",...
Forum: support.Other 21 August 2020, 07:35
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By Lektroid
Connecting to Wifi.

I recently downloaded the list of compatible WiFi PCMCIA cards, and managed to get a Compaq WL110 which was in the list.

Now what do I do to get online? Obviously all the drivers on the Compaq /...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 August 2020, 02:45
Replies: 11
Views: 1,145
Posted By Lektroid
So the Accelerator boards, which are already very...

So the Accelerator boards, which are already very highly priced don't even have the CPU installed? I think this is going to be too costly for me right now, I'm in the middle of a very expensive house...
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