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» 800 & 130XE Novice needs Guidance!
19/05/19 23:31 from Atari Systems Forums
Ok all... please be gentle as I'm way out over my skis here! Lol. I've been an avid late 80's/Early 90's 286-486 PC collector for some time and have been interested in getting into Atari's 8-bit machines for a while but haven't taken the...

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
19/05/19 22:19 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» General QL Chat • Re: Internet and the QL
19/05/19 21:35 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Spectrum • Re: Harlequin128 Rev. 3C
19/05/19 21:00 from forum.tlienhard.com

» Spectrum • Re: Harlequin 128, Platine Issue 2b
19/05/19 20:58 from forum.tlienhard.com

» Atari "Accepted" label what does it mean?
19/05/19 20:17 from Atari Systems Forums
has anyone heard of unlabeled carts that say Atari "Accepted"? Is this worth anything?    

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
19/05/19 19:30 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Geplapper • Re: Spectrum-Schnäppchen
19/05/19 19:28 from forum.tlienhard.com

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
19/05/19 19:25 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Windows 10 PC Stick for Emulation?
19/05/19 19:04 from Gaming General Forums
I have an idea to get a Windows 10 PC stick and dedicate it to running emulators. The stick would plug into my home TV, an older Samsung 55" 1080p unit. A wireless keyboard/mouse would be used to get emulation started and to load images....

» XF551 3,5" clone
19/05/19 18:53 from Atari Systems Forums
https://www.sellmyretro.com/offer/details/37199   A homemade XF551 clone with 3,5" drive. About 100 EUR shipped. With no Ebay listings at all for SF354/314s that would be a lot easier than using the conversion board.  ...

» 8th gen core i3 ok for emulation?
19/05/19 17:45 from Gaming General Forums
Anyone care to comment if an i3 would be sufficient for emulation up to PS1 and the latest mame, while using shaders and driving a full-HD monitor? I'm not too familiar with building lower-end emulation rigs, smallest I've recently done ...

» Spectrum • Re: Neue Version des ZEsarUX-Emulators draußen
19/05/19 17:30 from forum.tlienhard.com

» Sinclair QL • ZEsarUX 7.3 Beta-15052019
19/05/19 17:28 from forum.tlienhard.com

» Ultimate 1M Upgrade Question
19/05/19 16:40 from Atari Systems Forums
Now that I have one installed and working, I'm trying to find out how to access the extra memory banks, I assume it still uses bank switching through $4000-$7fff as in the 130XE, but obviously there are not enough bits available in the P...

» Spectrum • Centronics Spectrum +2A
19/05/19 14:21 from forum.tlienhard.com

» U-switch
19/05/19 13:53 from Atari Systems Forums
I notice Lotharek has released a Stereo POKEY board with 'U-Switch' (digital/analog logic switching adapter) built in, so enabling and disabling the second POKEY via the U1MB M0 signal is now possible without any additional hardware what...

» Geplapper • SE Basic IV 4.2 Cordelia
19/05/19 11:43 from forum.tlienhard.com

» HSC16 Round 9 Poll
19/05/19 09:32 from Atari Systems Forums
OK I've totally ignored any suggestions and picked a new set from the games list thread, I have an Idea for JBJ so it will be polling again soon; also BBSB I need another round before I have some serious time free: deteacher - let me kno...

» Sinclair ZX81 • Re: Eine neue ZX80/ZX81-Tastatur
19/05/19 08:36 from forum.tlienhard.com

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
19/05/19 08:30 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
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» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
19/05/19 03:50 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Arcadia 2001 RGB Mod
19/05/19 03:48 from Gaming General Forums
So I couldn't find any specific guide for RGB out of the Arcadia. After looking at the datasheet this should work: https://easyeda.com/hotdog6394/arcadia-2001-rgb   There is one line that is ORed across RGB this has to be white. The...

» Atari Pong C-100 Schematic
19/05/19 00:20 from Atari Systems Forums
Does anyone have a schematic for a C-100?  I just picked one up and it goes from static to a black screen when powered on.   Thanks. Nick

» Lost Epyx Titles?
18/05/19 23:46 from Atari Systems Forums
There were a few Epyx titles that were announced at 1982 C.E.S. but I have never seen released:   Far Protector Fishes Qwerty Bird Soldiers of Sorcery   Does anyone know what happened to these games? Do the descriptions sound f...

» How to playback Video with XEL CF3?
18/05/19 22:41 from Atari Systems Forums
I have a 1088XEL with CF3 and want do stream video, like the guys with the AVG cart do, but can´t figure out, how to do it. What software do I need? Where do I get it? How to prepare the videos?

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
18/05/19 21:48 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» General QL Chat • Re: Internet and the QL
18/05/19 20:18 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Software & Programming • Re: TTY ANSI Terminal
18/05/19 19:05 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Speedball 2 and Fantasy World Dizzy now available to Pre-Order!
18/05/19 18:13 from Atari Systems Forums
We've just added two new Atari Jaguar titles to the AtariAge Store ! We're proud to reveal that  Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe  and  Fantasy World Dizzy   are now available to pre-order. Each game includes a high-qu...

» General QL Chat • Re: Internet and the QL
18/05/19 18:12 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Software & Programming • Re: TTY ANSI Terminal
18/05/19 18:04 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Spectrum • Kempston Centronics Interface E
18/05/19 18:02 from forum.tlienhard.com

» What to do with replaced keyboard mylars
18/05/19 17:15 from Atari Systems Forums
I have replaced a 65XE and a 1200XL mylar with "new" Best units. The old ones don't look that bad and can probably be repaired by someone with more patience than I have.   While I really need to downsize on Atari stuff (found long f...

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
18/05/19 17:04 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» CX80 woes 😕
18/05/19 16:50 from Gaming General Forums
Hi peeps, I really hope someone can help here. I recently bought a new (but opened) CX80, and was disappointed to find it wouldnt move left properly. It was very erratic. I tried it in my 7800, 2600 and 800xl, all the same. The switch wa...

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
18/05/19 16:26 from The Sinclair QL Forum

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18/05/19 16:22 from The Sinclair QL Forum

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18/05/19 15:51 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Ebay-"Übersetzungen"
18/05/19 13:37 from Gaming General Forums
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» SIDE2 + Ultimate 1M problems
18/05/19 13:36 from Atari Systems Forums
I have just bought the above kit, all sorts of problems initially due to incompatable versions of the firmware, managed to sort that (Atari wouldn't boot if SIDE2 was inserted). My problem now is that I initialized a 1Gb CF card using FD...

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
18/05/19 13:33 from The Sinclair QL Forum

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» Software & Programming • Re: Black Phoenix 1.5 - Preview
18/05/19 12:40 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» Software & Programming • Re: Black Phoenix 1.5 - Preview
18/05/19 11:58 from The Sinclair QL Forum

» MIST vs MISTER?
18/05/19 11:31 from Atari Systems Forums
I just recently became aware of this newer device.  A more powerful system, supposedly.  Does anyone here have one yet?  Any thoughts of advantages of one over the other?  I can think of one -- MIST can be purchased o...

» Speedball 2 and Fantasy World Dizzy for the Jaguar Announced
18/05/19 11:00 from AtariAge - Have you played Atari today?
We've just added two new Atari Jaguar titles to the AtariAge Store! We're proud to reveal that Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe and Fantasy World Dizzy are now available to pre-order. Each game includes a high-quality, professionally printed b...

» Spectrum • Re: VDRIVE für ZX Spectrum
18/05/19 09:48 from forum.tlienhard.com

» Hardware • Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
18/05/19 09:43 from The Sinclair QL Forum