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by CMcDougall
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S8 - R8 - Pipemania
Replies: 20
Views: 353

Re: High Score Challenge S8 - R8 - Pipemania

never had this BITD, hence the score of only 3,500 on level4 :(
might try again, but not my cup of tea :cry:
pipeManiaL4 3500.jpg

EDIT: after more cups of tea, and more luck,
got to level7 : 7,550 :)
by CMcDougall
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: MMFS Development and Support
Replies: 706
Views: 33965

Re: MMFS Development and Support

^Tube code already in the MMFS rom/s 8) mine works fine, but I use the MatchBox Pro (all mHz speeds), in a beeb (the M128s are only good for electron keyswitches!) & the 33p MMC card interface. also, try using this .SSD Elite Executive version in your beeb.mmc file, linky below: http://stardot.o...
by CMcDougall
Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:26 pm
Forum: archive submissions
Topic: Doctor Who and the Mines of Terror
Replies: 22
Views: 1847

Re: Doctor Who and the Mines of Terror

Thanks to BillCarr :wink: for using a OK program GoldWave to create a .WAV from the original tape (NOT Audacity..(Shi**)) the peaks & troughs Exist! :shock: 8) whoWAV.JPG this CSW works in bEm22 but not BeebEm414 (must be the 6522 decripts....) the UEFhq looks ok, but not tried.... to go: *T. */
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: software: games - high scores
Topic: Pipemania Challenge Issue being resolved soon
Replies: 6
Views: 177

Re: Pipemania Challenge Issue being resolved soon

I've got four versions here, whats up with it? :?

if Daniel finds it... tell him I found him! :lol:
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Weirdness with BEEB.MMB and games menu
Replies: 3
Views: 142

Re: Weirdness with BEEB.MMB and games menu

As said a decade ago,
Change !BOOT to :
PAGE=&1900
*/MENU

simples

as any *command will check roms first (your ADT2) then will chk the FS media (mmfs or DFS)
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 461
Views: 40958

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

^just send them Barrie :) they only take a minute with UPURS5, after setting all the wires /drives up 8) (will box them back up & boomerang them back the morn)
billcarr2005 wrote:Was there nothing protected? :?

no mate, nothing to get your teeth into! :o
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: The Giddy Game Show
Replies: 9
Views: 1516

Re: The Giddy Game Show

well, so much for my £4..... It went for £39 :shock:
by CMcDougall
Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: stardot.org.uk
Topic: Image rotation
Replies: 10
Views: 248

Re: Image rotation

upside down on forum, click on image to make larger, right way up!
using Win10 (new update yesterday Fall Creators) with Firefox Quantum 57.0.2
by CMcDougall
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:38 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 461
Views: 40958

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Have unearthed a batch of interesting educational disCs ....Hope to share more soon why did postman pat take from the 4th to today 11th, did his cat Jess walk them up :? anyways, all of them worked first time! 2 needed a 'push' round, then off they went 8) oneSwitch Barrie Educ 35Discs 11Dec17.jpg ...
by CMcDougall
Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 4317
Views: 251437

Re: Today I received.....

some MIA education 51/4" discs from OneSwitch / Barrie to archive soon :D
Postman pat is soooo slow, posted : 4/12/17 :roll:
by CMcDougall
Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Bladedancer
Replies: 39
Views: 1031

Re: Bladedancer

danielj wrote:Oh heck, don't tell me it's him doing the delivery. It's probably halfway up a cow's bottom or something...

:lol: =D>
you noticed that too, makes a dogs ear of everything, then when he fixes his mistakes , folk think he's great :?

Luckily not Special Delivery, Jess would eat it :roll:
by CMcDougall
Sun Dec 10, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: Stryker's Run for the Master
Replies: 29
Views: 1039

Re: Stryker's Run for the Master

^yip, phono lead by it's looks, never used it...
by CMcDougall
Sun Dec 10, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Bladedancer
Replies: 39
Views: 1031

Re: Bladedancer

danielj wrote:*wakes up* Hello? Was there something I was meant to do? :?

yeah, wait for postman pat !
Image
by CMcDougall
Sun Dec 10, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Windows 10....
Replies: 116
Views: 8059

Re: Windows 10....

MASSIVE :evil: update yesterday, & today :twisted: , still not finished, 3 hours so far....

got bored, so fired up this WinXP machine, no problem :lol:

EDIT: its called : Fall Creators Update .... :roll:
by CMcDougall
Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: Stryker's Run for the Master
Replies: 29
Views: 1039

Re: Stryker's Run for the Master

^yes you can!
done it to original beeb BITD, just have mono though, so put earth to earth,
then the other one to both white /red (left/right) to line in on Hifi /ghetto blaster
and that's it 8)
by CMcDougall
Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: archive requests
Topic: Beebug Magazine supplements/catalogues
Replies: 27
Views: 535

Re: Beebug Magazine supplements/catalogues

^£105 :shock: no wonder it never sold :roll: , £40 tops....
by CMcDougall
Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:32 am
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: The Giddy Game Show
Replies: 9
Views: 1516

Re: The Giddy Game Show

just tried the DL link at bottom of everygamegoing.com, and first game just says 'Bad Program' so I've bid on it, so leave well alone for 2day! [-X & then I can make a MIA .UEF of it :) & scan intrustions on inside inlay cover. I can 'splash' out on it as a customer gave me a £40 tip the oth...
by CMcDougall
Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Problem Beeb MotherBoard
Replies: 68
Views: 1203

Re: Problem Beeb MotherBoard

Unfortunately, only 1/2 the RAM is socketed.) your lucky Ed, all mine I fixed had no sockets! so 1/2 the battle!! If you have a spare ram chip, could 'piggy back' the baddy first if not in socket, but never worked with mine or the electrons (only 4rams so easier). Hope you get it sorted, & it's...
by CMcDougall
Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: Dragonsoft Explorer
Replies: 43
Views: 5733

Re: Dragonsoft Explorer

lurkio wrote:Is it because the second disc needs to be writeable? I suspect not, because the disc-images don't need to be writeable for the game to work in BeebEm:

it needs to be unprotected /write able so the high score table can save, hence when I got it had to reset it to get it to go!
by CMcDougall
Sat Dec 09, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: IRQ
Replies: 9
Views: 226

Re: IRQ

welcome Ali :)
by CMcDougall
Thu Dec 07, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: The Giddy Game Show
Replies: 9
Views: 1516

Re: The Giddy Game Show

there is a download at bottom of :
http://everygamegoing.com/landing/items ... _Show.html
needs page@E00 on a DSD disc, so that saves me £4 & doing a C60 tape by the looks of it! :D
pics:
by CMcDougall
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: online study?
Replies: 18
Views: 449

Re: online study?

Interview? What's one of those? Actually getting throught to an interview would be like winning the lottery without buying a ticket. best bet is to change your CV to suit your applied job, what I did, & got many interviews after doing this per my previous directors advice. ie If for a Shelf Sta...
by CMcDougall
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: Repton 3 and Elite on a Master with TurboMMC
Replies: 4
Views: 206

Re: Repton 3 and Elite on a Master with TurboMMC

Elite will not work with this LOLprice device, as page needs to be at &E00 not 1900
As M128elt is */ at E00 .
So need MMFS master swram version.

Reptons also all work on my 33p GTI card :D
by CMcDougall
Wed Dec 06, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: software: new games
Topic: New Release: Retro Software's WHITE LIGHT by Sarah Walker
Replies: 43
Views: 1390

Re: New Release: Retro Software's WHITE LIGHT by Sarah Walker

Evening Dave, the DFS version was easy, and you probably know ADFS ain't my cup of tea 8) tried, but does not even have *COPY 0 1 *.* :shock: :roll: :lol: so, here it is, but backwards, so will run from back of disc to middle, also I edited the '28' access count to 00, and it said broken dir, so I p...
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:55 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 11
Views: 259

Re: Greetings!

welcome Darren :)

first time to join a forum ever... :shock: good place to start here!
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:17 pm
Forum: software: new games
Topic: New Release: Retro Software's WHITE LIGHT by Sarah Walker
Replies: 43
Views: 1390

Re: New Release: Retro Software's WHITE LIGHT by Sarah Walker

^Evening, seems to be fine now on an emulator, of course with >Write Protect 'unticked' (so can save 'HI' file) not had time to play on my actual beebs yet, as tree boxes /junk everywhere :roll: here is a better 80T version, so the files are in order as best can be, being !BOOT, WL, W1, W2, HI, ..et...
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: software: new games
Topic: New Release: Retro Software's WHITE LIGHT by Sarah Walker
Replies: 43
Views: 1390

Re: New Release: Retro Software's WHITE LIGHT by Sarah Walker

^tape.... maybe a blank TDK D90 is needed, but as said, would take eternity :roll: I too dumb to add disk images to my BBC MMC device. Would a tape version be possible? here it is on a BEEB.MMB file, it will work, until you loose all lives, then it will crash, as stomps all over DFS area... (unless ...
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: archive submissions
Topic: Doctor Who and the Mines of Terror
Replies: 22
Views: 1847

Re: Doctor Who and the Mines of Terror

^too busy playing Bumble Bee high score challenge, or has the disc but not the tape ...... :-k
by CMcDougall
Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: online study?
Replies: 18
Views: 449

Re: online study?

Pointless, I've got many Accounting letters after my name, sat on dole for a total of 3.5yrs :lol: could be a doctor of science, & stack shelfs at crappy Tesco. . . its all about experience , and brown nosing thick managers nowadays :roll: but, if keeps your mind of things & get 'study' mone...
by CMcDougall
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: MIA Games on eBay
Replies: 11
Views: 469

Re: MIA Games on eBay

Games Pack 1 (Robot, Break-Up, Space Fight) – C Murton

did any forum member buy this, seems to be sold for staring bid of £15
pic, so if someone finds it behind a old radiator :lol:

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