Acornsoft C Manuals

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby danielj » Tue May 12, 2015 4:05 pm

Brilliant work :)

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby IBM portable PC » Fri Sep 16, 2016 11:40 pm

Here's another option.

Perhaps someone would like to send their manual to http://1dollarscan.com

They will produce an extremely high quality ocr'd PDF for about US$15.

I use them often and have their address setup in my eBay as a shipping address. Vintage manuals etc go straight to them, I receive my PDF about a week later and the original becomes part of the Californian paper recycling system. A perfect outcome from my perspective, I have no love for yellowing paper, fading print and rusting staples etc.

I can of course then also share the PDF with the world.

If someone wishes to proceed with this, I am happy to pay for the scan.
WISH LIST: Acornsoft C Compiler PDF manual, Anything 68008/68000 related, LVL Upgrade manual/ROMS, Watford Floppy Drive Selector, Commodore (CBM) PET ROM/S for CST Procyon IEEE-488 Interface", Beeb on a Eurocard systems

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby BigEd » Sat Sep 17, 2016 6:30 am

These days I upload scans to archive.org and they do the OCR - they also make a flipbook and an ebook. Worth a try.

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby IBM portable PC » Mon Apr 24, 2017 10:03 pm

I 'just' want an original manual so that I can make a perfectly clean scan, to share with everyone.
WISH LIST: Acornsoft C Compiler PDF manual, Anything 68008/68000 related, LVL Upgrade manual/ROMS, Watford Floppy Drive Selector, Commodore (CBM) PET ROM/S for CST Procyon IEEE-488 Interface", Beeb on a Eurocard systems

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby Hywel » Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:41 pm

Any update on this topic? Looking for PDF of the manuals (and would pay for both manuals and software too).

Thanks

- hywel

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby Elminster » Mon Jun 12, 2017 5:23 pm

Hywel wrote:Any update on this topic? Looking for PDF of the manuals (and would pay for both manuals and software too).

Thanks

- hywel


How to you mean? The manuals are available. IBMP just wants better quality. Software is also available. Product isn't that great though.

They are in this post viewtopic.php?f=2&t=3361&p=111823#p111823

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby Hywel » Mon Jun 12, 2017 6:32 pm

Thank you!!

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Re: Acornsoft C Manuals

Postby Elminster » Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:14 pm

Welcome.

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