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by sorvad
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: It's been a while : a re-introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: It's been a while : a re-introduction

Dave Footitt wrote:
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:07 pm
Welcome back matey, I'm sure I must owe you a beer at the next get-together we get to :D
I'll go with Yes :D
by sorvad
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello - former electron user.
Replies: 13
Views: 632

Re: Hello - former electron user.

Welcome, my first Acorn was an Elk too, loved that little machine :) Back in the day expanded it with disks (AP4) and Roms and AP2 (Better Plus 2 expansion) etc. Not sure what prices are now, but used to be relatively cheap to collect for but I think most retro collecting is becoming more expensive ...
by sorvad
Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: What Ho!
Replies: 12
Views: 683

Re: What Ho!

Welcome, great intro :)
by sorvad
Sun Nov 25, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: It's been a while : a re-introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: It's been a while : a re-introduction

Nope, deffo doesn't help on your CV, hope things turn out OK
by sorvad
Sun Nov 25, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: It's been a while : a re-introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: It's been a while : a re-introduction

It was mentioned in a post a long time ago in a forum far far away that if you read my forum name backwards the avatar makes sense :wink:
by sorvad
Sat Nov 24, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: It's been a while : a re-introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: It's been a while : a re-introduction

Welcome back, I stopped visiting when it got too busy here, but came back when retro software closed.now I stick to active topics with interesting titles. PS I also did frohger, but for the beeb. https://stardot.org.uk/forums/viewtopic.php?f=57&t=10684&hilit=frogger Yes, when I've dipped occasional...
by sorvad
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: It's been a while : a re-introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: It's been a while : a re-introduction

Multiwizard wrote:
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:53 pm
Hi Steve,

welcome back to this great Forum... :D


Greetings from my little Dutch Acorn Attic, Wim... :-)
Thanks, just had a look at you Atom channel, nice invaders, did a Sub.
by sorvad
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: It's been a while : a re-introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: It's been a while : a re-introduction

CMcDougall wrote:
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:18 pm
hi Steve,

good to see you back!! , hope all is well bud :wink:

cheers, Col. 8)
Thanks Col, yes all OK now,lost my man cave when the family expanded though, all kit went to my parents into storage :(
by sorvad
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: software: new games
Topic: Prince of Persia
Replies: 128
Views: 10279

Re: Prince of Persia

Wow, little late to the congratulations but well... congratulations, looks awesome :)
by sorvad
Sat Nov 24, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: It's been a while : a re-introduction
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

It's been a while : a re-introduction

Some of you will remember me as some did in a recent thread, many will not know me but I used to be a big contributor a long time ago for some years and was one of the original moderators. But due to redundancy and finding I needed to start a brand new career from scratch (with all the work that ent...
by sorvad
Sat Nov 24, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi im new
Replies: 28
Views: 2155

Re: Hi im new

[thread sidetracked] thanks, will try to post more. RL has been busy last few years. [\thread sidetracked]
by sorvad
Sat Nov 24, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi im new
Replies: 28
Views: 2155

Re: Hi im new

Great stuff, better late than never, :D
by sorvad
Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:31 am
Forum: general
Topic: The Computer Programme on BBC iPlayer
Replies: 14
Views: 2036

Re: The Computer Programme on BBC iPlayer

Commie_User wrote:These are on Youtube and I can see here they have shaved a few minutes off.
I wonder why? I got my copies many years ago and I've watched them many times, can't see why anything would need cutting. Do you know what the differences are? If not I'll try and compare myself.
by sorvad
Sat Aug 13, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: stardot.org.uk
Topic: Embedding YouTube videos
Replies: 29
Views: 3148

Re: Embedding YouTube videos

tricky wrote:Chrome have also disabled the BACKSPACE key takes you back a page, so I will probably swap to FireFox anyway.
Bit sidetracking but that's one feature I've always hated and glad to see the back of it, now if only other browsers would follow suit. Amazing how one persons essential is anothers PITA.
by sorvad
Sun Aug 07, 2016 8:10 pm
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: Lego Dacta unit listed on Ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 611

Lego Dacta unit listed on Ebay

I've a Lego Dacta Unit for sale at the moment, not a LOL price, bid starts at a £1. Last one of several I've sold over many years. http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/252491877278?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 Check the video link from a previous identical unit I sold a while back. https...
by sorvad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 8:58 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi from Jim
Replies: 12
Views: 1457

Re: Hi from Jim

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 8:58 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from the US.
Replies: 28
Views: 3057

Re: Hello from the US.

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 8:58 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi from Simon
Replies: 19
Views: 2360

Re: Hi from Simon

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Sun Jul 10, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi fellow Acorns...
Replies: 21
Views: 2145

Re: Hi fellow Acorns...

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:38 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Spectrum 4Ever
Replies: 14
Views: 1573

Re: Hello from Spectrum 4Ever

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:34 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Raspberry Pi Case
Replies: 9
Views: 1731

Re: Raspberry Pi Case

Love it, great stuff :)
by sorvad
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi from Andy in S.W. Scotland
Replies: 26
Views: 2765

Re: Hi from Andy in S.W. Scotland

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Sheffield
Replies: 16
Views: 2464

Re: Hello from Sheffield

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 18
Views: 2044

Re: Hello from Germany

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi
Replies: 27
Views: 2666

Re: Hi

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Fri Jun 17, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Pi-based Co-Pro on the cheap - 100MHz 6502 for £10? (now 274MHz)
Replies: 1159
Views: 120429

Re: Pi-based Co-Pro on the cheap - 100MHz 6502 for £10?

Absolutely amazing work, fantastic talent and effort =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D>
by sorvad
Thu Jun 16, 2016 3:06 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Greeting from Zurich, Switzerland
Replies: 17
Views: 1761

Re: Greeting from Zurich, Switzerland

Welcome :)
by sorvad
Tue Jun 14, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Jim Russell - An Introduction
Replies: 31
Views: 3359

Re: Jim Russell - An Introduction

Welcome, great info :)
by sorvad
Mon Jun 13, 2016 7:15 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: Elite Keyboard Strip
Replies: 6
Views: 1104

Re: Elite Keyboard Strip

I've got one in storage but would have thought someone here would have a easy at hand one they could scan. For best results this would probably want to be vectorised into Illustrator or other similar art package, this would give you the best version.
by sorvad
Mon Jun 13, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Greetings from Sweden
Replies: 12
Views: 1373

Re: Greetings from Sweden

Welcome :)