Connecting Mini Office Communicate

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Rfairman
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Connecting Mini Office Communicate

Post by Rfairman » Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:13 pm

I have set Mini Office Communicate to 1200/1200 and can communicate two way using RealTerm on the pc. Can i connect to the internet via Telnet to display text only Bulletin boards on the BEEB I note real term has an echo port option that includes to telnet option

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Richard

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Re: Connecting Mini Office Communicate

Post by Rfairman » Thu Sep 12, 2019 2:48 pm

success of sorts
I can connect pc to mini office commumicate using serial and realterm I echo from real term to glassttl.com:6504

the bbs text displays on the beeb ut keeps refreshing the text
i press a beeb key to select an bbs option but no response

is there a better communication program for the beeb

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Richard

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Re: Connecting Mini Office Communicate

Post by Elminster » Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:27 pm

Have you tried Commstar. That is recommended the program for the various ESP serial to wifi boards.

e.g.
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Re: Connecting Mini Office Communicate

Post by Rfairman » Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:32 pm

Picture of beeb screen connected to bbs server on the internet via real term
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