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by spiny
Mon Oct 22, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: ST Recover, a new ST disk utility on Windows
Replies: 72
Views: 16564

Re: ST Recover, a new ST disk utility on Windows

Spiny what would you recommend for a seized floppy disk. I have the ICD Host Adapter disk but it is seized, I would really like to recover it. Russ easiest option: download another copy from the internet :) but to fix a duff disk you are going to need to take it apart and clean it by had carefully,...
by spiny
Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: ST Recover, a new ST disk utility on Windows
Replies: 72
Views: 16564

Re: ST Recover, a new ST disk utility on Windows

OK Chris ST Recover has been tested with 11 sectors per track, 84 tracks, 1 side, read perfectly on my Mitsumi floppy drive, next test is 11 sectors per track , 86 tracks , 2 sides, I can format them on my Atari ST no problem, will edit this message and put in the results just in case you read it b...
by spiny
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: STOS
Topic: STOS Dungeon Crawling
Replies: 27
Views: 1984

Re: STOS Dungeon Crawling

I can't make it work, also the last two disk images (I haven't tried others) seems corrupted because it has 13.872.738 bytes used, who needs a hard disk? XD the disk image isn't corrupted, the weird file size is because of a Windows/Mac system folder thats also on the disk. If you just copy all the...
by spiny
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Website Discussions
Topic: Unable to register due to "suspicious" email address
Replies: 3
Views: 246

Re: Unable to register due to "suspicious" email address

pm me their preferred email and I'll add it to the 'allowed' list
by spiny
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: For sale / Wanted
Topic: RARE VINTAGE ATARI 520 STFM COMPUTER
Replies: 15
Views: 1092

Re: RARE VINTAGE ATARI 520 STFM COMPUTER

mzry wrote:Can the moderators please ban this advertising account? We don't need to be insulted


no.

the guy is doing nothing wrong. His prices may be insane, but nobody is forcing you to read his threads.
by spiny
Mon Sep 24, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Any need for these old tools?
Replies: 27
Views: 5526

Re: Any need for these old tools?

boulie1942 wrote:Hey guys, all the links are dead :(
Any chance to have someone kind enough to reupload those jewels ?

Thanks in advance



here you go:

http://www.spiny.org/atari/files_from_marakatti.zip
by spiny
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Coding
Topic: Experimental Atari STE image enhancement website online
Replies: 80
Views: 23073

Re: Experimental Atari STE image enhancement website online

I see. Thanks a lot. I was wondering - is the site/engine http://atari.anides.de/ able to convert graphic the use would like to upload and convert? (Somehow I cannot see such an option there). If so - in what specific way could I obtain the DUO format with it? All the best, Y you need to drag an im...
by spiny
Wed Aug 29, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Insert disk....
Replies: 6
Views: 593

Re: Insert disk....

if it's just one disk, then it's probably the disk.
by spiny
Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Insert disk....
Replies: 6
Views: 593

Re: Insert disk....

what software / games are asking to swap disks ?
by spiny
Wed Aug 22, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Menu Disks
Topic: Anyone have QUARTET menu 28?
Replies: 9
Views: 4421

Re: Anyone have QUARTET menu 28?

nice one :)
by spiny
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Help identify the mods on this MEGA
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Re: Help identify the mods on this MEGA

cheers guys :)

any ideas on the other smaller mods? like the jumpers in various locations ?
by spiny
Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Help identify the mods on this MEGA
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Re: Help identify the mods on this MEGA

The board with three chips on it has connectors that look like they will connect to the 'sockets' that are addedd to the RAS area resistors.
by spiny
Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Help identify the mods on this MEGA
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Help identify the mods on this MEGA

Hi All, I got given this MEGA board this week and I'd like some help with working out what it has had done, as there are a load of mods on it :) Some of the mods seem incomplete, and some are unplugged, and some have wires that appear to have come loose since it's been in storage. There is a note wi...
by spiny
Fri Aug 17, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed
Replies: 6
Views: 510

Re: Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed

That is why I posted a link to the Ebay adapter cable, very simple to use and work well with my Mega STE, the P8 and P9 connectors plug right in to the power connector on the motherboard and it is very cheap. Maybe someone else can help with the pinout though. thanks, but I'd rather have the pinout...
by spiny
Fri Aug 17, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed
Replies: 6
Views: 510

Re: Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed

troed wrote:http://dev-docs.exxoshost.co.uk/PSM_5341_MegaSTE-TT030_PSU.pdf



cheers, I saw that last night but somehow missed the 'connector C' part
by spiny
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed
Replies: 6
Views: 510

Re: Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed

This thread shows the wire colors to hook up a Pico power supply http://www.atari-forum.com/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=30904&p=308030&hilit=PicoPSU#p309052 I used this adapter cable from Ebay on mine. https://www.ebay.com/itm/ATX-20-PIN-to-AT-P8-P9-CONVERTER-WITH-5V-ON-OFF-SWITCH-DUMMY-LOAD-U...
by spiny
Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed
Replies: 6
Views: 510

Mega STe power supply connector pinout needed

Hi All, I was given an Mega STe today :) but .... it's literally just the board: megaste.jpg So I plan on using an ATX / PICO PSU to check if it works ok, but I have searched and searched and searched and I cannot find a pinout of the motherboard PSU connector, does anyone have a list of which pin i...
by spiny
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: STOS
Topic: De-compiling The Missing Link extension help
Replies: 14
Views: 9281

Re: De-compiling The Missing Link extension help

I also have some other crappy screens on some MSA somewhere in my HDs if someone is interested in freak archaeology. Most of my work with STOS is lost, though. Yes, us Demozoo types are interested :) I see you've linked to the group page (https://demozoo.org/groups/40996/) so if you have time, crea...
by spiny
Thu Jul 26, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Website Discussions
Topic: 500 Internal Server Error / 508 Resource Limit Is Reached
Replies: 27
Views: 10090

Re: 500 Internal Server Error / 508 Resource Limit Is Reached

TXG/MNX wrote:got error 500 serval times after posting. But when I visit the forum the post is there. also happens in PM



can you screenshot that the next time it happens and start a new thread please,

cheers, Phil.
by spiny
Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Frontier Elite poor frame rate - booster required!
Replies: 39
Views: 2229

Re: Frontier Elite poor frame rate - booster required!

Run the PC version on DOSBox
by spiny
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: uDump 1.01
Replies: 4
Views: 983

Re: uDump 1.01

nice one :)
by spiny
Wed Jul 04, 2018 7:40 am
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Trying to find the name of an adventure game
Replies: 30
Views: 3408

Re: Trying to find the name of an adventure game

MagikGimp wrote:. @spiny - Could you do me a favour and attempt to write dbug's newish dumps of Automation #26 (both versions) so I know it's not those that are the problem.


will do.
by spiny
Mon Jul 02, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Trying to find the name of an adventure game
Replies: 30
Views: 3408

Re: Trying to find the name of an adventure game

easiest way is get an older PC/laptop that has a floppy drive, then write the disk image to a floppy. USB floppy drives won't work though, it needs to be a PC with a proper floppy drive. He says this but he hasn't been getting nowhere fast these last few nights like I have! ;D In an ideal world it ...
by spiny
Sun Jul 01, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Games - General
Topic: Trying to find the name of an adventure game
Replies: 30
Views: 3408

Re: Trying to find the name of an adventure game

easiest way is get an older PC/laptop that has a floppy drive, then write the disk image to a floppy. USB floppy drives won't work though, it needs to be a PC with a proper floppy drive.

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