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by stephen_usher
Tue May 28, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Obtained today...
Replies: 12
Views: 1981

Re: Obtained today...

I can see what you mean about the UBE switch not being 100% reliable, but it's definitely good enough. Which problem are you having with it exactly ? About one time in 10 the machine when switching TOS versions the machine will need another reset to boot correctly. A very minor annoyance. I also ne...
by stephen_usher
Tue May 28, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Obtained today...
Replies: 12
Views: 1981

Re: Obtained today...

I'm glad to inform that it works (along with the replacement power supply I bought a while back.

I can see what you mean about the UBE switch not being 100% reliable, but it's definitely good enough.
by stephen_usher
Tue May 28, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Obtained today...
Replies: 12
Views: 1981

Re: Obtained today...

exxos wrote:
Tue May 28, 2019 6:16 pm
stephen_usher wrote:
Tue May 28, 2019 6:15 pm
Nope, Jiffy bag.
ah crap, told the girlfriend off for sending stuff in jiffy bags the other day! I can send you some new pins if you need some... or a new board if its buggered up.
Don't worry, I've straightened the pins and it looks fine.
by stephen_usher
Tue May 28, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Obtained today...
Replies: 12
Views: 1981

Re: Obtained today...

exxos wrote:
Tue May 28, 2019 6:13 pm
:shock: Was it sent in a box ?
Nope, Jiffy bag.
by stephen_usher
Tue May 28, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Obtained today...
Replies: 12
Views: 1981

Re: Obtained today...

Phew! Managed to straighten the pins!
by stephen_usher
Tue May 28, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Obtained today...
Replies: 12
Views: 1981

Re: Obtained today...

Mangled by the Royal Mail... STE dual ROM board. :-(
by stephen_usher
Tue May 28, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: 16BIT ROM CART THOUGHTS
Replies: 139
Views: 24933

Re: 16BIT ROM CART THOUGHTS

Hmmmmm..... Test carts.... I'm feeling the need, the need to buy... ;-)
by stephen_usher
Sat May 25, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: NVIDIA colours resetting after boot
Replies: 3
Views: 661

Re: NVIDIA colours resetting after boot

Try uninstalling the nVidia drivers and then run regedit.

Delete the following key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\NVIDIA Corporation
Then re-install the driver.
by stephen_usher
Fri May 24, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: NVIDIA colours resetting after boot
Replies: 3
Views: 661

Re: NVIDIA colours resetting after boot

Corrupt registry entry maybe?
by stephen_usher
Fri May 24, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: 8 BIT CORNER
Topic: My next challenge: Memotech MTX500.
Replies: 32
Views: 6399

Re: My next challenge: Memotech MTX500.

After the weekend, when I can turn my spare bedroom back into a hobby room, I can pull all the chips and do another continuity check.

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