Acorn User - July 1984

BEGINNERS
 
Hints & Tips
Tape loading
Testing the keyboard
Text windows
Machine code problems
 
First byte
 
Plus
Converting listings
The difference between BBC and Electron
 
Letters
 
BUSINESS
 
Z80 low-down
 
Database ROM
Starbase from GCC controls searching and sorting of information held on disc
 
EDUCATION
 
Viewdata in action
Tecmedia's Edfax sets up colour viewdata pages
 
Teaching facts
 
ATOM
 
Converting Basics
BBC and Atom Basic and how to convert a program from one to the other
 
Atom Forum
 
REVIEWS
 
Electron plus-1
Acorn's add-on box means printers and joysticks can be connected and ROM cartridges used
 
Solidisk 128k RAM
A memory board with the capabilities of a disc drive
 
IEEE trio
Comparing 3 versions of the IEEE interface for the BBC Micro from Aries, Acorn and CST-procyon
 
Printers
Canon's colour ink-jet printer
Brother EP44
 
Utilities
The ADE ROM
 
Books
 
Games & adventures
Alligata's bridge
Level 9's Lords of Time
Program Power's Jet-power Jack
Daredevil Denis and Demolator from Visions
3D Tank from Dynabyte
 
REGULARS
 
The News
16032 developments
Torch progress
BBC games for Electron
Communications '84
Chip Camera
Acorn User Exhibition
Educational software
CP/M programs
 
Joe's Jottings
 
Beeb Forum
BBC Basic
 
How it works II
Slow your micro down to see exactly how it works
 
Top 20 software
Soft Options
 
Acorn Abuser's diary
 
IN THIS ISSUE
 
Communications
I  The future
An overview of developments and where they could lead
 
II On the move
How the BBC uses portable micros to send stores back to HQ for wordprocessing
 
III The nitty gritty
The theory and practice of modems and electronic mail
 
Edfax
Set up your own viewdata system and generate pictures to be saved on disc with this utility from Tecmedia
 


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This exhibit has a reference ID of CH3980. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
 

Acorn User - July 1984

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