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by Cristian
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1823

Re: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?

I use an old PC serial mouse, with Sermouse driver.
Today are available also brand new optical serial mice. A friend of mine purchased one and works fine with QL.
by Cristian
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Toolkit 2 plug in ROM
Replies: 5
Views: 650

Re: Toolkit 2 plug in ROM

by Cristian
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 125
Views: 12044

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

Well, I mentioned VGA simply because they were talking about "video with VGA compatible timing". I'm open to other solutions (DVI, HDMI etc..). On the other hand, it's not so difficult to find a cheap VGA monitor. Furthermore, several people might want to emulate the experience of the orig...
by Cristian
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 125
Views: 12044

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

To be specific, would it be possible to replace the RF out with a standard VGA port?
Obviously keeping the QL standard 512x256 @ 4 (or 8) colors.
by Cristian
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Wires!
Replies: 12
Views: 1125

Re: Wires!

I have a good supply of these serial connectors and the special flat black cable that goes in them. I planned to use them for the ESP32 plug in that ended up being a little problematic - mostly because the QL serial ports are crap and partly because powering it off a USB charger created an interest...
by Cristian
Mon Mar 25, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Wires!
Replies: 12
Views: 1125

Re: Wires!

Someone might need also this diagram.
Dilwyn, please feel free to add to your wbsite if it's worth it.

sermouse-adaptor.jpg
by Cristian
Mon Mar 25, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Wires!
Replies: 12
Views: 1125

Re: Wires!

I was so tired of opening the other QL to see the wires, that I realized the diagram :mrgreen:

Anyway, I can confirm that my QL UK iss6 and my QL ITA iss5 have the very same wiring.
by Cristian
Mon Mar 25, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Wires!
Replies: 12
Views: 1125

Re: Wires!

You're welcome!
by Cristian
Sun Mar 24, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Wires!
Replies: 12
Views: 1125

Re: Wires!

QL-LEDs.jpg
by Cristian
Sat Mar 23, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 125
Views: 12044

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

Nasta wrote:I know only of one game that used screen 1 (don't remember the name but it was an Elite style game with wire frame 3D graphics that used blue/red glasses for viewing).


"Wanderer" maybe?