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by Derek_Stewart
Tue Mar 10, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello form NE England
Replies: 15
Views: 561

Re: Hello form NE England

vanpeebles wrote:Not fancy gannin back to the heed?

Sorry, I can not find a safe route back, it seems you leave, but can not reenter...
by Derek_Stewart
Tue Mar 10, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: Help for New Users
Topic: Unable to format microdrives
Replies: 37
Views: 1212

Re: Unable to format microdrives

Hi, I see you put a Traco TSR 2450, in place of the voltage regulator. The TSR-1-2450 is only 1A, this okay for an unexpanded QL with no memory expansions. The L7805CV voltage regulator normally installed in the QL, can supply 1.5A I did this change a while go and no expansions would run on thd QL. ...
by Derek_Stewart
Tue Mar 10, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello form NE England
Replies: 15
Views: 561

Re: Hello form NE England

Hi,

I used to live in Gateshead, up to 1995, where I had a BBS running on a QL, helped running the Newcastle QL user group.


But after June 1995, I escaped from the North East and moved to Derbyshire in a job move, I am now retired living in Cheshire...
by Derek_Stewart
Tue Mar 10, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Compatibles Corner
Topic: Q68 Serial devices
Replies: 71
Views: 3033

Re: Q68 Serial devices

Hi fabrizio, The Q60 only has serial ports for connection of a mouse, so you must use a Serial to PS/2 Converter. I have never using PS/2 mouse on a Q60, I did replace the AT kayboard to connector to PS/2, so I guess the serial port just needs a rewire to suit the PS/2 connection: The PS/2 port is a...
by Derek_Stewart
Mon Mar 09, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Compatibles Corner
Topic: Q68 Serial devices
Replies: 71
Views: 3033

Re: Q68 Serial devices

Hi,

The Belkin PS/2 Splitter supplied with the Q68 had have the Mouse and Keyboard connections swopped over before the keyboard and mouse would work on the Q68.

Can you try swopping the connections of the PS/2 Splitter.
by Derek_Stewart
Mon Mar 09, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Q68 Order Process
Replies: 137
Views: 25984

Re: Q68 Order Process

Mad Fritz wrote:Hi Derek

I am also interested in one with case if still available.

BR / Andy

Hi,

I am currently getting some more Q68 boards made, I will contact you when I can complete the order.
by Derek_Stewart
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Compatibles Corner
Topic: Q68 Serial devices
Replies: 71
Views: 3033

Re: Q68 Serial devices

Hi,

I have sent you a private message asking you to order 2 adapters.
by Derek_Stewart
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:22 am
Forum: Compatibles Corner
Topic: Q68 Serial devices
Replies: 71
Views: 3033

Re: Q68 Serial devices

bwinkel67 wrote:
Derek_Stewart wrote:Maybe you sell me an adapter, I will pay the shipping costs.


Hi Derek,

I can certainly order one (or more for you) and send it to you at cost. Let me know and I'll put in the order.

Hi,

OK, order me one adapter and send it by surface mail and send me a PM with the costs.
by Derek_Stewart
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Compatibles Corner
Topic: Q68 Serial devices
Replies: 71
Views: 3033

Re: Q68 Serial devices

Hi, The mouse speed is controlled either by the SMSQ/E MOUSE_SPEED command or in the QPAC2 SYSDEF Thing or menu. I will look at how Black Phoenix controls the mouse speed, as it is an over complicated setup. With regards to the the USB adapter, the vendor did not reply to me, even though I have a v...
by Derek_Stewart
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Transfer data between Windows and QL using CF Card with QL Tetroid disk interface
Replies: 23
Views: 1255

Re: Transfer data between Windows and QL using CF Card with QL Tetroid disk interface

Hi,

Where did you get a CF Card that can hold a 40Gb partition?