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by tingo
Thu Jul 16, 2009 8:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oric-1: only black and white picture
Replies: 8
Views: 9410

I finally found some time to try this nice tip. maybe the modulator is dead, Well, It's not totally dead (because then there would be no piture at all). try linking a wire from the tv video input to one of the wires on the side of the modulator. the image will look like crap, but you will know if th...
by tingo
Wed Jul 15, 2009 8:18 pm
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: Flash ROM adapter?
Replies: 9
Views: 9643

I want to use Flash to replace the ROMs, yes.
Then it would be easy to test various bug fixes and enhancements.
by tingo
Wed Jul 15, 2009 1:51 am
Forum: Hardware hacks and extensions
Topic: Flash ROM adapter?
Replies: 9
Views: 9643

Flash ROM adapter?

Has anyone made a Flash ROM adapter for the Oric machines?
by tingo
Mon Jul 13, 2009 12:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oric-1: only black and white picture
Replies: 8
Views: 9410

Hmm, perhaps my first post was vague; yes, I know about the intensity and color adjustment screws on the underside, and I have been adjusting them. Didn't help.
by tingo
Sun Jul 12, 2009 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oric-1: only black and white picture
Replies: 8
Views: 9410

Oric-1: only black and white picture

There is another problem with my newly resurrected Oric-1; no matter how I tune it (or the TV) I can only get a black and white picture from the Oric-1 on the TV. The TV works fine with other channels. I just switch cables between the antenna and the Oric - no splitters here. I have tried another RF...
by tingo
Sun Jul 12, 2009 1:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oric-1: command keys?
Replies: 2
Views: 4162

Ah Ctrl-C - that was it. My memeory is a bit old.... :-)
Thanks!
by tingo
Sat Jul 11, 2009 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oric-1: command keys?
Replies: 2
Views: 4162

Oric-1: command keys?

Today I unpacked my old Oric-1 from storage. It was in a box complete with the old cassette player I used, and a few books and tapes. The RF cable was there, but no PSU. A bit more digging came up with the cable to the cassette player too. I t turned out that I had removed the ROM (Basic 1.0) for so...