Scor­pio News


July–September 1987, Volume 1, Issue 3

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thought 14 try using the ASSIGN command from DOS, guessing that s ears . rameters from drive A from the ROM BIOS and Tethe dive ke Tee up figued drive A to drive BT got 80 steps ‘Biegustingit

Sicight, but etiil 15

‘Then I took the 40 track drive out and shoved one of the 80 track Teac ‘out of my Gemini {a the hole, all should work now – of so I thought. 1

fe drive B to 80 track and told it go. Can you

id to double step, do 40


arty jet up the parameters to Inagibe ay amazement when the #0 track drive proce

aging away at the

Spend the next 40 steps nerve to tell me the disk had 720K.

‘At that point I assume I had got the select Links on the Teac mixed up, but

for the Life of me I can’t see what I had got wrong ae it atill worked as an 80

track drive when 4c found ite way back ak

3.30 in the morning I left it. and haven’t come back to tt

someone out. chara ‘hae probably achieved my sim of using ti ‘different logical 80 track 720K drive, sitting the:

iaove the trite, so perkape Af thay would Tike Eo drop

that about wraps 1t up for this time round. Next time 111

ely painless conversion from MASE TI to dBASE ITT

Df the not so nice surprises it has in store, and how to go about co:

Ssing Clipper, uickativer or Foxbeee, none of which Le entirely com ch other

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