[Coco] [Color Computer] Multi-vue Vs. Deskmate 3
glenvdb at hotmail.com
Sun Sep 25 22:39:39 EDT 2005
Oh, boy, do i get errors with this one! I tried the factory OS-9 disk
thinking my copy could be currupted. Step 2, i get errors.(8d@@@d8 error
I then put it back to original (with the >/w), it seem to like that., but in
step 4 i also get an error 246. if I put the >/2 in, it seems ok, but then
in step 5 i get a error 216.
oh, boy, i am strying varous different ways
>Setting 16 Colors
>From the Control Panel, you can adjust the four color palettes that you use
>with Multi-Vue. If you would like to set all 16 color palettes, then you'll
>need to do this by calling Control as a standalone program on a 16-color
>The following procedure will open a 16-color graphics window by calling
>1. Reboot the system using the OS-9 Level II disk.
>2. 0S9: merge sys/stdfonts
>3. 0S9: Iniz w2
>4.0S9:dispIay 1b 20 8 0 0 28 18 1 00
>5. 0S9: shell i=w2&
>6. Press [CLEAR] and you should see a white screen with "0S9:" in blue
>letters. While that screen is displayed, place Multi-Vue Diskette #1 in
>7. 0S9: chx /d0/cmds
>8. 0S9: chd /d0
>9. 0S9: control
>The control panel will appear with the
>16 blocks at the bottom
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Glen VanDenBiggelaar" <glenvdb at hotmail.com>
> > hi, Curtis,
> > I will try to send this again, as the last reply got bounced by the
> > moderator for being over 40K.
> > I am following the MVUE manual step-by step (I know, this is my first
> > mistake, with all of the typos) on page 9-26 (see attachment) when I get
> > to
> > step 6, and press "clear" all I get is a window with a puke green
> > background
> > and a little pink "cursor" square that does nothing! no text, no
> > nothing). I am also trying to go though the OS-9 book trying to
> > troubleshoot
> > and find the mistake, but with my limited knowledge on the subject, it
> > proving to be time consuming.
> > On the next page (see second attached file) it shows a 512k solution,
> > I
> > have yet to have the skills to attempt that, I am not sure if I can do
> > that
> > right inside of multi-vue or not. (will try out later today, after I fix
> > the
> > website Carts page-Got corrupted some how)
> > -thanks for the help and info on the subject everybody and keep it
> > I
> > know the difference between the 2, but does anyone use Deskmate and what
> > do
> > they like about it or dislike?
> > -Glen
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