[Coco] Micropainter Pics
devries.bob at gmail.com
Sun Feb 3 20:32:12 EST 2008
> 1. Does anybody know whether Micropainter works on the CoCo 3? I don't
> recall that it doesn't, but...
I just tried my Micropainter in my Coco3, and, while it displays the startup
splash screen, it locks up after that.
> 2. Can it be saved to and loaded from floppy disk? (The program, not
> the images.)
I'm sure I did this way back, and was able to LOADM it. The files still
saved to tape of course.
> 3. Is there any other program that can read in the Micropainter files
> and convert them to a less obscure format? I think they may be PMODE 3,
> is that right? In addition to the graphics data, I think they must have
> at least a bit to select the color set, or am I remembering wrong?
I imagine Roger's P3 should handle them.
> Other ideas? Maybe I'll play the tape into the PC sound card, load them
> up in an emulator, and do a screen grab.
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