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by thedevworks
Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably
Replies: 16
Views: 3052

Re: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably

fair point that was worth trying, I tried on another TV and it was a little different.

Either.. A few times I got a very steady black screen (No cursor etc, just black)

the other times I got crazy noises and patterns like in the video
by thedevworks
Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably
Replies: 16
Views: 3052

Re: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably

XavSnap wrote: Tue Mar 05, 2019 12:17 pm Hi,

Not Dead !
Just sleeping...

:lol:
Aww, a cute furry one!
by thedevworks
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably
Replies: 16
Views: 3052

Re: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably

So, I think I'm going to try this first; https://justjames.me/content/images/2019/03/image.png Is it worth also getting one of these new ULA's ; https://www.sellmyretro.com/offer/details/zx81-ula-32319 It looks like the ULA provides the right video signal anyway so maybe I'll just try that first. Al...
by thedevworks
Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably
Replies: 16
Views: 3052

Re: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably

I see, so its worth trying one of these newer video kits, I spotted one for around 10 euro so worth a shot!
by thedevworks
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably
Replies: 16
Views: 3052

Hello All & Dead ZX .. probably

Hello All , nice to meet you! I'm just getting into these, as well as a few other of my old favourites.. I want to preserve some happy memories of my early computing life.. for a time when nobody remembers what they were like. Also for my son :) I just acquired a ZX81 and I've connected it up to a s...