Untitled Document

GENERAL

 

Front Page


BBC Basic



BBC Basic Programs



FREE
Pipedream

Z88

 
   
Special Offer

Z88


Hardware


Software


Com Links



Manuals



Show


Programmer's Section


Quick Guide


Reviews


GDPR


Help & FAQ


Z88 2nd User Section


Training Days



Ordering & Prices


EXTRA

 

Site map

Feedback

Help


 

Black Bar

 ARCHIVE SECTION

 

GENERAL

 

Rakewell Adverts


Books


Computer Fairs


Flying Page


PC



NEWS

 

Mailshot Promotions


PC Newsletter


Download Adobe Reader


Z88

 

Z88


Hardware


Software


Com Links



Old Z88 Shows



Old Z88 News








Saturday, 15-Dec-2018 19:18:26 GMT


Z88 Help & FAQ

6 - FAST-TRACK Getting Your Z88 Set Up


Introduction

You should follow these instructions right through, starting at the right point and finishing at the end.

New Z88

  1. Insert RAM pack in Slot 1 If you have more than one RAM pack put the largest size in Slot 1. DO NOT use Slot 3 for RAM packs unless Slots 1 and 2 have RAM packs as well.
  2. Insert any ROM packs in Slot 2.
  3. Make sure that there are NO EPROMS or ROMs in Slot 3 (See Cannot Satisfy Request) before you -
  4. Insert the batteries. Make sure they are the right way round.

Existing Z88

  1. If you have an EPROM with a BOOT.CLI file on it to hold your personal settings, put this EPROM in now.
  2. Do a Hard Reset by opening the card flap and pressing the RESET button twice. The RESET button is on the left-hand edge of the Z88, near the power socket. It is set into the case so you will need to press it with something small and blunt. An unbent paper clip is ideal. After you have pressed the button and closed the flap HARD RESET will appear in the top left corner of the display.
  3. Adjust the contrast with the knob on the left-hand edge until the screen is at the desired setting.
  4. Check that all your RAM has been recognised by selecting the INDEX and then <>CARD. If the RAM size does not match what you have e.g. 1024K for the 1M RAM pack, do another HARD RESET until it does.


 

Boot CLI
 

You should now follow the steps in the BOOT.CLI Example. These are repeated here in broad steps.

  1. Set the Default Device in the Panel ([]S) to :RAM.1.
  2. Change the Device (<>SV) in the Filer.
  3. Create all your Directories (<>SI) (if you are using them)
  4. If you are using a different Printer Driver, you should load it here. See Bug - Printer Driver.
  5. Set the Time and Date ([]T).

If you used a BOOT.CLI file

  1. Go into the Filer ([]F).
  2. Change Device (<> SV), then change the device to :RAM.-.
  3. Delete ALL FILES in :RAM.-. See Bugs - :RAM.-.
 


   


Untitled Document

[Click here to send e-mail for real-time pricing]
[ Top of Page ] [Flight Yokes] [ Front Page ] [ PC Section ] [ Z88 Section ] [ BBC BASIC ] [ Mail to Rakewell ] 
© Rakewell Limited 1998 - 2018
Untitled Document
Google

Click here
to search on this site


Opens in a new window

[ image: nothing] [ image: nothing] [ image: nothing]
  Web Highlights  
  [ new ]
BBC BASIC for Windows
 
  Latest NEWS  
  Z88 Section  
  Adverts Section  
[ image: nothing]
Untitled Document



  Help Section Contents

Help - Introduction

1 - Z88 Not Working

2 - Fault Finding

3 - Good Housekeeping

4 - Odd Bin

5 - Bugs

6 - FAST-TRACK

7 - File Conversion

8 - Mailmerge

9 - Printing
 

Untitled Document


Untitled Document
  FAST-TRACK Contents

Introduction

Boot CLI
 
Untitled Document


Untitled Document
 

Z88 Internet Links



z88 logo

Z88 Wiki

Z88 Forever

Z88 RAM Applications

Z88 Development Group

Z88-development 2003

Project: Z88 Development: Summary

Z88 Developers' Notes V4.3

Retroisle

Keith Korner

Colin Parsons (RIP)
Z88 Page (Archived)


Computer Classic Games Server including Z88 files (Archived) [GONE]

Matthew Soar Home Page


FWDcomputing on the Z88 and QL [GONE]

Dominic Morris Z88 Projects

Dennis Gröning - Cambridge Z88 [ image: nothing]

BBCBASIC.org

Use Graphics on your Z88 with the BBC BASIC Patch

Run Acorn software on your PC[ image: nothing]

Rakewell Limited is not responsible for the content of these internet sites.




 
[ image: nothing]
Untitled Document


Company Details
[ image: nothing]
  We ship to other countries - USA - Hong Kong - Europe
[ image: nothing]
See Price list page for details.
 
[ image: nothing]
 

Company Details
[ image: nothing]
Rakewell Limited
24 Putnams Drive
Aston Clinton
AYLESBURY
Buckinghamshire
HP22 5HH
England
[ image: nothing]
t: +44 (0) 1296 632491
[ image: nothing][ image: nothing]
e: e-mail: sales@rakewell.com
[ image: nothing]
co. reg.: 2009194
[ image: nothing]
VAT:GB 443 7864 23
[ image: nothing]
h: 10:00-20:00 Monday to Friday
...10:00-18:00 Saturday

[ image: nothing]

Banking Details

NatWest Bank
PO Box 10102
21 Prescot Street
LONDON
E1 8TN
Bank Code  
09-06-66
Account No, 41866977

IBAN (International Bank Account Number) is
GB27 ABBY 0906 6641 8669 77

 
 
 
[ image: nothing]
Untitled Document