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  1. Would it be possible to use a couple rows these...

    Would it be possible to use a couple rows these instead?

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/20-pack-1x40-2-54mm-Straight-Single-Row-Breakaway-Male-header-Pin-for-Arduino/274666179418
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    Correction, that's a GD5436 video chipset...

    Correction, that's a GD5436 video chipset contained in this PC. As I suspected, the correct video drivers fixed the funky mouse image.

    I found the IBM Windows 3.1x video drivers here:
    ...
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    SUCCESS! I had to upgrade the BIOS which I...

    SUCCESS!

    I had to upgrade the BIOS which I found here:

    http://ps-2.kev009.com/pccbbs/commercial_desktop/lxjt27a.exe
    http://ps-2.kev009.com/pccbbs/commercial_desktop/lxjt27a.txt

    After...
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    I'll see what System Speed Test reports, thank...

    I'll see what System Speed Test reports, thank you. As you pointed out I figured the limitation falls somewhere in either the motherboard or BIOS. I'm hoping that someone has successfully upgraded...
  5. Yeah, don't use super glue on that. I had no idea...

    Yeah, don't use super glue on that. I had no idea it was called Delrin but that looks like the type of plastic that never adheres correctly with super glue for me either.
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    LOL, I acquired 10 of these beasts back in the...

    LOL, I acquired 10 of these beasts back in the late 90's from someone who traded them for a 19" aluminum rack mount unit I had. I thought I was getting a good deal ... oh boy. As I remember they were...
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    IBM Personal Computer 340 CPU Issues

    Hello, I have the following IBM Personal Computer 340 I am currently restoring/upgrading:

    Machine Type: 6560-17A
    Surepath BIOS Flash Revision Level LXKT20AUS
    BIOS Date: 07/21/96
    System Board...
  8. Tandy 1000 TX, CM11 Monitor, 2 External Drives

    Not my listing, just pointing it out. Pick up in North Carolina.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Tandy-1000-TX-in-Original-Box-with-2-5-1-4-External-Drives/383981722485
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    LOL, those old-timey viruses sometimes revisit me...

    LOL, those old-timey viruses sometimes revisit me as well. Ah, good times.
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    This system has been sold.

    This system has been sold.
  11. An example of using SHIFT @ECHO OFF SET msg=...

    An example of using SHIFT

    @ECHO OFF
    SET msg=
    :REDO
    IF '%1'=='' GOTO END
    ECHO %1
    SET msg=%msg% %1
    SHIFT
    GOTO REDO
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    For the same reason Uknown_K pointed out ......

    For the same reason Uknown_K pointed out ... people see no need to write their own programs any longer, which is a shame. The wonderment and enjoyment of creating a working piece of code has been...
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    I simply meant in general, not here in the...

    I simply meant in general, not here in the forums. And yes, I do agree that BASIC can have a tendency of fostering bad programming practices. I believe that was because of the people that taught...
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    LOL, yep! Looking through the employment ads over...

    LOL, yep! Looking through the employment ads over the last three years has been hilarious. It's like IT departments are not run by IT professionals any longer.
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    Of all the Tandy systems out there my favorite...

    Of all the Tandy systems out there my favorite are the HX and EX systems, having one each myself. I've upgraded and sold at least 10 EX/HX systems on eBay over the years as well but always avoided...
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    When I was 12 my father brought home a TRS-80...

    When I was 12 my father brought home a TRS-80 Model III. Within a month I was writing my own software in BASIC. BASIC is the reason I set my sights on a career in IT. I have probably used every...
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    Wow, I hope someone snaps these systems up. CA is...

    Wow, I hope someone snaps these systems up. CA is too far from OH or I would be there.
  18. Thank you for all the insightful replies. Yes, I...

    Thank you for all the insightful replies. Yes, I tried the VESA driver and modified Win 3.1 drivers and they did not work. As you pointed out I discovered that the computer only had 256K of video RAM...
  19. I was afraid of that, thank you for the...

    I was afraid of that, thank you for the confirmation. I've tried every XGA and VGA/SVGA driver I could get my hands on with no joy. It's hard to believe that if you used Windows 3.x back in the day...
  20. I just worked on a Zenith 386 system that in...

    I just worked on a Zenith 386 system that in order to enter CMOS you need to press CTRL-ALT-INS together. This brings up the MFM-300 monitor software. From there I could type SETUP and press ENTER to...
  21. Need help finding PS/2 video drivers please - any IBM Gurus?

    I have the following IBM PS/2:

    IBM PS/2 Model 35 SX
    Type: 8535-3T2
    80386SX/20 - 12MB RAM

    I'm looking for Windows 3.1x video drivers for it. I've scoured the web for them but to tell the truth...
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    Power button for IBM Model 35SX

    This is the IBM I am referring to: http://ps-2.kev009.com/pcpartnerinfo/ctstips/cfa2.htm

    The Model 35SX (386SX/20)

    I need the white power button, not the entire switch, just the plastic square...
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    I don't even bother putting greater than 10Mb...

    I don't even bother putting greater than 10Mb cards in DOS/95/98 installations if I can help it. For reasons explained by GiGaBiTe the overhead simply kills throughput.
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    I used the "Remember me" check box and now stay...

    I used the "Remember me" check box and now stay logged in. This is odd behavior in my opinion. The "Remember me" check box on all other web sites I've used is for auto logging in after a browser has...
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    I also have a Pentium 200 MMX system that has a...

    I also have a Pentium 200 MMX system that has a Win98 shutdown bug. There are a few patches here: https://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=90

    None of them worked for me but you may have better...
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