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    IBM PC Voice Communications Adapter

    Does anyone have one of these they could; sell, trade, or lend? I've got quite a bit of computer software from computer reset that depends on it for operation and don't want to open it to do my Unwrapped videos (check those out here) without it.
    Daniel P. Cayea - The Lyon Mountain Company - Plattsburgh, New York 12901
    Vintage Equipment: IBM 5150 * IBM 5161 * ThinkPad 770ED
    Modern Equipment: MacBook Pro 13 * Alienware M15R3

    #2
    Lorenzo from NYCE distribution may have some in stock. I got mine from him.

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      #3
      Originally posted by pinkdonut666 View Post
      Lorenzo from NYCE distribution may have some in stock. I got mine from him.
      Thanks, I got in touch.
      Daniel P. Cayea - The Lyon Mountain Company - Plattsburgh, New York 12901
      Vintage Equipment: IBM 5150 * IBM 5161 * ThinkPad 770ED
      Modern Equipment: MacBook Pro 13 * Alienware M15R3

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        #4
        I would like to know what software you have that requires it, since AFAIK IBM never really published any apart from the diagnostics. You were expected to develop your own and my memory is that almost nobody bothered.

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          #5
          I have a copy of “Augmented Phone Services” and it looks like there was also “IBM Voice Phone Assistant”


          bear, do you have the operational subsystem disk?

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            #6
            I do.

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              #7
              Originally posted by bear View Post
              I would like to know what software you have that requires it, since AFAIK IBM never really published any apart from the diagnostics. You were expected to develop your own and my memory is that almost nobody bothered.
              I have quite a bit that requires it. I have the IBM Voice/Phone Assistant, IBM Voice Activated Keyboard Utility, IBM Augmented Phone Services, and something else I do not recall the name of at this very moment in time.
              Daniel P. Cayea - The Lyon Mountain Company - Plattsburgh, New York 12901
              Vintage Equipment: IBM 5150 * IBM 5161 * ThinkPad 770ED
              Modern Equipment: MacBook Pro 13 * Alienware M15R3

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                #8
                not my auction, but apparently several folks are looking for this -- https://www.ebay.com/itm/154376047918

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                  #9
                  Originally posted by bear View Post
                  not my auction, but apparently several folks are looking for this -- https://www.ebay.com/itm/154376047918
                  Whoever got it, if it was someone from here, could you image the disk on Archive.org and share the link please?
                  Daniel P. Cayea - The Lyon Mountain Company - Plattsburgh, New York 12901
                  Vintage Equipment: IBM 5150 * IBM 5161 * ThinkPad 770ED
                  Modern Equipment: MacBook Pro 13 * Alienware M15R3

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                    #10
                    I intend to, I should get it next week

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                      #11
                      Originally posted by cfsimmons View Post
                      I intend to, I should get it next week
                      Thanks, I'd appreciate it. I bought the card from the same guy you bought the manual and disk from. Would also appreciate the scan of the manual, unless someone has it online.
                      Daniel P. Cayea - The Lyon Mountain Company - Plattsburgh, New York 12901
                      Vintage Equipment: IBM 5150 * IBM 5161 * ThinkPad 770ED
                      Modern Equipment: MacBook Pro 13 * Alienware M15R3

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                        #12
                        Now that I am thinking about it I wonder if anyone has recommendations for period specific microphone, speaker, and telephone...
                        Daniel P. Cayea - The Lyon Mountain Company - Plattsburgh, New York 12901
                        Vintage Equipment: IBM 5150 * IBM 5161 * ThinkPad 770ED
                        Modern Equipment: MacBook Pro 13 * Alienware M15R3

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                          #13
                          Oh, some useless trivia, was looking up some internal IBM documentation from 1988 (page 70); this PC Voice Communications option card was $995 dollars, the operating subsystem software was $65 dollars and in order to be FCC compliant, you had to use the subsystem with the card...

                          ibm :: pc :: IBM Personal System 2 and IBM Personal Computer Product Reference Ver 4.0 Sep88 : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive
                          Daniel P. Cayea - The Lyon Mountain Company - Plattsburgh, New York 12901
                          Vintage Equipment: IBM 5150 * IBM 5161 * ThinkPad 770ED
                          Modern Equipment: MacBook Pro 13 * Alienware M15R3

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