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Apple iie Z key falsely pressing

May 23, 2018 Reddit

I’ve noticed that often when I type ASC quickly, the Z key engages despite not being pressed.

Has anybody ran into this problem before? I wanted to open up the keyboard, but I haven’t found much in the way of repair specs

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Question about Apple II joystick vs other systems.

May 22, 2018 Reddit

Hey everyone,

I was wondering how Apple was able to use an actual analog joystick while most other systems at the time used those really stiff digital position joysticks (like the famous 2600 joystick) despite the fact that the Apple II uses the Atari joystick port for controllers

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New to IIgs, with questions

May 20, 2018 Reddit

I’ve finally got an adequate spec IIgs usable: ROM01, 8 MB RAM, 5¼” and 3½” drives, high-speed SCSI card and 40 MB drive, internal audio amplifier breakout, SCART→HDMI to an LCD monitor, GS/OS … and while I can use it to put the rest of the LOGIC disk

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Help identifying obscure game?

May 20, 2018 Reddit

Hey r/apple2.

I had an apple 2 with various games when I was a kid, and I’ve been on a recent nostalgia binge. But theres one game that I struggle to remember and I’m wondering if anyone here can help me name the game.

The only thing I

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AppleWin – using .2mg images?

May 15, 2018 Reddit

I’m really struggling with this, as I can’t find any good documentation or discussion about this anywhere on the web.

I’m trying to load Dark Castle in AppleWin… so I have it set up as a hard drive image (and its enabled). When I try to launch, I

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Joystick + emulator

May 11, 2018 Reddit

I decided to fire up Sweet16 (An excellent IIgs emulator for Mac OS X) again and play a few old games. Unfortunately, I found that Sweet16 does not like my old Gravis Gamepad Pro. I seem to remember this working at one point, but maybe I’m mistaken. An