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Re: Need help with MPU401 standard mystery.

From what I understood, Sound cards usually are emulating a MPU-401 in UART mode (or "dumb" mode) which works with most MIDI modules but not all. There's some MIDI modules that require an "intelligent" MPU-401 interface, that's where the Midiman/MQ/Roland MPU-401 interface cards come into play.

Re: What's the funniest scam someone tried to pull on you?

in Milliways
I once tried to buy a old 386DX on the local classifieds (was very cheap, 15€), had agreed to meet the guy at his location. In the meantime, I recall he had taken his initial listing down. Went there, I waited for him for about 3 hours, then I receive a message from him: hi Someone has offered me …

Re: What's the funniest scam someone tried to pull on you?

in Milliways
I once tried to buy a old 386DX on the local classifieds (was very cheap, 15€), had agreed to meet the guy at his location. In the meantime, I recall he had taken his initial listing down. Went there, I waited for him for about 3 hours, then I receive a message from him: hi Someone has offered me 60 …

Re: How to remove cpu?

Ok thanks, I've ordered a plastic screw driver set. Could not find the cpu tool on ebay. And is Mr. Bios worth keeping? The motherboard has extensive battery corrosion, so I'm tossing it. Yes. There's a topic in the software section that has a list of all dumped MRBioses. There's a lot of MRBioses …

Re: Post your 'current' PC

I don't really have pics of it at the moment (need to dig them out of my "bulk storage HDD") but here are my main system's specs: CPU: i7-3820 OC'd (just used automatic overclock, might try my hand at manually OCing this chip) to 4.5GHz (may soon change it for a 4930K or a Xeon E5-1650v2) …

Re: Do you use CRT monitor for gaming?

in Windows
Yes. Have two Sony 9042QM PVMs, a 14" Daewoo and a 17" LG CRT. One day I'd love to find one of the following (pipe dream 🤣) CRT monitors for my PCs: Philips Brillance 202P4 Mitsubishi Diamond Pro 2070SB Sony Multiscan W900

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