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by DA74254
Fri Mar 22, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Update Announcements
Topic: UPDATE: DMCP-3.13 / DM42-3.13
Replies: 36
Views: 1301

Re: UPDATE: DMCP-3.13 / DM42-3.13

Hi, The FAT upgrade will only work from v3.5 or v3.13. If you tried to use FAT upgrade from v3.12, then I wouldn't expect it to work. Does it mean that all users, who had v3.12 have had troubles with FAT upgrade? No. Mine upgraded perfectly from 3.12 to 3.13 without any issues. I used the "combo" f...
by DA74254
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: Updating the DM42???
Replies: 4
Views: 222

Re: Updating the DM42???

So now there have ben 2 updates to Free42 that effected the DM42 in some way, and the 2nd one came out 18 days ago...Will support for the DM42 continue by updating it or is support for the DM42 finished?...the DM42 is too good to not keep it up to date. The DM42 is open source, as is the Free42. Wh...
by DA74254
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Hardware issues
Topic: Improved Keyboard????
Replies: 17
Views: 1077

Re: Improved Keyboard????

The problem has been identified. It seems the metal sheets from which the metal domes were stamped weren't cleaned properly. An oil film prevents reliable contact. The domes and the contact area on the PCB can be cleaned, which significantly improves the reliability. We encourage anybody having suc...
by DA74254
Sat Feb 02, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Images from DA74254
Replies: 3
Views: 877

Re: Images from DA74254

akaTB wrote:
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:08 pm
DA74254 wrote:
Sat Feb 02, 2019 9:15 am
"Yggdrasil" is the tree of life and death in Norse mythology. The tree stood in the center and connected the 9 worlds.

Yggdrasil.bmp
And a treeship in the Hyperion Cantos saga by Dan Simmons. ;)
I like my heritance better :D
by DA74254
Sat Feb 02, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Images from DA74254
Replies: 3
Views: 877

Re: Images from DA74254

"Yggdrasil" is the tree of life and death in Norse mythology. The tree stood in the center and connected the 9 worlds.
Yggdrasil.bmp
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by DA74254
Sat Feb 02, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: DM42 usable for just a user?!
Replies: 11
Views: 790

Re: DM42 usable for just a user?!

gomefun2 wrote:
Sat Feb 02, 2019 5:18 am
... e-ink screen saver. ...


1. The display is e-ink (I think?).
No it's not. It's Sharp low power memory LCD
https://www.sharpsma.com/products?sharp ... parallel=0
by DA74254
Sat Feb 02, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: HHGTTG
Replies: 4
Views: 551

Re: HHGTTG

Logan wrote:
Fri Feb 01, 2019 7:52 pm
Someone did post a nice version with the planet and the hitchhiker thumb and those words. I have it on my calculator but I don't remember who made it.
It's here:
viewtopic.php?f=14&t=166&start=60#p4135
by DA74254
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 198
Views: 31220

Re: 43S News

How about providing coloured shift keys in the shipping box?
Then one can manually replace them when receiving the unit, should one wish so :)
by DA74254
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Updating from 3.3 to 3.10
Replies: 45
Views: 3426

Re: Updating from 3.3 to 3.10

TomC;
Come to think of something..
When you switch off your calc, do you get the "user customisable" off-image or the "sleeping owl on the tree branch"?
If you get the last one, that means that your FAT/QSPI may be faulty and thus does not get recognised by the PC..
by DA74254
Sun Oct 21, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Updating from 3.3 to 3.10
Replies: 45
Views: 3426

Re: Updating from 3.3 to 3.10

Indeed indeed. There are pure power USB cables which do nothing with the data. I had that twice. Trashed one of them now at the office. However you immediately notice that as when you plug in the right one Windows immediately recognizes it as a drive whilst with the power only cable it does not. Th...