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by mcc
Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Pseudo "off" -- it looks like power down but it is not
Replies: 0
Views: 110

Pseudo "off" -- it looks like power down but it is not

Hi, when using a program, which uses the whole screen for pure graphical output you can enter a pseudo-off mode: +++ Start the program and wait until it has finished its artwork on the screen -- the screen must be displayed still :) +++ press F1 (top leftmost key) - the help browser appears +++ pres...
by mcc
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: New File Updates (Late August '18)
Replies: 3
Views: 381

Re: New File Updates (Late August '18)

Hi, this is an "this is not an issue"-issue to prevent an issue...so to say: I updated the help file as follows: I connected my DM42 to USB of my PC (Linux), activated USB disc mode on my DM42 and mounted the USB device by hand to a mount point. Then I copied the current help file of my DM42 to my P...
by mcc
Tue Aug 28, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 - display contrast
Replies: 6
Views: 256

Re: DM42 - display contrast

Hi, this is highly speculative but ... IF (big IF) you use your DM42 and the display does face the boue sky it MAY (big MAY) happen, that a greater amount of polarized light may (big MAY) hit it and gets NOT reflected by the rear of the LCD. This is because LCD works with polarizing filters. IF (big...
by mcc
Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Issue?: Catalog scrolling speed differences
Replies: 1
Views: 137

Issue?: Catalog scrolling speed differences

Hi, while using my DM42 I recognized the following difference in the scrolling speed of the Catalog entries. 1) Go to Setup->Settings->Slow_Auto_repeat and set it to X (activate it). 2) Leave the Setup menu 3) Enter the Catalog->FCN menu 4) Press and hold the down-arrow to scroll through the menu 5)...
by mcc
Fri Aug 24, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: 3D printed DM42 stand
Replies: 5
Views: 336

3D printed DM42 stand

Hi,

just found this (I did not make this myself!)

https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2826705

all credits goes to the original author of this piece!!!

Cheers!
Meino
by mcc
Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Update Announcements
Topic: UPDATE: DMCP-3.9a / DM42-3.9.1 / dm_tool-2.4
Replies: 21
Views: 1513

Re: UPDATE: DMCP-3.9a / DM42-3.9.1 / dm_tool-2.4

Hi, still missing the promised fix for this: http://forum.swissmicros.com/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=446&sid=cb504fb4974d89c934c0148132e1b923 (scroll down) and http://forum.swissmicros.com/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=462&p=5393&hilit=limit+of&sid=9fabe2fcb99a71537f4001c106dba096#p5393 The longer I use my DM42 an...
by mcc
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Storing alpha into a matrix ?
Replies: 2
Views: 237

Re: Storing alpha into a matrix ?

Hi rprosperi,

OH YEAH! That's reminding me of solving the Rubik Cube (tm) ! ::))

Thanks for sorting that colored stickers! :)
Cheers
Meino
by mcc
Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:45 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Storing alpha into a matrix ?
Replies: 2
Views: 237

Storing alpha into a matrix ?

Hi,

according to the oncalc (the calculator related equivalent to "online' :) ) help, it is possible to store up to
six characters per cell into a real matrix, which is not nessecarily the REGS matrix.

But I dont find a way to do so...

Any help is appreciated in beforehand! :)
Cheers!
mcc
by mcc
Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:45 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: When will the update for Free42 2.021 be out?
Replies: 1
Views: 231

Re: When will the update for Free42 2.021 be out?

also missed:

The fix for the 85 file count limit for the root "directory" of the FLASH storage.


Cheers
Meino
by mcc
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: Question on solver programs vs regular programs
Replies: 5
Views: 428

Re: Question on solver programs vs regular programs

Hi kevinvinv, there is one feature which excludes a program as being useable for the solver (beside obvious reasons: An emultator for "Mario Bros. something" implemented in FOCAL is not THAT adaquate for the solver... ;) :) :): A program without a MVAR section in the beginning would not be "seen" by...