[Coco] Color test with CoCo 3
devries.bob at gmail.com
Wed Aug 1 01:35:28 EDT 2007
Jim Cox said:
> When I enter CLS (3) I get a blue background which is > expected, but I
> also get the blue background when I enter CLS (7) According to the
> manual, I should get magenta.
I found that this is the case with MESS also.
Is this because of a limitation in the PC monitor? Or is this an error (bug)
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Cox" <jimcox at miba51.com>
To: "CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts" <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2007 3:24 PM
Subject: [Coco] Color test with CoCo 3
> OK, so I am just getting going again with the CoCo and since I have
> forgotten almost everything I learned about the CoCo, I'm playing around
> with some of the exercises in the Getting Started with Color Basic.
> When I enter CLS (3) I get a blue background which is expected, but I also
> get the blue background when I enter CLS (7) According to the manual, I
> should get magenta.
> My system is a CoCo3 (no disk or MPI installed at this time) and Roy's
> Video adapter routed to a NEC MultiSync XV15.
> Does anyone have any thoughts on what may be the issue besides operator
> error :)
> Also, if the monitor does not have sound, what is a simple solution for
> getting sound out of a CoCo3? I really don't want to run this through my
> Coco mailing list
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