[Coco] MPI 26-3024
snhirsch at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 09:47:24 EDT 2009
On Tue, 28 Apr 2009, Rogelio Perea wrote:
> The 3024 MPI is the bigger unit, upgradeable via the updated PAL chip.
> The 3124 MPI is the smaller newer unit, the one with the satellite
> board upgrade.
Sorry. I did have that bass-ackwards.
> The URL provided points to a page with *more* than a photo, and I quote:
> "Here's a simple test that will determine if your Mulit-Pak has
> already been upgraded to work with a CoCo 3. From BASIC's OK prompt,
> type PRINT PEEK(&HFF90) and press ENTER. If 126 is returned then the
> Multi-Pak has been upgraded. If it returns 255 then it has NOT been
Totally missed that. I now have it bookmarked. That certainly is easier
>> How does a photo of a PAL help Bill evaluate his unit? At any rate, if this
>> is the small, beige unit you will have to remove the case cover and look for
>> a little daughterboard with a bunch of wires connecting it to various points
>> on the main circuitboard.
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