1541 Diagnostic Cartridge by Jani per Commodore 64 , allineamento drive, test, performance, alignment

1541 Diagnostic Cartridge by Jani – Video

Today we talk about the 1541 Diagnostic Cartridge by Jani. This interface contains a series of utilities to check your Commodore 1541 floppy disk drive (head alignment, rotation speed, etc…). We analyze both the hardware and the features of the 1541 Diagnostic [...]

OpenCBM XUM1541 CBMXfer installazione Windows 10 driver, X-Cable

OpenCBM, CBMXfer: how to install XUM1541 drivers on Windows 10

In this video tutorial, we see how to connect the XUM 1541 adapter to the PC and how to install the XUM1541 drivers on Windows 10. We also see how to install the various software used to transfer files: OpenCBM and CBM Transfer (written CBMXfer). [...]

Assembly tutorial XUM1541 Commodore 1541 USB C64, cover, USB adapter interface IEC, OpenCBM, CBMXfer, CBM Transfer

Tutorial: how to build a XUM1541

I ordered an XUM1541 mounting kit on eBay. This interface allows you to connect the original Commodore 1541 drive (with IEC port) to the USB port of a Windows PC (also Windows 10). In this video tutorial, let's see how to build one [...]

Basic language programming course Commodore 2, C16 C128 C64 PET Vic20 GWBASIC IF THEN LOAD SAVE LIST NEW

Programming in Basic, tutorial # 2

Welcome to the second installment of the tutorial on how to program in Basic, the language of the Commodore. If you missed the first episode, you can find it here. Today we write a nice program, which can be useful, after the holidays, to decide whether [...]

Easy Script, Commodore MPS 803, Commodore 64, print a letter in the 80's, print with the Commodore, video writing

Easy Script, video writing for Commodore 64

Today I want to show you how to write a letter with Easy Script, in the 80s! In our day, we are used to the simplicity of Microsoft Word, but, 40 years ago, things weren't that intuitive! Easy Script, the alternative to the current Microsoft Word, [...]

1541 Speed ​​Test by Zibri, measure speed-rotation floppy disk drive Commodore 1541, RPM

Adjust the Commodore 1541 with Speed ​​Test by Zibri

In this video I explain how to measure and, if necessary, recalibrate the rotation speed of the Commodore 1541 floppy disk drive with Speed ​​Test by Zibri. After so many years, in fact, it is very likely that the disc rotates at a different speed [...]