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Using dBASE III on the Amstrad PC

Nigel Roberts

Using dBASE III on the Amstrad PC

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Published by Heinemann Professional in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementNigel Roberts.
SeriesStep by step
The Physical Object
Pagination206p. :
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21409987M
ISBN 100434917427
OCLC/WorldCa17838827

I believe that DBASE III is better, but I have never used it and it is not available on Amstrad computers (yet!). The one point that I would quote against it was not mentioned in the review, and that is it can be very slow producing reports of data from more than one database (ie where both primary & secondary databases are in use). One Amstrad PC of note was the unusual Mega-PC, released in This was a SEGA MegaDrive and a PC all in one unit. The PC was a SX with 1MB of RAM and a 40MB hard disk and also carried the model number SX. The user could operate a slider on the front that switched the unit from PC mode into Mega Drive mode.


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Using dBase III on the Amstrad PC. Nigel Roberts. 01 Jun Hardback. unavailable. Try AbeBooks. Manual of video game "Tau Ceti", Amstrad CPC version. Probably also valid for all other versions (Amstrad PCW, Atari ST, Commod MS-DOS, ZX Spectrum; Atari and DOS versions also support playing with mouse) Topics: video game, manual, Amstrad CPC.

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The Amstrad XTs are pretty good at IBM compatibility, so you should be able to use any version of MS-DOS up toor any version of DR-DOS or PC-DOS. They can also run CP/M MINIX 1.x should work on any model except the PPC, PC20 and PC Amstrad PC Software The following is a list of Amstrad PC Software in the Centre for Computing History collection.

It is not an exhaustive list of and other software may have been published. If you have any software that you would like to donate to our collection, please view our donations page.

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1 Amstrad PC (with floppy drive) 1 PC running Window 98 with parallel port; 1 copy of Locolink, which includes a parallel cable and transfer software; In my case we had an Amstrad PCW in full working order, so that covered reading the disks. The Locolink software is hard to come by but I 5/5().

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However unlike the Amstrad which doesn. Amstrad CPC Books The following is a list of Amstrad CPC Books in the Centre for Computing History collection. It is not an exhaustive list of and other books may have been published. If you have a book that you would like to donate to our collection, please view our donations page.

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W Warp. Released inthe PcW16 was a major redesign. The guts of the PcW16 were similar to an IBM-PC compatible, but used a 16 mhz Z80 CPU. Interestingly, instead of using a hard drive, it used 1 megabyte of flash memory to store the operating system and user files. The GX is a video game console that was manufactured by was the company's short-lived attempt to enter the games console market.

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It was to have 32k of RAM and Microsoft’s BASIC. In the end, Locomotive Software, which produced the CPC’s BASIC, persuaded Amstrad to .Name Size Date Description; zip: The Connectivity Disc (Robot PD), DOS-to-CPC copying utilities, file translators for Amstrad CPC (such as Sanko which converts protext files to RTF, GIF Converter and IFF Converter), and the d.8bit FAQ, some programs only forUtilitaires de transfert entre CPC et PC, conversions de fichiers pour Amstrad CPC.