Can you play PM on an A1200?

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Postby Guest » Fri Mar 08, 2002 8:50 pm

I'm considering picking up a 2nd hand A1200 for Player Manager but was wondering if it will run on the machine? Its been a long time since I had an Amiga and just can't remember.

Thanks in advance,

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Postby Ely » Fri Mar 08, 2002 11:26 pm

Yes you can, but you need to boot it up whilst holding down both mouse buttons. Then turn off CPU Caches and also Enhanced Graphics I think. Anyway it does work so buy one <IMG SRC="/phpBB/images/smiles/icon_smile.gif"> <IMG SRC="/phpBB/images/smiles/icon_smile.gif">
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Postby sol43 » Thu Mar 21, 2002 8:45 pm

Acyually you need a shareware program to run PM on the 1200. I forget the name, but if you need to know it mail me, as I can probably find out.
Kick Off 2 works on the 1200 by disabling the cache as described.
It would probably be less hassle to try and pick up an old A500.
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Postby rodt99 » Sat Mar 23, 2002 1:53 am

I wore out 2 A1200s playing PM. I would play for days at a time if I didn't need to go to work or whatever.

It certainly does work but I seem to remember needing a boot disk to emulate the A500. Wouldn't work otherwise.
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Postby Robert » Wed Apr 10, 2002 11:55 pm

Did you spend your time searching for new 1000k players?

That crunched its way through my disk drive, and spare time....

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