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Obsoleet s02e01 – Commodore Floppy Copy
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First episode for the new season, using some footage shot last year. This episode focuses on backing up your Commodore disks to create images which can then be archived or played on an emulator.
Showcases the ZoomFloppy, used to connect a Commodore Disk Drive to a modern computer.
This is handy user guide for OpenCBM, http://opencbm.trikaliotis.net/
Also used was CCS64, a Commodore 64 emulator for Windows PCs, http://www.ccs64.com/
I’m in the newest episode of The New Tech with a segment on floppy copying. It’s basically in the style of an Obsoleet segment, and is my first foray back into a show format with my new filming gear. Check it out, and check out the rest of their episodes as well!