Oh! Do remember the wiring boards on the IBM 305. What a rats nest.
Then I got into programming on a DEC PDP 8E using Basic.
It was fun writing & debugging programs! Of course using a Friden typewriter that had a ASCII tape punch & reader.
First you wrote the program, then you typed it into...
I see a picture of "Van The Man".
I had the privilege of spending the afternoon with Van at Tullynally Castle, Catlepollard, County Westmeath, Ireland.
He had a private Concert that evening in the "Great Hall" of the castle. It had 121 rooms! It is the home of the Earl of Longford
My wife & I...
Here is my first "Personal Computer" See Pic
TRS 80 with 2! 5 1/4 floppies!
My first work computer, during the Space Race" was a DEC PDP 8E With "High Speed ASCII punched tape Reader-Writer" for input & output.
No monitor or keyboard! Input tape was punched on Friden Flexowriter" Tape...
I attended the launch of Win 95 at the RDS center in Dublin Ireland.
I still have the personal invitation, the envelope it came in & the "T" shirt that says "I WAS THERE".
Windows 95! Bill Gates was there in person!
Everything disappeared except the software in the program files!
Can't delete it!
Can't reinstall because a message comes up "You already have IE".
Defiantly some outside interference introduce by Google after google was deleted!
86 to be correct!
I was into computers BEFORE there were computers!
That was before certain mainstream programs were loaded so you had to a magician to delete them!
Won't comment on VUGARITY!
That "Grouchy OLD FART"
I am really put off by people who use abbreviations & don't use capitals.
If they don't have time or don't have respect to communicate correctly then I am don't want their communications!
It is an INSULT!
That Grouchy "Old Fart"
I purchased the above & am having trouble get it to work! I mean REAL trouble!
I am running it on Win 8.1 64 Pro. I have also tried it on my Win 10 Review Desktop.
I have been trying to get it to work for almost a week
MS Technical or ANY MS SUPPORT is of no use!
It is receiving very bad...