8-bit Software Issue 12 (c) Duncan Webster May 1991
Issue 12 Disc Magazine Help Text ...
The format of the disc magazine has been changed this month. All
articles appear in 80 column format just like this text you are
reading now. The Menu consists of a mode 7 screen containing the menu
In order to select the article you would like to view, you should
enter the 3 digit number next to the heading. The article will then
load and display. You should press the <SHIFT> key to scroll through
the articles that take up more than one screen.
Should you wish to send an article to the printer, then prefix the 3
digit article number with the letter P. For example if you would like
the print the INTRODUCTION on this disc, then you would run the disc
magazine and enter the code P101 instead of just 101 as normal. Make
sure your printer is ready to print before doing this.
To abandon the reading/printing of an article you should press the
<Esacpe> key to return to the main magazine menu. If this fails to
work, then you should reset the computer by pressing <Control> and
Please report any problems with the use of the new magazine format to
me at 8-bit software as soon as possible, so that any error can be
corrected with the minimum possible inconvenience.