8-Bit Software Online Conversion

                                                                    12/12/96             Issue 54 is to be a double DFS issue. ADFS users send one disc, DFS users send two discs.              Issue 54 is due out on   30th January 1997     The issue 54 deadline is   16th January 1997     Please ensure that all   submissions for issue 54 reach   8BS by this date.     Send your formatted discs, 50p's   and return postage and packing   to:                                                        To find out how to use the menu and how to obtain the various 'Text Viewing' options, press the red key marked f0 when viewing the Main Menu.              I make minor changes to TBI-00, the Catalogue/Information disc just about every day. To keep abreast of all new additions to the catalogue, charges and utility updates, send your copy of TBI-00 and return postage to 8BS for a free update. TBI-00 has recently had a total re-write of the info and it is very important that you all read the new info.            The response to my request for photos to be scanned in has been excellent. TBI-99 is available as a 2DA disc which is filling with digitised pictures of the membership. If you want to be included in this edifice, send in your photo. Larger, matt, black and white are best. Tell me if you want the photo back.          Please send in your completed questionnaire (available on TBI-00). This is not compulsory, but it helps me a great deal.                                        This menu contains all the info for the software on this issue.     Messages to you Messages asking for and offering help. General Messages Comments on Programs     Editorial (actually in the main menu) Suggested Contacts A Reply To Alien Life Elite. From 4WL Citizen ABC Printer Review From 4WL Elite Hints. From 4WL SCSI Drives. Frequently Asked Questions From 4WL     8BS Advert For Sale And Wanted Messages Superior Software Offer Other Individual Adverts                                          Title 8BS Messaging System Author S.Flintham Use Message all or one File Name SendMes Language Basic/Assembler Please read the short info file available from the Program Info menu. The full version of the info is available on TBI-00           Title Diary 1997 Author B.Raw (K6N) File Name Diary DiData JAN Language BASIC/Assembler/Data Please read the info from Brian in the Program Documentation Collection. This is a practical use for his notepad program from a previous 8BS issue           Title 8BS Menu Reader Author C.J.R adapted J.G.Harston Use Read/Printout 8BS Menus File Name MenRead Language BASIC Printout of the magazine menu data. The program is self explanatory.           Title Prime Numbers Programs Author J.C.Davis (K2F) Use Demo File Name Primax? Language BASIC Info in the program.           Title Lottery and Pool Selector From R.Boyce (K2H) File Name Lotter8 Language BASIC Select your lottery and pools numbers.           Title Let's Compute Calendar From Fred Price (3WU) File Name Calndr Language BASIC See the Program Documentation collection for Fred's info. HAVE YOUR PRINTER SWITCHED ON AND READY when you choose this from the menu as it goes straight there without warning!                            Title Pictures From 4WL File Name read Clock Cship DW1BBC Language BASIC/Data Susie 4WL Submitted an ADFS disc full of pictures taken from the PC. They range from Elite to his ex cat. I put them on to a new TBI entry TBI-105. Here are 4 that would not fit onto the DFS disc. Another 3 next issue           Title 365 Days Poem From Fred Price (3WU) File Name 365Days Language BASIC See the Program Documentation collection for Fred's info. HAVE YOUR PRINTER SWITCHED ON AND READY when you choose this from the menu as it goes straight there without warning!                   Title Snib From Paul Clucas (K6X) Use Educational Game File Name Snib Snibzy Vsnib Language BASIC See the Program Documentation Collection for Paul's info. Snib is the original game, Snibzy is Paul's version of it, and Vsnib is in View format to print out as an aid for his version. The game came from Beebug June 93 and was updated by Paul.           Title Yule Log From J.C.Davis (K2F) Use Demo File Name Yulelog Language BASIC Info in the Program           Title The Ultimate Lottery Prog From C.J.R. (2J3) Use Calculate Numbers File Name Lotter7 UltDat Language BASIC/Data Thanks to Fred Price for mentioning that the lottery is going twice weekly now/soon. Personally I am appalled. However, here is an update of the lottery program to cope with it. Basically all I have done is change all occurrences of "WEEK" to "GAME".                             