Re: Transfer a 8250 diskette

From: Nate Lawson <>
Date: Sun, 30 Oct 2011 13:59:44 -0700
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On Oct 30, 2011, at 1:03 PM, wrote:

> Hi all,
> I want to transfer programs from a 8250 diskette. I have a CBM 4032, a
> 8250lp and a datassette.
> I loaded the first program from disk and saved it to a tape. I read the
> tape with MTAP in my PC and I could load the .tap into VICE.
> So far so good. But the next program on the diskette freezes the PET, I
> think because it's not a BASIC program but MC and it loads in an memory
> location not so good for my 4032. The programs on the disk are made for a
> CBM 700 series.
> Is there a way to solve my problem?

The ZoomFloppy with IEEE-488 plug attached can read from the 8250 drive. You'd just plug it in and read the file off with cbmcopy or the entire d82 image with d82copy.


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