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Offline haywirepc

amiga 500 - Hard drive options - Virtual?
« on: January 28, 2010, 01:43:35 PM »
I have an amiga 500 with no hard drive as I'm sure many do.

I looked into the options which are not many. I guess the best option is that mod from finland that gives you amiga 600 type ide controller.

Before I did that I wondered, isn't there isn't a null modem to pc
cable and software I can use to make a virtual hard drive on pc that the 500 can access?

Any suggestions, I'm all ears. Problem is that I have no catweasel and no way to get software from the net or wherever into the 500, so I'm kind of stuck in place with it.


Offline haywirepc

Re: amiga 500 - Hard drive options - Virtual?
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2010, 01:45:41 PM »
One other thing, is there a ppp dialer or some  other way for the amiga 500 to get to the net, dialup would be fine for most things.

This is why I think a virtual hard drive on pc would be better, even if I got a hard drive how to connect to the net well enough to find software and all that...



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