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by MikeHawk
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Qbasic Program wont run
Replies: 1
Views: 402

Re: Qbasic Program wont run

Try using backslashes instead of forward slashes in D1$, and remove the excess spacing for the "Print Detail" label.
by MikeHawk
Sun Sep 23, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: C++ Compilation Failed
Replies: 1
Views: 341

Re: C++ Compilation Failed

Hi Rich. QBASIC Assignment? What year is this? "C++ Compilation Failed"?! I can't tell if this is some elaborate shitposting or if I'm missing something. I'm getting too old for the internet. I have no idea why you'd get a "C++ Compilation Failed", but there are more concerning things going on: 1. A...
by MikeHawk
Mon Jul 30, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: QB45 & DOSBox question
Replies: 5
Views: 833

Re: QB45 & DOSBox question

I’m using 0.72 and 0.74 (both Win32), there are some differences with some games, but all in all it doesn’t make much of a difference. However, regardless of the version, when it comes to QuickBASIC games there seem to be some sound issues (Super Stack comes to mind), some interrupts that are not ha...
by MikeHawk
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: QB45 & DOSBox question
Replies: 5
Views: 833

Re: QB45 & DOSBox question

Yes you can use DOSBox to test, compile and execute QuickBASIC 4.5 programs (lately I've been using a combo of NotePad++ and DOSBox to test programs and it works fine).
by MikeHawk
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: What version of BASIC is this?
Replies: 6
Views: 759

The code you posted is likely written in a VERY old dialect since the interpreter requires line numbers, still uses LET, direct jump with THEN, splits GO TO, may likely not support concatenation (because of line 70, 90, 210 and 230), and features CHANGE (a statement I had never heard of before readi...