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by sid6.7
Wed Aug 01, 2007 8:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New here
Replies: 5
Views: 6077

welcome to the forum....look forward to seeing your programs...
by sid6.7
Sat Jul 07, 2007 5:20 pm
Forum: Pete's QB Site News
Topic: QB Express is alive -- Issue #22 is here!
Replies: 23
Views: 48244

Did you know your FBTop50 $$$ is defunct? Better check that. EDIT: since when is the word "b.u.t.t.o.n" banned? it was an effort to keep spambots with b.u.t.t in them as there was a slew of them i was trying to keep out... i'll fix that for that one as we have a different fix in place that seems to...
by sid6.7
Mon Jun 25, 2007 2:02 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Display lines from text file
Replies: 10
Views: 8926

Re: No Money

this is a better idea if I had the money. Just to go out and $$$ one would be even better. It's just to go or do any thing out side my own home would cost money. ? You're library charges you to take books out? :?: Like I said, No Money any way. and the library won't have books for the programming I...
by sid6.7
Mon Jun 25, 2007 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Game Creators - Programs that create multiple games for you.
Replies: 1
Views: 3528

here are quite a few game makers some easy to complex...

http://www.ambrosine.com/resource.html
by sid6.7
Wed Jun 20, 2007 5:26 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: end if without block if error
Replies: 3
Views: 4670

in your nesting of IF THEN statements

you have and END IF that doesnt have a preivous IF...


IF blah blah


THEN blah blah


END IF

you may have a whole bunch of these nested one within another
go back and match them up...
by sid6.7
Wed Jun 20, 2007 12:44 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: QB PGM run 40x in win full screen get error - pgm too large
Replies: 10
Views: 7310

hmm i made a fake gui and it shells out and doesnt bonk
after 40 shells...it must be a resource thing on your computer.

what system do you have and such....


mine calls these programs

email
internet
dos prompt
dos calender
notepad
dxdiag
hearts
by sid6.7
Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:53 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: QB PGM run 40x in win full screen get error - pgm too large
Replies: 10
Views: 7310

why on earth would you want to shell 40 times?

is there a point to this or just to see how
far you can push your computer?
by sid6.7
Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Reading and Writing to the buffer
Replies: 15
Views: 10736

Re: That seem too much

bigjoe11a wrote:Thats a lot of code just to read and write to a buffer. Thanks
thats old qbasic for you....it generally takes a bit more coding
to do the same thing as some of the higher level languages.

its probably just as easy to not try the buffer storage thing
with qbasic and just handle things with files.
by sid6.7
Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: QBasic News Forums
Replies: 2
Views: 6171

sorry to hear that...so few active basic sites left... :(
by sid6.7
Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: (Poll) Why use QBASIC?
Replies: 21
Views: 20598

i see a flame war in the brewing. i'm moving this over
to general topics so real questions can be asked/answered
on how to use Qbasic without distraction....
by sid6.7
Fri Jun 15, 2007 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting GDP map
Replies: 2
Views: 3302

correct...pertty interesting aye?

the ones that suprised me were texas, california,alaska
and tennesse...
by sid6.7
Thu Jun 14, 2007 9:44 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: CHEMQuick v. 1.0
Replies: 2
Views: 5208

yes pete still needs to fix the file area for us
but still needs some time to do it.

in the mean time you could post it at qbasicstation
they woudl appreciate the upload.
by sid6.7
Thu Jun 14, 2007 2:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting GDP map
Replies: 2
Views: 3302

Interesting GDP map

this map shows each state in the USA and the corresponding
nation that has the same GDP(income) as the state.


Image
by sid6.7
Tue Jun 12, 2007 12:13 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Quick Basic and Easy Door Library
Replies: 4
Views: 4144

BBSmates is working today...get over there!

:)

also if you can email one of those old door maker guys
there are still some around alot of them worked with
basic and pascal to make those old doors and can help.
by sid6.7
Tue Jun 12, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: And how can i get sound form the mic?
Replies: 5
Views: 4957

Re: And how can i get sound form the mic?

Evan wrote:How can i get sound form the mic?
I want to make a program that can send files through the sound ports.


Thanks

Evan
it would be better to be more SPECIFIC about what your programming
before anyone can help you.
by sid6.7
Tue Jun 12, 2007 12:10 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: how to view output while program is running
Replies: 5
Views: 7333

Re: Just print it to the screen also

Wherever you produce output, also print it to the screen. Example PRINT #1, "Total: "; TotalSales would be changed to PRINT #1, "Total: "; TotalSales PRINT "Total: "; TotalSales what you can also do is add a pause to this..... so the program prints one line of output to the screen..pauses then prin...
by sid6.7
Tue Jun 12, 2007 12:05 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Reading and Writing to the buffer
Replies: 15
Views: 10736

well what it sounds like is you want to store something in EMS or XMS memory and not an actual file... here is one explaination of a "buffer" : Buffer: When referring to memory a buffer is temporary storage in memory used to temporarily store information while other information is being processed. T...
by sid6.7
Sun Jun 10, 2007 11:53 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: Quick Basic and Easy Door Library
Replies: 4
Views: 4144

these guys can probably help you the best with BBS and doors... http://www.bbsmates.com/ i use to run a wildcat BBS in the day.... here is a list of doordrop files http://www.geocities.com/spiky_one/doorfile.html door.bat i can't quite remember but it was something like.. path to the doordrop file p...
by sid6.7
Thu Jun 07, 2007 11:43 pm
Forum: Pete's QB Site News
Topic: QB Express is alive -- Issue #22 is here!
Replies: 23
Views: 48244

yehaw... :D
by sid6.7
Sun May 20, 2007 11:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GeorgeBASIC
Replies: 5
Views: 7047

neat.....thanks for adding some much needed content...

how long did it take to make so far?

:D