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by sid6.7
Fri Aug 19, 2005 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Text based
Replies: 8
Views: 6319

tb

yep me too...im old...and my programs all are texted based so
far....have'nt made the graphics jump yet...
by sid6.7
Sat Jul 16, 2005 9:09 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: RNDrum Released...
Replies: 6
Views: 10263

the mouse did not always work when i ran it
F2 did not work at all....

otherwise it worked okay
by sid6.7
Mon Jul 11, 2005 1:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ascii menus
Replies: 1
Views: 2849

ascii menus

is there somewhere to go or someone out there that wants to make me some simple ascii menus...you'll go in the credits of the program there are 3 of us so far... sorry i'm a horrible artist...and need help on something like that... there is an enterence menu where i ask about add/edit/delete things ...
by sid6.7
Sun Jul 10, 2005 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: just a poll
Replies: 5
Views: 4364

just a poll

what do you have problems with the most...

if "OTHER" explain...


for me its logic
by sid6.7
Thu Jul 07, 2005 2:47 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: database
Replies: 6
Views: 4268

database

does anyone know where an example of a database program
made in qb is? to look at it for examples of input, search
edit?
by sid6.7
Tue Jul 05, 2005 6:11 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: on error
Replies: 6
Views: 4616

so if i dont use subroutines and only use gotos will that work at all? IE goto blablah $$$: on error goto bleep? code code code code . . . . end bleep print err code end thanks mystik... everytime i use your help i've been adding you to my credits for each program as a thank you if you dont mind..
by sid6.7
Tue Jul 05, 2005 1:06 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: on error
Replies: 6
Views: 4616

on error

for the best effect where should the on error goto statement be?
after every input statement? or at the very end of the program...
by sid6.7
Thu Jun 30, 2005 12:04 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: help with college stats program
Replies: 9
Views: 5510

Y-12 wrote:People who really want to learn QBasic wouldn't use someone's code. They would try to some how understand it. I thought I should post the code because the OP started. I wouldn't post if he just said: "Make a database program for a college."

?Y-12
well said...
by sid6.7
Thu Jun 30, 2005 12:02 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: programs that dont work
Replies: 3
Views: 3371

programs that dont work

another noob question.. i've found over the last few weeks dozens of programs that were released as "finished" and mostly in *.exe form but some in *.BAS form... 3/4 of the time they just dont work i get a number of errors even though they were relesed as finished...why is that?.. stuff like: file n...
by sid6.7
Wed Jun 29, 2005 11:56 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: libraries
Replies: 5
Views: 3905

libraries

noob question... okay i still aint ready for the next level i'll still be a text mode person for a bit but i see all this stuff about libraries.... what do they do? and how do you use them? is it something where its a cut and paste code from the library into your program? or something more involved....
by sid6.7
Sat Jun 25, 2005 1:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: just wondering
Replies: 1
Views: 3352

just wondering

just looking back over time i was surmising on what it was like during the qbasic hey days... THEN: considering some form of basic was part of college courses i'd say there were probably a few million "ACTIVE" programmers/users out there for qb stuff.. NOW: after going over the web and checking on a...
by sid6.7
Fri Jun 24, 2005 10:39 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: challenge # 10
Replies: 1
Views: 2173

challenge # 10

i dont think i found anyone who did this...i was trying this last year and gave up...but then i seen challenge 10 on petes site and gave it another try...took me about 5 hours.... i had to do most of the work fixing the english word list i was using it was filled with errors, spaces, comma's that ke...
by sid6.7
Wed Jun 22, 2005 9:00 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: HOW TO stop output flash by
Replies: 3
Views: 3116

depending on how much output you expect you could use
sleep 1
sleep 2

between prints...

i would use above puase function
by sid6.7
Wed Jun 22, 2005 8:54 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: How could I create a BBS?
Replies: 5
Views: 4496

bbs

if its a qbasic bbs it can be done i have it in my i wanna do project list... you can make a dialer too to call your bbs you'll have to be real good at qbasic find some qbasic modem routines...there are some on a qbasic site i remember seeing them somewhere.... it wont be a fast bbs 19000 baud tops....
by sid6.7
Wed Jun 22, 2005 3:25 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: sigh...its a BIG'un
Replies: 4
Views: 4338

other note

it seems to kill the first 2 letters of the text feild....
by sid6.7
Wed Jun 22, 2005 1:25 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: sigh...its a BIG'un
Replies: 4
Views: 4338

revison partially works

okay i got it to partially work finally but now it cuts off part of the data... 1 een is Killed 2 ight Light in Sky 3 ssesion 4 een is born 5 arm of Locust 6 mine 7 on turns Color 8 ce Wars 9 ng is Killed 10 een dies i have a data file a record file and a final file when i make the record file it do...
by sid6.7
Tue Jun 21, 2005 12:41 pm
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: sigh...its a BIG'un
Replies: 4
Views: 4338

some code huh...ignore variable names as i'm just putting in readable stuff...so to speak... type record num as integer text as string * X end type dim r as record type data text as string * x end type dim d as data ' make data file from a text file ------------------------------------ open textfile...
by sid6.7
Tue Jun 21, 2005 9:12 am
Forum: QBASIC and QB64 Questions & Answers
Topic: sigh...its a BIG'un
Replies: 4
Views: 4338

sigh...its a BIG'un

been pounding my head on my screen can no longer see for the blood... input,output,append,get,put,random,print,write.....yeesh having a heck of a time getting this to work... i have a text file with text in it: blah bloo bleep ... i want to put it in a record file and add a record number to it... 1 ...