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Is there a technical reason why Datel Action Replay on PC required a card?

I understand that it's necessary to use hardware in some cases (e.g. action replay for an 8-bit console such as the NES) but for the PC it's less obvious. It's needed for the very same reason as it ...
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Is there a technical reason why Datel Action Replay on PC required a card?

Jean-François Fabre’s answer mentions a number of advantages of a hardware solution over software, but I think it’s worth expanding on the main reason (IMO): hardware can reliably generate an ...
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Is there a technical reason why Datel Action Replay on PC required a card?

Disclaimer: I always managed with Turbo Debug on games, which relied exclusively on software, and only used the amiga version of Action Replay. That said, the hardware Action Replay on PC gives it ...
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