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Questions related to the NTSC video standard (commonly used in North America and Japan).
For questions specifically regarding the Intel 8086 16-bit microprocessor
a 2nd generation home video game console by Atari, Inc. This tag should be used if the question is about the Atari 2600 hardware or cartridges.
For questions about recording, processing, producing or working with audio or audio hardware.
For questions about which software could be or could have been used to accomplish a task.
For questions about the creation and use of disk images - raw data from a storage medium that has been extracted into a file.
For questions about transferring data from one device to another
For questions related to data preservation, archiving, and backups.
For questions related to the Applesoft BASIC interpreter and language.
if you are enquiring about the cost of systems, either at a specific time-point in the past (such as when they were released) or now (if you're looking to purchase).
For generic questions about 8-bit microcomputers. For specific computers please use the appropriate specific tag.
For questions regarding the hardware, software and peripheral products of DEC - The Digital Equipment Corporation.
For questions regarding the RS232 serial interface standard - its control and usage.
For questions about adapting retrocompuing hardware on modern platforms
To be used when asking questions about the Basic Input/Output System found on many computers.
For questions regarding file systems and software interfaces to them.
for questions about floating point arithmetic. May be about the format of the word, or an instruction set, or a particular implementation.
For questions regarding text - as opposed to graphics - processing and display.
For questions about copy protection techniques used on retro software.
For questions regarding the operation of the Linux operating system on retrocomputers.
For questions relating to the use and development of hardware drivers for a computer operating system.
For questions concerning use, maintenance, restoration or emulation of printers used along with retrocomputers.