Tags

A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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for questions about retrocomputing screens or terminals
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For questions regarding the measurement and comparison of performance of retrocomputers.
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For questions regarding compatibility of retrocomputers and peripherals.
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for questions about retrocomputing hardware cases and enclosures
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For questions about the Amiga 500 (A500) home and personal computer
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For questions regarding the Amstrad CPC464 Z80-based microcomputer.
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For questions about the MSX standard or about computers, hardware or software conforming to the MSX standard.
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For questions about IDE storage devices, cables, and drivers. Also referred to as PATA or Parallel ATA.
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for questions about homemade or homebrew retrocomputing hardware and software
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For questions about the MacOS Classic emulator
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For questions specifically regarding LCD (Liquid Crystal) Displays.
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For questions regarding the DEC PDP-8 minicomputer.
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For questions about the 7-bit ASCII character set, including its control codes. Not for binary-coded-decimal (even if some Intel instructions call it "adjust for ASCII").
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Tagging questions about early computers and their design. Computers from before the standards set by the IBM /360 (of 1964) became canon.
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For questions about words, phrases and definitions that are specific to classic computers and gaming systems.
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For questions about portable computers, including laptops and "luggables".
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For questions regarding the DEC VT100 Terminal.
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For questions about membrane keyboards as hardware devices.
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for questions about retrocomputing calculator hardware and software
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Questions related to the PAL (Phase Alternate Line) analogue video standard (commonly used in Europe).
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For questions about retro devices from the Soviet Union (USSR)
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Questions about connectors, particularly those used to connect computer peripherals.
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For questions about the TRS-80 Color Computer, including peripherals and software.
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for questions on hardware testing
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For questions relating to the licensing of retrocomputing hardware and software
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Use for questions about/concerning retro GUI's (for example, Windows 1-3.x).
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For questions related to the Commodore Amiga 3000.
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For questions regarding computers made by the Sinclair group of companies: Sinclair Research, Sinclair Radionics and Science of Cambridge.
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The BESM-6 was a Soviet computer, designed in the 1960s and in production from 1968 to 1987 in various forms.
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For questions about the Texas Instruments TI-99 series of micro-computers, in particular the TI-99/4A.
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For questions about the Sinclair ZX81.
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For questions relating to a number of different video game consoles, or to game consoles in general.
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For questions regarding Microsoft products (hardware or software). If more specific tags exist, please use those instead; in particular, MS-DOS and Windows have their own tags.
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For questions regarding Hudson's TurboGrafX-16 (also known as the TG16 or PC Engine)