[vcf-midatlantic] Help with Tandy 1000 TX
billdegnan at gmail.com
Thu Jan 30 23:25:24 EST 2020
Thread how to make a dos 1.0 disk and at the bottom dos 3.3 is included
too. Use dis 3.3 if you can format a disk somehow. If you are local to
kennett square, PA, stop by the to make a disk there.
On Thu, Jan 30, 2020, 10:03 PM David K via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> I have a Tandy 1000TX. It works - I have played some Infocom and
> other games on it.
> I recently got a copy of Leather Goddesses of Phobos and have been unable
> to get it to load/work.
> The reference card mentions the game "is not self-booting". (I've attached
> a copy of the reference card)
> It appears you need to make a copy of the original game disk and the
> directions start by saying "Insert your IBM (or compatible) DOS disk in
> drive A"
> I do not have a copy of DOS for IBM (the game says you need version 2.0 or
> Can anybody help me obtain this? I do not have the ability or capacity to
> load something online and get it onto a floppy disk.
> I've looked on eBay and seen either higher DOS versions (I am unsure which
> versions I can use on my Tandy) or crazy prices. I'm hoping not to waste
> money on buying the wrong thing.
> My Tandy has both a 5.25 and 3.5 disk drives.
> David K.
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