80 Microcomputing – Volume 96 – January, 1988

Issue Information:

Volume Number: 96
Date: 01/88
Pages: 100
Load-80: No

Table of Contents:


On The Cover

Page
Article
Author
Description
28
Special Delivery
Bruce Tonkin
Make the most of your mailing list with our full-featured program
42
Testing All Keys
Dale Rogerson
Display ASCII and scan codes for any key you prress.
49
Same Old Routines
George King
Recycle often-used routines for efficient programming.
56
Blazing Black and White
Joel S Avren
Print out Microillustrator graphics on a plain dot-matrix printer.
72
The 80 Micro Annual Index
 
All the features and reviews from 1987 by category.
82
Sounding Off on the 1000
Hardin Brothers
Learn how to take advantage of the 1000’s unique sound capabilities.

Departments

Page
Article
Author
Description
6
The 80 Micro
 
Disk Series Index
8
Side Tracks
Michael E Nadeau
11
Feedback Loop
edited by Beverly Woodbury
15
Pulse Train
by Ron White
19
Info Line
compiled by Mark E. Reynolds
24
Reviews
edited by Mark E. Reynolds
PC-Sprint l000A, Dayflo Tracker, Macro Assembler 5.0, Silk 1.0, Xchange, Printer Marshall
70
Fine Lines
Harry Bee
77
Reader Forum
edited by Mare-Anne Jarvela
80
How to Use 80 Micro Program Listings
94
Input

80 Microcomputing – Volume 97 – February, 1988

Issue Information:

Volume Number: 97
Date: 02/88
Pages: 114
Load-80: No

Table of Contents:


On The Cover

Page
Article
Author
Description
34
Demystifying Config.SYS
Lewis Rosenfelder
Use this DOS file to create an ideal computing environment for you.
49
Help Yourself!
David Goben
Make your own pull-down windows.
47
The Amazing Shrinking Program
Robert W Gipson
Condense or expand your Basic programs as needed.
48
Basic as Fast As It Can
Harry Bee
Tips to get more speed from Basic programs.
61
Ready, Aim, Fire!
Dale Rogerson
Delete multiple files quickly from a disk directory.
91
Sounding Off On the 1000: Encore
Hardin Brothers
Use these programs to make music.

Departments

Page
Article
Author
Description
6
The 80 Micro Disk Series Index
8
Side Tracks
Michael E Nadeau
10
Feedback Loop
edited by Beverly Woodbury
14
Pulse Train
Ron White
24
Info Line
compiled by Mark E Reynolds
28
Reviews
edited by Mark E. Reynolds
Norton Utilities 4.0 and Advanced Edition; Ability Plus; Checks & Balances; Lap-Link 2.05; Smartwatch; T/Master; Popdrop
76
How to Use 80 Micro Program Listings
84
Reader Forum
edited by Mare-Anne Jarvela
86
Fine Lines
Harry Bee
91
The Next Step
Hardin Brothers
108
Input

80 Microcomputing – Volume 98 – March, 1988

Issue Information:

Volume Number: 98
Date: 03/88
Load-80: No

Table of Contents:


On The Cover

Page
Article
Author
Description
30
The 1000 TX: Vive la Difference
David A. Williams
How does Tandy’s top 1000 model compare with the rest of the PC-compatible world?
36
Menus a la Carte
William McMullan
Design your menus for reuse.
41
Files by Number
David Lithauser
Call up data files with just one keystroke.
46
Page Previewer
Dale Rogerson
See how your document will appear on paper before you print it.
51
The Big Backup
David A Williams
An orderly approach is best when backing up a hard drive’s files.

Departments

Page
Article
Author
Description
6
The 80 Micro Disk Series (Load 80)
8
Side Tracks
Michael E Nadeau
13
Feedback Loop
16
Pulse Train
Ron White
20
Info Line
compiled by Mark E. Reynolds
26
Reviews
 
Keynotes, Xywrite III Plus, Show Me!, American Investor and Millionaire II, EZ-Forms Executive 1.2, Bookmark 1.2
65
Advertiser Index
66
Reader Forum
68
Fine Lines
Harry Bee
70
How To Use 80 Micro Program Listings
71
The Next Step
Hardin Brothers
80
Input

Quarterly Directory


July 1987

  • Tally and Track, p. 44
  • Taking Stock of Your Stock, p. 50
  • The No-Nonsense Disk Editor, p. 63
  • Easy Labels, P. 87
  • John’s MS-DOS Column, p.84
  • Fixes and Updates, p. 87

August 1987

  • Data to Order, p. 69
  • Communal Data Entry, p. 75
  • Test Tester
  • p. 78

September

  • Calendars to Go, p. 73

October 1987

  • Life Above 640K (Turbo Pascal), p. 44
  • Land of the Bulging Files, p. 56

November 1987

  • Make It Snappy, p. 44
  • No More Pencils, No More Rulers, p. 57

December 1987

  • Add Pizzazz to Your Characters, p. 46
  • Label Your Disks … Automatically, p. 69

January 1988

  • Special Delivery, p. 28
  • Testing All Keys, p. 42
  • Same Old Routines, p. 49
  • The Next Step, p. 82

Febuary 1987

  • Help Yourself!, p. 41
  • The Amazing Shrinking Program, p. 47
  • Ready, Aim, Fire!, p. 61
  • The Next Step, p, 91

March 1987

  • Menu a la Carte, p. 36
  • Files by Number, p. 41
  • Page Previewer, p. 46
  • The Next Step, p. 71

80 Microcomputing – Volume 99 – April, 1988

Issue Information:

Volume Number: 99
Date: 04/88
Load-80: No
Pages: 86

Table of Contents:

FEATURES

Page
Article
Author
Description
28
Smaller Is Bigger
John M. Gregg
Adding a 3-1/2 inch drive to your 1000 is cheap and easy.
33
Sending Printer Codes from Your 1000
Bill Newmiller
Learn how to write batch and command files that give you greater control over your printer.
39
Tandy’s 1000 HX: Easy Home Companion
Eric Grevstad
Innovative ideas hit the home market in the right spot.
43
Making Macros
Jack Alban
Save keystrokes by assigning often-used key combinations to macro commands.
51
A Routine to Watch Over Me
Leonard Jackson
Catch typing mistakes on the fly with this error-trapping subroutine.

DEPARTMENTS

Page
Article
Author
Description
6
The 80 Micro
Disk Series Index
8
Side Tracks
Michael E. Nadeau
10
Feedback Loop
16
Pulse Train
Ron White
18
Info Line
22
Reviews
 
Konan KXP-230Z, Drive Maximizer, Universal Keyboard Adapter, Enhanced Keyboard, Magic Mirror, Microhelp Utility, Zoom / Moderm HC 2400, Rightwriter 2.1
65
Index to Advertisers
69
Reader Forum
70
Fine Lines
Harry Bee
72
How to Use 80 Micro Program Listings
73
The Next Step
Hardin Brothers
80
Input

80 Microcomputing – Volume 100 – May, 1988

Issue Information:

Volume Number: 100
Date: 05/88
Load-80: No
Pages: 86

Table of Contents:

FEATURES

Page
Article
Author
Description
26
Low-Cost Integrated Software
Eric Grevstad
We compare the top five contenders. Which is best for you?
30
Integrated Alternatives
Eric Grevstad
Don’t need all the features usually found in integrated packages? Check out these products.
34
David S. Veale
The Tandy 1400 LT: MS-DOS to Go
Tandy hits a bull’s-eye in the PC-compatible laptop market.
36
Maximizing NiCad Life
Joe Carr
Money- and battery-saving tips for the laptop user.
41
To Graph Where None Have Graphed Before
Gerry Lennox
Create line, pie, and bar graphs from data in Deskmate’s spreadsheet module.
47
David Williams
Make a Note of It
Save great ideas, to-do lists, or whatever in a pop-up notepad.

DEPARTMENTS

Page
Article
Author
Description
6
The 80 Micro Disk Series Index
8
Side Tracks
Michael E. Nadeau
10
Feedback Loop
16
Pulse Train
Ron White
18
Info Line
22
Reviews
 
Asksam 4.0, Varsity Scripsit, Dac-Easy Accounting, DOS Help!, Tech Help!, Word for Word
63
How to Use 80 Micro Program Listings
65
Index to Advertisers
66
Fine Lines
Harry Bee
68
Reader Forum
70
The Next Step
Hardin Brothers
80
Input

80 Microcomputing – Volume 101 – June, 1988

Issue Information:

Volume Number: 101
Date: 06/88
Load-80: No
Pages: 84

Table of Contents:

FEATURES

Page
Article
Author
Description
27
User’s Guide To Tandy 1000 Add-Ons
David S. Veale
Our editors round up a herd of hardware upgrades that will help you get the most from your Tandy.
36
Adding an XT-type Hard Drive To Your 1000
David S. Veale
The secret to making hard drives compatible with the 1000 is in the disk controller.
38
The All-Important ROM BIOS
Alan L. Zeichick
Installing the latest ROM BIOS version ensures greater compatiblility.
43
The Virtues of A Virtual Disk
Jack Alban
Cut access time by using part of the computer’s RAM as a pseudo disk drive.
49
Unconventional Characters
Lorenzo Jimenez Briceno
Print customized characters with your DMP 105 or DMP 106 printer.
54
Video Hardcopy
Ed Clinton
Print out text files on your screen before sending them to your printer.

DEPARTMENTS

Page
Article
Author
Description
6
The 80 Micro Disk Series Index
8
Side Tracks
Michael E. Nadeau
10
Feedback Loop
16
Pulse Train
Ron White
18
Info Line
22
Reviews
 
Memory Mate, Quicken 2.0, Excel, Hard Disk Management with MS-DOS and PC-DOS, In/o-XL 1.0, Supramodem 2400, Nibble Theory 2.1
65
Index to Advertisers
70
How to Use 80 Micro Program Listings
71
Reader Forum
72
Curious Notions
Harry Bee
74
The Next Step
Hardin Brothers
80
Input

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