Acorn Archimedes RISC OS Machines

The Acorn Risc computers were the first machines to use the ARM processor architecture, now used by millions of phones and tablets.

Archimedes Command LineĀ 

To access the command line, hit the F12 key

To view the contents of a floppy disk just enter “.” full stop and then hit return

To boot a game or utility disk look for the disk name, many will load just by typing the name of the disk

eg the game pacmania’s disk name (found by fullstop, return) is !PacMania

So to load this game just type !Pacmania and then hit the Return key and the game will then load

Boot Key Functions

Power On while holding down the R Key will Reset the CMOS settings, helps to get a compatible video mode

CMOS Battery Removal

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