Need NEC APC manuals

From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
Date: Fri Feb 25 15:15:29 2005

On Fri, 25 Feb 2005, Eric Smith wrote:

> Sellam wrote:
> > I once used my APC to dump a bunch of source code from some 8" CP/M disks
> > over the serial port using PIP. I remember I had to do something special
> > to setup the COMM port to do this.
> [...]
> > Any ideas?
> No, but is there any particular reason why you can't just hook up
> an 8" drive to one of your PCs?

Because it's easier to boot up the NEC APC and dump files over the serial
port. Especially when it works.

> Not all PC floppy controllers can
> handle single density, but I've had good results reading both SD and
> DD disks using the FDCs on Asus motherboards.

Maybe I'll break down if I can't find the manuals or get it to work
otherwise. It'd be great if someone did have the manuals. Really great.

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