[Coladam] Thank heavens! The list is back!

Dale Wick dalemwick at hotmail.com
Thu Mar 13 19:48:01 CET 2008

> From: jblenkle at sacnews.net> To: coladam at adamcon.org> Date: Thu, 6 Mar 2008 00:19:50 -0800> Subject: [Coladam] Thank heavens! The list is back!> > Yes, I have had many burning questions pop up...> > I recently went through every piece of ADAM software I have because quite > frankly, some of it I've never even looked at before. I received a lot of > these disks from the last couple of ADAM systems I bought years ago and just > put it away.> > But now on the subject of Power Paint. I have the companion disks like Bold > Glory, etc., but I am slightly confused as what to do with them. I thought > they were all graphics that could be loaded into Power Paint, but it seems > very few of the files on the disk will actually load.> > Are there different kinds of files on these disks other than loadable > graphics files? Or am I just doing something wrong? I don't get error > messages or anything, but I pick a file to load and all I get is a blank > work area. I've cycled through all the cells, but don't see anything on any > of them.> > I can't really find any reference to this in the instructions other than > instructing you how to load a graphics image. But again...some (very few) > will load....most won't...> > Any hints or suggestions?> > thanks> > Joe Blenkle> 
It's kind of an open ended question.  Some files are full screen images that are saved in several parts.  There are also files that are special things like clips (64x64), sprites (collection of 16x16 "stamps") or fonts (I think there are 4 or 5 sizes of these).  Do you have some sample file names for us to analyse?

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