Making Backups

This is perhaps the most important thing I could bring up in this article. Without backups you are asking for serious trouble. TRS-Xenix offers a number of backup procedures which are easy to understand and run. Before we take a few minutes to discuss them, let's talk about VERIFY. TRS-Xenix has the option to verify what is being written to a disk. Whenever you backup, you should always turn verify on to insure that the backup is a good copy of your data. To enable verify simply type the...

The Color Computer Multi Pak Interface

With the Multi-Pak Interface (Cat. no. 26-3024, suggested retail price 179.95) it is possible to connect up to four Color Computer Program Paks or Interface Controllers such as the Disk Controller to the Color Computer at the same time. By selecting one of the four available slots you can change from one program pak to another. Frequently used program paks no longer have to be removed and reinserted each time you want to use them. They can be plugged into the Multi-Pak interface and used over...

Day of the Week or Monthly Calendar

Zotoluca 404 Echegary, Edo. de Mex. 53300 Mexico The Day of the Week or Monthly Calendar program didn't find the correct day of the week on which I was born. I discovered that line 430 must be deleted. John Barach Box 99 Sexsmith, AB T0H 3C0 Canada After reading George Quellhorst's program, I made the following addition to determine the elusive date of Easter Sunday. Except for the formula in line 550, it is just a simple addition. 7 REM EASTER ADDITION BY JOHN BARACH 560...