Paradise VGA longshot
teoz at neo.rr.com
Sat Jan 27 19:50:00 CST 2007
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From: "Jim Leonard" <trixter at oldskool.org>
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Sent: Saturday, January 27, 2007 8:00 PM
Subject: Paradise VGA longshot
> I know this is a longshot, but I'm looking for the settings of all five
> DIP switches on a Paradise VGA card from 1990. It has two strings on
> the board, either of which could be the make/model:
> PWBA 4316 0134-000
> PW800 VGA
> I'm assuming it's a paradise card, because the actual chip on it is from
> Western Digital Corp. (a WD90C11-LR) and Paradise used them nearly
> The reason I'm asking is because I'm looking for an 8-bit ISA VGA card,
> and while this card is 16-bit, some of them could be DIP-switched to run
> in an 8-bit slot.
> There are five DIP switches on the backplate. No, I am not going to
> plug it into my 5160 and power cycle it 32 times to go hunting for
> something that works :)
Does this help? Its the only 16 bit Paradise card listed in TH99.
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