A good real terminal
ethan.dicks at usap.gov
Thu Apr 17 18:56:06 CDT 2008
On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 10:30:22PM +0100, Tony Duell wrote:
> I've had to repair a few VT220s with no horizontal hold. It seems to be
> due to bad contact at the horizontal hold preset. Pull the case, note the
> positon of this preset, and turn it from end to end a few times, finally
> putting it back to the original postion. Power up and most likely the
> picture will be locked. If it is, put the case back on.
I'll certainly give that a try the next time I have a VT220 flake out on me.
Thanks for the tip.
Ethan Dicks, A-333-S Current South Pole Weather at 17-Apr-2008 at 23:50 Z
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APO AP 96598 Wind 8.5 kts Grid 106 Barometer 680.2 mb (10621 ft)
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