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Filename File Size Date Created Last Modified  
11_idx.txt 66273 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
600ART.DAT 6912 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A "self-portrait" courtesy of ART.BAS. Requires ART.BAS to run. See ART.DOC and ART.BAS.  
600BAT.THD 4551 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Operation of the NiCads, and give a recipe for rebuilding a spent battery pack by replacing the individual cells. Information on ordering a new battery pack is also given  
600TIP.001 2181 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Describes a method of removing line feeds (or pi signs) from a document.  
600TIP.003 3229 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Captured messages describe 7-bit vs 8-bit operation, and changing back and forth while online.  
600TIP.004 2304 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Tips your mother or the manual never told you  
600TIP.005 1152 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Describes how to get around HH-basic's 80 column printing limit by using the Copy command in the System Manager.  
600TO.LT 637 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Read 600 disks on a Tandy 1400-LT - Transfer to MS-DOS format, or whatever.  
ADIDAS.NET 2383 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    MSDOS DISK EXCHANGE instructions for formatting a 3-1/2" disk for use in MSDOS and Tandy600 3-1/2" drives.  
ADRESS.DAT 1280 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    ADRESS.DAT & ADRESS.FIL are to be used with DBASES.600, a Database Manager program for the Tandy 600 & Heath ZP-150 computers. These files will permit setting up a ten field address listing. Use of DBASES permits printing of mailing labels from this file --- up to 500 records. See CHECKS.DAT, CHECKS.FIL, PHONBO.DAT and PHONBO.FIL. Download with XMODEM/TYP:BIN  
ADRESS.FIL 2176 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    See ADRESS.DAT for description  
AMORT.PLN 10368 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Calculates monthly amortization for a specified year in the life of a loan. Enter the information in the appropriate cells; (payment is optional, and will be calculated if skipped), page down and calculate. Tandy 600 download with XMODEM protocol, ready to run. UNSAFE for ZP-150!  
ANNUIT.PLN 10624 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Calculates three different annuities. Any of the variables in the input section may be calculated; enter known values & flag the unknown with "=NA()". That value will be calculated and flagged in the tables below. Tandy 600 download with XMODEM protocol, ready to run. UNSAFE for ZP-150!  
AREACO.DAT 6016 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Datafile for use with AREACO.FIL application. Contains the data used in the database list. Download as AREACO.DAT using Xmodem for a ready-to-use database.  
AREACO.FIL 1792 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Database format file for listing telephone area codes, area served, state and major cities. Download as AREACO.FIL using Xmodem for a ready-to-run application program.  
ART.BAS 2304 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Allows you to draw or sketch using the arrow keys and other special function keys. Your sketch can be saved for later review, printing, or transfer. See ART.DOC for instructions and tips. See 600ART.DAT, NUKART.DAT, and USART.DAT for example sketches.  
ART.DOC 5 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Instructions and tips for using ART.BAS and its .DAT files.  
BAS002.600 6626 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Since Tandy 600's Basic does not support the INSTR function, some substitute is necessary. This file illustrates three successful uses of MID$ to reliably perform the functions normally carried out by INSTR. All three substitutions have been tested with complete success; please advise if problems develop or if there are other INSTR functions not covered in this file.  
BASEXT.600 3456 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Create (or delete) up to 3 "hidden" 32b. machine code files that will enable the user to run BASIC files (programs) with extensions other just .BAS directly from the System Manager screen. Read REM lines 1-29. Download as BASEXT.BAS for a ready to run BASIC program.  
BHO.600 8960 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Converts DECIMAL,HEXIDECIMAL,OCTAL or BINARY numbers into any of the other representations. Allows 8,16 or 32 bit word length which makes for an incredible range of +/- 2,127,483,647. Will represent HEX and OCTAL in SIGNED BINARY, 1'S COMPLIMENT BINARY and 2'S COMPLIMENT BINARY. Helpful and interesting. Download as BHO.BAS for a ready-to-RUN BASIC program. Make sure you have enough system memory, this program is almost 9k.  
BONDS.PLN 11520 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Calculates bond values and yields. Tandy 600 download with XMODEM protocol, ready to run. UNSAFE for ZP-150!  
BROWSE.600 1024 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A utility for reading ASCII (text) files on the Tandy 600. It allows you to read files, such as messages downloaded from CIS, up to about 40K or 3000 lines max. It is not a text editor. Use the Arrow keys and the following Function keys: F2 - load a new file F7 - jump to another part of the file F9 - exit to the menu while saving your place in the file F10 - exit without saving Download using XMODEM protocol, naming the file BROWSE.BAS  
BUSMOD.600 2944 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A fascinating Business Model forecasts effects on changes in a variety of factors. DATA lines 920-end may be adjusted for specific needs/projections whilst being sure to retain "DATA ,-1" as last statement. Discussion in "CodeWorks" Issue 5 of May/June 1986. For Tandy 600; download with XMODEM/TYPE:BINARY. RECEIVE as BUSMOD.BAS for ready-to-run copy.  
BUSNES.CAT 6491 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This file lists names and descriptions of programs and files in this section which are business-oriented. Including database manager, check records, and payroll.  
CAL.600 2944 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Prints out a full page, two column, calendar for any year from 1753 to 3999. Lines 880-940, DATA for the year heading, may be changed to fit your tastes. This program is compatible with Tandy 600 and Heath ZP-150. Download with XMODEM protocol, TYPE:BIN; RECEIVE with .BAS extension for immediate run capablility.  
CAL001.600 4864 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    How to get around a bug in the CALENDAR Application on your Model 600 so that you can make entries from a past year into a future year. (i.e. How to make entries for 1987 while it is still 1986.)  
CALLTT.600 1536 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This program for the Tandy 600 or Heath ZP-150 stores machine code into a string variable and then uses library functions to get the address of the code and to execute it. Must have UTILITY.LIB loaded in RAM. See UTILTY.DOC. Download with XMODEM protocol, TYPE:BIN; RECEIVE as CALLTEST.BAS  
CAT-11.ARC 20440 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This ARChive file for PC/MS-DOS contains all catalog (.CAT) files in THIS Library. Binary file; download with protocol and use ARC utiltiy to extract files.  
CHECKS.600 5888 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Maintain and print out check records. NOT a check balancer. Requires DBCALLS.LIB, uses FILE software. Records check #, Date, Payee, Purpose, and Amount. Program will record, sort, find, & delete records as well as print all records to printer. CHECKS.DAT and CHECKS.FIL in this database help get started, not required. See CHECKS.DOC. Must be downloaded with XMODEM protocol, RECEIVE as CHECKS.BAS  
CHECKS.DAT 1536 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    The example .DAT file for CHECKS.600, not required but helpful. See CHECKS.DOC, CHECKS.600 and CHECKS.FIL. MUST download with Xmodem; RECEIVE as CHECKS.DAT  
CHECKS.DOC 4017 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Essential documentation for the NEW program for recording checks and getting the totals. Especially important for wildcard searching. See CHECKS.600, CHECKS.DAT, and CHECKS.FIL  
CHECKS.FIL 1920 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    The example .FIL file to support CHECKS.600; not required but helpful. See CHECKS.DOC. Download with XMODEM as binary file; RECEIVE as CHECKS.FIL  
CHECKS.PLN 8576 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A Checking Account template for use with PLAN on the Tandy 600. You can include 200-odd checks and other transactions such as deposits and interest paid. It also allows you to reconcile your bank statement. JUMP name: HELP for instructions within the program. Press F4 to calculate. To save this template for use in creating future spreadsheets, COPY the blank template to to a working file, such as CHK86-06.PLN. Download using XMODEM protocol. CHK-BA.BAS [73720,3125] 15-Oct-88 3200 A BASIC PROGRAM DESIGNED TO BALANCE YOUR CHECKBOOK  
CHK-BA.BAS 3200 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A BASIC PROGRAM DESIGNED TO BALANCE YOUR CHECKBOOK  
CIS600.HLP 14464 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This file should get any new user of the 600 and/or CIS up and running on the forum. It covers the message board, downloading, and uploading. It is not perfect, but it will get you to the point where you can get at the the other in-depth help files that are in Library 11. Steve Ringley  
CLKCAL.600 2688 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    CLKCAL.IPL adapted for the T600. An excellent screen for use in school, office, or wherever you want to be able to continuously disply the clock and calendar. Some bugs may be present (my first mod for the T600).  
CODER.600 1408 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A version of CODER.BA which runs on the Tandy 600 with BASIC installed in RAM or on ROM chip. A binary file, receive as CODER.BAS. Be advised: without INSTR(), this is slow - 1,000 bytes in 16 minutes.  
COMFIX.THD 3403 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Troubleshooting the RS-232 port DSK-PC.THD 21-May-90 6450 Thread on reading M600 files with a PC  
COMP.PLN 7040 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Calculates compound and continuous compounding interest. Any of the variables in the input section may be calculated; enter all known values and flag the unknown with "=NA()". Tandy 600 download with XMODEM protocol, ready to run. UNSAFE for ZP-150!  
CONC.BAS 2304 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A memory game. The computer randomly will display numbers, all you have to do is repeat them. For young and old.  
CORR.PLN 8320 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    MultiPlan format file for calculating a Pearson R correlation coefficient for up to 50 X,Y pairs. It can easily be expanded for up to 2000 pairs. Download as CORR.PLN using Xmodem protocol for a ready-to-run application. MultiPlan ROM required.  
DBASES.600 9600 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A database manager for the Tandy 600 & Heath ZP-150 computers. Used in conjunction with CHECKS.DAT, ADRESS.DAT & PHONBOOK.DAT it will: 1) Add new records 5) Delete records 2) Edit records 6) Print records & mailing labels 3) Sort records 7) Switch from .DAT to .DAT 4) Find records All functions may be performed without exiting the DBASES program. See DBASES.DOC. MUST download with Xmodem. Receive as DBASES.BAS  
DBASES.DOC 7862 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Documentation for DBASES.600  
DICE.BAS 1408 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Designed to allow the rolling of dice needed for fantasy role-playing games, and other games that use lots of dice. It will display all that it rolls, and provisions are included for popping-up the calculator if needed. See DICE.DOC  
DICE.DOC 768 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Instructions for DICE.BAS  
DMP21P.600 1920 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A "Stylesheet" for inserting Printer Control Codes into Tandy 600 documents for the Radio Shack DMP-2100P printer. Allows use of six different fonts, including proportional, as well as printing Elongated and Bold characters and Underlining. Download using XMODEM protocol. Name DMP2100P.WRD  
DSK-PC.THD 6450 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Thread on reading M600 files with a PC. This documents the approach that several savvy users took, without success -- except on Tandy's own 1400LT computer. The thread also contains a report of good results from one user -- but scant details on how it was done.  
DSKADD.THD 3934 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Technical information about adding an external 5.25" disk drive to the M600 via the computer's external drive port  
EDITXT.BAS 15872 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A line oriented text editor for the Model 600. It is adapted from a program I found in IBMSW. Uploaded with author's permission. Download with Xmodem as a .BAS file.  
ELEMEN.BAS 5120 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Display information from the Periodic Table. It will not display the table, it is set up more in the form of a database.  
ENTATN.CAT 6845 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This file lists names and descriptions of programs and files in this section which provide entertainment. Includes games, music, and graphics programs.  
ENVIRN.FIL 1664 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This is a FILE header file which allows you to edit part of the function key menu in the system manager. This will allow you to have applications of your choice available as "pop-ups" like CALC and ALARM. Save as ENVIRON.FIL. Run, and add valid filenames in the text column, but do not use extensions. Exit using [CTRL][F10] and press the Reset button on the left side of the computer, then press [CTRL][LABEL] to verify the results... Steve Ringley 73727  
EPSET.600 1408 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A simple printer setup program for the T600/ZP-150 and Epson or compatible dot-matrix printers. Download with .BAS extension for immediate runable program.  
EXTR.600 1664 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Extracts sets of lines out of existing code and allows the accumulation of them for MERGE into another program. Extract and merge rather than delete and type in sections of code from other programs. Download with Tandy 600's XMODEM protocol & using BINary type transfer. RECEIVE as a file with .BAS extension and program will be ready to run.  
FILMGR.BAS 1408 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    I got tired of messing with the operating system to clean up a disk, so I wrote this to allow deleting or renaming of multiple files. I am sure it will be added to...for one, I tried to write a small copy routine, but without success. So now that is an obsession! Download as FILEMGR.BAS using Xmodem.  
FINDPS.TXT 1280 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This MERGEable routine uses DBCALLS.LIB to go into the ENVIRON.SYS file and extract your normal printer margin settings for use in a Basic program. Version 2 corrects an fatal error in version 1, and does not expect you to write additional error handling.  
GETREG.600 768 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This program for the Tandy 600 or Heath ZP-150 will read the library machine registers and list the values on the screen. Must have UTILITY.LIB loaded in RAM. See UTILTY.DOC. Download with XMODEM protocol, TYPE:BIN; RECEIVE as GETREGS.BAS  
GIFT12.600 5248 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A somewhat unorthodox rendition of "The Twelve Days of Christmas".  
GRAFIT.BAS 2432 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Graph one set of data points against another. Will not work with negative numbers, extremely large numbers, or numbers between 0 and 1. Decimals which are not between 0 and 1 are rounded.  
GRAPHX.600 896 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Adaptation of GRAPHX.100 for the Tandy 600. This file must be downloaded as binary file with XMODEM protocol. Download with .BAS extension and it will RUN from menu if BASIC is installed. Note that SHIFT-BREAK during program execution will return control to the System Manager.  
HALLEY.600 3712 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Computes Julian Date for day input, displays Julian Date and orbital positions of Halley's Comet, Earth, and Venus for ten successive dates (spaced ten days apart), and then sends to printer graphic display of the three orbital paths with the Sun centered in the printout. Must be downloaded with XMODEM protocol, TYPE:BIN. RECEIVE as .BAS file for immediate run capability.  
HANGMA.BAS 14212 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A game for kids and grown-ups alike. Takes two people to play. Download with XMODEM transfer to HANGMAN.BMI.  
HANOI.600 1664 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    SOLVES the "Towers of Hanoi" puzzle for up to nine disks. For Tandy 600 download by XMODEM protocol with binary mode. "RECEIVE" as a BAS file for immediate run capability.  
HELP.600 3226 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Tips for new 600 users.  
HIDEFL.TXT 3840 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This file explains how the file system identifies which files are displayed, and which ones are not, and how you can change that.  
INTEST.600 3200 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This program for the Tandy 600 or Heath ZP-150 can be used to call software interrupts. Must have UTILITY.LIB loaded in RAM. See UTILTY.DOC. Download with XMODEM protocol, TYPE:BIN; RECEIVE as INTTEST.BAS. WARNING: Certain system interrupts can cause a Cold Start. BACKUP!  
JOURNY.BAS 15488 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    This Basic text adventure is called "Journey to the Center of the Earth". Its not really all that exciting, but it does have a couple of nifty puzzles. It also anticipates some of the more silly things that you might try, and has the appropriate rude comment lying in wait. All in all a good afternoon or evening of fun for the intrepid adventurer.  
KEYPRO.600 384 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Simple demonstration program that sets the Function Keys in Basic for some programming purposes. After run, it removes itself and leaves user in Basic. Must be downloaded with XMODEM/TYPE:BIN as binary transfer. RECEIVE with .BAS as extension & program will be ready to run. Rename with an A as first letter in filename and it will be handy to run from System Manager.  
LISTIT.BAS 3200 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    List It is a "saved ASCII" program listing utility written FOR the 600. It does not lose its formatting after several pages, and it allows you to create and print listings beyond the 80 column limit of LLIST. In addition, it uses the normal margin settings you are used to making, and the default settings should produce a neat one inch border on a 80 column printer. DBCALLS.LIB is optional  
LOAN1.PLN 2560 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A Plan worksheet for computing loan amounts and payoff values at certain months. Flexible and reasonably accurate.  
LOANS.PLN 6400 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A discounted cash flow analysis worksheet that allows many creative financing alternatives. Formulas for payment amount are stored offscreen under the name "formulas." Tandy 600 download with XMODEM protocol, ready to run. UNSAFE for ZP-150!  
LOGON.TIP 754 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Discusses a problem some users are having with the automatic script signons, the probable cause and solution.  
LOOK.BAS 512 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    File Contents Display in Hexadecimal and ASCII Format Download in 8-bit mode, load into BASIC and run.  
LOTTO.600 1408 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Generates random numbers for lottery use. Sections provided to select "lotto" types from 1 to 39 or from 1 to 44. "Pick 3" and "Pick 4" type of lottery also. Must download with Xmodem, RECEIVE as LOTTO.BAS  
LOTTO.BAS 689 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A BASIC PROGRAM TO SELECT LOTTERY NUMBERS  
M600.THD 4490 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Is Tandy 600 a good buy? This file captures recent messages addressing that question.  
M600AA.THD 6820 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Topics include: installing expansion RAM; Basic ROM's for the 600; and computer obsolescence (focused on the 600)  
M600AB.THD 10149 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Deals with using a sctipt file to automate downloads to the Tandy 600  
M600AC.THD 10731 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    The Tandy 600 has its detractors (many) and its supporters (less). These messages give both points of view  
M600AD.THD 15962 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Topics include the Basic ROM, enhancing the capability of Basic, comm download protocols, accessories (in general), battery packs, support, Club 600, etc.  
M600AE.THD 5676 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Since the Tandy 600 was first released, there has been a continuing discussion of it's merits and shortcomings. This is a captured thread of recent messages which address the same question, and which has been previously discussed in other thread files in this series.  
MAKEDI.600 5376 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    BASIC program to convert disk directory listings to FILE format for the Tandy 600.  
MAKEDI.DOC 6494 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Description of MAKEDIR  
MAKER.600 2048 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Generate DATA statements for a program without typing line numbers, DATA or the commas between statements. Download using Tandy 600's XMODEM protocol after selecting BINary type transfer from CompuServe.  
MAKLIB.DOC 1309 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Instructions for use of MAKLIB.TXT and DEBUG.COM of an MS-DOS or PC-DOS computer for creation of library file from DBCALLS.LIB. This file and procedure are NOT required for use of UTILTY.LIB and it's example programs. See UTILTY.DOC  
MAKLIB.TXT 3949 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    File for use with PC-DOS or MS-DOS to create UTILITY.LIB from the DBCALLS.LIB. This file is NOT necessary for casual user, UTILTY.LIB is all that is necessary for use with PEEK.BAS et alia. See UTILTY.DOC for applications. See MAKLIB.DOC for use of this file.  
MANZ.THD 9080 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    The Manzana 3.5 inch disk drive offers interesting possibilities to T600 owners who also use a PC-compatible  
MATH.600 4224 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    Contains three different mathematical equations in which you can can change various values interactively and see the results while the computer solves the equation. Instructions on opening Menu screen display. For Tandy 600, download with XMODEM protocol with TYPE:BINARY specified.  
MCALC.BAS 5504 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
MESSGE.600 3584 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A program for preparation of messages (or other text files) to eave or for plying to other messages. Rejects invalid User ID (of some types) and has other goodies. May be used for preparation of text files; see TEL004.600 for an example. Download with Tandy 600's XMODEM protocol using TYPE:BIN here in LIB. RECEIVE as a file with .BAS extension and program will be ready to run.  
MILTON.600 3200 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A game for 1 to 9 people, similar to an old Milton Bradley electronic game (sorry, no voice output) and based on Concentration. A very silly game. Download with Tandy 600's XMODEM protocol as a binary file. RECEIVE as .BAS file and it'll be ready for instant use!  
MINES.BAS 6589 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
MISC.CAT 6704 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
NETWRK.600 8320 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A board game for 2-4 players; object is to amass the most money in the 48 turns alloted. Establish broadcasting networks & purchase stock in controlling networks. Small networks merge with stock conversion. Earn stock dividends & purchase more stock. Stocks split as value goes up. Download using Tandy 600/ZP-150 XMODEM protocol with .BAS extension as a Binary file.  
NUKART.DAT 10240 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM  
    A simplified schematic of a pressurized-water nuclear power plant courtesy of ART.BAS. Requires ART.BAS. See ART.BAS and ART.DOC  
OTHELL.BAS 9344 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A quick kluge of a program originally written for the PET! Othello, a rather simple-minded board game, challenging and complex. Download with Xmodem as a BAS file, ready to run.  
PAYROL.600 12672 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    PAYROL.600 should be downloaded as PAYROL.BAS; for the Tandy 600 & Heath ZP-150 with DBCALLS.LIB installed. PAYROL.DAT & PAYROL.FIL must be downloaded also, or else created by entering information from DATA lines 5000-5001 manually into the FILE application program. Edit/Review/Add/Delete employee records; Print/Clear Qtr/Year reports.  
PAYROL.DAT 1408 1/28/2020 1:14:41 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    See PAYROL.600 for description  
PAYROL.FIL 3328 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    See PAYROL.600 for description  
PEEK.600 1664 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    This program for the Tandy 600 or Heath ZP-150 will dump selected sections of memory (0000 to FFFF) to the screen. Must have UTILITY.LIB loaded in RAM. See UTILTY.DOC. Download with XMODEM protocol, TYPE:BIN; RECEIVE as PEEK.BAS  
PHONBO.DAT 384 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    PHONBO.DAT & PHONBO.FIL are for use with DBASES.600, a Database Manager program for the Tandy 600 & Heath ZP-150 computers. After downloading, save your normal PHONBOOK files to disk and delete. Then NAME these files as PHONBOOK files in RAM and run DBASES program for access. See ADRESS.DAT, ADRESS.FIL, CHECKS.DAT & CHECKS.FIL Download with XMODEM/TYP:BIN  
PHONBO.FIL 1792 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    See PHONBO.DAT for description  
PIECHT.BAS 1408 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Pie chart graph for the 600. Chart up to 7 variables (the program allows you to chart more, but it starts to look sloppy). If any value is <6% of the total value than the keys to the chart are plotted outside the "pie", otherwise the keys are plotted inside the "pie" (this will make sense when you run the program). A good companion to GRAFIT.BAS  
PLIST.600 2432 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    "Tutorial" program from "CodeWorks" magazine's July/ August '86 Issue 6. It observes line indents on wrap-lines and pages to your choice, along with headers and page numbes. Permits single or double spacing. Basic program to be listed must be in ASCII format; if desired, the file may be on disk, just precede filename with A: Download with XMODEM as Binary file with .BAS extension  
PLOT.600 2560 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A program that can handle various sets of DATA and print that data out on a line printer in graph form. Presentation includes trend computation and a three period projection of the data. For 80 or 132 column printers. DATA statements may be prepared with MAKER.600 or by other means. See lines 100-200. Download with Tandy 600's XMODEM protocol, using TYPE:BIN; RECEIVE with .BAS extension and program will be ready to run.  
POKER.600 14720 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    From CodeWorks Magazine, a poker playing program that permits you to watch five players play OR to participate as one of the five players. For Tandy 600 or Heath ZP-150 only. Download with XMODEM protocol, receive as POKER.BAS  
POKER7.600 15232 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Draw poker for seven players - you may join in the play or watch the action. Jacks or better to open, instructions in the opening panel. Enhanced version: F8 allows immediate "Quit" of current game, then F9 returns to play of another game, or F10 exits to System Manager. Two wee bugs in the screen display fixed also. Binary file, MUST be downloaded with Xmodem. Receive as POKER7.BAS  
PRNCOD.600 2532 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A BASIC program describing a technique which allows Tandy 600 users to prepare Printer Codes for insertion into Tandy 600 WORD documents, allowing much greater formatting capability. Using your printer's manual, you can insert the codes necessary for elongated or bold characters, underlining, different fonts etc. LIST the program for instructions. A eadable ASCII file. Download as PRNCODES.BAS  
RAMPCH.REV 2144 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
REGRES.PLN 20096 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Calculates regression and other statistical functions for a set of x and y values. Tandy 600 download with XMODEM protocol, ready to run. UNSAFE for ZP-150!  
RLEVWR.600 1920 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    For those who have a half hour or so to kill, this program will read an RLE file downloaded with Xmodem as a .DAT file, and draw the picture on the screen. Due to the size of the RLE field, only part of the picture can be displayed without scrolling. Download with Xmodem as a .BAS file, for a runnable program  
SEARCH.600 1280 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Searches for strings in other programs saved in ASCII format. Will search files in RAM or on A: drive as specified. Note that lines 32-36 substitute for the INSTR function. Program must be downloaded with XMODEM protocol, TYPE:BIN. RECEIVE as SEARCH.BAS for immediate run capability.  
SECTRE.BAS 4352 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Utility for the Tandy 600 Portable Computer to read and display selected 512-byte sectors directly from the 3-1/2" disk.  
SECTRE.DOC 6150 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Description & instructions for SECTRE.BAS  
SEQHAN.BAS 2176 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Sequential access file read/write/append. This is useful since it will read txt or other seq. access types (like .bas in ascii) without using memory space. Great for long files on disk. Merges well with filemgr.bas in this section. how about suggestions for improvements? Download this as seqhandl.bas  
SET232.BAS 1707 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Sample program to set T-600 RS-232 port configuration via INTerrupt 59 using CALLs to UTILITY.LIB. Sample program to set T-600 RS232 port configuration via INTerrupt 59 using CALLs to UTILITY.LIB.  
SHRINK.BAS 6528 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Simple "ELIZA" or "DOCTOR" type A.I. program. A classic. 52 Xmodem blocks. Download as SHRINK.BAS for a ready-to-run program for Tandy 600  
SLOTS.600 2816 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Slot machine simulation game with "spinning" display. Use ESC key to leave the game before reaching the SUPREME conclusion. Must be downloaded as binary file with XMODEM; RECEIVE as .BAS file for immediate run capability.  
SMARTT.600 4736 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    SMART-TAC-TOE is a special game in that the computer will learn the moves and then reach the point where a human will be unable to beat it. Guaranteed! See SMARTT.DOC Download with Xmodem protocol as SMARTT.BAS  
SMARTT.DOC 3747 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Documentation for SMARTT.600  
SPECS.600 5194 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Hardware specifications of the Tandy 600 portable computer as listed in Tandy's Technical Manual. See TRS600.PRD for general description of the product.  
SPIDER.BAS 3584 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A game of chance. Try to move the spider over blocks to get it to its food. Watch out ! Some of the blocks (randomly chosen) are HOT and cause the spider to sizzle.  
SPL600.REV 4224 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    This text file contains reviews of two software products that I purchased from Club 600. Oops, wait a minute, I have been reminded that Club 600 is a not for profit organization, therefore I must have paid a user fee...yeah, that's it! Additional material added 10 Nov 89 to reflect running programs with 224k system, and to correct an error in the MON600 review. Originally messages #188623, #188624, and #189826 from the message board.  
STOCK.PLN 11264 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Calculates stock valuation. Tandy 600 download with XMODEM protocol, ready to run. UNSAFE for ZP-150!  
TEACHR.600 4224 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A teaching machine-like program for learning facts - a computer version of flashcards. Up to 99 sets of 25 questions and answers can be created, and saved as files FLCARD01.DAT to FLCARD99.DAT. Flashcards of a file can be reviewed in order, or in random sequence. Download with XMODEM protocol, using .BAS extension for a ready-to-run program.  
TEACHR.DOC 1920 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Documentation for TEACHR.600  
TECH.CAT 3812 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    This file lists names and descriptions of programs and files in this section which include technical information, illustrations of various techniques for Tnady 600 operation.  
TEL004.600 9671 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Contains instructions specific to the Tandy 600 for file transfers to/from CompuServe's Libraries.  
TELCOM.CAT 812 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    This file lists names and descriptions of programs and files in this section which deal with telecommunications.  
TELTIP.THD 1267 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    600 A single message describing how to turn off LCD scrolling, while in TELCOM's TERM mode, so that the scroll rate doesn't inhibit high-speed communications. Unlike previous approaches, this one works without any extra software. THD-11.CAT This file lists names and descriptions of the thread (.THD) files in THIS Library.  
THD-11.CAT 1757 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    This file lists names and descriptions of the thread (.THD) files in THIS Library.  
TWELVE.600 2944 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Another conversion of a Model 100 Christmas song for the Tandy 600. This version of "The Twelve Days of Christmas" gets faster and faster and faster.  
TYPING.600 7552 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A Typing Drill program. Each drill line is presented at least twice, time is not a factor. For Tandy 600 download with TYPE:BINARY method using XMODEM protocol.  
USART.DAT 4608 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    An outline of our country courtesy of ART.BAS. Requires ART.BAS. See ART.BAS and ART.DOC  
UTILTY.CAT 8201 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    This file lists names and descriptions of programs and files in this section which include "utility" type programs.  
UTILTY.DOC 9455 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Documentation for UTILTY.LIB. See PEEK.600, CALLTT.600, GETREG.600, & INTEST.600 for example programs utilizing these Functions.  
UTILTY.DSK 1024 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A copy of a letter that explains that Tandy 600 Utility Diskettes can be replaced by any Radio Shack store.  
UTILTY.LIB 3072 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Machine code library file for the Tandy 600 enabling PEEK, POKE, VARPTR, read/ write to I/O ports, and interrupt functions that aren't available with plain Basic. See UTILTY.DOC  
WHATIS.600 5817 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Occasionally people ask about the Tandy 600, a portable computer that was sold by Tandy/Radio Shack circa 1987-1990. This file includes a message that was sent in reply to such a question, and a further set of comments from long-time forum member Tony Anderson.  
WOOD.600 9216 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A program for the home carpenter and cabinet maker, this program will compute the best possible means of cutting a 96 x 48 sheet of plywood into the pieces needed for your project with the least waste of expensive wood. Specifies the proper cutting order, pieces to cut from, and prints out diagram for the cutting procedures. Reports size of each waste piece, et cetera. See WOOD.DOC. Note: for the Tandy 600 or Heath ZP-150 to download with XMODEM protocol using the TYPE:BIN method.  
WOOD.DOC 3810 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Documentation for WOOD.600  
WRD001.600 4863 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Describes how to send print formatting codes (including ESCape codes) to Epson family printers using the Tandy 600's WORD program. This method will work with WORD and all other built-in applications.  
WRD001.WRD 6016 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Describes how to send print formatting codes (including ESCape codes) to any printer using the Tandy 600. This method will work with Word and all other built-in applications. This is a full Word document uploaded in Binary format using Xmodem. Download with XMODEM/TYPE:BIN with Tandy 600; RECEIVE with the .WRD extension and file will be ready in WORD for printing. See WRD001.600  
WRD002.600 10301 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Explains how to create a "boilerplate" file which will automatically format your document for upload to CompuServe. It also gives tips on how to create limited "Stylesheets" and "Glossaries" for use in writing documents. Applicable to the ZP-150  
WRDFIL.CHG 1535 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A one-message thread file on how to transfer a database file from WRD to FIL. A longer description would rival the file in length. This is a new record for short THD files!  
WRITER.600 9344 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Analyzes the mechanics of your writing; reports word and sentence count, average words per sentence, and ten other factors by per cent. Compares your use of common words with that of 50 "well-known" authors and finally reports the highest grade level which may be expected to understand the sample writing material. See WRITER.DOC - Courtesy of CodeWorks magazine. Bug resulting in SN error line 891 if ! or : in text removed 7-23-87  
WRITER.DOC 1319 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Documentation for WRITER.600  
ZAP600.BAS 18432 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Tandy 600 Disk Zap utility allows disk analysis, sector read/edit and sector copy functions directly to & from 3-1/2" disk.  
ZAPDOC.TXT 7652 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    Instructions for the ZAP600.BAS  
ZPCHAR.TXT 12160 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM 1/28/2020 1:14:42 PM  
    A non-.WRD version of ZPCHAR.WRD, which can be downloaded by Model 100/102/200 and other users. The characters you see and keystrokes to get them won't be the same as what I saw when I wrote the file, but it may be of interest to some. This can be downloaded with either buffer capture or XMODEM, but be sure to use 8 data bits, not 7. If you use seven data bits, you'll get the standand character set!  




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