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Issue 212 : October 1999

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The latest on a C++ complier for RISC OS, plenty of new hardware news, and RISC OS 4 shipping info.
Website maintenance made easy, connecting computers with The Mad Cow and more.
PC page
Transferring documents from RISC OS to PC - a correction, plus a fonty question.
Public Domain
Give it a Thump with Rick Hudson, more on how to Samba, and a new FTP client by Graham Allen.
Cover disc
This month's has a demo of Techwriter Pro, and a preview of what's to come with TopModel.
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Lots of second hand hardware and software, lovely jubbley!
Game show
The latest Quake news and the Guess the Game Competition winners.
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Windows shells, praise for the dealers, a nd a letter from the author of Eurofighter Typhoon.
The Regan Files - Jill Regan
This month Steve Turnbull, MD of TAU Press, is Jill's fireside companion.
Education News - Pam Turnbull
Pam Lets us know what's new in the world of education.
Education Reviews - Pam Turnbull
Pam looks at two of Logotron's latest educational packages.
Ian Burley visits a company putting RISC OS through it's industrial paces.
Monitors - Chris Drage
Chris reviews four FPD monitors, ranging from the low end Iiyama to the high end Apple Mac.
HTMLPro update - John Pettigrew
John posts a brief update on Levens' Ovationpro-to-HTML converter.
CRT monitor - Tony Houghton
Tony looks at a budget priced 17in monitor from Phillips.
Techwriter - Jim Lesurf
Jim looks at the art of wordprocessing with Techwriter.
Viruses - Alasdair Bailey
Alasdair reviews the three main virus killers on the RISC OS platform.
We take a long overdue look at EFF's True Type Font Translator and Handwritten Font collection.
Data Harvest - Mike Battersby
Mike reviews the latest control software from Data Harvest.
MIDI controllers
The last in the series on MIDI controllers. This month it's Channel Mode Messages.
OOP - Greg Scott
Greg does some interesting things with polymorphism.
Photodesk series - Walter Briggs
Walter gets his scissors out for some digital cut and paste.
Run the Risc - Mike Cook
Mike looks at the theory of building an 8-input analogue-to-digital converter.
Rambles through Acorn Wood - Mike Cook
Doctor Cook dispenses some more helpful advice down in Acorn Wood.

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