136Re: New to List
- Feb 5, 2008Thanks for the info. Will be my next PC/knitting project. Haven't
written basic routines for many years except for visual basic with
I've been inactive on this list for a while, has anyone successfully
communicated from PC to knitting machine directly. Seems like if you
can write from the Brother disk to a CD via computer can the
information be downloaded directly to the knitting machine bypassing
the disk drive?
Another question has anyone figure out a way of writing a pattern on
a PC and writing in as a floppy disk to be able to import into the
brother knitting machines?
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "John R. Hogerhuis" <jhoger@...>
> On Feb 4, 2008 2:47 PM, mapmsmith2 <mapmsmith2@...> wrote:
> > Would be interested in copying my floppies on to CD if you can
> > me the instructions. Also back to floppies if possible, alwaysguess.
> > worried about loosing the data on the disks since they are getting
> > old. But will have to keep the disk reader as an interface I
> > Unless you can hook up a cd reader to the machines I guess.Thanks
> > Aliceprogram.
> Well it can be done, it isn't hard but it requires writing a
> The command sequences for the "FDC" or "floppy disk controller" mode
> are described in
> Also you need a cable to connect the drive to PC serial port.
> -- John.
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