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The Icon Bar: General: Successful Rom Change - 2 to 3.11
  Successful Rom Change - 2 to 3.11
  googleninja (20:59 26/3/2016)
  davidb (10:22 5/4/2016)
david hamilton-grey Message #123811, posted by googleninja at 20:59, 26/3/2016
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Just taken the old rom chips out of my a3000 risc os 2 and now sailing away on the risc os 3.11, got my built in apps and can read pc disks.. not HD disks but none the less pc disks. happy days
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David Boddie Message #123815, posted by davidb at 10:22, 5/4/2016, in reply to message #123811
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From memory the A3000 is only capable of reading 720K DOS disks, so that's as good as it gets. I believe there were expansions that added support for high density disks that presumably also included a replacement disk drive.
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The Icon Bar: General: Successful Rom Change - 2 to 3.11