Making the most of your TRS-80color computer by Vernon, Peter.

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Published by Prentice-Hall of Australia in Sydney .

Written in English

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  • TRS-80 color computer -- Programming.,
  • Basic (Computer program language)

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StatementPeter Vernon.
LC ClassificationsQA76.8.T183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21387226M
ISBN 100724807527

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The TRS series of computers were sold via Radio Shack & Tandy dealers in North America and Europe in the early s. Much software was developed for these computers, particularly the relatively successful Color Computer I, II & III models, which were designed for both home office and entertainment (gaming) uses.

A list of software for the TRS computer series. Common books: Basic Faster and Better & Other Mysteries $ TRS Assembly Language Programming () $ Understanding Digital Computers () $ Visicalc Applications () $5. TRS Color Computer Assembly Language Programming () $10 (Added 22 July ) Making the Most of your TRS Color Computer () $ TRS Color Computer The first version of the TRS Color Computer has a calculator-style "chiclet" keyboard, and was available with memory sizes of 4K (), 16K (), or 32K ().

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I used to drool over this little machine in the old Radio Shack catalogs and show Dad how cool they were. Little did I know just how cool they really were. This is the talk page for discussing improvements to the TRS Color Computer article. This is not a forum for general discussion of the article's subject.: Put new text under old text.

Click here to start a new topic.; Please sign and date your posts by typing four tildes (~~~~).; New to Wikipedia. Welcome. Ask questions, get answers. July - Radio Shack introduces the TRS Color Computer, and sells for US$ July - Radio Shack introduces the TRS Pocket Computer.

Price is US$ January - Radio Shack ceases production of the TRS Model I, and recalls units from the US market, due to failure to meet new FCC radio-frequency interference regulations.

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On J the TRS Color Computer was announced; sharing the same case, keyboard, and layout of the AgVision terminal. The TRS was one of the more powerful 8-bit computers of it's time. Although lacking graphics and sound capabilities of other home computers, the TRS had greater computing power and the ease of programming in BASIC.

After an introduction to machine language, the book looks at Sound, Editing, Color Graphics, Animation, Sound and Graphics, Joystick Animation, Text, Graphics with Text, and Vistas Beyond (mostly on making your own PROMs and machine language tapes).

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Set to add a new and exciting dimension to the world of personal computing, the additional color and sound will make programs come alive as you and your family enter a new era of the computer ing System: COCO.

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