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Al Alamiah AX-170

To run this MSX1 machine in blueMSX, you need the complete config file with all the specific roms. Check the Resource page of the blueMSX website and unzip the config file in the Machines subdirectory of the emulator.

This machine has a tape interface ; you can also add a diskdrive. Switch key between Arabic and English characters is RightAlt.

This computer comes with an integrated firmware. You can skip it and use MSX-BASIC without Arabic extensions by pressing LeftCTRL when booting.

From MSX-BASIC, you can go back to the firmware menu by typing CALL MENU.

  From this intro screen, you know directly that this computer is an Arabic machine.
  Without any game in a cartridge slot, you come on this firmware menu :

1 - Calendar
2 - Painter
3 - Arabic Typing
4 - English Typing
5 - MSX1-Sakhr BASIC

You will also come on this menu if you add a diskdrive and run the machine without any game in a cartridge slot or the diskdrive.
Calendar   Painter
Arabic Typing   English Typing

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