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Panasonic FS-A1WX

To run this MSX2+ 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, a diskdrive and built-in MSX-MUSIC. Switch key between Japanese and English characters is RightAlt.

The Panasonic FS-A1WX machine comes with an integrated firmware. You can skip it by pressing DEL when booting or by de-selecting the Panasonic front switch in the Options/Emulation menu.

There are 2 systems disks : the first system disk is required for MSX-JE, the Japanese Word Processor; the second system disk includes MSX-DOS and 3 applications.

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

  Without any game in a cartridge slot, you come on this firmware menu :

1 - Japanese Word Processor part 1
2 - Japanese Word Processor part 2
3 - Japanese Word Processor part 3 (requires system disk 1)
4 - Address Book & Name Card part 1
5 - Address Book & Name Card part 2
6 - Disk/Tape databases
7 - Mouse and Printer settings
8 - Calculator, Calendar and Clock setting
Word Processor   Address Book & Name Card
Disk/Tape databases   Mouse and Printer settings
Calculator   Calendar
  Clock setting
  Menu of the second system disk :

1 - Disk tool
2 - Graphic tool
3 - Gallery

When you quit an application, you come on the MSX-DOS command line; by typing TOOL on this command line, you can go back to the menu of the system disk.
Disk Tool   Graphic Tool

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