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Forum: Old News 12-12-2007, 03:44 PM
Replies: 623
Views: 72,044
Posted By Taskmaster
Chatroom not working for me

I've tried several times but I get the "Error on page" notice on the status bar and I never see any text - what I have typed or from others. Just a blank area.

And the trivia game showed the...
Forum: Old Suggestions 28-11-2007, 01:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,214
Posted By Taskmaster
Bring back ShoutBox!

My favorite part of the Abandonia forums is gone! Whoa is me.... :eek:

Now I'll have no way to keep up with all the goings on in the EU and surrounding countries. I'll lose contact with folks...
Forum: Old Suggestions 22-03-2007, 12:50 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
<div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(gregor @ Mar 21 2007,...

<div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(gregor @ Mar 21 2007, 12:17 PM) 284454</div>

To do an intro program, that displays then launches the game, requires that you write that code each time with the specific...
Forum: Old Suggestions 19-03-2007, 07:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,172
Posted By Taskmaster
:ok: Hey 5th Horseman, I just want to...

:ok: Hey 5th Horseman, I just want to complement you on your directness, clarity and business like efficiency. You strike me as a very thoughtful and intelligent individual. You are one of the...
Forum: Old Suggestions 19-03-2007, 02:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
:ok: Just an FYI, I am still waiting on this. ...

:ok: Just an FYI, I am still waiting on this. My work load has increased as I have been assigned a new project, but I will still be able to squeeze this in, as needed. I replied to Maikel PM, but...
Forum: Old Suggestions 19-03-2007, 02:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,172
Posted By Taskmaster
Don't we always want games! 8-)

Don't we always want games! 8-)
Forum: Games Discussion 14-03-2007, 07:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,430
Posted By Taskmaster
At the risk of getting the forum police...

At the risk of getting the forum police mad...

Q: Did you hear about the new restaurant that opened on the moon?

A: The food is great but there's no atmosphere!


:tomato:
Forum: Programming 14-03-2007, 03:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,266
Posted By Taskmaster
:max: Hmmn, check out my website...

:max: Hmmn, check out my website (www.MikelRice.com (http://www.mikelrice.com)) and look under the Adventure tab. I have two text-based adventure games:

The Monday Adventure, is a text/graphic...
Forum: Programming 14-03-2007, 03:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,592
Posted By Taskmaster
And don't forget transfer of energy from the...

And don't forget transfer of energy from the reflecting object. That is, if the bumper is pushing the ball i the opposite direction it may actually gain speed.
Forum: Old Suggestions 13-03-2007, 06:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
:max: Well, I develop on a laptop with...

:max: Well, I develop on a laptop with 1600x1050 resolution, so what I had was a bit larger than you were expecting. I have decreased the width of the display, which required that I reduce the...
Forum: Old Suggestions 13-03-2007, 01:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
:kosta: I'm at your beck and call. If you will...

:kosta: I'm at your beck and call. If you will provide me with the exact text that you would like to see, I will get it done. Please feel free to "say" as much as you would like, but...

More...
Forum: Old Suggestions 12-03-2007, 05:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
I was trying to keep the red logo from standing...

I was trying to keep the red logo from standing out so much against the grey (default dialog color) background. It is not beige even though it may appear that way in the image. If I do not use a...
Forum: Old Suggestions 12-03-2007, 03:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
Sorry for the double post, but it is a few hours...

Sorry for the double post, but it is a few hours later....

Here is what I have done using the forum logo. Comments, suggestion, etc are welcomed...


http://www.jesustaxi.com/mikel/ab_thumb3.jpg...
Forum: Old Suggestions 12-03-2007, 01:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
:max: I do have a snap of the forum logo (ie....

:max: I do have a snap of the forum logo (ie. the horizontal one versus the angled one) which I can toss in to the second option just to see. I mess with that today and see how it looks.

As...
Forum: Old Suggestions 09-03-2007, 10:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
:kosta: Very nice! So basically a Windows app...

:kosta: Very nice! So basically a Windows app covers 96% of the folks, with ability to run it (Win 95 and up) at 97% and size of program for download speed consideration not really a major factor...
Forum: Old Suggestions 09-03-2007, 02:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
<div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(the_fifth_horseman @...

<div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(the_fifth_horseman @ Mar 9 2007, 01:31 PM) 282589</div>


:huh: Uh, well uh... sure that might work, but uh... were is the fun in that!? :bleh:

Of course, logically...
Forum: Gaming Zone 08-03-2007, 10:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,412
Posted By Taskmaster
:max: C64... isn't that some type of explosive?...

:max: C64... isn't that some type of explosive? (Just kidding)
Forum: Old Suggestions 08-03-2007, 10:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,343
Posted By Taskmaster
Thumbs up :max: Following up on a line of thinking in...

:max: Following up on a line of thinking in another thread (leeching from AB) I spent some time creating some example programs that could be included in each download to identify the provider...
Forum: Games Discussion 07-03-2007, 08:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,019
Posted By Taskmaster
I knew poor Fatty Bear would not be a hot topic,...

I knew poor Fatty Bear would not be a hot topic, so feeling sorry for the game I will add a post.

My soon to be 4 year-old (this week) really is having fun with the game. Obviously the colorful...
Forum: Old Suggestions 01-03-2007, 03:16 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 26,604
Posted By Taskmaster
I changed the music and dropped it to 1.4 MB and...

I changed the music and dropped it to 1.4 MB and it would drop further with a static background.

A DOS app would still be 32 bit because I develop with a 32 bit IDE (Visual Studio C++ 6 or Visual...
Forum: Old Suggestions 28-02-2007, 10:43 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 10,882
Posted By Taskmaster
Exactly! I can't get past 8% on Fatty Bear and...

Exactly! I can't get past 8% on Fatty Bear and my kids are waiting!! :)
Forum: Old Suggestions 28-02-2007, 02:24 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 26,604
Posted By Taskmaster
Win 98... that was mentioned in my post. I went...

Win 98... that was mentioned in my post. I went 800x600 because that was easiest based on my code, but it could be 640x480, use static graphics, no sound, etc, to be just a blander, static...
Forum: Old Suggestions 27-02-2007, 09:46 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 26,604
Posted By Taskmaster
:max: Since I had some free time I managed to...

:max: Since I had some free time I managed to code a small example of what I was talking about. It isn't the greatest, but it does illustrate the...
Forum: Old Suggestions 26-02-2007, 03:56 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 26,604
Posted By Taskmaster
:max: Actually, maybe you can a little "runme"...

:max: Actually, maybe you can a little "runme" type Windows application and include it with each compressed file. If the games were not DOS based you could have the "runme" application launch the...
Forum: Old News 26-02-2007, 03:44 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 18,634
Posted By Taskmaster
:blink: Duh... uhm... I don't get it! Huh,...

:blink: Duh... uhm... I don't get it! Huh, huh... cause I'm a moe-rann!



:ok: :w00t: :bleh:
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