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PC-BASIC 3.23 - GW-BASIC emulator

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A free, cross-platform emulator for GW-BASIC, PCjr & Tandy BASIC

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PC-BASIC is an interpreter for GW-BASIC files. It runs on Windows, Mac and Linux and other
Unix-based systems and targets full compatibility with GW-BASIC version 3.23.
PC-BASIC can run (and convert between) ASCII, bytecode and 'protected' (encrypted) .BAS files. It
implements floating-point arithmetic in the Microsoft Binary Format (MBF) and can therefore
read and write binary data files created by GW-BASIC.

PC-BASIC is free and open source software released under the GPL version 3.

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Features

  • Run and convert bytecode, ASCII (,A) and protected (,P) .BAS-files
  • GW-BASIC compatible MBF floating-point arithmetic and random-number generator
  • Sound and graphics, including Tandy 1000/PCjr 3-voice sound and noise

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User Reviews

  • skogtun
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    Would be great if it could be installed to a standard directory and started from anywhere.

    Posted 11/17/2014
  • cvicari
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    Really simple and effective GW-Basic emulator... if someone was looking for such a thing, this is a simple and nice solution, I think easier than using Dosbox or another full featured emulator.

    Posted 08/02/2014
  • dickstomp
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    Not usable for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. All kind of errors during installation and test. The QBasic (from OlDos.exe) is still good under Wine or VMBox.

    Posted 07/22/2014
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Intended Audience

End Users/Desktop

Programming Language

Python

Registered

2013-12-20
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