HP71B HP-IL Question



#4

Hello,

I am without documentation for my HP71B. It has a dual HP-IL 82402A unit and have no documentation for it either.

I was wondering if any of you knew a HP71B command to verify the operation of the HP-IL plug in? I have a digital drive I could test it on if necessary.

Thanks for your help.

Jerry


#5

Hello,

with the tape drive attached and powered up, and a cassette inserted

just type 'CAT :TAPE' w/o the quotes, followed by pressing ENDLINE .

If the tape drive responds somehow, the loop works;-)

HTH

Raymond


#6

Raymond,

That did the trick...

Many thanks!
Jerry


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  How to move lexfiles from PC to 71 w/o HP-IL? Joe Horn 9 2,130 10-18-2013, 03:50 PM
Last Post: Christoph Giesselink
  HP71B Spy Radio Crypto Donald Ingram 2 1,036 10-14-2013, 10:51 AM
Last Post: Eric Smith
  Hand Held Products RS232 to HP-IL aj04062 11 2,106 08-31-2013, 07:12 PM
Last Post: Paul Berger (Canada)
  HP IL over wifi ... (ILPer & go71b) Olivier De Smet 12 2,729 08-20-2013, 05:44 AM
Last Post: Olivier De Smet
  HP71B to HP 41 Translator ROM Manual Michael Lopez 5 1,332 04-25-2013, 03:51 AM
Last Post: Mike (Stgt)
  Rather large missed opportunity - a pile of HP71B's Chris Smith 3 940 04-19-2013, 07:30 AM
Last Post: Chris Smith
  Has anyone else had problems with ebay member 'hp71b'? Dan Grelinger 6 1,373 01-26-2013, 09:33 AM
Last Post: aurelio
  Curious SINPLOT behavior on HP71B Christoph Giesselink 4 1,014 07-12-2012, 03:12 PM
Last Post: J-F Garnier
  New HP71B emulation (go71b) Olivier De Smet 9 2,001 06-26-2012, 10:25 AM
Last Post: Jerry Raia
  HP-IL beginners question John Abbott (S. Africa) 4 1,142 05-28-2012, 05:45 PM
Last Post: Geoff Quickfall

Forum Jump: