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by nrg78
Tue Oct 27, 2009 2:17 pm
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: CDi 450: Timekeeper battery tip
Replies: 12
Views: 8623

Hey nrg78, thanks for the pictures. I haven't tried this with my chip yet (still trying find a way to confirm the problem first), but ultimately, everyone will have to do this. hello there, and thanks for your reply and consideration shown. It really sucks, all the hassle and expectation over the a...
by nrg78
Sun May 17, 2009 6:00 am
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: CDi 450: Timekeeper battery tip
Replies: 12
Views: 8623

thanks mate.. it's funny how after all this time, the one and only help or "support" message comes from a "new stranger" around here... I went thru all this mess by myself, "advised" by what I saw around here on this forum, and in the end I didn't even got a single "better luck next time" or somethi...
by nrg78
Tue Mar 31, 2009 9:18 pm
Forum: CD-i Marketplace Sell/Trade/Buy
Topic: CDI 450 SOLD
Replies: 13
Views: 4883

Sold already, I presume?..
by nrg78
Tue Mar 31, 2009 9:13 pm
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: CDi 450: Timekeeper battery tip
Replies: 12
Views: 8623

Well.. No comment whatsoever, I wonder why... :( News update: old timekeeper out, socket in, new Dallas timekeeper in... And the same situation.. This time I even bought an antistatic wrist strap, but I Guess I should've used in the first place... I'll post some extra pics later on.. This is why the...
by nrg78
Mon Mar 23, 2009 12:15 pm
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: CDi 450: Timekeeper battery tip
Replies: 12
Views: 8623

Hello there.. I've found a Dallas DS1643-100, equivalent to the ST chip, in a specialized store at Porto, i'll pick it up next Saturday, saving money on postages... I'll also buy a socket for it to avoid soldering and heating the chip.. And we'll see how it goes.. Any comment about the fotos? And ab...
by nrg78
Sun Mar 22, 2009 8:22 pm
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: CDi 450: Timekeeper battery tip
Replies: 12
Views: 8623

breath in... hold... breath out... wait.... http://minhoto.fotopic.net/c1619908.html Starting on the last pic on the right, 2nd line.. here's the description on the surgery: opening, looking for the IC... inicial cut with a sharp blade, then started peeling... second layer, not hard as a normal IC w...
by nrg78
Sun Mar 22, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: CDi 450: Timekeeper battery tip
Replies: 12
Views: 8623

http://pt.farnell.com/jsp/displayProduct.jsp?sku=1263064&action=view&CMP=e-b1ef 30eur plus 18eur for P&P...... I guess this will be my only chance to get it back alive... replace the whole god'am thing.... why, why didn't I just stay put? Because I coudn't store any FTS or high scores, that's why......
by nrg78
Sun Mar 22, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: CDi 450: Timekeeper battery tip
Replies: 12
Views: 8623

Just when I thought everything had went pretty well, nice pics taken on the surgery, and I even ended up cutting myself on the metal plate..

"Memory Full, please delete some titles.." and some weird "noisy" lines at the screen bottom..

now what?... Now I'm f%*$§~............ :(

Dan
by nrg78
Sun Mar 22, 2009 11:28 am
Forum: CD-i Marketplace Sell/Trade/Buy
Topic: selling: Gamepad and rare Dutch CD-I titles Zelda, Link more
Replies: 6
Views: 2808

Hmmm.. If it is the same touchpad mentioned on my splitter topic to be listed thursday, I believe "I've seen it first!" ;p anyway, two years ago 1pound would be 1.50eur.. A good time to be working there... (and I've actually been there for a while.. =) two years have gone since I came back to Portug...
by nrg78
Sun Mar 22, 2009 11:17 am
Forum: Philips CD-i Forum
Topic: Your CDi Games
Replies: 41
Views: 24468

The "videogamescollector" links posted here lead to this: "" Database error an error has occurred while interacting with the database. "" i've seen the Cranberries Doors and Windows stated here, funny because I have one of those, but it has some scratches and it kept on crashing.. They called it a "...
by nrg78
Sun Mar 22, 2009 10:19 am
Forum: The New International CD-i Association (ICDIA)
Topic: Phillips CD-i Game music
Replies: 7
Views: 12741

Here's an interesting topic gone dead.. Lemmings also had a very nice soundtrack, although I pretty sure it was Mono Sound.. But Tetris was in Stereo. I remember cause I've taped the songs, back then in the 90's... And being so "back then" as it is, i've come with a question seen around while gettin...
by nrg78
Sun Mar 22, 2009 9:49 am
Forum: CD-i Marketplace Sell/Trade/Buy
Topic: selling: Gamepad and rare Dutch CD-I titles Zelda, Link more
Replies: 6
Views: 2808

Hello hello! =)

browsing on I wonder: are these Zelda Games really that rare?... Cause these guys are really taking it to a prohibitive level....
If all where that expensive I could never get to buy some..

Dan
by nrg78
Fri Mar 20, 2009 11:22 pm
Forum: CD-i Marketplace Sell/Trade/Buy
Topic: Buying: Splitter / Remote
Replies: 4
Views: 2391

that's cool!

I'm bidding on a touchpad right now but i'm not that confident on winning it, so I might just wait for yours and get the splitter too! or... how mutch do you want for them both? ;)

DN
by nrg78
Tue Mar 17, 2009 8:34 pm
Forum: CD-i Marketplace Sell/Trade/Buy
Topic: spanish game pack
Replies: 2
Views: 2238

http://cgi.ebay.es/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vie ... 0314159041

Funny how in my neighbour country we still find interesting CDi stuff... I'm registered on CO:UK so I don't see these.... hmmm... I even saw VideoPac mentioned! But no itens...

Dan
by nrg78
Tue Mar 17, 2009 8:18 pm
Forum: CD-i Marketplace Sell/Trade/Buy
Topic: Buying: Splitter / Remote
Replies: 4
Views: 2391

Buying: Splitter / Remote

anyone's willing to sell (on nice price! ;) a splitter and a remote, for me to play Pac Panic head-to-head? ;) Or anyone knows were can I buy those? Or anyone can lead me to a plan to build a splitter? (Cause I am watching a gamepad on eBay, but there's no splitter on sight...) My 450 had a remote w...