PDP-8 Web Interface Help

This help page covers the web interface to control the operation of the PDP-8. Help is also available on Manual operation,   Operating systems,   Languages

After clicking on link to start the PDP-8 web interface you should see the main control window as shown below. You may click on the pictures below for help on the selected item.

Picture of main window Boot popup menu Picture of menus

If images don't display

The image chooser dialog is started by clicking on the button for the device you wish to access. It selects what image to copy onto or save from the mass storage devices available. This is equivalent to putting a new disk into the drive which is how you would do it if operating the PDP-8 directly.

If you use the popup action on the button (right mouse button under Microsoft windows) you will get the device popup menu to perform operations on that device.



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