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This pack contains one cassette, a Reference Card and an instruction manual for PEEKO-COMPUTER on the Acorn Electron. PEEKO-COMPUTER allows you to watch, and control, a model of a microprocessor at work - it will provide invaluable group teaching material, and many useful insights for those who want to find out how computers work.

The PEEKO-COMPUTER simulates the operation of a simplified microcomputer in otder to teach the fundamentals of a machine code programming. There are twenty easily-learned instructions, and these work in conjunction with the visual analogy on the scren to demonstrate the operation of a real microcomputer.

Programs can be entered, single-stepped and run with the memory and register contents being displayed at every step. To add comprehension each instruction mnemonic is displayed as it is encountered.

Included on the cassette are five demonstration programs.

Operation instructions in the User Guide and Reference Card available from this site.


Cover Art Language(s): English
Compatibility: Acorn Electron
Release: Professionally released On Cassette
Original Release Date: 1st Jan 1984
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Peeko-Computer (Cassette)
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