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SIO2PC USB Interfacefor Atari XL/XE systems ready to run with mini-USB cable included - Each hand crafted and tested!
FT232RL chipset – uses CTS control. Works great with other devices on the Atari bus, including the 1050 diskette drive.
Tested with Win11, Win10, Mac OS Ventura – Win11 requires driver download from ftdichip website.
AspeQT - sourceforge
AspeQtis the free Atari serial peripheral emulator. This program emulates various Atari 8-bit family peripherals, most notably the disk drives via an SIO2PC cable.
·Up to 15 disk drive emulation
·Up to 6x SIO speed (125,000bps)
·Support for ATR, XFD, PRO and ATX (preliminary) disk images
·Mount folders as emulated disks
·Disk image explorer
·Directly boot Atari executables
·Text only printer emulation with PC print, save, and ATASCII font support
·Cassette image playback
·Multilingual GUI (English, Polish, Slovak, German, Spanish, Turkish and Russian)
·AspeQt client module (AspeCl) for Atari, communicates with the server and performs a variety of remote operations
Post Install Tasks
After install of RespeQT or AspeQT you need to select theportandhandshakeof “CTS” after successful port and handshake selection – you will see the device is connected and ready to go. See images below.Please note– your port names may be different!