S2EB2 Hi Tech Expressions HeartWare – Supplement

This episode features HeartWare, originally released in 1986 by Hi Tech Expressions.  It was developed by Comware and authored by Joe Suarez.

Podcast: Download

Box and Supplement Scans

Packages are extremely hard to find.  I did find a couple of photos:

HeartWare package 1

 

Another:

HeartWare package 2

 

Review found in the Chicago Tribune on February 13, 1987 by Steven Kosek:

HeartWare Review

HeartWare in Action

Animated boot splash:

HeartWare Boot 1

 

As animation draws to a close:

HeartWare Boot 2

 

Main Menu

Graphical menu with 3 simple options:

HeartWare main menu

 

Option 1 – Animated Friendship Greeting

Enter a message:

HeartWare Message

 

Then listen to the music and watch the animation:

HeartWare Anim 1

HeartWare Anim 2

HeartWare Anim 3

HeartWare Anim 4

HeartWare Anim 5

HeartWare Anim 6

HeartWare Anim 7

HeartWare Anim 8

HeartWare Anim 9

HeartWare Anim 10

HeartWare Anim 11

HeartWare Anim 12

HeartWare Anim 13

HeartWare Anim 14

HeartWare Anim 15

HeartWare Anim 16

 

Option 2 – Greeting Card Printer

First, enter a message:

HeartWare Message

 

Select the style of card to print (full page or quarter page):

HeartWare Print Style

 

Select the scene (full page):

HeartWare Scene

 

Select the scene (quarter page):

HeartWare Scene Quarter

 

Get the printer ready:

HeartWare Ready Printer

 

Printing full page graphic 1:

HeartWare Full 1

 

Printing full page graphic 2:

HeartWare Full 2

 

Printing full page graphic 3:

HeartWare Full 3

 

Printing quarter page graphic 1:

HeartWare Quarter 1

 

Printing quarter page graphic 2:

HeartWare Quarter 2

 

Printing quarter page graphic 3:

HeartWare Quarter 3

 

Printing quarter page graphic 4:

HeartWare Quarter 4

 

Option 3 – Greeting Disk Maker

First enter your message:

HeartWare Message

 

Start swapping disks.  This occurs 3 times:

HeartWare Disk 1

HeartWare Disk 2

 

Files

The disk is single density and has a hidden VTOC, with a message in the DOS VTOC:

HeartWare Files

 

Printing

Full page graphic 1:

https://inverseatascii.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/s2eb2-prt-2-full1.pdf

Full page graphic 2:

https://inverseatascii.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/s2eb2-prt-2-full2.pdf

Full page graphic 3:

https://inverseatascii.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/s2eb2-prt-2-full3.pdf

Quarter page graphic 1:

https://inverseatascii.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/s2eb2-prt-2-quarter1.pdf

Quarter page graphic 2:

https://inverseatascii.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/s2eb2-prt-2-quarter2.pdf

Quarter page graphic 3:

https://inverseatascii.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/s2eb2-prt-2-quarter3.pdf

Quarter page graphic 4:

https://inverseatascii.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/s2eb2-prt-2-quarter4.pdf

 

Instructions

Ha, what instructions.  Instructions were not Hi Tech Expressions strong suit.

 

Show Links:

 

 

Intro music is an excerpt from a chip tune by Wizwars named 8 Bit Raceway.  It is used under Creative Common license Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States.
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