Posts by hthnightwolf

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Don't Panic. Please wash hands.

    Dear Jens,

    thanks for the advice. I did everything you said. I Ordered IPA cleaner, wiped the A500s contacts with a micro fabre cloth and brushed the aca500+'s contact with a toothbrush.

    The issue remains the same

    Dear team,

    I own an ACA500plus and today it stopped working on me.

    History: I have never had any complaints so far but last weekend when I had the Amiga in a Retro-Console-Event-Room I was informed that my machine would not boot properly anymore. So I checked and they were right. All it did when I arrived was booting into a frozen white screen or into an E5 error with black/green lines all over the screen. To prevent any damage from curious guests, I wrapped everything together.

    Today I set up the Amiga back at home to test and it instantly worked (but only for a while). I was in the ACA500plus menu and it looked good at first.

    To test it all, I booted my Workbench from CF (worked). Then I started the machine from disk (worked aswell). But at some soft-reboot, using the Amiga keys it started coming up into E5 error with black/green lines again.

    That is how it is now. Every time I plug in the ACA500plus, it only boots into E5.

    The error:


    Without the ACA500plus it is working just fine:

    Can someone please help me?