for Versions 3.00, 3.10, 3.20 & 3.50

English Version (DOS)

(c) 1995/2005 by Thomas Gohel, All Rights reserved!
English Team: Thomas Geiger, Andras Hoeffken, Wolfgang Bruske

Date: 29.05.2005 - Version 1.00

Tip's, Trick's, Bug's and some more or less important stuff


*Short Index of the PowerBASIC.GER-FAQ
*Complete Index of the PowerBASIC.GER-FAQ

Foreword to this FAQ

The links listed within this FAQ are provided without concern about possible Copyright-Notices and without concern about any trademarks.
Further, the Author does not quarantee that the problems, hints and bugs below are totally correct. Should you have suggestions to this FAQ, pleasce contact me. I am open to suggestions and will let them flow into future Versions of this FAQ.

I would also like to point out that some of the 'Bugs' in the 'Bugs Section are only 'Bugs' in a matter of speech. Those mistakes or barriers are documented here for all to see (So that future Versions of PowerBASIC may be developed).


Suggestions may be presented to the Author of this FAQ at any time. Current Netmail-Addresses are: There is also the possibility to log into a Mailbox in which the Author of this FAQ is reachable: You can post your suggestions and problems there. To do so, please write a Message in the PBSOUND-Message-Area. An answer should be available within 48 hours.

How to obtain the current PowerBASIC.GER-FAQ

The current PowerBASIC.GER-FAQ can be downloaded from my Home BBS online anytime. The phone numbers are: Please switch to the 'PowerBASIC: FAQ'-Filearea after login. There are more 'PowerBASIC-Fileareas':

*To the PowerBASIC Filebase

Many of the Sources and Toolboxes mentioned in this FAQ can be downloaded here online or using FidoNet Filerequest.
InterNet-Users can get the PowerBASIC.GER-FAQ anytime using World Wide Web (WWW) under:
A Request of this FAQ using FidoNet is possible using the Magic 'PBFAQ'!
Further PowerBASIC-Magics are: PBSOUND and PBFILES.

Complete Index:

*Obtaining, Toolboxes, Prices and Infos about PowerBASIC
*Errors (Bug's)/Inconsistencies in PowerBASIC-Versions 3.0, 3.1, 3.2 and 3.5 (Part 1)
*Errors (Bug's)/Inconsistencies in PowerBASIC-Versions 3.0, 3.1, 3.2 and 3.5 (Part 2)
*Errors (Bug's)/Inconsistencies in PowerBASIC-Versions 3.0, 3.1, 3.2 and 3.5 (Part 3)
*PowerBASIC and the CoProcessor
*Standardproblems (Part 1)
*Standardproblems (Part 2)
*Hints in Connection with the Inline-Assembler (Part 1)
*Hints in Connection with the Inline-Assembler (Part 2)
*Hints for Pointers in PowerBASIC 3.2
*Hints in Connection with Turbo-C or Borland C++
*Hints about conversion of Sources from PDS to PowerBASIC 3.x
*Available Shareware & Public Domain Solutions (Part 1)
*Available Shareware & Public Domain Solutions (Part 2)
*The People from PowerBASIC

(c) 1996/2007 by Thomas Gohel, All rights and bugs reserved
(c) 1996/1997 by Thomas Geiger, english version