P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:23/57 |B220120A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m10|s÷n1÷eM ICROTEL (Software and documentation by T.E.Kennington.)  (C) T. E. Kennington 1984 19 Oct 84 INTRODUCTION MICOTEL cations interface between VidiEditor nd an external viewdata computer. When u sed with the Acorn PRESTELA can :- A computers, who's telephone  rs and I.D. numbers are kept on file.  b) Behave as an ordinary alphamnqlfric viewdata terminal. C ata to memory. SVE tor control.) CVE page to viewdata. (Assuming access  to the I.P.'s editing facility is avail able.) I ng telesoftware. Nor is it  bulk uploading to P3FSTELN It is desig ned as an VE SE TTING UP T VidiEditor. It is assumed 
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:14/01 ICRO DL (Software and documentation by T.E.Kennington.)  C) T. . Kennington 1984 19 Oct 84 INTRODECTION MICRO EL cations interface between VidiEditor nd an external viewdata computer G—an u sed with thd Acorn P DS FLA can :- A computers, who's telephone  rs and I.D. numbers are kept on file.  b) Behave as an ordinary alpha-npldric viewdata tcrminal. C ata to memory. SVA tor control.) CVE page to viewdata. (Assuming access  to tha ILP.'s editing facility is avail able.) I ng telesoftware. Nor is it capable of bulk uploading to PRESTEL. It is desig ned as an VE  SE TTING UP T VidiEditor. It is ass—ldd 
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:32/03 |B220220A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m336D|s÷n1÷ e the reader is familiar with th e operation of VEI MICROTEL system disc into the current  ive. Install MICROTEL by typing: VT E /LOGIN S tting is irrelevent since this  y MICROTEL.) The screen will now be showing the MICROTEL a list of computers, marked A F If no computers are shown, the message "No data file  milar will be shown. Read the  on on setting up the SYSTEL file. T ommand line will be yellow. This signifi es that you are MICROTEL ssarily on line. Pressing ESCAPE  l return you to VidiEditor at any tim e and the command  n. Pressing a key A to F will dialup nd login to the named computer. For se curity reasons, the  ounts on the system are never store|c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:20/37 e the reader is familiar with th e operation of VEI MICROTEL system disc into the current  ive. Install MICROTEL by typing: VT E /LOGIN S tting is irrelevent since this  y MICROTEL.) The screen will now be showing the MICROTEL a list of computers, marked A F If no computers are shown, the message "No data file  milar will be shown. Read the  on on setting up the SYSTEL file. T ommand line will be yellow. This signifi es that you are MICROTEL ssarily on line. Pressing ESCAPE  l return you to VidiEditor at any tim e and the command  n. Pressing a key A to F will dialup nd login to the nalfd computer. For se curity reasons, the  ounts on the system are never store|c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:20/41 |B220320A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m36D8|s÷n1÷ ed in SYSTEL d at the keyboard. After  password, all normal viewdata controls may be  page. Note that the viewdata  e is ABOVE the yellow system command line. To  s. The recommended way is to  *90£ PREST EL 'Good bye' frame and drop the  Control returns automatically to VidiE ditor. Some  er, do not drop the line but  nt the login frame again. In this case, type the  [ESC] (Returns to VidiEditor) VTEL OGIN (Presents the MICROTEL Login fra me and  e ready to redial) [ESC]R eturns to VidiEditor) T ultimate way to logout is to pull the T
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:33/13 |B220420A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m3A43|s÷n1÷ ecause both MICROTEL and the  omputer to log out. EXTENDEDCOMMAND S W er, switching between VE he viewdata computer is easily accomplis hed. P[ESC]VE tor. It does not drop the  must be taken not to forget to log ou t when T now be inserted in the V Editor magazine using the INSERT comman d. It is ESSENTIAL iven a new name since the  header will not be recognised by VidiE ditor. The  rmal way before being inserted. R o viewdata is by the command:-  VTE T anything typed will be  ewdata commputer. MICROTEL commands and these are accessed by the use of a 'switch'. It takes the form|c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:20/07 ecause both MICRO @L and the  omputer to log out. EXTENDEDCOMMAND S W er, switching between VE he viewdata computer is easily accomplis hed. P[DSC]V di tor It does not drop the  must be taken not to forget to log ou t when T now be inserted in the V Editor magazine using the INSERT comman d It is ESSANTIAL iven a naw name shnce the  header will not be recognisdd by VidiE ditor The  rmal way before being inserted. R o viewdata is by the command:-  VTE T anything typed will be  ewdata commputer. MIC OTEL commands and thesd are accessed by the use of a 'switch'. It takes the form|c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:21/07 |B220520A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m3DAE|s÷n1÷ e:  There are just four extended commands a vailable. These are: LOGINL  SEND (S) REPLACER TEST (T) SENDREPLACETEST of use if the user has I Povider (IP) status and has access to viewdata F tails will now be given of  nd. LOGINTVTELOGIN Drops the line if held and presents the log in  for selection of a new computer.  SEND Typed as VTE /SEND.  The user MUST be in the editor of the viewdata   On PRESTEL, this is DUKE computer , page *910£. T ting information should have been  entered and a blank page pres ented with the  V01 H00. Press [ESC] for VidiEditor.|c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:35/51 ÷e C mission to the screen  th DISPLAY. Ensure that there is nothin g of  tom line as this is not  sent in viewdata. Type the command VTE /SEND. B ences, TEST is called to  count the number of bytes to be se nt. (See I st succeeds, the cursor will  slowly scan the page. Trailing s paces and  not sent. [INTERLOCK+END] is  sent automatically when the end of the page is   c) 2EPLACE Typed as VTE / REPLACE.  Works in exactly the same manne q as SEND with  ion that trailing spaces and blank  lines ARE sgnt. This is of use when replacing 
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/05 |B220620A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m41119|s÷n1 ÷e C mission to the screen  th DISPLAY. Ensure that there is nothin g of  tom line as this is not  sent in viewdata. Type the command VTE /SEND. B ences, TEST is called to  count the number of bytes to be se nt. (See NI st succeeds, the cursor will  slowly scan the page. Trailing s paces and  not sent. [INTERLOCK+END] is  sent automatically when the end of the page is   c) REPLACE Typed as VTE / REPLACE.  works in exactly the same manne r as SEND with  ion that trailing spaces and blank  lines ARE sent. This is of use when replacing 
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/01 |B220720A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m41483|s÷n1 ÷eage in the database to ensure that the  en completely over-written TEST Typed as VTE / TEST. S ns the page on screen counting the num ber  Trailing spaces, blank  ines and the bottom half of double h eight  d. 1 is added for every  control code. (Representing the escape T p row (V00) is assumed to be  forty bytes. If the byte count exeeds 920, the  Too big!" appears. If TEST was  called as part of SEND or REPLACE then the  be sent and the command line  stays with VidiEditor for editing . SETTINGUPTHESYSTELFILE F time users will have to create a |c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/05 |B220820A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m417ED|s÷n1 ÷e file to contain  to six viewdata computers. This file , SMICR OTEL on installation  memory for as long as the machine is on. To  utility "B.SET/TEL" is T ogram runs in BASIC. From VidiEditor, press  CH ."SET/TEL" T contents of the current systel I f it is not in memory, then it will b e called from I the disc, then a new one will be  ed. The information is presented in a 14x18 character E marked A to F, is allocated three  es. The first line contains the n—lf o f the computer. T he MICROTEL login frame. The next line ontains the computers telephone numbe r. A hyphen may be 
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:34/31 ÷e file to contain  to six viewdata computers. This file , SMICR OTEL on installation  memory for as long as the machine is on. To  utility "B.SET/TEL" is T ogram runs in BASIC. From VidiEditor, press  CH ."SET/$FL" T contents of the current systel I f it is not in memory, then it will b e called from I the disc, then a new one will be  edn The information is presented in a 14x18 character E marked A to F, is allocated three  es. The first line contains the name o f the computer. T he MICROTEL login frame. The next line ontains the computers telephone numbe r. A hyphen may be 
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:11/23 |B220920A|a17MCRinfo|i14TDXT|m41B57|s÷n1 ÷e digits if necessary to create a 0.8 second  phone exchanges. The next  s the users I.D. number This is not ab solutely  uter will prompt for manual  he I.D. if it is not given automatically This may  reasons. For the same reason,  passwords are NEVER stored. All numbe rs should be  cter (SHIFT+f0). A typical entry  look like this: AENTERPRIS E.... []  ID: 123456789[]... IF not requied, a star (*) followed by [box]  the telephone number. This MIC OT EL to give a prompt for manual dialing. Whilst  y be moved around the matrix  al cursor keys. When editing is c|c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:21/00 ÷e digits if necessary to create a 0.8 second  phone exchanges. The next  s the users I.D. numberN This is not ab solutely  uter will prompt for manual  he I.D if it is not given automatically . This may  reasons. For the same reason,  passwords are NEVER stored. All numbe rs should be  cter (SHIFT+f0). A typical entry  look like this: AENTERPRIS E.... []  ID: 123456789[]... IF not requied, a star (*) followed by [box]  the telephone number. This MICROT EL to give a prompt for manual dialing. Whilst  y be moved around the matrix  al cursor keys. When editing is c|c
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:31/21 ÷eomplete, the  to disc by pressing [COPY]. Reenter V iEditor with: *VIDIED [RETURN] and re install MICROTEL VTELOGIN[RE TURN]. (No star prefix is needed or hould bm used.) The systel file is alre ady in memory so MICROTEL tempt to load it from disc. 
P734 CEEFAX 734 Wed 30 Dec 21:07/37 |B220A20A|a17MCRinfo|i14TEXT|m41EC1|s÷n1 ÷eomplete, the  to disc by pressing [COPY]. Reenter V iEditor with: *VIDIED [RETURN] and re install MICROTEL VTELOGIN[RE TURN]. (No star prefix is needed or hould be used.) The systel file is alre ady in memory so MICROTEL tempt to load it from disc. 