Was the INSTA Cartridge a form of copy protection? Maybe a Dongle?
On boot the Cartridge simply ask you to:
PLEASE INSERT “INSTA” DISK
Here is what I got from using MDUMP: INSTA.ZIP
There is a new Pac-man for the Commodore 64. It has a larger maze that scrolls as you move. Will it drive me crazy?
BY PASS Commodore 64 Copy Protection with a memory Snapshot
– ACTION REPLAY –
Simple Commodore 64 Disk Protection: Copy that Floppy, Remove Anti-Piracy Measures
This video was made by “8-Bit Show and Tell” on YouTube and I really like.
It shows some simple copy protection in BASIC that check tracks 2 and 3 for errors.
Check it out.
New Commodore 64 game – TUTANKHAM – It’s so AMAZING!
The C-128 Canon in the Kracker Jax series.
The package the C-128 owners have been waiting for. The C-128 CANON gives you more power than you ever hoped for.
NIBBLER – works with teh 1541/1571
FAST COPIER – Copy Data Disk
1581 FAST COPIER – Foe use with the new high speed 3.5 drive
MFM COPIER – Copies unprotected IBM and CP/M Disk
T/S Editor – Work with the 1541/1571/1581
ERROR SCANNER – Complete on screen display
DENSITY SCANNER – Checks for Altered density by track
DIRECTORY EDITOR – Alter and Organize disk directories
PARAMETERS – over 100 popular parameters
Ads from 1987 – 1988