1.1 What is this Atari ST thing ?
1.2 What kind of monitor can I use ?
1.3 How do I get it to boot up ?
1.5 Will the Y2K bug affect my Atari ?
2.1 Where can I get W@r3Z for my ST ?
2.2 Where can I get regular software?
2.3 What application software is available for Atari ?
2.4 Can I upgrade my operating system ?
3.1 How can I upgrade memory in my Atari ?
3.2 How can I connect a hard disk drive to my ST ?
3.3 Floppy drives
3.4 Mouse and keyboard
3.5 What about printers ?
3.6 The Universal 4 Inch Drop Fix(tm)
3.7 Schematics and Connector Pinouts
4.1 How can I transfer files between an ST and another computer ?
4.2 How can I get on the Internet ?
4.3 Where are those nifty Atari Web pages ?
Oh, and for the real net.newbies, 'FAQ' stands for 'Frequently Asked Questions'. ;-) (and that's a smiley!)
If any of your questions do not find an answer in here, please direct them to the comp.sys.atari.st newsgroup instead of me. I'll be willing to answer them myself, but if I didn't put it in the FAQ, I probably don't know. Any comments regarding the FAQ itself however (corrections, additions, comments, requests or total contradictions) are absolutely welcome. I'll be quite happy to correct any omissions or errors or to add sections that might be necessary (as soon as I find the time).
Topics that are not covered in this FAQ might also be found in the older, larger but apparently no longer maintained FAQs:
To be sure to have the latest version of the Quick FAQ, please refer to:
The Atari ST Quick FAQ (anonymous FTP/text version)
The Atari ST Quick FAQ (downloadable ZIP file)
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