Post by Sam Latella
The Apple IIe platinum enhanced version with the built in keypad, I was told
that it had the 5.25 disk drive controllers built on board?
I've searched the net for some specs or user manual and could not find one.
Is it true the 5.25 disk drive controllers are built on board, so an
external disk controller card is not needed?
What other specs does the platinum iie have besides being enhanced.
Sorry for all the questions, but I just acquired this IIe and would like to
know more about it.
Well, I finally got the Apple IIe platinum enhanced up and running to find
out it's an old Apple ][e 1982 motherboard in a platinum case?
Is this normal? I would have assumed it would be a later motherboard for
Looks like someone put in an old board that uses platinum keyboard, and
This was a bit of a let down, however, I did get three 5.25 drives (2 clone
drives, and an original apple drive with controller card), an Apple III
monitor, Apple Logo software disk and manuals plus original box, a
replacement clone keyboard, brand new replacement apple iie platinum
keyboard which needs to replace the one in the so called platinum enhanced
//e, and of course an apple ii plus clone.
So not to bad for a purchase I think?