Category : Printer + Display Graphics
Archive   : VGA2EGA4.ZIP
Filename : README.1ST

Output of file : README.1ST contained in archive : VGA2EGA4.ZIP
VGA2EGA v4.0 Copr. (c) 1988 Lawrence & Marvin Gozum,MD

VGA2EGA converts ANY viewable 320x200x256 pic or ANY COLOR GIF (with
32 colors or more) to EGA 320x200x16, 640x200x16, 640x350x16 or VGA/EEGA
640x480x16 up to 800x600x16. Program features a unique color dithering
algorithm resulting is superb flesh tones and detail using only standard
EGA colors. Outputs are saved as a GIF file or 4 PCX files for RGBI color
plane separation. VGA users can convert their 320x200x256 creations and
present them with the closest possible rendition on systems that are


Files: VGA2EGA .exe Main Program
VGA2EGA3.doc User Manual
REGISTER.doc registration form
README .1st this document
VGACAP .com utility to capture any viewable 320x200x256
pic and save in .BLD and .PLT files

Update: Version 4: Extended EGA modes were distoreted - fixed.
Version 3: GIF saves were incorrect after first save - fixed.
Version 2: Totally new approach to EGA color-dithering.

  3 Responses to “Category : Printer + Display Graphics
Archive   : VGA2EGA4.ZIP
Filename : README.1ST

  1. Very nice! Thank you for this wonderful archive. I wonder why I found it only now. Long live the BBS file archives!

  2. This is so awesome! 😀 I’d be cool if you could download an entire archive of this at once, though.

  3. But one thing that puzzles me is the “mtswslnkmcjklsdlsbdmMICROSOFT” string. There is an article about it here. It is definitely worth a read: