windows program to read papertape from reader through serial port

Bill Degnan billdegnan at
Tue Jul 21 06:51:17 CDT 2020

What I want to do is take an unknown nm own tape and read it correctly.

On Tue, Jul 21, 2020, 3:14 AM Mike Douglas via cctalk <cctalk at>

> I’ve used Teraterm to receive and save binary paper tapes and ASCII paper
> tapes to files using the log function without any problem. When you say
> receive “into an ASCII file,” what is the ASCII requirement you’re trying
> to satisfy? What is on the tape - text or binary data?
> Mike

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