SIO2PC Universal Interface
USB Edition Setup Documentation
©2015 Steven J Tucker
Chapter 4: Finding Software to use with your Interface
As of the initial release, only the APE for Windows software, version 3.0.0 or higher, supports the USB interface.
Both the trial version and registered versions of APE support use of the USB interface, though some APE and ProSystem features may be unavailable in the trial edition.
As time allows, developer documentation will be posted to this space so other SIO2PC programs can be modified to support the interface.
I don't like to sell features or products that don't exist yet, so if you do not intend to use the APE for Windows software, it is highly recommended that you purchase or continue to use the Serial/RS232 Universal Adapter until 3rd party support documentation for the USB interface becomes available.
The best part of SIO2PC is you are able to access gigantic internet archives of Atari software. You can download these disk images with your PC and then run them directly on the Atari using your SIO2PC/APE style software!
These are some links to sites containing Atari 'ATR' disk images. 'ATR' images are the type of images used by all SIO2PC software.
ATR Game and Utility Images (for use with all SIO2PC software and Atari Computer)
If you know of another archive of Atari ATR images, please e-mail.
EXE Game Files (for use with APE PC-Mirror EXE Loader)
Please note the actual filename extension on Atari executables are often listed as exe, com, xex or bin.
In order to save these files in some browsers you may have to right-click and choose the 'Save As' option.
If you know of another archive of Atari EXE games, please e-mail.