The Russian Spectrum models use the TR-DOS disk
operating system. As more and more emulators
support this, it is time to convert your disks to emulator files.
Lots of utilities to work with Betadisk/TR-DOS images are available on the net,
and this is just a small selection of them.
Erik Kunze wrote some of these (EMPTYTRD, HOB2TRD and TRD2HOB) for the Unix
environment and they are included in the
Russian Font Driver
Load this driver to be able to display the Russian characters in these utilities.
Handle real TR-DOS floppy disks on a PC, just as an MS-DOS floppy!
It can also copy files across.
Plug-ins for FAR manager v1.5x and up, all by HalfElf: xTRD v0.9b
allows you to open .TRD, .FDI and .TD0 images.
allows you to open .SCL images.
allows you to open Spectrum ZXZIP images.
allows you to create .TRD, .FDI and .SCL images.
TDO decoder fix,
which fixes some bugs and accelerates work woth packed TD0 images.
adds support for the IS-DOS disk format, as well as the .FDI and .IMG formats.
HOBETA v2.15 by SP-Cube Co.
Handle real Betadisk floppy disks on a PC, with a Norton Commander-like shell.
EMPTYTRD by Igor Eged
Creates an empty .TRD disk image file.
DISK2TRD by Igor Eged
Dump a real TR-DOS floppy disk to a .TRD image file.
TRD2DISK by Igor Eged
Dump a .TRD image back onto real TR-DOS floppy disk.
WRITETRD by Igor Eged
Copy .TAP or raw binary files to a .TRD disk image file.
Copy Hobeta files to and from .TRD disk images files.
HOB2TRD by Igor Eged
Copy Hobeta files to a .TRD image file.
TRD2TAP by Igor Eged
Copy files from a .TRD image file to a .TAP file