A Guide to Converting a
ZX Spectrum PAWed Text Adventure
to Amstrad CP/M for CPC/PCW
(using inPAWS)

Having recently used inPAWs to convert quite a few ZX Spectrum text adventures to run on Amstrad CP/M I thought I'd put this guide together to help other authors that may want to do the same thing. Let me know if any of the steps are unclear or if you experience any issues that aren't covered by this document.

 

A Guide to Converting ZX Spectrum 48K PAWed Text Adventures to Amstrad CP/M
Version 1.6 (PDF) - updated December 2018

Additional Notes:

Differences between the ZX Spectrum & CP/M versions of the Professional Adventure Writing System

Showing the differences between the way Process 1 & 2 work in Spectrum & CP/M PAWS (PDF)
Example inPAWS file: test.paw --> test.TAP / test.SCE

 

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