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PC-3000 Flash. Reread Map Generator Tool. How to Save Time During the ECC Correction and the Readout Process.

Hello friends! Very often when we work with different drives (especially with the AU controller and Sandisk) with a huge capacity (64gb and above), we are faced with a situation when the complete ECC correction and the readout process might … Continue reading

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PС-3000 Flash. AU6989 and AU6998: XORed inserts

Hello, friends! This article continues the topic of building a good folder structure for AU6989 and AU6998 in PC-3000 Flash. As you probably know, there are a lot of cases when we can’t determine the ECC because of the insertions. … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Flash. AU6989 and AU6998: how to build a good folder structure?

Alcor Micro AU6989 and AU6998 are becoming increasingly popular. A lot of Flash drives with a typical capacity of  8GB to 128GB are based on this family of controllers. For a correct Image Building, this controller requires a special Translator … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Flash. Intelligent ReRead Mode

Hey guys! As you may well know a new version of PC-3000 Flash 7.1.1 is available in personal update boxes for all customers with active Technical Support service. In this article, we would like to tell you more about a … Continue reading

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How to use Card Adapter functions in Spider Board?

Hello guys! In this article we are going  to describe a way on how to use the Card Adapter functions without an actual Card Adapter 😀 Card Adapter is a pretty useful little device that may come in very handy … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Flash Spider Board adapter. How to use it?

During the Prague monolith meetup in March 2017 ACE Lab announced a new Spider Board adapter for convenient monolith reading. In this article we are going to describe the main features of this adapter and show example of MicroSD reading. PC-3000 … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Flash. Monolith pinout determination guide. Variant 1

Hi all! Before we will start, a small description: This article was planned as a short guide for monolith pinout research. The main idea of this article is not to study step-by-step how to search pinout in all possible cases, … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Flash. How to determine a controller chip

There are Flash cases with a controller chip hidden by compound or erased text on it or the case is based on internal controller chip. Such cases with Noname or hidden controller might be: USB Flash drives, SD and microSD … Continue reading

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PC-3000 on Macbook. A “small” guide how to make your own Apple-based portable workstation

A lot of ACE Lab customers from Europe and North America region ask us about possibility to install PC-3000 Flash or PC-3000 Portable on their MAC computers. These laptops provide good performance, they are quite light-weight, and finally – they … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Flash. Monolith pinout determination guide. Variant 2

This familiarization article doesn’t contain nuances of technical procedure and can’t cover ends and outs of pinout determination. So if you don’t have practice in monolith soldering then we advise to play for safety and don’t start it. This process … Continue reading

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