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ASCII table Every piece of programming documentation has the ASCII table! Read it!
Blitz2 Guide Guide file detailing most of the commands from Acid and the major 3rd paty libraries, up to and including BUM7. (More) [120k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
Blitz2 Manual (English) The second edition Blitz Basic 2 manual as a plain text file - need we say more?!. [177k] B2
Blitz2 Manual (German) The Blitz Basic 2 manual as a series of plain text files. Also includes documents for the early BUMs and some other parts of the manual as PostScript documents. [1.0M] B2
Blitz bugs A list of all known bugs in Blitz, also explaining why they happen and how to get round them. This file may be out of date, as it was written some time ago. (More) [30k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
Blitz Compendium 1 Help tips for novice Blitz users(More) [16k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
Blitz Enforcer Guide A list of Blitz commands which cause Enforcer hits (may be out of date due to it's age). (More) [3k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
BlitzFAQ A list of frequently asked questions and solutions. (More) [49k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
Blitz Optimisation General and specific optimisation tips and techniques for Blitz without having to resort to assembly language. (More) [8k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
Blitz Tips A collection of useful routines and code snippets taken from the Blitz List. (More) [46k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
Blitz User International (BUI) A magazine which aimed to be the successor to BUM (see below) and had similar stuff - tutorials, information, examples, etc. The archive sizes vary between 690kb and 880kb. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Blitz User Magazines (BUMs) These archives contain the BUM issues, from 6 to 10. The BUMs were a way of distributing new versions of Blitz (although none of those are included here since they are very out of date). The BUMs also contained additional documents and examples for th 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
ExplainLib Explanation of Blitz the library format and example source/program for extracting information from the libraries. Useful for creating a library manager program perhaps. [14k] B2
Flags A commodity which gives you an explanation of flags and options relating to windows, gadgets, etc while you are programming. (More) [37k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
Free library numbers A list of the unused library numbers, and also what libraries use what numbers. Adapted from the NCS documentation. Read it!
Library developer info The official library developer info. Currently the only information about writing your own library for Blitz, which is a shame because the documentation is pretty poor, and it misses some important things out. Your best chance is to use the library so B2
Online help 1.0 The full online help, both the default help and the RWE stuff. Updated to include links to all the different files and some additional guides are included. [1M] B2
Online help update (1.01) An update for the above archive - fixes some problems with the scripts and prevents crashes. [20k] B2
Raw keycodes All the rawkey codes from a standard Amiga keyboard. Read it!
You should probably also try to get a copy of the RKRMs (ROM Kernal Reference Manuals) and Includes & Autodocs if you are wanting to get into Amiga OS programming. The hardware RKRM is useful if you want to banging the hardware, but isn't really needed for Blitz, as there are plenty of commands for doing those things already. Both of these items can be found on the Amiga Developer CD.

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There are also some older more scattered list archives. Click on the Blitz 2000 logo to read them online and the flags to download from the Aminet mirror in that country.
August 1995 Mails sent to the list between June 1995 and August 1995 [146k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
May 1995 Mails sent to the list between April 1995 and May 1995 [146k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
March 1995 Mails sent to the list between January 1995 and March 1995 [141k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
September 1994 Messages (only) sent to Blitz list before 20th September 1994 [485k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
September 1994 Source/attachments (only) sent to the list before 20th September 1994 [259k] DE IT SE UK US
April 1994 Messages (only) sent to the list before 14th April 1994 [65k] B2 DE IT SE UK US
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