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  1. MacroSystem (US & Germany): Casablanca (2010-02-28 22:46)
  2. Amiga Technologies: A4000T (AT) (2010-02-24 14:18)
  3. Proton Palace: Joyport Expander (2009-03-22 13:23)
  4. DCE: Flicker Magic (2009-03-22 12:27)
  5. Proton Palace: Joyport Expander (2009-03-22 12:16)
  6. Dr Ts Music Software: Dr T's Phantom MIDI device (2009-03-22 11:17)
  7. Software Results: Golden Gate (2009-03-22 10:08)
  8. CSA: Mega Midget Racer (2009-02-19 13:37)
  9. California Access: Bodega Bay (2009-02-14 12:28)
  10. CMI (Creative Microsystems Inc): PAMC-2000 (2009-02-08 22:24)
  11. American Laser Games: Mad Dog McRee (2009-02-08 16:12)
  12. Commodore: A3640 (2009-02-08 15:43)
  13. Commodore: A3640 (2009-02-08 14:29)
  14. Amiga Technologies: A1200 (AT) (2009-02-07 14:13)
  15. Zorro IV: A 3rd party custom bus which shares little with Zorro II & III nor is it compatible with them. (2009-02-03 17:02)
  16. Zorro III: The standard 100pin expansion slots found in newer big box Amigas. Can use both Zorro II and Zorro III cards. (2009-02-03 17:01)
  17. Zorro II: The standard 100pin expansion slots found in older big box Amigas. Can only use Zorro II cards. (2009-02-03 16:59)
  18. Zorro Auto Sensing: The card automatically detects the Zorro bus version. It operates as a Zorro II card on a Zorro II bus, but works in Zorro III mode on a Zorro III bus. (2009-02-03 16:57)
  19. Video Socket: Connects to the 23pin Amiga RGB/Video port. (2009-02-03 16:55)
  20. Video Slot: Connects to the internal video slot. There are 3-types, "Genlock Slot" (8bit video), OCS/ECS style (12bit video) and AGA style (18bit video + audio) with various degrees of compatibility between each. (2009-02-03 16:54)
  21. Unknown: It is not known where the hardware connects. (2009-02-03 16:52)
  22. Trapdoor Slot (A600): The 40pin expansion slot found underneath the A600. (2009-02-03 16:50)
  23. Trapdoor Slot (A500/+): The 56pin expansion slot found underneath the A500/+. (2009-02-03 16:49)
  24. Trapdoor Slot (A1200): The 150pin expansion slot found underneath the A1200. (2009-02-03 16:47)
  25. Side Expansion Slot: The 86pin slot found on the side of the A500/+ and A1000. The A1000's slot is on the opposite side to the A500/+. (2009-02-03 16:46)
  26. Serial Port: Plugs into a DB9 or DB25 Serial Port, either the built-in port, or a port on an expansion. (2009-02-03 16:44)
  27. Parallel Port: Plugs into a DB25 Parallel Port, either the built-in port, or a port on an expansion. (2009-02-03 16:42)
  28. Other: Hardware which does not have a connection as such or which does not fit into the other categories. (2009-02-03 16:20)
  29. Mouse/Joystick: Plugs into a mouse or joystick port. Usually DB9 ports, but not always. (2009-02-03 16:15)
  30. Kickstart Socket: Plugs into the ROM sockets. The Amiga ROM is known as Kickstart. (2009-02-03 16:14)