I bought a Franklin Ace 500 on Craigslist, in box, with manual and power supply, but no disks. The composite out is very clear, showing "ACE 500 V1.0" and the copyright notices.
An Apple IIc buddy prepared some floppies for me. Some games, and a DOS 3.3 disk. inserting the DOS disk or most of the game disks and powering on results in:
None of the games work, some do nothing, with the drive just spinning and no prompt appearing, one showed "Relocation/Configuration error" another shows:
I presume there is a drive or memory problem, but I would appreciate someone with experience to give me advice in repairing the machine.