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  • You should now be in DosBox, you will notice it's alot like the COMMAND PROMPT, the way it's set up.

    NT Compatible

  • You'll need an IMG file of a Windows 95 live cd and a copy of the x86 emulator DosBox - but once you've acquired those through whatever means you're using, you can just Commenting Options

    Original Signal - Transmitting Gadgets

  • I've played stuff like Strike Commander, Wing Commander, TIE Fighter, Dune II, etc via DosBox, and it works brilliantly.

    Tom's hardware UK

  • The DosBox and the remove/rename logo. com worked for me, but DosBox worked better, though it wouldn't work under the alt+tab [FullScreen]

    NT Compatible

  • Although you may get it running directly, DosBox will prevent many timing bugs and generally, sound works better.

    NT Compatible

  • And if you use Linux, plenty of DOS games run in WINE and DosBox (both of which are free)

    Alice Hill's Real Tech News - Independent Tech

  • The downloaded archive contains a. iso but I have not worked out how to fool DosBox into thinking the. iso is a CD, but its probably possible so one wouldn't need the CD to be loaded into the cd reader, but unless you sort this out, you'll need to burn a CD.

    Planet Sun

  • DosBox will definitely run MW2 - both the dos and the 95 versions.

    Comments for

  • And by the way, did I mention how that Wine and DosBox can run pretty much anything*?

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