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  Topic: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
howtorundosgames

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PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Thu Jan 14, 2016 6:16 am   Subject: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
I got myself a real PC desktop tower computer. should be able to run real dos.
  Topic: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
howtorundosgames

Replies: 15
Views: 11196

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Tue Jan 05, 2016 5:58 am   Subject: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
I did it to see if my Mac can run MS-DOS. It does, but there is no mouse support and it bugs out at EDIT and anything with graphics. You cannot type
  Topic: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
howtorundosgames

Replies: 15
Views: 11196

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Mon Jan 04, 2016 6:21 am   Subject: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
Most sound cards have only limited Sound Blaster capability, and even that frequently does not work.

On a modern PC, DOSBOX will probably be way more compatible than this method. This method is mor ...
  Topic: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
howtorundosgames

Replies: 15
Views: 11196

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sun Jan 03, 2016 2:31 pm   Subject: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
Not to mention the audio compatibility issues you will have this way.

Most sound cards have Sound Blaster compatibility. If you don't like it, than do not use it. DOSBOX is great for some games, i ...
  Topic: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
howtorundosgames

Replies: 15
Views: 11196

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sun Jan 03, 2016 8:55 am   Subject: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
FreeDOS can work, but DOS 7.1 has max compatibility


https://winworldpc.com/product/ms-dos/7x

"Please be aware that this compilation is not a Microsoft release"
so where is your pro ...
  Topic: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
howtorundosgames

Replies: 15
Views: 11196

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sat Jan 02, 2016 8:10 pm   Subject: Re: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required

1.Get a copy of DOS 7.1 iso from the Internet.
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10. Put your abandon ware games on the Flash Drive
I'm sorry but this site and forums do not endorse or promote illegal distribution of ...
  Topic: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
howtorundosgames

Replies: 15
Views: 11196

PostForum: Get Games to Work   Posted: Sat Jan 02, 2016 12:54 pm   Subject: How To Run DOS Games - A New Method - No DOSBOX required
This method requires a flash drive, or you can create a partition on your Hard Drive (you will need a tool that rewrites the MBR)

You will need WinFlash , but there are free utilities out there tha ...
 
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