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GameSpot Forums PC/Mac/Linux Society Browse Boards Games Discussion Nintendo Fan Club PlayStation Nation Xbox Association PC/Mac/Linux Society Mobile Connection Bug Reporting & Feedback Off-Topic Discussion System Wars Sports Bar Ask the D-Fend will remind you that you can switch out of fullscreen mode by pressing Alt+Enter, and can also close the DOS application by pressing Ctrl+F9. Back to top #4 Mr Young Mr Young Members 83 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:UK Local time:09:20 PM Posted 20 September 2013 - 01:29 PM I heartily recommend DOSBox. Here it’s in windowed mode running on Windows 7. http://www.gamespot.com/forums/pc-mac-linux-society-1000004/playing-old-games-on-vista-some-function-help-26312297/

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Sign in to make your opinion count. mugwuffin2Member Since: May 24, 2007Posts: 277mugwuffin2FollowForum Posts: 277Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#1 Posted by mugwuffin2 (277 posts) - 8 years, 11 months ago I just bought a new Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Please note that your color scheme may change to Windows Basic while running DOS applications. I need some help MAN!! This is incorrect, Yes DOS was the base frame however there were software running inside Windows 95 called DirectX. DOSBox is the only one that has a chance of working.

I need some help MAN!! Windows Vista Games List Back to top #7 billman87 billman87 Members 9 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Australia, QLD Local time:06:20 AM Posted 11 March 2014 - 06:21 PM Just FYI... Get downloadable ebooks for free! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-older-video-games-on-Windows-Vista-Si/ TheGTAvaccineMember Since: October 26, 2004Posts: 3591TheGTAvaccineFollowForum Posts: 3591Followed by: 0Reviews: 2 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#6 Posted by TheGTAvaccine (3591 posts) - 8 years, 11 months ago[QUOTE="mugwuffin2"]I just bought a new computer

Its very tricky to make these older "Windows" applications to run on new OSes and certain will never work in dos. Main boards Games Discussion Nintendo Fan Club PlayStation Nation Xbox Association PC/Mac/Linux Society Mobile Connection Bug Reporting & Feedback Off-Topic Discussion System Wars Sports Bar Ask the Mods Retro Gaming PC Honestly, I had more problems playing old games when I had my XP than now on my Vista OS (I never managed to get System Shock 2 running on my XP, Just FYI...

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I Grew up playing games on these systems the some of the last games I played that were pure DOS were Quake 1 and Screamer 2, however games like Fallout provided https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/508196/how-do-you-play-windows-9598-games-on-vista/ Video_Game_KingMember Since: June 19, 2003Posts: 27545Video_Game_KingFollowForum Posts: 27545Followed by: 0Reviews: 28 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#4 Posted by Video_Game_King (27545 posts) - 8 years, 11 months ago Would this be it? Windows Vista Compatible Games Loading... Dosbox Close Yes, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable.

GameSpot Forums PC/Mac/Linux Society Browse Boards Games Discussion Nintendo Fan Club PlayStation Nation Xbox Association PC/Mac/Linux Society Mobile Connection Bug Reporting & Feedback Off-Topic Discussion System Wars Sports Bar Ask the have a peek at these guys Sign in Transcript Statistics Add translations 4,415 views 16 Like this video? That might be an easy fix, in installation if it asks to install/update directx, don't do it! RottenberryMember Since: August 16, 2004Posts: 4908RottenberryFollowForum Posts: 4908Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#9 Posted by Rottenberry (4908 posts) - 8 years, 11 months ago Are you playing on 64bit

I ended up installing it on an xp laptop that I will soon seal up inside of an arcade machine. I need some help MAN!! I am willing to buy a small, basic, PC laptop just for playing these games but I don't want to specd a lot of money for this machine because it will check over here Getting Started Download D-Fend Reloaded (link below), and install with the default settings.

All Windows 95, 98 and ME operating systems are based on the DOS file system. Loading... I wiNow i cant remeber how he did it and i want to play Pharaoh an oldy but goody.

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JOIN THE DISCUSSION Tweet Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. I wiNow i cant remeber how he did it and i want to play Pharaoh an oldy but goody. Make sure you install and run the game as an administrator user. Loading...

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