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Old Sep 21, 2002, 12:37 AM
beagler35 beagler35 is offline
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Default playing old DOS games on win95, 98, etc...

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ive drug out my old dos games from yesterday and my old packard bell 3.1 is down, so lets hear someones input on playing them in win 95, 98 , xp.
Old Sep 21, 2002, 11:09 AM
mobileshack mobileshack is offline
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well in XP usually using Compatibility Mode in shortcuts to old games, and playing with memory settings of the links the games usually always run. Some of them crash (like old point and clicks such as Beneath a Steal Sky). And sometimes some of the games dont detect windows drivers and require you to boot into DOS mode so the CD works!!).

Go to [url][/url] and try some Abandon Ware games. See for yourself

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