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Windows 7: I need help running Chip's Challenge on Windows 7

25 May 2012   #11
YAOWNYSE

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The simplest virtual machine may be DosBox:

DOSBox, an x86 emulator with DOS

I haven't used it, but it installs and starts up OK under Win7 X64.
And how do I use said Virtual Box sir?

I downloaded it and installed it, now what?
As I wrote, I've not used it.

I guess that you'd have the game in a directory on your hard drive. You mount that directory from within the DosBox environment. Then launch the game's executable. (Or does it require an installer?)

I see that it's supposed to be compatible:

DOSBox, an x86 emulator with DOS

but I find no details on installing or running it.
Alright I've mounted Chip's Challenge... now how do I run it? O.o
Now I'm able to see the contents of it through the folder... getting closer


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25 May 2012   #12
DavidE

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Did you click on the FAQ link in the page you downloaded from?
It looks there are Guides in there that might help you.

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