Running old DOS games on parallels?

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by Hugh, Jun 6, 2006.

  1. Hugh macrumors 6502a

    Hugh

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    #1
    Just for sh_t & giggles (as my friend says), has any one install MS-DOS and play some of those games that ran only in DOS?

    I would do it, but I can't find my MS-DOS 6.22 disks Not to mention I wouldn't know how to install a sound card and CD-ROM support.

    -Locutus
     
  2. SC68Cal macrumors 68000

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  3. plinden macrumors 68040

    plinden

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    Easier than Q or MSDOS - when I last owned a Windows machine, I used dosbox

    Go to abandonia for license-free DOS games.

    By the way, dosbox works on Macs too. It's still PPC-only but I was able to compile the source for my Intel Mac, and it sped it up considerably.
     

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