DOSBox

Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 5 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
1.01
File Size:
24.14KB
Date Added:
July 09, 2007
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Windows 2000/XP
Total Downloads:
55,111
Downloads Last Week:
208
Product ranking:
Additional Requirements:
Windows 2000/XP, Yahoo Widgets Engine

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  • All Versions:

    4.0

    out of 5 votes

    • 5 star: 2
    • 4 star: 2
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 1
    • 1 star: 0
  • Current Version:

    4.0

    out of 5 votes

    • 5 star: 2
    • 4 star: 2
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 1
    • 1 star: 0
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  • 5 stars

    "NOT DOSBOX 1.01 WARNING...WARNING...WARNING"

    October 31, 2013   |   By ronnraymore

    Version: DOSBox 1.01

    Pros

    BOGUS DOWNLOAD SITE OFFERS DOSBOX 1.01 INSTEAD DOWNLOADS AN "INSTALLER" THAT PUTS CRAP SOFTWARE ON YOUR COMPUTER AND NEVER EVER PROVIDES A LINK TO DOSBOX 1.01

    Cons

    GO TO ANOTHER SITE THAT IS HONEST AND HONORABLE...THIS IS A SCAMSITE

    Summary

    GO AWAY FROM THIS BOGUS SITE AND NEVER RETURN

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  • 2 stars

    "CONFUSED by this download!!!"

    April 04, 2013   |   By MarkEO

    Version: DOSBox 1.01

    Pros

    Unknown!!!

    Cons

    Unknown!!!

    Summary

    What do you do with a Widget-type file? My Windows XP couldn't figure it out, and neither could I in a short amount of time!

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  • 5 stars

    "DosBox works as games player"

    September 23, 2011   |   By jereese

    Version: DOSBox 1.01

    Pros

    I can run Paradox in DosBox which will not run under XP mode. My OS is Win 7. I can edit and run most functions.

    Cons

    No printing from DosBox. I have a parallel printer but is on LPT3 not LPT1. There is file I can edit to fix the problem.

    Summary

    Now I can run some old programs from the old dos in my 64 bit Windows 7.

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  • 4 stars

    "The last resort of the nostalgia-stricken gamer"

    September 02, 2011   |   By ChrisSorensson

    Version: DOSBox 1.01

    Pros

    Runs everything that fails to run under newer Windows natively; can be tweaked to bits; allows use of graphic filters and other enhancements

    Cons

    Does require a fair amount of fiddling before it runs bearably (without overheating your PC or stuttering every minute or so); not quite intuitive either

    Summary

    Oftentimes, the only alternative to keeping a decade-old PC with MSDOS installed on it for scratching the occasional DOS gaming itch. A potent alternative, at that.

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  • 4 stars

    "Get those old games working on newer verions of Windows"

    August 14, 2010   |   By sysplex

    Version: DOSBox 1.01

    Pros

    Great piece of software to get old Windows 95 games running under Vista and Win 7 correctly. I've used this successfully with Warcraft II and Command & Conquer.

    Cons

    Some settings are tricky to set correctly. A bit of trial and error required to get them perfect. Be patient.

    Summary

    Go for it if you have legacy software to install or get old games playing properly.

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