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Questions tagged [dosbox]

Discussions about the DOSBox emulator.

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Cross-Compatibility of UCSD p-Machine Versions?

I currently have Apple Pascal (and Fortran, and PILOT) running on an Apple IIgs emulator on Windows. As near as I can tell, it's UCSD p-System II.something. I also have a DOS-hosted UCSD p-System, IV....
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BCC LD86 file has bad magic number

I wanted to write a simple hello world program in DOSBox, so I downloaded Bruce's C Compiler from here. And wrote this program (using edit.exe): #include <stdio.h> int main() { printf("...
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“Your program is testing for optimal display performance” for older Windows/DOS games

I remember seeing the following a lot when I was younger, and recently saw it again in a DOSbox setting: For those that haven't seen it, the squiggly red lines shift and undulate quite a bit, and ...
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How do I use IBM Filing Assistant on DOSBox?

I would like to get specific step by step instructions on how to use an old word processor called IBM Filing Assistant on DOSBox to be able to access old 1980s documents. How to use DOSBox other than ...
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Unable to install Colonization in DosBox

I'm attempting to install Sid Meyer's Colonization in DosBox from the original floppies, and it gives me the error message "You have specified a drive that doesn't physically exist!" when I try to run ...