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|Andrew Preziosi ||05 Feb 2016 8:29 a.m. PST|
Okay, one of the Age of Rifles guys just created a nice package combining Dosbox and AoR into one neat little pile that you just Unzip and Voila it's ready to go.
NOW…my problem (question) is. AoR is my second fave PC game of all time, but I have Fantasy General (my fave) both on CD and also in a downloadable zip file.
Can I just put FG into the folder AoR as is and it will run or…
Again, DosBox is up and running, but I'm not exactly Mr. PC Type Person, so any help/suggestions would be most appreciated.
Thanks in advance.
|Who asked this joker||05 Feb 2016 8:52 a.m. PST|
You probably want to put it in a folder along the same path as AoR. So it would look something like
Of course, your folder paths will look different but hopefully that conveys the idea.
|Andrew Preziosi ||05 Feb 2016 9:05 a.m. PST|
Mayhaps this will help:
The Folder looks like this:
This PC -> Downloads -> Wargame Construction Set III (Aor)
Folders within the above are listed as follows:
AoR Manual x2 (both internet link and .pdf files)
and just below, a box icon thingie with gears and junque that says:
Start of Rifles (I renamed it) but it's a Window's Batch File
I hope that helps.
|OldGrenadier at work||05 Feb 2016 9:28 a.m. PST|
Andrew, where did you get this? AoR is one of my all-time favs as well.
|Andrew Preziosi ||05 Feb 2016 9:32 a.m. PST|
You have to join, but well worth it:
Yahoo Groups: (Search) Age of Rifles
(Sorry, the link was to my account). Ack!
|OldGrenadier at work||05 Feb 2016 10:23 a.m. PST|
Hmm, I dislike Yahoo groups but may need to look into this. Thanks!
|Last Hussar||05 Feb 2016 4:12 p.m. PST|
Try D-Fend Reloaded, its a Windows front end for DosBox apparently.