Versions of MAME Compatible with Windows 98?

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Versions of MAME Compatible with Windows 98?

Postby Braca862 » 2016-11-07 @ 03:15

I want to know which versions of MAME are compatible with Windows 98, with or without KernelEx? Obviously the latest version dosen't work, even with KernelEx.
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Re: Versions of MAME Compatible with Windows 98?

Postby Jorpho » 2016-11-07 @ 05:26

What happens when you try to run the latest version? Is it a Unicode problem?

It may well be that the version you need is so old that the latest ROM sets for certain games may be incompatible without modification.
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Re: Versions of MAME Compatible with Windows 98?

Postby Braca862 » 2016-11-07 @ 18:53

I dont think its a unicode problem since kernelex installs unicode with it. The error messages I get when attempting to run the latest version of MAME with kernelex are the link to missing export or import and the device attached to system not functioning errors.
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Re: Versions of MAME Compatible with Windows 98?

Postby Kjoygray75 » 2017-1-06 @ 17:22

I have version 0.31 of Mame32, I remember it working on Windows 98.

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- Windows 95 or Windows NT 4.
- DirectX version 3.0 or higher.
- Pentium class cpu.
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Postby Dude111 » 2017-7-30 @ 03:43

I have 0.53 and I love it! (I also have 98se)
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Re: Versions of MAME Compatible with Windows 98?

Postby thefixer » 2017-8-23 @ 00:28

Are you running Windows 98 with a virtual machine or is it the original OS?
If it's the original, are all the drivers installed?
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Postby Dude111 » 2017-9-13 @ 19:21

If your asking if Mame runs on REG98/98se yes it does..... No VM needed (I dont know what the newest version is that runs on it WITHOUT HELP but im sure others do)
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