(Please do not copy this guide. However anyone is free to link to this page.)
First Download the Free Game Abuse:
Choose from one of the following sites.
Abandonia : Download Game : Download Instructions
XTC Abandonware : Download Game : Download Instructions
Mr Old Games : Download Game : Download Instructions
The House of Games : Download Game : Download Instructions
Also Available For Download On:
iPhone/iPod : Download Game
Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:
Go To: http://www.dosbox.com > Downloads Tab > Click the Windows version (Under the Dosbox category)
Next: Run the downloaded installer file and install Dosbox on your hard drive in the directory C:\Games\Abuse. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.
Next: Open the Games folder then the Abuse folder within it. Locate and click on the Dosbox Options file.
Finally: With the dosbox config file open scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]:
mount c c:\games\abuse
Save and exit the config file when you are finished.
Now Lets Extract the Abuse Game Free Download:
First: Right click on the Abuse game file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".
Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the game Abuse, select "C:\Games\Abuse". After you've chosen this directory on your hard drive click "Next" again and the Abuse game files will begin to extract.
Click on the Dosbox program in the "Abuse" folder and the game Abuse will launch, enjoy!
The config file is missing what do I do?
The game won't run on Windows Vista. What should I do?
The game runs sluggish. Is there a way to improve this?
How do I make the game launch in fullscreen mode?
How do I change the amount of RAM available?
How do I mount a hard drive or CD-ROM drive in Dosbox?
How do I change my machine type in Dosbox?
How do I capture a screenshot during gameplay?
I can't download from Abandonia. What should I do?
How do I close or exit Dosbox?