Abandonia Download Instructions

Author: Glenn Scrima

Go To:

Next: Type the name of the game you want to download in the game search box that's in the upper right corner of the main page and press enter.

Game search
After That: Click on the correct game in the search results column.

Free game search results
Next: On the page that follows click on the "Get It!" button.

Download game
Finally: Click on the "Get It" button on following page and wait for your browser to give you the option to download and save the file. Click the "Save" button. Your "Downloads" folder or "Desktop" is usually the default location of the file after it's been downloaded.

Saving the game

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?


Byrce Hary said...

Hey thanks for porting this. It's a hell of a lot easier'n using some apple ][ emulator. I've been wanting to recapture my old Wasteland glory days and you've made it super simple. Thanks a ton!

Glenn Scrima said...

No problem have fun playing it again!


richo007 said...

i did what the instuctions said to download sim earth but i cant install it says i need the disk can you plz help i am looking forward to playing an old will wright game

Glenn Scrima said...

Hi you will need to create a Dosbox config file and enter the commands in the guide to run the game. Check out this guide on how to do it:



Jacob said...

got the game files, got dosbox 0.72, got the config, still doesnt work - am i missing something?