Prince of Persia 2 Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

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First Download the Free Game Prince of Persia 2

Choose from one of the following sites.

Free game download availableAbandonia : Download Game : Download Instructions

Free game download availableXTC Abandonware : Download Game : Download Instructions

Free game download unavailableHome of the Underdogs : Download Game : Download Instructions

Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:

Go To: > Downloads Tab > Click the Windows version (Under the Dosbox category)

Dosbox homepage
Next: Run the downloaded installer file and install Dosbox on your hard drive in the directory C:\Games\Prince2. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.

Prince of Persia 2 game folder
Next: Open the Games folder then the Prince2 folder within it. Locate and then run Dosbox by double clicking on the Dosbox program icon.

Dosbox program
Next: At the the command prompt in Dosbox type "config -writeconf dosbox.conf" and then press the "Enter" key.

Creating the game config
Next: Type "exit" to exit Dosbox.

Exit DOS command
Now: Locate and right click on the Dosbox config file. Click "open with" & select notepad.

Editing the game config
Finally: With the dosbox config file open scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]:

mount c c:\games\prince2

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.

Now Lets Extract The Prince of Persia 2 Free Game Download:

First: Right click on the Prince of Persia 2 game file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

Extracting the Prince of Persia 2 game
Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the Prince of Persia 2 game files, select "C:\Games\Prince2". When you're done click "Next" again and the Prince of Persia 2 files will begin to extract.

Zip program

It's Play Time!:

Prince of Persia 2
Double click on the Dosbox program in the "C:\Games\Prince2" folder and the game Prince of Persia 2 will launch, have fun!

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?


Free Thinker said...

Dear Glen

Is it possible to save a game state in dos box or d-fend ?...alt g doen't seem to work!


Free Thinker said...

Dear Glen

Is it possible to save a game state in dos box or d-fend ?...alt g doen't seem to work!


Glenn Scrima said...

Hi Free Thinker, ALT-PAUSE will pause Dosbox but I don't know of a command that will cache and save the current state of the emulator/game. Here is a list of key commands.


Naim Hasim said...

i cant do the conf file
how to do it?
like this?
#mount c c:\games\prince2

Naim Hasim said...
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Glenn Scrima said...

Hi Naim, you need to remove the # symbol at the beginning of each line.


lala said...

Mr Glen
mmmmmm i have got an acer aspireone,a notebook , and when i tried it, it only said your computer do not supports fullscreen mode. there's anything i could do? because i did all the steps but the last one said just 2ble click and have fun jajajaj sinceraly i couldnt have fun and i tried many ways though and the farthest thing i could accomplished was the message of the fullscreen thing.. PLEASE HELLP ANYONE I REALLY WANT TO PLAY THIS ONE

Ishan said...

Mr. Glen
I Have Performed All The Mentioned Steps Until "Let's Extract The Prince Of Persia 2 Free Game Download "

But I Am Not Able To Find The Zipped File Or It Is Not There , I don't Know What.I eagerly want to play this game.


Domi said...

Hi, the game works great until i reach the end of the dungeon when the prince leaves with his magic carpet. after i press a key to continue it says:

run-time error R6003
- integer divide by 0

what can i do? Please help! ;) I love playing this game. And i like your site!