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Pack your bags because we're doing more travel in this installment of the series then any other. It's a wild trip from 1985 to the future Hill Valley of 2015 and back again with a final trip back to 1955 to top it all off. Can you get Marty and Doc through all this in one piece?
First Download the Free Game Back to the Future Part II:
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
Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox:
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\BFuture2. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.
Next: Open the Games folder then the BFuture2 folder within it. Locate and then run Dosbox by double clicking on the Dosbox program icon.
Next: At the the command prompt in Dosbox type "config -writeconf dosbox.conf" and then press the "Enter" key.
Next: Type "exit" to exit Dosbox.
Now: Locate and right click on the Dosbox config file. Click "open with" & select notepad.
Finally: With the dosbox config file open scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]:
Abandonia: For those who downloaded the game from Abandonia copy and paste the following text:
mount c c:\games\bfuture2
XTC Abandonware: For those who downloaded the game from XTC Abandonware copy and paste the following text:
mount c c:\games\bfuture2
Save and exit the config file when you are finished.
Now Lets Extract the Back to the Future 2 Free Game Download:
First: Right click on the Back to the Future 2 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 save the extracted files, select "C:\Games\BFuture2" . When you're done click "Next" again and the files will begin to extract.
"Roads? Where we're going, we don't need roads!":
Double click on the Dosbox program in the "C:\Games\F29" folder and the game Back to the Future 3 will launch. You will then see a configuration menu before the game begins. Press "B" and then "4" for the best graphics and sound. Good luck on your journey through time!
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?