Silent Service II (2) Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

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Note: Although the copy of Silent Service 2 on each site works fine it seems only Abandonia's files have the sound working. When the game launches press "Y" for yes and "N" for no when asked the questions used to customize the game to your setup.


First Download the Free Game Silent Service II:

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 unavailableMr Old Games : Download Game : Download Instructions


Free game download unavailableThe House of Games : Download Game : Download Instructions



Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:

Go To: http://www.dosbox.com > 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\SilentS2. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.

Installing Dosbox
Silent Service Windows folder
Next: Open the Games folder then the SilentS2 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.

Silent Service 2 game config
Next: Type "exit" to exit Dosbox.

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

Editing the config file
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 Silent Service 2 from Abandonia copy and paste the following text:

mount c c:\games\silents2
c:
cd silent2
silent

XTC Abandonware: For those who downloaded the game Silent Service 2 from XTC Abandonware copy and paste the following text:

mount c c:\games\silents2
c:
cd ss2
silent

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.


Now Lets Extract the Silent Service 2 Free Game Download:

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

Extracting the game file
Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the Silent Service 2 game files, select "C:\Games\SilentS2" . When you're done click "Next" again and the files will begin to extract.

Zip program

Ready For Service!:

Silent Service 2 screenshot
Double click on the Dosbox program in the "C:\Games\SilentS2" folder and the game Silent Service 2 will launch, enjoy!

FAQ:
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?

4 comments:

Computer Help said...

Thanks so much....

Glenn Scrima said...

No problem enjoy the game!

Best,
Glenn

Anonymous said...

i am using DosBox .74 and Silent Service II is running on my HP Laptop but the sound is dirty. It is not very clear. Is this a problem with the sound card attributes and is there anyway to clear it up?

Thanks

Anonymous said...

I have no sound at all. What am I doing wrong?