Mini Putt Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

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First Download the Free Game Mini Putt:

Choose from one of the following sites.

Free game download availableAbandonia : Download Game : Download Instructions

Free game download unavailableXTC 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: > Downloads Tab > Click the Windows version (Under the Dosbox category)

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

Installing Dosbox to run Mini Putt
Mini Putt game folder
Next: Open the Games folder then the MiniPutt 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 Mini Putt 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 PC 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\miniputt
cd miniputt

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.

Now Lets Extract the Mini Putt Free Game Download:

First: Right click on the Mini Putt game file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

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

Zip program

Ready, Set, Shoot!:

Mini Putt PC game screenshot
Click on the Dosbox program in the MiniPutt directory and the game Mini Putt will launch. Before the game begins you will be asked to "Choose [your] type of display". Select "EGA" by pressing "2".

Mini Putt Screen selection

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