Time Paradox Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

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First Download the Free Game Time Paradox:

Choose from one of the following sites.

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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\ParaTime. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.

Installing Dosbox
Next: Open the Games folder then the ParaTime 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 Time Paradox 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\paratime

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.

Now Lets Extract the Time Paradox Free Game Download:

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

Extracting the game download
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\ParaTime" . When you're done click "Next" again and the files will begin to extract.

Zip program

Back in Time:

Time Paradox
Click on the Dosbox program in the ParaTime directory and the game Time Paradox will begin. When asked to choose your native language press "1", "2" or "3" when the game loads. Then press "Y" at the next screen to confirm your choice. Finally when asked which "sound card" you would like to use choose select "Soundblaster" by pressing "1". Press "Y" again to confirm your choice and the game will start, enjoy!

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?
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Anonymous said...

I can't get the voices to work for me, but the rest of the sound works. The speech pack is supposed to be included in the download file. How do I access it? Do I change the settings within the game itself or within DOSBox?