Archon Ultra Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

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First Download The Free
Game Archon Ultra:

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

Dosbox

Next: Open the Games folder then the ArchonU 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 Archon Ultra game config

Next: Type "exit" to exit Dosbox.


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

Archon Ultra game config

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 Archon Ultra from Abandonia copy and paste the following text:

mount c c:\games\archonu
c:
archon

XTC Abandonware: For those who downloaded the game Archon Ultra from XTC Abandonware copy and paste the following text:

mount c c:\games\archonu
c:
cd archonu
archon

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.


Now Lets Extract The Archon Ultra Game Download:

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

Game download

Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the Archon Ultra files, select "C:\Games\ArchonU". When you're done click "Next" again and the Archon Ultra files will begin to extract.

Zip program


The Eagle Has Landed!:

Archon Ultra

Click on the Dosbox program in the ArchonU directory and the game Archon Ultra will start, 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?

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