Rockstar Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

(Please do not copy this guide. However anyone is free to link to this page.)


First Download The Free Game 
Rockstar:

Choose from one of the following sites.


Free game download availableAbandonia : Download Game : Download Instructions


Free game download unavailableFree Game Empire : Download Game : Download Instructions


Free game download unavailableGamesWin : Download Game : Download Instructions


Free game download unavailableHouse of Games : Download Game : Download Instructions


Free game download availableXTC Abandonware : 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\Rockstar. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.

Dosbox install

Next: Open the Games folder then the Rockstar 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 Rockstar game config

Next: Type "exit" to exit Dosbox.

Exit DOS

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

Rockstar 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\rockstar
c:
rockstar

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.

 

Now Lets Extract The Rockstar Game Download:

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

Rockstar game download

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


Zip program


Lets Rock!:

Rockstar

Double click on the Dosbox program in the Rockstar folder and the game Rockstar 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?

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Thanks Mr. Glenn!

I have to ask, could you do a guide for Jones in the Fast Lane on cd rom?

http://www.dosbox.com/comp_list.php?showID=1604&letter=J


Been dying to play this one. It's a fun old, quirky Sierra game. :)

Glenn Scrima said...

Hi, I actually do have an existing guide for that game. You can find it here:

http://www.glennsguides.com/2013/03/jones-in-fast-lane-game-free-download.html