Airborne Ranger Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

Airborne Ranger is an action game from the late 80's. The game follows a simple plot revolving around your character, a US Army Ranger. The graphics are decent and succeed in giving you the feeling of a military atmosphere. Overall this is a solid title for its genre.

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First Download
The Game Airborne Ranger:

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Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:

Go To: > 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\ABRanger. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.


Next: Open the Games folder then the ABRanger folder within it. Locate and click on the Dosbox Options file.

Dosbox options

Finally: Scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]:

mount c c:\games\abranger

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.


Now Lets Extract The Airborne Ranger Free Game Download:

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

Airborne Ranger game download

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

Zip program

Ready for Action!:

Airborne Ranger

Double click on the Dosbox program in the ABRanger folder and Airborne Ranger will launch, enjoy!

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