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by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:41 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: [CLOSED] Windows 9x 256-Colors
Replies: 19
Views: 5892

Re: [CLOSED] Windows 9x 256-Colors

EverythingEpan wrote:
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:37 am
Latest version of VirtualBox, got them to work perfectly fine for me!
Wow, Thats weird Windows 95 gives me a error something about a .dll file and then reboots but the True Color doesnt apply but the resolution does.
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by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:35 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: [CLOSED] Windows 9x 256-Colors
Replies: 19
Views: 5892

Re: Windows 9x 256-Colors

EverythingEpan wrote:
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:21 am
I have a video tutorial for 256 colors with the link given below. See if that works, and hope it does!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFTCazn199I
Hey Epan! What version of VirtualBox are you using? I heard these drivers only work on VirtualBox 4.3 or older.
by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:26 am
Forum: YouTube Channel Discussion
Topic: Virtual Machine Software comparison!
Replies: 7
Views: 5217

Re: Virtual Machine Software comparison!

MemeOS wrote:
Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:10 am
Add in Hyper-V and VirtPc2007
Just added VPC 2007!
by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:18 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: [CLOSED] Windows 9x 256-Colors
Replies: 19
Views: 5892

Re: Windows 9x 256-Colors

Yeah, I would prefer using VMWare on guest operating systems, since it's more efficient towards installing expansion packs such as VMware Tools. Thanks! Problem is I am on a iMac and cannot use VMware player. Oh. :( As a person who never tested out virtual machines on a Macintosh computer (even for...
by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: [CLOSED] Windows 9x 256-Colors
Replies: 19
Views: 5892

Re: Windows 9x 256-Colors

Yeah, I would prefer using VMWare on guest operating systems, since it's more efficient towards installing expansion packs such as VMware Tools. Thanks! Problem is I am on a iMac and cannot use VMware player. Oh. :( As a person who never tested out virtual machines on a Macintosh computer (even for...
by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:06 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: Chicago Error
Replies: 10
Views: 3965

Re: Chicago Error

FarteForWindows wrote:
Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:46 am
Try Virtualbox, it works really well.
VirtualBox is a horrible for older operating systems. I recommend VMware player, Parallels or Microsoft Virtual PC 2007
by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:02 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: [CLOSED] Windows 9x 256-Colors
Replies: 19
Views: 5892

Re: Windows 9x 256-Colors

From what I heard, I believe Windows 9x doesn't work that well on VirtualBox, but do make sure that your guest additions are installed and working properly for it to install graphics drivers to the Virtual Machine, if that is the not the case and all else fails, your best bet is either VMWare Playe...
by FlamingApple
Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:01 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: [CLOSED] Windows 9x 256-Colors
Replies: 19
Views: 5892

Re: Windows 9x 256-Colors

From what I heard, I believe Windows 9x doesn't work that well on VirtualBox, but do make sure that your guest additions are installed and working properly for it to install graphics drivers to the Virtual Machine, if that is the not the case and all else fails, your best bet is either VMWare Playe...
by FlamingApple
Mon Jan 30, 2017 11:51 pm
Forum: YouTube Channel Discussion
Topic: Virtual Machine Software comparison!
Replies: 7
Views: 5217

Virtual Machine Software comparison!

Hi mjd7999 (Michael)! Can you make a video comparing different Virtual Machine software? Examples are: VMware Workstation/Fusion, VirtualBox, Parallels and Microsoft Virtual PC 2007
by FlamingApple
Mon Jan 30, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: Linux/Other Discussion
Topic: Favorite Linux Distros?
Replies: 12
Views: 8384

Re: Favorite Linux Distros?

I really like Kubuntu. The KDE desktop is the main reason I love this bistro.