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DosBox tutorials [ID:236]

a series of video-tutorials by Peter

DosBox is an x86 emulator that runs DOS and supports old hardware. This series shows you how to use DosBox to play old games and run even older software.

Video Tutorials

1. Getting started with DosBox, the basics

This screencast shows you how to setup DosBox and use it to run an old game. It shows you the basics, obtaining DosBox, installing, a little setup, configuring and running a game.

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Educating the Open-source Community With Showmedo

Although as important as the software it supports, education and documentation are relatively neglected in the Open-source world. Coders love to code, and explaining how best to use or improve the software tends to be deferred or even sidelined.

At Showmedo we believe the community can play a vital role here and also say thanks for the tools and software that make our lives easier. If you have a piece of software you love or a programming langugage you are enthusiastic about, why not make a screencast showing others how to use it? All the stuff you wish you'd been told, the tips, tricks, insights that would have saved you time and frustration.

Screencasting is easier than you think, and we're happy to help you. You can emailus for advice or just use some of the how-to screencasts on the site. This screencasting learning-pathis a good place to start.



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