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Hicks999
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 05, 2009 4:26 pm    Post subject: XP or Windows 7? Reply with quote

Hi i was hopeing someone can help..
I have some old games that i cant get to run on the Mac Mini as not compatible. ( Trackmania, Trials 2) only 2 games i have.

Would you recommend XP or 7 to run these as i wont play them much just every now and then.?

Thanks for your help.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 05, 2009 7:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You could try Dosbox. I've seen where people get Windows apps running with it in OS X. Plus it's cheaper than XP or 7!

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 05, 2009 8:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just adding to what Smithy has pointed out; there are other emulator possibilities out there that you might like to investigate as well.

http://www.pure-mac.com/emu.html

Also you might get some joy out of Reactos.

http://www.reactos.org/

There is a Wiki page for TrackMania

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TrackMania

As well as a community forum via the TrackMania site.

http://www.trackmania.com/

They may be able to give you advice as well.

As for Trials 2.

It seems you can play it on line.

http://www.buzzedgames.com/play-4862-Trails_2.html

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 06, 2009 4:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks for your help.

Ill have a look into them links cheers.
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