Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Reg

Tips: Loading MFME for the First Time

Recommended Posts

THIS SHOULD WORK IF FOLLOWED STEP BY STEP.

I'VE KEPT IT SIMPLE TO MAKE IT OPEN TO I HOPE MOST PEOPLE - OLD, YOUNG AND OFF-WORLD.

LOADING MFME FOR THE FIRST TIME

Due to lots of new members who are looking to play games that have recently joined, there seems to be some problems, at least in my PM's in getting games running.

Here is a real basic guide for getting everything running.

1. The first thing you need is MFME, go to the link below.

MFME Development Area

In this area will be the MFME RELEASE THREAD, you can download the emulator from there.

2. Read the whole post, I have highlighted a key step in RED and a download link in GREEN.

MFMEPost.thumb.png.8c7283429aed86df1dfe8ae317298fbc.png

3. Once downloaded you will have a file in your downloads directory.

0003.png.9879a811b41ad427cc2078ea189fb07f.png

4. When extracted you will have a folder that looks like this below.  TAKE NOTE ON HOW YOU EXTRACT THE FILE AS YOU DO THIS FOR LAYOUTS.

0004.png.1462e08141ccea492653e5046bbac33c.png

5. Now you want to play a layout, go to wherever you want to and download a layout as before, the download link is in GREEN.

0005.thumb.png.b5cd5de34a49bdcbb4621c6d99c62a8c.png

6. Whatever method you used on step five ( 5. ) to extract MFME, YOU REPEAT ( DO AGAIN AS BEFORE ON STEP 5 ) ON THIS ITEM YOU HAVE DOWNLOADED.

7. You should have something like this.  I have shown in GREEN the .GAM file.  This is what you load into MFME.

0006.png.e5be9bc9a4e2fc0b258e1b94795a998b.png

8. With MFME running that you downloaded in step four ( 4. ), click on FILE, LOAD GAME and browse to the LOCATION ( AS SHOWN ON STEP 8 ) where the .GAM file is located and then you CLICK ON IT. I have shown in GREEN where to do this.

0007.png.6d25857584ee5e219339d6542d0763c3.png

9. Your game will be loaded as below.  You are on YOUR OWN FROM HERE AND THERE IS NOTHING ELSE I CAN SHOW YOU when it comes to lauching and running a game within MFME.

0008.thumb.png.cb9ae4330c16b4c2434863a77dc078f8.png

 

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I good post.........remind me at work, 3 times a year the schools MIS systems are updated, by way of the zip file, the contents of which has to be imported into the MIS.

A new one has just been released, and one Monday we will get a few hundred calls saying they've read the instructions and can't get the file imported.  Every time it's because they've not extracted it first..........even though it's in the instructions!!!

Anyway, a really goot article, clear and concise.  We call them "Noddy notes" at work.  ie step by step with pictures that even Noddy could follow.

:)

NQ.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Sign in to follow this  

×