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  1. Barman58's Avatar
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       29 Mar 2018 #11

    Anyone else have a misspent youth?

    All the way from Windows 2000 We present Pinball !!

    pinball.zip

    Unzip into a suitable folder I use Program Files (x86)

    Note   Note
    If contemplating playing in a quiet area (work or coffee shop), mute sound or at least lower it this is loud
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  2.    29 Mar 2018 #12

    Barman58 said: View Post
    Anyone else have a misspent youth?

    All the way from Windows 2000 We present Pinball !!

    pinball.zip

    Unzip into a suitable folder I use Program Files (x86)

    Note   Note
    If contemplating playing in a quiet area (work or coffee shop), mute sound or at least lower it this is loud
    Lol, if it wasn't for that windows game nobody younger than 30 wouldn't even know pinball existed.
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  3. Barman58's Avatar
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       29 Mar 2018 #13

    The best thing is that at the time the programming of this game, It actually set standards for the simulation of physics of a Ball Bearing in motion :geek:
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  4. Josey Wales's Avatar
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       04 Apr 2018 #14

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    No more Win 7 Games with The SCU.
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       11 Apr 2018 #15

    I'm finding the same issue regarding SCU in that the games appear not to install... well actually they do but the games launcher is a blank 'tile' with no filepath within it.

    Each game will run on its own without installing anything. Just click the .exe within each game folder (or create a shortcut/start menu tile). I haven't tried but suspect the 'save game' option may not work.

    Each game folder can be located anywhere to run, they needn't be placed in the program files if you are just copying them from an old installation or from Vista/W7.
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  6. Josey Wales's Avatar
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       11 Apr 2018 #16

    Mooly said: View Post
    I'm finding the same issue regarding SCU in that the games appear not to install... well actually they do but the games launcher is a blank 'tile' with no filepath within it.

    Each game will run on its own without installing anything. Just click the .exe within each game folder (or create a shortcut/start menu tile). I haven't tried but suspect the 'save game' option may not work.

    Each game folder can be located anywhere to run, they needn't be placed in the program files if you are just copying them from an old installation or from Vista/W7.
    Winaero Tweaker

    He has a new release out and it has the games thing in it. I did not test it though.
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  7.    11 Apr 2018 #17

    Tnx. Josey. I just did some additional tweaking.
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  8. Posts : 1,443
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       11 Apr 2018 #18

    Thanks :)
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  9. Josey Wales's Avatar
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       11 Apr 2018 #19

    Josey Wales said: View Post
    Winaero Tweaker

    He has a new release out and it has the games thing in it. I did not test it though.
    CountMike said: View Post
    Tnx. Josey. I just did some additional tweaking.
    You are both quite welcome
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