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Carmageddon Demo

Post by Multy-pulty » Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:42 am

Hello, guys :beer: I have had downloaded demo version of Carmageddon by links here, it started fine but no sound unfortunately. I tried to set up Sound Blaster as my hardware and got stuck of the settings program. Any resolves of a situation?

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Re: Carmageddon Demo

Post by Toshiba-3 » Mon Feb 10, 2020 8:23 pm

Hello and welcome,

I suppose you specifically want to play one of the demos, right? Otherwise, you'd be better off playing the GOG release of C1.
Are you using DOSBox or playing on an old computer? If DOSBox, it should only be a matter of matching the IRQ etc from the config to the C1 Setup, I think. I can't recall ever having trouble setting up audio ; which demo are you trying to play? (C1 demo, early C1 demo, test drive, SPdemo, Xmas demo, sp zombie demo) I might try to reproduce the problem.
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Re: Carmageddon Demo

Post by Multy-pulty » Tue Feb 11, 2020 4:46 am

Exactly right, dude! Demo version and GOG realese to be off; but, dude, I’m playing already! And no sound :sad: :rockon:
I had never been using Dos-box, I think there are should be options that must to be tied with the real hardware too. Is this means would be esier firstly set up Dos-box then connect settings there?
The settings is a Dos-type app “HMI Sound Operating System Setup Utility”, I have to select a sound device there.
This is Demo from Interplay, 1997 year. Title in the Readme “Carmageddon Beta Demo”

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Re: Carmageddon Demo

Post by Toshiba-3 » Thu Feb 13, 2020 12:28 pm

Here's the C1 Interplay demo installed within Dosbox-ECE: https://rr2000.toshiba-3.com/R6/C1DEMO-DOSBOX.ZIP
Tested on my end and it had sound (no music ofcourse, despite MIDI device being set up).

Give it a try, just run dosbox.exe. You can also take a look at dosbox.conf with a text editor if you want to tweak some stuff.
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