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#916729 - 10/03/13 05:59 AM Pandora Directive
petert Offline
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Can someone please tell me if this old game - or other Tex Murphy games - will run on XP, or will it (they) require patching?
And is it mouse driven or keyboard driven?

I'd be grateful for any advice.

petert

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#916754 - 10/03/13 09:20 AM Re: Pandora Directive [Re: petert]
Jenny100 Online   content
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Originally Posted By: petert
Can someone please tell me if this old game - or other Tex Murphy games - will run on XP, or will it (they) require patching?

The GOG version should work without any tweaks.
If you want to play the original CD version, you can try ***Inferno's setup*** or use DOSBox.

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And is it mouse driven or keyboard driven?

It uses both. Have you checked the manual?

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#916774 - 10/03/13 10:49 AM Re: Pandora Directive [Re: petert]
petert Offline
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Thanks for this.

No, I have not yet bought the game, so I have not seen the manual. As it should run OK on XP from GOG, I will try that - I prefer not get into the 'switching CDs' routine, as I found that to be a pain when playing Cydonia all those years ago.

petert

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#916863 - 10/03/13 09:05 PM Re: Pandora Directive [Re: petert]
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That's one advantage of the GOG version -- you don't need to tweak and you don't need to switch the CD's. Have fun with the game.

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#917549 - 10/07/13 03:53 PM Re: Pandora Directive [Re: petert]
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