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AmpShell Alternatives

AmpShell is described as 'DOSBox front-end for Windows. The purpose of AmpShell is to make you run games in DOSBox with a simple double click. Includes a portable mode with DOSBox already installed' and is a DOS Emulator in the gaming software category. There are three alternatives to AmpShell for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and BSD. The best alternative is DOSBox, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like AmpShell are D-Fend Reloaded and jDosbox.

AmpShell alternatives are mainly DOS Emulators but may also be Game Emulators. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of AmpShell.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

AmpShell is a DOSBox front-end for Windows. The purpose of AmpShell is to make you run games in DOSBox with a simple double...

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    DOSBox

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    • FreeBSD

    DOSBox is an emulator program which emulates an IBM PC compatible computer running a DOS operating system. Many IBM PC compatible graphics and sound cards are also emulated.

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    D-Fend Reloaded

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • DOSBox

    D-Fend Reloaded is a graphical environment for DOSBox . DOSBox emulates a complete computer including the DOS commandline and allows to run nearly all old DOS based games on modern hardware with any of the newer Windows versions.

    Discontinued

    Seems to be no longer in development as the last version 1.4.4 was released in 2015-07-31.

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    jDosbox

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    This is an x86 emulator written in pure Java based on the Dosbox project. It currently supports running Dosbox's built in DOS and well as booting into Windows 95/98/NT4.

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