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Installation Problems

Sun Sep 09, 2007 7:44 pm


Unfortunately I could not find any information on how
to install gamebase64 and I haven't managed to
install it and make it work.

I use Windows Vista and
have done the following steps:
(1) front-end 1.2
(2) database 0.5
(3) run time lib (vbrun60)

I had previously installed winvice and I have
some correct roms at hand.

When I start gb64 I get the following message:
"There are no Game Base folders to choose from!
Please use the GameBase Toolbox to create a new GameBase"

I have no idea how to use the Game Base Toolbox.
Could someone please give me some instructions?
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Michael Plate
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Sun Sep 09, 2007 9:31 pm

Seems like you installed the database v05 to the wrong folder.
It must be in the folder GBC_v05 located in your GameBase 1.2 folder.

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Mon Sep 10, 2007 7:25 pm

Now it starts but I haven't managed to make it recognize the roms.

I have the correct gamebase64 roms (0.5) zipped and
separated in subdirectories for each letter.

I did:

(1) Tools->Path
(2) Create path pointing to a directory containing
zipped roms and I click OK
(3) Verify Available Roms

No roms were found.

What should I do?

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