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Hey guys! Title explains it all. I'm trying to track down this old package I saw on ISOZONE once. I had it installed on my box before and now can't use the machine it's currently saved onto. Was hoping someone here had/used it. Thanks!

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13 hours ago, Tony Kuberka said:

I've been trying to track down files similar to what you're asking for @Magicaldave. I'm really looking for windows XP but I'm also interested in any other PC OS that i can find for xbox. Every resource points back to The ISO Zone.

I took a look at this last night on my system and found something called “Windows 3 versions” that didn’t boot shortly before I started an HDD clone. I’ll come back later once I can crawl the files and report what I find. I’m probably missing something. 

 

I’ve read various tuts online about running Windows 98 but can’t locate any of those files. 

As far as Windows XP goes, I *have* seen that running on an upgraded Xbox in DSL via QEMU but it ran like arse.  Plus the original uploaded has never explained how to do it. 

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So basically it seems like there aren’t a ton of solutions to this. I hear Win3 can run on DosXbox, so i May try that. I found the files on my hdd were literally just all the different versions of Win3, nothing too useful  

 

XP on QEMU seems kind of silly on a stock console. 

 

Win95/98 seem as if they were possible at one point using an app called “98lite” and more QEMU. However, I cannot locate the files required for this. More exploration needed. 

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If you wish to use Win 3.1 with Dosbox you can start with Exo Win 3.1 Collection, it works pretty well and you can then adapt it to your needs

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