[How To] Install and Play Daggerfall In Windows 7 (32/64bit) Using Dosbox 0.74 Tutorial

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Update 2: If you use “Ancestral Ghost Daggerfall Setup”, it is a one click setup, and less hassle. See link below:

http://www.uesp.net/wiki/Daggerfall:Files

Update 1: Blog article about shortcuts is now up! See below example:
How To Create DOSBox Shortcut To Start Daggerfall!

Daggerfall is a free DOS game. Learn how to use Dosbox to install and play Daggerfall in Windows XP, Windows Vista, or even Windows 7 (32 or 64 bit) without any…


43 thoughts on “[How To] Install and Play Daggerfall In Windows 7 (32/64bit) Using Dosbox 0.74 Tutorial”

  • Sloppy Joe

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    I got it working, but for some reason I cant kill the rat in the first dungeon. No hit detection

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  • Rocky Lincourt

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    You know that there is a Daggerfall Installer, that Auto Installs the Game and all Patches, Sandboxed in DOSBox? Check, the Unofficial ElderScrolls Pages Wiki.
    DaggerfallSetup: http://en.uesp.net/wiki/Daggerfall:Files

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  • TheKnuxCave

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Thank you so much, dude:)

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  • Tielor Wehr

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    OMG!!! i did it the first try!!!!

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  • Mr. Yeet Man

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    What is a dos box?

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  • Ron Kemp

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    someone link me to a video on how to open, not install , but open this shit.

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  • Jǫrmungandr

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    What if I want to install the game somewhere else than on the c drive? I can't change the hard drive in the installation

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  • brainman67

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    So I want this game do I have to install a dosbox, or do I install the ancestral ghost first? If I install ancestral ghost do I install the game then? but before all that I create a folder right putting downloads into the created folder?

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  • HQ Gamer

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Thanks!

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  • Imamiablo

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    You said there is a way to create bat file to skip writing mount c c: … ? How do you do that?

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  • Kadir Çimen

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    'Illegal Command: install' please help

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  • Rumpel Dunk

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    You said the install would take a couple of minutes it took exactly 13 seconds ???

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  • fairyfort's best day

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    thanks so much 😀

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  • ChubbiestThread

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    "Illegal command: install"

    Yeah, works fantastic alright.

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  • Danger418

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Can't download the ancestral Ghost version it says "Couldn't reach the site" I think the website it is uploaded to is dead :C

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  • sam cam

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    I keep trying to find the ancestral ghost installer, but everywhere just links to a 404 or a page that loads infinitely T_T

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  • James

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    i really dont understand all this. i got dosbox buy it isnt like the one you used PLEASE RESPOND I BEG YOU

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  • Josh Cochran

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    i dont understand why this is so fucking difficult

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  • Noble 6

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    All that for just daggerfall?!

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  • Joe Partsch

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    I understand that older games has specific set lower scaling windows but, is there a way to increase the size of dosbox to make the game fit to the screen?

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  • Nkululeko Buthelezi

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Hi. I opted to use your text tutorial from the description . I did all the steps till step 12. at step 12 , I type "INSTALL" . but it says "illegal" or "illegal command" . what do I do?

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  • POV NW

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Thank you for this. I've been a gamer all my life, and i love playing my old favorites just as much as all the new fancy stuff. Plus it's cool to learn dos. Cheers!

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  • RSDJ007

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    How do I open the configuration on Dosbox? I right click Dosbox on the start menu but the options don't come up.

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  • B Kim

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Really helpfull vid , thanks man

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  • Império da Glória.

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    My DOSBox it's just like a cmd that i can do nothing

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  • SirMalo

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Thank you a lot for the tutorial. Let's get retro cuz it can't be i started the TES saga with Morrowind and not Arena.^^

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  • PIXELMENTIA

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    That was perfect. Thanks!

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  • Janusz Rymorz

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    when choose "go ahead and install" it shows: dos: file not found: datafont0000.fnt. But this file is in there!!! What is wrong?

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  • Blubber

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    I cant access stupid fucking bethesda because of their privacy policy.

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  • Adam Happyman

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    dosbox still says i don't have disc space :/ any ideas?

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  • billyman48

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Error it says unable to Crete the directory c:dagger please change your install path

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  • Johnnythefirst

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Haha, I can't even go to start, edit options and edit configuration. No idea how. just got the dosbox icon in start and can't do anything. :p

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  • Noah Rensburg

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    when I put in D:>install that's exactly how I put it in and when I het enter it says Illegal command: install what must I do

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  • Jasper Gregorio

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    it says that install is an illegal command

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  • sdwebb1

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    I am a computer scrub. How to I make the directory I need to mount with the dosbox

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  • mark liedsen

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    mine just says dos: file not found: data/dagger.col
    guess im to stupid for this shit

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  • TheReapingAj

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    If you try to start the game and it tells you the wrong disc is inserted, just type fall.exe z.cfg. That should make it run

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  • Gravsilvol

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    It keeps saying directory not found.

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  • Skyler Tolias

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Its not letting my type dag213 it says that the command is Illegal what did i do wrong?

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  • Shadowstrike112

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    It says i dont have enough hard drive space but i have Multiple gigabytes
    what do i do.

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  • Swamp Monster

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    I did all these steps but when I do the last one after cd dagger nothing happens

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  • mental knight

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    i have windows 10 will i be able to play it

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  • Чувак какой-то

    November 17, 2018 at 7:54 pm

    Please tell me I have an error "looks like you inserted the wrong cd . please insert your daggerfall cd in your cdrom and try again " please help me

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