Setting up and Configuring WinUAE

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Welcome! This chapter shows you the steps required to setup your copy of WinUAE for AmigaSYS. (I will be using Workbench 3.1 adf and the Extras 3.1 adf in this guide)

1. Download WinUAE executable (Setup program) from www.winuae.net

2. Download AmigaSYS 3 (SELF-EX RAR.EXE) 54 MB Install from downloads page at: amigasys.german-amiga-community.de

3. Install WinUAE and follow on screen instructions.

4. Install AmigaSYS 3 into the same directory as you installed WinUAE to and then click Install.

5. Next copy your Kick-Start rom file into C:\Program Files\Winuae (or make a new directory and name it kickstarts then copy you ROM file into this new directory.)

6. Now lunch WinUAE.

7. If it asks you to ‘Detect 16-bit Pixel format’, click Yes.

8. Go to Configurations Properties

9. Click on:- AmigaSYS 3 (AmigaSYS 3 for WinUAE 1.1.1.0 or later, 3.0,3.1,3.9) and click the Load button.

10. Go to ROM Properties and click ‘...’ button and set the path to your kick-start 3.0/3.1 ROM File

11. Go back to Configurations Properties, click on:- AmigaSYS 3 (AmigaSYS 3 for WinUAE 1.1.1.0 or later, 3.0,3.1,3.9) and click the Save button.

12. Select Disk Drives (previously known as Floppies) Properties.

13. On the DF0: slot click the ‘...’ button on the right and select your Workbench 3.0/3.1 A.D.F (Amiga Disk File).

14. Now click the Start button to run emulation.

15. When Workbench has booted double click AmigaSYSInstall and then, when IconX window opens, press enter on your keyboard to start the install.

16. Now press F12 and go to floppies/disk drives Properties select the ‘...’ button on the DF0: slot and select your Extras 3.0/3.1 A.D.F (Amiga Disk File). Then click the Start button to return back to emulation.

17. Press Enter again to continue

18. Press F12, go to floppies/disk drives Properties and click the ‘Eject’ button on the DF0: slot

19. Click Reset on bottom left or click the Start button to return back to emulation and press Enter.

AmigaSYS should now boot.

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Last Updated: January 2006