MAME stands for Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator. This is an emulator application designed to recreate the hardware of arcade game systems in software on modern personal computers and other platforms.

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MAME emulator cant make multiplayer game to play- player controls are being goes out of control

i wanted to play Sunset Riders with MAME ( Mame32++ 0.119 ).. we both have same game - same emulator - my friend joins to my created game room and i click start - game starts and when menu appears i ...
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MAME command line configuration

Do you know know how to configure MAME command line for Windows ? I'm setting up a Windows XP box to use on an Arcade project. I've always used MAMEUI for playing mame roms, it's a great emulator ...
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sdlmame non responsive to joystick when manual compile

I am in a desperate situation.... I run gentoo Linux... If I emerge sdlmame-0.148_p1-r1, then sdlmame works with my xbox 360 controller(using xboxdrv) with no issues. But if I git clone sdlmame ...
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the mame.ini file path not used

I upgraded from sdlmame .148 to .159. /etc/games/sdlmame/mame.ini is no longer being read. I must keep the mame.ini in the same directory location that I run sdlmame at for the mame.ini file to be ...
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Retroarch Missing Config

I installed RetroArch on my Gentoo system successfully. When I run it I get: four@localhost ~ $ retroarch RetroArch [WARN] :: system_directory is not set in config. Assuming system directory is same ...
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QMC2- Background Menu music feature?

I really like QMC2...it is really nice. I see in the wiki that it has a media player. But what I want to do is have a mp3 sample of a some video game loop in the background of the menu selection. Is ...
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How to view only the installed roms in MAMEui?

I would like to view only the snapshots an the roms I have installed and not a long long list. I know that this was possible a few years ago, but... now I installed MAMEiu for windows with a GUI, ...
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MAME OS X - How to activate console mode?

I'd like to be able to change the mode from "Arcade" to "Console" (that enables things like training mode on certain fighting games, etc.). Is there a way to do this on MAME OS X? There's no option ...
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How determininstic is Metal Slug?

There are bonuses in the Metal Slug games that can change value wildly (e.g. from 30000 to 100), in an apparently random fashion. I have the impression that at least some of them aren't completely ...
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Game not on the Mame OS X list

I have a game called "The Ocean Hunter" downloaded for Mame, but when I tried to find it on the Mame OS X itself, I don't see it on the list. Used the search bar and still the game title doesn't come ...
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Is there a way to play Killer Instinct v1.5d online?

I've never had the opportunity to play this game in multiplayer online. AFAIK, it takes an emulator (MAME) that includes Kaillera (MAME Plus Plus) to play roms online, and also this emulator has to ...
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How to play ROMs with MAME OS X? [closed]

I don't seem able to play games (mostly Samurai Shodown) using MAME OS X on my Mac OS X 10.8.5. I've audited all games, added the ROM files to the rom folder, and then hit the games on the list (none ...
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Metal Slug 3 won't work on MacMame

I have recently downloaded the game emulator MacMame to play Metal Slug 3. I got MacMame to work, but when I downloaded the Metal Slug rom, it will show up in the game directory, but when I click on ...
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Does JOYSTICK-IT work with MAME on PC?

I'm thinking of getting a JOYSTICK-IT by ThinkGeek, the guys who developed the iCade. However, I would like to know if the Joystick works for a MAME Emulator on PC. It should be able to connect fine, ...
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Building a gaming cabinet/machine [closed]

I'm currently setting up a gaming room in my house and was wondering if anyone has set up some sort of MAME machine or other emulating machine. I wanted to build an actually cabinet of sorts to look ...
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ION iCade with Mame on a PC [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: iCade bluetooth keyboard mappings for MAME? I'm trying to play Mame Games on my PC with my ION iCade Joystick. My PC recognizes the ION iCade. I deactivated UAC under ...
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retrieving game names, year, manufacturer with MAME

I need a vanilla ASCII, tab-separated list of the arcade games which I have in my "roms" directory of MAME, with at least the following entries: game name, year, manufacturer. Also good would be to ...
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Can't seem to get off-screen reload working on Mame32

I'm trying to play some light gun games on Mame and Mame32. I tried mame gamename -offscreen_reload -mouse, and that didn't work, even though the wiki faq specifically says that this is the way to ...
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iCade bluetooth keyboard mappings for MAME?

I just got an iCade -- it is technically for an Apple iPad, but it is basically a generic bluetooth keyboard arcade controller. It's great! But once I paired it with my laptop as a bluetooth ...
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Crash and Reboot When Running mame.exe (MAME Emulator)

I downloaded the latest version of the MAME Emulator (version 0.142 - mame0142b.exe) from the address below recently: http://mamedev.org/release.html Unfortunately, when I execute the mame.exe file ...
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Recent M.A.M.E. for MacOS [closed]

Is there any version of MAME for MACOS that is still up to date? (Still maintained). http://www.macmame.org/ last update: 2006 http://mameosx.sourceforge.net/ last update: 2009 GUI would be nice, ...
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MAME “distributions”: which one is better for what thing?

I use MAME almost from the begginning of the project and love it. But today exists so many variations and "distributions" of the original that I can't keep the count. I used the MAME Plus project but ...