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SubjectRe: iDOS has ALREADY been pulled! Reply to this message
Posted byCereal Killer
Posted on01/20/11 11:30 PM



I downloaded it this morning when you posted that. Maybe you can copy it off with that other app.

> DAMN! I was formatting an entry for the front page, and I went to check on iDOS
> in the App Store. It's not there! I'm glad I picked it up when I did.
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> > DOSBox has been ported to i-devices and is called iDOS. It is available in
> the
> > App Store.
> >
> > When iDOS originally came out, it gave you the ability to load games,
> programs,
> > etc onto your i-device through iTunes. Apple saw this as a violation of their
> > terms so the program was taken off the App Store. The developers then took
> out
> > the ability to file share through iTunes and instead preloaded several classic
> > DOS games (presumably with the game developers' permissions). The downside is
> > that you no longer had the ability to load any programs into iDOS.
> >
> > But wait! You can still load whatever DOS program you want onto your i-device
> > with a little trickery. You'll need Macroplant's iPhone Explorer. From the
> > iPhone Explorer home page:
> >
> > iPhone Explorer lets you use an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad as if it were in
> disk
> > mode or a flash drive. iPhone Explorer is an iPhone browser for Mac & PC that
> > lets you browse the files and folders on your iPhone as if it were a normal
> USB
> > flash drive or pen drive. You can use the easy drag-and-drop methods to add or
> > remove files and folders from the iPhone. Compatible with all iPhones and iPod
> > Touches including the new iPhone 4 and iOS 4 firmware.
> >
> > Once iPhone Explorer has been installed and iDOS updated to the newest
> version,
> > plug in your iPhone (or other i-device). With your iPhone plugged in, expand
> the
> > phone & select "Apps". Find iDOS, and the folder inside it is called
> > "Documents". This is your iDOS "C:" Drive. Copy your game folder/files to this
> > area (probably best under the "games" folder).
> >
> > That's it! You can now copy whatever DOS games/programs to your i-device.
> >
> > Btw, your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch doesn't need to be jailbroken to do
> this!
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Subject  Posted byPosted On
*DOXBox for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch  itchyNADZ01/20/11 10:20 AM
.*iDOS has ALREADY been pulled!  itchyNADZ01/20/11 11:18 PM
..*Re: iDOS has ALREADY been pulled!  RipShitOrBust01/24/11 02:50 PM
...Re: iDOS has ALREADY been pulled!  Cereal Killer01/20/11 11:30 PM
...*Re: iDOS has ALREADY been pulled!  itchyNADZ01/21/11 00:55 AM