Indiana Jones
 and The Infernal Machine 
Setup Walkthrough



Requirements
Operating System: Windows 95 or 98
Computer: 100% Windows 95/98 DirectX compatible computer required
CPU: 200 MHz or faster 
Memory: 32MB RAM required
Video: 4MB PCI or AGP Direct 3D Graphics Accelerator Required
Sound: 16-bit sound card required
CD/ROM: Quad speed IDE or SCSI CD-ROM required
Input Devices: 100% Windows 95/98 compatible keyboard required. Optional support for gamepads and joysticks
DirectX: DirectX 6.1 or higher (DirectX 6.1 included on CD if needed
Note: Your system may require the "latest: Windows 95/98 drivers for your particular hardware
3D Accelerator Card Required
A 100% DirectX 6.1 compatible 3D accelerator is required. Supported 3D chipsets at time of release include: 
3dfx Voodoo Graphics 
3dfx Voodoo Banshee 
3dfx Voodoo 2 
3dfx Voodoo 3 
3dfx Voodoo 4/5 
3Dlabs Permedia 3 
3Dlabs GLINT R3 
ATI Rage 128 
ATI Rage 128 Pro 
ATI Dual Rage 128 Pro 
ATI Radeon 
Kyro 
Matrox G200 
Matrox G400 
Matrox G450 
NVIDIA RIVA TNT/TNT2 Family 
NVIDIA Quadro, Quadro2 Family 
NVIDIA GeForce256 Family 
NVIDIA GeForce2 Family 

 

 



The General Drill

updated printable version




First let's take a look at the "General Drill"

Whenever I start a new game, especially an "older one"; I have always made it a habit to make sure my system is clean. (So let's clean house) Our cleaning products?? No, I'm not talking about special Orange Sprays or Pine smelly disinfectants! I'm referring to the "3 Musketeers" of WINTEL Systems. They are: "Disk Clean Up", Check Disc (the old Scan Disc in pre XP Windows based systems) and Defrag. 

First, Let's do a Disk Clean Up (Don't know how?) Go to-->Start-->All Programs--> Accessories--> System Tools-->Disk Clean Up. Empty out what you don't need ( you'll be surprised at what you can accumulate!) Shut down all extra programs. (for those of you who know how to do this part...just skip onto the next area of the "Setup".) For those of you who don't, the easiest way to terminate your TSRs (terminated but staying resident programs, also known as background applications") is to right click on each of the little icons in the lower right portion of your "Tool Bar" (located near your clock), As you right click on each of them you will get the option to either "exit", "close" or "unload". Do this for each of them. Then, if you have a Screensaver go ahead and disable it. 

If you haven't done the "Ole' Scan Disk"...(in XP it's called "Check Disk") and Defragged recently here is a good time to do it. Go to-->My Computer-->Local Disc "C" ("C" is mine but your Local Disc maybe assigned another letter)-->Right Click-->Properties-->Tools-->"Check Now..." ->Make sure that both boxes are checked--> 1.)Automatically fix file system errors and 2.)Scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectors.-->Click Start. You can follow this same path to locate your Defrag program as well or use Start-->All Programs-->Accessories-->System Tools-->Defrag Hard Drive. 

Check your system by doing a "Ctrl, Alt & Delete", this will bring up "The Task Manager", If you have closed out all Windows Programs, the field under "Applications" will be blank. 

(Leave the field marked "Processes" alone. Yep, I know there are lots of interesting files in there...but your really better off not touching anything in there unless you really know just what you are doing.)


You might want to check on your Video and Audio Acceleration at this time, make sure you set the video all the way to the right--> and audio should be set the same way as well (I find that this is the best setting for this adventure on MY system. Yours may be different, but this is always a good place to start and you can increase or lower them as you see fit after the game is installed.)áMake sure that you restart your system and then once again, close any extra programs.

I know this seems like a bother, but if you take the time to make sure your system is sparkling on the inside, you'll have less headaches later. Remember a healthy XP is a happy one. 






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