The following screenshots illustrate real world
usage scenarios of C64 Forever. Click on the images below for additional details.
Note: screenshots taken on high-DPI systems may
appear slightly blurred when scaled down by a web
browser on standard-density displays, and vice
versa. C64 Forever automatically renders crisp texts
and other elements taking into account the native
resolution, density and magnification settings.
C64 Forever on
playback sessions can be active
simultaneously. The image shows the
player with different 8-bit sessions
(VIC 20, C16, C64).
player controls help make content easily accessible,
while advanced title authoring features
are just a click away.
Player Options Detail
simple, intuitive and generally shared
across different emulation plugins.
Context-sensitive help is always
available by clicking the "?" button.
Disk changes can be committed or
discarded at the end of an emulation session.
Sessions can be saved at any time and
resumed later, if so desired.
RP9 files are the retrogaming equivalent
of MP3: one file type for multiple
platforms, one click to play. No more multiple-file sets
for a single game, no more ZIP archives
(RP9 files are already compressed). The RP9 thumbnail provider
pure eye candy in File Explorer.
RP9 Title Editor
All titles can be edited. Either
right-click an item and select Edit, or
create and edit a copy, or build a new
configuration from scratch. Changes are
saved to the RP9 file, which is easily
portable to other systems.
RP9 Toolbox is a powerful tool to search
for content in different formats, rescan
and rebuild RP9 files, and
import and export to and from RP9.
A Hayes-compatible "internet modem" lets you access your favorite BBS. CCGMS! is included and preconfigured with a list of BBS systems. Other programs like VIP Terminal also work.
Social sharing features (Facebook,
Twitter, Skype) can be
configured from the Options dialog. C64
Forever supports automatic "Now Playing"
updates, manual posts via the Share
button, and screenshot uploads.
Build Image Dialog
The Build Image feature (Tools menu of
the Plus Edition) makes it possible to create
personalized ISO images (to mount or
burn to CD) and portable environments
(e.g. to run from USB storage).
Portable Run Menu
C64 Forever (Plus Edition) can
also run from CD or USB media, without
installation. The image shows the
options included in the AutoRun dialog
on the C64 Forever CD.
Tip of the Day
Short, context-specific tips provide
advice on topics that may be unfamiliar.
The initial tips can be disabled, or
invoked manually from the Help menu.