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Downloading, Installing and Updating RetroArch for Windows 2000 / ME / 98SE operating systems.

You must have WinRAR 4.11 (32-bit) in order to unzip RetroArch.7z in Windows 2000.

Downloading and installing

There are multiple ways of downloading RetroArch for your Windows 2000 / ME / 98SE operating systems. Installer or Download in here both options provide you with the lastest RetroArch, the only difference is that one is a self extracting installer, and the other one an archive you have to extract manually.


You can either choose Nightlies or Stable bundle, you can find a bundle with RetroArch, all the cores and all the assets here, and download RetroArch.7z or RetroArch-MSVC05-Win32-setup.exe.

For Nightlies here - pick the latest version(based on date), and download ...RetroArch.7z or RetroArch-...-msvc2005-x86-setup.exe.


You can download RetroArch_cores.7z file to download only Core files.


If you pick the 7z archive package, extract it in a folder that doesn't require administrator permissions such as C:\Users\yourusername\RetroArch. Don't extract it to Program Files or your Windows folder.

If you pick the executable file, double click exe file and follow the instructions on-screen to install...

Last update: 2024-05-17