MenuMaker for GLaunch by Ken Rager
Welcome Home Arcade Enthusiast!
MenuMaker for GLaunch is a add-on program to be used with GLaunch. It will allow you to build and edit favorites lists from your arcade cabinet's controls. Hooking up your keyboard and mouse to the arcade's computer is not necessary, except the first time you use MenuMaker. If you have a lot of games on your arcade, you can create a favorites list with only the games you play often.
What is GLaunch? GLaunch, or Game Launcher, is a menu type program that allows you to play your arcade games. It was written by Dave Dribin.
Learn more about GLaunch by clicking here.
is Mame? Mame is a free program that allows you to run old style Arcade games on
here to learn more about Mame (Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator)
is a real neat program, however I did desire to create game lists that will
allow me to keep my favorite games in a list by themselves,
for Glaunch is a program that will allow me to do that.
will let you build your favorites list, add games to it, or take them away from
can be run from the arcade cabinetís Player One controls, so your favorites
lists can be created and edited without hooking up the keyboard and mouse.
MenuMaker does require that the keyboard and mouse be connected to set it up the
only runs in Windows 98 and up. Currently it has only been tested on WinXP.
must already be configured on your Arcadeís computer to run Mame Games.
You must have mame games (called ROMs) already on your computer.
the readme file that comes with MenuMaker.
Click here to view the Questions and Answers section.
, Glaunch, and Mame are all free programs, the games ROMs are not. Please read
the legal statement on the Mame website.
the program from the link below.
it where you can easily find it.
it is finished downloading, double click it and follow the install instructions.
may install it wherever you want, but it is suggested you use the location
recommended by the install setup program.
can run it by clicking on the MenuMaker icon on the desktop.
you plan to run MenuMaker from within Glaunch, you will need to copy the
menumaker.exe program to the Glaunch\Misc folder.
not copy the downloaded setup program, but the menumaker.exe program located in
the folder that you installed it to
is C:\GLaunch MenuMaker\)
copy the menumaker.exe program to the glaunch\misc folder.
me if you have any questions or comments:
This program works great on my computer, but I have to say that I cannot be held
responsible for any mishaps that you may encounter, Please download and install
at your own risk, and I highly suggest you make a backup of these files before
installing MenuMaker, just in case:
contact me for any questions before installing Menumaker.
I will get some screen shots here soon.
to download MenuMaker, go to this site:
Click here to go to the download site. Thanks to Saint for allowing me to post the file on his site "Build Your Own Arcade Controls". Check out the site, its a great resource!
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