Downloads of v 0.83.25:


Last Update:

02 May 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Jonathan Campbell


dosbox dosbox-x dos emulator


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0.83.25 | Updated: 02 May 2022



Downloads of v 0.83.25:



Software Author(s):

  • Jonathan Campbell

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Dosbox-x 0.83.25

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3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Dosbox-x, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Dosbox-x, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Dosbox-x, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

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2. Setup Your Environment

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2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade dosbox-x -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade dosbox-x -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install dosbox-x
    name: dosbox-x
    version: '0.83.25'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'dosbox-x' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.83.25'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller dosbox-x
    Name     = "dosbox-x"
    Version  = "0.83.25"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'dosbox-x':
  ensure   => '0.83.25',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 02 May 2022.


DOSBox-X is a cross-platform DOS emulator based on the DOSBox project (

Like DOSBox, it emulates a PC necessary for running many MS-DOS games and applications that simply cannot be run on modern PCs and operating systems. However, while the main focus of DOSBox is for running DOS games, DOSBox-X goes much further than this. Started as a fork of the DOSBox project, it retains compatibility with the wide base of DOS games and DOS gaming DOSBox was designed for. But it is also a platform for running DOS applications, including emulating the environments to run Windows 3.x, 9x and ME and software written for those versions of Windows.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$url32       = ''
$url64       = ''
$checksum32  = '9c14a68b3d4181590f095976a163d1ce407a4417849a595f0f708cee19acf5bf'
$checksum64  = 'ce8332b013715d588619148b2f0f01f26ff5fd35a26a3147d3faea7798bda7a6'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $Env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileType       = 'EXE'
  url            = $url32
  url64Bit       = $url64
  checksum       = $checksum32
  checksum64     = $checksum64
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  validExitCodes = @(0)
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Dosbox-x 0.83.23 157 Sunday, March 6, 2022 Approved
Dosbox-x 0.83.22 134 Wednesday, February 2, 2022 Approved
Dosbox-x 0.83.21 91 Wednesday, January 12, 2022 Approved
Dosbox-x 0.83.15 920 Friday, July 2, 2021 Approved
Dosbox-x 0.83.14 121 Wednesday, June 2, 2021 Approved
Dosbox-x 0.83.13 123 Saturday, April 17, 2021 Approved
Dosbox-x 0.83.12 61 Friday, April 2, 2021 Approved

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