(recorded from a real MT-32)
King's Quest IV: The Perils of Rosella's original requirements:
MS-DOS 5.0 or greater
286 or better
512 KB RAM
2.5 (KQ1), 4 MB (KQ4) Hard drive space
AdLib, SoundBlaster, GameBlaster or Roland MT-32/LAPC-1/CM-32L
Solution 1 (preferred):
Play the game in DOSBox. It also will work with the MT-32 sound module, if you are fortunate to have one.
Use VDMSound. The game work well with VDMSound. The sound will be as good as your audio hardware, and as with DOSBox, it works with the MT-32 sound module.
Play the game with FreeSCI, a third party Interpreter for Sierra's early SCI games.
Solution 4 (DOS/Win9x):
Install DOS drivers for your soundcard. Without DOS drivers installed you won't have sound in a DOS window in Windows 9x. If you can't find DOS drivers for your soundcard, there is an alpha (developmental) version of VDMS that you can try.
Install this patch.
Be patient and move slowly, saving often. Click here for a step by step image.
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