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pinup_optional [2021/05/25 19:17]
outhere [Option #3. Dual Boot Puppack by default custom parameters.]
pinup_optional [2021/10/28 14:02] (current)
outhere [Option #4. Using alternate Rom with Option #3]
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 This will launch the table, and if **HIDEPUP **is in **Custom Launch ****Param ** (for this game), Popper will create a text file called "**PUPHideNext.txt**" in the PuP-Pack folder you specified (in the ROM field) for the game in Games Manager. When the pup-pack tries to start, it will check for that PUPHideNext.txt file. If that file exists, then the PuP-Pack won't start, and the PUPHideNext.txt file is deleted. This will launch the table, and if **HIDEPUP **is in **Custom Launch ****Param ** (for this game), Popper will create a text file called "**PUPHideNext.txt**" in the PuP-Pack folder you specified (in the ROM field) for the game in Games Manager. When the pup-pack tries to start, it will check for that PUPHideNext.txt file. If that file exists, then the PuP-Pack won't start, and the PUPHideNext.txt file is deleted.
 ===== Option #3. Dual Boot Puppack by default custom parameters. ===== ===== Option #3. Dual Boot Puppack by default custom parameters. =====
-**To add the ability to use an alternate Rom with this Option <font inherit/inherit;;#e74c3c;;inherit>(SEE Option 4 Below)</font>** +**To Add the Ability to use an Alternate Rom <font inherit/inherit;;#e74c3c;;inherit>(SEE Option 4 Below)</font>**
- +
-Requires new 10.6 beta that supports custom parameters.+
  
 THIS IS AN ADVANCED METHOD where you use one VPX Table to load Either the BackGlass or Puppack. THIS IS AN ADVANCED METHOD where you use one VPX Table to load Either the BackGlass or Puppack.
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-In Game Manager on the Left Pick the Game and on the Right In <font inherit/inherit;;#e74c3c;;inherit>**Alternate Run Modes**</font> Put <font inherit/inherit;;#2980b9;;inherit>**NOPUP**</font>+In Game Manager on the Left Pick the Game and on the Right In <font inherit/inherit;;#e74c3c;;inherit>**Alternate Run Modes**</font> Put <font inherit/inherit;;#2980b9;;inherit>**NOPUP**</font>\\ 
 +See Sample Launch and Close Scripts Below
 <code> <code>
 Rem Put the next 2 lines above this line in your launch script and add this %ALTPARAM% Rem Put the next 2 lines above this line in your launch script and add this %ALTPARAM%
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 To use command line in new vpx 10.6 you need to pass **-c1 NOPUP** depending on a parameter or alt-run-mode. To use command line in new vpx 10.6 you need to pass **-c1 NOPUP** depending on a parameter or alt-run-mode.
 ===== Option #4. Using alternate Rom with Option #3 ===== ===== Option #4. Using alternate Rom with Option #3 =====
 +This option will change where VP (VPinMame) looks for the Rom By making a change in the Windows registry\\
  
-Make a altrom folder in your VPinMame folder and in that folder put the regular Rom+Make a <font inherit/inherit;;#e74c3c;;inherit>altrom</font> folder in your VPinMame folder and in that folder put the regular Rom\\
 Put the alternate Rom in the Rom's Folder Put the alternate Rom in the Rom's Folder
 +
 +In Game Manager on the Left Pick the Game and on the Right In <font inherit/inherit;;#e74c3c;;inherit>**CUSTOM2**</font> Put <font inherit/inherit;;#2980b9;;inherit>**ALTROM**</font>\\
 +See Sample Launch and Close Scripts Below
  
 <code> <code>
 Rem :Add next Line To Launch Script -- See sample Launch and Close Script Below Rem :Add next Line To Launch Script -- See sample Launch and Close Script Below
  
-if /I "[ALTMODE]"=="NOPUP" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\altrom%" /f)+ if /I "[CUSTOM2]"=="ALTROM" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\altrom%" /f)
 </code> </code>
  
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 Rem :Add next Line To close Script -- See sample Launch and Close Script Below Rem :Add next Line To close Script -- See sample Launch and Close Script Below
  
-if "[custom2]"=="ALTROM" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\roms%" /f)+ if /I "[CUSTOM2]"=="ALTROM" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\roms%" /f)
 </code> </code>
  
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 SET ALTPARAM= SET ALTPARAM=
 if /I "[ALTMODE]"=="NOPUP" (SET ALTPARAM=-c1 NOPUP ) if /I "[ALTMODE]"=="NOPUP" (SET ALTPARAM=-c1 NOPUP )
-if /I "[ALTMODE]"=="NOPUP" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\altrom%" /f)+if /I "[CUSTOM2]"=="ALTROM" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\altrom%" /f)
  
 START /min "" %VPXEXE% "[DIREMU]" -%FSMODE% -minimized -play "[GAMEFULLNAME]" %ALTPARAM% START /min "" %VPXEXE% "[DIREMU]" -%FSMODE% -minimized -play "[GAMEFULLNAME]" %ALTPARAM%
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 "[STARTDIR]LAUNCH\PUPCLOSER.EXE" WINTIT "Visual Pinball" 10 1 "[STARTDIR]LAUNCH\PUPCLOSER.EXE" WINTIT "Visual Pinball" 10 1
 Timeout /t 2 Timeout /t 2
-if "[custom2]"=="ALTROM" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\roms%" /f)+if /I "[CUSTOM2]"=="ALTROM" (REG ADD "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Freeware\Visual PinMame\globals" /v "rompath" /t REG_SZ /d "%E:\Visual Pinball\VPinMame\roms%" /f)
 </code> </code>
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