This menu will allow you to install emulators.
Selecting "All Recommended" will download and install the recommended and supported emulators listed. Each supported system has an emulator which can be configured by RoM-Jacket. Many other emulators are available for installation and some systems offer wizards for alternate emulators.Caveats:
This emulator is fully integrated into RoM-Jacket. All of RoM-Jacket's supported consoles compatible with RetroArch are configurable for use with it.
Defaults to C:\Emulators\Mess\romsUnsupported consoles follow the custom console paradigm using the Mess command line syntax, eg:
RoM-Jacket's supported consoles compatible with Mess/UME are
preconfigured for use.
This menu item allows you to select dependencies to install
This will install DirectX and all Visual C++ dependencies.
RoM-Jacket can automatically install this program through the command-line which will NOT install the included toolbar or any additional software.
The Daemon Tools program is needed for the SSF Sega Saturn
emulator, the UNZ FM-Towns emulator and may be required for any
emulator which cannot directly read cd/dvd image files. Mounting disc images with Daemon Tools is desireable for users who wish to switch disks reliably as well as through the command-line.
Open the Daemon Tools program.
If you do not have a SCSI drive in the list, add a SCSI drive.
Right click on the new drive icon.
select Device Paramaters
Uncheck Auto insert notification
Many emulators require these runtimes
Installs and Updates DirectX libraries
RoM-Jacket preconfigures emulators and joystick profiles (XPadder and antiMicro) for the XBox 360 button-number layout.
This installs the XBox 360 Joystick drivers from Microsoft. These are needed for Windows Vista and 7. Install these if you're not using Windows XP or Windows 8x - 10.
This installs the SCP Wrapper for Sony Dualshock joysticks.
This is the most reliable and easiest way for DS3/4 users to use their joysticks in Windows 7/8x-10.
DS4Windows is a Sony DualShock 4 driver for windows. It is installed however the configuration of this driver is left to the user.
This installs the Better DS3 program which is a simple and easy interface to use for the MotioninJoy Drivers.
Caveats: Many of Rom-Jacket's supported emulators leverage "Helper" programs to assist in automating the launching of ROMs
This menu item will allow you to download and install bios files.
This menu allows you to select a file or archive containing bios files. RoM-Jacket can detect BIOS files by name and via a HASH check. Files and archives may also be added by dragging and dropping the file or archive onto the "Bios-Folder" icon located on your desktop.
This menu allows you to provide a URL You can specify a torrent, magnet, ftp or http URL. Files will be downloaded to your bios folder.
This menu has downloading options for RoM-Jacket.
This feature is in an experimental stage and no repositories are directly supported.
ROM-repositories can be added from community-generated lists and from internet sites for various incarnations of ROM sets as defined by: