The Finest Hand-Selected Downloads
Individually reviewed & tested
Store News

D-Fend Reloaded 1.4.4

Easily organise and play your old DOS games with this powerful DOSBox front end

Operating Systems:
Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Alexander Herzog
Software Cost:
Date Updated:
01 August 2015
Downloads To Date:
English, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish, Turkish
Download Size:
15.30 MB

D-Fend Reloaded provides a graphical front end for DOSBox, that makes it much easier to use.

If you've ever tried to run very old software on a modern PC, particularly DOS games, then you'll know it can be a real problem. And while DOSBox can help in many ways, it will force you spend most of your time at the command line. D-Fend Reloaded can help out, though, every step of the way.

Setup is very easy, for instance. D-Fend Reloaded includes the latest version of DOSBox so there's no need to install it. But the program will use an existing DOSBox installation if you have it already.

D-Fend Reloaded comes with setup templates for around 350 popular games, allowing it to configure these for DOSBox entirely automatically. And if it doesn't recognise a particular program then a helpful wizard will walk you through the setup process.

It doesn't take long to build up a list of your installed games, then, which can be searched, sorted and filtered in any way you like, then launched at a click. But that's just the start. D-Fend Reloaded also creates folders where DOSBox can store screenshots, for instance, and these are also viewable from the program's interface, making it a perfect way to save and see all your favourite game moments.

And the program has a host of advanced features. It can be installed as a portable app on a USB flash drive, for instance; you can use ScummVM as an emulator, as well as DOSBox; you're able to manage both Windows and DOS games from a single interface; the program can create images from CDs or floppies that can be used as DOSBox drives, and more.

Version 1.44 brings the following (Changelog):

    - All path names in conf files stored in archive files are made relaltive.


D-Fend Reloaded is a simple and effective games manager that helps you avoid all the usual DOSBox complexities

Your Comments & Opinion

Related Downloads Other Downloads From This Category

Reliably run DOS games and other ancient software with this sophisticated emulator

Open Source

A portable game database/ launcher


Run simple DOS tools on the latest PCs


Ten classic arcade games for iOS for one low price

No Trial Available. Purchase Only

The classic towering block game for iOS


Help Santa to recover lost presents ready to deliver all over the world


 Childsplay is a collection of education and entertaining games for younger children.

Open Source
Secure & Tested Software
Instant Download 24/7
10+ Years of Service