D-Fend Reloaded v1.4.0 Updated

Checker on 28 Jul 2014

D-Fend Reloaded makes it easy to run a wide variety of DOS-based programs and games on modern hardware. The program provides an easy, graphical environment for DOSBox, helping with the management of program details such as configuration and tweaking. The program also includes helpful configuration files and pre-sets for a variety of popular DOS games.

DOSBox is included in the installation.

System Requirements: WinAll
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
License: GPL
How to extract:
  1. Download and run the installer
  2. Select "Custom installation" and then "Portable mode" in the installer and extract to a folder of your choice
  3. Launch DFend.exe
Note: A PortableApps.com installer is also available. On the Download page, look in the "Other packages" section under "Other installation packages."
What's new?
  • When downloading game information now The Games DB (thegamesdb.net) can be used as data source, too.
  • DOSBox, ScummVM and Windows games can be set up to be started with admin rights. (This option is turned off by default and has to be enabled on the security page of the program settings dialog.)
  • When choosing "max" for the CPU cycles in the profile editor additionally a limiting value can be defined now.
  • The lists in the data package manager can be sorted now by clicking on the column headers.
  • Fix: When internet connection is cut during download of a package manager file the download dialog is not blcoking the whole program anymore.
  • Fix: Sometimes a video file was still clickable in the meda tab after being deleted from disk.
  • Fix: Viewing the DOSBox conf file fails when using a custom DOSBox installation.

9 comments on D-Fend Reloaded  The Portable Freeware Collection Latest Entries Feed

webfork 2012-09-20 01:52

Very impressed -- a very thorough front-end that unifies the various DOSBox tools available. Tons of features to enable all the old DOS oddities all in a smooth menu system.


billon 2013-03-17 00:51

Latest version: 1.3.3


billon 2013-11-01 01:38

Latest version: 1.3.5


smaragdus 2013-12-15 19:44

D-Fend Reloaded works fine on Windows 8. Excellent piece of software. Using it I can play my favourite DOS games again.


billon 2014-04-01 23:52

Latest version: 1.3.6


Checker 2014-04-02 17:15

@ billon: Thanks ... and updated ;)


smaragdus 2014-04-02 22:37

Great tool! Using it now I can play my favourite DOS game BlockOut by California Dreams on my Widnows 8 system.


smaragdus 2014-07-01 08:25

D-Fend Reloaded 1.4.0 is out.


Checker 2014-07-01 14:41

@ smaragdus: Thanks ... and updated ;)


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