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How do you run 2 instances of Prime 95?

I open the program, and then try opening it again, but it will only open one window at a time?


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You need two copys of the prime folder. Run an instance from each directory. When you open up prime go to the Advanced tab and choose "affinity" and set each one to each core.
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I've never had that work. However, I could create two shortcuts on the desk top, then you'd right click the shortcut->properties->target, then you add " -A0" on the end minus the quotation marks SO... it should appear like this

"D:\\Program Files\\prime95\\PRIME95.EXE" -A0

(Bold used to emphasize the space and addition. )

That was copied and pasted DIRECTLY from the line. Then, for the second shortcut, you make it look like

"D:\\Program Files\\prime95\\PRIME95.EXE" -A1
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You can avoid all of the above by downloading Orthos
    
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