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Gioacchino87

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demulshooter plugin
« on: April 15, 2020, 09:17:02 PM »
hi guys!

i'm going to build two lightgun with this guide

http://forum.arcadecontrols.com/index.php?topic=161189.0

in few words, when i choose the rom, i need to start demulshooter.exe over the emulator, from command prompt to gesture the lightgun

here an example of the command:

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DemulShooter.exe -target=[target] -rom=[rom] [options]


here the wiki of demulshooter https://github.com/argonlefou/DemulShooter/wiki

there is a feature that i can launche two program after i choose a rom/game?

or i can set up with a combination of (like) hotkey with and addictional software?

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Re: demulshooter plugin
« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2020, 11:19:36 PM »
hi guys!

i'm going to build two lightgun with this guide

http://forum.arcadecontrols.com/index.php?topic=161189.0 9apps

in few words, when i choose the rom, i need to start demulshooter.exe over the emulator, from command prompt to gesture the lightgun

here an example of the command:

Code: [Select]

DemulShooter.exe -target=[target] -rom=[rom] [options]


here the wiki of demulshooter https://github.com/argonlefou/DemulShooter/wiki

there is a feature that i can launche two program after i choose a rom/game?

or i can set up with a combination of (like) hotkey with and addictional software?

Looks pretty good. Is the module up yet?
« Last Edit: May 05, 2020, 12:25:43 AM by Kasey00 »

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Re: demulshooter plugin
« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2020, 12:29:29 AM »
I'm looking for a way to automatically swap PortA between Lightgun and Controller per game when launching from my frontend (Maximus Arcade). I already have the games separated out per system (Naomi and Dreamcast). Maybe separate .ini files? How does that work?

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Re: demulshooter plugin
« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2020, 07:18:22 AM »
@ all
different ideas:

>use UtilityMenu Plugin:
create batch-files with pre-configured settings/commands or try direct start of commands.

start AM > press TAB key > Plug-ins > enable and edit UtilityMenu plugin > set Item 1 Command to batch-file1 > Item 2 Command to batch-file2 > and so on

before starting game, press UtilityMenu button and start the batch-files or direct start of commands


>external script
use an external script software like Autohotkey, Autoit, and so on.
the script should wait for hotkey input and starts your desired parameters


>start different scripts along with emualator
for example start OpenBOR and wait_for_ESC.exe

executable           cmd
args                 /c cd C:\attract\EMU\OpenBOR\[name] & start OpenBOR.exe & start C:\attract\EMU\OpenBOR\wait_for_ESC.exe
rompath              C:\attract\EMU\OpenBOR

or start direct with romfile-name:
C:\attract\my_exe.exe [name]


use Plugin, that starts before emulator starts and get romfile-name
according to the documentation, it appears that romfile names are used

see enclosed .nut



@ roundcubeone
do not know maximus arcade.
probably it works complete different, because you are here on attractmode frontend forum.
so help and suggestions for Attractmode are maybe do not work?

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