Boing Ball  Amiga Emulator FAQ

Updated 17 March 2018

Amiga Emulator Downloads

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1. Emulator Programs


WinUAE for Windows or WINE
Current version is 3.6.1 (04.03.2018)

Beta: English Amiga Board
Download: WinUAE, PPC Plugin

winuae help

WinUAE Help file
Current version is 2.2.15 (03.02.2018)

Download: WinUAE Help


FS-UAE (Fengestad UAE)
Current version is 2.8.3 (2.9.7 dev)

Download: FS-UAE




Current version is 1.13

UAE4Droid :
Droid4All2 :



Raspberry Pi UAE

Website: Raspberry Pi site:
Download: Pi UAE

e uae

Current version is 2.8.1b1

Amigrave PUAE:
Old Website:
Download: Source, OS X bin



Version: 0.5.2
Frontend for Mac OS X E-UAE

Download: Hi-Torro

Pocket UAE

PocketPC UAE
Current version is: 21.01.2006

Website: Pocket Insanity
Download: PocketPC UAE


Amiga emulator for DOS
Version 0.75d

Web page: DOS UAE FAQ
Download: DOS UAE


Palm Treo    

myUAE for Palm
Amiga emulator for Palm OS 5 or later
Version: 0.91

Download: myUAE


UAE for Wii
Amiga emulator for Nintendo Wii
Version: 9

Download: UAE for Wii

Playstation 2

UAE for Playstation2
Amiga emulator for Playstation 2 console
Version: 0.8.25

Download: UAE

UAE for Dreamcast

UAE for Sega Dreamcast and Dingoo
Version: RC3

Download: Sega UAE

Sony PSP

UAE for Sony PSP
Version: 0.72

Download: PSP UAE

X Box 360

UAE for Microsoft X-Box
Version: 0.81

Download: UAEX



Version: 0.5.2

Download: WinFellow


AROS (AROS Research OS)
AmigaOS for x86 systems.
Aros Vision 68k:


Power PC Emulators

SoftPear Website:
QEmu Website:
Download: PearPC


ChipTune Workbench Simulator

Website: Chiptune

Morphos for SAM, Pegasos, Power Macs.

Download from


2. Amiga Forever DVD or Online Edition

Amiga Forever is a complete Amiga emulation package for DOS, Windows, Mac, Linux or Android systems which includes the files
needed to run AmigaOS, applications and games and comes in the following Editions:

Value edition

Amiga Forever Value Edition

Buy and Download for 9.95 EUR

Plus Edition

Amiga Forever Plus Edition

Buy and Download for 29.95 EUR

Premium Edition

Amiga Forever Premium Edition

Buy for 49.95 EUR

Amiga Explorer

Amiga Forever Amiga Explorer

Try or Buy for 14.95 EUR

UAE Essentials

Amiga Forever Essentials for Android

Google Play Store for £1.79

OS disks

Downloadable Media pack (Workbench 1.3, 2.0
and 3.1 and Relokick with extras)

Buy AmigaForever Media for 9.95 EUR

OS 4.1

AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition (Classic PPC)

Buy from Cloanto or AmigaKit

OS 4.1

AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition for SAM, Pegasos, X1000 and AmigaOne.

Buy from AmigaKit


Enhancer Software


Amiga OS 4.1 Enhancer Software.

Buy from AmigaKit.

The cheapest is the Value Edition for as little as 9.95 EUR and 95 MB, which includes Kickstart and Workbench 1.3 and 3.x,
an easy setup menu system, KX Light, Gallery, Amiga Explorer, Personal Paint and the Windows Emulator program.

Next up is the Plus Edition , 29.95 EUR, which includes all the Kickstarts and Workbenchs, plus 100s of games and demos and gallery to try, KX Light and a bootable Plus CD.

Finally, the Premium DVD (49.95 EUR) version also includes some popular Amiga Software, a complete Workbench hard disk setup including latest Kickstart, Workbench 3.9, PPaint, MPEG videos of Jay Miner's speech, Commodore launch and the Deathbed Vigil (last days of Commodore), Amiga Explorer network program plus 100s of games and demos to try.

To check it out and get your copy visit Amiga Forever. For a local store visit AmigaKit (UK), AmigaKit (US) AmigaKit (EU), and Cloanto (Italy)

History of the Amiga video was donated to Cloanto by myself from a 1992 video by Devware Inc.

3. Workbench Install disk

UAE Bench

UAE Bench
Version 5.0
Free cutdown Workbench for Amiga emulators

UAE Install

UAE Install
Version 1.2
Hard disk installation tools for AmigaOS


4. Disk Copying, Installing and Network transfer software

* Download ADF Blitzer program for reading and writing ADF images using a graphical frontend.
* Download ADFRead from for copying Amiga disks to PC disks using Windows NT/2000/XP.
* To transfer files, between PC/Mac/Amiga, try the Easy ADF with a PCMCIA Adapter from Amikit.
* Download Cloanto's Amiga Explorer for network transfer between PC and Amiga. No software is required on the Amiga side.
* Download Disk2FDI program which will read Amiga Disks and write it to a FDI format image for use with Winuae.
(Two floppy drives required).
* Download NComm or Term terminal emulators for Amiga file transfers over serial network.
* Download MSH to read and write PC disks on your Amiga (Workbench 2).
* Download WarTrans for network which works with AmigaBasic and a terminal program on the PC side.
* Download WHDLoad for installating games and programs from floppy disk to hard disk.
* Download RunADF for running OCS/ECS game on AmigaOS 4.
* Download WHDLoad to UAE tool for running games from AmigaOS 4.
* Download glUAE to run classic Amiga software on AmigaOS 4.
* Download EasyUAE to provide a useful GUI frontend for E-UAE on AmigaOS 4.
* Download RunInUAE for another GUI frontend for E-UAE on AmigaOS 4.

5. Software for Amiga

* Aminet (Ger.), Aminet US and OS4Depot have the biggest collection of software which includes loads of utilities, demos, drivers, pictures, MODs and games which are freely available. You will need the LHA program from the util/arc folder to extract the archives.
* Software Package Add ons. There are loads of dedicated web sites with games, utilities and other files to run on your Amiga. For add on software for Winuae visit AmigaSYS or Amikit. Also, try the Green Amiga Alien Guide. For more Amiga sites visit my Misc Links.
* For Games, try Amiga Land, AMI Sector One, AGDB, HOL, Planet Emulation, S.P.S, and Back2Roots. Also, try Factor 5, Vulcan, Cinemaware, Sodan, Llamasoft and FreeCiv. More news and links at AmigaFlame.
* Retailers. Visit Amigakit,Fore-matt, PageStream, AirSoft, APC-TCP. More dealers can be found at AmigaWorld and Amiga Org.
* Commerical and shareware software: SASG (MUI), DiscreetFX, Digital Universe, Hollywood, PPaint, Alinea (StormC, AmigaWriter, Pagestream, ArtEffect).
* Web Browsers: AWeb, IBrowse, Netsurf (AmigaOS 4), Netsurf 68k, OWB, Odyssey, Timberwolf.
* Open Source/Free. There is plenty of open source or free amiga software. For example:YAM, JAmiga, Video Toaster, Basilisk II, AmIDE, EaglePlayer, Jabber, Scout, AmigaAMP, VBCC, MUI Base, Odyssey Web Browser, etc.
* Other Emulators. For Macintosh try Shapeshifter , Basilisk or Fusion. For 8 bit Commodore machines such as the Pet, Vic 20 and C64 try C64 Forever. For the ZX Spectrum try ZXAM, Spectrum etc. For other platforms try MESS. For PC try PC-Task or PCx.
* Development. Amiga Developer CD, and Amiga OS 4 SDK files.
* Amiga Unix. Amiga AMIX, Linux/m68k, Linux Apus (PPC), NetBSD, Minix.

6. Hardware for Amiga/PC


Catweasel Mk 4 Plus

Floppy controller for PC to read/write multiple disk formats including Amiga 880K/1760K disks.




Amiga A500 type computer with 68000, Kick rom, MMC card, VGA slot, Mouse/Joystick ports.



A-Eon X1000 Nemo

Amiga X1000 motherboard with PA Semi Dual-core PA6T-1682M, PowerISA, 4x RAM slots, 10 USB 2, PCIe, GB network, RS232, SATA.


X5000 motherboard

A-Eon X5000 Cyrus+

Amiga X5000 computer with 64 bit PowerPC dual-core 2.00 GHz CPU.


X5000 information

X5000 resellers

A1222 motherboard

A-Eon A1222 Tabor

Amiga A1222 motherboard with P1022 PPC processor, 64 bit DDR3 SODIMM, x16 PCIe, 2 x SATA 2.6 controllers, HDMI 1.3 ,2 x USB, 2 x Ethernet,

Preview of A1222
Blogspot preview of A1222

Due Winter 2017.


New Amigas (Power PC and AmigaOS 4.1)

* Sam 440, 460ex, 460ep, and 460cr from AmigaKit or ACube Systems.
* AmigaOne X1000, X5000, A1222 from A-Eon.

7. Archivers for Amiga/PC

* Download X-Arc (requires MUI) for Archiving needs on Amiga.
* Download lha for lha and lzh archives on Amiga (self-extracting).
* Download DMS for diskmasher images on Amiga (self-extracting).
* Download lzx for lzx archives on Amiga.
* Download Archivers for Amiga for other formats.
* Download 7Zip for PC or Amiga to unarchive ZIP, LHA, LZX, GZIP etc archives.
* Download UnRAR for RAR files on Amiga.
* Download Stuffit Deluxe or Express for Macs or PCs.

8. Other files for Amiga Emulator (any version)

* gb2 Keyboard file for Winuae.
* Pure Basic interpreter.
* AmiBlitz (or Blitz Basic) compiler.
* Ace Basic from Aminet.

9. Information, documentation and other things

* For hardware information, see the Big Book of Amiga Hardware, Amiga Schematics.
* For game information, see the Obligement, Hall of Light and the Amiga Games that Weren't database.
* For Amiga OS 3.9 FAQ, see Official AmigaOS 3.9 FAQ .
* For Amiga history and famous uses, see Famous Amiga Uses.
* For Amiga Music collections see Amiga Music Collection.
* For Fun stuff, try ChipTune website.
* For Amiga development, see my Programming page.
* For hardware and repair, see manuals from
* For Amiga Magazines, see Commodore (Amiga) magazine, Amiga Future archives.
* For Magazine coverdisks, see Amiga Format disks.
* The Amiga Basic programming reference can be found at Amiga-Manuals.
* Access to archived web pages: Freiburg Linux UAE, Amiga University.

10. Installation Instructions

* Amikit Installation Step by Step
* Winuae Installation Step by Step
* Workbench Installation F.A.Q.
* Application and Driver Installation F.A.Q.

11. Linux and Macintosh FAQs

* Winuae and Wine F.A.Q.
* Linux PUAE and E-UAE F.A.Q.
* Macintosh E-UAE/Hi-Torro F.A.Q.
* Macintosh and Linux FS-UAE Launcher F.A.Q.
* Windows FS-UAE Launcher F.A.Q

12. Winuae, Amiga Explorer FAQs

* Winuae Configuration F.A.Q.
* Winuae Disk Images, ROMs, and File Transfer F.A.Q.
* Winuae Interface F.A.Q.
* Amiga Explorer F.A.Q.

AmigaDOS Command List

AmigaDOS Error Codes

AmigaBasic Reference

Guru Meditation Codes

Workbench F.A.Q.

C64 Forever F.A.Q.

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