How do I upload/run mupen64 to my retropie 3b?
sniktun last edited by
I have just bought my first ever retropie (3b) and am trying to play zelda ocarina of time however for a large portion of the game none of the scenery renders and it is unplayable. I have the latest march release retropie image from the website which I burned onto the SD card but I have heard of forums that the game runs flawlessly with lr-mupen64plus and an output resolution of 320x.
I have no idea how to do the above, is mupen64 not as standard with emulationstation? how can I get mupen64 on my retropie and then select it when trying to play the game?
I can't seem to find any forums explaining this, perhaps because it is too basic? im a complete noob, done next to no programming and never had a pie before. Any help would be greatly recieved!
ortsac last edited by
@sniktun To have a better idea of your situation, first please read this first: https://retropie.org.uk/forum/topic/3/read-this-first. Post back the information it asked.
simonster last edited by
Don't worry, we all have to start somewhere.
First of all, when you load the game, it says to configure press a button. If you press a button here, it will take you to the options to change which emulator it uses.
I think Mupen64-Glide is normally the default. lr-mupen64plus is not the same as Mupen64, it is the RetroArch port of mupen64 and uses a different video driver.
If you want to add extra emulators to the system, the easiest was to do it is from the RetroPie-Setup in the retropie menu. This is also where you can update the emulators to the latest supported version.
If you need further assistance, I would suggest completing the details in https://retropie.org.uk/forum/topic/3/read-this-first so that we have all the information on your setup.