Kawaks is an arcade emulator for Windows environment. This works with the latest Windows 10 environment. v1.65 is not the latest version but is the version that works with the ROMs we provided on this website.
Windows 10 Installation Guide :
Step 1: Download WinKawaks.full.zip from the link below:
Step 2: Extract and copy the content in WinKawaks.full.zip to your desired location.
Step 3: Copy the arcade ROMs into the “\WinKawaks\roms”
Step 4: For Win 10 users, it is required to add a registry to solve an issue with directx problem. Start your command prompt and type regedit.
Next, add the record below into the registry using regedit:
“xxx\WinKawaks1.65\WinKawaks\WinKawaks.exe”=”$ DWM8And16BitMitigation Layer_ForceDirectDrawEmulation”
Step 5: Now, double click WinKawaks.exe to start the emulator.
Step 6: Click files –> Load and next click “Rescan all” for all available games.
Step 7: Next, double click on the available games to start the game.