Initial Setup:

    • Download the C64.emu.zip file below (last updated for version 1.5.58+ with VICE 3.6.1 files)

    • Select the file via Options -> System -> VICE System File Path -> Select Archive File

C64-specific Options:

    • Main menu

      • ROM/Disk/Tape Control: Manually insert or eject various image files, additional device controls will appear here in future updates

      • Apply Quick C64 Settings: Select between 4 common video and disk drive emulation settings with a single command

      • Swap Joystick Ports: Needed depending on which port a specific game uses

    • Video Options

      • Crop Normal Border: When Border Mode is set to "Normal", try to crop as much of the border area as possible with affecting the aspect ratio, doesn't affect video timings

      • Border Mode: Set the C64 borders emulation (resets emulation when set)

    • Audio Options

      • SID Engine: Set SID chip emulation mode, FastSID or ReSID (sounds better and uses more CPU power)

    • System Options

      • C64 Model: Select between various NTSC/PAL models to emulate (resets emulation when set)

      • True Drive Emulation (TDE): More accurate but slower disk access

      • Autostart Handles TDE: Enables TDE automatically during the initial disk load if it's not already

      • Autostart Fast-forward: Fast-forwards emulation during initial disk load