Desktop Hacker version 1.20

The more complicated and/or technical features and sections are marked with the /!\ symbol.

  1. Running Desktop Hacker (Start here)
    1. Starting a game
    2. Interrupting with the hot-keys
    3. Forking
    4. Reserving memory and screen memory
    5. /!\ The disassembler
    6. /!\ Configuring the interface
    7. /!\ Breakpoints
  2. Using the in-game features
    1. Slowing down (and speeding up)
    2. Saving the game state
    3. Saving screenshots
    4. /!\ Ripping graphics
    5. /!\ Ripping music
    6. /!\ dHInfo
  3. Finding cheats
    1. Searching for values
    2. Narrowing a search
    3. Searching for text
    4. Compares
    5. /!\ List processing
    6. /!\ Searching for references
    7. /!\ Advanced searching
  4. Putting the cheats into action
    1. Altering words
    2. Making a cheat module
    3. Using a cheat module
    4. /!\ Altering instructions
    5. /!\ Altering registers
  5. /!\ Technical stuff
    1. /!\ Writing code for Desktop Hacker
    2. /!\ Format of saved game files
    3. /!\ Format of list files
    4. /!\ Internationalisation
    5. /!\ History of Desktop Hacker

ajc@doggysoft.co.uk
23rd April 1998