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ScummVM has also been ported to the Android platform.
 
ScummVM has also been ported to the Android platform.
  
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== Quick Start ==
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You can install the latest stable version from the Android Market. You need both the main 'ScummVM' app and the plugins for the engines corresponding to the games you want to use.
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The default input controls are touch-pad style (relative mouse movement). At the moment there is no configuration for this, sorry. As a temporary workaround, you can switch to direct touch mode by opening the Options dialog from the main menu, selecting the MIDI tab, toggling the "Mixed AdLib/MIDI mode" checkbox and restarting the application. See the 'Controls' section below for more details.
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You might also want to disable the Fullscreen setting (if you don't want your games stretched to cover your whole screen), and to change the Graphics Mode to 'Linear filtering' if you want higher-quality (but slower) scaling.
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Savegames are stored in the ScummVM directory on your SD card if possible.
  
 
== Controls ==
 
== Controls ==

Revision as of 12:49, 27 October 2011

android.png Android Port
Latest Released Version 2.1.1
Supported Audio Options MP3, OGG, FLAC, Uncompressed
Additional Webpage(s) None
Maintainer(s) gus
Packager(s) gus
Forum Port Forum
Status Maintained
First Official Version 1.2.0

ScummVM has also been ported to the Android platform.

Quick Start

You can install the latest stable version from the Android Market. You need both the main 'ScummVM' app and the plugins for the engines corresponding to the games you want to use.

The default input controls are touch-pad style (relative mouse movement). At the moment there is no configuration for this, sorry. As a temporary workaround, you can switch to direct touch mode by opening the Options dialog from the main menu, selecting the MIDI tab, toggling the "Mixed AdLib/MIDI mode" checkbox and restarting the application. See the 'Controls' section below for more details.

You might also want to disable the Fullscreen setting (if you don't want your games stretched to cover your whole screen), and to change the Graphics Mode to 'Linear filtering' if you want higher-quality (but slower) scaling.

Savegames are stored in the ScummVM directory on your SD card if possible.

Controls

5-Way navigation control / DPAD

   DPAD up/down/left/right: Mouse movement
   DPAD center: Left mouse button

Trackball

   Movement: Mouse movement
   Click: Left mouse button

Touchscreen

   The touchscreen can be used in two modes
   1) Direct mode
   2) Touchpad mode
   When in direct mode, the mouse cursor moves to the touched point on screen.
   In touchpad mode, the mouse cursor is independent of the touched point, it
   is moved relative to its current position - like on a touchpad.
   The port currently misses its own configuration dialog, the mode can
   be toggled with the "Mixed AdLib/MIDI mode" on the MIDI tab in ScummVM's
   own option dialog.
   Tap + movement: Mouse movement
   Tap without movement: Left mouse button click
   Tap held for >0.5s without movement: Right mouse button click
   Tap held for >1s without movement: Middle mouse button click
   Double Tap + movement: Drag and drop
   On devices supporting multitouch:
   Two finger tap: Right mouse button click
   Three finger tap: Middle mouse button click

System keys

   Back button: Escape
   Menu button: ScummVM menu
   Menu button held for 0.5s: Toggle virtual keyboard
   Camera or Search button: Right mouse button click