Run the VBA Emulator in Background

Edited by Lukward Thomason, VisiHow, Eng

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Steps

  1. 1
    Let's open up the emulator by double clicking it
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  2. 2
    Then click "File."
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  3. 3
    Then click "Open."
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  4. 4
    Then open the game
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    In this case we're using Pokemon
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    Now as you can see, the window is active
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    We can hear the sound
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    And we can move the character. But if we click elsewhere, let's click on the desktop, we cannot hear music now and we cannot control the character, which means that the emulation is frozen.
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  8. 8
    To change this, we need to simply click "Options."
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    Then click "Emulator."
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  10. 10
    Then untick "Pause when inactive window."
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    By default, this is ticked
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    Let's untick it and then click on the desktop. We can no longer her the music, because it won't distract us, but we can control the character.
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This concludes our tutorial on how to make the VisualBoyAdvance emulator active in the background. Thank you for watching VisiHow! If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comments section below.

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Recent edits by: VisiHow, Lukward Thomason

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