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Re: Is coolrom safe?

Posted by DerpySnake on .
Unless it's a DOS rom, which comes WITH exe files that you shouldn't try to open by themselves.
But yeah, if it's just an EXE then it's a very clear sign that you've been to the shady part of town.



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In reply to: Re: Is coolrom safe? posted by Pent on .
It used to be my ROM site of choice back in the early 2010s, but currently it's a load of rubbish. Most of the downloads are in exe format which is a clear indication of a virus, as the exe file installs the ROM on your PC but also brings viruses with it.
If you download a rom from a site but it's in exe format, delete it.