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drtnwolf

[SOLVED] ROMS Only not working (Extension is set in HyperHQ)

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Folks,

I already have a cab I built three years ago working and has done without any issues.

Building a new one, and I am having issues with the ROMs Only filter in HyperHQ.  It isn't working... no games listed and simply reverts back to the main wheel after attempting.  I have farted around with the settings (extensions and wheel checkboxes) after watching vids and searching the forums, but still have not had any luck.  I installed Hyperspin 1.3.3 and updated to 1.4.15.

If I can't get it working, I will simply copy my 3 year old install over to the new machine.

MAME.ini settings
[exe info]
path=
rompath=D:\Hyperspin\ROMs\MAME
userompath=true
exe=
romextension=rar|zip|7z <-------- should be separated by commas not pipes
parameters=
searchsubfolders=true
pcgame=false
winstate=HIDDEN
hyperlaunch=true

[filters]
parents_only=false
themes_only=false
wheels_only=false
roms_only=true

Directory Output of ROMs directory:

 Directory of D:\Hyperspin\ROMs\MAME

04/23/2017  07:46 PM    <DIR>          .
04/23/2017  07:46 PM    <DIR>          ..
04/23/2017  07:46 PM           315,138 gaunt2.zip
04/23/2017  04:57 PM           165,063 punchout.zip

Logfile Output

07:47:28 PM |  HyperSpin Started 
07:47:28 PM |  Going FullScreen 
07:47:28 PM |  Checking for updates 
07:47:28 PM |  Update Check Complete 
07:47:28 PM |  Startup program unavailable 
07:47:28 PM |  Playing intro video 
07:47:29 PM |  Error intializing joysticks 
07:47:29 PM |  Menu Mode is multi 
07:47:29 PM |  Loading Main Menu.xml 
07:47:29 PM |  Main Menu.xml successfully loaded 
07:47:30 PM |  Main Menu wheel loaded successfully 
07:47:31 PM |  Loading MAME.xml 
07:47:31 PM |  roms_only is true, checking files 
07:47:31 PM |  No roms found and roms only is true 

07:47:31 PM |  Loading Main Menu.xml 
07:47:31 PM |  Main Menu.xml successfully loaded 
07:47:32 PM |  Main Menu wheel loaded successfully 
07:47:35 PM |  Exit program unavailable 
07:47:35 PM |  Quiting Hyperspin 
07:47:35 PM |  Bye! 

 

MAME.xml excerpt for Gauntlet II and Punch-Out

<game name="gaunt2" index="" image="">
        <description>Gauntlet II</description>
        <cloneof></cloneof>
        <crc></crc>
        <manufacturer>Atari Games</manufacturer>
        <year>1986</year>
        <genre>Maze</genre>
        <rating>AAMA - Yellow (Animated Violence Mild)</rating>
        <enabled>Yes</enabled>
    </game>
 

<game name="punchout" index="" image="">
        <description>Punch-Out!!</description>
        <cloneof></cloneof>
        <crc></crc>
        <manufacturer>Nintendo</manufacturer>
        <year>1984</year>
        <genre>Sports/Boxing</genre>
        <rating>AAMA - Yellow (Animated Violence Mild)</rating>
        <enabled>Yes</enabled>
    </game>
 

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1 minute ago, agent47 said:

Extensions need to be separated by commas not pipes.

Yup.  Just figured that out when I heard my gmail ding me from your reply.

Thanks for the quick response.

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