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#1
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
Links_LS_1.10.sit (53.34 MB)
MD5: 28442fc991afcfe72f186f5cb34e333c
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
#2
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
links_ls_mac_cd1.zip (497.83 MB)
MD5: 9903055ddd3ea386a533ab75f012396e
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
#3
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
links_ls_mac_cd2.zip (550.60 MB)
MD5: cf9bfd54b66bc378149dc6ab5b9237b3
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
#4
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
links_ls_mac_cd3.zip (498.87 MB)
MD5: 074c4126ee9fec027e31e42d6a72ece4
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
#5
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
links_ls_v111_updater.sit (1.08 MB)
MD5: 820d959e2df7e32dddb28aa0bfdf0552
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
#6
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
Links_Pro_and_Links_LS_Courses.zip (195.78 MB)
MD5: d62211cb25777f56b8558333cdd6c451
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
Emulation
Guides on emulating older games

Links LS is the successor to Links Pro.

The 1st download is a preinstalled copy of Links LS v1.10.
The 2nd/3rd/4th downloads are the original CD-ROMs for Links LS v1.10.
The 5th download is an updater to version 1.1.1, which "allows 640x480 resolution, offers greatly improved network and modem play, and improves stats and player info."
The 6th download is the complete collection of additional courses that were distributed by Access Software on disks. To use the additional courses, simply copy them into the 'Courses' folder of your Links LS installation.

Also part of the Links series: Pro, 5-Course Libraries, LS 2000, 2001 (Championship Edition)

Compatibility
Architecture: PPC

Minimum Requirements

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Bob_Schmitkinberg's picture
by Bob_Schmitkinberg - 2018, March 30 - 2:43am
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Fantastic golf game!

Runs great on actual hardware (a Macintosh PowerBook G3/250 MHz, 1024x768) in Mac OS 9.2.2.

To install courses from the file "Links_Pro_and_Links_LS_courses.zip," do the following:

1. Unstuff/unzip "Links_Pro_and_Links_LS_courses.zip." Depending on what you used to extract the files, the extracted .sit files should appear in a "Links_Pro_and_Links_LS_courses" folder.

2. From within the "Links_Pro_and_Links_LS_courses" folder (or from wherever you extracted the .zip file), unstuff *only* the Links LS course .sit files. Some of the other Links LS compressed files have file extensions other than .sit (i.e., .s, .si, or no extension), but each file in this archive does expand. If you click a file icon and OS 9 can't figure out what to do with it, just run Stuffit Expander independently, and then select "File-->Expand..." from the Stuffit menu.

--Expanding the Links LS .sit files will reveal *.CRX (course files), *.ENV (environment files), *.ANI (animation files), and a single *.SND (sound) file.

3. Place the *.CRX files and any associated *.ENV files directly into the "Data" folder. As you will discover, there is no "courses" folder in the Links LS installation folder, and simply creating a "courses" folder within the Links LS folder, and then copying the course files to it does not work.

3. For the animations (*.ANI), place them in the "Ani" folder

4. place the LINKS.SND file in the "Data" folder.

I have not yet found a way to convert the Links Pro courses so that they will work in Links LS. If someone has that solution, please post if able. I tried the course CD from the Links LS pro page, and it works momentarily, but it asks for a "courses disk 2."

Kitchen2010's picture
by Kitchen2010 - 2015, July 23 - 12:09pm

I have added the Links LS directory from MacsRUS' archive.