Need help with ZDoom demos

A long, long time ago I recorded some Doom 2 multiplayer sessions played with, iirc, ZDoom. They are in .lmp format. Unfortunately I don't have doom2.exe, only the lame Doom95.exe
How would I go about re-playing these demos?

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I think you're screwed. I doubt those demos would be compatible with other source ports or versions of DOOM, and likely even incompatible with the current version of ZDoom. ZDoom is a horrible choice for demo recording.

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Yeah, if they're ZDoom demos, you'll probably need to reinstall the exact version that you recorded them under, and set it up exactly the same way; I've had ZDoom demos desync due to things as seemingly minor as changing screen resolutions. I'm not sure where you could find old binaries off-hand though, but I know they're out there somewhere.

On the off-chance that they're not ZDoom demos, you could try playing them back with PrBoom+, as it's generally the favored port for demo playback and recording.

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Crap. Precisely the kind of thing I didn't want to hear :)
It was actualy CSDoom that I used to play TCP/IP multiplayer.

LE: nope, it was ZDoom :(
Anyone know where I can find older versions? Tried the playdemo command, no luck.
At least I know the demos were all recorded in 99 so that should help me narrow down the correct version.

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Thanks! I am actually making great progress. I am trying to guess the ZDoom version going by the demo date. What makes it even more fun is that they are recorded in different dates. Luckily I only have 4 demos and I am trying to post them on YT for nostalgia's sake.
One of them from 99 I correctly identified the ZDoom version and the demo is playing great without sync issues.
Anyone know a player that used to go by the nickname Havoc?

Any free screen capture programs you recommend? I used to use FRAPS but it drops a watermark.

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Definitely having issues recording these demos. What do you guys use? Tried FRAPS, all I get is a black screen. Tried SnagIt, it corrupts the colors.

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Probably you need a video codec pack, like CCCP or K-Lite. (but don't use both at the same time!)

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What about ffdshow-tryouts? That would seem more serious than CCCP or K-Lite.

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Come to find out, FRAPS was actually recording just fine but when I was playing the movies back in VLC, it would only play the video recorded up to the point I'd launch the game. I could hear the audio, but only see the desktop. The videos play just fine in Windows Media Player. Go figure!

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Memfis said:

Probably you need a video codec pack, like CCCP or K-Lite. (but don't use both at the same time!)

I've always avoided codec packs. Installing codecs separately is a much better idea especially if you want to play around with video compression.

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