DCVG5K v2 : Philips, Radiola, Schneider VG5000 emulator

DCVG5K v2 is a VG5000 emulator created by Daniel Coulom (mail to danielcoulom at gmail dot com).
DCVG5K web site is dcvg5k.free.fr.

Picture © 2005 - Vincent Coulom


DCVG5K v2 emulates :

User interface comes with two languages : English and French.

Technical tips

DCVG5K v2 is a free software.



DCVG5K v2 should run on every PC with a Pentium II or better processor, with an audio adapter, a decent video adapter, running Windows or Linux 1998 or newer release. It also runs on other platforms. The list of compatible systems will be added here, depending on the users feedback.

Tested with : linux win32 Wii            To be tested with : macos macosx amigaos beos freebsd irix netbsd openbsd qnx solaris riscos wince and more...

All platforms

win32 Windows

Dcvg5k.exe executable file comes with dcvg5k. It doesn't need to be compiled. Just double-click the dcmo5.exe filename to run dcvg5k. A shortcut may be added to the Desktop or to the Task Bar. Please note : SDL and SDL_ttf libraries must be installed. SDL.dll and SDL_ttf.dll files may be stored in dcvg5k folder, or in any other folder searched for executable programs, ie c:/windows/system32.

linux Linux

Install SDL and SDL_ttf library, Z80 and dasmZ80 sources as explain in 'All platforms'. Compile dcvg5k with the makefile coming with the distribution. Open a terminal in dcvg5k folder and execute a 'make' command.

wii Wii

Ported by David in august 2013
Sources : source_Wii
Binaries to be put to SD card apps folder : binaire_Wii

macos Mac-OS

To be continued...


User Guide

Start dcvg5k with the suitable command, depending on your operating system. With Windows, for instance, you can double-click dcvg5k.exe filename or use a shortcut.

Emulator commands

All emulator commands are done through menu bar at the top of the program main window.


VG5000 commands

Look at 'Manuel d'utilisation du VG5000' (in French).

manuel vg5000

VG5000 game and program commands

Download user guides from VG5000 software page.