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 On starting, EmuTOS will scan and mount all Atari-compatible partitions on IDE storage devices and SD cards, and will launch the GEM desktop environment. ​ System-friendly Atari TOS software should run well.  If a program bypasses the operating system to obtain access to the Atari hardware, it will fail.  To run such programs, you need an Atari emulator like the ones listed on [[:​software_library:​emulation:​computers|this page]]. On starting, EmuTOS will scan and mount all Atari-compatible partitions on IDE storage devices and SD cards, and will launch the GEM desktop environment. ​ System-friendly Atari TOS software should run well.  If a program bypasses the operating system to obtain access to the Atari hardware, it will fail.  To run such programs, you need an Atari emulator like the ones listed on [[:​software_library:​emulation:​computers|this page]].
  
-EmuTOS can be used as a stub to run [[..freemint:​|FreeMiNT]],​ a much more powerful Atari operating system that can run modern Atari software.+EmuTOS can be used as a stub to launch ​[[..freemint:​|FreeMiNT]],​ a much more powerful Atari operating system that can run modern Atari software.
  
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