Donald Duck: Goin' Quackers

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Donald Duck: Goin' Quackers
Donald Duck: Goin' Quackers cover
Ubisoft Casablanca
Ubisoft OpenSpace
Release dates
Windows November 9, 2000
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Donald Duck
Subseries of Disney
Donald Duck's Playground 1985
Donald's Alphabet Chase 1988
Maui Mallard in Cold Shadow 1996
Donald Duck: Goin' Quackers 2000

Key points

Released as Donald Duck: Quack Attack in Europe.


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
DRM details are not known

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %WINDIR%\Ubisoft\ubi.ini[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Data\SaveGame[Note 1]

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Use dgVoodoo 2.
4K Ultra HD
Use dgVoodoo 2.
Field of view (FOV)
Use dgVoodoo 2.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use dgVoodoo 2.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Use dgVoodoo 2.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Use dgVoodoo 2.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Use dgVoodoo 2.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Use Rayman 2 Input Fix or Goin' Quackers Input Fixon modern systems.
Full controller support
Some commands, such as pausing, are not bound to controller buttons.
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
No subtitle toggle in option menu. In-engine cutscenes have subtitles, while FMVs do not. Tutorials have no voiceover at all.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Brazilian Portuguese
Desired language can be chosen when booting the game, but only some will be available depending on which language was used in the installer. It is recommended to pick the same language in the installer as you wish to play the game in.

Issues fixed[edit]

Game won't start on Windows 10[edit]

Change a hex value in the game executable
  1. Download and install a hex editor, such as HxD.
  2. Make a backup of <path-to-game>\Donald.exe.
  3. Open Donald.exe in a hex editor, and find, "esadecimal values", the value at address 00048205.
  4. Change the aforementioned hex value, which should read 00 10 00 00 50 E8 11 FF FF FF 83 C4 0C, into 6E 5F 5C 00 FF 15 C0 54 5C 00 83 C4 04, and save the file.

Blurry low-resolution textures[edit]

Use dgVoodoo2
  1. Download and extract the latest version of dgVoodoo2.
  2. Copy the contents of MS\x86 as well as dgVoodooSetup.exe into <path-to-game>.
  3. Run dgVoodooSetup.exe as an admin.
  4. Click the .\ button at the top of the window.
  5. Click the DirectX tab and select your desired resolution.
  6. Disable the dgVoodoo Watermark option, if you wish.
  7. Click Apply and close the window.
  8. Run Donald.exe as an admin.

Unstable frame rate[edit]

Use Donald Duck Patcher[citation needed]

Other information[edit]


Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium II 166 MHz
System memory (RAM) 32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 3D accelerated, 16 bit
4 MB of VRAM
DirectX 8 compatible
Other 12x CD-ROM drive


  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).