Toy Story

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Toy Story
Toy Story cover
Developers
Traveller's Tales
Publishers
Disney Interactive Studios
Release dates
Windows October 31, 1996
Taxonomy
Series Toy Story
Toy Story on HowLongToBeat
Toy Story on IGDB
Toy Story guide on StrategyWiki
Toy Story on MobyGames
Toy Story on Wikipedia
Toy Story
Subseries of Pixar
Disney's Animated Storybook: Toy Story 1996
Toy Story 1996
Toy Story 2: Buzz Lightyear to the Rescue 1999
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command 2000
Toy Story Mania! 2010
Toy Story 3: The Video Game 2010
Toy Story: Smash It! 2013
Toy Story Drop! 2019

Key points

This game is difficult to start on modern machines. See Issues fixed for workarounds.
Uses a higher quality Red Book audio soundtrack than the console versions.
Inferior to the console versions due to floatier controls and less content.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\TOYSTORY.CFG[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\TOYSTORY.CFG[Note 1]

Video[edit]

Screen options
Screen options

Input[edit]

Keyboard configuration
Keyboard configuration

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Window menus are controlled with the mouse, but in-game menus are not.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
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[edit]

Music and sound effects can be turned on or off.
Music and sound effects can be turned on or off.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Effects, CD Music.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Red Book CD audio
On Windows, CD music might not play correctly; see the troubleshooting guide for solutions.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Game will not install[edit]

Error message: This app can't run on your PC. To find a version for your PC, check with the software publisher.
Use winedvm
  1. Download and extract winedvm for windows.
  2. Run otvdmw.exe.
  3. Navigate to SETUP.EXE on the CD and click Open.

Unable to link to KERNEL32.DLL![edit]

Use an unofficial patch
  1. Download and extract Toy Story Fix.
  2. Go to <path-to-game>, and delete or rename TOYSTORY.EXE.
  3. Place the new TOYSTORY.EXE in <path-to-game>.

Could not load WinG![edit]

This game requires a graphics dll file that is not included with newer versions of Windows.
Install WinG32.DLL
  1. Download and extract this .zip file.
  2. On 64-bit OSs place WING32.DLL into Windows\SysWOW64. On 32-bit OSs place it in Windows\System32 instead.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 3.1
Processor (CPU) Intel 486DX2 66 MHz
System memory (RAM) 8 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 MB
Sound (audio device) 8-bit sound card
Other Double-speed (2x) CD-ROM drive

Notes

  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).

References