Frequently Asked Question
While Argon will attempt to match games, to ensure your game is available in Argon, the
following extensions are recognized for games:
- Atari 2600 - .a26
- Atari 5200 - .a52
- Atari 7800 - .a78
- Atari 8-Bit - .xex / .car
- Atari Lynx - .lnx
- ColecoVision - .col
- Intellivision - .int
- Nintendo NES - .nes
- Vectrex - .vec
My Library (sideload) games are available to Argon subscribers. At this time (June 2022, sideloading is available on Nvidia Shield Android TV devices. Other Android TV boxes will be added as testing verifies.)
Argon > Settings > My Library
Select the folder that contains the files you want to add to Argon. Selecting the "Downloads" folder is not possible because of Android's Storage Access Framework security permissions. A folder and its subfolder inside Downloads or another folder can be selected.
Multiple folders can also be selected.
Finally, in the main UI, tap on the selection menu and select "From My Library"