To use the Advance Projects in DOS and Windows you have to download one of the binary packages. For Linux, Mac OS X and other platforms you must download the source package and compile it.

Good starting points are the build.txt and install.txt documentation files.

You can download all the previous versions from SourceForge.

AdvanceMAME, AdvanceMESS and AvanceMENU

AdvanceMAME, AdvanceMESS and AvanceMENU are distributed toghether in the 'advancemame' package.

FileDescription
advancemame-3.0.tar.gz The complete sources for GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, DOS and Windows.
advancemame_3.0-1_armhf.deb Raspbian/Raspberry Pi binary for ARM (hard float).
advancemame-3.0-dos-x86.zip DOS binary for x86.
advancemame-3.0-windows-x86.zip Windows binary for x86.

You can download a full rom set working with AdvanceMAME with this torrent.
The samples for 'batsugun', 'dogyuun', 'ghox', 'samesame', 'tekipaki', 'vfive' and 'vimana' are available at mediafire.

AdvanceMENU can use static snapshot images PNG/PCX/ICO, animated shapshot clips MNG and sounds WAV/MP3. They aren't required but are very useful to remember games.

The following is a collection of of MP3/MNG files that it's mostly derived from the CrashTest collection with some addition.

Note that this is a collection of .MNG files, and not of .AVI files. To see them, you need a a program supporting this format, like AdvanceMENU.

FileDescription
advancesnap-1.0-pack1.zip Collection of MP3/MNG files for AdvanceMENU
advancesnap-1.0-pack2.zip Pack2
advancesnap-1.0-pack3.zip Pack3
advancesnap-1.0-pack4.zip Pack4
advancesnap-1.0-pack5.zip Pack5
advancesnap-1.0-pack6.zip Pack6
advancesnap-1.0-pack7.zip Pack7
advancesnap-1.0-pack8-akafox.zip Pack8

You can find a good snapshot collection at progettoSNAPS.

AdvanceSCAN

FileDescription
advancescan-1.18.tar.gz The sources for GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, DOS and Windows
advancescan-1.18-dos-x86.zip DOS binary for x86
advancescan-1.18-windows-x86.zip Windows binary for x86

AdvanceCOMP

FileDescription
advancecomp-1.23.tar.gz The sources for GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, DOS and Windows
advancecomp-1.23-dos-x86.zip DOS binary for x86
advancecomp-1.23-windows-x86.zip Windows binary for x86

License

The sources of the AdvanceMAME projects are released under the GNU GPL license.