How to run Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light in a window (sort of)
Make sure that the game is set to run in a resolution lower than your monitor’s resolution (right‐click its entry in Steam and choose Setup Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light).
Extract the downloaded archive (which will be called something like
v2_02_98_build.rar) to a new folder.
GoL2.dxw to somewhere, e.g. the DxWnd folder.
An older version of
GoL2.dxw is also available:
GoL.dxw. Only use it if
GoL2.dxw doesn’t work. When imported, it will show up as GoL.
dxwnd.exe in the DxWnd folder.
Click the File menu, then Import ..., and choose
Click the newly added Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light entry, then the Edit menu, then Run.
If nothing happens, you may have the game installed in a nondefault location. Click the Edit menu, then Modify, and adjust Path to the correct value. On this screen, you can also adjust X and Y to change where the game window will appear.