Software on Your
Mac & Linux
Sierra compatible CrossOver Mac 16 is the easiest way to run Microsoft Windows software on your Mac without buying a Windows license, rebooting or using a virtual machine. CrossOver Mac makes it easy to launch Windows programs natively from the dock, and integrates macOS functionality like cross-platform copy & paste and shared file systems to your Windows applications.
CrossOver Mac runs Windows productivity software, utility programs, and games all in one application. And without the overhead of a virtual machine, programs and games can run as fast or faster than they would under a Windows operating system.
CrossOver Linux 16 is the easiest way to run Microsoft Windows apps on Linux without buying a Windows license, rebooting or using a virtual machine. CrossOver Linux makes it easy to launch Windows apps natively on the desktop, and integrates Linux functionality like cross-platform copy & paste and shared file systems to your Windows applications.
CrossOver Linux runs Windows productivity software, utility programs, and games all in one application. And without the overhead of a virtual machine, programs and games can run as fast or faster than they would under a Windows operating system.
CrossOver Android Preview
The CrossOver Android preview will let you run Windows software on Intel-based Chromebooks and Android tablets. Seamlessly run full- featured Windows software that is not available in the Google Play store alongside mobile apps. Run Windows utility software like Quicken and Microsoft Office, or DirectX games, like Wizard101. Games from your steam library will run with CrossOver Android at native speeds. Get rid of remote sessions and multiple devices! With CrossOver Android you’ll only need one device to run your Windows programs and mobile apps.
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Run Windows Applications
Just run the CrossOver software on your Mac or Linux machine as you would any native application and get access to your favorite Windows programs with ease.
One Click Installation
CrossTie is a major step forward for CrossOver's customers, because it makes installing Windows applications drop-dead simple.
Windows Software Runs at Native Speed
No bogged down, choppy performance. Windows programs run seamlessly on your Mac or Linux to give you the full Windows experience on your preferred OS.
Seamlessly Integrates with
Your Desktop Environment
CrossOver provides cross-platform copy & pasting and access to your files under either environment.
Full access to our hands-on technical support team included with your purchase, we’re here to help.
13 June 2017 by James Ramey
One of the questions that I often get when talking with developers looking to port their Windows applications to the Mac or Linux platform is ‘where is the best place to distribute my newly ported software?’. It’s a logical question. If you make an investment in your Windows application / game / utility in porting to another platform, you’d naturally like to maximize the return on that investment. And ideally, you’d like to maximize as quickly as possible.
To start, there is no ideal solution for distribution. Just like in selling to Windows’ users, it takes research combined with time, effort, and energy to drive revenues. And while there are significantly fewer applications / games / utilities for Mac…