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need help to unzip a file into a bottle and run
Nicholas S
Nicholas S
Posted 2019-04-01 00:21
Hello, iM very new at this and just started using crossover for my windows games on my mac. i have an old iMac running OS X 10.10.5.
basically what i am trying to do is unzip a file and run it using crossover that doesn't have a setup file, its unzip and go. can anybody explain to me how i would do this using crossover?
Anna Lasky
Anna Lasky  Staff Member
Posted 2019-04-01 13:43
Hi Nicholas,

If you haven't already found them, we have some basic tutorial videos linked here.  It sounds like you might want to start with the "Install a known application from disc or installer file" tutorial and see if the game you are trying to run is already in our database -- it will show up when you start typing in the installation window if it is.  If not, you can use this tutorial instead.  

If the game installer is inside of a zipped file, you can try double-clicking on the zip file in the Mac Finder to unzip it.  Depending on the file type, you might need a separate program to unzip the files.

I hope this points you in the right direction.

Thanks,
Anna

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