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Unlocking with Activation Code
Unlocking via Terminal
Unlocking with License Files
.debPackage on Ubuntu, Mint, or Debian
Download the CrossOver
.deb package from My Downloads. Right-click the
.deb file and Open With>Gdebi.
If you don't have Gdebi, you can install CrossOver from a terminal.
Open a terminal session and navigate to the directory containing the
.deb package. Then install CrossOver using apt:
sudo apt install ./crossover_22.0.1-1.deb
If CrossOver is already installed on your system, following the same steps upgrades CrossOver to the newest binaries.
.debPackage on ChromeOS
Once the installation is done Crossover will have an icon that you use in Launcher menu.
.rpmPackage on Fedora or RHEL
First, bring the system up to date:
sudo dnf update
sudo yum update
We recommend using the DNF package management tool to install Crossover on an rpm-based system as follows:
sudo dnf install http://crossover.codeweavers.com/redirect/crossover.rpm
If DNF is unavailable, use YUM or the RPM package management tool as follows:
sudo yum install http://crossover.codeweavers.com/redirect/crossover.rpm
sudo rpm -ivh http://crossover.codeweavers.com/redirect/crossover.rpm
For Fedora 30 users, additional packages may be required. Install the additional packages from Terminal as follows:
dnf install \ nss-mdns.i686 mesa-libGLU.i686 isdn4k-utils.i686 libgphoto2.i686 mpg123-libs.i686 openal-soft.i686 \ ocl-icd.i686 mesa-libOSMesa.i686 sane-backends-devel.i686 libxslt.i686 libnsl.i686 libnsl.x86_64 \ gstreamer1.i686 \ libxcrypt-compat
.bin) Package on Linux
The generic shell (
.bin) installer is universal and can be installed on most Linux systems. This installer doesn't download any needed dependency packages, so we recommend using the
.rpm package when possible.
.binfile to be executable.
$ chmod +x crossover.bin
From the CrossOver main menu, select Unlock CrossOver. Enter your codeweavers.com email address and password in the Unlock CrossOver) dialog box and click Unlock**.
If you received an activation code to unlock CrossOver, select Unlock CrossOver from the main menu and click Enter an Activation Code. Enter your information in the Enter Activation Code dialog box and click Unlock. CrossOver then creates your codeweavers.com account (from the information you entered) and attaches the activation code to your profile. You can also attach the activation code to your account on this webpage.
In the future, if you need to unlock CrossOver, follow the standard unlocking procedures. The activation code is only needed once.
To manually unlock CrossOver, open a Terminal and enter the following command:
$ sudo -H /opt/cxoffice/bin/cxregister