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How to install a known application from disc or installer file
In order to install Windows applications you will first need to install Crossover Mac
You can watch this tutorial on YouTube
1. Launch Crossover Install Software
Double-click on the Crossover
icon in your Applications folder.
Click the Install a Windows Application
button to begin.
If you're installing a known Windows application from a disc CrossOver should recognize the disc and offer to install automatically.
2. Start the installer
The Install Software window will come up. Enter the name of the application and click ''"Continue"".
3. Proceed through the installation process
Crossover will download any necessary dependency packages. Leave the settings at defaults and install these packages.
After all the dependencies are installed Crossover will run the installer for your Windows application.
Keep the settings at their defaults, don't change the default install location, and continue on through the Windows installer.
If you see a checkbox to launch your application uncheck that option.
4. Close the installer
on Crossover's Install Software window.
5. Launch your application
You can now launch your application by double-clicking its icon.
Instructions for CrossOver Mac 14.x and earlier
Last modified on 2015-12-18 14:02:44
by Vince Lund
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