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Install a known application from an installer file
In order to install Windows applications you will first need to install Crossover.
1. Launch Crossover Install Software
Double-click on the Crossover
icon in your Applications folder.
Click the Install a Windows Application
button to begin.
2. Select your application
Search for and select your application from the Install Software list.
Expand the Select an installer
section and click on Choose Installer File...
Navigate to and select the .exe/.msi installer for your program. Usually it's in your Downloads folder.
Highlight the file and click on Use this installer
And now click Install
3. The installation process
Crossover starts by downloading necessary dependency packages. Approve the installation of these dependencies.
After the dependencies are loaded the installer for your application will appear.
Go through the installer for your Windows application. Follow all of the defaults and don't change the default install location.
If you see a checkbox to launch your application uncheck
on Crossover's Install Software window.
4. Launching your program
A Finder window should appear with the app launcher icon for your program.
Or you can double-click your application's icon in Crossover.
Last modified on 2015-12-10 14:24:46
by Andrew Balfour
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