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Run Windows Software on Mac and Linux the Simple Way

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CrossOver enables all Mac and Linux users to run Windows software and games without the need for a Windows operating system license! With CrossOveryou have immediate access to thousands of Windows applications otherwise unavailable without a Windows license. Whether you’re a Mac user wanting to play Pro Evolution Soccer or a Linux user needing Microsoft Office 2010, CrossOver is for you!

CrossOver is the best of both worlds -- Windows software on your Mac without needing to reboot your machine or run a complicated virtual machine. Just double-click on your Windows programs as if they were regular Mac apps and you're up and running!

Setting up CrossOver is an easy one-time process. Simply insert a disc containing your Windows program or double-click it’s installer .exe file and CrossOver will fire up and install the Windows program into itself. And that’s it. You’re all ready to run your Windows program.

So don’t get upset there’s no Mac or Linux version of your app, get CrossOver instead!

This promotion includes the following:
CrossOver for Mac v14 ($59.95)
CrossOver for Linux ($59.95)

Review Written by Derek Lee
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Chris Is there a version for PC which runs MAC programs on a PC? At the top it says it is for MAC & PC. If not, is there a program like that out there which is as easy as this to use?

May 7 at 12:35am Copy Link
govertz Here on BDJ you say this will work for Linux and Mac, but on your website you only say it's for Mac, is it for Linux too?
Are there known Windows software that won't run under Crossover?
If Crossover can run any Windows software on a Ubuntu installation, I'll buy, it would be the perfect setup.
May 7 at 1:26am Copy Link
Peter User Will Crossover run *any* Windows application on Linux, or do you have to select the application from a list of "Crossover-enabled" programs?
May 7 at 6:55am Copy Link
Jana S CrossOver runs Windows programs on Mac and Linux. We do not have a product at this time that runs Mac programs on Windows PC.
CodeWeavers - May 7 at 7:03am Copy Link
Joe McCormick Will the Windows program that can be installed in Linux run as fast as they do in Windows?

What about Windows programs that have a license to run on one computer.

I have some programs that take a footprint of my computer and know if it is being installed and run more times then the license will allow.

Will another license be needed, or does your program somehow circumnavigate the need for registering the program?
May 7 at 7:03am Copy Link
Jana S We have CrossOver for both Mac and Linux. You can find the Linux information at https://www.codeweavers.c...ver-linux/

To see if your Windows program will run with CrossOver on Mac and Linux please visit our compatibility database at https://www.codeweavers.c...atibility/
CodeWeavers - May 7 at 7:05am Copy Link
Jana S Joe- It varies by application but generally we run near native speeds and sometimes better.

CrossOver doesn't circumvent the registration process for any application. Running an application in CrossOver is still running it and the user will need to follow the software's licensing guidelines.
CodeWeavers - May 7 at 7:10am Copy Link

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