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1.1. CodeWeavers CrossOver Mac Installation

Install CrossOver on MacOS to run Window's Applications on your Mac without having a Window's License.


1.In your internet browser, go to https://www.codeweavers.com/crossover

2. Purchase or sign-up for a free 14 day trial of CrossOver Mac

3. After you purchase or sign-up for CrossOver Mac, a download should begin. With your CodeWeavers account you can also go to "My Downloads" and find your purchased products where you can click on and download your copy of CrossOver.

4. Click on the downloaded zip file and make sure 'Open with' (Archive Utility (default)) is selected. Click OK.

** If you have a newer Mac with an Apple made processor(Not an Intel Processor) you will receive a prompt to install "Rosetta". Rosetta enables Intel-based features to run on Apple Silicon Macs. More information about Rosetta can be found HERE **

5. The zip file will expand and be placed in your 'Downloads' folder in "Finder" on your Mac

6. After the download is finished, your 'DOWNLOADS' folder should open with CrossOver selected. You can also manually open the "Finder" application and navigate to the 'DOWNLOADS' folder to find CrossOver. 'Click' on the CrossOver file.


7.A prompt will appear asking if you are sure you want to open the file.  Click 'OPEN'

8.Another prompt will appear. Go ahead a Click 'Move to Applications Folder'

9. After CrossOver is installed and placed into the "Applications Folder" CrossOver will ether automatically open up, or you can navigate to your "Applications" and click on CrossOver to open it.

You can then begin to install Windows Applications from their respective websites.

CodeWeavers software is a suggestion from StarreSoft to use to run StarreSoft software on MacOS. StarreSoft software has been tested with CodeWeaver's CrossOver for Mac.

To purchase a copy of CrossOver - https://www.codeweavers.com/

CodeWeavers CrossOver Mac Support:  https://www.codeweavers.com/support/wiki/mac/mactutorial

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