When you try to install a Windows application on iMac or MacBook computers, you will get an error because you cannot run Windows-compatible software on a Apple computer. The file extension for programs on the Mac is
.dmg. On Windows, the extension of the programs is .exe. How to Install the Windows Software (EXE) on Mac
You can use
and Wine to run Windows on Apple’s macOS operating systems. After you install PlayOnMac on a Mac, you can install and use any Windows program. PlayOnMac
In our previous posts, we installed PlayOnMac and Wine on macOS.
In this article, we will install a Windows software using PlayOnMac on macOS systems.
NOTE: You can also install and run a Windows program or game on macOS Catalina 10.15 by following the steps in this article. How to Run Windows Programs and Games on macOS
To run Windows software without installing a Windows operating system on a Mac, you need to download and install PlayOnMac on your computer.
First, click on the image below to install PlayOnMac on macOS Mojave.
After installing PlayOnMac, please follow the steps below to run a software files on Mac.
Open PlayOnMac and click
Install a program. Step 2
Install a non-list program. Step 3
Read the description in the PlayOnMac notification window and click
Next. Step 4
Select Install a program in a new virtual drive and click the
Next button. Step 5
Type the name of the Windows program that you will install on your system and click
Next. Step 6
If the program to be installed is 32 Bit or 64 Bit, select the relevant option in the following window and click
Next. Step 7
When Wine Mono Installer opens, click Install to download the required packages for applications that require the
. Net Framework Step 8
To download the required packages for embed applications, click the
Install button as follows. Step 9
Browse button to select the Windows program you want to install. Step 10
Select Notepad ++ and click the
Open button. Step 11
After the Notepad installation starts, select the language you want to use and click
OK to continue. Step 12
Do not run it after installing Notepad ++. Uncheck Run Notepad and click
Finish. Step 13
To create a shortcut for Windows program, click the shortcut icon of the program you are installing and click
Next. Step 14
Type a name for the Notepad application, and then click
Next. Step 15
Select the option I don’t want to make another shortcut and click
Next. Step 16
After successful installation of Notepad on Mac, close
PlayOnMac. Step 17
After double-clicking on the Notepad shortcut on the macOS Mojave desktop, the Wine Explorer program will open. To run Notepad, double click on Notepad in Wine Explorer.
After you have successfully installed Windows-compatible Notepad on a Mac, you can examine the program from the image below.
How to Install Windows Software on Mac ⇒ Video
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