Is there some trick installing a .exe file using Wine?
bilwalsh at swbell.net
Thu Jan 22 02:55:26 GMT 2009
John DeCarlo wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 1:43 PM, Steven Vollom
> <stevenvollom at sbcglobal.net <mailto:stevenvollom at sbcglobal.net>> wrote:
> I have been watching a poker program on late night TV, 2am. They
> suggest I
> can play for free with playmoney. I downloaded the package, which is
> an .exe, but I don't know how to install it. Can you help me.
> You don't need the command line, if you find that confusing.
> Click on "FullTiltPoker.exe" - if "Wine" is installed, it will invoke
> it and install it for you. Then it should show up in your menu, under
> Or, to be safe, go into the installer and search on "wine" and install
> it, if not installed.
> John DeCarlo, My Views Are My Own
In my experience with Windows programs if it is properly installed in
WINE it will put an icon on your desktop.
Be aware that not all Windows programs will run in WINE [ winehq,org ].
I've had some pretty good luck but................
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