Alternatives to Wine for all platforms with any license

Platforms

Desktop

Mobile

Indie / Classic

Other Platforms

  • PlayOnLinux (PlayOnMac) icon

    PlayOnLinux (PlayOnMac)

    PlayOnLinux (PlayOnMac at http://www.playonmac.com ) is a tool to help Linux (and Mac) users run games and programs for Windows on Linux (or Mac), via the use of (as a front-end for) Wine. Few games are compatible at the moment and it...

    Open Source Mac Linux Wine

  • CrossOver icon

    CrossOver

    CrossOver allows you to install many popular Windows applications and games on your Intel OS X Mac or Linux computer.

    Commercial Mac Linux

  • Q4wine icon

    Q4wine

    Q4Wine is a qt4 GUI for wine that will help you manage wine prefixes and installed applications

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD Wine

  • Wineskin Winery icon

    Wineskin Winery

    Wineskin is a tool used to make ports of Windows software to Mac OS X. The ports are in the form of normal Mac application bundle wrappers. It works like a wrapper around the Windows software, and you can share just the wrappers if...

    Open Source Mac Wine

  • WineBottler icon

    WineBottler

    WineBottler is an App to manage and wrap your Windows apps into convenient OS X apps. WineBottler helps you with running Windows programs on OS X. It helps you to: - Manage your windows app; - Wrap the Windows apps into OS X...

    Open Source Mac Wine

  • Porting Kit icon

    Porting Kit

    Install Windows Games in Mac OS X natively and easily and for free with Wineskin technology.

    Free Mac

  • Vineyard icon

    Vineyard

    Vineyard is a collection of tools and libraries designed to make managing Windows programs on Linux easier.

    Open Source Linux

  • WinOnX icon

    WinOnX

    Run your Windows applications on OSX without the need of buying a Windows license. Well, you even do not need to install Windows. Just download WinOnX and you are ready to go within 2 minutes. No need to install Windows or a...

    Commercial Mac

  • ExaGear - Windows Emulator icon

    ExaGear - Windows Emulator

    Currently optimized for ARM Chromebooks, ExaGear Windows Emulator allows you to run full-function versions of Windows PC applications directly on Chromebooks and ARM-based Android devices with a connected keyboard and mouse.

    Commercial Android Chrome OS

Wine Comments

Generally seems to work better based on how old the exe is. ...

Comment by UncleNinja
about Wine Jun 2011

Generally seems to work better based on how old the exe is. The older it is, the better it will run.

I haven't really gotten much to run well in Wine, though. The Wine team has done an amazing job, however! Carry on! :)

Reply