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WineBottler Alternatives

WineBottler is described as 'App to manage and wrap your Windows apps into convenient OS X apps. WineBottler helps you with running Windows programs on OS X' and is a compatibility layer tool in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WineBottler for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Wine, Windows and BSD. The best alternative is Wine, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WineBottler are Proton, PlayOnLinux - PlayOnMac, Bottles and CrossOver.

WineBottler alternatives are mainly Compatibility Layer Tools but may also be Virtualization Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of WineBottler.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Wine

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    Wine

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD

    Wine is a free, open source application for running Windows software on operating systems that are normally not supported. With Wine, you can install and run these applications just like you would in Windows.

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    Most users think Wine is a great alternative to WineBottler.
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    Proton

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Steam

    Proton is a tool for use with the Steam client which allows games which are exclusive to Windows to run on Linux kernel operating system. It uses Wine to facilitate this.

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    PlayOnLinux - PlayOnMac

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Wine
    • FreeBSD

    PlayOnLinux is a graphical frontend for the Wine software compatibility layer which allows Linux and Mac users to install Windows-based video games, Microsoft Office (2000 to 2010), Microsoft Internet Explorer, as well as many other applications.

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    PlayOnLinux - PlayOnMac vs WineBottler opinions
    Most users think PlayOnLinux - PlayOnMac is a great alternative to WineBottler.

    It's an open source software, and is pretty intuitive to work with

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    Bottles

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Bottles is an application designed for elementary OS (but works on all GNU/Linux distributions), which helps in managing wineprefix.

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    CrossOver

    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Chrome OS

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

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    Portable Virtualbox

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Portable-VirtualBox is a free and open source software tool that lets you run any operating system from a usb stick without separate installation. It unpacks and adjusts the paths and configuration of VirtualBox so it will run portably.

    Discontinued

    It has not been updated since 2017 and does not work with any version of Virtualbox beyond v5.1.22.

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    Darling

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Run macOS applications on Linux.

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    Q4wine

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Wine

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

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    bochs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • AmigaOS
    • MorphOS

    Bochs is a highly portable open source IA-32 (x86) PC emulator written in C++, that runs on most popular platforms. It includes emulation of the Intel x86 CPU, common I/O devices, and a custom BIOS.

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  10. Goldberg Emulator

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Steam

    Steam emulator that emulates steam online features. Lets you play games that use the steam multiplayer APIs on a LAN without steam or an internet connection.

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