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    WineBottler Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to WineBottler for Mac and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Wine, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to WineBottler and ten of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to WineBottler are PlayOnLinux - PlayOnMac (Free, Open Source), CrossOver (Paid), Q4wine (Free, Open Source) and Wineskin Winery (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 15, 2022
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    WineBottler is an App to manage and wrap your Windows apps into convenient OS X apps. WineBottler helps you with running...
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      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.
      Most users think Wine is a great alternative to WineBottler.
    1. 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.
      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
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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      CrossOver allows you to install many popular Windows applications and games on your Intel OS X Mac or Linux computer.
    2. Q4Wine is a qt4 GUI for wine that will help you manage wine prefixes and installed...
    3. 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 you choose.

      Discontinued

      Hasn't been updated in over 6 years and doesn't work on most modern versions of macOS: https://sourceforge.net/projects/wineskin/, https://github.com/Gcenx/WineskinServer#wineskin

      Wineskin Winery vs WineBottler opinions
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      Winebottler uses functions of Wineskin to bundle apps, this is the original it's can be more work for a beginner but offers way more customization to the wrapper and later you can change the included Wine Engine without needing to remake the entire wrapper
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

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      Run Linux programs on macOS, a different Linux distro, or a different architecture.
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      PyWinery is a graphical, easy and simple wine-prefix manager which allows you to launch apps, explore and manage configuration of separate prefixes, graphically and faster than setting variables on linux shell.

      Discontinued

      Not updated for over five years: https://github.com/ergoithz/pywinery/commits/master

    4. Using Wineskin technology, Porting Kit is a PaulTheTall.com app that can install games and apps compiled for Microsoft Windows® in Mac OS X. It has access to a server where we store WSI files for more than 300 games, which can be installed by any Porting Kit user.
    5. Run your Windows applications on OSX without the need of buying a Windows license.

      Discontinued

      The application has not been updated for almost three years, and also, judging by the reviews, does not work on the latest versions of macOS: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/winonx-64/id421346233

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      PCE is a collection of microcomputer emulators. At the moment it contains three emulators:
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