How to Install Wine on macOS System on Mac PC

This article shows you how to set up Wine (Wine-Crossover) to run Windows programs and games on macOS Monterey 12 on Mac computers with Apple Silicon M1, M2, or Intel processors.

You usually cannot run a Windows program on a Mac computer. Still, you can install an EXE or MSI program using software such as Wine, Wineskin, Winebottler, PlayOnMac, or Crossover.

Crossover is the application where you can use Office or another Windows program most smoothly in your macOS operating system. Still, most users do not prefer this software because it is paid.

You can install software developed using Wine infrastructure and presented on GitHub source on your PC and use any 32 Bit or 64 Bit application you want.

You can follow this video tutorial or the steps below to use Wine on your M1 or M2 Mac computer.

Step 1: You can install Wine software differently or quickly from the Homebrew source. First, install Homebrew on your PC by visiting the website below. Homebrew may take time to install, depending on your Internet connection speed. So, wait for the Xcode tools to be downloaded and installed. Next, Homebrew will be downloaded and installed.

/bin/bash -c "$(curl -fsSL"

Step 2: After successfully installing Homebrew on your system, download and install Wine from GitHub via the brew command.

brew install --no-quarantine gcenx/wine/wine-crossover

Step 3: After successfully installing Wine, open Applications and run the application. You can see some helpful information about Wine when the terminal window opens.

How to Install Windows Software

Step 1: Download software that can run on Windows to your Mac, and then double-click the setup file.

Step 2: When the program’s installation wizard opens, set the display language and other settings and complete the installation.

Step 3: When you want to rerun the program after closing it, use the relevant command specified in the video guide.

How to Uninstall Wine

Step 1: Go to Applications, move Wine Crossover directly to the trash, and empty it.

Step 2: Open the terminal and run the brew command below to unmount some directories.

brew uninstall gcenx/wine/wine-crossover

Step 3: If you want to delete Homebrew from your system, run the command below in the terminal.

/bin/bash -c "$(curl -fsSL"

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