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Nov 30, 1999, 12:24 PM
 
What Mac program wil open a windoze .exe program?
     
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Nov 30, 1999, 01:56 PM
 
.exe is a application or exeucutable. You need a windows emulator such as realpc, or softwindows, or virtualPC www.connectix.com

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Dec 6, 1999, 01:59 PM
 
Of course, the .exe could also be a self-executable compressed file like some game addon/mods for many PC-centric (but not only, like Quake 2)games.

And some are pointless, silly little programs. Not even worth the effort of double-clicking on them.

Or a virus. Whee.

And some are legitimate applications, which won't work without some serious gymnastics o your Mac's part.


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