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How to install another copy of the program via PlayOnLinux?

under a new prefix

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Listic Tuesday 19 May 2020 at 8:42
ListicAnonymous

I would like to install another copy of Windows game via PlayOnLinux for testing and experimenting, under a new Wine prefix. How do I do that?

  • PlayOnLinux 4.2.12 (from standard Ubuntu repositories)
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (64 bit)
  • 32 bit prefix (don't know why, supposedly the game runs well under it?

The game is Hearthstone, it runs satisfactorily well, but I forgot how exactly I installed it and would like to experiment under a new prefix.

Edited by Listic

booman Wednesday 20 May 2020 at 23:26
booman

I always do a "manual installation"

  • Click Install
  • Install a non-listed program
  • create a new virtual drive
  • name the virtual drive
  • Select a version of Wine
  • Configure Wine
  • Install Packages
  • Install game

Edited by booman


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