make a PC program into a mac program

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by Ndog921, Aug 27, 2010.

  1. Ndog921 macrumors newbie

    Aug 27, 2010
    is it possible to take a program made from a PC and make it run on a mac?
    without crossover (it never works)
    its not a complex program but it never works from me:(
  2. lewis82 macrumors 68000


    Aug 26, 2009
    Totalitarian Republic of Northlandia
    You'll have to use software as Parallels, or VMWare. They let you run Windows on top of OS X. This way the programs will run natively, with minimal performance loss.

    The two I mentionned work the best, but there is also the free option of Virtalbox. Note that this kind of virtualization software requires a valid licence of Windows.
  3. Ndog921 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Aug 27, 2010
    i cant really get those (no money)
    and like i said crossover doesnt work for me
    okay well thanks for the help i guess :(
  4. ianray macrumors 6502

    Jun 22, 2010
  5. Jethrotoe macrumors regular

    May 24, 2009
    Somewhere over there.

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