CodeWeavers Releases CrossOver 8.0
Written by Michael Larabel in WINE on 16 June 2009 at 10:21 AM EDT. 4 Comments
CodeWeavers has announced the release this morning of CrossOver 8.0. This software, which is based upon Wine and allows users to run their favorite Windows applications on Mac OS X or Linux, features several prominent improvements in this major update. CrossOver 8.0 has been in beta for a few months now and among the newly supported programs are Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 and Intuit's Quicken 2009. Adobe Photoshop CS2 is now also officially supported by CodeWeavers.

Beyond the newly supported programs, there are also enhancements within the support for Microsoft Office 2003/2007, Outlook, Apple QuickTime 7, and other similar programs. Some of the core improvements to CrossOver 8.0 include better 64-bit support, improved copy and paste, KDE fixes, and more.

The CrossOver 8.0 release announcement can be read at CodeWeavers.com.
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.

Related WINE News
Popular News
Trending Reviews & Featured Articles