View Full Version : Installing need for speed most wanted on wine

February 24th, 2008, 03:00 AM
I know its an old game but i have wine set up the right way and it dosent

February 24th, 2008, 03:03 AM

Read this and still lost. I have a copy just dont knw what to do from there,

Wine is up to date.

February 24th, 2008, 03:07 AM

March 13th, 2008, 10:54 PM
i think u have to dll files first
u cn get them from herehttp://www.dll-files.com/dllindex/dll-files.shtml?d3dx9_26
try it

July 15th, 2008, 10:25 PM
Try this manual: http://www.linux-gamers.net/modules/wiwimod/index.php?page=HOWTO+NFSMW

November 3rd, 2008, 08:02 AM
I also have a current installation of wine (1.1.7) and have been trying to install Need For Speed Most Wanted. I found the linux-gamers manual with a simple google search and followed it.

The installer works just fine with one exception. This game is packaged on 4 CDs. The first cd is already copied to the hard drive and the installation launches just fine. When it asks for disk 2 I put it into my first DVD drive. Then it copies over those files. When it asks for disk 3, I try to remove disk 2, but the computer refuses to do so. So I use my second DVD drive and that works and it copies over the files. When it asks for disk 4, I have no more empty DVD drives to put it in. Also, the computer insists that both of the other cdroms are currently in use and it refuses to unmount them.

I think the next thing I'm going to try is making iso's of disks 2-4 and then try to use a virtual cdrom of some sort.

So, MantinoX, have you been successful with this yet? If so, how did you manage your way around this problem?