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after installation, game won't find mounted game iso

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pyq Wednesday 4 January 2017 at 23:29

Hi and happy new year everyone!

I just installed Casino Empire through the games mounted iso image (which I had created on another computer because the laptop I use doesn't have a dvd drive). Everything works fine, but when I try to launch the game I get a message that the cd cannot be found. Is there a way to tell POL to use the mounted iso (like it did for installing the game)?



booman Wednesday 15 March 2017 at 16:13

You don't have to use an .iso to play it in PlayOnLinux

Try extracting the game folder into your virtual drive:

/home/username/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/casinoempire/drive_c/Program Files/

Then create a new shortcut to the exe from that virtual drive.  You should be able to launch the game now... of course if you have all the dependencies installed

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pyq Saturday 16 January 2021 at 16:20

It's been some time, but sooner or later I always come back to the good old games lol.

Do you mean, I should install the game via PlayOnLinux, then using that game folder (/home/username/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/casinoempire/drive_c/Sierra) of that installation and copy it to /home/username/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/casinoempire/drive_c/Program Files/, then in "Configure" make a new shortcut to /home/username/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/casinoempire/drive_c/Program Files/Casino Empire/CasinoEmpire.exe?

It doesn't work, I'm still being asked for the CD.

What dependencies do I need? How do I know, which I need?

DrM1173 Sunday 17 January 2021 at 18:07

At and about making your program detecting the mounted ISO.