How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint / Ubuntu

Here’s how to install and play Angry Birds in Linux Mint / Ubuntu:

1. Issue the following command at the terminal -

sudo apt-get install playonlinux

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

2. When prompted, select ‘<Ok>’ on the ‘TrueType core fonts for the Web EULA’ screen.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

3. Select ‘<Yes>’ to accept the ‘TrueType core fonts for the Web EULA’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

4. After the installation is complete, click on ‘Applications>Wine>Programs>Accessories>Notepad’ to verify if Wine has been installed properly.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

5. Wine will perform the initial configuration and start the notepad application. If notepad starts without any errors, Wine has been installed and configured properly on your system. Close the notepad application.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

6. Now, click on ‘Applications>Games>PlayOnLinux’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

7. Click ‘Forward’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

8. PlayOnLinux will update it’s application list. Once the application starts, ignore the message about the updated version and click ‘Install’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

9. Now click on ‘Install a .pol package or an unsupported application’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

10. Select ‘Manual installation’ and click ‘Next’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

11. Manual installation wizard will start. Click ‘Forward’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

12. Select ‘Install a program in a new prefix’ and click ‘Forward’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

13. Now, type in a name for your application and click ‘Forward’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

14. Click ‘Forward’ without selecting any option.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

15. A Wine prefix will be created for your program. Click ‘Forward’ when done.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

16. You’ll be prompted to select the installation file. Click ‘Browse’, select your installation file (Angry Birds installation file for Windows in this case) and click ‘Open’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

17. Click ‘Forward’ and wait for the Angry Birds setup to start.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

18. Now, perform the installation of Angry Birds like any other standard Windows application taking care that you do not change the default installation directory during the setup.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

19. After the Angry Birds installation is over, click ‘Forward’.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

20. Next click ‘No’ as Wine has already created the necessary shortcuts for the game.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

21. Now, click on ‘Applications>Wine>Angry Birds’ or use the shortcut created on the desktop to start the game.

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

22. Enjoy Angry Birds in Linux Mint / Ubuntu :D

How To Install And Play Angry Birds In Linux Mint

One Comment

  1. Juan says:

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