Mac and Linux Information

Requirements for use on an iMac

Check that your Mac operates under Snow Leopard (10.6) or higher.
• For El Capitan or later use OnlineBibleWrapper2Install.dmg.
• For previous operating systems use OnlineBibleWrapperInstall.dmg

Requirements for use under Linux

• Computer with Ubuntu Linux and an installation of Wine
• Online Bible software 4.13 or higher
• The most recent Online Bible DVD

Note: For support please contact Dave Pohl
E-mail: support@online-bible.com


Installation on an iMac

Check that your Mac operates under Snow Leopard (10.6) or higher.
Put your Online Bible DVD (released after September 2011) in the drive (older DVDs will not work).
Start the onlinebiblewrapper.dmg with a doubleclick (a .dmg file operates like a virtual disk).
Installing the wrapper installs the files needed to install and run the Online Bible.
As soon as you see the OnlineBibleWrapper icon with a large yellow arrow under it pointing to Applications,
drag and drop the OnlineBibleWrapper to the Applications icon.

1. Start Finder and search under Applications for OnlineBibleWrapper.

2. Drag and drop OnlineBibleWrapper to the Dock along the bottom of your desktop.

3. After Online Bible Installs close the virtual dmg-drive in Finder under Devices by clicking the Eject icon
(if you don't do this the installation will fail).

4. Drag and drop the the file "setup.exe" from the DVD to the OnlineBibleWrapper on the Dock of your desktop.

5. The installation and configuration of the Online Bible software will then start.

6. After Online Bible is installed you may Eject the DVD.

7. To close the Online Bible click File>Exit. This will preserve your settings for when you start Online Bible again.

8. To relaunch Online Bible, click on the OnlineBibleWrapper in the dock and Online Bible will appear in a few seconds.


Installation under Ubuntu Linux

1. Check you have installed a current version of Wine.

2. Put your Online Bible DVD (released after September 2011) in the drive (older DVDs will not work).

3. If the installation does not start, run "setup.exe" from the DVD.

4. The rest of the installation will operate as on a Windows computer.