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How to play Age of Empire 2 multiplayer mode in macOS M1

Introduction After the test in practical, I found that there is a way to play AOE2(Age of Empire 2) in my macOS(currently is 11.6 Big Sur). Also, it's running perfectly with high frames using the highest quality. Pre-requirements M1 macOS (which is ARM64 architecture) CrossOver  (which allow you to run Windows x86 software on M1 macOS, Parallels Desktop is another friendly simulator, but not good with AOE2) ucrtbase.dll (replace the original .dll file in CrossOver, overwise you cannot play the multiplayer mode) Solution Firstly you need to install Steam on CrossOver. Just click "Install a Windows Application" and type "Steam" on the popup. Don't install Steam manually. Which simply download the app from the website. Otherwise, there will have an issue with the font display, and you won't see anything when you open Steam. After download, you will see this like this. Then download the game. After that, click the "Wine Configuration," select &quo