Also remember to add ddraw to dll overrides to get it loading, virtual desktop also recommended.
Recommended version of Red Alert is latest 3.03p to play network
games. It has many bug fixes (including online crashes) and new
features. The latest community supported version is packaged as PortableRA by Iran and is available from http://iran.cnc-comm.com/ra/.
If the installer can't find your installation files check that you have the CD-ROM drive set up correctly under winecfg and add this symlink: