Atari Scrabble Online

CD release 1.0

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.3.29

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

Everything that was tested.

  • Installer.
  • Full gameplay at normal speed, multiple games tested ok.
  • Sound and video work fine.

What does not

  • During installation (using the InstallShield Wizard), attempting to change the install directory causes the setup program to exit without error.
  • The uninstaller only removes the uninstall program, leaving all the other files untouched. 
  • Restoring from a minimised game window.


What was not tested

Network, online or email play.
Online play requires Gamespy to be installed.

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

The installer create a desktop .lnk file AND (through Wine) creates a working shortcut for Gnome.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 11.04 "Natty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 06 20111.3.29No Not installable GarbageKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 18 20091.1.19Yes Yes SilverKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 25 20091.1.15No Not installable GarbageKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 25 20091.1.11No Not installable GarbageKen Sharp 
CurrentUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 10 20081.0.0Yes Yes SilverKen Sharp 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
3548 .lnk file is created on the desktop together with the program icon... NEW View
16579 Scrabble Online will not restore from a minimised state REOPENED View
17536 DirectX 9 launcher causes Atari Scrabble Online installation to fail CLOSED FIXED View
20009 Scrabble Online failed assertion CLOSED FIXED View
28588 Diner Dash 5 clicking sound during gameplay CLOSED FIXED View
28679 Corrupt sound in many apps CLOSED FIXED View

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HowTo / Notes


Minimizing within the game will not allow you to restore the window, effectively making it useless.

Run the game in an emulated desktop if you are able to.  1024x768 is the maximum resolution that the game will utilise correctly.