Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing

Mavis Beacon Teaches typing 15

Application Details:

Version: 15
License: Retail
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 8.8-staging

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Test Results

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What works

- Installer

- Running the program: Broderbund intro screen works fine. But after that another screen appears with text blacked out and no sound, the program really isn't usable from this point on. 

What does not



What was not tested

Creating users, typing lessons etc, basically most of the program. And uninstalling.

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
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Additional Comments

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowFedora 38 x86_64May 24 20238.8-stagingN/A Yes YesGoldWilbur Jaywright 
CurrentUbuntu 12.10 "Quantal" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 29 20131.4.1Yes Yes NoBronzeAdam 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 15 20101.1.41No Not installable NoGarbageJoel 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
52808 Full screen does not scale properly in older apps: display resolution change needed on Wayland NEEDINFO View
52848 Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 15: Typed characters not spaced correctly (`winetricks -q corefonts` is a workaround) REOPENED View

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