Command & Conquer: Generals

"GenTool provides enhanced game controls and optimizations to maximize your online gaming experience. Additionally it comes with three anti cheat solutions for Generals and Zero Hour. The program is easy to install and is fully functional with C&C Generals 1.8, C&C Generals Zero Hour 1.04, Generals Deluxe Edition, The First Decade and The Ultimate Collection."

-- Official documentation

It's a .dll extension mod for the original .exe file, to improve compatibility with modern systems: It extends the amount of screen resolutions and it allows you to use widescreen monitors for example. For the full changelist, see the documentation at:

Application Details:

Version: GenTool
License: Free to use
URL: http://www.commandandconquer.c...
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 6.0

Maintainers: About Maintainership

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Test Results

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What works

  • Nothing

What does not

The dll-injector doesn't work. You can trigger it to load by defining a d3d8: native, builtin override but in the end it will just crash on game start.


What was not tested

  • Overlay
  • Alternative resolutions 
  • Widescreen 
  • Camera position and panning 
  • Mouse capturing 
  • FPS counter
  • Multiplayer
  • Replays
  • Anti-cheat

Hardware tested


  • GPU: Nvidia
  • Driver: proprietary

Additional Comments

There is a .exe installer and a .zip archive. Obviously, don't use the installer if you can just copy-paste a single file.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowmacOS 10.14 "Mojave"Mar 26 20216.0Yes Yes NoPlatinumAmr AlSamahy 
CurrentFedora 33 x86_64Jan 06 20216.0-rc5-stagingN/A No NoGarbageEonfge 
ShowUbuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Sep 22 20183.0.3Yes Yes NoBronzeEonfge 

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