After downloading Crossmines, you will have a self-installing program named Crossmines.exe.
Just run it by double-clicking.
The Crossmines installer will begin, and tell you what it is doing. If you want to go with the standard setup (recommended), just clickuntil the installer is finished.
You have the option of un-ticking the Start Menu Shortcuts, if you don't want the shortcuts installed. It is recommended that you leave this item ticked.
Just press thebutton to continue to the next page.
If you want to change this location, you may do so here.
Next, press thebutton to continue through the installation.
Just click on the Start menu, All Programs, comp-sci, Crossmines, then the Crossmines application.
To create a desktop icon, you can right-drag (right-click and drag) the Crossmines application icon to the desktop, and select 'copy here' from the pop-up menu.