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I have some programs and games installed with Wine and I wonder if it's possible manage this applications with PlayOnLinux. There was a plugin called "Wine Import" to do this, but seems to be obsolete.

What can I do? Should I copy my Wine folder and paste it in the Playonlinux directory?

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The Wine import plugin works fine.

OR

copy the whole .wine folder with registry entries. to:

/home/user/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/

PlayOnLinux For the Precise version

Type the following commands:

wget -q "http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg" -O- | sudo apt-key add -

sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_precise.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/playonlinux.list

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install playonlinux
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Do you know where I can download the plugin? It's not present in the PlayOnLinux options. –  Edocastillo Dec 28 '12 at 16:12
    
In my Ubuntu 12.04 installation of PlayOnLinux (see edited answer) the plugin is present and works. –  ptheo Dec 30 '12 at 8:55
    
I installed playonlinux via PPA, but the wine import plugin is still missing. –  TIIUNDER Jan 19 '13 at 16:22

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