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I have been trying to download and play World of Warcraft, and play Stronghold (disk game) but neither are working. My wine is version 1.5.28. I have seen on WineHQ's AppDB that both work for others, so i ask, what would i need to do to get them both to work?

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Can you execute the games from the terminal and let us know what the output is. For example type "wine Wow.exe" inside the World of Warcraft folder. Also type "wine --version" to see your actual version. –  Luis Alvarado Apr 14 '13 at 0:57
    
wine version 1.5.28m And with WoW, i can go onto the updater, but it doesn't get to the "playable" section –  Tez Bayliss Apr 14 '13 at 1:05
    
Please add what the error shows when you run wine Wow.exe on the game folder. –  Luis Alvarado Apr 14 '13 at 1:12
    
it says, "The program World of Warcraft Setup.exe has encountered a serious problem and needs to close We are sorry for the inconvenience." –  Tez Bayliss Apr 14 '13 at 1:18
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Ok since your error is very general, I am going to give you the following links which I have updated to solve some of the problems you might be having:

To install Wine follow this link: How do I install wine?

To configure wine with additional packages that are needed to have a working Game follow this link: How do I install Half-Life 1 and 2?

To be able to use wow and other apps follow this link: Adjusting resolution for individual Wine programs

And to correctly solve many of the video problems follow this link: Which driver should I install when using an Nvidia, Ati or Intel video card

With this, you should be set to a working Wow (And many other games for that matter)

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Where can i get the Audio Drivers needed? as i used the simple "Test Sound" feature on winecfg and it came up with the same message –  Tez Bayliss Apr 14 '13 at 14:12
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