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i have Ubuntu 13.04, i have just installed Age of empires 2 HD on wine 1.5.29, i can start the game and open the campaigns but it displays a black screen after then:


is the problem from wine, or from the game or from Ubuntu? thanks.

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That is a known problem, you have to put -nostartup in the launch properties/ commandline or your map will not render. For more information see the winehq database, which is better for help with wine gaming than askubuntu ;)

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thank you so much! now it works ! :*) – MHS May 10 '13 at 12:13
sure, sorry for not doing that already because i am new here :D – MHS May 10 '13 at 14:25
how to set -nostartup, I am new to linux, could you please help me ? – Akhil V Suku Jul 25 '15 at 17:33
Are you using steam, then use, in case you're using the commandline… – Gerhard Burger Jul 26 '15 at 10:08

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