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I'm running Ubuntu 12.04.3 32-bit. When I try to download something like wine or chromium out of Ubuntu Software Center it won't let me and says this to me:

This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable.
Furthermore there could be a conflict between software packages which are not allowed to be installed at the same time.

What does this mean? I'm not even installing anything right now. How can I fix this so I can download the programs?

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marked as duplicate by Mitch, Seth, stephenmyall, Warren Hill, Alaa Ali Sep 17 '13 at 4:37

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.

You can get that resolve by this:

sudo apt-get -f install -y

This fixes the dependency issues among rest of your installations.

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