Wine is a software compatibility layer that allows Windows programs to be run on Linux, BSD, Solaris and Mac OS X.

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What is [ 0.4486641 ACPI PCC probe failed] starting version 219

That message just stays there forever and I have to reload Ubuntu 15.04 all over again to continue using computer. I've loaded wine, PlayOnLinux, and a few games. Also loaded steam. All works well for ...
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Dualboot Windows 8.1/Ubuntu 14.04 No Windows Bootloader on grub2

So, I had Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu running fine on my laptop until Ubuntu updated to 14.10, after that Ubuntu could not load, just a Purple Screen and a Blinking CapsLock Key, so I booted into Windows ...
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Pokemon TCG Installer

I can't figure if it's my Wine or what. I tried running the Pokémon Trading Card Game installer through Wine in Ubuntu 14.04. It installed once, then kept crashing during launch. Now it won't install. ...
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Halo Custom Edition on Ubuntu

I happy to say that I have successfully installed halo custom edition following the steps of other threads in this forum. But I have a problem; When I start the game, the screen splits diagonally and ...
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Unable to install windows program [on hold]

I'm trying to install "Microsoft Picture It! Premium 10" but at the end of the setup i get an error message "Windows Update: Internet Explorer and Internet Tools - Setup was unable to install all ...
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cannot change wine resolution

i have gotten wine in a certain small resolution so when i try to fix it the window is too small to click the "apply changes" box in the configuration window. HELP! [1]: ...
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Enable hardware acceleration in WINE

I used WINE to install Bejeweled 3 from my game disk. When I start up, the resolution is set to a low 800x600. http://i.imgur.com/bDxfvng.png When I try to increase it I get the following message: ...
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how to launch Sketch Up via wine

I'm trying to install google sketchup make via wine, the installation is successful but when I click to launch sketchup nothing happens, just nothing... wine: 1.7 ubuntu: 14.04 sketch up :2015 any ...
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Unity3D not running on Ubuntu

I want to run Unity3d in my 14.04 via Wine. I installed Unity3d for windows from it's official website but when I try to run Unity 5.0.0f4 (64-bit).exe it shows me this message. I found one same ...
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Wine GTA San Andreas problems

So I installed Grand Theft Auto San Andreas (non-cd crack) with Wine. But when I start it, the screen gets zoomed in the left part of the screen and I can't see anything. Can't close everything, ...
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WINE not working on external monitor

Certain games/applications on WINE work fine on my primary display, but just freeze (display wise) on my external monitor. They still function (ie: arrow keys result in sounds and things) and if I ...
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will toshiba recovery media creator run in wine?

i tried running the free system restore on my win7 toshiba laptop but it keeps hanging at step 42 of 63... probably due to hard drive failure. of course i never created recovery media :-( if i press ...
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Running Adobe Dreamweaver on Ubuntu

Is it possible to run Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 on Ubuntu 14.04 having installed it on windows 7 if I'm dual booting?
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How can I get Ubuntu to run Innova Pro PC-Link

I have an ODB2 car scanner and, to find out the codes from the car and what the problem is with the car, I have to connect the scanner to my pc with Innova Pro PC-Link. I have tried to start the ...
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Might & Magic: Duel of Champions working with wine but crashing randomly (Unhandled C++ Exception)

After some researching and effort I managed to have the game running using the methods described here, which I'll quote below for ease of reading: Step 1: Downloading the game -install missing ...
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originpro 2015 under wine

I have unsuccesfully tried to install Originpro (data analysis tool) under wine. The problem is that many libraries (msvcrt110 and others) are missing, hence the software is not bootable. I have ...
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Problem with installing pc game Rome Total War on Ubuntu via Wine

Need your help. Sorry for my explanation, I'm only beginner using Ubuntu. I have problem installing "Rome Total war" via Wine on my computer. I've installed the following on my Wine: corefonts ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 Synaptics Touchpad works on login screen, stops working after login

The last thing I remember installing was Wine and some library (I'm new to linux and I've forgotten) and after I rebooted the touchpad would not work anymore. Let me know what other information you ...
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Can't install The Dude on Ubuntu

$ wine dude-install-4.0beta3.exe Application tried to create a window, but no driver could be loaded. Make sure that your X server is running and that $DISPLAY is set correctly. ...
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how to auto start wine debugger on crash, and determine crash context?

I am trying to determine the context of a crash, so I can change the application settings related to the context. The crash is like "wine: Unhandled page fault on read access to"... but the other ...
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Wine to run Windows application that has INPUT file

I am trying to run a Windows *.exe file on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have installed Wine. When I run the file, I need to specify the name of an input file. In Windows, I would i) create a folder named ...
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Audio is no longer working, after trying to fix In-game sound for playonlinux

So, following this guide here (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SoundTroubleshootingProcedure) this is the output for the ALSA debug script: http://pastebin.com/zZTAxeQN Everything was working ...
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Runescape application using wine

I downloaded runescape mmorpg and play it using wine. it continuously shuts down on me. It shows the following: Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x00000000 in 32-bit code ...
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Skype with wine crashes

I tried to install the latest Skype with the latest wine (1.7.38). While the installation itself worked, every time I start Skype, after a minute or so, it crashes. Also, there is nothing that ...
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Viruses through MONO

Whole day i was reading about Viruses on Linux ( UBUNTU 14.04 LTS : my os ), so i got to this topic that viruses can effect your computer through WINE( which allows you to run windows app on linux) i ...
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What are risks of running TightVNC on VPS

I just purchased a VPS with Ubuntu 14.10LTS for hosting a couple of my websites. I am new to server management but I have followed some tutorial and disabled ssh access, enabled ufw, configured user ...
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Pinta Image editor for linux

I have heard that you can't run exe/dll files on linux, only wine or cygwin will help to run it, I installed Pinta on my Ubuntu 14.04lts, when I went to its folder to create a launcher, I found .dll ...
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Alternative to Google-Picasa on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS [duplicate]

I was trying to install picasa using wine winetricks. But I found that picasa is not available for ubuntu 14.04 LTS any more. Even I cannot install wine or wintricks package. Is there any alternative ...
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Steam on Wine no text [duplicate]

When I launch Steam through Wine, no text is shown, just buttons. I am running Wine version 1.6. How do I fix this?
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Add a bunch of exe files in wine and edit environement variables

Disclaimer : Noob here I have installed a software using wine in ubuntu 14.04 . I have 2 issues : The software requires I create a new environment variable and add the path of a certain file. In the ...
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Compiz completely freezes after running application under WINE

I want to looking into this deeper and finally report it back to the devs. Not all WINE applications make compiz freeze, for example I was running Diablo 3 just fine yesterday. Anyway, for some ...
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winetricks fontsmooth-rgb doesn't on biarch install

After Downling, patching and compiling wine following Building Biarch (Shared WoW64) , my photoshop is perfectly patched and running with a wine prefix 32 Code: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine ...
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Help running FightCade application?

I'm new to Ubuntu and trying to get the application FightCade (fightcade.com) up and running. I followed the directions in the readme file, but have run up against a wall: I used the terminal to ...
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todolist in wine. how to make it work?

Ubuntu-experts, can you give advices how to make program todolist from abstractspoon work in in wine(ubuntu 14.04)? When I launch todolist in wine it doesn't show any reaction, but another program ...
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Installing Wine, but Need to Remove Nvidia-opencl-304

I want to install a software that only support Windows platform. So, I think I need to install Wine first. But, in the beginning of installation I got a message to remove Nvidia-opencl-304 before to ...
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Install PlayonLinux

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and enabled the nvidia drivers. Now I am trying to install PlayonLinux but I get the message: nvidia-libopencl1-331 has to be removed before installing ...
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what can i do now , I just delete a document use this : sudo apt-get purge wine\*, and now my system is broken

what can i do now , I just delete a document use this : sudo apt-get purge wine*, and now my system is broken, how to recover the system ,can any one help me. thank you ,I have re-install several ...
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How do I prevent PlayonLinux from disabling my second monitor

I'm playing StarCraft via PlayonLinux and when I run it in full screen it disables my second monitor. Now I've seen the fix for wine, but I run everything wine-related in PlayonLinux. So my question ...
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Trying to install wine for play on linux

This is my first time using Ubuntu, I tried to get Play On Linux to run Microsoft Office, but it wanted Wine. But when trying to install Wine with this command: sudo apt-get install wine1.7 I get ...
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Software Compatibility [closed]

I am a Mechanical Engineering professor and the Management of the school I work for, recently decided to step off the "window" and adopt Linux OS. Ubuntu was our automatic choice. Even with the ...
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How to run steam on wine

So I recently installed steam on wine to play a windows game (Skyrim) Because you cannot play that game in Ubuntu everything installed perfectly fine except, no words or pictures are showing up I had ...
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NFS Underground 2 screen problem on Linux

so i have the windows version of nfs underground 2 on my linux pc. When i start it up with wine or open the .exe file directly only one quarter of the game window shows on the screen. It doesnt fit ...
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PlayOnLinux 4.2.6 doesn't start (SOLVED)

I'm using Xubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, and I'm having problems with POL. It did not happen before updating to 4.2.6. This is what happened: I had 2 games installed yesterday (Quake3Arena and ...
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KDE Wine keyboard doesn't work, have to hold ctrl or other special keys

In Wine I cannot press any keys except special keys. (Space, Ctrl, Alt, Shift etc.) I have to hold one of special keys to make all other keys work. How to fix? OS : Linux mint 17.1 KDE
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Is GCC 4.5 still required to build biarch (Shared WoW64) Wine on Ubuntu?

I would like to build a biarch Wine on my 64 bits laptop. But reading all the pages of the WineHQ project on such a configuration, I found a page about gcc version (written in May 2013), explaining ...
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add service to start from boot

i have a vps runnig ubuntu 14.10 64 bit i installed mate desktop and xrdp and no machine v4 but it was slow so i downloaded teamviewer from the official website and installed it useng dpkg -i ...
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wine installation problem(s)

I just installed Ubuntu XFCE on my Acer c720p (Intel). I tried to download Wine via the terminal with: sudo apt-get install wine It had downloaded and prompted me with a pop-up message asking me ...
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Guildwars crashing as soon as it is started

I think I might be doing something wrong. I am new to linux. I am trying to run Guild Wars 2 on Ubuntu. Every time I try and run it with Wine my entire laptop crashes instantly. I have tried using the ...
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Pulseaudio / wine stop / start issues

So I'm writing aliases so that I can start/stop pulseaudio for the purpose of running some Wine apps. My aliases currently look like: # Reload pulse audio devices alias rldpulsdev='sudo service ...
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How to use mods in Euro Truck Simulator running using wine on ubuntu 14.10?

I am new to ubuntu so was wondering would mods work as they do on windows if i am running it using wine, if not please help me out as I want ot use mods.