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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Wine: How to run .bat file and how to set the path in bat files

I have .bat File i used to run in windows it uses java file so i have set everything and tried to run using wine cmd. It gives me some error of file not found if possible can any one say the reason? ...
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Error installing Foxit Reader using wine

I am trying to install foxit reader on ubuntu 14.04 LTS. My installation starts fine, but then halfway through I get the following error : C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit ...
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Wine 1.7, ubuntu 14.04, world of warcraft

I have installed wine 1.7. When I launch battle.net launcher, wow launcher or wow.exe, it always says "Data//wow-update-base-17325.MPQ: World of Warcraft can’t make a required change to an archive ...
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how to download gta san andreas on ubuntu 12.04?

i wanna a download link of grand theft auto san andreas version linux ubuntu 12.04 please anyone give me a download link of mta san andres and gta san andreas version linux ubuntu 12.04
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Wine 1.6.2 on latest Ubuntu gives this error

When I am trying to run a windows application on the latest Ubuntu, the wine quits and gives this error: Unhandled exception: illegal instruction in 32-bit code (0x005832d8). Register dump: CS:0073 ...
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Write a Script to install an application under wine

I have a non-techy friend who's giving Ubuntu a shot and I'm basically undertaking the challenge of trying to make it as painless as possible. He would like to install iTunes on his machine but I'd ...
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Wine is ignoring the setting for each application in winecfg and automatically going to global settings?

Basically wine ignores the setting i put for apps and keep using the default which dosn't work for some apps. I've already tried doing a clean install of my Ubuntu 14.04 and then installing wine but ...
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Error extracting setup 1 cab

I was trying to install a game called Osu! on wine. I set up prefix in 64 bit wine version 1.7.3. When I run the .exe file of the game. A error shows up saying 'error extracting setup_1.cab.The file ...
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WineApp…Unimplemented function msvcr90.dll

I downloaded Wine because I use photokey for my photos. I attepmted to open the program after I downloaded it. The message below is what I encountered. Please help!!!! Unhandled exception: ...
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How to check if my Wine prefix is 32 bit or 64 bit?

I saw tons of threads explaining how to create a 32 bit prefix, but I want to check if the prefix I'm using is 32 bit or 64 bit. The reason I'm asking is that I'm using PlayOnLinux, and I've created a ...
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Tomb Raider 2013 Steam Wine - How to compile Wine Patch?

I wanted to install Tomb Raider 2013 over Steam with Wine 1.7.22. The problem is, that the game stops after the profile loader. This problem is well known: ...
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Application icon disappears from Ubuntu launcher

I checked the forum topics and tried various suggested solutions but none worked to resolve this issue. OS: Ubuntu 12.04: Accounts: Administrator (Administrator), Resource (Standard) Wine: 1.4 ...
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Romanian charset not properly displayed in wine [on hold]

If any of you can help me to make BibleWorks 9 to work under Linux please, as I've tried hard but unfortunately I can not figure it out what is missing. I've start thinking that a font or something ...
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How to install Microsoft Office 2013 on Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

My system is running on Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit) and I have already installed wine-1.6.2, and when I go and double click on setup.exe icon, I get the following Setup Error dialog: Setup can't find ...
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LOP failure: Wine Crash, .NET needed, and Steam stuck

I'm trying to install a game (Magicka) and I'm always facing three problems every time I retry installing the game. First the installer installs Wine (1.5.20) and extract it. Then I choose installing ...
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PlayOnLinux: Wine crashes (Problem 1)

I've posted about this on: http://www.playonlinux.com/en/topic-12143.html But this website is easier to navigate (I can go back to my questions :|) and has a great community. So here's what's in the ...
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Is there a way to use an NTFS drive that contains my games and is also external to my installation of steam installed viawinetricks?

I am new to using this site, but not really that new to ubuntu. I decided to do my best to get the things I love to work on linux. I do understand that there are some pretty good games on steam that ...
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Acroread can't edit annotations: Commenting Not Allowed

so I started annotating a pdf on a windows machine but then I wanted to make some changes on my linux machine later. I have the native linux acroread 9 installed which can do comments but there's a ...
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How do I create a directory for a windows application on Mac using wine [closed]

I want to play Crossfire but it's only for windows. So I downloaded wine and when I start it up it say please select a directory to save it to and another window pops up, but nothing shows where I can ...
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Wine and Chess Program Fritz 11 - Problem with black colour

I installed Chess Program Fritz 11 in Ubuntu 12.04 using Wine (using a virtual machine VirtualBox). The program runs perfectly but the black pieces of the main board don't look black. If I try to ...
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problem with wine mouse controlls [closed]

the problem started when i tried to open robocraft through wine the mouse freezes when in game though the control menu works fine i eventually found this forum Mouse issue in Wine i followed the ...
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How to install Adobe AIR for League of Legends?

I did install Playonlinux and league of legends. but when I press the start button it says I need Adobe Air. And for some reason I can't install Adobe Air. i did try use this tutorial : ...
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wine program not running in fullscreen

So I'm fairly new to wine, and I'm having a problem with a few programs that don't want to run in fullscreen. The menu bar remains, the mouse doesn't move all the way to the left and the gray bar at ...
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Building 32-bit Wine on a 64-bit (x86-64) system

I had to build a 32bit version on wine on my 64bit system (Ubuntu 13.10) I've followed a lot of guides (like these http://wiki.winehq.org/WineOn64bit) but all of them got me problems. I discovered ...
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Program hang when open with WINE 1.6.1

I am new to Linux/Ubuntu environment and WINE please help to solve this issue. I have a .exe program, built on ASP.NET 4.0 C#. which contain grid-view, button and labels. Now, I need to run this ...
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Is a virus scanner really needed with wine? [closed]

I use wine for two things, playing World of warcraft and using spotify. Is a virus scanner needed for me? I tried to use clamAV but i download it from the software center and it says my version is ...
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Wine needs uninstall of nvidia-cuda-toolkit that I need too!

When I want to install Wine, nvidia-cuda-toolkit has to be uninstalled. Is it really impossible to have both?
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Problem installing wow with wine 1.7 [closed]

I went to wine HQ to get the latest release of wine, i installed the battle net launcher and nothing crashed or froze. I started to install it and everything seemed to work fine, after i check the ...
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League of legends games will not start, bugsplat

I'm trying to run League of Legends on Ubuntu 14.04 using Play on Linux. I followed this guide to install it. I'm now using Amd's proprietary drivers (got an HD5770 graphics card if that matters). I ...
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Wine Corrupted, stream libraries, everything?

I can't remove wine at all, I cannot sudo apt-get remove, purge, or autoremove without error.I've tried removing the /usr/bin/wine files, everything. I am at a complete loss, as every suggestion I've ...
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The wine window is not minimized

I cannot minimize a wine appication window in KDE environment. When I click the minimize button it is minimized and immediately maximized again. How can I solve this problem?
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Filezilla server interface not working with Wine and Xubuntu 14.04

I have installed FileZilla Server (with wine)And am having problems with the "server interface"1. my mac cannot connect to the server using localhost or IP: 127.0.0.1 with the server running2. now ...
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How do I install a .src.tgz file?

I want to install Synthesia, but the creators didn't bother with a Linux version (as usual). They said it would run under Wine 1.4, but my wine is higher than that apparently, and I don't know how to ...
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What does WINE really stand for? [closed]

I know that this is not exactly the right place to ask, but it's the only place I know where it is at least sort-of-a-good-place to ask. I have already googled and searched here, but I got multiple ...
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From 12.04 to 14.04

I am have been using 12.04 and I was thinking of upgrading to 14.04. My question to you all is that once I upgrade to the above mentioned version, I will I be able to use the third party packages ...
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I ran minecraft.exe on wine and a black screen popped up [duplicate]

I ran minecraft.exe on my floppy with wine and a black window popped up. I saw log-in but it all was black you could only see the borders of login. how can i fix this error?
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Ubuntu and wine fullscreen issue

Hello this is my first post so I'm sorry if some of the formalities are missing. I'm currently using Wine in order to launch games, WoW for example. The issue appears if I switch workspaces. If I do ...
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“Package dependencies cannot be resolved” while installing Wine [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu, said goodbye to Windows. Just installed Ubuntu 14.04 a few days ago, and now I have been trying to install Wine and other programs. But mostly I get errors or messages like ...
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Trying to run Fable via Steam on Ubuntu

I installed the windows version of Steam through Wine, and then downloaded Fable: The Lost Chapters. Unfortunately, I am having a lot of difficulty getting it to run. I've tried every suggestion I can ...
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MS Office 2003/wine/

Ubuntu 12.04.2, wine installed as administrator (not root), MS Office 2003 installed as administrator (not root). Word, Excel, etc. work fine under administrator account but can't get either to run ...
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How do I run a .cmd file from a specific wineprefix?

I have a .cmd file that modifies registry. I ran it to the default wineprefix just by opening it from nautilus. (right click, open with, Wine Windows Program Loader). But I want it to modify the ...
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Wine applications have no sound after moving drive_c folder

I moved the drive_c of Wine to another partition. Now everything is good except sound. Wine applications no longer have sound. What's the problem? Edit: The main problem (I think) is that I have ...
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I am trying to install wine on ubuntu 14.04 and it wont let me in the software center an when i try the terminal it wont work [duplicate]

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.7 : Depends: wine1.7-i386 (= 1:1.7.20-0ubuntu1) but it is not installable Recommends: gnome-exe-thumbnailer but it is not going to be ...
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How to remove a defective wine application that refuses to uninstall?

I attempted to install a windows application (DaemonLite) via Wine. Halfway through, a message came up that because of some "serious problem" it was not possible to install the program. Yet the ...
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Every time I connect to the internet zenity says “downloading wine-unity3d-installer”

Every time I connect to the internet Zenity flashes that little popup for about a second (because the download is apparently 1 mb) a couple of times. First of all, why does it keep installing the same ...
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How to run 'primusrun' command with Steam for Wndows games on Wine

I'm new on Ubuntu 14.04, and I was trying to find out how to run primusrun command (Bumblebee) on Steam for Windows games simulated with Wine 1.6.2. I have searched many forums and could not find the ...
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Cannot install anything on ubuntu 14.04 LTS in software center or in teminal [duplicate]

When I try to install anything in the software center, I get an error message reading; "Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by ...
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Black squares on screen Ubuntu 14.04 + wine

I discovered a bug in the Ubuntu 14.04. When I play games, black squares appear on the screen. I upgraded xorg, but the same. What could be the problem? Please help me! I tried several games as well. ...
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Game in Wine causes second monitor to become over exposed

I have 2 monitors and when I run a game through Wine, it causes the second monitor to become over exposed and increases the sharpness quite a bit. I have played around with settings in both the game ...
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Problem installing WinBUGs with Wine

On 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 (Linux kernel 3.13.0.30.36) I'm trying to install the WinBUGS Markov Chain Monte Carlo software with Wine 1.6, but after wine WinBUGS14.exe I get the following error message: ...