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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Install wine Steam games not on main folder

I'd like to have a full guide as to how to make this possible. right now I'm not being allowed by wine to select any folder nor to create any folder. ...
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opengl BadAlloc error 153 after installing Steam (12.04)

Everything was fine before installing dclock and steam - I know! Only one at a time next time and every time. During Steam install my graphics display was already off with gui elements displaying ...
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How can I make this program work with wine

I really really really really really need this program(elipse mobile server) but as many as other programs it doesn't work on linux and so I tried wine but it doesn't work either. Can one of you guys ...
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Problem installing Adobe Indesign using Wine

I'm trying to use Adobe InDesign CS4 with Wine. This version of ID is rated Gold on WineHQ. I've installed some libraries required according to this website. Still I get many errors: ...
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Release mouse from Warcraft 3 windowed mode on Wine

I'm playing Warcraft 3 - The Frozen Throne on Wine with windowed mode (Virtual desktop), the problem is that the mouse is grabbed on the window and I can't move it to the desktop or to other windows. ...
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Fake wired connection as connected without lan cable

I am using Pro engineer wildfire 4.0 using wine loader. license server is based on mac address of Ethernet card. the software loads when connected to internet but fails to retrieve mac address without ...
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Logitech G502 Gaming mouse software and settings

Well, after a time to get Optimus working its time for the mouse. I have a Logitech G502 gaming mouse (USB) and it doesn't work as I want. I can't find the right settings in-game (CS Source) and its ...
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Wine, no sound at X :1

sound for Wine-1.7.34 works at :0 open a new X session at :1 lets make audio possible at :1 with: usermod -a -G audio $USER #requires re-login pax11publish -D :1 -e DISPLAY=:1 ck-launch-session ...
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How can an application be allocated to multiple core CPU's?

In Ubuntu 14.10 64-bit, running femm42 finite element analysis software via wine. The solver reports "out of memory" when it attempts to create/load the "mesh", which is done through embedded Triangle ...
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Have installed adobe digital editions but cannot run it under wine

I a running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, wine 1.6 and have installed Adobe digital editions 4.0. I originally downloaded a small .exe file and it seems to have installed (with wine windows program loader) but ...
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Cannot launch World of Warcraft game with Wine 1.6 on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32 bit and I've installed Wine 1.6. I tried running a game World of Warcraft Launcher and it worked. However, a few hours later, I tried doing the same and it didn't ...
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Hearthstone on PlayOnLinux: I can ALT+TAB out of the game, but I can't ALT+TAB back in

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 I installed Hearthstone via PlayOnLinux and it works excellently. The only problem is that I can Alt+Tab out of Hearthstone to go to another application, but I can't Alt+Tab ...
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Wine/Orbiter Performance Issues on Kubuntu

I downloaded the Orbiter spaceflight simulator (build 100830) from the official website. When running Orbiter, I get ~1 FPS, and it maxes out one of my CPU's cores (I have an i5). I run Orbiter by ...
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ClamAV detects certain files on the PlayOnLinux directory as malware, should I be concerned?

ClamAv found 50 viruses on my computer, mostly associated with PlayOnLinux. Is this normal? Is it a significant risk? Should I be concerned? How do I learn more about these viruses so I can judge ...
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Installing Sims 2 Ultimate Collection without using a CD/DVD

I have Origin installed through PlayOnLinux I managed to get it working, after it was stable I decided to install my Sims 2 ultimate collection that I got for free using the I-LOVE-THE-SIMS Code, back ...
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Has anyone successfully installed Syspro on Ubuntu?

I know that Syspro ERP software only officially supports windows, but has anyone successfully installed the client on Ubuntu? Perhaps using Wine?
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To install Wine, remove graphics driver - wut?

I have been troubleshooting display problems (my computer was using default Ubuntu drivers and I finally managed to get the proprietary fglrx-update to work instead. I noticed that one of the apt-get ...
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Adobe on Ubuntu 14.10

I want to install Adobe Master Collection CS6 on Ubuntu. I've installed Wine. ( the newest version. What I have allready done: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo ...
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Tally Error When Exporting in Excel [closed]

Tally Error "Unable to initialize excel application ". Getting this error when trying to export the voucher from tally in Microsoft Excel Application
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League of Legends on Ubuntu?

I'm having a huge problem trying to get League of Legends to run on Ubuntu. I'm very new to Ubuntu so please bear with me here. I installed PlayOnLinux, installed League of Legends, and followed ...
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Wine get error and does not load app

Error is :fixme:mountmgr:harddisk_ioctl Unsupported ioctl 4d004 (device=4 access=3 func=401 method=0) Application is "PasswordsPro"
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How to set up controller on wine-steam [duplicate]

I have installed steam with wine and now i can play all those nonubuntusupported games (In this case i'm trying to play fallout:new vegas by the way) but, even if my pc do detect the controller (an ...
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Wine 1.6 USB Mouse Detection

I have a Perixx MX3000 mouse with 5 fully customizable profiles with different speeds, colors, and button binding. The problem is, its software is not made for Linux based operating systems, so I ...
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Followed some instructions to get wine working with nvidia, now sleep mode broken

I followed the instructions here to get wine to work on my laptop with 14.04, but now when I lift the lid I get page after page of errors and no desktop. How do I undo the fix in that thread? This ...
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Emulate Windows pathes on Ubuntu

I started to work with new project on new job. There is a few Windows things that hardcoded in to the projects. For example somewhere in the code I see Windows pathes like : "C://Common//resources". ...
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Why does wine leave so much leftover data? [duplicate]

When I apt-get install wine it was like a few hundred megabyte download, but when I purge it it was 21kb... Then I deleted the .wine folder thinking it was the cause. I ran apt-get install wine ...
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How to get rid of annoying Photoshop hover info message? It cannot be discarded and appears on all screens

I have Photoshop CS 6 on Ubuntu 14.04. When I hover over some tool or button in Photoshop, a description message will appear (showing what this tool is, and so on). However, it somehow freezes and ...
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Netdrive installation on Wine generates a /tmp/.X1-lock - VNC error

I try to install Netdrive program on ubuntu using Wine. While program is installing VNC connection breaks and when I try to reconnect appears this message: c6287:1 is taken because of /tmp/.X1-lock ...
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Not able to install wine on ubuntu 12.04 lts (64 bit) [duplicate]

this is the code i got while installing wine from command line technokavya@technokavya-Inspiron-3542:~$ sudo apt-get install wine Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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How to fix error while installing wine, clamak, apache2 etc?

How can I fix the following error while installing wine, clamak, apache2, etc? error: "N: Ignoring file 'getdeb.list.bck' in directory '/etc/apt/sources.list.d/' as it has an invalid filename ...
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Run Star Wars BF2 Server on Wine

I have a Ubuntu cloud server (14.04) 3.13.0-43-generic x86_64 and I am trying to run the Star Wars Battlefront 2 Server on it. However I get the following error: wine DSManager.exe ...
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League of Legends will not launch at all, not even the patcher via PlayOnLinux

I've had this issue on Ubuntu 13, Ubuntu 14.04, and Ubuntu 14.10 on a variety of x64 machines. League of Legends will run the first time I freshly install it from the LATEST version of playonlinux. ...
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Unable To Install Wine In Ubuntu 14.04

Before you mark 'Duplicate' I would like to say that I have tried everything that's posted in askubuntu. Nothing works. So, I am trying to install wine and it throws me error Some packages could not ...
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After installing game I get 80070507

I have recently tried to install resident evil 5 into play on linux. I installed directX as additional software, evrything installed normal, I have launcher, but, when I open it and press on ...
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Why does Wine installation fail saying it can't install other versions of it? [duplicate]

I tried various versions to install Wine, but I am getting the below error: sudo apt-get install wine1.5 The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.5 : Depends: wine1.6 but it is not ...
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PlayOnLinux Sharing Wineprefixes

Hi i am having this dilemma for a while and this is what i have done so far i have made a partition in which i decided to make it specifically for windows programs and i have installed playonlinux as ...
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message saying "downloading wine-unity3d-installer (N/A MiB) whenever I open MuseScore [closed]

This happen whenever I open musescore, it crashes it too PLEASE make it stop
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WINE will not stay “ALWAYS ON TOP”

Running WINE 1.7.18. and Ubuntu 12.04 .In the 'Wine configuration' application under the Graphics TAB I have the first 3 check boxes checked off, including "ALLOW WINDOW MANAGERS TO CONTROL THE ...
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Game paints frames very fast

I installed StarCraft 2 using POL, and I am having an issue where when I play a game with lots going on, and when the game ends the next game runs odd. So for example on the second game, it seems to ...
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How do I install “Slender” through Wine or PlayOnLinux?

I'm currently trying to install wine 1.5.9raw 3 in order to play 'Slender' through PlayOnLinux, but as I try to run it, my laptop says it cannot find that particular wine version. Can I download it ...
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Wine - cups-bsd but it is not going to be installed and more [duplicate]

On a Ubuntu 14.04 server sudo apt-get update sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa command not found: add-apt-repository I have to run sudo apt-get install software-properties-common ...
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Issues installing Wine 1.6 through Terminal

When I run this command to install Wine 1.6 sudo apt-get install wine1.6 I get this output: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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Error running .exe compiled with i586-mingw32msvc-g++ and SFML

So well, I'm fighting with WINE and MinGW32 right now. So I have a file, sortem.cpp which is compiled with a Makefile and linked and all from that Makefile. sortem.cpp #include <windows.h> ...
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wine and fglrx problem

i have a problem with installing the AMD drivers for my graphic card. I know it's because of Wine. Because when i installed wine it says that i must unintall the fglrx driver/package. but i don't want ...
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How to remove wine-1.7.34 completely

I have tried a lot of different commands, but nothing helped. sudo apt-get remove wine --purge sudo apt-get --purge remove wine sudo apt-get auto remove Wine is still available. Wine ...
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why Wine can not find file in app folder

Trying to run an app in app folder with this command: wine file.exe results in this error message: wine: cannot find L"C:\\windows\\system32\\file.exe" Why do I get this error message?
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How can I improve my game performance on Wine?

After downloading Ubuntu 14.10, I decided to download Steam using wine so I could play a couple of new games that I brought (Morrowind, Oblivion and Skyrim). The installations were successful, however ...
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How can I run a program (wine) as a distinct user by shortcut?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and I want to run wine under a different account for security reasons. I also want to access it from different accounts. So I made an account called wine and now I want a way ...
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How can I install ia32-libs on ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I want to install Adobe Air 64-bit on Ubuntu 14.04 , but I need install ia32-libs dependency, I tried to install ia32-libs, but I got an error message: khan@raselkhan:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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Unable to install Wine on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04: When I try to install wine, it wants to remove lots of packages. (The list is far too long. Not just one or two packages.) What do you recommend? $ sudo ...