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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How to run WineTricks in 32 bit mode on a 64 bit system

I am using WineTricks to install some DLLs, but I'm encountering this problem when installing .NET framework: So, how do I run WineTricks in 32-bit mode?
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Lotro in wine and pylotro problem

When I click the game shortcut in desktop the game launches normally until downloading splash screens, I updated the client and everything works fine but stuck at downloading splash screen EN. Any ...
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can't install wine ubuntu 14.04

I get this error when I'm trying to install wine cent@cent-Inspiron:~/Desktop$ sudo apt-get install wine Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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Any BIM (Building Information Manager) in linux?

I'm looking for B(uilding) I(nformation) M(anager) software in linux. Something like Revit, Archicad, Allplan, Tekla, Bentley RAM. All that won't work in wine (under linux). It really doesn't matter ...
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No wine menu after staging installation

My Ubuntu is 14.04LTS I've recently installed winehq-staging (I had winehq-devel before and I had Wine menu) and my Wine menu disappeared. I've tried alacarte, and my menu shows up there, even all ...
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Reinstalling wine after upgrading 14.04 to XOrg lts-wily

I upgraded a KUbuntu 14.04 LTS install to xorg-core-lts-wily and all its dependencies, in order to be able to run on a 6th gen i3 with a HD520 graphics. That meant I lost wine, and I cannot seem to ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 + Wine + Alt

I have clean installed Ubuntu 16.04, wine 1.9 and Steam (non linux version). I want to launch Space Rangers HD A War Apart (and some other game), but there is one problem... when i press ALT key - ...
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Getting Vineyard to create prefixes in 16.04

Running on ubuntu 16.04, I installed wine with sudo add-apt-repository ppa:wine/wine-builds sudo apt-get install --install-recommends winehq-devel That gave me wine 1.9.8. And then vineyard with the ...
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Open with “Wine Internet Explorer” option left in Shutter after removing Wine

I installed the latest dev or stable version (I don't remember which now) of Wine using their official repository but then didn't need it any more so removed it, but now I have found that strangely ...
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how to integrate wine with unity icons automatically? [16.04]

In my previous ubuntu, using ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa, apps run with wine would automagically be shown with nice icons in unity launcher. In 16.04, using ppa:wine/wine-builds, I installed wine-devel but ...
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Windows game running on playonlinux/wine asking me for CDROM

I have the iso and I have the CD in the drive yet the programs keeps asking me about the CD I tried to make a drive in winecfg and link it to the iso file but it didnt work :/
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Unable to install Wine for Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I tried sudo apt-get install --install-recommends winehq-devel but it shows: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Unable to locate package ...
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Lego Mindstorms EV3 software cannot find brick via WiFi

My Lego Mindstorms EV3 software cannot find the EV3 brick via WiFi. The strange thing is, it works in a fresh install of Ubuntu in Virtualbox on this computer, same version. I think the problem ...
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How to use psiphon in ubuntu?

Have you used psiphon in ubuntu? Did you get a fix for the white psiphon window showing up when wine is used to open it?
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Ubuntu 16.04: GLib-GIO-Message: Using the 'memory' GSettings backend

My operating system is ubuntu 16.04, but when I run a ELF 32 bit version program, after running, the program is hanging all the time as the picture shows. Then I close the window, showing the message ...
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How to fix trouble install wine in ubuntu 16?

I meet a trouble when I try to install wine, like this : http://imgur.com/a/kcX3C . Can you tell me where I was wrong and how to fix this trouble? I want install lastest version of wine.
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A Windows program freezes in WINE, Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and the latest package of WINE. It ran the InstallShield manager, but when I tried to run the program, it did two things. First, it asked for registration info (which I supplied, ...
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My ubuntu 15.10 packages uninstalled accidentally . How to get them back again?

I am new to ubuntu and I was trying to install wine1.7 in ubuntu 15.10. I was following this link from the ubuntu forum while facing problems in installing ubuntu... Wine 1.7 not installing on ...
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Windows games on Ubuntu [on hold]

I know, that this question is a duplicate, but all answer didn't give me enough information. I know it is possible to use PlayOnLinux and wine for Windows applications or steam for some native Linux ...
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Left 4 Dead 2 on Ubuntu

I have a Left 4 Dead 2 Windows installer in exe. My other games were installed by "PlayOnLinux" app, but there is no L4D2 version, or any sign that it will be avaliable in the future. I also didn't ...
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Multiple points of failure running World of Warcraft with Wine 1.8?

I am trying to get World of Warcraft 6.2.4 to run on Ubuntu 16.04. I've solved a couple of problems already by updating Wine to 1.8. I have tried using Wine in XP and Windows 7 "compatibility" mode. ...
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Evenote using Wine does not work on Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to run Evernote using Wine, but it seems it is not working properly. Although the program launches, I am getting the same GUI where it is not possible to edit my notes: The problem is ...
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Running Rise of Nations in Wine, works but display is not OK

I'm trying to run a Windows game, Rise of Nations, in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, with wine 1.9.4. I followed this guide, the game ran, but it was unplayable. How can I get it to work like it's supposed to?
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Wine programs disappearing as soon as they're open

I have a couple of programs installed using Wine 1.7 and when I open them, they open up and run in the background OK. As soon as I click on them to actually go into it, they immediately get minimised, ...
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Opening HiSuite daemon on Huawei phone

I am trying to communicate my android Huawei Y330 to 'HiSuite' that runs under 'Wine'. Someone had suggested to first connect the Huawei Y330 to 'HiSuite' run under 'Windows'. Thus the 'HiSuite ...
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Linux & Wine problems

I have used Ubuntu 14 before and ran the wine application , however it didn't allow me to use a lot of my much need Microsoft things such as ( internet explorer , Microsoft Expressions) which is much ...
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Cannot use a 32bit prefix on Wine installation on 64-bit Xubuntu 15.10

When I create a prefix with: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine winecfg I get the error: wine: '/home/user/.wine' is a 32-bit installation, it cannot support 64-bit applications. I need a 32bit ...
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Am i missing packages ? - After removing Wine 1.9.5 - removed packages - help

I have been using Ubuntu for a while now. Yesterday I tried to install WINE 1.9.5. For some reason it didn't show up in the Dash so I tried to uninstall it as instructed in the terminal: sudo ...
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An unknown directx error has occurred and league of legends cannot start

DirectX an unknown problem on the next screenshot . I followed the instructions correctly on page: http://forums.na.leagueoflegends.com/board/showthread.php?t=2957372%29 But when the game starts ...
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apt-get -f install is trying to remove sudo

I was trying to get a program to work, and installed a different version of wine that overwrote the version of wine I already had. (That version ended up not working) So I tried installing the default ...
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selfishnet.exe not running using wine

i've been a windows user for a long time, and for the past few days i've switched to ubuntu 14.04, now i want to use selfishnet.exe on ubuntu i've tried wine but nothing happens when i run the ...
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How do i install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 lts?

I have been trying to install wine but when i use the command sudo apt-get install wine i get this message: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible ...
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Wine won't open .exe files?

I'm a big noob to ubuntu and having to run wine with windows applications, but I'm trying to download some indie games and 99% of them come up with an error message that insufficient data is not ...
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Google Input tools for Windows using Wine? [duplicate]

Can I install google input tools for Windows in Ubunut 14.10 using the Wine installer? My regional language is Malayalam and typing works best in that. Any suggestions please?
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Installing Directx9 or later

i'm trying to install a game with wine but when i accept the licence it says "you need to install directx9 or better". I tried to follow that : http://www.dedoimedo.com/games/wine-directx.html but ...
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Restrict user to run only one program with Wine

I want install Wine and Picasa for an user. I want prevent the user from running *.exe-Files basically for security reasons. In the past (bevor 3-4 years, another Ubuntu-Installation) I discovered, ...
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How to install Wine in Ubuntu 15.10

I tried to follow the steps listed here https://www.linux.com/blog/wine-1735-released-how-install-ubuntudebianlinux-mint After adding the PPA and running apt-get update, when I try to install wine ...
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Wine autocreate desktop entries

I've moved the wine applications I had on an older Ubuntu installation to a newer one, but just the .wine folders. Now I realise that I should have taken the .local/share/applications with me, since ...
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How do I play Counter Strike?

Currently I have Ubuntu MATE 14.04 installed on my system. I have a Windows setup file of Counter Strike 1.6. I have installed WINE from Ubuntu Software Centre. Counter Strike 1.6 has been ...
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Q4wine dosen't work, closing the windows software window immediately

What I have done: a. I just install q4wine, wine included. In "setup" -> "winetricks", I install the winetricks script and update the application list, which shows origin 6 (for data plot) can work ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 | Wine | cannot import dll :isskin.dll

error in installing game mafia2-black box. cannot import dll :isskin.dll.
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Add winetricks registry key by command line

In some special cases, I have to add a registry key to wine. Is it possible to do so using the command line, and how? Here are the steps I do from GUI: wine regedit On the left, open ...
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How do I get rid of redundant Wine launchers in Unity?

I want to get rid of redundant Unity launchers of uninstalled software, especially uninstalled windows (wine) software. All answers already given elsewhere are user specific and not universal and ...
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GTA:SA doesn't go fullscreen properly in wine

I have Wine Staging 1.9.7. When I run GTA:SA through wine, the screen resolution changes but the game doesn't go fullscreen: I've also tried a game called "Cubic Castles" through wine but it goes ...
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Installing Wine reveals unmet dependencies

First things first I am very sorry if this is a duplicate, but frankly I've tried reading many other answers and I don't understand half of it. I'm still very much a noob when it comes to Ubuntu and ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 x64, wine x32, pulseaudio - no sound

I have ubuntu 15.10 x64 and wine x32 (playonlinux). No any sound in games (try hearthstone, C&C and etc). Try this http://oldwiki.winehq.org/WineAndPulseaudio, but zero effect. How I can fix it? ...
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Wine can't install Wabbitemu

So I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and recently installed Wine hoping to get a graphing calculator emulator known as Wabbitemu running. I was successfully able to install Wine however when i open the Wizard ...
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Ubuntu - League of Legends WINE problem

I've install League of Legend on my notebook and wine as well. I've try different version of wine but no one of this don't work to play LoL... I've try: 1.6 and when I've try to open LoL he ...
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How to lift memory limitation?

My current machine: ASUS K50IJ: 64bit dualcore 1.8GHz CPU, 2GB RAM, intel GMA 4500 I played Half-Life 2 on this machine, on Windows, which has the same engine as Team Fortress 2. Now I only have ...
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Steam on Linux OR steam on wine?

I've been looking and got no answer, if you somehow know the answer please tell me. Okey, so I've been playing games with steam on Linux for a while. Maybe it's my PC or something, and it's not ...