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 not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I have been facing problems trying to run Wine on my system. I uninstalled it just in case there were some corruption in the installation, and reinstalled it, but it still doesn't work. The program ...
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Okular not opening after installing in Ubuntu 14.04

The application won't open after installation. If a file is opened from terminal, the following error is shown: zeenat@islamzee:~/Desktop$ okular ...
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Wine/PlayOnLinux does not work with ANY game

Most MMORPGs install but never run. I've tried at least 7 different games. The closest I got to playing was Skyforge (the sound is not working though, there is only annoying metallic scratching ...
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Windows Media Player 11 + 12, with Wine

I do realize this is a copy of my 2nd account, but it a question that so far, I have not gotten a good answer to. I am running Ubuntu 15.04. Recently I bought GTA5, and want to play it. I got the .exe ...
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Wine Not Working-Doing something wrong?

Well, this is sort of a link back to an old post on my 2nd account: How to install Windows Media Feature Pack? (Required by a game) But I've had some troubles. An answer said that if my Wine ...
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Media playback & App Store

I recently moved back from Windows 8.1 Pro to Ubuntu since the 12.04 LTS edition. I am currently using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS of 32 bit version. The music and video files were not playing as there were ...
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WINE - Installed Aion 4.7.1, Graphics not working & buggy text?

So I got Aion to work finally after creating a new 32 bit wineprefix. I installed all the components on the WineHQ page for Aion. But after launching the game and making it to the login screen, nearly ...
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Problems loading the Lotro Store. It doesn't load

First of all... I'm not new to Linux, but I'm certainly not an advanced user. I've been playing LOTRO on Linux for ages, with the help of wine, and this problem never existed before. The LOTRO Store ...
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Space Engineers Game .exe file wine Fatal Error. HELP

I’m trying to get my Space Engineers file working... Help Please. As I am new to coding and anything Ubuntu, this is difficult for me. Also I do not have access to sudo commands (I'm currently not in ...
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How to install Windows Media Feature Pack? (Required by a game)

I've recently bough GTA5 for the computer, but through Game-stop. They gave me a code, and I got the install EXE file. I thought I could simply run it through steam, and I'd be done. However, when I ...
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How do I create a windows 8.1 iso on ubuntu?

I am trying to create a windows 8.1 ISO to install on to a fresh hard-drive. I have downloaded the media creation tool from Microsoft website, and installed wine. When I try to open said media ...
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Play fullscreen directX games in wine (PlayOnLinux)

I've installed League of Legends with PlayOnLinux, but when I start a match I have a transparent window. Is it a problem with my graphic card drivers (AMD Radeon) or with Wine?
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error 1048 address in use,in frmserver smartservice procedure [closed]

i have use ubuntu 14.04 abd wine windows loader.and install MICROSOFT VB6. then run my ERP. but i run our company ERP then every time show ERROR message is " error 1048 address in use,in frmserver ...
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Rose online installation “certificate authentication failed,”

I just want to install Rose Online. I got the latest Wine and Ubuntu. Ive also tried to update it once more just to be sure. I have checked other questions/problems Online about the "certhifcate ...
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Want to share my wifi by creating a wifi hotspot ( While staying connected to wifi)?

I am currently using ubuntu 15.04 (not fully satsified as it freezes a lot) and I want to switch to anybbother linux distro and I want to know is there any linux distro in which I can create a wifi ...
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How to run Sylenth1 in Wine — Anyone got a cfg? Ubuntu 14.04.2 + KXStudio ppas + Bitwig + Carla + Festige + vsthost

I love music production and since bitwig it is even possible to fully replace windows - since I can't afford a Mac and would in the end probably even prefer linux :) Actually, I think, Ubuntu is ...
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Running GTA SA:MP on wine

I have a problem with wine. I have gta samp in my.wine/... and it runs the samp server box fine. The problem occurs when I try to add a server or actually do anything in the server box like look at ...
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Is there any way to install intel media graphics accelerator in ubuntu 12.04 + version?

I came through lots of post online about installing intel drivers. Is there any method to install intel media graphics accelerator in ubuntu 12.04 + version? I tried the intel drivers in ubuntu, ...
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Which is the best way to play unity web player content in Ubuntu?

I am trying to play unity web player content on my computer. I wish to know which method is easy to install and play unity web player content in Ubuntu? I found the following methods online: ...
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installing and running Wine [closed]

I used the command sudo get-apt install wine to install Wine. I then tried asking for suggestions on how to run Wine, and somebody suggested I use the command: wine your_exe which produced the ...
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Why is photoshop laggy?

Photoshop CS6 extended (run through wine) has become very laggy with just one psd for no reason. It works fine with other psds but for some reason, it lags a LOT when using my YouTube channel art ...
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how to run wine as an independent software?

Once it has been installed using the command sudo get-apt install wine. How can I run this software?.Is there any shortcut created such as chromium or VLC or is there any other way to run it?
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Unable to run oracle 10g xe.exe using wine in ubuntu 14.04? [on hold]

I have installed wine on Ubuntu 14.04, but i won't be able to run oracle 10g xe.exe using wine. Why is it so?
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Unable to watch Netflix

Today I installed Ubuntu on my Acer E-15. I go on Netflix a lot and need to be able to watch it. I tried to install Wine but for some reason it wouldn't install "Package dependencies cannot be ...
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Lubuntu wine installation error

When I was trying to install wine software in Lubuntu 14.10, I got the following error message without any specific reason. Can you please tell me how to resolve this problem and can I continue the ...
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Black screen appear when loading some games in unity web player for Ubuntu?

I have installed unity web player and also installed wine in Ubuntu 14.04, still not able to load some games. A black screen will appear with unity logo..
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Not able to play unity games in ubuntu 14.04 even after installing unity web player and wine

I get a white screen when loading unity games even after installing unity web player and wine.what more needs to be installed to play unity games.please explain step by step
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Does Wine support USB for UBUNTU?

I want to run iTunes on ubuntu, will Wine support USB?
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Can I somehow avoid having two versions of Steam?

So, I've recently moved from Window$ (again), and I'd like to move my game library over. I've already installed Steam for Linux (so I can play supported games natively), but now I have to install ...
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I have install wine 1.6.2 and 1.7 both not working in my system?

I have install successfully wine 1.6.2 when i try to install youtube downloader then error comes- path not found. Same goes for wine 1.7. What should i do?
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Unable to install Wine on Unbuntu 14.04 64-bit

So I added the PPA and try to install wine but it says there are broken packages/unmet dependencies. It is my understanding that this can happen when trying to install Wine on a 64-bit system, but ...
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Trying to install iTunes 7.2 to sync music with iPhone 4S

I'm trying to install iTunes. I followed the instructions from the guy on YouTube to the letter. His first instruction was to download iTunes 7.2 which I in fact did, but when I try to install that ...
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League of Legend plays well for the first game but subsequent games doesnt work

After I play a game then try to play another the screen acts as if it is shrunk and the icons are too large. Where I can see the ubuntu launcher again. That is after the character select screen. ...
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Install dotnet 2.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 without using Wine1.7

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 64 bit, and have the following wine packages installed - $ apt --installed list|grep wine wine/vivid,now 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu8 amd64 [installed] wine-gecko2.21/vivid,now ...
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Install Flash Player on IE7/IE8 with Wine

I have to set up IE7 or IE8 with Adobe Flash Player on a Linux machine (to test a very old web application) but I fight with some compatibility Flash problems. I'm using PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Running Heroes of the Storm on Wine

I installed heroes of the storm and changed it to the 32-bit client (like it says to do on wineHQ), but everytime I run it, the screen becomes completely red, and if I do anything it crashes and says ...
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Steam through Wine with Winetricks and Bumblebee

Before a few game updates ago, I used to be able to play all of my Steam games (that are only on Windows) through the Winetricks configuration of Steam for Windows. I was playing with Steam on Windows ...
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Wine: Problem Running Tally.ERP9

I have Installed Tally.ERP9 using Wine in Ubuntu. Tally.ERP9 giving error "out of memory" in the splash screen itself. and when I tried it running from terminal it shows following errors. ...
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After sudo apt-get remove my login is looping

it is the first time i use this forum, i always tried to find answer by my own and worked out but no more know. So im still a ubuntu beginner. I tried to install wine with sudo apt-get install wine ...
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Starcraft 2 with Wine 1.7.44; Cannot type

I just followed this link. and installed starcraft 2 on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The game starts with no problems. But when it comes to naming my character, I am unable to type any characters into the ...
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installation of wine

i was trying to install wine on ubuntu 14.04. I used the command sudo apt-get install wine. A complete process was worked out. Around 140 MB data was downloaded from the internet but suddenly it was ...
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I can't open a program in WINE, it says that “the archive is corrupted” what do I do?

I am trying to open up a .exe file in wine but when I type in the code it says the archive is corrupted (side note: Yes, I did delete the file and redownload it, that was my first reaction). I typed ...
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Runing TEASItools on wine

I am using TEASI for bike navigation. The updating tool TEASItool only runs under windows. http://www.teasi.eu/teasi-one/ I succeeded installing TEASItool with wine. And the device is recognized by ...
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some applications create unknown files with exe and pif extension in external disk and usb stick in wine

I am on Ubuntu 14.04.2 platform. I installed some Windows applications in Wine. I noticed that when I run an application in Wine it creates numerous suspicious random file names with pif and exe ...
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How do I open Wine again!

Sigh...so this might be a stupid question. I'm learning my way around Ubuntu (been bottle feed on windows my whole life). I figured out how to install wine, then steam, then installed Skyrim. This ...
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Problem in loading Unity3D using wine

Recently I installed unity3D x86 4.5 on ubuntu 15.04 64-bit using playonlinux (wine 1.7.38). During installing, I installed tahoma and .net framework 4. After this I started Unity3D which loaded badly ...
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Can I play a 'not available for Linux' game on Steam using Wine or PlayOnLinux?

I bought a games bundle which has games that are both available and not available for Linux. I understand that to play the available games for Linux I only have to download Steam and voilà. But is it ...
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Error trying to install pipelight

I try to install pipelight but I get an error msg. What can I do about it? $ sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Mono does not appear to be installed error (WineTricks)

I'm trying to install dotnet4.5 using winetricks on Ubuntu12.04 64bit. It keeps on giving me "Mono does not appear to be installed " error though i have mono installed . I ran these two commands to ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Wine won't install: dependency issues

EDIT: I've figured out the problem and solved it. See bottom for solution. I've seen similar problems posted here and elsewhere, but haven't been able to get any solutions working. Background: This ...