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 fix windows read access error with wine in Ubuntu?

This is more of a wine problem, but I work with Ubuntu 14.04. I recently installed Microsoft Photodraw on Wine 1.6.2. The app works perfectly for some time when the following error pops up and ...
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unmet dependencies [Wine]

Again with unmet dependencies problem, but this time it's something else... I am running Ubuntu 14.04, and I am trying to install wine but I get this message: The following packages have unmet ...
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Can't boot into ubuntu

I have a lenovo n20p with Ubuntu installed , I was using linux just fine I managed to install wine, I then turned of my laptop and then back on and when I ran sudo startunity it didn't work. I got ...
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WOW freezes after login 15.04

I installed wine 1.6.2 and World of warcraft launcher through it. It fully installed and when I run the game it log ins and asks me to select zone and realm type each time. When I do this the special ...
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Trying to play Axiom Verge with Wine

I'm trying to get Axiom Verge to play on my laptop. I first tried right clicking on the .exe file and selecting run with wine, but that didn't do anything, so I tried from the terminal. Along with a ...
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Game crashes while running with wine

I have installed Dragon Ages: Origins on my Ubuntu 14.04. Everything went well, and I can start the game and enter the main menu. However when I select "New Game" it crashes. I can change options or ...
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On running an application through wine why exception handling error is occuring

I ran a program by this code wine '/home/user/Hardware/hyperterminal/hypertrm.exe' the program starts but stops in between getting message as Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to ...
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Fonts not visible in Far Cry 1 with Wine

I recently installed Far Cry 1 (5 CD retail) under Wine using this tutorial on my Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. My Pc specs are as follows: Integrated graphics: Intel G33 openGL version: 1.4 Ram: 2GB DDR2 ...
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how do I get wine to run on ubuntu 15 [duplicate]

I'm a fairly new user with ubuntu. But What's the best/easiest way to get wine to work. It never seems to work for me. thanks
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Winehq to run bulk image downloader

has anyone had success running the windows program bulk image downloader through WINE? It is a fairly simple program containing a .exe information files it has to access. When it runs on my system ...
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can windows virus affect Linux machine through wine? [duplicate]

When we use wine on Linux PC windows Virus can affect folders of wine? I think may be not; But I still Confuse about that. What is accurate answer? Wine is emulator of windows then some question ...
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why USB sticks are invisible in NoviCorp wintoflash(windows software)

I am trying to create a boot-able windows 7 USB stick through WinToFlash in wine-tricks.But whenever i started wintoflash,USB drives are not showing.I did so many thing via ...
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Missing Wine Program Folder in Xubuntu 14.04-LTS

After installing Wine 1.6.2 from the Ubuntu Software Center the Program folder with the installed Windows programs is not shown in XFCE menu. Only the following enteries are shown: Deinstall Wine ...
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How do I set Notepad++ as an editor on Ubuntu?

I use notepad++ from Wine. I want to set Notepad++ as one of the default editors. I tried to set it by right-clicking on a file, then Open With. But I did not see Notepad++ in the resulting list ...
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how can create a wine shortcut? [duplicate]

i've recently installed wine and i often use the wine cmd so i would like to create a shortcut on the desktop to run directly cmd. I've tried to search on google but without any result. thanks.
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Pen pressure in photoshop CS6 with playonlinux

After installing photoshop CS6 through playonlinux, I attempted to use my huion tablet to test the pressure sensitivity. Evidently it did not work, or even recognize my tablet. I have the huion driver ...
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Fully remove PlayOnLinux and any files left behind [duplicate]

I recently installed PlayOnLinux with: sudo apt-get install playonlinux But then decided that I wanted to remove it so I did: sudo apt-get purge playonlinux sudo apt-get autoremove sudo apt-get ...
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What does “HQ” from WineHQ mean? [closed]

This is just a curiousity, and I wasn't able to find it anywhere... Would it be "High Quality"? I also see that the going-to-be Mac OS Wine-like app DarlingHQ also has this HQ...
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How to handle google chrome external protocol when your software is on wine?

My problem is this: I have a software installed with Wine (Brain Explorer 2, it's free); certain functions of this software requires using the browser (in this case google chrome; firefox isn't an ...
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Offline Driver Installation intel(R) 82562V-2 10/100 Network Connection [closed]

I have recently acquired a Dell Vostro 200 with a missing hard drive, i got a hard drive off a optiplex 720, and it now has GB160, i installed PCLinuxOS LXDE, was ecstatic to boot it up, and when i ...
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how to download wine offline

i just installed Ubuntu on my desktop via a Youtube tutorial, they forgot to mention that Linux doesn't support windows exe files. I cannot access the wired internet in my room, in order to download ...
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Can the C: drive in WINE be put in the RAID 10 local to host Ububtu 12.04 LTS

really new to Ubuntu, and even newer to WINE. Is it possible to move the C: drive in WINE to use a Raid 10 array that is internal local to host non boot storage. I really want to keep the SSD boot ...
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How do I restore my font sizes after using wine (800x600)?

After playing a full screen game in wine @800x600 I use xrandr to reset my monitor settings which are @ 1600x900 & 1440x900. When I do this, however my fonts become tiny. How do I keep my fonts ...
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playonlinux problem for world of tanks installation

I installed Play On Linux, because I want to install World of Tanks game. But when this game installation process starts appears this error which is in print screen. What should I do in this ...
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Problem with Java 8.45 instalation

I tried to install java 8.45 wine but the installation wont even start so I tried to download older version and update it but the update fails to download the patch. Does anyone know what to do with ...
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Options.txt file hearthstone

I finally opened Hearthstone,played a few games without any problem, but I made a critical mistake, I put the graphics quality in High and closed the game. Now, when I open Hearthstone using wine, ...
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Add PlayOnLinux games to native Steam

I am one of the few Linux gamers out there and I am also a perfectionist. That makes me want to add my non-steam games to my library. But there is the problem. 95% of my games are PlayOnLinux games. I ...
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How can I install Wine in 15.04 when there are unmet dependencies?

When I try to install Wine in Ubuntu 15.04, I get the following message: >sudo apt-get install wine Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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andy android emulator is not working in wine

I installed andy emulator in ubuntu 12.04 but it is not working it shows setting andy but after it shows program error i don't know what to do can anyone help me ?
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Playonlinux asks to install Python

just few days ago I installed other version of Python on Ubuntu (I need it for coding). Installation of Python went pretty much smoothly, but when I try to launch League Of Legends I get a problem. ...
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How do I correct a font that doesn't have a name?

I bought a font from myfonts.com, and installed it on my system by clicking on the .TTF file I received and in the dialog that came up there was a button that said "Install Font". Seemed to work, but ...
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Wine Program doesnt run 90% of the games [closed]

Ok, I have many games in my pc including GTA 3, NFS MW, San Andreas, Vice City but my wine program loader doesnt seem to work on them and the output is- The game is magnified so much that i can see ...
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Installing JDK 32 bit on 64 bit machine through wine

I am trying to install 32 bit JDK through wine but it encounters an error. When installing 64 bit JDK it installs it, but when i search it in the specified folder it isn't showing. Any idea how to ...
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Wine & FGLRX Conflict

I have installed wine first and tried to install FGLRX drivers from AMD Site. When i Install FGLRX through Gdebi Installer. It says libopencl1 conflict. I Followed this guide 14.10 wine and fglrx ...
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On doing ping in Wine and I am getting error message

I typed this in Wine command prompt: ping www.google.com then I got this message in terminal: fixme:ping:main this command currently just sleeps based on -n parameter
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Unable to install WIne on Ubuntu 12.04

When I try to install Wine, either through the Ubuntu software center or the terminal, I get this: "package dependencies cannot be resolved". How can I install Wine?
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Ctrl + Shift + U not working in MS Office 2007 under Wine

I have to deal with this problem on another family PC on which I forced Linux installation over Windows. I'm well aware that Alt + Number doesn't work on Linux, that's why I was relying on Ctrl + ...
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Arcade Stick (NipponGame) (NG) how to run it on wine to play Fight Cade? (kof02)

i want your help to make my Arcade Stick wornking on fight cade emulator.the product is pc-ps3 compatible and it works very well on any other emulator. such as mame.but in wine it doesnt work, it even ...
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(Xubuntu) Symlinked wine doesn't open .exe?

I'm new to the site, and I've just created the account. Wine and I are having an issue right now. I'm booting Xubuntu from a Live USB and, therefore, have placed the .wine folder in another drive, ...
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Installing Adobe Photoshop with Wine : OS requirement not met

I followed the steps in this post : How can I install photoshop cs6 on ubuntu 14.04? Everything went fine until I got stuck on Step 3 because of a requirement issue in the installation process. The ...
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PlayOnLinux will not install Origin

I have recently been trying to install origin using PlayOnLinux. I have followed tutorials, but all my efforts end with the same result: Error installing Origin, something went wrong during the ...
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After Update from 12.04 to 15.04 partition is not regognized correctly

I have a partition named data in /data the partition i installed ubuntu on is 10 GB an full is says xxx GB free space on /data but if i try to install a setup.exe with playonlinux (wine) in this ...
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Intermittent Sound under Wine on 15.04 Upgrade

All other sound works just fine. When I'm playing World of Warcraft sometimes I get sound briefly, then it dies. All other sound works just fine (browsing, Kodi, native games) but WoW is the only one ...
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Blank screen error on Unity 5

I installed Unity 5 using PlayOnLinux and wine 1.7.42 and everything went well. But when I open the editor I just got a blank screen. If I click to create a new scene, nothing happens... Picture ...
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Problem with running full screen apps in gnome shell with wine

I've an ubuntu 14.04 with gnome shell, gdm, wine1.6. Some apps doesn't start after launching just turning into minimized mode. If I click on the icon around 100 times the app starts(but it's ...
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Unable to unistall software in wine [duplicate]

I am trying to unistall a Windows application installed in Wine. When I run the command: wine unistall - -software it says uninstall: command not found.
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Cloning Playonlinux Virtual Drives

I have a virtual drive on Playonlinux with some application which only allows one instance of itself to run. However, I'd like to run several of its instances. For this, I am planning to create ...
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Skyrim Audio Choppy

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04.2. When I load Skyrim via PlayonLinux, the audio always becomes choppy and unbearable at times. Is there a solution?
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Terraria in Wine/Play On Linux (Steam version)

I installed Terraria using Play ON Linux's version of steam, but every time I open it, the launcher is open for like a second and then closes but nothing opens. Please help.
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All windows dlls in wine

Today I am going to ask a silly like question. The question is simply this that I have two PC's one is running Ubuntu and the other windows 7. What I want to do is to completely forget about windows ...