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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CodeBlocks playonlinux not opening terminal

I recently installed codeblocks via playonlinux to use graphics.h which is compatible with only windows and i didn't want to use "Libgraph" but the problem is that code is compiling successfully but ...
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im getting this error while installing psiphon using wine [on hold]

sha1sum mismatch! Rename /home/hani/.cache/winetricks/win2ksp4/W2KSP4_EN.EXE and try again. plzzz help me im new to ubuntu
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Using GIMP to open .xcf files fails

Version 2.9.5 in Ubuntu 14.04 ; After saving an image in xcf format, I try to open it with GIMP version 2.8.18 on wine or Windows This gives me an error message: Opening 'C:\users\kisame\Bureau\2....
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Software installation wine

Been trying to install league for a while now but this comes up with a new error appearing every time i say okay
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Game is working, but not display

I'm fresh Ubuntu user. Installed newest Wine and EU4. When I start EU4.exe, launcher is totally black, but if you go on the place, where usually button is, game is loading. I hear the sound, mouse ...
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Need for Speed Most Wanted not working after update from ubuntu 14.04 to 16.04

The game was working great on Ubuntu 14.04 but after upgrading to 16.04, it doesn't work anymore. Here's the backtrace Unhandled exception: invalid float operation in 32-bit code (0x7eb11542). ...
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ubuntu will not let me update nor run files [on hold]

whenever i download any file it opens it in the archive manager instead of running it. also whenever i try to download a software update it asks me for my password then doesnt download it.
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Wine - Every time page fault occurs while installing gecko. [closed]

Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x00000000 in 32-bit code (0x01331a82). Register dump: CS:0023 SS:002b DS:002b ES:002b FS:0063 GS:006b EIP:01331a82 ESP:0033e8b8 EBP:0017361c EFLAGS:...
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How do I install .net Framework 4.0 updates

Good day, Hope someone can help. I have installed Wine on Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 after which I tried to install a Windows application. The application requires .net 4 and actually installs it. But it ...
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cannot install wine on elementary os [closed]

I,am new to Linux and just installed Elementary os. Now I want to install wine but get this message: Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional software ...
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repository dotnet40 is not working for COD BO 2

please help: env WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX="/media/xxx/DATA/Games/CODBO2" winetricks dotnet40 output like this: wine cmd.exe /c echo '%ProgramFiles%' returned empty string even i'm installing ...
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Can't get wine+gallium9 to work properly on lubuntu

I am unable to get the gallium + wine package (ppa:commendsarnex/winedri3) to work on my absolutely fresh lubuntu system (reinstalled 50 minutes ago after unsuccessfully trying to edit xorg.conf led ...
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Wine Install - Do I need Mono, Gecko, etc

I just did a wine Install on Ubuntu 16.04 and got the dialogue "We can install Mono and Gecko but recommend you do it the proper way". I hit the cancel button figuring I'll install them later. Do I ...
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Installing Wine on Ubuntu 16.04 64 bit

I firstly added arch (i see i made a mistake) to install wine on Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit. Then, after adding a repository i ran apt-get install wine-staging Got this: The following packages have unmet ...
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Xen vs Dual-Boot for Games

friends! I'm using Ubuntu for making games, browsing net and anything I could ever do and I really like it. However, there is a little problem. My favourite game series Resident Evil doesn't run well ...
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Ubuntu 16.10 failed to startup after login [closed]

1 hour ago ubuntu 16.10 successfully install to my computer without error but after wine was installed and trying to play NBA 2k14, only black screen displayed to my screen monitor so after 5 minutes ...
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How to install wine in ubuntu 16.04?

I'm unable to install wine in ubuntu 16.04. sudo apt-get install wine is giving me this error Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation ...
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wine staging 1.9.7 not run application after compilation

I have download normal wine(1.9.7) and then apply wine staging patch on it(v1.9.7). Then compile wine. And then If I install any application then it show me below things only. fixme:winediag:...
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Windows Internet Explorer through Wine

I've downloaded the install files for IE 11 hoping it would load pages on Windows Steam because I'm having steamwebhelper.exe issues (more on that here: (steamwebhelper.exe error) Nothing but library [...
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(steamwebhelper.exe error) Nothing but library [Windows Steam using Wine] - Kubuntu

When I run the Windows version of Steam on Kubuntu, the only thing I can view and use is the library and the friend list, News is blank and all the other pages load forever. How do I get the other ...
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integrate wine menu bars with ubuntu

I've seen that it is possible to integrate Java swing menu bars with unity here. Is there anyway to do the same with windows applications running with wine?
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How to load Autocad 2013 onto Ubuntuvia Wine

Have recently switched from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 16.04 so please pardon me if technically the question is imperfect, am still learning. Need to load Autocad (from the Wine compatibility list -...
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Steam isn't displaying after running [Kubuntu] [duplicate]

Steam won't run properly, it just shows up at the bottom panel for a few seconds then disappears and there's not even an icon next to the tab. No window comes up. I have WINE & winetricks ...
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Wine-staging won't work — Ubuntu Mate 16.04 LTS

I tried to update wine since the old 1.6x version that is preinstalled in Ubuntu is quite outdated. I removed the old wine installation and installed the latest staging one following this guide After ...
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Using Wine on Ubuntu 14.01 to download quicken not working, says can not be installed on xp

I Have a Lenovo T410 with Ubuntu 14.04 operating system. I have Quicken 2016 (Software) on a disk. I downloaded Wine, then put in the cd and went to the download folder right clicked and clicked on ...
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Access USB device From Wine

Is it possible to run a Windows application on Wine which accesses a USB device. Exactly I need to access a Zena ZigBee Gateway and protocol analyzer from microchip.
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Unable to locate package netflix-desktop after trying every other code [duplicate]

I am trying to run Netflix as a desktop app after installing pipelight and wine. I've also used the ppa:ehoover/compholio and still get the error: E: Unable to locate package netflix-desktop. ...
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Running Masterwork Dwarf Fortress under Linux

I downloaded package with MDF from here: http://dffd.bay12games.com/file.php?id=8639 Everything works under Linux except of Masterwork Dwarf Fortress.exe - GUI needed to configure numerous settings ...
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How to view installed wine apps to launch them?

I am unable to locate my wine applications in ubuntu, while in lubuntu I have seen a menu option of wine where it shows all the applications installed in wine, is there any way I can view list of ...
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gksu doesn't show the installed program folders into wine folder

I use Ubuntu Studio 16.04 LTS. I tried to edit some specific parameters of an specific Windows software (which must be used with Wine), so I used gksu to open the ".wine" folders with root privileges ...
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Playonlinux error: “please install python before trying to run this program”

I've been trying to run playonlinux, but I keep getting an error that tells me to install python. Seems like it is clashing with a recently installed version of Enthought Canopy. Various googled ...
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3d rendering and winedebug wgl

I have some problems with 3d rendering on Wine: the screen blinks and many characters appear randomly on the scren. Following this link, I entered WINEDEBUG=+wgl wine my_3d_app.exe in the terminal ...
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Adding application to “Open with..” doesnt open the file but only application in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have installed cavaj decompiler using wine on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and to automatically open .class files with cavaj i added in mimeapps.list this line application/x-java=Cavaj.desktop; and added ...
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cannot download files using other download manager besides browser built in [on hold]

i cant download anyfiles with other download manager such as uget and idm(wine) i've tried integrate them with flashgot and it just cant start the download, in uget's case : time keeps running but ...
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How to get Stamina 2.5 to run under Ubuntu 16.04 using Wine (or not?)

I've been trying to install Stamina Typing Tutor 2.5 (using Wine) in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and haven't been successful. I couldn't get it to work in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS either, even after installing mfc42.dll....
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Wine Error Window Popping Up Without Further Issues

I can run Wine apps without issues. But each time starting them up I keep getting two of the same Wine error windows ("The program (unidentified) has encountered ... and needs to close. We are sorry ...
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Pivot Animator 4.2 Installation with Wine - Error: Unable To Execute File In Temp Directory

I'm trying to Install Pivot Animator 4.2. When I run the setup with Wine, I get the following message: Unable to execute file in temp directory. Setup Aborted Error:5 Access Denied Execution in ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 screen stays black or purple when you start

lo que pasa es que hace un tiempo instalé Ubuntu 14.04 en inicio dual con Windows 8.1 en mi pc (Hp Pavilion AMD A8) y corría normal pero hace un momento necesita usar wine pero me di cuenta que no ...
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Is there a loss of audio quality when using Wine?

I've been a long time Windows user and after using linux at work for a few months now I would like to switch over on my personal computer. My problem is that I'm a long time audiophile and don't know ...
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Can the Current Cost EnviR Smart Meter be read under Ubuntu?

I have a Current Cost EnviR Smart Meter from E-On and I would like to get the data from the meter. It has a USB data cable and I told that the drivers are in the distros of most Linux distros, but I ...
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How to install Imo messenger in ubuntu 16.04?

I downloaded an Imo messenger installer (for Windows) and executed it with wine. I got a desktop shortcut, but it does not work. When I double-click it, it hangs around for a while (I can see it in ...
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Unable to install wine on Ubuntu 16.04

I am a new user of Linux, and while trying to install "wine" on Ubuntu 16.04, I encountered the following problem: myname@my-computer:~$ sudo apt-get install winehq-staging [sudo] password for myname:...
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How to fix sound effects in Sonic Adventure 2 using Steam and Playonlinux

I bought a Humble Sonic Bundle and got a lot of sonic games. I enjoyed playing Sonic Adventure DX but when I tried to play Sonic adventure two after installing the components XACT and dotnet20 from ...
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Cant install wine on ubuntu 16.04

I try to install wine as the website suggested but something is wrong.. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:wine/wine-builds Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/lib/python3.5/urllib/request....
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install photoshop cs6 on kubuntu 14.04

Im new in linux. I trying to install photoshop cs6. Ive done everything like in this question - How can I install photoshop cs6 on ubuntu 14.04? but it doesnt work for me I put this command ...
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Can I make do 'winecfg' in a custom location?

Im a newbie and I have successfully installed wine. I want to make my fake C drive in my media folder instead of home folder(My home folder is very small size). Can I do that? If yes, Please how? ...
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RandR problem running League of Legends

I'm having some problems after the installation (that went pretty easy on PlayOnLinux). I can't open the game; it says "Broken RandR detected" and "consider using Nouveau drivers instead". I tried to ...
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How to restore ubuntu softwares ( including built in)?

I had run a command : sudo apt-get remove wine* . Then, all of my Ubuntu softwares had been deleted. Including Terminal, Libreoffice and other built-in sofwares. Now what should I do to restore ...
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Wine does not launch. How do I install it properly on Kubuntu 16.04 LTS?

I have been using Kubuntu 10.04 LTS until last month and used to run a Windows programme (accounting) with Wine with great success. I do not remember having any problem since the beginning (many ...
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How to run games from a disk using Wine? [duplicate]

I have an original game disk of FIFA 10. How to install and play it using Wine on Ubuntu 16.04?