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How to Install Sony Vegas Pro in Ubuntu 14.10

A couple of weeks ago, I heard that Microsoft is making .NET Framework to work in Ubuntu. So So many Windows softwares are using .NET Framework. Then Now I think, Its possible to install the most of ...
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Wine gives me black screen when I open programs

I'm using Ubuntu 14.10 with wine 1.6.2, but that wine gives me an error EVERY time it runs, saying that "The program (unidentified) has encountered a serious problem and needs to close. We are sorry ...
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Setting up Adobe Air with wine, removes gedit

Latest Adobe Air does not provide support anymore for Ubuntu versions. Since I tried to install an exe file using wine. There were issues to install latest version of wine 1.7. Since on google, I ...
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League of Legends launcher crashes after login using PoL

I'm trying to log into League of Legends using PlayOnLinux, but after loading into the main client for several seconds it crashes. The PlayOnLinux debugger gave me this: [11/21/14 22:06:18] - ...
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Which is the best *Buntu Distro For Linux Gaming And PlayonLinux Gaming? [on hold]

So im deciding to reinstall a *Buntu distro but i wanted to know which was the best for wine and playonlinux gaming. Im planning to simply run GTA Sa, With the SAMP mod and MTA Mod. Thank you for your ...
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Trying to fix wine and fglrx incompatibilities

I know wine and fglrx have some mutual incompatibilities that will eventually be fixed - specifically, the fglrx package will be fixed, but not until next year. Until then, I'm following the solution ...
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how do I configure a local directory in a wine launcher?

ok, so I'm trying to make a portable launcher for my wine application... [Desktop Entry] Name= UMC Type= Application Terminal=true Exec= wine ~/data/Python/x86/python.exe loader.py 'x86' ...
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How to setup gaming mouse profiles

recently i bought an redragon perdition mice that was full of functions and customizations but with only one problem, his configuration software runs only on windows. All the buttons are working fine, ...
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Installing Box Edit on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm using Box (the cloud storage service) for my work, and I need to install Box Edit capabilities within my browser. So I downloaded the .exe and ran it through WINE. The installation starts normal, ...
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Having Issues Locating my Data Partiton in WINE

I am trying to manually boot a program from terminal into wine. The problem is that I have a separate Data Partition. Would the Drives used by my Windows boot part be the same under wine? If not, ...
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install 'Line" in ubuntu 14.04 64 bit using wine

im using ubuntu 14.04 with the 64-bit version. i have a problem when i tried to install "LINE" using wine. in the article i have read, it says that i have to download a package file, so i download ...
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Ripping CD's with EAC in wine

I'd like to use EAC to rip audio CD's. The problem is, I can't seem to get WINE to recognize the CD drive on my laptop. Because the CD is audio I cannot mount it. I have already tried creating an ...
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Installed Office 2007 in Wine, How to Run Them?

I installed Office 2007 using Wine1.6 on Ubuntu 14.04. Seemed to go fine but I can't find the Office executables to get them to run. I would also like to add the shortcuts to the toolbar or desktop
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Wine and DX11 - Would it improve my FPS?

I have been spending time to tune my Guild Wars 2 installation on Ubuntu 14.04. Right now it seems to be working except for poor performances (25-30 fps instead of 70 fps). I got a CPU monitoring app ...
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Cannot find libosmesa6_10.1.3-0ubuntu0.1_i386.deb

While installing Wine, got the error message: W: Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/m/mesa/libosmesa6_10.1.3-0ubuntu0.1_i386.deb 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.91.15 80] ...
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How to enchance font rendering under Wine

Consolas font, size 11, natively in Linux app shows like this: Same font and size in any Windows app under Wine, shows like his: Is there some setting, to make font appearance under Wine closer ...
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How to use Virtual Machine to use programs in my pre-installed win 7 in my Ubuntu OS?

My laptop was pre-installed with win 7. I used it for several years with personal data. I have installed Ubuntu recently alongside Win 7 for dual boot. Most of time, i just want to use Ubuntu for ...
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WINE programs/processes isolation

I would like to completely isolate from each other two Windows programs running in WINE. I intend to block them from sharing memory, interprocess communication, files and using any possible ...
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Unmet dependencies when installing wine from original PPA

I ran into some trouble attempting to install Wine on my computer. I'm running 14.04. Using Software Center, I received the following output: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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wineprefixes don't work

it's that simple. they don't i've learned to create and call back wineprefixes (AND I ONLY WANT ONE) but it doesn't really seem to matter. wine or winetricks does whatever it wants and doesn't ...
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Lego Marvel POL freezes on startup

Every forum I go to for WINE says that LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes runs perfect in WINE. Well... I can't seem to figure it out. I boot up WINE Steam, and run the LEGO Marvel Superheroes game from ...
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Running .Net 4.0 application with Wine

I'm attempting to run a simple program in Wine, under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, however it complains that fixme:mscoree:parse_supported_runtime sku=L".NETFramework,Version=v4.0" not implemented ...
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I cannot open exe files

I have tried installing wine but this fails. I use, sudo add-app-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa Then sudo apt-get update Finally sudo apt-get install wine1.7 winetricks It ends up by saying error ...
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Battlenet Black Screen + Wifi Dropping

I am having 2 issues at this moment that I would like to figure out how to fix. First one is Battle.net App. It was working for me well earlier today and I had World of Warcraft actually installing ...
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Why am I unable to install Wine 1.7? [duplicate]

I cannot install Wine using Ubuntu 14.10. It tells me I have unmet dependencies: wine1.7 : depends: wine1.7-i386 (=1:1.7.30-Oubuntu1~ppa1) E:Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
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fresh ubuntu 64bit 14.04 install wine 1.7 install freezes

I just installed the system and ran into this issue twice. the first time it broke my packages so I decided to just format my drive and install ubuntu again. but it's systematic. under ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Garmin Ant Agent

I have a Garmin Forerunner 410 and I've been banging my head against the wall trying to get the garmin-ant-downloader / python / gant / anything to work. Is there was anything new/simple out there ...
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New, Clueless, and needing help with Wine

So, long story short I have been a user of Windows since I can remember. I forcefully had to switch to Ubuntu the last few days because of a long-winded issue dealing with my Windows/key. But we will ...
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Install Gecko and Photoshop on Ubuntu 14.04LTS

I have wine and winetricks installed on my Ubuntu 14.04LTS wine --version wine-1.7.30 winetricks --version 20140302 I'm trying to install Photoshop CS6 on my Ubuntu using wine. When I run this ...
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bash ./eclipse permission denied

I just downloaded the adt bundle.As per the instructions on the android site , it just says that double click on the eclipse icon and the IDE should start right away. But when I do so it searches for ...
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Wine ODBC connection to local PostgreSQL database

I'm running PostgreSQL server which I want to access from program under wine. I installed necessary wine software to be able to make ODBC connection. But is it possible to access local PostgreSQL ...
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Why can't I install wine? [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and I'm having trouble installing wine on my laptop. I tried using the software center and the command line but neither is working. From the command line, I get the following error ...
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keyboard not working with games in wine

i have ubuntu 14.04 and wine, all up to date. i installed Gothic and gothic 2 gold with play on linux, but the keyboard don't work. I tried to change the windows version(xp, 7, 2000), to use some ...
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ASUS software issue

I recently ordered a ASUS MIO-AUDIO 892 audio card to use with her desktop. It is a windows based software application so I thought downloading Wine would allow me to install the software needed to ...
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Facebook Video calling Via Wine or via Skype

It has been years since facebook video calling started. Unfortunately the haven't been able to make it work for linux. So I would like to install it via wine. I have tried firefox for windows via ...
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Can't import asset in Unity3D 4.5.5

I installed Unity3d 4.5.5 using wine with Playonlinux. Then I'm trying to import an asset but the store inside the client displays only a grey screen. According to what is explained here, there ...
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Err 1627 in Wine during NetGear Genie Install

I have a NetGear AC1200 High Gain Wifi USB Adapter(model A6210), and have been trying to get it to work in Ubuntu for my desktop. It works just fine in Windows, but whenever I boot over to Ubuntu I ...
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Installing apex dc++ using wine

I successfully installed apex dc++ via wine,but it fails to launch.The following error is displayed- ApexDC++ has crashed,but in order for you to report the problem you need to have program debug ...
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Wine won't let apps go fullscreen

When I try to play Diablo 1 on WINE it only plays the game in this window and there is no option to maximize or anything it is really obnoxious. I am using virtual desktop with a 1200x720 ...
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How to install d3dx9_43?

In order to use a certain Windows program on Wine, I need to install d3dx9_43 (a Directx driver) but I am not sure how to. Without this, it gives me this error: Unhandled exception: page fault on ...
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Wine font rendering difference

I run Evernote under wine on two Linux computers. They show different font appearances: Left: LMDE 64-bit (already dist-upgrade to Debian testing but keep LMDE adjustments) + MATE; Right: Ubuntu ...
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Diablo 3 adding commands

Okey so I got the battle.net launcher to work and even Diablo 3 to launch. But it just hangs around on the retrieving hero list. And WineHQ tells me that I am supposed to add the setarch i386 -L ...
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Using Wine or Playonlinux

I am new to ubuntu and I wanted to use wine or playonlinux to run games such as Fifa 07 or GTA san andears. I do have them as portable (preinstalled) games, I tried to run them but either they run but ...
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Running SEGA Model 2 games possible?

According to the WINE database, The model 2 emulator for windows should run just fine, I can open the program using WINE, but when I try to load a rom, it crashes. Can anyone tell me if there is ...
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disable wine for eclipse

When the Eclipse editor shows javadoc popups for the first time after the application is opened, it always gets stuck for a few seconds waiting for Wine to load. Why is Eclipse using Wine? Can i ...
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Virus possibly on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Does ubuntu actually get viruses when you run an infected .exe program on wine? Just wondering if it does or not.
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Driver for sound card - any way to make it work? Icon Cube 4nano

I have recently migrated from Windows to Ubuntu. Everything works fin and much better then on Windows. However, there are some things that are bothering me - I have an external USB sound card - ICON ...
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Application hang with heavy fan usage

I asked about this in the wine forums first but it became apparent wine was not in cause. The essential is written already there with 3 file log on the problem: Clicky Something about my video ...
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Wine instance on Launcher

I installed Wine using synaptic but when I write "Wine" in Launcher the only results are: Configure Wine Uninstall Wine Software Winetricks Is this normal? Shouldn't there be an instance of Wine?
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Simcity5 installation problem (error-3000)

Has anybody tried installing simcity5 on ubuntu. when i tried installing using wine n when i run the game it gives me "error 3000" anybody here can help me out with this? i am new to ubuntu.