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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Bad sound and video quality on World of Tanks (Through WINE)

I have installed World of Tanks using Play on Linux and the installation was successful. When I enter the game (apart from the longer than expected loading times), the sound quality is poor (i.e. ...
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Wine application in system tray

Using Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity. Somehow I managed to minimize one Wine application into system tray from where it cannot be restored - it does not respond neither to double-click nor to right-click nor ...
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wine problem running .exe file - TLS library not found ubuntu 14.10 [on hold]

i had the 2 errors from this post: Install dotnet 2.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 without using Wine1.7 i solved the ntlm_auth issue bay installing winbind, but the TLS library not found persists. ...
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Hearthstone graphics glitch (shadows on Blackrock board)

Specs: VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF114 [GeForce GTX 560] (rev a1) Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 83b5 Kernel driver in use: nvidia Ubuntu 15.04 - Linux-x86_64 NVIDIA ...
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DRM issues 15.04

I am trying to watch NBC Sports on my Ubuntu machine. I currently have 15.04 installed. I have tried using both Chrome and Firefox. Chrome (updated) has flash 18, which is good. I've read though that ...
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How to use microsoft maren in ubuntu?

So there is this app which is called microsoft maren that allows you to type arabic using an english keyboard (you type in english characters and it transliterate it to arabic). Thing is this app is ...
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Wine - installing SW: JK: JA

I have successfully installed Jedi Academy (well, at least I think so), but when I try to run it, it freezes at the intro screen. The screen where is the logo. Only key that is working is ESC and ...
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Problem running battle.net in wine 1.7

So, using 14.04 LTS, I ran the command shown in this link, to download wine 1.7, and the battle.net client, and everything installed fine. The problem is that a necessary dropdown menu won't work. To ...
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Need help launching rocket league through playonlinux [on hold]

I am running Ubuntu 14.10. Everything is fine through opening PlayonLinux, Steam, and Rocket League. I'm also running xboxdrv trying to get controller support. The controller is recognized fine and I ...
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How do I use Photoshop via wine on Ubuntu 15.04? [duplicate]

If you have any experiences on using Photoshop via Wine then please share with me about your experience.
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Photoshop installation issaue-Unable to preserve original file

I am trying to install photoshop cs6 on ubuntu 14.04 using wine . I am gettimg following error during installation- Exit Code: 7 Please see specific errors below for troubleshooting. For example, ...
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Running Adobe setup after installing wine

I am trying to install photoshop cs6 on ubuntu 14.04?I followed this answer and ran below commands sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get ...
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Wine Steam Error: Unhandled exception: unimplemented function x3daudio1_7.dll.X3DAudioInitialize called in 32-bit code (0x7b83ba4e)

I am trying to implement a patch fix for the addressed error in the title. I found the following wine-git patch that was said to address the issue: ...
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wine-1.7.50 works for some not for others

I can get it to work for Explorer++.exe which is 64 bits but not for notepadd++.exe which is a 32 bit . wine: Bad EXE format for Z:\home\notepad++.exe. winedump of the exe is here: Contents of ...
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Using Wine and playonlinux

I cant seem to install anything that is Windows based using wine or Playonlinux. Everything always crashes, Pokerstars, Blackchip poker, Command and conquer, Marvel heroes... Why won't anything I ...
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Why is there .exe process on my system monitor?

Title says it all :) Why is there .exe process on my system monitor ? Is this because i installed wine ? Screenshot :
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How to increase limits for processes created from fstab?

I am using ciopfs in Ubuntu 14.04 to mount a case insensitive version of a game folder which is the target for a wine-based modding program. Unfortunately, as the modding tool parses through all the ...
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How do I download Wine 1.4?

When I try to go download Wine, It says "There isn’t a software package called “wine1.4” in your current software sources." I've already checked the Wiki page, but it says to just "install" it, which ...
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Downloading Wine from the Ubuntu Software Center

In the Ubuntu Software Center, I attempted to download the application Wine. However, it reported that there is not a program called wine in my current software sources. I also tried to download it in ...
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Wine / Crossover shows ugly fonts (not related to anti-aliasing)

This problem is hard to describe with words so I'll put here a picture. The left is MS Office 2010 running inside a VM (This is how it's supposed to look) The right is Office 2010 running with Wine ...
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How can I play a game I already have with PlayOnLinux?

I recently installed PlayOnLinux on my PC, and was wondering if I could play the copy of Skyrim on my Steam account from PlayOnLinux without installing a new copy, as it only seems to allow. Is there ...
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Is there a way I can get five9 java based dailer to work with ubuntu?

I work from home for a call center and the software we use is based on java and is called Five9 or CVV agent. It only works with Windows and Mac but not Linux. I called the tech support and they told ...
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Resolving Wine Dependency Errors

Here's the broken package problem I get from wine: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.7 : Depends: wine1.7-i386 (= 1:1.7.12-0ubuntu1) E: Unable to correct problems, you have held ...
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program program.exe has encountered wine [closed]

when I start splitcam.exe i get this error The program program.exe has encountered a serious problem and needs to close.
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a problem in running source insight 3.5 under wine on ubuntu 14.04

I installed source insight 3.5 with wine on ubuntu 14.04. It's mostly working fine, with a big problem. I cannot edit my source files. I can do "Enter" and many "Ctrl " bindings, but I cannot input ...
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Installing Adobe Illustrator CC via Wine (PlayOnLinux)

I am running a 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 dist trying to install Adobe Illustrator CC (64-bit). The following image below illustrates where it jams in the installation process when installing via ...
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How to run a batch (.bat) file on Ubuntu using Wine (with complete steps)?

I have this old Windows game with a .bat file which doesn't open with Wine and only opens as a text file. I have browsed through and tried several suggested ways of opening it with Wine console ...
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Unable to Install Wine on Ubuntu 14.04.2?

It's giving me following error mentioned below after trying to install wine v1.7 on ubuntu 14.04.2: libgbm1 : Depends: libgl1-mesa-dri libudev1 : Depends: libcgmanager0 but it is not going to be ...
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wine themes don't affect apps installed via playonlinux

I have changed the wine's theme but it affect only the apps installed via directly with wine, the apps installed via playonlinux are not affected, how can I fix it? Thanks in advance!
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How do I access Linux commands from Wine?

How can I use wine cmd to access ubuntu terminal or export commands from wine cmd or IPtables for instance or program a software via vb6 that uses iptables in ubuntu or run sh files via vb6 software ...
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in Ubuntu 14.04.3 UCK tool,I can't install wine 1.6 or wine1.7 [duplicate]

I can install wine1.7 successfully by following commond,but can't install in uck tool Why is this happening and how can I fix it? $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa $ sudo apt-get update ...
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how to open file with spaces in name via wine app?

I have .desktop file for wine-like app that opens MS Word: [Desktop Entry] Type=Application Version=1.0 Icon=x-vmware-564d5302e9430a5d-1416be4d2596d246-Microsoft-Word-2010 Terminal=false ...
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When i load up a game in League Of Legends the screen goes full but the top menu and side menu and i can only see 25% of the gameplay,

The title summs it up, and when i try make the screen small and take it up again it crashes, tried to go to winecfg and change resolution to my computer resolution but didnt work, and League Of ...
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World of Warcraft lagging using Wine

World of Warcraft is lagging My PC is does not have the latest hardware. But thing is when I was running Windows I could tweak it and set it to lowest performance and the game was running just fine. ...
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Install Microsoft Office Proofing tools under Wine

Due to compatibility issues I had to ditch openoffice and libreoffice for Microsoft Office. I installed it using wine and everything works fine so far. The one thing I am missing, though is the Swiss ...
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I cant open excel files using office 2007 via wine

I am running excel under wine and have downloaded a file as part of an excel course i am doing. However no matter what I do excell will not open the file. I have changed the helper application to ...
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Can't run GeForce_Experience_v2.5.12.11.exe

I installed Ubuntu today and I want to install GeForce Experience to my computer and I tried to run it with Wine but it wouldn't work. I also tried to install Steam with it to get Windows version of ...
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What is the WinE or Ubuntu version of doing this?

Add the following IP addresses to the "hosts" file on "C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc": (Edit: I don't have the "hosts" file) 216.98.48.18 127.0.0.1 216.98.48.53 127.0.0.1 216.98.48.57 127.0.0.1 ...
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can't install wine ubuntu 14.04.2 64 bit

First, sorry because my bad English. I try many ways to install wine on my laptop but have no luck Here is my error log The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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Running Archangle 3.4.2 Freenix server for WoW in linux?

Has anyone got the Archangle 3.4.2 Freenix server to run in Wine or in Ubuntu on the back of a APl. I've tried a few times and can't find anything on it at wow-one.com or on the ubuntuforums. I have ...
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How to Install Justinmind Prototyper in ubuntu

I want to install Justinmind Prototyper to my Ubuntu 12.04 How can i Install Justinmind Prototyper tool in my Ubuntu 12.04 PC http://www.justinmind.com/ Is there any way to install this tool in ...
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Specific Wine Applications don't have Internet Access

I installed Wine and tried to install Evernote with it. I got an old install file of Evernote (5.6.4.4632) because this version worked under Ubuntu 14.04. I'm now using Ubuntu 15.04. When I launch ...
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Kubuntu - unable to open remote files with wine

On Kubuntu 15.04 (and on Linux Mint 17.2 KDE) I am unable to open files from remote shares with wine. It seems Dolphin downloads the file first to a temporary directory and tries to open it from ...
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I have MS Office 2010 64 bit SP2 which I would like to install on Ubuntu 14.04, how do I go about doing that? [duplicate]

I have MS Office 2010 64 bit SP2 (from my university) which I would like to install on Ubuntu 14.04, how do I go about doing that? I have Wine 1.6 (not sure if there is a specific -bit version I ...
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Software not running in wine 1.7 ubuntu 15.04

Kindly assist with an application from Bridgewood Design. i installed a software called cut list plus on wine 15.04. The software installed perfectly, but not showing in my list of program. When i ...
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Updating Scooba from Ubuntu

The update official software to upgrade the Scooba is for Windows and Mac. Has anybody tested it under wine? In wineDB I found nothing. I'd check it myself, but I have not bought the Scooba precisely ...
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Associate a wine program to right click

I've just installed Adobe Reader XI on ubuntu 14.04, but I can't have this program on right click. I used to some times ago, but I don't remember how to do that. I tried some .desktop file in ...
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how to install wine on exagear ubuntu 12.04lts

hi im having hard times installing wine on ubuntu 12.04lts in exagear guest shell does anyone know how to install it. it says something about the bindery and to check the guide someone help.
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How can i use a driver software that was written for windows ?

My xiaomi mini portable wifi usb router has a driver for windows. i can't run it on ubuntu 14.04 . I tried wine to use the given driver software, but it didn't work. what can i do ?
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Wine doesn't run normally anymore. Need to run wineserver before every command now

After installing playonlinux to test one of its scripts, running wine on any Windows executable or even winecfg does nothing. Running winetricks outputs: ...