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How To Upgrade Wine from 1.2 to 1.5 in Maverick 10.10

I am using Maverick Meerkat (10.10). It has Wine 1.2. I followed the instructions at WinHQ for updating wine. In Synaptic Package Manager, the highest version I get now for upgrading is 1.3, not 1.5. ...
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How to install internet explorer with windows media player plugin via wine?

I have installed internet explorer in Ubuntu 10.10 with the help of wine and winetricks. However, when I play an audio file in Internet Explorer its not getting played. Instead, it shows a empty ...
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Wine error in 10.10

I tried to run a windows software on wine and i get this error It is an online test software, i.e it enables me to take a test online. thats the most description i can give. Any help? Please i need ...
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Is it possible to add registry entries to the wine registry and make illustrator work?

I haven't done this kind of work before but I really need Adobe Illustrator to get work on ubuntu! I don't care if it is cs3 or 4. I have installed CS3 and 4 master collection on windows and with wine ...
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Why does WoW create a desktop icon when I run the launcher? [closed]

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 x64 and have installed World of Warcraft using Wine. Absolutely everything about the game's install went perfectly, and everything works exactly as it should (even the one ...
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Running Steam for TF2 - VM or Wine?

I'm installing Steam on my virtual machine as well as installing on my Ubuntu 10.10. Which do you think will run better?
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534 views

Is using Internet Explorer 6 on PlayonLinux legal?

Is using IE6 through Wine in Ubuntu legal? What is Microsoft's view on such distribution and use? I asked this because there is ambiguity on using parts from your Windows installation like w32codecs, ...
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What happens with Windows applications installed via Wine during upgrades?

In this case I specifically want to go from 10.10 to 11.04, but maybe there are some generic descriptions out there as well. What should I expect to encounter with a program which works great under ...
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Need for Speed Shift 1-2

Is there any way to install either Shift 1 or Shift 2 on Ubuntu? Thanks in advance
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Wine won't install

I just reinstalled 10 - 10 on an old Dell desktop w/ 3G of ram, two hard drives, one with XP Pro and the other with 10-10. A Windows virus took out one drive and fouled my boot loader. I had Wine ...
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Has this Windows application been successfully installed via Wine?

I just installed Expresso via Wine Windows Program Loader. The installation seemed to be fine. But when I click the program item from Applications -> Wine -> Programs -> Expresso -> Expresso, the ...
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Crysis 2 Demo on Wine error

I was trying to install the Crysis 2 demo on wine when after extraction it said Unable to find a volume for file extraction. Please verify that you have proper permissions. and ended the ...
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Problem using Scirra Construct with Wine

Please see the video. When I try to use Construct's sprite editor, Why does the black screen appear? I can not choose another color, only black. How to fix this problem with Wine?
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How to make Google SketchUp work with Intel graphics in Wine?

My pc has an Intel DH57JG mainboard, I've installed wine, launching sketchup I receive error that I don't have OpenGL installed, is there a way to configure/install it? On my previous pc with an ...
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How to install (or mock) Internet Explorer?

I need to install a Windows application, which checks if there is Internet Explorer of at least 5th version installed and refuses to install (while I believe it does not really need it to work) if it ...
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1answer
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Wine menu directory location?

Using the menu editor I accidentally deleted the WINE menu. Now I am stuck with the application installed and no way to easily use parts of it. I tried reinstalling it, many times, and still the menu ...
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Is there any way to get AutoHotKey or IronAHK working?

I am very interested in getting AutoHotKey, the windows program for automation of keystrokes, working under Ubuntu. So far I have installed Wine, but am unable to use any of my previous windows ...