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Increasing partition size ubuntu 11.04

I am new to Ubuntu and really appreciate your patience with my questions. I have been trying to download horrid MS Office due to certain needs because of the nature of my work. I have been trying to ...
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Why can't I install Microsoft Office 2007 in Ubuntu 11.04? [duplicate]

I am very new to Ubuntu and only just getting a hang of it, and my questions might sound stupid especially because I am a learner in terms of techie things as well. So because of the nature of work ...
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PlayOnLinux wine error when run NFSU

I installed NFS underground with play on linux.At the program's main page there is a label "Need For Speed Underground" which is selected.I click run and wait.Nothing happens.Then i run on terminal: ...
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Wine prevents my system from booting

I installed wine windows program loader in my system having Ubuntu 11.04. I also played certain games with it's help. The next day when I tried to log into my system I found that my system is ...
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How do I get “Fable: The Lost Chapter” working with Wine?

I would like to play "Fable: The Lost Chapter". But I don't know how to set up wine and playonlinux in Ubuntu. I played Fable: The Lost Chapter in Windows XP but I decided to switch to Ubuntu, and ...
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1answer
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Cannot install wine because of broken dependency

I am trying to install wine on a 64-bit Natty. It was installed, but one of my regular update & dist-upgrades removed it (didn't pay enough attention to which packages would be removed). Now ...
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How to pass file as argument in .desktop file for wine application

I actually want to ask two questions: Where can I find more about available arguments/parameters shortcuts for Exec entry in desktop files (like %U, %u, %f...) Main question, how to pass file as ...
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How do I start a wine program from the command line? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Invoke a wine installed application from command line I would like to start a wine program via the terminal so if something goes wrong I can see what. What command ...
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Bad sound in wine [closed]

I know this is a bug that probably will be fixed in a later version of wine 1.3X. But I was hoping if there is a way to tweak of edit the current version if I have this problem again (I still have ...
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How do I remove a wine program?

I want to remove Spotify version 0.61 because it crashes on start up. But when I hit the "remove/modify" button it deselects my selection (spotify) and chooses the program above it (Counter-strike ...
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How to install Samsung AllShare or recommendations for other DNLA Server options?

How can I install Samsung Allshare ( a windows app) on ubuntu 11.04? I have tried unsuccessfully using Wine. Alternatively, can you recommend other DNLA server options?
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Cannot install wine on Ubuntu natty 64bit [broken dependency]

I've just installed Ubuntu natty 64bit. Now I'm trying to install wine and no matter how I do it (Software center/synaptic/terminal), it fails. Here's what I tried on terminal: sudo apt-get update ...
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2answers
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Running Neuro-Programmer 3 with Wine

I bought Neuro-Programmer 3. Can anyone tell me how to run it on Ubuntu 11.04? I installed wine and it said to: Please set registry key HKLM\software\microsoft.NETFramework\installroot to point to ...
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Toolbar And Unity in games

I've searched the internet a few times now and can't find a answer that helps me. When I play games such as Dawn Of War, the toolbar on the top half of my screen won't go in the background and ...
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Photoshop CS4 portable crashes in Wine on “text input”? [closed]

I fixed this a while ago on my old computer but I bought a new notebook recently and all versions of Photoshop crash on text input. What is causing this?
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1answer
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Black screen on wc3 roc startup

I ran sudo apt-get install playonlinux and then downloaded warcraft III via the downloader client I've got on battle.net I installed it and everything went as normal. But when I lunched wc3 for the ...
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1answer
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Unity application menus and title bar issue with Wine applications

At the moment, I get two title bars for maximized applications which run through Wine. Is there a way to get rid of one of them (the "non-unity" one, obviously)? Is there a way to get the ...
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1answer
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Clicking font selector in portable Photoshop CS4 in 11.04 causes force quit?

When I am running CS4 portable in WINE and I select the font button in the application, it force quits. I do have the microsoft core fonts installed. Any ideas? (It never used to do this until I ...
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Is it possible to play Fable 3 through Wine?

Fable 3 for PC just came out this week, and I got the game but I am too lazy to reinstall windows, so I am just wondering if is possible to play Fable 3 through wine in Ubuntu? by the way, My Ubuntu ...
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Why is Spotify (WINE) so slow?

I'm using Unity and wine1.3. Spotify installs fine, but every click in the window slows the whole system down incredibly for a few seconds. System Monitor shows that suddenly Xorg starts using ~50% ...
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Wine programs (Steam and Football Manager) don't work after upgrade

Since upgrading to Natty some programs using wine don't work. Steam Football Manager 2011 I've tried reinstalling and they both crash. I have tried Wine 1.3 and it still doesn't work. I get the ...
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1answer
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Cannot remove iTunes (installed with WINE) from Unity Applications lens [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I remove un-installed programs from the Unity dash menu? I installed iTunes 10 via PlayOnLinux and later uninstalled it. However, the app icon still shows up in ...
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After I install program with wine, I can't launch it due to missing dll's. How do I add them?

I'm trying to install SoftOne's accounting program on ubuntu 11.04, wine 1.2.2, but when I try to launch I get a missing dll error. This is the output from the terminal: niklas@ubuntu:~$ wine ...
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Why is this application throwing OpenGL errors when run in Unity? [closed]

I have an application that ran flawlessly in Wine 1.3 in Maverick. However, when run in Natty under Unity, I get the following error: X Error of failed request: BadAlloc (insufficient resources for ...
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1answer
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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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Will wine get intergration into Unity Dash? And if so, how?

Will Natty's Unity Dash have wine integration like the ubuntu-desktop session? It would be nice if it had it's own category for Wine (if installed).
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Does Wine 1.3.X have a PPA for Natty

Upon upgrading from Maverick to Natty (development) it broke the Wine PPA. Deleting it and adding it again (though it says Natty in it's address) is broken. Update manager moans about not being able ...