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How do I install `Platypus` (and NaturallySpeaking 12 Premium) on Ubuntu 13.10 x64?

For the record, I have all of the following packages installed on my machine: wine wine-gecko1.4 wine-gecko1.4:i386 wine1.4 wine1.4-amd64 wine1.4-dev wine1.4-i386-i386 winetricks I created a ...
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Sketchup was unable to initialize OpenGL

I have installed Sketchup on my computer with with WineTricks, however this time I get the following error message when I start sketchup (after the intro window): I googled the error and found out ...
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40 views

Wine 1.7 not installing [duplicate]

So I tried installing Wine 1.7 today, started by typing this: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install wine1.7 Then I got this: Reading package ...
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CD/DVD not mounting some CD/DVD's

Running Ubuntu 13.10 with a LG cd/dvd writer it runs some cd/dvd's but certain cd's/dvd's cant mount from it and thus I'm not able to run the installation file in wine any clue? It's a parts catalog ...
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47 views

Install packages to /usr/bin

I want to physically separate my data (/home) folder from my root folder for reasons of available space on an SSD I just got. I still, however, want to put my installed programs (everything from g++ ...
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Problems after sudo apt-get remove wine*

I couldn't get Netflix Desktop to launch, so I though about reinstalling Wine (since there had been a hiccup in the installation of Netflix Desktop and reinstalling it wouldn't make it launch) and ...
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1answer
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Wine won't install on fresh Ubuntu 13.10 64bit

I am running a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on a Lenovo Thinkpad L512 laptop. When I try to install Wine I get the following error: root@gandalf:~# apt-get install wine Reading package ...
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Wine Question Please [duplicate]

I am brand new to Kubuntu 13.10 and wanted to know exactly now do I install Wine on my Kubuntu system, please. I am thinking of switching over from Windows to Linux. I would appreciate a step by ...
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79 views

13.10, how do you install a game or app from cd using wine 1.6?

Using Ubuntu 13.10 and using Wine 1.6. i am trying to install a game (really old game) from a cd, so i use wine to open the top most exe file in the cd's directory. during installation the program ...
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1answer
2k views

Rosetta Stone with wine

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and PlayOnLinux 4.0.14 I want to install Rosetta Stone on my system. Everything is working with wine, but Rosetta Stone does not detect the mounted language packages. I ...
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1answer
797 views

How can I install Origin software

I need to install "Origin" software for graph plottings, analysis, etc. It is basically windows supported. But I have installed WINE, thereby installed few windows supported softwares and using it. ...
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216 views

Bad EXE format when trying to use wine to install a setup.exe from an iso

I am new to linux. So I have zoo tycoon that I installed on Ubuntu 12.04. It runs fine no problems. But I want to be able to play it without a disc like I could do on windows. So I copied the disc ...
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1answer
75 views

What to do if connection failed during installation

I got the following error while installing Wine from the Terminal. Err http://za.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise/multiverse wine-gecko1.4 amd64 1.4.0-0ubuntu2 ...
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1answer
914 views

Ubuntu 13.10 32-bit, Crossover error, installation [duplicate]

I just tried to install Crossover (Codeweavers) via the Ubuntu Software Center in Ubuntu 13.10 32-bit, but it didn't finish the installation. It just got stuck at about 90% (progress bar). After ...
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1answer
44 views

Getting Windows - WITHOUT USB OR DVD [closed]

Hello fellow Linux users! So lately I've been missing my games that sadly haven't been ported to Linux. I'd like to switch over to Windows, I'm buying a bigger HDD so I can dual boot because I really ...
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1answer
1k views

How to install Visual Python?

I'm a Linux newbie but I'm determined to get my favorite applications on my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04. I just installed Cinnamon. I'm trying to install Visual Python and it requires Python 2.7. I ...
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257 views

setting up firebird to work with a windows app in wine

I have a windows app that I need to work in linux, I can install it in wine or playonlinx. But everytime I install the windows version of firebird, the windows app doesn't pickup the database or ...
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1answer
86 views

Install Wine Problem [duplicate]

I wan't to install wine in Ubuntu but after type this sentence a message appear that says : E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (13: Permission denied) E: Unable to lock the ...
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1answer
2k views

Install WINE on Xubuntu 13.10

I don't succeed in installing WINE on Xubuntu 13.10 : Package dependencies cannot be resolved wine1.4: PreDepends: dpkg (>= 1.15.7.2~) but 1.16.12ubuntu1 is to be installed Depends: ...
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40 views

Unable to install Wine / Playonlinux - Package dependencies cannot be resolved [duplicate]

Hi am new to Ubuntu n need some help. I want to install Microsoft Office 2013 on my Ubuntu 13.10, for which I've trying to install playonlinux and wine, both of which are not installing giving me the ...
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Wine on my Hp pavilion dm 1

So I have a Hp pavilion dm 1, I have downloaded wine and it works well. Then I followed a tutorial on the League of Legends website for downloading LoL on Ubuntu and I got all the way up to opening ...
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My computer crashed after trying to install wine 1.4

There's more than a week that I tried to install the program wine 1.4 on my Asus Eee PC and it failed. Since then, all that appears after restarting my mini-laptop is the black screen with a cursor _, ...
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1answer
89 views

unable to acquire lock while installing software [duplicate]

While installing package I'm getting this error. E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock the administration directory ...
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30 views

Installing Mozart or other software with Wine

from very new user of Ubuntu, with Wine installed too. I have "Mozart" music notation software, on a CD. I know others use it with Wine. I know it would install on Windows OK, but do I just stick it ...
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1answer
118 views

Where does a compiled program go?

I followed instructions to download wine 1.7.1 source to apply a patch to insert into playonlinux. The compiling seems to go well, it says build complete at the end. But now what? The source folder ...
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1answer
41 views

I am unable to locate wine in Raring

I have added repo, added sources, restarted, reinstalled Ubuntu. I have entered just about every useful command in the book, but when I type apt-get install wine, I still get the message saying ...
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1answer
2k views

Geting error message “ E: Unable to locate package qt3-dev-tools”

I'm trying to install Wine in Ubuntu 13.04 using the following steps: sudo apt-get install flex bison qt3-dev-tools qt4-qmake wget -c http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/wine/wine-1.6.tar.bz2 tar ...
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119 views

Best way to have Windows and Ubuntu?

My laptop: http://www.toshibadirect.com/td/b2c/retail-product.jsp?poid=433212 If there aren't any comparability or driver issues I'm considering installing Ubuntu. I think I still want Windows for ...
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49 views

I can not install wine -1.6 [duplicate]

I am using tar file. I am extracting using tar xvjf filename then I am doing ./configure and getting error to install package fetch. Now what to do?
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1answer
679 views

Windows Application with .NET through PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit | Beginner needs help!

What do I want to do? Run this software in Ubuntu 12.04: Achieve Planner by Effexis (http://www.effexis.com/achieve/AchievePlanner19Download.htm). What have I tried so far? Installed PlayOnLinux ...
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1answer
65 views

How to install Ubuntu as the Default OS in a PC

My problem is that I want to install Ubuntu as the default Operating System but I want to format my computer (here comes the problem) I cannot enter the systems that I had before: Windows 8 Windows ...
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83 views

Unmet Dependencies when installing Wine, ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04, 64 bit, and I can't install wine. I've tried the solutions presented here and here, but to no avail. When I use the command sudo apt-get install wine, the terminal ...
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1k views

Installing Dishonored game from disc

I just purchased Dishonored to use on my new linux Ubuntu 12.04 machine. I can not, for the life of me, figure out what to do here to get steam installed with Wine. Every time I attempt to do so, I ...
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1answer
161 views

Cannot Install Wine Windows platform loader both from Terminal and software Center

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my PC. I want to install Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, so I tried to install WINE. I tried to install from the Terminal and from the Software Center. Both times, ...
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1answer
2k views

How do I use wine after downloading bluestack to my laptop?

I would like to see if bluestack is compatible. I have downloaded the program WINE and I have downloaded the program bluestack. How do I install bluestack through WINE?
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Install from mounted iso, installation asks for second disk [duplicate]

I have 2 iso's from a video game I used to play when I was a kid. I wanted to install them using Wine. I first tried the following approach. Created a mounting directory /mnt/disk/ Then I mounted ...
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105 views

apt-get packages automatically installed (by what?!) and can be removed (but I need them!) [duplicate]

apt-get is prompting me to remove these packages since they were automatically installed but are no longer required: libcapi20-3 libgif4:i386 libnss-winbind libp11-kit-gnome-keyring:i386 ...
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1answer
73 views

How do you use wine? [duplicate]

I recently bought a Canon Pixma ip2700 printer. I tried to install it, and the computer wouldn't let me, saying it was not compatible with the current operating system. I think I don't know enough ...
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1answer
122 views

simple wine issue [duplicate]

I have a wine issue. I am trying to install wine with 'ubuntu software center' but it wont let me. I recieve this pop-up and do not know what it means. please help. Package dependencies cannot be ...
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How to install Adobe Master Collection CS6 in Ubuntu 12.10

I have Dell Inspiron 1545 Laptop with Windows 7 installed on it.Also I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 on a separate drive.I want to install Adobe Master Collection CS6 on Ubuntu 12.10.I tried using wine ...
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2answers
373 views

Issue on installing wine on Ubuntu 11.10

I have installed wine on my Ubuntu 11.10 using apt-get install. In between installation, that process was stopped unfortunately. I don't know that whether wine is installed or not. But, it didn't ...
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1answer
1k views

Teamviewer 8 on Kubuntu 13.04 won't start

The problem is I can't run Teamviewer on Kubuntu. That problem exists for me since 12.10 and I as I remember, it was with the 7th version either. I download official package from officical web site, ...
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Cant install wine1.5 13.04

So I tried to install wine 1.5 a few times, I got 1.4 installed, and 1.6 installed oddly enough, I completely removed and purged all wine and still nothing. I installed ia32-lib and still nothing, ...
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1answer
595 views

Can't install Pinnacle Studios 14 on Ubuntu

I'm trying to install Pinnacle Studio HD version 14 on my laptop, and I've already downloaded Wine and when I insert the installation CD, I can run the exe file. However, once that's all done with, ...
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2answers
70 views

Please help me with Wine and other software installation

I cannot install wine on my computer and many other softwares. I have tried synaptic, terminal, and software center. I installed dependcies individually and still get this error though terminal ...
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1answer
1k views

Install Wine on Ubuntu 13.04 running from a Live USB?

I tried to install Wine on my Ubuntu 13.04 setup (running from a live USB). I desperately need Wine installed as quickly as possible as my laptop has a MBR problem that I have to fix and the only way ...
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1answer
75 views

can't install wine in Ubuntu 12.1

I can't install Wine on Ubuntu 12.1 It worked in previous versions but with 12.1 I get a bunch of errors. When installing Q4 Wine from the Ubuntu s/w center I get: Package dependencies cannot be ...
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Wine installation stalls at “Configuring ttf-mscorefonts-installer” [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu. I've Installed Ubuntu 13.04. When i try to install wine, after downloading, in the terminal it shows Configuring ttf-mscorefonts-installer and then nothing is happening. After that, ...
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1answer
12k views

How to install ooVoo on ubuntu 12.04 64 bit [duplicate]

kindly help to install ooVoo in Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit.
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58 views

Can Wubi 12.10 installation be overwritten, but retain the wireless configuration?

First time Ubuntu user. I installed Wubi 12.10 and managed to configure the wireless OK using great forum posts. Then tried to install Wine before doing a Ubuntu update. Got error message of "missing ...