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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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1answer
50 views

Problem Opening Programs and Where is what I intall?

I download Java to run Minecraft and also other programs that need installation. When I open it, instead of opening it with an installation or something it opens the folders inside of the program with ...
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75 views

Steps to install 32 bit wine on 64 bit 12.04 LTS

Any help on this matter would be appreciated. I have 64 bit 12.04 LTS installed, I am looking for everything needed, step by step order to install 32 bit wine in order to run windows 32 bit software ...
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37 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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65 views

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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35 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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137 views

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
506 views

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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27 views

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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21 views

Installing MetaTrader 4?

can someone tell me what I need to do... I downloaded MetaTrader4 setup.exe onto my computer with a new harddrive and new install of ubuntu. I have downloaded wine, and 7zip... I right clicked the ...
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59 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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2answers
110 views

Where is wine located on a fresh Ubuntu installation? [duplicate]

Well, I've installed Ubuntu & so far I love it. But is it just me or did Wine not come with the installation as cited here>http://www.ubuntu.com/desktop? I've used the previous version on the same ...
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1answer
657 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
308 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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180 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
50 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
750 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
40 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
503 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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0answers
129 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 ...
0
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1answer
73 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
1k 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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39 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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125 views

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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185 views

Installing 64bit Zeiss AxioVision Software with wine in Ubuntu 13.04

I am trying to install Zeiss Axiovision software with wine-1.6 on Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. I am an academic user so I can get the software for free from Zeiss, here I have a fresh install of wine from the ...
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34 views

How to enable VB scripting

I tried getting a game that is created for Windows, I used my Wine windows program loader and it seemed to be installing it, but then something popped up that said i have to enable VB scripting, I am ...
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1answer
73 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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1answer
28 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 ...
2
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1answer
96 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
39 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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0answers
186 views

Computer cannot boot to Ubuntu 13.04 after installing Netflix-desktop and later Wine

Can anyone help me with this issue? Issue: Black screen after boot attempt from GRUB (cannot boot Ubuntu, not even in failsafe mode) Process to get to Issue: On Ubuntu 13.04, I installed ...
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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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184 views

Semi-broken Ubuntu (Wine Install Hangs)

So I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.04 x64. kernel: 3.8.0-29-generic I have had wine installed in the past with no problems, but when I tried to add it, it froze the entire system except for the ...
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3answers
110 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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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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81 views

Can't install windows program using wine?

There is a profile editor for the Xbox 360 that I am wanting to use, but the installer ends prematurely. It's automatically trying to install to C:\Program Files\MxS Elite\Ellipse. Should I change ...
2
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1answer
554 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
63 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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0answers
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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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19 views

4M CAD not opening after installation through wine

I have installed 4M CAD software on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (for 32-bit machine). I installation was successful but the application is not opening when I try to open it. I have tried installing the same ...
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2answers
707 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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0answers
264 views

Need HELP with installation of FIFA 11 on PlayOnLinux

I am using a Dell Inspiron 15r 64-bit Laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed and AMD Raedon 7600M series graphic card. Recently, I downloaded PlayOnLinux with the intention of playing games and ...
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1answer
143 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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I'm new to Ubuntu. Please help me to deal with graphics rendering and WoW running.

I'm new to Ubuntu 12.04 or any Linux but like what I have found so far. I want to install and run WoW but I first need to know how to install my video card drivers (if needed). I have a toshiba L500 ...
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Problem in running an app

hey there am facing a problem in running apps am still an ubuntu noob, i tried to install ubuntu SDK and after it finished the tutorial said that i have to open an editor and it recommended QT ...
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2answers
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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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Won't Recognize Discs In Tray

I'm fairly new to using Ubuntu, so I'm going to try to explain it as best as I can. I was going to install a windows game using PlayOnLInux an Wine and when I chose to install through a disc, it said ...