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Terraria Fails on startup

I am running: wine 1.6.1 Ubuntu 13.10. I installed a clean 32 bit .wine prefix, with wine set to act as Win 7 (I have tried xp as well). Then installed xna40 (XNA Framework 4.0) and dotnet40 (MS.NET ...
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117 views

How to install mods for Skyrim on Playonlinux? [closed]

I was successful last night running Playonlinux and installing steam and accessing my game account with my already purchased skyrim game. I am almost finished installing Skyrim. I am do not know how ...
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1answer
51 views

How to start games in Steam running on Wine?

I understand that not all games will be compatible with Wine, but how do I start a game in Steam while running Steam on wine? Do i just press play?
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0answers
16 views

Ace of Spades - Cant change weapons

Please help me with a problem. I have installed xubuntu with playonlinux. The virtual drive of Playonlinux I installed steam, directx9- 11 ,.Net 1.1-4.0, vc++, xinput and other libraries . The game ...
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1answer
77 views

Play on Linux, Steam Games

I have installed PoL and I have also installed Steam. I want to use the Windows client rather than the Linux client because I doubt very much the games I have will be available on Linux client yet. ...
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1answer
71 views

Steam(Windows) on Ubuntu 12.04 using PlayOnLinux [closed]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and I am trying to run Steam (Windows) through PlayOnLinux. I get it to start, I log in, steam sends me an e-mail with a code to register with my computer, I type it in, and ...
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0answers
78 views

Sim City 4 (Wine) crashes on Key Press, not sure why?

This might not be the place to ask this but it seems more related to Ubuntu than Wine or Sim City. I've successfully played 6 hours of Sim City 4 on PlayOnLinux using Wine 1.7.9 through Steam. But I ...
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1answer
440 views

Steam install in wine not working [closed]

I know this isn't an Ubuntu specific problem but I am hoping I might find some help here from the Ubuntu Community who may have experienced this issue before. I know its possible to run steam ...
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1answer
133 views

Wine 1.7.9 and Mono package

One day I installed wine 1.7.8 with mono and any game (also steam games) were working great. Few days ago my Linux broke completely so I had to reinstall it, then I updated nvidia drivers and wine ...
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0answers
44 views

Games do not display on steam account

I have just installed 64bit Ubuntu 12.04, and steam. The games I have payed for previously do not show up in my library. The heading of Linux games, there is 0. The heading of all games there is 0. I ...
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0answers
57 views

Trying to run Windows version of steam in WINE… to no avail

I used to use two versions of steam, the Linux version and the windows version run through WINE. After re-installation on a new machine, this no longer works. WINE hits a critical error and needs to ...
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1answer
94 views

Need Help Installing Steam With Wine (Bug)

When I try to install steam with wine and winetricks, its only says : Checksum for /home/viktor/.cache/winetricks/steam/SteamInstall.msi did not match, retrying download And : sha1sum mismatch! ...
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77 views

WINE & Nvidia resolution

I am having issues running games on Wine. In Ubuntu my native resolution is 1600x900 and I have the Nvidia 3.19 drivers, yet when games load under Wine (version 1.7) they default to 1028x768 ...
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3answers
144 views

Syntax Error. Open .exe with wine

So what i wanna do is load an .exe with wine. Steam.exe, cause i wanna try to install windows game. Its window location is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\Steam.exe See what i tried, and watch the ...
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2answers
170 views

Steam? Ubuntu 12.04? Windows? Wine? Play onLinux?

ok i have playonlinux downloaded and steam downloaded as well. i bought a windows game from the steam store and im trying to create a virtual disk to install and play? can anyone assist me please? ...
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1answer
460 views

Wine crashes when I launch steam

When I start steam in wine, I see the log in screen, or if I have logged in already - the connecting account popup, I see this: ntdll ELF 7bcd0000-7bcfc000 Deferred wine Unhandled exception: ...
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0answers
109 views

Trouble running steam games through Playonlinux

I have set everything up correct as far as I can tell and steam launches and runs, but when I try to run a game it will say the game is running in the task manager but there is nothing showing on the ...
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4answers
2k views

Steam through WINE; nothing happens after login [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 13.10 installed and I'm still very new to this. I'm still trying to grasp the system mechanics so I would like a step by step solution. I've downloaded and installed wine 1.5 with ...
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1answer
188 views

Problem with skyrim!

[UBUNTU 12.04LTS] When I try to launch Skyrim via Steam with Wine, it wants to install DirectX 10, Then it launches game, or if we are more specific, error screens saying it hitted critical problem. ...
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2answers
711 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
201 views

Ubuntu 12.10: Steam won't open - no error message

Launching Steam results in nothing, with no error message. Attempting to launch from Terminal results in this message: /usr/bin/steam: line 191: /home/usr/.local/share/Steam/steam.sh: Success ...
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1answer
434 views

Xbox controller won't work with Dishonered PC game (played through steam and wine)

I installed the windows version of Steam in my Ubuntu 13.04 OS because of older pc games I have. Everything works fine except when I play Dishonered, it won't detect my xbox controller. I have tried ...
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2answers
792 views

Mixed mode in Steam (wine/native)

I'm still relatively new to Linux's more technical side, but I wanted to know if it was possible to have the native Linux Steam client installed and launch games that do not have a native port from ...
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0answers
457 views

Issue with skyrim, steam, and wine

My goal is to play Skyrim on my Ubuntu computer. I have already downloaded Wine, the Windows version of Steam and Skyrim. I have downloaded other games and they work just fine but not Skyrim. I have ...
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0answers
490 views

Launching Steam games: Wine problem?

I have Steam installed via Wine 1.6-rc4 and installed Dishonored in Steam. I checked WineHQ Appdb and it says Dishonored is gold in Wine, so I thought it would be a good place to start and test it ...
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2answers
392 views

Steam servers - Error code 2 - Fat32 error(Portal 2 steam via wine)

I have a dual boot computer, 64 bit Windows 7 and 64 bit Ubuntu 13.04. I have Steam installed on my computer on the Windows 7 side, however I also use it from the Ubuntu side via Wine as well. When I ...
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0answers
313 views

Highly noticable performance whilst playing Steam games through Wine

I've managed to install the Windows based Steam on my Ubuntu through Wine. I downloaded Mount And Blades Warbands with the Napoleonic Wars DLC and I set up my usual settings, but then when I joined a ...
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0answers
75 views

Updating wine to run my games with Steam

Since updating to Ubuntu 12:10, I've had a long string of difficulties running my Steam games on Wine. I've also found it impossible to set Wine to update the upgrade to 12:10. Upgrading to Ubuntu ...
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3answers
936 views

Why do games lag in wine for me but everyone else seems to not experience this?

Everyone else in the world seems to be able to play steam games in wine just fine, except for me. I am running a brand new Nvidia GeForce 670, I have a quad core i7 920 2.67GHz, and 11GB DDR3 RAM. ...
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1answer
112 views

No Steam Powered Icon

I installed steam using wine recently because of some steam games not working. When I installed it using SteamInstall.msi with winetricks and wine it did give me an icon but it says this Details: ...
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0answers
133 views

Playing Mass Effect through Steam With Wine

Running Ubuntu 13.04, and whenever i start mass effect through steam, the game will not take up the entire screen (leaves the menu on the left side) and the graphics are horrible and laggy. Can anyone ...
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0answers
106 views

Need Help installing Civ 5 on Wine

I've already installed steam and wine. My question has to do with running Civ 5 on wine. Civ is already showing as installed on my steam account but I cannot figure out how to run it with wine. Any ...
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2answers
232 views

How can I get rid of of Wine's Steam icon in the Dash?

Using Ubuntu 13.04: I decided it was time to uninstall the Windows version of Steam I was running through Wine. So I used Wine's uninstall applications function to remove it and all its files. Then I ...
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0answers
180 views

Problems with System icompatibility with sXe Injected

After Steam was released in Linux systems, i've downloaded counter-strike 1.6 to play with some of my friends, but the marjority of the servers are protected with sxe injected. So ive downloaded and ...
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votes
5answers
6k views

Is there a virtual machine with direct access to CPU and GPU for gaming?

Sorry for the long question. With the coming of Steam for Linux I may have been over optimistic and got rid of windows installation. The problem is that I have about 100 Steam games that are not (and ...
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1answer
949 views

Bad performance in Dota2, AMD drivers fault or Wine fault?

Tried to play Dota 2 through Wine and got terrible performance, is it AMD drivers fault or generally Wine fault? If it's AMD drives fault, does NVIDIA have better drivers for linux based systems? My ...
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votes
1answer
293 views

Is there a problem if I install Steam for Linux AND Steam via PlayOnLinux?

I've been enjoying playing in Ubuntu 12.10 using Steam for Linux. The thing is some games (like Borderlands2) can't be installed there because you can only install games for Linux. Previously I used ...
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votes
2answers
18k views

How to run Windows Steam games from Linux Steam (with WINE)?

I am currently using 2 versions of steam, the Linux one for games compatible with Linux, and the windows version in wine for games which are not compatible. I was wondering if it is possible to get ...
1
vote
1answer
385 views

Steam not detecting the right AMD Radeon drivers on Wine

I have recently installed ubuntu on my system, which has a Amd radeon hd 7850. The fglrx drivers installed just fine, and the system detects the right card (Pitcairn 7850) after playing with amnesia ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Steam crash on playonlinux

I'm trying to install steam using playonlinux/wine. There was nothing wrong with the installation, but whenever I try to login, steam crashes. After enabling the debugging mode, i got the log below. ...
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votes
0answers
249 views

Steam (using wine) starting civ 5 on the wrong screen

I have my left screen set as primary screen in ubuntu (unity) and most things just do what they are supposed to do when they are fullscreen. They run on my primary screen. But for some reason when I ...
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1answer
589 views

Dishonored only displays a black screen

I've recently bought and downloaded Dishonored. Sadly, however, when I try to run it, all I get is a black screen. No video, no audio, nothing. I'm running it from Steam in Wine 1.14 on Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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votes
1answer
661 views

How do I fix my resolution after Directx install through Steam?

I'm a bit long-winded so see bottom for quick version and specs. Friendly Hello: Hello all on these askUbuntu pages, I just recently built my own computer and decided to switch to Ubuntu for the ...
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votes
1answer
291 views

Moving Steam (installed w/ Wine) to another HDD without reinstalling games

Is there any way to move Steam and all of my Steam games to another hard drive without having to re-installing everything? I would prefer to keep Wine on the original drive, if possible. I'm running ...
1
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2answers
969 views

Video Card not detected in Steam on Wine

I am new to Linux and was hoping someone can help me get Shogun 2 up and running in Steam which was downloaded via PlayonLinux. Currently, the game installs and shows a license screen briefly before ...
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0answers
1k views

Steam, Team Fortress 2 black screen? [closed]

I installed Steam with Winetricks and used Steam to install tf2, but when I tried to boot, all I see is the logos and then a black screen. What did I do wrong?
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1answer
929 views

After creating a symlink from PlayOnLinux steamapps to Windows steamapps, should games appear as installed in Steam?

I was able to successfully install Steam via PlayOnLinux. I can launch Steam, browse the store, see my library, etc. After I did that step, I followed these instructions to create a symlink from ...
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votes
1answer
138 views

Is there a native version of the Source engine on Linux?

I'm sick of using Wine because its full of bugs and lags a lot. I want to play Half-life on Linux natively. I have it on my Steam account. My brother says that there is a Linux version. Where can i ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Wine doesn't load Steam Ingame Overlay in any game

When I execute Wine in Steam, everything goes alright, except Steam Game Overlay I have check if it is activated in steam, if my hot key combination is alright and everything, but I still don't get ...
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1answer
943 views

Can I use Ubuntu on this desktop (for gaming)?

This is my first post. I know there are a lot of VERY similar questions like this, but no one has my PC specs or i didn't found one with them. Well, here is the story. Since 2010 i have been using ...