Wine is a software compatibility layer that allows Windows programs to be run on Linux, BSD, Solaris and Mac OS X.

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ubuntu 12.04 (64bit) wine midi has no output

I have UBUNTU 12.04 (KXStudio version) with several MIDI programs that work well both input and output. I installed Wine 1.5.31 so I could run Studio4 by Midisoft. The program runs, accepting MIDI ...
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problem downloading origin EA please help

OK I'm really getting angry! I wanna play a computer game (Sims 3) but I have to download origin first so I could play but it says this. ----- Archive: /home/*****/Downloads/OriginThinSetup (1).exe ...
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Wine - not showing content of windows

Today I switched from Windows to Ubuntu, so I am a beginner. Few years ago I started to use a Windows program to generate invoices, so I got a lot of invoices in my archive and I need to continue ...
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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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Wine glitch or Lubuntu 13.04?

Ok, i've been using wine to try to run windows programs (duh) well i was recently trying to run Everquest. which winehq gave a gold. It runs just fine for what i would expect for my system. but heres ...
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graphic problems with chicken invaders and epsxe

My windows vista keeps rebooting on the green bar load screen so i got Ubuntu 12.04 and installed it but i had trouble running my games and apps from vista until some guy on line told me to get wine ...
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Can't install wine

I've tried over and over, and over nothing seems to work. I always get this when I try to install Wine: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.4: PreDepends: dpkg (>= 1.15.7.2~) ...
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Running GameRanger on ubuntu 12.10

I have wine installed, and I'm trying to run GameRangerSetup.exe with wine, but it shows the following message on the terminal: err:module:import_dll Library MFC42.DLL (which is needed by ...
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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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How to open a photo in picasa 3?

I downloaded picasa 3 using wine for my ubuntu 12.10 and installed. The problem is, I'm unable to open my photo using picasa. I'm trying "open with" with mouse right-click on the file but unable to ...
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Is it possible to run adobe master collection cs6 in ubuntu

I do video editing, music making, web design, and photo editing. I don't want to have to use another application to do what I can get from Adobe. I also want to switch to Ubuntu. I have windows 8 at ...
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64bit ubuntu 13.04 – problems with apps that use 32bit libs

Upgrading from 12.10, or fresh installation of Ubuntu 13.04. Both have problems with the 32libs. Skype does not launch, and playonlinux keeps asking for opengl32 libs even after installing ...
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How can I run an extracted .exe in WINE?

I have a program called BridgeM1. It is a front-end for the arcade music emulator M1. I read at the following link ( M1 and .lst files ) that I could use this program in WINE. The problem is I'm not ...
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Getting Star Wars - Rogue Squadron working on linux

I've tried using mupen64plus and project64 2.0 under wine, but both have failed to run correctly. The video is completely blank, although the audio seems to run fine. Even when I fullscreen the ...
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None of my games are working in wine 1.5

I have been trying to download and play World of Warcraft, and play Stronghold (disk game) but neither are working. My wine is version 1.5.28. I have seen on WineHQ's AppDB that both work for others, ...
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wine install problem

$ sudo apt-get install wine [sudo] password for hergul: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may ...
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Online activiation within wine, port 80

I have a program that I simply received as an .exe file. Installation seems to work with wine but it asks to activate the product online. The preset is to use the Internet Explorer settings but as I ...
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Can't seem to get Wine to install “Package dependencies cannot be resolved”

Just built a new computer. Been using ubuntu for years now and was naturally what I put on the new box. Tried to install Wine through the "Ubuntu Software Center" but got "Package dependencies cannot ...
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Getting the following error message in wine when I try to run Exact Audio Copy

I just recently figured out how to install wine1.5. My primary purpose is to use Exact Audio Copy without having to reboot back to Windows. I re-downloaded the installation executable, ran it, and ...
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How to remove performance lags while playing Ragnarok on Wine?

I have just installed Wine and PlayOnLinux. Its performance is very lagging when I run the game (Ragnarok) and type my username and password. How can I improve the performance and remove any ...
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Can't install dotnet

Every time I do winetricks dotnet20 The install window comes up, I hit next, and then it crashes. Here's what the terminal says l@l-Aspire-5515:~$ winetricks dotnet20 Executing w_do_call ...
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Is there any way that I can make shortcuts from my Windows Programs in Ubuntu?

I have Windows 7 and Ubuntu as Dual Boot, is there any way that I can make a shortcut from one of my existing Windows programs, in my "App Draw" so that I may open it in Wine? I'm using Gnome-shell. ...
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I switched to 12.10 and my wine - adobe digital editions stuff stopped working

I switched to 12.10 and my wine - adobe digital editions stuff stopped working. I un-installed wine and reinstalled wine1.5. Now what to do about adobe digital editions? I have deleted and ...
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WinTabber not running with wine on 12.10

I tried to run this with the program from properties and below is what I get from the terminal. I looked around for a fix for it but I don't really know what to look for. I also tried installing ...
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Installation issue with safari

I was trying to download and install safari on my desktop (Ubuntu 12.04). For that I used the below: How to Install Safari on Ubuntu. Now after running the command as per above link : sudo apt-get ...
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ultrasurf is not working in ubuntu

I would like to use "Ultrasurf" software for ubuntu12.04..I installed wine, and when i'm trying to open ultrasurf with wine,some of versions of ultrasurf's saying some .dll files are missing. I ...
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installing wine without internet

How to install wine application on ubuntu12.10 without internet. I have already downloaded wine 1.4, but I don't know how to install it.Please be sure any answer for me.
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How to get crysis 2 running

I am runnung ubuntu 12.04 64bit with nvidea gtx660 the with proprietary driver version 310 installed via additional drivers I have tried a variety of things having no succsess I have got past the ...
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Unable to install wine on 12.10 64-bit

These commands did not work for me as discussed in this question: sudo apt-get install wine [sudo] password for shami: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Running HDD Protection

Good Day Folks, I run Ubuntu 12.04 L.T.S. on a Toshiba Satellite P845-S4200 I downloaded Toshiba’s H.D.D. Protection software and it won't run in wine (wine tricks disappears)left the menu bar tab to ...
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Package dependency problems with wine

I am running Ubuntu and trying to install Wine. When I run sudo apt-get install wine, it gives the following error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine : Depends: wine1.4 but it is ...
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How can i install windowscodecs using wine 1.5.19?

I'm having a hard time trying to install windowscodecs.dll with winetricks. I wish to install it in order to play "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic". Just installing the game won't work. A ...
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Help with xbox gamepad and Wine

I installed my xbox gamepad with "xboxdrv_0.8.2-1_amd64.deb" and the controller works just fine with Linux games such as Open Arena. The difficulty I am haveing is when I play DOOM64 EX in Wine, my ...
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Heroes 3 using wine?

No matter how much I read I just can't understand how to get wine to work. I'm trying to play Heroes 3. I currently have Wine 1.5.18 installed on ubuntu 12.10 64-bit, and i have a rar file with the ...
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Software center is broken and can not be repaired or reinstalled

When I open the software center, I am told that I can not use it, for it is broken, and needs to be repaired. First I try to do this automatically, as I was offered. I enter a root password, and then ...
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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 ...
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Starcraft 2 not displaying map in game

I installed Starcraft II wings of liberty via playonlinux, it installed fine, it starts up fine, but when I go into a game the map does not show, it is just black, but all my buildings/units/mineral ...
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Errors when opening Microsoft office

The installation process was successful but I get error messages when opening any application. The instructions I followed were from here. How do I go about it? I am using Ubuntu 10.04. The error ...
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How to alter BIOS in VAIO to allow for new battery?

I have a VAIO VGN-CR35G with 11.10 installed. I bought a new battery (not from Sony) with double the capacity but the BIOS is set for the old battery. The new battery came with a CD to update the .dat ...
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Running Skyrim under separate x session?

I am trying to run Skyrim with wine under a separate x. It runs if I just launch it normally, but the performance is terrible so I'd like to try running it under a separate x to improve performance. ...
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how to access the windows program installed uisng wine?

How to access the windows programs installed using wine on ubuntu 12.04. dash did not show as well as there was no desktop icon. any ideas
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Cannot run ds-timer with Wine

I am trying to get this program to run in Wine, it goes through the installation process, but then fails to start up. I don't have the technical know-how myself to find a workaround, it might be ...
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Unsolvable wow problems

I have direct rendering enabled on my ati radeon 4200 I have changed all of my registry and game settings to make it work correctly and well. BUT WoW still wont run past 8 fps. I honestly have no ...
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DRIconf in Ubuntu 64x plus ATI GPU or something more?

I've been trying to get Call of Duty 2 to work in Wine in Ubuntu. It gives me a black screen. So I tried the fix suggested by the wine apphq and downloaded DRIconf. Funny thing is that it can't find ...
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Abysmal 3D performance in Wine with ATI HD6950 under 12.04

Running Vanilla WoW in both Wine 1.4 and through PlayOnLinux which is using Wine 1.2.1 and performance is completely unacceptable. 3D is working fine in native Linux titles such as Bastion. Here's ...
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How can I sort out a resolution problem with Icewind Dale in Wine?

A lot of the games I like to play don't run too well on my Xubuntu laptop, so I decided that I was going to play Icewind Dale. I installed it, but when I go to play, 2/3 of the graphics is off the ...
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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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For what wine does not it work well with ubuntu 12.04?

I alone use wine for 2 things, to use Ares and to use games, when it had ubuntu 11.10 of 32 bits it was using " call of duty 4 modern warfare ", to traverse it did not have any problem, but when I ...
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How to install 3ds max 2009 on ubuntu using wine

I see on winehq.org website is Gold support for 3ds max 2009 application. But when I install it alert me that the .NET 2008 SP1 is error and I cannot continue to install this program.
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installing wine produces error about my internet connection

I have downloaded wine successfully using software center. When I click install it gives me an error - Some unrestricted softwares needs to be installed and there is an error with my internet ...