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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JoinMe not working fully on Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed Join me with the help of Wine. I am able to start join me session on my laptop. People can join it. I am able to exchange message and files with them on the join ...
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How to fix wine gecko error while installing something from winetricks

How to fix this when trying to install something through winetricks sha1sum mismatch! Rename <~>/.winetrickscache/./wine_gecko-0.1.0.cab and try again.
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Is it possible to use wine to run window games that is already installed on a external hard drive (and to install future software on the external)?

I would like to know if it is possible to run Windows games that are already installed on an external hard drive and have it load up though wine? Or do the games need to be installed by wine first ...
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Wine problem - Wacom pressure not responding

I'm a new Ubuntu user, I've tried fedora before for a couple of weeks on a friend's pc and I fell in love with linux, I was told ubuntu was easier for linux new comers and that why I installed it :) ...
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Problems with Photoshop on Wine

I want to run the photoshopcs5Launcher.sh in wine so I run the command : sudo ./PhotoshopCS5Launcher.sh I get message : wine: /home/srtpl/.wine/wineprefixes/PhotoshopCS5 is not owned by you ...
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Using playonlinux 4.2.2 results in error message

When I do start any program in playonlinux or install additional components you get back the following message: Error in POL_Call Function POL_Install_ does not exist!
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Problems after installing Alice Madness Returns game

I installed the game "Alice Madness Returns" on my Ubuntu 12.04 and everything went OK until the part where you Activate the game. I got this Error message box: Program Error The Program ...
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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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Bumblebee optirun CrossOver games

I've been trying to play a Ragnarok Online private server with wine but this specifically server gets stuck in a faded login screen, with sound. So I installed CrossOver and it runs nice! But I need ...
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Minecraft suddenly stops working?

So, I have Minecraft on Ubuntu 12.04. It is a Windows program, but I was able to use Wine Windows Program Loader to get it to run. Everything was working fine and dandy earlier today. But, later, ...
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Install Wine 1.7 on 12.04

I can't install wine1.7 on ubuntu 12.04. $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install wine1.7 winetricks Lecture des listes de paquets... Fait ...
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League of Legends on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm just new in Ubuntu and my English is so bad, so be patient to me. I was install League of Legends with PlayOnLinux, installation was without errors, but, when i want to run it, a logo is appeard ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 wont run progecad in wine

I'm trying to run Progecad in Wine but it only loads the front screen and then locks up. Also the mouse disappears when over the Progecad window. I've run from command line and get the following info: ...
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How do I reset/fix the Winetricks GUI?

One day I was messing around in wine to try to install a few Windows components. For some reason, Winetricks has now completely shrunken the area of the window where I can select what I want to do ...
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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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Hardisk driver is not found?

I'm currently using ubuntu 13.10. I am trying to make my laptop dual boot with win 8, but in the win 8 set up, the driver of my harddisk is not found. I've tried to download the driver from the acer ...
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How to proporly configure wine

I have a program I need to use and currently do not have enough disk space for dual booting or a vm, so I was wondering if someone could port this program to Linux or help me configure wine to do so. ...
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Cannot install wine1.6 or playonlinux

i have went through every question related to this and none of them worked for me. for wine i keep getting The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-amd64 (= ...
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Hearthstone, Ubuntu 12.04 dbghelp disabled

I'm trying to get Hearthstone working. I have an 64bit Ubuntu 12.04. The latest wine and playonlinux. I have as often said disable the dbghelp library in wine. Now the battle.net launcher opens, but ...
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Music Production Tools (DJ)

I just switched to Ubuntu 12.04 from Windows 8.1 and I really like it. Although it requires getting used to some different things, nothing in my normal routine that I do has been affected by the ...
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wine version portability with games

My wine version is 1.3.13 is it good to play high end games eg Suplereme commander,Crysis 2 in this version which I have.My microsoft office 2010 is working smoothly in this wine version.I have ...
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How can I prevent wine from disabling/shutting off my “secondary” monitor?

I'm running my computer using dual monitors. As when I am gaming I call my right monitor my "primary" and my left the "secondary" because I've set my PC up to where fullscreen games load on my right ...
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PlayOnLinux cannot find Wine (though it is installed with POL)

Really strange, i use PlayOnLinux (POL) to install Wine 1.7.9, i rebooted my PC and when i try to open POL it says it can't find Wine, although it's listed under installed Wine versions. What do? ...
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Driver error, Audio video and Touchpad do not work

I have a new device Dell 3537 with AMD radeon graphics. I tried to install wine on my device, since I am not very good at using Terminal, I probably messed up with things there so now the touchpad and ...
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Errors in photoshops cs6 in wine

I usually meet the errors that shown below when use photoshop cs6, especially typing step backward several times.and I have to focus close it and restart the program ,This was a bad experience. I ...
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Skyrim lagging BAD on 12.04

I recently installed Skyrim, and when i run the program, i have a bit of an issue. The launcher loads great, and have had no problems with it. However, after i push play, and Skyrim loads, it starts ...
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How to Change cursor in Wine?

My Current Cursor in Wine is Human(Ubuntu), and I want to change it to Adwaita, so how to do that? it seems crazy when I see the cursor changes when I switch to wine. Sorry I'm Newbie in this Asking ...
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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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NotaBene 10 under wine

I am trying to run NotaBene in Ubuntu under wine. I think I managed to install it, but when I try to run it the screen changes to the wine screen and then after a few moments it disappears and I'm ...
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Canon Rebel camera

I installed software for Canon camera in wine and it didn't work well. I went to wine uninstaller and removed some utilities but cant get them all out need to remove them and a suggestion on a way to ...
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DJ: pioneer DDJ-T1 with traktor in ubuntu by wine

I have a friend who wants to move to Ubuntu. She is a DJ and she would like to use her pioneer DDJ-T1 with traktor by wine. She has run traktor without problem. But the problem is that traktor or ...
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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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Ubuntu Will not Recognise my Samsung C5220 Phone

I'm trying to use my Samsung C5220 mobile phone as a modem. I've installed Samsung PC Studio using Wine but it does not recognise the phone as being connected. I have done lsusb in a terminal ...
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Sound problem in Kubuntu 13.10

I have a sound problem on Kubuntu 13.10 which I find rather annoying. The problem comes in two stages. By default, I cannot listen to skype. So, following a suggestion similar to this one, I added ...
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I cannot gain access to my atitesting.com account

The website states my browser is not supported. The system has detected that your browser/OS combination (/Firefox 25.0) may not be supported. You will need Internet Explorer (at least version 6) ...
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How to run a Brother embroidery machine with “PE - Design Ver.7”?

I need to use a design program that help me with my work and I cannot make the software functions because the hardware element that my program (software) needs is not recognized. The software I need ...
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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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cod4 on wine problem

I install cod4 on ubuntu 13.10 and everything is ok but when i connect to server cod4 just freez and send me an error iw3mp.exe has stoped working. any halp pls and thank you I google it and win users ...
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Problem running .exe file

I installed wine from software center, but when I execute .exe file, it shows this message : Err:module:import_dll Library MSVBVM60.DLL So I downloaded dll fixer , but it gives an error when i ...
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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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Running “Crusader Kings II”

I am trying to run "Crusader Kings II" using wine, and a lot of workarounds suggest using WINEDEBUG command, but whenever i use it in terminal, it shows a message that command not found. Does anyone ...
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Install SmoothDraw on Ubuntu

I want to install SmoothDraw in Ubuntu so that I can make a few drawings and stuff. I have installed WINE and installed SmoothDraw however, it does not start when I double click on its icon (On the ...
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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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Wine will not use my GPU

Okay, so I have been trying to fix this issue for quite sometime. I have an AMD A8 CPU/APU running with an ATI 6670 (or something like that). I have turned off the integrated graphics card and I am ...
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Midi Input to Finale on Wine

I am using Finale 2012 with Wine on Ubuntu 13.04 and I am trying to connect my keyboard through a Yamaha UX16 midi to USB cable to my computer so I can use it with Finale. When I list the usb devices ...
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After loging to system HDD LED doesn't stop shine

I noticed the problem first time when the system (13.04) has crashed after trying to run WoW:Cataclysm by the wine. When logging to Ubuntu, the HDD diode begins to shine and won't stop, and system is ...
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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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Spotify not playing local files

Spotify when ran using wine will not play local files (mp3's, wma's). When i open the Containing folder the files are present but when selected from the wine explorer it gives the error message: ...
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Where are Profiles stored in Wine 1.6?

I am running several programs via Wine 1.6, and I need to get into the data that they would normally store under the users profile in Windows, i.e., the "AppData/Local" folder. Everywhere I have ...
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Deleted the .wine folder and lost all my data

HELP! I deleted the .wine folder from my user folder and i've lost all my data. How can i get my files back? What happened? I use Ubuntu 12.04! i don't know much about ubuntu yet. Thank You