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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How to run Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign

I'm using an Asus Eee PC running Ubuntu 13.04 (it was gnome 12.04). Before I installed Ubuntu I was using "Windows 7 Home Premium" which ran pretty laggy. So I decided using Ubuntu. I took a bootable ...
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Battle.net Launcher Crashes, typical fix not working. World of Warcraft once run in 64-bit, now saying memory can't be “read”

The typical dbghel fix for wine is NOT WORKING. It worked for a couple days, and then all of a sudden I'm getting Blizzard Errors when I boot up Battle.net AND World of Warcraft (Battle.net launcher ...
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Accidently disabled sound in wine

A few days ago I was trying to run space engineers and one of the solutions that was reccomended was to run in terminal wineSound = DISABLE or something like that. Now I need the sound back, but ...
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Can't get Diablo 3 to work on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I've tried launching Diablo 3 through playonlinux and it always crashes after "Retrieving Hero List" I have the latest version of Wine and I've tried: using the Setarch command putting "-opengl" ...
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teamviewer 10, ubuntu 14.04 , connection problem [duplicate]

here's my computer spec: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit always do package updates everyday I'm installing teamviewer 10 by using gdebi similar to this link: team viewer error dependency install method ...
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how to install 3Ds Max (version 2014) on ubuntu 13.04

Hell guys. I want to install 3Ds Max on my ubuntu (13.04). I have to install it on wine but I dont Know what packages have to install for install it. can anybody help me?
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dockerizing a wine application

I have a 32-bit windows executable, App.exe $ cd ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ Files\ (x86)/App $ file App.exe App.exe: PE32 executable (GUI) Intel 80386, for MS Windows. Since wine is installed, it ...
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Troubles finding .wine folder

I have installed linux mint on a friends computer for them and I also installed Wine so that she could play Sims on it. The operating system is running off a 100gb ssd so I tried to configure wine to ...
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USB Joystick on wine

I have ubuntu 14.04 and latest version of wine installed on my system. I recently installed Assassin's creed on my system with help of Playonlinux. I installed xboxdrv and configured my USB gamepad. ...
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How can I install Windows software or games?

Can .exe and .msi files (Windows software) be installed in Ubuntu?
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I installed League of Legends and I can't open it in Wine

I Installed League Of Legends in Wine, but when I click on the shortcut nothing happens.
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how do I terminate “Uninterruptible” and “Zombie” processes?

This is most likely a Wine issue that's causing this but I have 2 python.exe processes that are just sitting there, and I can't kill them... they sit there when a SDL (pygame) window doesn't close ...
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Age of Empires 2 HD not working good

i have Ubuntu 13.04, i have just installed Age of empires 2 HD on wine 1.5.29, i can start the game and open the campaigns but it displays a black screen after then: is the problem from wine, or ...
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How to delete office 2007 from ubuntu 12.04 [on hold]

I have an horrible dependency of microsoft office, so I installed the suite using wine. However, the package doesn' t work properly. It seems a know error of office under wine. Now, I want to ...
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How to pass file as argument in .desktop file for wine application

I actually want to ask two questions: Where can I find more about available arguments/parameters shortcuts for Exec entry in desktop files (like %U, %u, %f...) Main question, how to pass file as ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 printing from wine error

I have installed ubuntu 14.10. i use playonlinux to install word 2010. And now i can't print from wine application. Notepad and word don't print. In 14.04 all was ok. How can i fix this? Update. ...
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Netflix won't open on clean install of 13.10

I just installed a clean version of 13.10 (Saucy) and tried to install Netflix using these instructions. The installation seemed to go fine, I opened Netflix after and it asked me to install a bunch ...
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Is it possible to run Tango mobile messaging on 14.04

Is there is a way to run Tango on current version of Ubuntu.
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Install Adobe Acrobat X With Wine / PlayOnLinux

I am new to installing Windows programs on Linux using either Wine or PlayOnLinux. How does one properly install Adobe Acrobat X (not the reader) using PlayOnLinux? I am not sure what options need ...
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Windows Application in wine

I want to run an application basically designed for windows. Its a kind of client software that usually stock brokers use which has secure socket layer for multicast. I hope most of you has used to do ...
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Cannot find winemenubuilder.exe when trying to run StarCraft 2

Recently I've installed StarCraft 2 via playonlinux. The installation was absolutly no problem, everything was fine. But if I want to start the game now, it crashes. If I start it on the Terminal I ...
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Applicatons Running Slow

My wine applications are running slow and sometimes stuck in between? Like Foxit Reader,Firefox and IDE's are not running at best. Anybody suggest me something to powerup. I am using Core i7 pc.
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Fps drop when playing games on wine

I'm new to the Ubuntu world... When I'm trying to play hot pursuit on Windows, I have 60 fps in 1360x768 with high texture, but when I'm playing in Ubuntu using wine, I have 5 or 10 fps when ...
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Starcraft 2 under wine

I have tried many times to install Starcraft 2 into Ubuntu, but every time the battle.net launcher loads, it its in a weird shape. I don't know what to do to fix this and any help would be ...
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Using Adobe Digital Editions to transfer books to the Nook, or a workaround

I've successfully installed Adobe Digital Editions using Wine in Linux Mint 10, and it appears that the program operates normally for the most part, as I can open eBooks and view my library. However, ...
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Ubuntu Hangs after upgrading to 14.10

Hi Í'm not really a Linux geek, but old-timer +15 years as a Microsoft sysadmin. Anyway, I have become very happy with my MediaCenter as an Ubuntu Desktop, have all running fine, Java, Wine, Netflix ...
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Will an open source .NET framework allow build in windows program compatibility?

As probably at least a few people know, microsoft made the .NET application framework open source. Does this mean that it will be possible to run more windows programs on linux, and somehow speed up ...
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League of Legends Update Failed

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS yesterday and today installed LoL with this guide: Shop and in game item shop not working in League Of Legend (LOL) I did the TuxLoL patch without issue and opened LoL it ...
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Run two programs parallel with wine

I have two softweare (.exe) files for two different systems. One of them performs as server and other acts as a client. They are not installed on system but only run as .exe file in windows. How can ...
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Running League of Legends on Samsung Chromebook with Ubuntu 12.04.4 ARM

I purchased this Samsung chromebook and installed xfce along with ubuntu 12.04.4. I am completely new to everything linux, and I realize that using "playonlinux" league of legends is able to be played ...
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Installing wine problems [closed]

Hello I try to install wine on ubuntu, but here is the problem i found bsnayak@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get -f install wine1.7 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Wine Play On Linux games problem LLVM ERROR: ran out of registers during register allocation

Games run, but when they load and are supposed to go beyond main menu, they crash with "LLVM ERROR: ran out of registers during register allocation" error. First to eliminate all the things I already ...
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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 to install Angrybirds in Ubuntu 14.10 with Wine?

I'm a great fan of Ubuntu and Angrybirds.But I never got these two together ! Is there a way to install Angrybirds in Ubuntu ? Its not a problem to use Wine or not. But I need to play Angrybirds ! ...
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Assembly: TASM illegal command

Few weeks ago I asked for a similar TASM compiler, but seems that the instructor wants nothing but TASM. So I installed this using wine in DosBox. But no matter what my code is, when I run tasm ...
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DPKG is not responding [closed]

I was installing wine in my Ubuntu 14.04. I got a pop-up and It was not responding . So, I have closed the Terminal. Then after when ever I am trying to execute sudo apt-get install then I am getting ...
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How do I print to PDF from wine?

I am running MS Office under wine and would like to print PDF documents. Installing the official extension via wine does nothing.
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How to Install Sony Vegas Pro in Ubuntu 14.10

A couple of weeks ago, I heard that Microsoft is making .NET Framework to work in Ubuntu. So So many Windows softwares are using .NET Framework. Then Now I think, Its possible to install the most of ...
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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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Wine installation isue after upgrade 12.04 -> 14.04

After upgrade 12.004 -> 14.04 (x86_64) I see the following: $ sudo apt-get install wine1.6 wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) but it is not installable E: Unable to correct ...
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Wine gives me black screen when I open programs

I'm using Ubuntu 14.10 with wine 1.6.2, but that wine gives me an error EVERY time it runs, saying that "The program (unidentified) has encountered a serious problem and needs to close. We are sorry ...
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How to restore wine configuration to default?

I recently messed up with my wine, and now it can't open any application. How do I restore wine to original state and remove everything installed application, just like when it was first installed.
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Setting up Adobe Air with wine, removes gedit

Latest Adobe Air does not provide support anymore for Ubuntu versions. Since I tried to install an exe file using wine. There were issues to install latest version of wine 1.7. Since on google, I ...
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League of Legends launcher crashes after login using PoL

I'm trying to log into League of Legends using PlayOnLinux, but after loading into the main client for several seconds it crashes. The PlayOnLinux debugger gave me this: [11/21/14 22:06:18] - ...
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Pokerstars Download Using Wine

I have downloaded wine 1.6 from here: https://www.winehq.org/download/ubuntu I then downloaded the pokerstars from here: http://www.pokerstars.net/poker/download/ Both downloads went fine (I think) ...
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Which is the best *Buntu Distro For Linux Gaming And PlayonLinux Gaming? [closed]

So im deciding to reinstall a *Buntu distro but i wanted to know which was the best for wine and playonlinux gaming. Im planning to simply run GTA Sa, With the SAMP mod and MTA Mod. Thank you for your ...
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Can't fix broken packages using Synaptic (Broken Package: Wine1.4)

Ok so I am trying to fix a broken package in order to install wine. When I do "sudo apt-get install wine" I get: sam@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install wine [sudo] password for sam: Reading package ...
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Trying to fix wine and fglrx incompatibilities

I know wine and fglrx have some mutual incompatibilities that will eventually be fixed - specifically, the fglrx package will be fixed, but not until next year. Until then, I'm following the solution ...
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How to setup gaming mouse profiles

recently i bought an redragon perdition mice that was full of functions and customizations but with only one problem, his configuration software runs only on windows. All the buttons are working fine, ...
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Installing Box Edit on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm using Box (the cloud storage service) for my work, and I need to install Box Edit capabilities within my browser. So I downloaded the .exe and ran it through WINE. The installation starts normal, ...