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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SolidWorks on Ubuntu 13.04?

I am a Bioengineering student who works with SolidWorks and I would like to be able to run it on Ubuntu 13.04. Short of having to install Windows, what methods are available and which works best? If ...
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Downloading Wine from the Ubuntu Software Center

In the Ubuntu Software Center, I attempted to download the application Wine. However, it reported that there is not a program called wine in my current software sources. I also tried to download it in ...
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Do Wine Viruses only work while Wine is running?

I heard Linux can get viruses through Wine,and I was curious if the viruses work only while Wine is running. In other words, could I stop a virus from doing it's thing by just quitting Wine?
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Wine / Crossover shows ugly fonts (not related to anti-aliasing)

This problem is hard to describe with words so I'll put here a picture. The left is MS Office 2010 running inside a VM (This is how it's supposed to look) The right is Office 2010 running with Wine ...
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How can I play a game I already have with PlayOnLinux?

I recently installed PlayOnLinux on my PC, and was wondering if I could play the copy of Skyrim on my Steam account from PlayOnLinux without installing a new copy, as it only seems to allow. Is there ...
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in Ubuntu 14.04.3 UCK tool,I can't install wine 1.6 or wine1.7 [duplicate]

I can install wine1.7 successfully by following commond,but can't install in uck tool Why is this happening and how can I fix it? $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa $ sudo apt-get update ...
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Install Adobe Acrobat XI with wine

Adobe Acrobat XI has a silver rating on WineHQ, meaning it should work, right? I right click acrobat.exe, and the installation wizard pops up and installs successfully with no errors. However, I tick ...
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How to install LINE (messaging app) on Ubuntu

I would like to install LINE chat platform on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS system. Please, could anyone provide me the steps to successfully install this software?. I've been trying to install this software ...
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Is there a way I can get five9 java based dailer to work with ubuntu?

I work from home for a call center and the software we use is based on java and is called Five9 or CVV agent. It only works with Windows and Mac but not Linux. I called the tech support and they told ...
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Resolving Wine Dependency Errors

Here's the broken package problem I get from wine: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.7 : Depends: wine1.7-i386 (= 1:1.7.12-0ubuntu1) E: Unable to correct problems, you have held ...
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How do I access Linux commands from Wine?

How can I use wine cmd to access ubuntu terminal or export commands from wine cmd or IPtables for instance or program a software via vb6 that uses iptables in ubuntu or run sh files via vb6 software ...
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Wine changing screen resolution, game stays in original resolution

When I start Stalker in Wine it will change the Desktop resolution to a much lower value. Normal is 1920x1080. The game itself does not even fit on the screen completely at that point. Here is a ...
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Running .Net 4.0 application with Wine

I'm attempting to run a simple program in Wine, under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, however it complains that fixme:mscoree:parse_supported_runtime sku=L".NETFramework,Version=v4.0" not implemented ...
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program program.exe has encountered wine [closed]

when I start splitcam.exe i get this error The program program.exe has encountered a serious problem and needs to close.
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How to run a batch (.bat) file on Ubuntu using Wine (with complete steps)?

I have this old Windows game with a .bat file which doesn't open with Wine and only opens as a text file. I have browsed through and tried several suggested ways of opening it with Wine console ...
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Unable to Install Wine on Ubuntu 14.04.2?

It's giving me following error mentioned below after trying to install wine v1.7 on ubuntu 14.04.2: libgbm1 : Depends: libgl1-mesa-dri libudev1 : Depends: libcgmanager0 but it is not going to be ...
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a problem in running source insight 3.5 under wine on ubuntu 14.04

I installed source insight 3.5 with wine on ubuntu 14.04. It's mostly working fine, with a big problem. I cannot edit my source files. I can do "Enter" and many "Ctrl " bindings, but I cannot input ...
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wine themes don't affect apps installed via playonlinux

I have changed the wine's theme but it affect only the apps installed via directly with wine, the apps installed via playonlinux are not affected, how can I fix it? Thanks in advance!
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Installing Adobe Illustrator CC via Wine (PlayOnLinux)

I am running a 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 dist trying to install Adobe Illustrator CC (64-bit). The following image below illustrates where it jams in the installation process when installing via ...
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how to open file with spaces in name via wine app?

I have .desktop file for wine-like app that opens MS Word: [Desktop Entry] Type=Application Version=1.0 Icon=x-vmware-564d5302e9430a5d-1416be4d2596d246-Microsoft-Word-2010 Terminal=false ...
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World of Warcraft lagging using Wine

World of Warcraft is lagging My PC is does not have the latest hardware. But thing is when I was running Windows I could tweak it and set it to lowest performance and the game was running just fine. ...
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Is there a native SVP alternative for linux?

SVP is a windows software application that calculates video frames in real time while a video is running in a player, making it run smoothly in 60 fps. It doesn't work in wine. Is there a linux ...
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Install Microsoft Office Proofing tools under Wine

Due to compatibility issues I had to ditch openoffice and libreoffice for Microsoft Office. I installed it using wine and everything works fine so far. The one thing I am missing, though is the Swiss ...
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Installation Problem MS Office 2013 using Wine

I try to install MS office 2013 in Ubuntu 12.10 using Wine. But It says: error: newer windows version needed. How Can I fix this error.
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Office 2010 on 14.04 under wine?

How do I run Office 2010 on Ubuntu 14.04 under wine? While Libre Office opens many files not all are readable.
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When i load up a game in League Of Legends the screen goes full but the top menu and side menu and i can only see 25% of the gameplay,

The title summs it up, and when i try make the screen small and take it up again it crashes, tried to go to winecfg and change resolution to my computer resolution but didnt work, and League Of ...
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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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wine: x development files not found

I downloaded the wine-1.4-rc5.tar.bz2. I ran the tools/wineinstall in terminal. After some time I get this error. checking for X... no configure: error: X development files not found. Wine will be ...
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Playonlinux - Steam games won't launch

I'm running Ubuntu gnome 14.04. I installed Steam through Playonlinux and everything went fine. I installed some windows games through Steam. When I click 'play' to launch the game, I get a window ...
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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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Can't run GeForce_Experience_v2.5.12.11.exe

I installed Ubuntu today and I want to install GeForce Experience to my computer and I tried to run it with Wine but it wouldn't work. I also tried to install Steam with it to get Windows version of ...
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Uplay is stuck while trying to update

I installed Assassin's Creed II using Playonlinux via Wine. The install process completed, and I thought everything was OK, but it wasn't. If I try to start the game, Uplay starts and tries to update ...
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I cant open excel files using office 2007 via wine

I am running excel under wine and have downloaded a file as part of an excel course i am doing. However no matter what I do excell will not open the file. I have changed the helper application to ...
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PlayonLinux — my game freezes if I press the alt key

I am playing League of Legends on PlayonLinux. Unfortunately the game freezes if I press the alt-key. This is bad because you need to use the alt key fairly often in the game. How can I fix this? ...
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What is the WinE or Ubuntu version of doing this?

Add the following IP addresses to the "hosts" file on "C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc": (Edit: I don't have the "hosts" file) 216.98.48.18 127.0.0.1 216.98.48.53 127.0.0.1 216.98.48.57 127.0.0.1 ...
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Run .NET 2.0 applications for Win

I am trying to run application for Windows on Ubuntu 11.10 I tried wine /path/to/file.exe Error is: wine: Install Mono for Windows to run .NET 2.0 applications. I have mono(seems to be not ...
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can't install wine ubuntu 14.04.2 64 bit

First, sorry because my bad English. I try many ways to install wine on my laptop but have no luck Here is my error log The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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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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Trying to put kik on my Ubuntu 13.04

I would like to use kik on my laptop. I am new to programming. Hp probook 4430's 64 processor I have wine but dont know how to use it.
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How do I create a 32-bit WINE prefix?

How do I create a 32-bit Wine prefix on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit?
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Problem with running application supported with microsoft .net framework 4.0.30319

I have an application which i want to run with wine in my ubuntu. I installed wine properly and also all the dlls and support files. But i am unable to open my application. It shows always an error ...
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Error trying to install pipelight

I try to install pipelight but I get an error msg. What can I do about it? $ sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Running Archangle 3.4.2 Freenix server for WoW in linux?

Has anyone got the Archangle 3.4.2 Freenix server to run in Wine or in Ubuntu on the back of a APl. I've tried a few times and can't find anything on it at wow-one.com or on the ubuntuforums. I have ...
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Specific Wine Applications don't have Internet Access

I installed Wine and tried to install Evernote with it. I got an old install file of Evernote (5.6.4.4632) because this version worked under Ubuntu 14.04. I'm now using Ubuntu 15.04. When I launch ...
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Error: Dependency is not satisfiable: libasound2 (>= 1.0.23) Wine

I am trying to install wine 1.4 on my Ubuntu 10.04. I downloaded the deb file from Ubuntu Packages I opened the file and I get this error Dependency is not satisfiable: libasound2 (>= 1.0.23) ...
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How to Install Justinmind Prototyper in ubuntu

I want to install Justinmind Prototyper to my Ubuntu 12.04 How can i Install Justinmind Prototyper tool in my Ubuntu 12.04 PC http://www.justinmind.com/ Is there any way to install this tool in ...
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Why are my games so slow through WINE?

Discovering I needed Wine to run anything Windows-based. I discovered I'd need DirectX to do anything significant, which in turn needed .NET framework. Using this ...
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How to fix battle.net ui

I'm using Ubutu 14.04 I've installed Diablo 3 and thus battle.net launcher with playonlinux from my cd as well but this is how it looks like http://imgur.com/c8CR3SQ The UI is split in half ...
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How do I install tuxLoL on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I installed League of Legends on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. It installed, but when I click the launcher, I get an immediate bug splat. I'm following instructions how to fix this problem but this one came up ...
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Kubuntu - unable to open remote files with wine

On Kubuntu 15.04 (and on Linux Mint 17.2 KDE) I am unable to open files from remote shares with wine. It seems Dolphin downloads the file first to a temporary directory and tries to open it from ...