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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Left 4 Dead 2 on Ubuntu

I have a Left 4 Dead 2 Windows installer in exe. My other games were installed by "PlayOnLinux" app, but there is no L4D2 version, or any sign that it will be avaliable in the future. I also didn't ...
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Multiple points of failure running World of Warcraft with Wine 1.8?

I am trying to get World of Warcraft 6.2.4 to run on Ubuntu 16.04. I've solved a couple of problems already by updating Wine to 1.8. I have tried using Wine in XP and Windows 7 "compatibility" mode. ...
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Evenote using Wine does not work on Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to run Evernote using Wine, but it seems it is not working properly. Although the program launches, I am getting the same GUI where it is not possible to edit my notes: The problem is ...
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Wine programs disappearing as soon as they're open

I have a couple of programs installed using Wine 1.7 and when I open them, they open up and run in the background OK. As soon as I click on them to actually go into it, they immediately get minimised, ...
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Opening HiSuite daemon on Huawei phone

I am trying to communicate my android Huawei Y330 to 'HiSuite' that runs under 'Wine'. Someone had suggested to first connect the Huawei Y330 to 'HiSuite' run under 'Windows'. Thus the 'HiSuite ...
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Cannot use a 32bit prefix on Wine installation on 64-bit Xubuntu 15.10

When I create a prefix with: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine winecfg I get the error: wine: '/home/user/.wine' is a 32-bit installation, it cannot support 64-bit applications. I need a 32bit ...
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Am i missing packages ? - After removing Wine 1.9.5 - removed packages - help

I have been using Ubuntu for a while now. Yesterday I tried to install WINE 1.9.5. For some reason it didn't show up in the Dash so I tried to uninstall it as instructed in the terminal: sudo ...
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An unknown directx error has occurred and league of legends cannot start

DirectX an unknown problem on the next screenshot . I followed the instructions correctly on page: http://forums.na.leagueoflegends.com/board/showthread.php?t=2957372%29 But when the game starts ...
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apt-get -f install is trying to remove sudo

I was trying to get a program to work, and installed a different version of wine that overwrote the version of wine I already had. (That version ended up not working) So I tried installing the default ...
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How do i install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 lts?

I have been trying to install wine but when i use the command sudo apt-get install wine i get this message: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible ...
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Wine won't open .exe files?

I'm a big noob to ubuntu and having to run wine with windows applications, but I'm trying to download some indie games and 99% of them come up with an error message that insufficient data is not ...
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Google Input tools for Windows using Wine? [duplicate]

Can I install google input tools for Windows in Ubunut 14.10 using the Wine installer? My regional language is Malayalam and typing works best in that. Any suggestions please?
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Installing Directx9 or later

i'm trying to install a game with wine but when i accept the licence it says "you need to install directx9 or better". I tried to follow that : http://www.dedoimedo.com/games/wine-directx.html but ...
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Restrict user to run only one program with Wine

I want install Wine and Picasa for an user. I want prevent the user from running *.exe-Files basically for security reasons. In the past (bevor 3-4 years, another Ubuntu-Installation) I discovered, ...
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How to install Wine in Ubuntu 15.10

I tried to follow the steps listed here https://www.linux.com/blog/wine-1735-released-how-install-ubuntudebianlinux-mint After adding the PPA and running apt-get update, when I try to install wine ...
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Wine autocreate desktop entries

I've moved the wine applications I had on an older Ubuntu installation to a newer one, but just the .wine folders. Now I realise that I should have taken the .local/share/applications with me, since ...
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How do I play Counter Strike?

Currently I have Ubuntu MATE 14.04 installed on my system. I have a Windows setup file of Counter Strike 1.6. I have installed WINE from Ubuntu Software Centre. Counter Strike 1.6 has been ...
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Q4wine dosen't work, closing the windows software window immediately

What I have done: a. I just install q4wine, wine included. In "setup" -> "winetricks", I install the winetricks script and update the application list, which shows origin 6 (for data plot) can work ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 | Wine | cannot import dll :isskin.dll

error in installing game mafia2-black box. cannot import dll :isskin.dll.
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Add winetricks registry key by command line

In some special cases, I have to add a registry key to wine. Is it possible to do so using the command line, and how? Here are the steps I do from GUI: wine regedit On the left, open ...
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How do I get rid of redundant Wine launchers in Unity?

I want to get rid of redundant Unity launchers of uninstalled software, especially uninstalled windows (wine) software. All answers already given elsewhere are user specific and not universal and ...
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GTA:SA doesn't go fullscreen properly in wine

I have Wine Staging 1.9.7. When I run GTA:SA through wine, the screen resolution changes but the game doesn't go fullscreen: I've also tried a game called "Cubic Castles" through wine but it goes ...
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Installing Wine reveals unmet dependencies

First things first I am very sorry if this is a duplicate, but frankly I've tried reading many other answers and I don't understand half of it. I'm still very much a noob when it comes to Ubuntu and ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 x64, wine x32, pulseaudio - no sound

I have ubuntu 15.10 x64 and wine x32 (playonlinux). No any sound in games (try hearthstone, C&C and etc). Try this http://oldwiki.winehq.org/WineAndPulseaudio, but zero effect. How I can fix it? ...
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Wine can't install Wabbitemu

So I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and recently installed Wine hoping to get a graphing calculator emulator known as Wabbitemu running. I was successfully able to install Wine however when i open the Wizard ...
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Ubuntu - League of Legends WINE problem

I've install League of Legend on my notebook and wine as well. I've try different version of wine but no one of this don't work to play LoL... I've try: 1.6 and when I've try to open LoL he ...
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How to lift memory limitation?

My current machine: ASUS K50IJ: 64bit dualcore 1.8GHz CPU, 2GB RAM, intel GMA 4500 I played Half-Life 2 on this machine, on Windows, which has the same engine as Team Fortress 2. Now I only have ...
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Steam on Linux OR steam on wine?

I've been looking and got no answer, if you somehow know the answer please tell me. Okey, so I've been playing games with steam on Linux for a while. Maybe it's my PC or something, and it's not ...
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More Wine Programs crash VNC

I have a problem when I run a program with Wine on ubuntu 14.04 more than one time. I run it for 4 time or more, and when I try to run again VNC crash. I have to host that files. Look at my log. ...
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Running World of tank under Wine

here is the biggest problem with Ubuntu for me: make WOT playable under Ubuntu with only Wine, with good performance. I made a lot of research and finaly i found the solution in some world of tanks ...
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Pyinstaller in Wine leads to: ImportError: No module named pkg_resources

I'm trying to follow instructions here to create a windows .exe from my pyqt4 project created in pycharm from Ubuntu 14.04 Everything seems to work until the last step: cornelis@Bob:~/Downloads$ ...
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Do I have to uninstall wine each time uninstalling a program installed by wine? [duplicate]

Let me try to explain this. Sorry for being a newbie. Anyways, I have wine installed to install Evernote, then I realized Evernote version 5.9* is no good that I should go for an older version 5.8* ...
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Running the Sims 3 in Ubuntu 16.04

I am trying to install the Sims 3 onto Ubuntu. I have Wine installed onto my PC which imports dll etc. files from Windows for use in Linux. I have followed a lot of tutorials and have had no luck. I ...
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May new plugins for Photoshop and Lightroom work in Wine?

Photoshop CS6 and Lightroom 5.7 both run very well for me on Ubuntu 14.04 thanks to the Wine frontend PlayOnLinux and the latter's nearly idiot-proof (me being the idiot) installation proceedures. I ...
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WINE not properly uninstalling

So I recently updated to WINE version 1.9.6 from version 1.6.2 (from software manager). The new version was not working, so I decided to uninstall it, and reinstall the old version, but the new ...
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A wine application?

I have a weird problem with wine. If I navigate to the "open with..." table, I have multiple entries named "a wine application". I don't think there is a file duplicate, but most possible something ...
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Wine sound no longer works

Wine, the program that allows for using Windows .exe files, no longer plays sound. How do I get the sound back on?
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Is it possible to install vineyard to Ubuntu Trial?

I follow the steps on this site http://sourcedigit.com/19248-wine-setup-on-ubuntu-install-vineyard-to-configure-wine-on-ubuntu/ Terminal message appeared: ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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Software Center Crashing, Im getting annoyed

I'm running Ubuntu 15.01 or something like that, I just installed it yesterday. Anywho, when I try to open the Software center it immediately crashes. Before this whole crashing thing, it wouldn't ...
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.exe file gives .net framework intialization error

I am a beginner and using xubuntu. I have started liking this system but I am facing some problem with my .exe files. I have installed wine then mono-complete. i did everything i can do to resolve ...
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Trouble with running .NET app under Wine

I'm trying to run an app that only requirement is .NET 4.0. It's meant for Windows 7 and up, but I set my Wine as Windows XP, because this way it at least gives me an error. Set up as Win7, nothing ...
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Sony PC Companion installation on ubuntu

Laptop OS: Ubuntu 14.04 Wine: Version 1.7.55 Installed and configured I have Sony Xperia Tito phone. I download PC Companion from Sony site and saved the file in a temporary folder. When I run this ...
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Broken packages when installing Wine

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (64-bit), but can't install Wine. All I get is broken dependencies. Tried all in my mind... sudo apt-get update && upgrade and even with dist-upgrade sudo apt-get ...
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winetricks sha1sum mismatch rename and try again

I just started using Ubuntu, and I'm trying to get Wine up and running. By using Winetricks I'm trying to install some software and I keep getting this error message: it says sha1sum mismatch! Rename ...
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Create launcher icon for Navicat

How can I get the application Navicat into my launcher menu & sidebar 'dock'? It runs in wine and has its own wine directory as part of the download. I've created .desktop files before to create ...
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Wine on Ubuntu 15.10

I have updated my OS from 14.04 to 15.10 (Both AMD64). In the past, wine installs without any problem on 14.04 machines, but this time there are problems. I tried to install wine(Microsoft Windows ...
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What is a good alternative to Axure RP in linux?

I have been using Pencil on Windows for several months, but I had to change to Axure RP because in Pencil there are no master templates. While Pencil is okay for small projects, changing the header ...
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Wine Not Able To Run .exe File(s)

Before I installed Ubuntu on my laptop, Windows was infected with a virus, that Avast detected was installed by an .exe file. I installed Ubuntu in a dual boot, keeping my Windows data partition, ...
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BO dedicated on a VPS using wine

I'm trying to run a dedicated black ops server under my linux VPS box with OS: ubuntu 14.04 by using this command: xvfb-run -a wine BlackOpsMP.exe +dedicated 2 +..... (rest of the command not ...
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How do I move to directory “Program Files (x86)” with CD command?

When I try: ~/.wine/drive_c$ cd Program\ Files\ (x86) I get: bash: syntax error near unexpected token `(' And how can I create a bash script to run /home/ohto/.wine/drive_c/Program Files ...