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 can I install games from disc on ubuntu playonlinux?

I'm sort of new to ubuntu and can't find any guides on how to install game discs on playonlinux. I have ubuntu 14.04 and a msi gtx 960 graphics card,I'm not sure if any of that matters (as I said I'm ...
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How do I install sketchup on ubuntu 15.10? [duplicate]

Trying to install sketchup 2016 on ubuntu 15.10 through wine, doesn't work.
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Running SRSRoot in 15.04 (.exe file)

So I installed SRSRoot on 15.04 with wine, and when I try to open with wine, it just loads for about 5-10 seconds and doesn't open. This has happened with a couple of other .exe files. What's causing ...
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I can't install i386 arch on ubuntu 14.04.3

I've the same problems with Trusty. Can I receive the commands to resolve my problem ? I can't install Skype, wine and all software with 386 libraries.(Always problems of depends). I'm sorry for my ...
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How do i use “Can YOU Run it”

I have used ubuntu for quiet some time now, but im having issues with this program i want to use. I recently build a new computer, and wanted to use ubuntu (because its great), the problem is, i want ...
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How to remove wine and its dependencies?

i want to remove wine1.7 from my Ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr. But when i typed in sudo apt-get purge wineit didn't worked i gives me package not installed so i typed sudo apt-get purge wine(tab)and it ...
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I have a problem with wine and games [closed]

I have a problem when I run games in Ubuntu system using Wine program After a period of time, there becomes a problem, Become a large screen size, and I can not return to a normal situation However, ...
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ttf-mscorefonts-installer Download Failure

I know there's already a lot of duplicates for this, but for some reason, I just can't get ttf-mscorefonts-installer to stop bugging me with the error message. I've followed the steps from here: ...
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How to install Wine 1.9 on Ubuntu 15.10?

I am not really a fan of stable branches and have moved to Wine 1.7 as soon as it spawned from Wine 1.6 and have been using it for years without a problem. So, now, as Wine 1.8 stable has been ...
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Cannot install Metatrader4 in Ubuntu 15 using wine

Has any body managed to install metatrader4 on ubuntu15 using wine? Because I have trouble installing it. Thanks,
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Errors when installing wine in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have followed the below procedures to install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa apt-get update apt-get install -y wine However, I see the below error messages: ...
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RingCentral on Ubuntu via Wine

I'm trying to get RingCentral for Windows, working. I've got it to install and load but I have a consistent crash that no amount of googling has been able to help me with: Distro: Ubuntu 15.10 wine ...
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Package dependency problems with broken packages but none listed to fix

I am trying to install wine on Ubuntu 15.04, I had it working before but I think something went wrong with 32 or 64 bit installations so I tried removing it to start again. Now I am trying to install ...
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Eternal question: How install Wine in Xubuntu 14.04.03 x64?

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) Recommends: winbind but it is not going to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you have ...
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i cannot install wine

I have tried this code: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa -y && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install wine But at late it shows these errors W: Failed to fetch ...
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I installed wine in order to use silverlight. uninstalling wine and silverlight 5.1

I installed wine in order to use silverlight. Now Software center doesn't run because I get a small message from some program installing silverlight 5.1. How can I unistall this and revert back to ...
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Wine stops working after switching open programs

I recently installed a few games with wine, which are only playable on Windows of course, but i noticed that whenever i want to switch between open programs (e.g. from Wine to Spotify, changing music ...
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Wine Photoshop CS6 broken fonts

I successfully installed and ran Adobe Photoshop CS6 on my Ubuntu 14.04 OS. However, fonts are broken. Some of fonts just have different style, while some are not displayed at all. screenshot Check ...
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How to completely delete Steam (Windows Version) from Ubuntu

Pretty new to Ubuntu so excuse the novice question, but I just deleted the Wine installed Steam from Ubuntu using #wine uninstaller on terminal, but the logos did not disappear, just want to check in ...
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Using modem drivers with Wine

I have modem that does not include drivers for Linux. I can connect to the internet via Network Manager but I can't call with it. So I tried to install modem drivers (which has *.exe extension and ...
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Its run wine without GUI?

I have a Ubuntu installation, which has no graphical interface. Use all the Putty as it is a vps. I want to install Wine to run a windows application in VPS. The application only needs to run a ...
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Fallout 3 wine crash

when starting a new game on fallout 3 I get this message Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x00000000 in 32-bit code (0x00addf7b). Register dump: CS:0023 SS:002b DS:002b ES:002b ...
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Keystrokes Delayed or Missing in SketchUP Under Wine

I am trying to use SketchUp 2016 Make under Wine 1.7. Keystrokes seem to be delayed or missing. For example after choosing the Move/Copy tool, pressing the Ctrl key to invoke the Copy function ...
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Performance Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS vs 15.10

I am running now on Windows 7, but i am thinking about going to Linux (Ubuntu), i have experiences only with debian (VPS) yet :) But i like Linux, so i would like to have Ubuntu as my primary desktop ...
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Can anybody please help me run Aika Online on ubuntu? [closed]

I can get till laucher but after that it doesn't respond. I am attaching a screenshot. Everything got installed and I was able to successfully update it too, but it wont run and I keep getting some ...
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I can't install google product (google adwords editor ) via Wine

I updated ubuntu to 15.10 and I can't install google adwords editor (11.2.1) . When I'm trying to do it via Wine (1.8) I have a info: Unable to connect to the Internet. If you're using firewall, ...
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how to run wine explorer file with native linux app?

lsb_release -a Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 15.10 Release: 15.10 Codename: wily uname -a Linux router 4.2.0-22-generic #27-Ubuntu SMP Thu Dec 17 22:57:08 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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I'm new to Ubuntu and I need to know how to install FL studio 12.03 step by step [duplicate]

hello I've tried to follow a couple of tutorials online but I'm just not getting anywhere. I have already installed all codecs and restricted extras. I know Wine is used but I'm not sure how to ...
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How to uninstall a game which is not letting me uninstall it? [duplicate]

I had downloaded feist and installed it just to test the gaming capability of ubuntu, since am new to it. Now as I can see it works perfectly fine, I am trying to uninstall it. But every time when I ...
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Wine and SQL connected softwares

I need to run a software on wine (ubuntu 15.10) which is making connection via MS SQL on my local network. (ERP Software). I was able to run software without any issue with 1.8 wine and necessary ...
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need to get monoprice 22" interactive pen display to work with ubuntu

hello I very recently installed ubuntu because my computer just did not want to install win7 again(missing drivers, missing hard drive, etc.) that being said I am very new to this os so please bear ...
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I cant run Counter Strike : Source

I installed CS Source, i tried to run it with wine and those black thing came out. Then it close it back. How do i run it properly?
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After installing both wine and mono, I am still having an issue running a .exe in linux

I am trying to install the game Orcish Inn. I installed wine a while back and after trying to run OrcishInnLauncher.exe with wine, it said that I needed to install mono in order to run .NET ...
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Remove/reinstall/get rid of corrupted WINE installation

I installed WINE 1.6 via Ubuntu Software Center. It went wrong. Next time I wanted to install a software it told me sth about software dependencies... After I tried to re-/deinstall WINE via several ...
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Wine Application on Unity Panel

I'm using Ubuntu 15.10 with Unity. I have some Windows Apps that would have a icon in the Toolbar on Windows OS, but now I'm using wine, so is there any way to make that icon appear on the Top Panel?
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Traces of removed packages

After executing the command: sudo apt-get remove wine 1.7 I was sure that package had been removed as it showed on free disk space, but then I executed: sudo apt-cache pkgnames wine And it ...
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Where can I find wintest.exe for Wine-1.7.55 on Ubuntu 14.04?

There are many Wine troubleshooting sites (s.a. for troubleshooting MIDI on Wine) which talk about using wintest.exein Wine. The exepected location is C:\windows\system32\wintest.exe, where lot of the ...
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PlayOnLinux Missing OpenGL 32 Libraries (nvidia-358, ubuntu 15.10)

When launching PlayOnLinux on (x)Ubuntu, nvidia 358: it cannot locate the OpenGL 32bit libraries.
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Steam on Ubuntu 15.10 refuses to get past the login screen without crashing

I'm getting pretty desperate at this point. I've tried using Wine to help solve the problem, and that got me as far as the login page, but the darned thing won't go to my library, instead opting to ...
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How to install .NET framework v4.0.30319 on wine?

I wanted to install osu!, but it doesn't work when you go on PlayOnLinux (error message and nothing happens). Then, I followed this video on Youtube. As the video showed (at 2:44,) I clicked on Run ...
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How can a file be dropped into a Wine window?

I'm trying to open a file in the program GXSCC. This program is designed to open files that are dropped into its window. How can I do this with the program running in Wine on Ubuntu? When I try to ...
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Wine exception_access_violation

I am trying to install and run Blitz max on Ubuntu and felt that it was more easy to download the windows version and use wine. However when I try to run Blitz max I get the loading graphic and a ...
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Installing Photoshop CC on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install Photoshop CC on Ubuntu 14.04. I downloaded Wine and Playonlinux. I selected Photoshop CS6 (in description it says it is also choice for CC) and started to install it. However an ...
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Wine menu fonts are too small

I've scoured the Internet and this forum, but I can't find a solution. On Ubuntu 15.10, running Wine 1.6, I can't change the font size for menus under wine. I've been able to change the DPI scaling ...
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How to install Winamp plugin in Ubuntu?

I want to install Chord!.exe plugin for winamp in Ubuntu by using Wine but it cant be installed and I don't know how to do it right. Can you give me solution about how to install this plugin on Winamp ...
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Far Cry doesn't start

I downloaded uplay and I redeemed a Far Cry 4 code. When the download was finished I pressed play and this happened: What can I do?
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How do I delete Photoshop cache or temporary files?

I am new to Linux/Ubuntu and I have been having this specific error (Couldn't write the file because the file is being used by someone else.) when I try to save the image in adobe Photoshop. My OS is ...
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cant understand the function of apt-cache remove [duplicate]

I needed to reinstall wine from scratch so I first decided to uninstall the current version but, running the command sudo apt-cache pkgnames wine before and after running any of: sudo apt-cache ...
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Grand Fantasia Invisible Characters

I've recently upgraded from Ubuntu 14.04 to Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) and I'm busy installing some programs and games I had running on Ubuntu 14.04. I was installing Grand Fantasia, everything went ...
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I am new to linux and need help with ubuntu 14.04, Nothing Runs

I used UNetbootin and installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop with a USB, it took a while and in the end I ended up just deleting my old Windows 7 OS and all the memory. Its installed and set up, and I ...