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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Is it possible to adjust the lfHeight and lfWidth of Arial in Wine?

I have a text scaling problem for the Arial true type font in Wine 1.5.17. I have narrowed it down to the values lfHeight and lfWidth returned by EnumFonts. I'm getting lfHeight = 100 and lfWidth = ...
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Error while installing wine

While trying to install wine on my computer, I got the following error: $ sudo apt-get install wine1.5.1 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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How to use custom fonts for a Wine application?

My windows application needs specialized fonts. The fonts ship with the application so I don't need to download any extra fonts. When I installed the application it automatically installed the fonts ...
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Mounting iso images to play on wine

I would very much like to be able to mount iso images on my file system while getting wine to detect them as if they were real cd/dvd images inside the cd/dvd drive. As of this day I haven't been able ...
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How to fix wine apps that have a white background in unity tray

Many Wine apps and also some Java apps like Evernote or JDownloader appears in Unity tray with an annoying white background. Is there a way to solve this issue? Here is a screenshot about it:
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Can't get wine+gallium9 to work properly on lubuntu

I am unable to get the gallium + wine package (ppa:commendsarnex/winedri3) to work on my absolutely fresh lubuntu system (reinstalled 50 minutes ago after unsuccessfully trying to edit xorg.conf led ...
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How to get Stamina 2.5 to run under Ubuntu 16.04 using Wine (or not?)

I've been trying to install Stamina Typing Tutor 2.5 (using Wine) in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and haven't been successful. I couldn't get it to work in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS either, even after installing mfc42.dll....
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Wine Error Window Popping Up Without Further Issues

I can run Wine apps without issues. But each time starting them up I keep getting two of the same Wine error windows ("The program (unidentified) has encountered ... and needs to close. We are sorry ...
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Show Wine (Windows) System Tray in Ubuntu 16.04

I cannot figure out how to see and access Wine apps minimised to the windows system tray. Any ideas? I have a clean install of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with a windows application running on Wine and ...
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Pixlr on Wine Need Help

Any suggestions on how to get this Pixlr program to work on Wine. Got this error.
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Keyboard glitching on GTA San Andreas, Ubuntu 14.04

When in-game my keyboard is all glitchy. On the winehq page it says, Keyboard becomes glitchy when you start playing, but if you hide it once, everything works perfectly. But I don't know how to ...
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Can't install Wine on Ubuntu. Keep getting this error message

I've tried both through commands and the software center but keep getting this error message. wine1.6: Depends: wine1.6-amd64 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu8.1) but 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu8.1 is to be installed ...
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PlayonLinux League of Legends Crashes Updating

Hello so I am trying to install League on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid... Right now League is on 6.10 update and I am trying to find a bug in this but I only find one simple bug in all of this... And I am ...
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Winetricks not installing properly through Wine on Ubuntu 16.04

I'm following this tutorial on installing all necessary prerequisites for league through wine as well as moving over the league files in order to have a completely functioning game. I'm running on ...
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How to install Need For Speed Most Wanted in Playonlinux? The game fails to launch on 64 bit systems

Heres my playonlinux debug logfile: [05/11/16 14:11:31] - Running wine- --version (Working directory : /usr/share/playonlinux/python) wine-1.6.2 PlayOnLinux logfile ------------------- Date: 05/11/...
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How to use psiphon in ubuntu?

Have you used psiphon in ubuntu? Did you get a fix for the white psiphon window showing up when wine is used to open it?
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My ubuntu 15.10 packages uninstalled accidentally . How to get them back again?

I am new to ubuntu and I was trying to install wine1.7 in ubuntu 15.10. I was following this link from the ubuntu forum while facing problems in installing ubuntu... Wine 1.7 not installing on ...
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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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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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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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Weird Wine Packages w/ Weird Names - Can't Remove

So I tried to install some stupid game through Wine but the game is not originally in English and some weird things happened. Now I am stuck with these "apps" that go nowhere (it was unable to open - ...
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Using Wine for Windows printer driver on Linux

We have some old printers with Windows drivers only at my work space. Is there any general way to use their drivers through Wine? I have not found any decent and new documentation about the problem. ...
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Can't use Chrome with wine running

I was running Binding of Isaac Rebirth through wine. When I went to Chrome, I tried to switch tab but nothing happened. When I closed the game and switched back to chrome, the tab had switched. I ...
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error when installing Wine

when installing wine, I have a problem with this step,I dont know how to continue running program , I has got stuck in this step,I have searched this error on google but I have found nothing. Any ...
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Disable alt+e, alt+f, etc shortcuts

I am using 14.04. I tried steps covered here: How do I modify or disable the HUD's use of the Alt key? Tapping alt have no effect, but still alt+e opens Edit menu from navigation bar, alt+f opens ...
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Can't load MT4 thru wine or playonlinux. Router vs proxy

I'm trying to install MT4 using either wine or playonlinux & not successful with either. When I start the MT4 installer file, a dialog box appears indicating it is starting to download the package ...
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Ubuntu Desktop Problem - Org.gtk.vfs.Daemon Error

I installed standard Ubuntu 14.04 LTS about a fortnight ago and everything has been working fine. Yesterday I installed Wine via the standard package manager and then installed a simple windows exe ...
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Cant install wine (from PPA) it gives me the following error

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine : Depends: wine1.6 or wine1.8 but it is not going to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
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Confining wine and windows apps to ~/.wine using apparmor

I'm trying to write an apparmor profile to protect against windows malware run via wine. As I understand it, unless wine is run as root, it's not possible for windows apps to modify system files, but ...
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WINE Keyboard Bug. (Keys are Stuck for a few seconds and then release) (Gaming)

So I have an issue with WINE where if I play a game, the Keys time to time get stuck and do not appear to depress in the game. If I hold W for lets say X seconds, it will sometimes stay pressed for 1-...
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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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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 program crashes when clicking its window: “System.OutOfMemoryException”

I successfully installed this program on wine and it launches fine, but when I click anywhere on it, the program closes without giving any error. I'm using Wine 1.7.55 on Ubuntu 14.04 Edited: This ...
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Problem installing Adobe Reader with wine

I tried installing Abode Reader and running it using Wine. While my notepad++ is working fine with wine. But when I tried installing Adobe Reader, it showed the dialog box written Set up was ...
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How can I play the League of Legend in Ubuntu 15.04 (64-bit)?

I just learned to install League of Legends in Ubuntu, and there are several problems. First, the update takes a long time, which could be attributed to my net work. Anyway, it can be done after ...
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How to Use Old Character Codes

How can we use Wine (to run Windows software under Linux) with the old character codes (not Unicode UTF-8)?
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Counter Strike freeze problem

Whenever I start to play counter strike on my Ubuntu 14.04 it freezes after 15 seconds. Is there any solution to it? Do note that I installed it using wine.
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Runtime Error ´380´ Invalid Property Value on Wine

Im trying to run the .exe file (a software for hospital) but it shows Runtime Error ´380' Invalid Property Value. And the one thing that also happens when im going to execute it, the resolution of the ...
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Can we install windows wacom driver for CTH300 and use via wine

Seems like no support in ubuntu for wacom bamboo as evident from here How to get Bamboo Pad working on Ubuntu 14.04, and all the suggested workarounds only allowed the pointer movement. So can we ...
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Font issue with MT4 and Ubuntu 14.04

There was a post before about installing MetaTrader 4 on Ubuntu Answer to follow but was wondering if my issue is different. I did copy over the Wingding font to get the smiley face in the top right ...
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How to install .net framework 3.5 on wine?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I want to use Multicharts,a windows application using wine. Multicharts requires .net framework 3.5. Is it possible to install. I have 64 bit OS. I found code below on ...
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Controller input not being received in Wine

In Wine, I have a drive set up through POL that contains Steam and Rocket League. In the game, even though the controller is recognized by evtest, no input is received. I installed xinput for Wine and ...
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Wine1.7 Partially Working With Eve Online

Since there were some updates to my machine I haven't been able to launch Eve Online into the game any more. I can load the login screen from the launcher, and even log in, but then when the game is ...
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Browsing through Windows drives would run Wine

I've set Wine to open up as a window. While in Lubuntu, there are cases when I'm browsing through my Windows files (I'm not running anything yet) then Wine pops up, then closes. No visible program is ...
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Can I get my Super Advantage Controller (SNES controller) to work for more games?

Right now my controller only works for Spelunky Classic (via wine) and I'm trying to get it to work for Spelunky HD aka. Spelunky World. lsusb lists it as Bus 004 Device 002: ID 0e8f:3013 ...
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unable to login after unstalling wine in ubuntu 14.04

I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and want to uninstall wine. For this I used the following commands, sudo apt-get purge wine* and after that, sudo apt-get update Now I am unable to login to Ubuntu.
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Windows version of Steam not running in wine

I'm sorry if this is and easy fix, (I'm new to Ubuntu) but I've been trying to install the windows version of steam to play Windows only titles. The installation worked fine, but whenever I run the ...
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How to undo two days worth of installation/removal of programs that was done by a hacker?

I have a feeling this is related to a recent situation where an ex-friend bruteforced his way into my dedicated server and ran a malicious gameserver that forced clients to download a particularly ...
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Rocket League won't run in Wine?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. As far as I know, I've satisfied all the needed dependencies to run Rocket League in Wine, but it doesn't seem to run. Here's my terminal output from opening Steam to ...
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How to exclude certain device from being grabbed by PulseAudio?

To cut a long story short: I have a specific case with application run in Wine. The thing is this application is not seeing my sound input device when this device is grabbed by PulseAudio. ...