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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Heroes 3 using wine?

No matter how much I read I just can't understand how to get wine to work. I'm trying to play Heroes 3. I currently have Wine 1.5.18 installed on ubuntu 12.10 64-bit, and i have a rar file with the ...
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Recover Wine menus in Lubuntu 12.04

Some error deleted my Wine menus. (LX Panel was crashed by another app and the Wine menu was gone) Wine is installed but not visible in the menu. Do not flag as clone of similar questions (like this ...
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How to workaround gettext dependency problem when installing wine?

$ LANG=C dpkg -l 'wine*' dpkg-query: no packages found matching wine* $ LANG=C dpkg -l 'ia32*' Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | ...
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Software center is broken and can not be repaired or reinstalled

When I open the software center, I am told that I can not use it, for it is broken, and needs to be repaired. First I try to do this automatically, as I was offered. I enter a root password, and then ...
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Improve GUI appearance of Wine applications

In many cases Windows programs run ok in Wine, but there is still the annoying problem of their appearance. How to make things look better in Wine, especially fonts? P.S. feel free to edit this ...
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Wacom Pressure in Photoshop CS5 Using Wine

I'm taking a shot in the dark hoping someone here has figured this out, because they haven't figured it out at winehq, which I know is the more appropriate forum to ask. But,no one knows (that I know ...
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How do I install a Graphics Drive?

Can I install a graphics-drive update using wine?
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Adding a Wine (.exe) file to open/play files in Thunar's 'Custom Actions'

What is the line parameter in Thunar's "custom actions" that would play a music directory in a Wine (.exe) program? I want to put Foobar2000 (and possibly other such applications) in Thunar's Custom ...
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Possible to run Wine / CrossOver / PlayOnLinux in parallel?

Is it possible to run Wine, CrossOver and PlayOnLinux in parallel? I'm testing all three in order to: See which applications run better on which platform Which of these is easier to use for ...
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How to reset setting of Wine, avoiding uninstalling all applications in it?

Foobar2000 volume slider stopped working in Wine Sound is good but volume cannot be changed from the player's slider anymore. Is there a setting in Wine that might have entailed this? I have tested ...
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Can't get wine to install Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dependency error while installing WINE I have just successfully installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my computer and I got it to duel boot with windows 7. My problem is that I ...
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Can't run cstrike.exe file in counter strike1.6 using WINE

when i right click on cstrike file and select open with wine windows program loader it doesnt show any error nor the game gets started.
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Moving Steam (installed w/ Wine) to another HDD without reinstalling games

Is there any way to move Steam and all of my Steam games to another hard drive without having to re-installing everything? I would prefer to keep Wine on the original drive, if possible. I'm running ...
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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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Unmet Dependencies when I try to install wine or skype

I have a dell inspiron 64 bit and I'm running both windows 7 and Ubuntu in dual boot I am having trouble installing skype and wine. When I try to install skype etc I get the following error: sudo ...
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Is there any way to install and run Autodesk Civil3D (2010-2013) or Infrastructure Design Suite under Ubuntu 12.10?

I've searched over the net for any workaround to install this software. I tried to install it with Winetricks, with Playonlinux, with Crossover Linux, all with no luck. The program needs DirectX, ...
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bumblebee does not work with metacity and KWin, but works with compiz

If I try to launch something with optirun under compiz, it works. If I try to launch something with optirun under KDE or metacity, it gives me: [ 247.384077] [ERROR]Cannot access secondary GPU - ...
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Gotomeeting Webinar

Is there a way to participate in a Gotomeeting webinnar with Ubuntu 12.04? This are the system requirements: Internet connection Windows 7, Vista, 2003 Server or XP Mac OS X v10.5 Leopard or newer ...
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Installing Photoshop CS5 on Ubuntu 12.10 using Wine

I have a problem during installation of Photoshop CS5. When I open up the installer using Wine, it appers, I make few steps, and when I get to the installation (when the bar starts to move from left ...
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Running Halo: Combat Evolved on 12.10?

I followed the instructions on WineHQ and got the game installed, but when I run it, it looks like this and the whole screen occasionally flickers. Does anyone know why, and if I can fix it?
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Delete file then run file at startup

I'm running the music player Foobar2000 through Wine at startup. For some reason when I shutdown Ubuntu the Foobar2000 process is ended abnormally in Wine and when it runs next time I get an annoying ...
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How to fix Wine MCF42.DLL error on Lucid?

I'm trying to run Visual Boy Advance and when I use the command wine VisualBoyAdvance I get the following error: err:module:import_dll Library MFC42.DLL (which is needed by ...
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How to give Wine / Crossover games access to LAN?

I'm trying to do LAN gaming with Crossover for Linux, but my computer doesn't ever get found by other players in my network, neither does it find other players itself. (I tried with 2 games, Battle ...
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Unmet dependencies error when installing wine [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Wine not installable on my system? The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.5 : Depends: wine1.5-i386 (= 1.5.16-0ubuntu1) but it is not installable ...
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Video Card not detected in Steam on Wine

I am new to Linux and was hoping someone can help me get Shogun 2 up and running in Steam which was downloaded via PlayonLinux. Currently, the game installs and shows a license screen briefly before ...
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Partial wine packages won't remove completely

I've looked at a few answers for this problem apt-get commands to remove clean and purge packages. I've also tried removing the leftover packages by name but that does not work either. Only one of ...
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Problem installing wine on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Wine not installable on my system? I am having problem when installing wine on ubuntu 12.10 I tried to following some tutorial but none of them work. ...
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Wine “runtime error 91” in 12.04

Has anyone tried to load the ballistics program "Load from a disk" into Ubuntu 12.04 with Wine? I have it installed but on startup (very first screen) I get the message: runtime error '91': Object ...
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Can't install wine (or ia32-libs) in Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit

As already pointed out here, people seems to have issues with installing wine in the latest version of Ubuntu. I'm suspecting this only happens with 64 bit users. For example, when trying to install ...
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nVidia Settings: Overriding anti-aliasing causes delay

I'm using Google Sketchup on ubuntu 12.04 with Wine 1.4. It works flawlessly out of the box, but anti-aliasing is causing some problems. I can override anti-aliasing settings using the nVidia X ...
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Can't install Wine1.5 . Need help [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I resolve unmet dependencies? I can't seem to be able to install wine.. I get the unmet dependencies Depends: (wine1.5-i386) This is the only program i've ...
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X3DAudio1_7.dll and XAPOFX1_5.dll for gaming in Wine

I'm trying to play XCOM on Wine (using Play on Linux). Unfortunately, this doesn't work. The debug option in POL outputs this: Running wine-1.5.15 play-XCOM.exe (Working directory : ...
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Cannot run Word2007 on Wine 1.4 / Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

After a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10 and Wine 1.4 (all from Ubuntu repositories) and after installing MS-Office 2007, when starting Word, beside the Word itself, another window running Office Setup ...
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Wine won't install although I've never installed it before. (12.10)

For some reason, whenever I try to install Wine it says that the packages are corrupt: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine : Depends: wine1.5 but it is not going to be installed E: ...
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Is it legal to use fonts downloaded by Winetricks? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it legal to install msttcorefonts package? Is Wine legal? If I run winetricks then select the default Wine prefix then select install a font, I find some fonts. Is ...
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How do I install star wars Battlefront 1?

I can Install most windows games but I can't install star wars battlefront on my Ubuntu 12.10 laptop computer.
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When trying to install Wine on 12.10, 'Sudo' command will not let me type in a password

As the title explains, I have been attempting to install Wine on my laptop which is running 12.10. When I access the command terminal and entered sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa I was ...
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mount / in wine as /

Now, wine mounts / folder as Z: drive, and in winecfg I can change it to another letter, but i need to mount it as is / to /.(This behaviour was on other version of wine, I dont remember which). ...
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Music does not start in spotify under ubuntu 10.04

I am running Spotify 0.8.5 under wine 1.2.2 in ubuntu 10.04. It was possible to install the spotify application via wine and start the application. I can log into it via Facebook (I have to use the ...
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How can I install Service Pack 2 and 3 for Office 2007 using PlayonLinux?

I installed the latest version of PlayonLinux using the instructions given on their download page (http://www.playonlinux.com/en/download.html) for Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin). I followed the ...
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Dependency error while installing WINE

Every time I try to install "WINE" VIA the Software Center on Ubuntu 12.10, I get this error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.4: PreDepends: dpkg (>= 1.15.7.2~) but ...
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Ragnarok Online crashes in Ubuntu 12.10 (evolution-calendar-factory crashed) [closed]

I just recently updated my operating system from 12.04 to 12.10 and when I try to run Ragnarok Online through Wine as I usually do, though it goes well for a while, after a few minutes my computer ...
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Why is Wine not installable on my system?

So I upgraded on a fresh install to Ubuntu 12.10, not beta, and I've tried installing wine many many times now many different ways but the jist of it is this: This error could be caused by required ...
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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 make Nike+ Connect software work in Ubuntu. (Nike GPS Watch)

I am owner of nike+ GPS watch and unfortunately, software (Nike+ Connect) for uploading my running data to Nike+ webpage is made just for Mac and Windows, I tried to install it on Wine but it seems as ...
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playonlinux is unable to find 32bits OpenGL library you might encounter problem with your games

My hardware configuration is Intel core2duo 2.93GHz 4GB DDR2 RAM MSI G31 motherboard Seagate 80GB PATA harddisk I'm new to linux and I'm having this problem since few days, it was not there before. ...
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Wine virtual drive set to network location?

I've currently got all of my music saved on a NAS server, and want to play it on my Ubuntu machine as well as Windows, which works fine using Linux music software. The problem is I'm so obsessed ...
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How to give more RAM to wine Applications

Hi I think my system is not allocating enough RAM to WINE applications . I am using WINE to play games but they are loading slowly and RAM usage is normal. So how can I improve reserve memory of WINE? ...
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Picasa on WINE didnt create an icon (12.10), how to start it?

I have just installed Picasa using sudo apt-get install wine winetricks cd ~/ && wget http://dl.google.com/picasa/picasa39-setup.exe wine ~/picasa39-setup.exe It is installed, because I ...
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How stable is wow on linux? [duplicate]

Hi I have a very simple question for anyone who has played wow on Linux. The title says it all but how is wow on Linux running wine.