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 to install Adobe Reader X in Ubuntu?

I want to install Adobe Reader X (10 or 11) in my system. But there is no native application available for Linux. After doing Google I have seen that Adobe Reader 10.1.14 is given gold rating with ...
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ultrasurf is not working in ubuntu

I would like to use "Ultrasurf" software for ubuntu12.04..I installed wine, and when i'm trying to open ultrasurf with wine,some of versions of ultrasurf's saying some .dll files are missing. I ...
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I can not install wine on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Can anyone help me to install Wine? I can not install it on Ubuntu 12.10. I always get the following message in the terminal: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.5 : Depends: ...
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installing wine without internet

How to install wine application on ubuntu12.10 without internet. I have already downloaded wine 1.4, but I don't know how to install it.Please be sure any answer for me.
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How to get crysis 2 running

I am runnung ubuntu 12.04 64bit with nvidea gtx660 the with proprietary driver version 310 installed via additional drivers I have tried a variety of things having no succsess I have got past the ...
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Netflix-desktop no longer works after update

So a while ago I installed netflix-desktop on my ubuntu 12.10 installation. I am also a subscriber to redbox instant. I attempted to install redbox-desktop which is from the same ppa as the ...
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Steam crash on playonlinux

I'm trying to install steam using playonlinux/wine. There was nothing wrong with the installation, but whenever I try to login, steam crashes. After enabling the debugging mode, i got the log below. ...
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installation of matlab using wine

I have installed WINE and I have .exe file of matlab.When I tried to open setup.exe file of matlab with wine program loader,it does nothing.But I was able to open notepad.exe. I really want to know ...
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Wine not working 12.10 64bit

I just got a new computer and installed 64bit Ubuntu for the first time. Things were going well but I cannot run any exe files (32bit). All I get is a little loading circle then nothing. Here is ...
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How to install matlab if I already have a Windows versions?

I am new to Ubuntu and confused to use whether matlab windows version (which I had a copy) using WINE or to install Linux version. If it is good to install Linux version of matlab I would like to know ...
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Linksys AE3000 How to work around?

I have a Linksys AE3000 Dual-Band Wireless-N USB Adapter. I need it to work for my Ubuntu 12.04. I have looked up how to work around the fact that Cisco didn't supply a Linux driver but I'm quite new ...
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No sound in Manually Compiled Wine 1.7.18

I downloaded the Wine 1.7.18 source code from Sourceforge, installed the dependencies according to the ./configure file and compiled & installed (sudo make && sudo make install). The ...
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Picasa as default using wine

I've installed Picasa 3 with wine... Now I'd like to use Picasa 3 to run with wine as the default application when I open a photo instead of Shotwell or other default programs for Ubuntu 12.04!
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High Cache and slow Fallout 3 (wine) on Ubuntu 64bit 12.10

My Setup: Sony Vaio VGN-FW11E with Radeon HD 3470 (tech spec) 3 GB RAM Ubuntu 12.10 64bit The Problem: After a few minutes of gameplay the game is going down in speed to very slow. After quitting ...
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Does Microsoft Office run in Crossover/Wine/Playonlinux?

I'm a student so I kinda need full compatibility with Microsoft Office Documents for school. I was wondering if Office will run without major problems in Crossover, Wine, or playonlinux?
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Can I compile a windows only software for ubuntu

I understand that some of you might think that I have some brain problems if I am asking a question like this, but I could not find an answer by googling so I want to ask you this question pleas do ...
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Can Wine and its programs be set to use Ubuntu file manager instead of Wine Explorer?

When browsing directories in a Windows program installed in Wine - like when opening a folder in Foobar2000 - Wine always opens the Wine explorer. Is it possible to set Wine to open an Ubuntu ...
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Unable to download videos using IDM on Ubuntu

I have installed Wine and I have installed IDM on it. However, I do not get the link which asks me whether I want to download the video on the page which I get while using Windows. As a result, I am ...
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Problem running Lucius using Wine

My problem is I can not run Lucious properly on my computer, I have installed the latest drivers for my graphics card (GeForce GT430 2GB) and in the game called Lucius, in WINE, I get this error: ...
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Wine logo appearing for every Crossover Application in Unity

If I start an application using Crossover (or Wine), the application will always be the Wine Logo instead of the application logo. This is the same independent of the application being run or using ...
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How do I use two different versions of wine on the same installation?

I need to use two different Windows applications, one works well with Wine 1.4 but not on Wine 1.5 and the other application works well with the later version but not with the former. Is there a way ...
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Measure FPS of the game

I'd like to find an analogue of Fraps or any other fps counter on Ubuntu 12.10. After some googling I found 2 solutions: To use Mumble (I found it from this discussion). This solution didn't work ...
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How does one provide sudo file read access privileges to a Wine application?

In accordance with best practices I desire not to run Wine as root, http://wiki.winehq.org/FAQ I see plenty of examples for use of setcap for networking, but not so much for file read access. ...
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What is fuse Filesystem

While installing the Office 2010 on Linux Ubuntu I received the error message that Error: The following file is located on a Fuse Filesystem. It may prevent wine from working. I'm using ...
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Wine - spotify - audio configuration of wine

I'm trying to run Spotify on Ubuntu using Wine. I have followed the instructions on the Spotify site and I was able to run Spotify using Wine. The only thing bothering me was that I can't configure ...
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How do I do set /a on Wine CMD?

How do I use the set /a command on the Wine version of CMD? This doesn't work for me on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: set /a option=1+1 echo %option% On a Windows computer it would output 2 on the screen but ...
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Visual Studio on Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Visual Studio 2012? I was told Visual studio would not work for Ubuntu. However, after searching to see if I can get notepad++ to work on a new install ...
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Unable to install wine on 12.10 64-bit

These commands did not work for me as discussed in this question: sudo apt-get install wine [sudo] password for shami: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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problem in installing wine 1.5 in ubuntu12.10 [duplicate]

how to install wine1.5 in ubuntu 12.10? I get this error: E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
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Problem with sound in wine and system

I tried to search for my problem, but couldn't find the solution... Thus; I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 64bit, and PlayOnLinux to play Guild Wars 2... Rythmbox is always started on pause, as I like to use ...
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Installing MS office in Ubuntu without CD-ROM

I wanted to install MS Office in Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. I installed playonlinux and try to follow the Office 2007 installation. But it is asking CD ROM as the source whereas what I have is only setup ...
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How to download ISO for Windows Defender Offline tool from Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm trying to download an ISO of the Windows Defender Offline Tools (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-CA/windows/what-is-windows-defender-offline) to run on a relative's Windows PC. I'm running Ubuntu ...
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Playonlinux doesn't see my cdrom [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Diablo 2 Lord of Destruction? Trying to install Diablo 2 with playonlinux and after creating the virtual drive and choosing to install with cdroms, disk ...
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Running HDD Protection

Good Day Folks, I run Ubuntu 12.04 L.T.S. on a Toshiba Satellite P845-S4200 I downloaded Toshiba’s H.D.D. Protection software and it won't run in wine (wine tricks disappears)left the menu bar tab to ...
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How can i play Drakensang Online on Ubuntu 12.10?

I play a java-based browser game known as Drakensang Online. I've tried Icedtea and Java runtime as well as using wine to install the launcher. None of these have worked so far. I was using windows 7 ...
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Is there a performance difference between running .NET applications via Mono and running them via the .NET framework on WINE?

I've been using WINE coupled with .NET for ages to run .NET applications, but I recently found out about Mono, a cross-platform, open source version of the .NET framework. I was wondering: since ...
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Package dependency problems with wine

I am running Ubuntu and trying to install Wine. When I run sudo apt-get install wine, it gives the following error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine : Depends: wine1.4 but it is ...
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Running Garmin ANT Agent

Im looking for the best way to install and run Garmin ANT Agent. Ive looked around but there isnt many option. I am running Xubuntu 12.10 and have a Forerunner 910 XT watch. Ive tried using Wine to ...
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Sky/Fog/Lighting problems during gameplay GTA San Andreas on Ubuntu Quantal and Intel Mobile 4 Series

during the gameplay, while outside, I get problems in the rendering of what I guess would be lighting and/or weather effects. Even with Effects level to "low". The scenery is rendered properly, no ...
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How to backup virtual drives with PlayOnLinux?

PlayOnLinux installs the applications in separate virtual drives. Each virtual drive represents a different windows machine. I have configured PlayOnLinux on my laptop and installed several programs ...
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German Truck Simulator on Ubuntu?

I want to know if is there any way to play German Truck Simulator in Ubuntu 12.04? With Wine, it doesn't works. (The installation worked fine, but when I launch GTS, it says me this: German Truck ...
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Wine has dependency issues [duplicate]

Okay, I like to use Aptitude for most of my program installation, due to its exceptional handling of dependencies (it's very diligent about removing unused libraries.) Unfortunately, it appears not ...
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How do I print to PDF from wine?

I am running MS Office under wine and would like to print PDF documents. Installing the official extension via wine does nothing.
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How can I install fonts in Wine?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I just installed Wine. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install wine1.5 sudo apt-get install winetricks The installation ...
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Facebook font problem

I installed Wine HQ for Ubuntu. And then Ubuntu installed some Windows fonts like arial and e.t.c. After restarting computer I saw that Facebook font changed. How can I resolve it?
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How does one install PlayOnLinux?

How do I install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu?
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How to run windows-only forex application MetaTrader in Ubuntu?

After checking some forex sites like AGEA - Trading and Investing site, they are giving good business but only run on windows. What I want to know is if there are any kind of forex business ...
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How can I export a previous installation under Wine to the PlayOnLinux folder?

I have some programs and games installed with Wine and I wonder if it's possible manage this applications with PlayOnLinux. There was a plugin called "Wine Import" to do this, but seems to be ...
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How to resolve an error in WINE relating to .NET 2.0? [closed]

I'm trying to install both Neuroprogrammer 2 and 3 in WINE. At first I got the error: Please set registry key HKLM\software\microsoft.NETFramework\installroot to point to the .Net Framework install ...
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Graphics in wine are behind by one update

As the title says, graphics objects (in particular 3D graphics, but not exclusively) are displaying one update behind. I first noticed the problem when using google sketchup together with sketchy ...