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 do I install python in wine? I keep getting an error

Please help! I've been searching google, forums, and have yet to find a solution. Here is the output from my terminal: 2013-02-25 12:57:05 (1.01 MB/s) - `pywin32-214.win32-py2.6.exe' saved ...
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Counter Strike 1.6 on ubuntu 12.04

I wish to install Counter-Strike 1.6 on ubuntu 12.04 under wine but I don't know where to get the source (I've exe setup file) and how to run it under wine. I will connect to international servers ...
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Patch, compile and run Wine without installing

I'm not familiar with compiling software from source. I would like to test a patched version of Wine following this procedure. I already have Wine installed and do not wish to modify it. I just want ...
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How to install WINE on Wubi?

I would like to install WINE on my Wubi. I am not good with Linux as I am a new user of ubuntu I thought my first install will be Wubi until I am comfortable with it. Now I want to use a Windows ...
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Is there any way that I can make shortcuts from my Windows Programs in Ubuntu?

I have Windows 7 and Ubuntu as Dual Boot, is there any way that I can make a shortcut from one of my existing Windows programs, in my "App Draw" so that I may open it in Wine? I'm using Gnome-shell. ...
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Why does Ubuntu fail to run .exe files? / How do I run .exe? [duplicate]

So, I just built my PC today, and am only using Ubuntu until I get Windows installed (sorry, guys!) But when I go to click on any .exe file, nothing happens. It just sits there. No error message, ...
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Can Wine share the install directory with Windows?

I want to use Starcraft 2 with Wine, however it requires 18GB. My home directory won't let me copy it to the Linux side because it says I'm out of space when there's over 60GB free. I realize I'm ...
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Can't confirm wine installation on ubuntu12.04

It might be a stupid question, but, is there any way to install Wine on Ubuntu 12.04 without having to accept the EULA? I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed in an virtual machine in VMwar Workstation 9. I ...
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Using shortkeys to search the internet for a term selected in a text editor/viewer running under Wine?

There is a very elegant solution to use shortkeys to search the internet (or translate on Google Translation etc) a text selected in a text editor/viewer, but that solution does not seem to work in ...
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How to hide top menubar bar. Needed for the wine

Ubuntu unity use top bar like MAC. Nice. But, how to get the top bar hide? Im using Wine or Playonlinux program. And im using virtual desktop in my screen. Big problem is a virtual desktop not fit ...
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The windows installation tool ( WINE )

If I use the tool on the hard drive where windows is installed will it damage the windows OS or will it create a new partition ?
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How to fix incorrect arrow issues in MetaTrader 4 running through Wine?

After installing Wine and updating to v1.5.24, I installed MetaTrader 4 trading program. But after that I found that the all the arrows in MetaTrader are drawn in an incorrect way. Following ...
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How to run Windows Steam games from Linux Steam (with WINE)?

I am currently using 2 versions of steam, the Linux one for games compatible with Linux, and the windows version in wine for games which are not compatible. I was wondering if it is possible to get ...
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failure, error when running office 2007 under wine

i am trying to run office 2007 using wine , everything installed fine but when i try to open any file using word,excel i get DDE failure , or an exception please refer to attached screen shot
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I am unable to install Wine due to issues with multiarch support. What can I do to resolve this issue?

I cant install wine. Cant do anything with this. sudo aptitude install wine1.5 The following NEW packages will be installed: libasn1-8-heimdal:i386{a} libasound2:i386{a} libasyncns0:i386{a} ...
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I switched to 12.10 and my wine - adobe digital editions stuff stopped working

I switched to 12.10 and my wine - adobe digital editions stuff stopped working. I un-installed wine and reinstalled wine1.5. Now what to do about adobe digital editions? I have deleted and ...
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Notify OSD through wine

Is there a way of making wine use the default ubuntu 10.10 notification b Bubble (which I think it is called notify OSD) instead of the classic bubble that wine uses. -Thanks
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WinTabber not running with wine on 12.10

I tried to run this with the program from properties and below is what I get from the terminal. I looked around for a fix for it but I don't really know what to look for. I also tried installing ...
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How to configure Wine for Half-Life? [duplicate]

Hi, I've been trying to run Half-Life 1 on Ubuntu 12.10 with Wine. The game starts to the menu OK, but when the actual game starts nothing happens. I can't move, only my mouse works, and the game is ...
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How do I override a dll (without using the winecfg gui) in WINE?

I broke something in my winecfg. Thus, It won't run any Windows apps in wine anymore. (I cannot afford to mv .wine and reinstall). How do I override a dll using the command line. I disabled ...
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Huawei broadband modem internet connection using wine

I have installed the Huawei mobile broadband software using wine but when I connect the huawei usb modem, the wine application cannot see it. What do I need to do to configure it in wine?
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X server failed to start after using nvidia-xconfig and unable to use my 2nd GPU anyhow

I installed bumbulbee drivers by running the following commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bumblebee/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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wine problem with install [duplicate]

When I press install, I get this message Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. Furthermore ...
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Steam not detecting the right AMD Radeon drivers on Wine

I have recently installed ubuntu on my system, which has a Amd radeon hd 7850. The fglrx drivers installed just fine, and the system detects the right card (Pitcairn 7850) after playing with amnesia ...
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Installation issue with safari

I was trying to download and install safari on my desktop (Ubuntu 12.04). For that I used the below: How to Install Safari on Ubuntu. Now after running the command as per above link : sudo apt-get ...
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Installation Problem MS Office 2013 using Wine

I try to install MS office 2013 in Ubuntu 12.10 using Wine. But It says: error: newer windows version needed. How Can I fix this error.
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Photoshop path not working properly under Wine [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to disable window move with alt + left mouse button? Great Community. I have a BIG question. I've installed Adobe Photoshop CS. I know that this version is old :(. ...
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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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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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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 ...