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 Windows Media Player 10 in a 64-bit architecture?

I am trying to install WMP10 through winetricks. I enter the command winetricks wmp10 and get this output: ~$ winetricks wmp10 You are using a 64-bit WINEPREFIX. If you encounter problems, please ...
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Baldur's Gate 1 (GOG version) launches on one Ubuntu 14.04 machine but not the other (possibly wine related?)

I run Ubuntu 14.04 on my main laptop (64bit version alongside Win7) and on my old laptop (32bit version replacing WinXP). I intalled Baldur's Gate 1 on both (downloaded off of the same GOG account) ...
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Multiple monitors configuration problems

I've decided to finally change my last computer to Linux and it is the only system I have with multiple monitors so I have not had these problems before. I have one monitor and a TV connected to the ...
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Wine cannot find C:\ drive in a fresh ~/.wine prefix

I have a weird problem when using Wine: it can't detect the C:\ drive! Everything is OK for other users, and no problems occur if a prefix is created manually on a different drive. I cannot do cd C:\ ...
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Unable to install silverlight in Ubuntu 16.04 after using tutorial from multiple sites

I have followed these procedures: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:pipelight/stable sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio sudo update sudo apt install wine-staging sudo apt install --install-...
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Need for Speed Shift 1-2

Is there any way to install either Shift 1 or Shift 2 on Ubuntu?
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Sketchup was unable to initialize OpenGL

I have installed Sketchup on my computer with with WineTricks, however this time I get the following error message when I start sketchup (after the intro window): I googled the error and found out ...
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How to use PlayOnLinux with Wine 1.7?

I have installed PlayOnLinux which obviously also installs Wine, however it installs Wine 1.6, and I want Wine 1.7, so if I were to add the Wine PPA and install Wine 1.7 over 1.6 could this cause any ...
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SolidWorks on Ubuntu 13.04?

I am a Bioengineering student who works with SolidWorks and I would like to be able to run it on Ubuntu 13.04. Short of having to install Windows, what methods are available and which works best? If ...
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winetricks sha1sum mismatch rename and try again

I just started using Ubuntu, and I'm trying to get Wine up and running. By using Winetricks I'm trying to install some software and I keep getting this error message: it says sha1sum mismatch! Rename ...
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Install Quickbooks Premier 2010

I have been trying to get Quickbooks Premier 2010 to run in Wine. I can't do it. I am hoping that there may be someone who has been successful in installing various apps using Wine. I am currently ...
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How to install real Net framework 2 or 4 on ubuntu [closed]

I have problem with Wine on Ubuntu. When I want to install Windows software onto ubuntu it ends with errors. For example: I need Install Mouse without borders keyboard but this gives an error about ...
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Photoshop on Ubuntu or DualBoot with Windows for it?

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. I must use Photoshop because of my job. I tried to use virtualbox but it's slower and there are some problems about shortkeys. I am thinking to use PlayOnLinux for photoshop ...
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How to uninstall a program installed through Wine

I installed Picasa 3.9 with Wine, but I did not like it, and now I want to delete it. I tried uninstalling Picasa with the option from Picasa help menu but it didn't work. How do I fully ...
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How to add ip to firewall wineHQ

I used Wine HQ 1.9.12 and I have problem with settings from firewall. I want ask about firewall because I must add ip allowed. This is my allowed connection. How can I add new ip ?
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“SCT Device Updater” in Wine crashes whenever I use some of its functions or try and reinstall, repair, or remove software

I have a car tuner updater software called SCT Device Updater, that I am trying to run in Wine. When I try and use it's function to upload custom tunes to the car tuner, it crashes. It also crashes ...
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font problem in photoshop used via playonlinux [duplicate]

I had installed Photoshop under Playonlinux , but i got a problem with fonts in the dialog; for example when i want to create a new PSD document as shown: I had searched in google for a solution , ...
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how to uninstall everpad? [duplicate]

As mentioned in title. I realized using wine to install evernote is better than using everpad itself. After all there are some options that everpad doesn't have. I installed everpad through terminal ...
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Run more than one application in the same time

I want to start my master server first: cd /home/MasterServer wine ForgeMasterServer.exe Then I want to host my server: cd /home/Forge ./forge.x86_64 Both of them should run after ssh client ...
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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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Can't download vcrun2008 winhttp wininet with winetricks

I'm trying to play ROBLOX on Ubuntu, but for some reason this error message keeps on appearing: HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 404 Not Found 2013-11-16 14:31:45 ERROR 404: Not Found. ...
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PokerStars doesn't work

I have downloaded latest wine and I wanted to install PokerStars through it. I could install it and run it but everytime I click on Casino at the top, nothing happens... Could you help me please?
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Unknown error: '<class 'KeyError'>' (“The cache has no package named wine-staging-i386”)

There is an error sign on my Ubuntu panel which states the error given in the title. I used sudo apt-get update but it gave me no errors. However the error sign persists. How do I fix this?
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16.04: problem installing adobe reader

I have tried to install adobe reader 9.5.5 version directly and three other versions through wine and two through playonlinux. All of them have failed. How do I install it.
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Unable to run games via Wine

Game does not work on Ubuntu via Wine, but when I try to run games via Wine on other linux distributions (e.g. OpenSUSE), it works. I don't get any errors when I run the game, but it does not open.
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How can I install JAVA in Ubuntu for wine [duplicate]

I am trying to run a Windows program in wine on Ubuntu and I need to install Java in wine. I do not know how to install Java in wine, can someone please give me directions? Thanks
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apt-get install stuck at “Unpacking wine…”

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and using an ordinary apt-get install playonlinux command to have it installed. However, it is always getting stuck at (i.e. doesn't do anything further): Preparing to ...
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Error on Ivona voices and sapi5

I am new on xubuntu 16.04, and using this program wine 1.9.11. I have an error, when I install the Ivona voices, later when i open text aloud, ivona said that the period of trial is expired, then ...
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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 Wine run windows 7 apps?

I'm playing Euro trucks and it needs windows 7. However, Wine hasn't windows 7 version and the game has many bugs. I can't play that game very well. how can I do it?
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Unhandled exception in wine

During setup FLstudio 12.2, windows application with wine1.6, I always got message about unhandled exception. This annoys me, how I can setup correctly? Here is error message. Unhandled exception: ...
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How to run Windows Skype on Ubuntu using Wine?

I'm trying to use Skype on Ubuntu. I tried installing it in Wine. Installing it went fine, but when I try to login, it gives me error code 1814; resource name not found. What can I do to fix this?
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Launch Diablo 2 Lord of Destruction with Wine from CD

I installed Diablo II Lord of Destruction with Wine on my Ubuntu 13.10. I mounted .iso file. I opened "Drives" settings in "Configure wine" and changed mounted disc to drive D:. (In my case /media/...
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Photoshop Freezes and Crashes on Startup

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and Wine 1.7.51. I installed Adobe Photoshop CS and whenever I try to run Photoshop it gets to "initializing tools" and then freezes and I have to do the xkill command to close. ...
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Ubuntu firewall is blocking metatrader from install

I want to install metatrader through wine but they say that there's a firewall so they keep asking for proxy server option. How i allow it to install?
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A game with wine on full screen is giving me trouble

As you can see game is unplayable with wine on Ubuntu 16.04. I don't know how to explain my problem. When I play it on windowed screen there is no problem. I've had the same issue with outlast as well....
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Missing Applications in Ubuntu software center

I'm new so go easy as I know it may be a simple answer to most, however I came from Linux Mint and I know that the software center's are very similar. I feel that mint is easier to use, however I ...
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Lego Mindstorms EV3 software cannot find brick via WiFi

My Lego Mindstorms EV3 software cannot find the EV3 brick via WiFi. The strange thing is, it works in a fresh install of (X)Ubuntu in Virtualbox on this computer, same version. Things I have tried: ...
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How can I run an app (.exe) written in C# on Ubuntu

There is an app I need to run on my Ubuntu OS https://github.com/Jessecar96/SteamDesktopAuthenticator Is there any way to run it on Ubuntu? I tried using mono and wine, but I couldn't find the right ...
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How do I set Notepad++ as an editor on Ubuntu?

I use notepad++ from Wine. I want to set Notepad++ as one of the default editors. I tried to set it by right-clicking on a file, then Open With. But I did not see Notepad++ in the resulting list (...
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Unable to install wine 1.4 in Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to install wine in Ubuntu 12.04. Before given the sudo apt-get install wine, Ubuntu updated successfully. After that I am getting below error. I think proxy error can any one of you ...
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Internet explorer in ubuntu (error while cabextracting some files)

I'm new to ubuntu. I want internet explorer to run on my ubuntu machine12.04. I used the following commands: sudo apt-get install wine cabextract wget http://www.tatanka.com.br/ies4linux/downloads/...
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MikuMikuDance on Ubuntu 14.04?

Previously I have asked a similar question, when I was temporarily trapped with 12.10. It had worked fine then, but now that I have managed to upgrade, I am finding some issues... Mainly, the GUI. A ...
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Play on Linux not working with python error

I tried to google for an hour but did not find a fix. Suggestions? I tried with the regular play on linux version and the devel verison, but have the same error. I tried all suggestions on installing ...
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Wine keeps asking for password then program freezes

I am trying to open a two way radio software program which works fine on Windows but I want it to work on this laptop using Ubuntu 14.04. Each time I click on the the exec of the program, Wine prompts ...
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How do I create a desktop file out of a terminal command?

I want to create a .desktop file to run "world of warcraft" over wine. I can run the following command wine /home/maciej/434_mini -opengl to run it. How do I do this?
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How to run patching program as sudo with Wine?

I've recently installed Wine on my Ubuntu 14.04. When I'm trying to patch a game I get the following error: Please run the patching program again with full administrative rights! So I tried to run ...
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Can I copy & paste Wine and Virtualbox into Ubuntu while in Windows?

Can I download "Wine" and "Virtualbox" into my Windows 10 laptop then copy and paste those applications into Ubuntu that I have already downloaded and still in my Windows 10 laptop, and with the ...
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Flash Projector wont open .swf's only black screen

I'm very new to Ubuntu and I want to be able to run .swf's file's (A game called Realm of the mad god) I use Wine to open the flash projector and then run the .swf. I get a black screen with audio. ...