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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Have installed adobe digital editions but cannot run it under wine

I a running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, wine 1.6 and have installed Adobe digital editions 4.0. I originally downloaded a small .exe file and it seems to have installed (with wine windows program loader) but ...
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How to create a specific wine version and a new prefix [duplicate]

I want to create a second wine prefix 32-bit and I want a specific wine version for example 1.4 I have wine installed with the official ppa So can I create second wine prefix with specific wine ...
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Release mouse from Warcraft 3 windowed mode on Wine

I'm playing Warcraft 3 - The Frozen Throne on Wine with windowed mode (Virtual desktop), the problem is that the mouse is grabbed on the window and I can't move it to the desktop or to other windows. ...
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Can't connect to the Microsoft Outlook on Ubuntu

I've installed Microsoft Office 2010 on my Ubuntu, and when I tried to launch the Outlook, system says that Outlook can't connect because of internet problems. but Internet works great. What is ...
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Trying to switch to 32-bit Wineprefix from 64-bit Wine 1.6.2 (Trusty 14.04)

I'm having a little trouble with Wine 1.6.1. I recently downloaded some 32-bit games that I'd wanted to try (BeamNG Drive and Bugbear's Next Car Game demo) and I had run into some trouble trying to ...
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How do I install tuxLoL on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I installed League of Legends on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. It installed, but when I click the launcher, I get an immediate bug splat. I'm following instructions how to fix this problem but this one came up ...
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I can´t install Microsoft Office 2010

I re installed Ubuntu many times and I still can't get it working. I get this: Error in POL_Wine Wine seems to have crashed If your program is running, just ignore this message And then I press ...
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Does Evernote update when installed under Wine?

I am considering to install Ubuntu on my PC. Evernote is an essential, irreplaceable app for me, & I only use the desktop client because all my notes are local. I learned that Evernote for Windows ...
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To install Wine, remove graphics driver - wut?

I have been troubleshooting display problems (my computer was using default Ubuntu drivers and I finally managed to get the proprietary fglrx-update to work instead. I noticed that one of the apt-get ...
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AION and wine: MSVCP80.dll [duplicate]

I have a problem running AION through wine. Here screen: http://postimg.org/image/4pqo5xgad/ How to solve this problem?
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How to make Kovacic's Mod Pack work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I wanna install some Minecraft (preferably 1.8 or later) mods,but when I tried to install just one mod with Forge,it crashed!So I searched for the easiest and safest way to install MC mods and I found ...
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opengl BadAlloc error 153 after installing Steam (12.04)

Everything was fine before installing dclock and steam - I know! Only one at a time next time and every time. During Steam install my graphics display was already off with gui elements displaying ...
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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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E: Unable to correct problems…when install wine

sorry every one... I have a trouble for wine... I reinstall Ubuntu for my computer... when I install wine sudo apt-get install wine then Terminal show. Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Uplay is stuck while trying to update

I installed Assassin's Creed II using Playonlinux via Wine. The install process completed, and I thought everything was OK, but it wasn't. If I try to start the game, Uplay starts and tries to update ...
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Install wine Steam games not on main folder

I'd like to have a full guide as to how to make this possible. right now I'm not being allowed by wine to select any folder nor to create any folder. ...
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How can I make this program work with wine

I really really really really really need this program(elipse mobile server) but as many as other programs it doesn't work on linux and so I tried wine but it doesn't work either. Can one of you guys ...
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Problem installing Adobe Indesign using Wine

I'm trying to use Adobe InDesign CS4 with Wine. This version of ID is rated Gold on WineHQ. I've installed some libraries required according to this website. Still I get many errors: ...
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Wine, no sound at X :1

sound for Wine-1.7.34 works at :0 open a new X session at :1 lets make audio possible at :1 with: usermod -a -G audio $USER #requires re-login pax11publish -D :1 -e DISPLAY=:1 ck-launch-session ...
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Fake wired connection as connected without lan cable

I am using Pro engineer wildfire 4.0 using wine loader. license server is based on mac address of Ethernet card. the software loads when connected to internet but fails to retrieve mac address without ...
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WINE discard alsamixer settings, uses screen as speakers

As I run programs in wine-1.6.2 my screen speakers will be used as default. The default, as changed via alsamixer, is to disable the screen speakers and allow all other sound to flow freely (auto ...
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Logitech G502 Gaming mouse software and settings

Well, after a time to get Optimus working its time for the mouse. I have a Logitech G502 gaming mouse (USB) and it doesn't work as I want. I can't find the right settings in-game (CS Source) and its ...
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How can an application be allocated to multiple core CPU's?

In Ubuntu 14.10 64-bit, running femm42 finite element analysis software via wine. The solver reports "out of memory" when it attempts to create/load the "mesh", which is done through embedded Triangle ...
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Enable Mic in Wine ? (Alsa/Pulseaudio)

I'm not able to make a mic work with wine-1.7.30 (the mic is the integrated mic in my pc and works fine with other applications ) I found some suggestions but they don't seem to work. Anyone manage ...
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Wine/Orbiter Performance Issues on Kubuntu

I downloaded the Orbiter spaceflight simulator (build 100830) from the official website. When running Orbiter, I get ~1 FPS, and it maxes out one of my CPU's cores (I have an i5). I run Orbiter by ...
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Xbox 360 Controller through PlayOnLinux

I am running Skyrim through PlayOnLinux and I want to get my Xbox 360 controller to work on the game. I am using Wine 1.7.11, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and whatever version of PlayOnLinux is available through ...
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ClamAV detects certain files on the PlayOnLinux directory as malware, should I be concerned?

ClamAv found 50 viruses on my computer, mostly associated with PlayOnLinux. Is this normal? Is it a significant risk? Should I be concerned? How do I learn more about these viruses so I can judge ...
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Cannot launch World of Warcraft game with Wine 1.6 on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32 bit and I've installed Wine 1.6. I tried running a game World of Warcraft Launcher and it worked. However, a few hours later, I tried doing the same and it didn't ...
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Hearthstone on PlayOnLinux: I can ALT+TAB out of the game, but I can't ALT+TAB back in

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 I installed Hearthstone via PlayOnLinux and it works excellently. The only problem is that I can Alt+Tab out of Hearthstone to go to another application, but I can't Alt+Tab ...
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How do I install “Slender” through Wine or PlayOnLinux?

I'm currently trying to install wine 1.5.9raw 3 in order to play 'Slender' through PlayOnLinux, but as I try to run it, my laptop says it cannot find that particular wine version. Can I download it ...
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Unable to install Wine on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04: When I try to install wine, it wants to remove lots of packages. (The list is far too long. Not just one or two packages.) What do you recommend? $ sudo ...
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which packages are required to install wine in offline mode

I want to install wine1.4 on approximately 20 PCs, but don't know how many packages are required for that. I've checked dependencies with apt-cache showpkg wine1.4 but for some packages it gives an ...
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Low FPS on League Of Legends ubuntu 14.04

I have been having real bad FPS on league of legends right after I downloaded league on Ubuntu, I only get 40-55 FPS on very high settings I have league of legends through play on Linux, my specs ...
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Installing Sims 2 Ultimate Collection without using a CD/DVD [closed]

I have Origin installed through PlayOnLinux I managed to get it working, after it was stable I decided to install my Sims 2 ultimate collection that I got for free using the I-LOVE-THE-SIMS Code, back ...
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Has anyone successfully installed Syspro on Ubuntu?

I know that Syspro ERP software only officially supports windows, but has anyone successfully installed the client on Ubuntu? Perhaps using Wine?
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How to install and configure Wine?

I am looking for a step by step instruction to guide me in the ways of installing, configuring and debugging many of the issues new users have when dealing with Wine in Ubuntu. What is the ...
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Open file using custom command: how to specify the file in cmd line?

I want to open PDF using PDF-XChange Viewer through WINE. How should I specify the pdf file name in the "custom command" line so that I can open a PDF file using PDF-XChange Viewer by double clicking ...
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Adobe on Ubuntu 14.10

I want to install Adobe Master Collection CS6 on Ubuntu. I've installed Wine. ( the newest version. What I have allready done: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo ...
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Tally Error When Exporting in Excel [closed]

Tally Error "Unable to initialize excel application ". Getting this error when trying to export the voucher from tally in Microsoft Excel Application
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League of Legends on Ubuntu?

I'm having a huge problem trying to get League of Legends to run on Ubuntu. I'm very new to Ubuntu so please bear with me here. I installed PlayOnLinux, installed League of Legends, and followed ...
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Wine get error and does not load app

Error is :fixme:mountmgr:harddisk_ioctl Unsupported ioctl 4d004 (device=4 access=3 func=401 method=0) Application is "PasswordsPro"
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Outlook 2010 via wine is installed, but can't add an account / Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed MS Office 2010 using wine on Ubuntu 14.04. When I open Outlook and try to add new account, I see following: http://www.imagebam.com/image/e0d8c2344431849 I press "Add account" and ...
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Tally ERP 9 is very slow on Ubuntu

We have installed Tally ERP 9 software on Ubuntu 12.04 using Wine and it is widely used in India for accounting activities but the software is responding very slowly. If someone can suggest any ...
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Wine 1.6 USB Mouse Detection

I have a Perixx MX3000 mouse with 5 fully customizable profiles with different speeds, colors, and button binding. The problem is, its software is not made for Linux based operating systems, so I ...
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Install Adobe Acrobat XI with wine

Adobe Acrobat XI has a silver rating on WineHQ, meaning it should work, right? I right click acrobat.exe, and the installation wizard pops up and installs successfully with no errors. However, I tick ...
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Followed some instructions to get wine working with nvidia, now sleep mode broken

I followed the instructions here to get wine to work on my laptop with 14.04, but now when I lift the lid I get page after page of errors and no desktop. How do I undo the fix in that thread? This ...
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How to get rid of annoying Photoshop hover info message? It cannot be discarded and appears on all screens

I have Photoshop CS 6 on Ubuntu 14.04. When I hover over some tool or button in Photoshop, a description message will appear (showing what this tool is, and so on). However, it somehow freezes and ...
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Emulate Windows pathes on Ubuntu

I started to work with new project on new job. There is a few Windows things that hardcoded in to the projects. For example somewhere in the code I see Windows pathes like : "C://Common//resources". ...
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Why does wine leave so much leftover data? [duplicate]

When I apt-get install wine it was like a few hundred megabyte download, but when I purge it it was 21kb... Then I deleted the .wine folder thinking it was the cause. I ran apt-get install wine ...
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Run Star Wars BF2 Server on Wine

I have a Ubuntu cloud server (14.04) 3.13.0-43-generic x86_64 and I am trying to run the Star Wars Battlefront 2 Server on it. However I get the following error: wine DSManager.exe ...