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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Problems to open QDAMiner Lite with PlayonLinux

I need urgent help! I use QDA Miner Lite for qualitative analysis, I have always opened it with PlayonLinux, but it had stopped to work last week. I don't know why or how to fix it. Thanks a lot! ...
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Wine stopped working. How do I re-install w/o losing data

Wine has mysteriously stopped working. I have decided to simple entirely remove and re-install wine, but before I do this I want to make sure that I will not loose any of the multitudes of files and ...
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How do I do a NotifyAddrChange

I am running 14.04 Ubuntu, my problem is with Netflix Desktop which will not recognize Pipelight-Silverlight5.1 , I have installed two versions of FireFox one in ubuntu one in Wine both read the ...
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Unable to Save Excel (xlsx) file

I am unable to save Excel file. it is showing below error message. "Errors were detecting while saving 'C:\users\waseem\my documents\waseem saifi.xlsx'. Microsoft Office Excel may be able to save the ...
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_.exe install package via wine

In Ubuntu, opening an _.exe file with Wine Windows Program Loader I get the error message, "setup ended prematurely because of an error. Your system has not been modified." What modification is ...
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Where can I get fresh new Wine DLLs?

I was acting careless today and I accidentally deleted one of the .dlls in my Ubuntu Wine installation, ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/system32/ole32.dll to be exact, and need a new fresh copy of only this ...
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Can't run photoshop CS2 on Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64

I have installed Photoshop CS2 (the free version) on Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64. Photoshop gets started and at the loading splash screen it just freezes at "Initializing tools" and after 30 seconds or so, it ...
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Wine: Install Windows Program for Multiple Users

I'm trying to install programs through wine so that it's available to all users. Reasons are obvious: save space and I don't like the idea of doing separate multiple installations of a program for ...
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When I attepmt to play outlast in PlayOnLinux my entire machine freezes

I can RUN the game but cant PLAY because when I click on the running game the mouse and keyboard stop working (and can't see the game running, only listen it). I have to force my computer to shut ...
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Cannot see the wine ui

I have the wine installed in my xubuntu machine, but when i try to open something like wine configuration i cannot see the ui for the wine. when i do a 'ps -ef | grep wine' i get: 21082 ...
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Buggy desktop interface all of a sudden

I have suddenly noticed strange stuff happening on my desktop. It was perfectly fine until one fine boot, where the workspaces and dash home icons are blacked out and the switching between different ...
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Running TweetEye program in Wine

I have downloaded a windows version (not the newest) of TweetEye to be run in Wine. It is dependent on Java. I have therefore downloaded Java. Whereas the newest version of TweetEye has no problems, ...
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Notepad++ - cannot launch Firefox

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and Notepad++ 6.6.4 (through WINE) Under the 'Run' tab, I clicked on "Launch in Firefox" , but nothing happened I uninstalled Notepad++ and WINE, then shutdown. I ...
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What do I do for dependencies installing wine1.7 on 14.04

user@chrubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install wine1.7 [sudo] password for user: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wine program files association

this question has been asked in a general way before, but this is my first week with Ubuntu and I can't understand all the instructions here: How to associate a file with a program installed in wine ...
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visual boy advanced 1.7.2-6 on ubuntu 14.04

hello I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with gnome flash back and with no luck I installed visual boy advanced 1.7.2-6 cause it has the cheats option but after installing it manually I just don’t have an icon ...
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How to make Picasa image viewer my default image viewer?

I installed Picasa in my Ubuntu 14.04 using Wine some days ago. I want to make Picasa image viewer as my default image viewer. So I tried this in the Default applications, but I can't find an entry ...
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Picasa installed using Wine is unable to access some NTFS partitions?

Recently I installed Picasa in my Ubuntu 14.04 using Wine. After performing a Wine configuration I was able to access all the images in the NTFS partitions on my hard disk. I performed Wine ...
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How can an application installed via wine be enabled to access NTFS partitions automatically and quickly?

I am quite new to Ubuntu. I have found the solution that comes closest to my above-mentioned problem in the admirable answers to the question "Why can an application installed using Wine not access ...
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How to enable an application to run at Ubuntu start up which is installed using Wine?

I installed some applications using Wine in my Ubuntu 14.04. I need some of that applications to run at system start up. One such application is NetWorx(an application to measure bandwidth usage). How ...
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Application installed using Wine cannot be uninstalled

Recently I installed Advanced System Care 7.2 in my Ubuntu 14.04 using Wine. I installed it to know how to use Wine, since it was the first time I was using it. After the installation I tried to ...
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How do I run Capella Reader on Ubuntu 12.04?

I just installed capella Reader on my Ubuntu 12.04 installation, under Wine, and started it. This throws a series of dialogs with error messages: e.g. It displays scores, but omitting the notes. ...
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Why can an application installed using Wine not access NTFS partitions?

Ubuntu was installed alongside Windows 7 on my system. After some days, I deleted and formatted the Windows partition and didn't format the other NTFS partitions. Before that, I installed Wine on my ...
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Change date format for wine (Windows software)

When I run a windows software with wine1.6 on Ubuntu 14.04, it asks to change date format to dd/mm/yyyy. Now what to do? How can I change format for this? This question is not about changing ...
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how can a windows application installed via wine be enabled to access partitions other than /home?

I am fairly new to Ubuntu, having only recently switched from Windows. As I had a very large number of files stored in several partitions, which I naturally wanted to retain, I deleted only the ...
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Multiple keypresses not working properly in games

I have an issue with my keyboard on Ubuntu 13.10 but this has been going on since 9.10. I tried to test on a Wine game (Mass Effect 3) and on a native Linux game (Left for Dead 2 on Steam) both with ...
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.wine-pipelight folder not present

Following the instructions on the pipelight installation page, I installed pipelight on Ubuntu 14.04. However, upon opening firefox the .wine-pipelight folder isn't present in my home folder, and I ...
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How to install PhpStorm in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I have a JetBrains PhpStorm 7.1 and I want to install it in Ubuntu 14.04 so I installed wine for windows compatibility and I run PhpStorm-7.1.exe then it is successfully installed(i guess). So when I ...
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How in the living hell can I install Wine on Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

Ever since upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04, my genealogy programs stopped working; looked around, & other Windows emulator progs stopped working, as well. This is what I get when updating, then ...
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wrongly removed wine

I removed wine from my computer using this command "sudo apt-get purge wine*" and most of my program files were removed too, is there a way I can repair this without necessarily re-installing ubuntu.
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Running League of Legends on Samsung Chromebook with Ubuntu 12.04.4 ARM

I purchased this Samsung chromebook and installed xfce along with ubuntu 12.04.4. I am completely new to everything linux, and I realize that using "playonlinux" league of legends is able to be played ...
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How to install 32-bit Windows apps on 64-bit Ubuntu (ver : 14.04)? [duplicate]

I am getting errors while running 32-bit windows applications via Wine 1.7 on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. Please help.
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Wine 1.6.2 sound not working

I'm using an Ubuntu 14.04 and a Wine 1.6.2. I successfully installed and ran GTA III from it and it works, except that there is no audio. I changed the setting from "speaker" to "headphone"(what I ...
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How can I associate a html/php file with dreamweaver in wine - any example code for this specific case? [duplicate]

I have dreamweaver installed and running successfully but how should it be associated with a php / html file for directly opening in the dreamweaver. Can anybody explain with specific example for my ...
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Wine installation wants to remove nvidia-libopencl1-337

I am running Kubuntu 14.04 LTS and am using Nvidia 337.19 driver. When I try to install Wine 1.6 or 1.7 version (those are the only two I tried) Konsole returns: The following packages will be ...
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Nvidia problem when installing wine

I have a system that has optimus Nvidia card, so when i try to install wine it says. The following packages will be REMOVED: nvidia-libopencl1-331-updates I have tried wine1.6 & wine1.7 same ...
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can not install any program through wine

i am currently using ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit version in my pc and i have installed wine software to run some .exe format files of windows in linux but it doesnt happen whenever i right click on the ...
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WineHQ/ application cannot locate it's DLL

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 w/ wine1.6. also tried with wine1.7 I am trying to run SimCity 2013 which I know works perfectly fine with any Windows machine. When I run the exe it returns: "Error ...
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I can't download Java or WINE due to similiar error

I've been trying to download Java Oracle 8 and WINE and I keep getting the same problem. W: Failed to fetch http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/dists/stable/Release Unable to find expected ...
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error while installing softwares via wine

i tried to install subway surfers [exe file] through wine but it shows an error indicating access denied how to get it fixed
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14.04, LD_LIBRARY_PATH fails after setcap cap_sys_ptrace=eip?

ex. wine notepad will run, unless I do this: sudo setcap cap_sys_ptrace=eip "`which wineserver`" sudo setcap cap_sys_ptrace=eip "`which wine-preloader`" after that I get this error: ...
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Run Blustacks or Android to play clash of clans on ubuntu 13.4+

I am trying to get rid of the need to dual boot Ubuntu and windows and one thing I can do with windows I can not do with Linux is to run Bluestacks to play android games my favourite one ow is clash ...
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“game must be in the same directory” error using wine

I installed wine 1.6 on my ubuntu 12.04 LTS and downloadeded project IGI 1. However, by right clicking and opening it with wine windows program loader, I get an error saying game must be in the same ...
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Getting HDTracks music download application working under wine in Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

Good people: Does anyone here buy music from HDTracks, using Ubuntu 14.04 64bit? In 13.10 32 bit I used to be able to buy music using their Windows application under Wine, but now when I try, I ...
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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 (automute: ...
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Wine Issues with Installing

I can't install Wine 1.6 on my 14.04 Ubuntu install. I get the following error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) but it is not ...
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Wine games not working in ubuntu 13.10?

Since i saw good reviews on ubuntu 13.10 over 13.04 on wine games (especially on mafia 2) i installed 13.10. The wine version is 1.4.1. Still no game is working. Everything shows .exe encountered a ...
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How do I get around OS checks in wine?

I got a Lytro from woot this week, but didn't research the Linux support. I have PlayOnLinux installed and was hoping to run the windows software from there. The snag I ran into was that they have an ...
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Wine Installation problem after apt-get update

Since a sudo apt-get update, wine is no longer recognized by Ubuntu (as if I removed the package). I decided to clean it completely and tried to install Wine again without success. OS : Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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Wine installation

I am having troubles installing Wine on my brand new install of Ubuntu. I get the following error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine : Depends: wine1.6 but it is not going to be ...