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 the sims 3 in playonlinux on Ubuntu 64bit? [duplicate]

I've been trying to install the game the sims 3 for days now using guides I found via google but I can't manage to make it work. My system details: Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-3317U CPU @ 1.70GHz ...
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League of Legends Login Issues

Ok so I installed League of Legends through PlayOnLinux. The launcher opens and I'm able to get to the login page. However it stops there. Whenever I try to login it keeps saying that I have in ...
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uninstallation of an application doesn't remove files in ~

I uninstall wine 1.6.1 from software center, because I will install a higher version of wine by compiling from source. But the uninstallation doesn't remove those files in ~. ~/.wine/drive_c$ ls * ...
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Starcraft 2 under wine

I have tried many times to install Starcraft 2 into Ubuntu, but every time the battle.net launcher loads, it its in a weird shape. I don't know what to do to fix this and any help would be ...
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The application “2x RDP” Connection Error

I have recently switched to Ubuntu from Windows. I am using 12.10 currently. Will move to 14.04 soon. I have managed to make everything work on Ubuntu except an application I use at work. Its called ...
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Battle net not loading properly 14.04

I installed WOW and everything was working fine for weeks and suddenly battle.net stopped working. I tried uninstalling Wine and reinstalling it but no luck. I am not sure what is causing this ...
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Can't find wine1.6.2 after adding a ppa

I am installing wine 1.6.2 on Ubuntu 12.04, following this link http://www.tecmint.com/install-wine-on-ubuntu-and-linux-mint/ Installation of Wine 1.6.2 To install Wine, open the terminal by ...
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Mounting MDF disc image with SecuROM protection

If I use Wine and the original disc it works. However I want to use the software without the DVD. I made an MDF image using Alcohol 120% and it mounts and works fine on Windows without the DVD ...
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how to install a pack to a Windows portable executable/ [duplicate]

I download a portable version of pdfxchange viewer from http://www.tracker-software.com/downloads/PDFX_Vwr_Port.zip. After unzip, I can run PDFXCview.exe directly, after adding its path to $PATH. ...
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Adobe Digital Edition does not recognize ereader

I recently updated to Ubuntu 14.0.4. Adobe Digital editions worked in my old version of Ubuntu but it no longer "Sees" my e reader. I followed the instructions ...
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Merge wine tray with gnome tray

Is there a way to merge wine system tray with standard tray in gnome instead of having two separate tray bars?
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How to install Microsoft Office on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have installed bot "wine" and "play with Linux" but I get lost when I have to install from them "Microsoft Office". What are the "step by step" operations I have to perform? Ps. With "Play with ...
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List windows applications installed by wine?

I just installed an windows application by wine. I would like to run it from terminal. But I don't know its command name. Is it possible to find out its name, by e.g. list all windows applications ...
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Hebrew fonts on Wine

A relative of mine has just installed Ubuntu for the first time. He managed to install Wine and then install on it a certain software from a CD (by right-clicking the "setup.exe" in the CD and ...
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error while install app from terminal [duplicate]

many masters in here. I just have some problem while installing software via terminal. for example, I want to install wine with the code sudo apt-get install wine. But terminal said this: Reading ...
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wine -> invalid parameter no windows program configured to open this type of file

first of all, my english isn't good and sorry if don't understand. I trying to run an application on ubuntu with wine, the application name is tibiacast from aplication link > tibiacast.com This ...
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Cannot install.msstyles theme on wine

I can't install my windows aero msstyles theme in wine. I used PlayOnLinux to install iTunes 10 and during the installation, it installed a Royale theme and was in Windows XP. I went to configure wine ...
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Terraria with Playonlinux crashing when I input keys

I've had Ubuntu 64x for a few months now, and I'm not the best with installing programs on Ubuntu, so bear with me. I wanted to play Terraria on linux, so I installed "Playonlinux", and I followed ...
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Cannot install Microsoft Office 2010 using PlayOnLinux

I am trying to install Microsoft Office 2010 on Ubuntu 14.04 using PlayOnLinux and I selected office 2010 from the list of programs to install on PlayOnLinux. I was fine selecting the .exe setup file ...
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Wine not installing, no matter what

Alright guys, here's the deal. I'm on ubuntu 14.04 xfce version, running on an Acer C270 Chromebook with crouton. This is a clean install of Ubuntu, not upgraded from a previous version, nor did it ...
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How do I install Windows 8 on Wine? [duplicate]

Clearly no one has tried to do this but I don't have a windows 8 disc. I do however have a product key and that's all I need. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and I've installed the .exe file to download ...
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Error while installing bluestacks under wine

I am Getting problem in installing blustacks application in wine on ubuntu 14.04. error msg is as follows:- Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x7dbf4dc8 in 32-bit code (0x100035cf). ...
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Wine installation on Ubuntu 14.04 failed

Installation of wine failed, since migration on Ubuntu 14.04 (from 12.04). I precise that i have tried many things commonly suggest including : sudo apt-get clean sudo apt-get autoclean sudo apt-get ...
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How can I create this specific executable in Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

So I'd like to run World of Warcraft's .exe (wow.exe) with the following command from the terminal: __GL_THREADED_OPTIMIZATIONS=1 WINEDEBUG=-all wine wow.exe -opengl The reason for this is because ...
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Errors while installing wine on ubuntu 14.04

I tried to install wine through ppa and got unmet dependencies. Now I am trying to install wine through source. sudo apt-get install flex bison qt4-qmake sudo apt-get install flex bison qt3-dev-tools ...
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Diablo 3 and Starcraft 2 fullscreen with system bar ( ubuntu 14.04 )

I'm running diablo 3 and starcraft 2 , and when my game starts, the system bar is showing up on the fullscreen but before the game open in the desktop of the wine the bar does not appear. I want to ...
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Installing wine without breaking video switch

Prime appears to require nvidia-libopencl1-331 but installing Wine tries to remove this. I am scared that removing nvidia-libopencl1-331 will break the video switch which has taken me some tome to get ...
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How to remove/edit program in gnome applications list?

How and where can one edit/remove links to applications in Gnome shell? To clarify: i mean the list that can be accessed through super -> mouse-click on "All applications" symbol in Favourites panel; ...
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How to run Halo 2 Vista on wine?

I manage to make Wine to launch Halo 2 Vista, I receive the same first screen that I receive when I launch it in a virtual machine (Windows 8). However no further signs from there. I launched ...
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Which video cutting software runs under Linux/Wine

I know this actually might not belong here. But this is a Question Im asking myself since months. I need a "better" video cutting software. I already tried everything opensource available, but i need ...
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Installing msxml6 64-bit with wine

I'm trying to install a software which relies on msxml6, and is only provided in a 64bit version (so I can't use the 32-bit msxml6 provided by winetricks). I downloaded msxml6 from microsoft, and ...
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can not install wine

While installing wine on ubuntu using terminal i get this below message and i also cant install wine from ubuntu software center. What to do? Newbee here, i am new with ubuntu. The following packages ...
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Can't browse to big files and upload in browsers (chrome, firefox and explorer under wine)

I can't upload jpegs over 3mb to photo websites (society6 and blue canvas) because they do not show in the browse files box. Smaller jpegs show up and can be uploaded (900kb or so). What could be ...
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GTA SA Problem with screen resulution on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed GTA San Andreas with Wine and I run the game, but when I want to change my screen resulution (HP 635 Notebook PC; AMD Radeon 6310M,AMD E240 Single Core (1.5GHz, 512KB L2 Cache), 15.6" ...
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multiple wine versions using `setcap cap_sys_ptrace=eip …`

I use multiple wine versions chowned root at: /WineVersions/wine1.7.19 /WineVersions/wine1.7.26 following this question What is the 'ptrace_scope' workaround for Wine programs and are ...
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Wine and .bat file - can ony run from a different directory

I have Power Prep II working well Wine in Ubuntu 14.04 (Unity). I simply navigate to the directory of the launch.bat file and type wine start launch.bat —voila, everything works excellently. (In fact, ...
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unable to install wine i am getting this error

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6: Depends: wine1.6-amd64 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) but 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4 is to be installed Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) but it is a ...
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My Halo Custom Edition screen is clear when I run it

When I run Halo Custom Edition, with Wine, the screen is transparent and all I hear is the audio playing, I have already went past the PigGen.dll issue, so that's not the case.
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Mumble on wine Ubuntu 14.04

All threads on this matter are deprecated. I need non-native non-playonlinux mumble because I want to use it's link feature for a game that only runs in wine 1.7 (FAF). http://i.imgur.com/8K59Rlw.png ...
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How to give root access to a wine application [duplicate]

I installed Dreamweaver 8 on Kubuntu with Wine, and I've already installed LAMP. Now I'm trying to give Dreamweaver root access to my var/www/html directory so I can write some PHP scripts but I can't ...
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666 Meg for Wine 1.7?

I tried to install wine a few months ago and it completely destroyed my dual boot installation. So building up the nerve to try again I reckon the same thing was about to happen. Any ideas why my ...
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which is beter Q4WINE ver Playon linux

trying to determine what is the best way to go or do I need both, and how to get, install,and set it up in kubuntu? I know that there are newer and better versions of both available compared to what ...
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Microsoft VBA on Linux

I really, really want to switch to Linux as my everyday OS. However, one of the things I must be able to do for my job is write / fix VBA macros for Excel. I know LibreOffice has it's own scripting ...
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How to fix a “Not ready” error?

I'm trying to install Sims 3 using PlayOnLinux and everything goes really well, until the installer gets to the file Sims3Launcher.resources.dll . I then get this response: Error: Not ready I have ...
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Pokerstars Download Using Wine

I have downloaded wine 1.6 from here: https://www.winehq.org/download/ubuntu I then downloaded the pokerstars from here: http://www.pokerstars.net/poker/download/ Both downloads went fine (I think) ...
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Wine and Counter Strike Global Offensive no steam

Does anyone could play CS:GO no steam with wine in Ubuntu 14.04? I want to test it first before buy. I have tried but i fail, steam client needed error. I know CS:GO steam works with wine, but does ...
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AutoCAD installation

Good day, I am have been trying to install CAD 2012 in very new version of wine released and I just cannot win. I use Ubuntu 14.04 & wine 1.7.25 @ the moment and any other windows programs run ...
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Crouton,Chromebook HP 14,Ubuntu 12.04 and a USB printer possible?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my wife's HP 14 Chromebook via Crouton method. The main reason was Libre Office, which she likes a lot more than the "Microsoft Word Online" option in Chrome OS. ...
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How can I manually remove a WINE program when the uninstaller doesn't work? [duplicate]

Installed a windows program to directory Z:\, can't delete it using wine uninstaller, can't delete it from nautilus. Is there a way to override?
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How to dump ALL dconf/gsettings so that I can compare them between two different machines?

The problem: I have two machines, both with Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 up-to-date, and both with installed the latest CrossOver Linux(1) to run MS Office 2007 on it. I know, it's a proprietary program, but ...