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 set time and date in a windows application installed with wine in Ubuntu 15.10

I'm new in this site, and new with Ubuntu, always have to visit wiki's to know how to do some things with Ubuntu. I've installed a Windows application made with Visual Basic 6.0 in Ubuntu with help ...
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Wine Not Working ! Error : Invalid directory prefix32 in WINEPREFIX: not an absolute path

I am using 64-Bit Linux, and when I Try to open an exe file from command line by the command wine somefile.exe I get an error which says: wine: invalid directory prefix32 in WINEPREFIX: not an ...
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Installing Windows 7 on Ubuntu via USB (without boot screen available!)

I have this nagging issue with my laptop. I have been googeling and searching for an answer but with no luck. I am currently using it right now on Ubuntu 15.10 but I would like to switch to Windows 7. ...
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Can't load MT4 thru wine or playonlinux. Router vs proxy

I'm trying to install MT4 using either wine or playonlinux & not successful with either. When I start the MT4 installer file, a dialog box appears indicating it is starting to download the package ...
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How to install pip on wine?

I fail to install pip by: # install wine and python sudo apt-get install wine winetricks winetricks python # try to install pip winetricks pip BTW, there is no pip.exe under Python26/Scripts. ...
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Wine help on 15.10

I have looked into the question suggestions and haven't found an answer yet. So I am going to ask. I am trying to install Wine and have tried both the Software Center and Terminal methods. I keep ...
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Wine XNA device name is not valid

I'm trying to run a XNA based game (Bastion, the GOG version) on wine but with no luck. I tried the configuration of winehq but with no luck. I also tried several different versions of wine (the ...
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How to fix wine-staging missing error when installing pipelight on 15.10 (x64)

I'm trying to install pipelight on ubuntu 15.10 x64 using this guide but I'm stuck on this error: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi Pakketlijsten worden ingelezen... Klaar ...
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Software center claims that winetricks installed but it doesn't show up in apps

I installed Wine (meta-package) which also installed Winetricks, but when I search winetricks in the dash, it doesn't show up. The only thing that comes up is uninstall wine software.
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PlayOnLinux Error in POL_Wine

PlayOnLinux Error when installing League of Legends Error in POL_Wine Wine seems to have crashed If your program is running, just ignore this message PlayOnLinux League of Legends Debug Text: ...
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Wine - Incompatible Operating System [duplicate]

So I installed Wine on my machine to use smartflix on ubuntu, but I keep getting this error saying "incompatible operating system: This program cannot run on Windows XP or before; it requires a later ...
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WoW add-ons ubuntu 15.10

so I recently started playing World of Warcraft again, and am trying to get add-ons to work. What I have done so far is found the add-ons folder for WoW in wine, and extracted the add-on I wanted to ...
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Ubuntu Desktop Problem - Org.gtk.vfs.Daemon Error

I installed standard Ubuntu 14.04 LTS about a fortnight ago and everything has been working fine. Yesterday I installed Wine via the standard package manager and then installed a simple windows exe ...
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Cant install wine (from PPA) it gives me the following error

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine : Depends: wine1.6 or wine1.8 but it is not going to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages. ...
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Running Windows .bat file on Wine CMD

Can anyone make this batch (.bat) file run on Wine CMD?? http://www39.zippyshare.com/v/edG8msF3/file.html On Windows when i run it normaly it id displaying this text what is good: Voer programmalink ...
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Where can I find program installed throught wine

I install WineHq and I install my Photoshop using right-click on install file and I install but I don't know now how I run my Photoshop. I don't see any shortcut. In opt I have folder wine-devel.
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How to open Photoshop Installed on Kubuntu using Wine?

I have just finished installing Photoshop on Kubuntu post wine installation. It had shown successful installation status. From where can I open photoshop now? Command line or GUI doesn't show it up.
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Wine runs explorer.exe instead of app

I installed the Windows version of Steam in Wine, and for the most part it works. But I bought Worms Armageddon and installed it, but when I try to run it, I just get the Wine Explorer, like below. I ...
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Wine Libraries Winetricks

I needed MS Office so I installed Office2010 through Wine (not Play on Linux). The first time I did so, I installed the following libraries: vcrun2008 dotnet20 dotnet40 msxml6 riched20 riched30 ...
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(Ubuntu 15.10 64 Bit) Similar errors when running wine/steam/aapt - newline unexpected, expecting “)”

I'm getting some similar errors while running aapt from Android-Studio, Running wine via playonlinux (haven't tried normal wine yet) or when trying to install steam. Perhaps with other programs as ...
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(Ubuntu 15.10 64bit) Missing :i386 dependencies libglib2 and libgtk2

when I try to install certain 32bit programs like in this case Wine, from the Software Center or from the WineHQ repository, or for example PCSX2 I get errors for missing dependencies. When I try to ...
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How to open my external hard drive, which is locked by password.exe file in ubuntu?

i recently installed ubuntu and am learning a lot of new things. I have an external hard drive (HD-PZU3 ministation) and it is password protected. Before I can navigate the drive, I have to run the ...
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Problem in installing WiFi External LAN from Installer CD to PC, O/S Ubuntu 12.04 32 Bit

Unable to Install from the Installation CD, software of a WiFi LAN Card of MediaTek USB 2.0 -- 802.11N, by WINE application "Wine Windows Programe Loader or Q4 Wine". It shows an Error Message ...
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No internet in WINE 1.6.2 under Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to install Metatrader under Wine. The program setup continually requests proxy settings. My broker tells me this shouldn't happen, and is a problem on my end. Here is what I have tried to ...
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Confining wine and windows apps to ~/.wine using apparmor

I'm trying to write an apparmor profile to protect against windows malware run via wine. As I understand it, unless wine is run as root, it's not possible for windows apps to modify system files, but ...
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Problem istalling wine. Dependancies not met

Ok, guys I have a big problem installing wine. I gave read every ask ubuntu I could find on the matter I have not found a solution to my problem. Is there anything else I can do? user@user:~$ sudo ...
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Counter strike on wine slows down Ubuntu

I installed Ubuntu 15.10 it works properly after installing. when i install counter strike on wine software after that Ubuntu get slow down . when i starting ubuntu after login page , it take few ...
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Installing Nikon ViewNX-i via wine?

When I run the installer program via Wine I get an error massage that "This program does not run on your version of Windows". I tried all the different Windows versions in the Wine configuration ...
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Dependecies error when trying to insatll wine

When I do sudo apt-get install wine I get all this errors Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. ...
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Start “Setup.exe” with mono or define drive_c

I try to install a Windows program on Ubuntu. This program needs .NET40. Afaik I have two options: I use wine, install winetricks and with winetricks dotnet40 and everything with win32-architecture ...
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How can I confirm this kind of dialog? [duplicate]

During installing wine this dialog appeared I have no idea, how to confirm this dialog? Neither enter nor any other key, ctrl+C or clicking OK with the mouse seems to work. I just want to continue ...
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How to install Dotnet 45 on Ubuntu?

Im trying to install dotnet 45 for run application in wine by this manual (https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&iId=25478), there is some problem: After this command: ...
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Running steam through wine

I recently installed wine to play some steam games I thought looked interesting, the program itself launches and you have the normal steam menu but if you click on store, or community then it just ...
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PlayOnLinux resolution problems on laptop

I wanted to play some games on my DELL laptop so I installed PlayOnLinux. I've had a lot of good experience with it but there are some games that won't run (Port Royal, Warcraft III TFT, jedi outcast, ...
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Error: Brokencount >0

I recently installed playonlinux. However, while I was away my computer was put into suspend mode. Afterwards I got this error notification in my task bar saying there was an error. The exact ...
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You have Held Broken packages…when installing Wine

I was trying to install Wine. It used to work, but I get this message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.7 : Depends: wine1.7-i386 (= 1:1.7.55-0ubuntu1) E: Unable to correct ...
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Running EXE files with WINE through terminal

I have WINE installed and I have figured out how to use it to run Windows programs from their installed directories in Windows from Linux in my dual-boot configuration. I now want to keep these ...
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Sha1sum mismatch

I am new to Kubuntu or any type of Linux system, and I´d like to install FL Studio 12. Now I´ve done some digging on how to install it, and I´ve found this page. But I keep getting a sha1sum mismatch ...
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Fl Studio 12 no text?! Ubuntu 14.04

Alright, So i installed FL Studio 12 Demo on Ubuntu 14.04 today, and to my surprise when i opened it up using wine, there where no drop down menu text. does anyone know how to fix this bug/issue? ...
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Unable to install leap frog thru wine

I am unsure as to what wine version I have as I just installed wine thru the terminal by using sudo apt-get install wine I am not sure what to do it starts the set up but once the downloading ...
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i installed idm in ubuntu 15.10 using wine but it doesnt work.it shows file type error .how can i solve this?

i installed IDM in Ubuntu 15.10 using wine but it doesn'tenter image description here work.it shows file type error .how can i solve this?
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Lego Digital Designer

I'm having no luck with opening the LDD. I've tried it with and without wine but nothing seems to work. Any ideas?
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Windows program on linux VPS

Anyone knows how I can run bighits4u viewer on linux VPS with ubuntu 14.03 it needs win7+ .net framework 4.5 and visual c++ 2013 redist and i dont know how to make it run...some help?
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How to install wine application for system wide usage

Can't figure out, whether it is possible to install an application via wine system wide to avoid repetitive process and save disc space.
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Access network shared printer from wine command prompt

I have connect a shared printer in my ubuntu desktop and I have installed wine 1.6. I ran a vb application in wine and I want to print the output txt file of the vb application. Printer is shared in ...
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Unity failed in ubuntu 14.04 after installing libldap-2.4-2:i386 URGENT

When i tried to install wine i get some unmet dependencies so what i did is to install them manually But when i arrive to this package sudo apt-get install libldap-2.4-2:i386 I didn't notice that ...
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package dependencies cant be resolved when installing wine windows program

i tried to install wine through both terminal n software centre. i had encountered error of software conflict. i tried all possible step specified in net but none worked.
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Photoshop in wine does not start - graphics driver problem?

Executing wine vcredist_x86.exe err:winediag:xrandr12_init_modes Broken NVIDIA RandR detected, falling back to RandR 1.0. Please consider using the Nouveau driver instead. ...
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I cant download wine on 11.10 [duplicate]

Im brand new to Linux in general, ive only been using it a few days, and I keep getting a huge amount of 404 errors when running sudo apt-get update here are some examples Err ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Only plays Audio CDs

I'm trying to install a copy of (Windows) Quake I have on Ubuntu 15.10 (Unity), and Ubuntu is only mounting the Audio CD part of the disc, I can only play the music from the CD, I have no access to ...