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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Sony PC Companion installation on ubuntu

Laptop OS: Ubuntu 14.04 Wine: Version 1.7.55 Installed and configured I have Sony Xperia Tito phone. I download PC Companion from Sony site and saved the file in a temporary folder. When I run this ...
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Broken packages when installing Wine

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (64-bit), but can't install Wine. All I get is broken dependencies. Tried all in my mind... sudo apt-get update && upgrade and even with dist-upgrade sudo apt-get ...
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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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Create launcher icon for Navicat

How can I get the application Navicat into my launcher menu & sidebar 'dock'? It runs in wine and has its own wine directory as part of the download. I've created .desktop files before to create ...
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Wine on Ubuntu 15.10

I have updated my OS from 14.04 to 15.10 (Both AMD64). In the past, wine installs without any problem on 14.04 machines, but this time there are problems. I tried to install wine(Microsoft Windows ...
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What is a good alternative to Axure RP in linux?

I have been using Pencil on Windows for several months, but I had to change to Axure RP because in Pencil there are no master templates. While Pencil is okay for small projects, changing the header ...
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Wine Not Able To Run .exe File(s)

Before I installed Ubuntu on my laptop, Windows was infected with a virus, that Avast detected was installed by an .exe file. I installed Ubuntu in a dual boot, keeping my Windows data partition, ...
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BO dedicated on a VPS using wine

I'm trying to run a dedicated black ops server under my linux VPS box with OS: ubuntu 14.04 by using this command: xvfb-run -a wine BlackOpsMP.exe +dedicated 2 +..... (rest of the command not ...
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How do I move to directory “Program Files (x86)” with CD command?

When I try: ~/.wine/drive_c$ cd Program\ Files\ (x86) I get: bash: syntax error near unexpected token `(' And how can I create a bash script to run /home/ohto/.wine/drive_c/Program Files ...
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Weird Wine Packages w/ Weird Names - Can't Remove

So I tried to install some stupid game through Wine but the game is not originally in English and some weird things happened. Now I am stuck with these "apps" that go nowhere (it was unable to open - ...
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“An error has occured”

Firstly I don't know anything about this 'error' its always there and when it isn't is never. That's the icon but here is what it says when I click on it or hover over: An error occurred, ...
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Cannot install Sketchup with Wine / TLS library not found, SSL connections will fail

I'm having problems installing SketchUp 2016 with wine. This is the problem I get: err:secur32:SECUR32_initSchannelSP TLS library not found, SSL connections will fail err:winediag:SECUR32_initNTLMSP ...
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Cannot Install Wine on Ubuntu 14.04

I would like to run Windows Programs ".exe" with Wine on my Ubuntu 14.04 OS. I am 15 and new to the Ubuntu OS and it's environment and for some reason I can't download the Wine Program Installer. Here ...
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Using Wine for Windows printer driver on Linux

We have some old printers with Windows drivers only at my work space. Is there any general way to use their drivers through Wine? I have not found any decent and new documentation about the problem. ...
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Wine cannot load programs “cannot execute binary file: exec format error”

Recently, I tried to install wine1.8 and use it. However, when I ran wine in the terminal, this happened: janreggie@janreggie-T100TA:~$ wine bash: /usr/bin/wine: cannot execute binary file: Exec ...
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Can't use Chrome with wine running

I was running Binding of Isaac Rebirth through wine. When I went to Chrome, I tried to switch tab but nothing happened. When I closed the game and switched back to chrome, the tab had switched. I ...
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WoW freezing the second I launch it

I just installed WoW on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, once I opened it the game froze(it was supposed to play the intro because I have never run it before in this computer). I have to log off or reboot my ...
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Itunes 64bits on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

How do I install itunes 64bits on Ubuntu 14.04 ? Using PlayOnLinux couldn't help me out to install the 64bit version of the latest itunes.
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Dependency error while installing wine on ubuntu 12.04

I'm terribly new to computers and this whole bit, but I recently installed what I'm told is Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity/Precise and it seems to be okay, but I can't for the life of me install any of the ...
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How do I use Netflix with Xubuntu 14.4?

I recently ran into a issue with watching Netflix on my current version of Xubuntu 14.4. I have tried to use WINE and other ways through the terminal but have failed. Any advice? Thanks.
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Run Photoshop CC through wine

I have a version of Photoshop CC installed on a Windows partition, but when run through wine, I get this error: I've tried migrating the install over to my wine drive_c, but running the photoshop ...
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wine and java silent install

I am creating a bash script for my home pc. All other installs are ok but wine1.7 and oracle-java-8-installer are prompting for an 'ok' or 'accept'. How do I avoid this? I am installing from ppa's
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error when installing Wine

when installing wine, I have a problem with this step,I dont know how to continue running program , I has got stuck in this step,I have searched this error on google but I have found nothing. Any ...
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Evernote notes are all the same (Wine Xubuntu)

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 (XFCE) with Wine running Evernote 5. When I open up Evernote, I can't edit notes! Firstly, when I click on a note, the one displayed is not the one I clicked on, but rather the ...
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Initial error in wine [duplicate]

I wanted to install Microsoft office on Ubuntu 15.10 so I installed wine but it runs with an error. I also tried PlayOnLinux and installed Microsoft Office Word 2010, again with some errors. However I ...
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How can I allow IP addresses of my LAN and block IP addresses of WAN like Tmeter software?

How can I do this without software like Tmeter? Is there any software like Tmeter for Linux? I was going to use Tmeter by using Wine but an error occurred: error If I play OK Help me please, ...
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Print format deformation

I wrote a program on .NET 3.5 with c#. The program creates and saves a formatted text file in working folder. With printpreview controller I display and print on windows platform. But when I run the ...
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Disable alt+e, alt+f, etc shortcuts

I am using 14.04. I tried steps covered here: How do I modify or disable the HUD's use of the Alt key? Tapping alt have no effect, but still alt+e opens Edit menu from navigation bar, alt+f opens ...
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Software Installation Not Working (apt-get)

I'm new to Ubuntu and I'd like to ask a quick question... I've tried many methods and my problem hasn't been solved since. I have tried to install wine ever since I stated up Ubuntu 12.04 LTS by ...
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Cannot Remove Microsoft Office 2007 icons

I tried to install MS Office 2007 through Wine. Now that I have uninstalled Wine, and when I search the term "word", the Microsoft Office Word Icon still appears. How do I remove it completely from my ...
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playonlinux installation error

I was trying to install playonlinux on ubuntu 15.10 64-bit, so that I could install adobe ps cc. I have already installed wine from the software center, but I got some errors, here I am attaching the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 nvidia-352 can't install wine

Ubuntu NVIDIA can't install wine I am using Ubuntu 14.04, 64 Bit with NVIDIA GTX 750 TI GPU. boby@hon-pc-01:~ $ glxinfo | grep -i opengl OpenGL vendor string: NVIDIA Corporation OpenGL renderer ...
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Unmet dependencies installing WineHQ in Kubuntu

Probably you are already hurrying to flag this as a duplicate of some question, however I have tried things from a lot of posts and I have no way to solve my issue. Basically, I am trying to install ...
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Creating wine shortcuts on 15.10: how to hide from desktop but not from launcher?

So I followed a previous answer to successfully create a shortcut to a Wine application. I want to hide the desktop icon but still show the launcher icon. I deleted the my-app.desktop from the Desktop ...
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Cannot install Metrader 4 with Wine on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install metatrader 4 but every time the installation process hangs up while trying to download the necessary files from internet. Seems that it cannot access at internet at all... why? ...
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Running Crusader Kings II with wine, some textures are wrong

I'm using wine to run Crusader Kings II, and it works pretty much perfectly, except that some of the countries on the map are the wrong color. The most prominent example is France, which is a dark ...
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wine install hangup on Ubuntu 14.04

I get this Eula message that I cannot get past: ┌─────────────────┤ Configuring ttf-mscorefonts-installer ├─────────────────┐ │ ...
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Itunes Wine installation

Has anyone actually been able to run Itunes on Ubuntu 14? And If so what version Itunes did you use. I cannot run as far back as 11.4.0 it says windows error 126. Or it shows a blank Itunes ...
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Installing MS Office in Ubuntu 15.10 with PlayOnLinux with setup.exe

I have MS office 2007 without a CD, with setup.exe. When installed using Wine, there are problems with MSXML (probably just as here), so I have tried PlayOnLinux. But it always requires CD and this ...
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Adobe photoshop on ubuntu

I've successfully installed photoshop cs6 extended using this tutorial. My only problem is that I can't drag and drop images in photoshop. Common solutions available online is to uncheck run as ...
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Wine - Age of Empires II running awfully

My laptop (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) with 2.4 Ghz single core processor and 2Gb of Ram is struggling to Run Age of Empires II, considering the required specs of AOE2 are beyond met I presume that it's Wine ...
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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.