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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Streaming Wine Audio to Twitch

I'm trying to steam some Dota 2 (via Wine) casts to Twitch using this shell script I found online: #!/bin/bash STREAM_KEY="(redacted)" FPS="30" INRES="1600x900" OUTRES="1280x720" QUAL="medium" ...
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How do you reinstall wine after upgrading?

I upgraded from Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 13.04. After doing this, I get this error when trying to reinstall wine:E: Unable to fetch some archives, maybe run apt-get update or try with --fix-missing? How ...
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Running GameRanger on ubuntu 12.10

I have wine installed, and I'm trying to run GameRangerSetup.exe with wine, but it shows the following message on the terminal: err:module:import_dll Library MFC42.DLL (which is needed by ...
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Run .BAT via wine cmd

I tried to run .bat file, but got unknown error: $ wine cmd CMD Version 1.4 Z:\home\setevoy\Temp\zork1>start ZORK1.BAT fixme:exec:SHELL_execute flags ignored: 0x00000100 ...
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Winetricks not in dash or menu - Ubuntu 13.04

I installed new Ubuntu 13.04 and Wine 1.5.29 trough ppa. But I noticed that on older Ubuntu versions, after installation of wine and winetricks (they install together now), there is a "Winetricks" ...
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can't install wine in Ubuntu 12.1

I can't install Wine on Ubuntu 12.1 It worked in previous versions but with 12.1 I get a bunch of errors. When installing Q4 Wine from the Ubuntu s/w center I get: Package dependencies cannot be ...
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Will “World Of Tanks” run on Ubuntu? [closed]

I play world of tanks (a Game) in windows. Will it work on ubuntu? Better, worse, same? I would like to try Ubuntu but not if w.o.t won't work.
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LibreOffice 4.03 compatibility with MS Office 2010 docs [duplicate]

I apologize for the repetitiveness of this question, but I just yesterday decided to use Ubuntu 13.04 as my only operating system and am trying to figure a few things out. No, I don't mean figuring ...
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nintendo 64 emulation, confused with mupen 64pluse/m64py, project 64 freezes

I'm in a huge pickle. I'm trying to help a friend to whom I installed Linux for. He is happy with it since he gave up that old xp. but the problem now that we are both faced with is playing our 64 ...
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Diablo 3 under Wine is safe? [closed]

I heard a lot about Blizzard banning a lot people who used Wine to run Diablo 3 on Linux. After that I also heard that they actually were cheaters - and that's the only reason of ban. Can someone ...
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Age of Empires 2 HD not working good

i have Ubuntu 13.04, i have just installed Age of empires 2 HD on wine 1.5.29, i can start the game and open the campaigns but it displays a black screen after then: is the problem from wine, or ...
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How to open a photo in picasa 3?

I downloaded picasa 3 using wine for my ubuntu 12.10 and installed. The problem is, I'm unable to open my photo using picasa. I'm trying "open with" with mouse right-click on the file but unable to ...
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Program fails with strange errors in Wine

I just installed Silhouette Studio in Wine. The installation appeared to finish, but when running the program it hangs infinitely at "initializing." When launched from a terminal, I get the ...
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After 12.04 to 12.10 upgrade (64bit), xorg held back and unable to install wine

After upgrading to quantal, I wanted to install wine. However, attempting to do so results in apt wanting to remove all kinds of important packages: The following packages will be REMOVED: ...
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Is it possible to run adobe master collection cs6 in ubuntu

I do video editing, music making, web design, and photo editing. I don't want to have to use another application to do what I can get from Adobe. I also want to switch to Ubuntu. I have windows 8 at ...
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Frame rate counter

Does any one knows if there is an application like frame fraps for ubuntu?? I found this commend and it almost worked WINEDEBUG=fps wine YOURGAME.exe 2>&1 | tee /dev/stderr | grep ...
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Trapped in the “Configuring ttf-mscorefonts-installer” [duplicate]

I finally installed Wine (the program to run exe files) and it took a very long time to install. Now, I have a package configuration window that is pink and looks like this . I don't know ...
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Wine installation stalls at “Configuring ttf-mscorefonts-installer” [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu. I've Installed Ubuntu 13.04. When i try to install wine, after downloading, in the terminal it shows Configuring ttf-mscorefonts-installer and then nothing is happening. After that, ...
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How to start a PlayOnLinux game windowed

I am using PlayOnLinux 4.1.1 under Ubuntu 13.04 The game I am trying to run is Heroes of Might and Magic III Complete. It runs perfectly well in fullscreen mode, but I want to run it in windowed ...
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wine doesn't show persian(or arabic) words

I installed Winehq but when I open a program which has Persian(or Arabic) words it doesn't shows the words and shows square instead of words! What I have to do?
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How do I run a windows program inside an iso file?

I'm using Lubuntu. I need to run a windows program which is inside an iso file (no installation required). The iso contains 2 files: one EXE (small) and one DAT (big). I have mounted the iso file ...
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How can I get rid of of Wine's Steam icon in the Dash?

Using Ubuntu 13.04: I decided it was time to uninstall the Windows version of Steam I was running through Wine. So I used Wine's uninstall applications function to remove it and all its files. Then I ...
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How to get Pearson eText to work on Ubuntu? (13.04) [closed]

Upon upgrading, I am having trouble getting Pearson eTextbooks to display on Ubuntu 13.04. When trying to access the web textbook on ubuntu Firefox, it gives "Error #2046". If I try using wine, it ...
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tried opening some windows programs with wine, now they won't open in windows? [closed]

I did try to WINE e-sword. That did not work, so I am back at Windows 7 and e-sword will not open there.
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Can't install wine on 12.04.2 [duplicate]

I have just done a new install of 12.04.2 I am running an Acer Travelmate 7750G 64 bit with core-i7 processor. When I try and install wine from the software center, I get the following error: The ...
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How to simulate keyboard input?

This is the biggest thing keeping me from enjoying Ubuntu/Linux. Ideally I'd like to just be able to run my AutoHotKey script on Ubuntu, but I didn't have much luck getting that working with Wine. ...
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Why does LMMS depend on wine?

I was uninstalling wine, and I saw that it also uninstalled LMMS at the same time. Thinking it was just something weird that happened, I went and tried lmms - naturally, it didn't start, saying it was ...
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64bit ubuntu 13.04 – problems with apps that use 32bit libs

Upgrading from 12.10, or fresh installation of Ubuntu 13.04. Both have problems with the 32libs. Skype does not launch, and playonlinux keeps asking for opengl32 libs even after installing ...
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How to restore wine configuration to default?

I recently messed up with my wine, and now it can't open any application. How do I restore wine to original state and remove everything installed application, just like when it was first installed.
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How can I run an extracted .exe in WINE?

I have a program called BridgeM1. It is a front-end for the arcade music emulator M1. I read at the following link ( M1 and .lst files ) that I could use this program in WINE. The problem is I'm not ...
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How to change locale for Wine only?

(Note this is a different question from this one) This is the output of the "locale" command on my machine: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8 LANGUAGE= LC_CTYPE="en_GB.UTF-8" LC_NUMERIC=en_US.UTF-8 ...
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Which's better for WINE?

I have a little question: Which version of Ubuntu works better with WINE? The actual version (13.04) or LTS? (12.04) Because I'd like to play MTA San Andreas in Linux and the most of people says I ...
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How to install ooVoo on ubuntu 12.04 64 bit [duplicate]

kindly help to install ooVoo in Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit.
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How to make a wine shortcut for an .application file

I have a windows app that uses the .application extension. I can open it in Thunar by double clicking it, or R-Click and open with rundll32. I want to create a .desktop shortcut to open this so I can ...
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Can Wubi 12.10 installation be overwritten, but retain the wireless configuration?

First time Ubuntu user. I installed Wubi 12.10 and managed to configure the wireless OK using great forum posts. Then tried to install Wine before doing a Ubuntu update. Got error message of "missing ...
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What kind of harware configuration choose for a game-oriented Ubuntu PC? [closed]

I am considering buying newer hardware for my Ubuntu-only Box. The main purpose of the PC is gaming, mainly Humble Bundle games, some old Windows games with wine and web-based games (the facebook ...
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New to Ubuntu, trying to install and run WoW MOP & LoL

I am new to Ubuntu Linux, just came from windows 7 after a recommendation from one of my guild mates on GW2. Sadly I should have grilled him more on how to install all of the games and run them. I ...
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Unable to install Netflix

I have tried to install Netflix but I get stuck sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install netflix-desktop after the 3rd command I get a disclaimer but ...
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How do I run in Wine a program installed from an msi?

I have installed a .msi file with wine, by right-clicking on it and selecting "run with Wine". Wine has apparently succesfully installed the application: now how am I supposed to run it? I have typed ...
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Getting Star Wars - Rogue Squadron working on linux

I've tried using mupen64plus and project64 2.0 under wine, but both have failed to run correctly. The video is completely blank, although the audio seems to run fine. Even when I fullscreen the ...
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Lubuntu Wine IDM set up with Chromium help needed

i'm very new to this forum and to linux. switching from Windows OS is tough at the start and i'm having few problems. i installed Lubuntu because i've old system. i totally love it but i have one ...
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How to install the mysql connector for C#?

I installed Wine and now I have setup Mono & .NET When I try to compile the next sentence, I get an error because I don't have the MySQL connector installed on my system. using ...
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Windows Program fails to open file

I´ve just installed SONAR LE 8.5.1 on my Ubuntu 12.10 machine. And, against my expectations, it works complete fine! Except for one thing: When I record something, SONAR is getting the audio-data and ...
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Can I change my stock amd fan speed?

I have an amd a4-5300, and it it running loud. I remember my last amd stock fan being silent. I can't change it in my bios, and I see that it might be possible to do through Ubuntu when googling. I ...
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Can't run an .exe file unless I'm in its directory

I'm running Quantal 32-bit with Wine 1.4.1 installed. I have a particular .exe file of an old game (Aliens vs Predator Gold Edition) that runs flawlessly, but it refuses to run unless I am in its ...
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Is Netflix-Desktop down for everyone? [duplicate]

Netflix-Desktop isn't working currently. Every time I select a movie to play I get asked if I would like to install silverlight. I believe Firefox updated itself but am not sure. I did apt-get ...
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32 bit Wine in 64 bit PC running Ubuntu 64 bit Precise

As I'm using dotnet20, I've setup a WINEPREFIX=~/.wine32 with WINEARCH=win32 (as per question 'Installing dotnet2,0 on 64 bit machine'). I saw in above question (How to install 32 Bit Wine on 64 Bit ...
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None of my games are working in wine 1.5

I have been trying to download and play World of Warcraft, and play Stronghold (disk game) but neither are working. My wine is version 1.5.28. I have seen on WineHQ's AppDB that both work for others, ...
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Running Age of Empires 2 in Linux

I've been recently trying to play Age of Empires 2 on my Linux Ubuntu 12.04 LTS computer. However, I can't seem to get it to work with any method i found on the computer. I've tried Playonlinux, ...
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PES 2013 via Wine on Ubuntu 12.10

I've finally got the game to work on Ubuntu. The thing is it's slow. This game is the only thing keeping me from totally moving from Windows 8 to Ubuntu 12.10 I would like to get rid of Windows 8 by ...