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 can I connect applications running with WINE to the internet?

I can't get internet accesson something like internet download manager, no errors or anything but it just won't connect. And how to integrate WINE applications with native running applications like ...
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libjpeg.so.62 Not Found by Starcraft 2 WINE causing a failure to load! (Patcher after install)

libjpeg.so.62 Not Found by Starcraft 2 WINE causing a failure to load! This is on the Patcher for starcraft 2 that is failing. Installed all the libjpeg packages and the 62 version and the dev's ...
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How do I set a wine program (ex. Foxit Reader for Windows) as the default program?

I regularly annotate pdf files and unfortunately there is no good linux pdf reader that supports decent annotations. Evince has a very rudimentary and buggy annotation feature. So I'm stuck using a ...
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Disable wine integration [duplicate]

I installed winamp 5.6 under wine in ubuntu. Now I have a winamp icon in the desktop, winamp menu entries under the wine menu in the "Application" menu, but worse of all: in nautilus some files (*.mp3 ...
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Programs Icons of WineHQ

Just installed Office 2010 in my ubuntu x64 and run smooth but now I have an stetic issue dash and synapse can find the office applications :) but all the office apps are shown with the wine icon. I ...
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Wine Problems // Black Meshes and bad performance

I´ve installed the latest Ubuntu version as DualBoot with Windows XP and wanted to play a game with Wine. So I started the Software Center, installed it and followed the installation guide at the Wine ...
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Cannot install wine because of broken dependency

I am trying to install wine on a 64-bit Natty. It was installed, but one of my regular update & dist-upgrades removed it (didn't pay enough attention to which packages would be removed). Now ...
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Install Wine64 after compilation

Hi guys I just compile Wine64 for Ubuntu 64 because I want to run 64bits windows applications on my 64bits ubuntu. I did what it says in this guide http://wiki.winehq.org/Wine64 (Building a shared ...
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How can I run a unlock.exe file to decrypt a Western Digital hard disk?

As I'm a first time user I doesn't how to use Ubuntu 11.10. Before my OS installation I backed up all the files in a Western Digital hard disk which is password protected. After I finished my ...
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Whole computer freezes randomly when playing using Wine [closed]

The problem is that when I play GTA: Vice City or San Andreas, for example, the computer may freeze. It happens randomly, I can play several times for half an hour a day and don't get the freeze and ...
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How to install Adobe Digital Editions

How can I install Adobe Digital Editions on Ubuntu? I've read that this is possible using Wine, but I can't download the installer from the Adobe page (as this installer is an online flash installer ...
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How do I install “Need for Speed World”?

How do I install Need for Speed World? Please don't just say "use wine", I am a newbie and I need a detailed way to install it (Step by Step). I use Ubuntu 11.10.
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Paint Tool Sai pressure sensitivity doesn't work

Alright. Here's the situation; I've got my Ubuntu up and running, and it's generally working very nicely. Winetricks in particular is making the transfer quite easy, as the programs that I couldn't ...
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What are the problems between PulseAudio and Wine

I have read several problems for a long time about wine and pulseaudio in Ubuntu but never understood it clearly. What are the problems or seem to be the problems related to wine and the use by ...
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How do I get “The Witcher II” working with wine? [closed]

Hi I'm tring to run the witcher II with wine on ubuntu 11.10...but after that appear the blue screen of wine it close it self and nothing appen...what could be? I'm using Wine 1.3.35. My vide card ...
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How can I run Turbo C++?

How can I use Windows apps like Turbo C++ on Ubuntu? Wine says "not applicable on your PC", or something like that. I need to specifically use Turbo C++ on Ubuntu for my coursework.
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How to get Office 2010 (specifically Outlook) to run? [duplicate]

Although there are many alternatives out there, I'm not prepared to get away from Outlook yet, and I have many clients I'd like to switch over to Ubuntu but they need Outlook and won't switch because ...
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Is there a way to get the Innotab Learning Lodge Navigator software working?

I bought my daughter an innotab for christmas, is there any way to get the learning lodge navigator working in WINE since its not compatable with linux? I mean I need to be able to plug her innotab ...
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Wine sound problems

Wine 1.3.25 changed the way sound works in Wine. As OMG! Ubuntu! reported: Wine 1.3.25 (...) saw a ‘total rewrite of audio support’ and the removal of several audio drivers. The result is breakage ...
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How do I register a Wine App as an “Other Application” in 11.10?

I was previously able to use a script to open .psd files with Photoshop CS2 and pass the file name to the application. In 11.10 I can't seem to easily add my own apps to the "Other Application list ...
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“Halo: Combat Evolved” in Wine [closed]

On Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot, x86_64, Intel Processor, NVidia graphics card: I tried to install Halo: Combat Evolved in wine as per this page at Wine AppDB, but the installer hangs. Here is my bash ...
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An unhandleable error occurred [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cannot install any software from the Software Center due to ttf-mscorefonts-installer package error Ubuntu 11.10 Software Centre Error title:An unhandlable error ...
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How to use Wine?

I installed Wine from the Ubuntu Software Center, but I'm really not sure how to get my Windows applications to work. I have Photoshop installed on a the Windows partition of my hard drive and I ...
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Onlive using wine the raw input

I've been doing a great deal of searching for the past few days for this. I used to be able to play onlive games with wine. (With a few tweaks here and there. (I think.)) But the problem now is that ...
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How do I know if I changed a setting in winetricks [duplicate]

Right now with the Wine 1.3.35 I do not know if I have a setting activated or not, for example: Here you see an image of the "Change Settings" option in winetricks but they do not appeared marked ...
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How to access the printer from within wine

How can I have access to my printer from within Wine so I can use for example Office 2003 to print something. The print already works in Ubuntu but am looking into using it from wine.
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Every binary 'wine' executable “does not exist”

I've had this problem once before, but I completely forgot how I fixed it. Every wine executable (/usr/bin/wine, or the wines in the playonlinux dir) "do not exist" when I try to execute them. $ ...
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How to run Bully : Scholarship Edition?

Can someone give a step-by-step tutorial on how to run it under wine ?
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New tweetdeck custom launcher to run under unity 11.10

I am looking to create a custom launcher for the new tweetdeck (which works fine under wine). I am currently just executing the script: #!/bin/bash wine ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ ...
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How to pass file as argument in .desktop file for wine application

I actually want to ask two questions: Where can I find more about available arguments/parameters shortcuts for Exec entry in desktop files (like %U, %u, %f...) Main question, how to pass file as ...
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Is there a way to determine if package depends on wine to run from its .deb?

I would like to know if installed app will use wine server to run: for e.g. picasa once installed -- it uses wine to run, however I want to know that picasa will use wine before installing it. I've ...
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How do I start a wine program from the command line? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Invoke a wine installed application from command line I would like to start a wine program via the terminal so if something goes wrong I can see what. What command ...
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How can I play music from iTunes library stored on Mac/Windows?

I have a Windows 7 desktop machine and a Ubuntu machine too. I may also get a Mac one day. I have iTunes set up to sync my iPod Touch, iPod and the girlfriend's iPod, but I generally use Ubuntu (she ...
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Installing other fonts on wine

Is there a way to install fonts on wine? I'm looking to install fonts so i can use them to render text differently on various apps. Specifically myriad.
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Static CD/DVD ROM Drive Location

I have read several questions relating to getting WINE to recognise the CD-ROM drive with no success. I have installed a Windows game and when I go to play it, I get a "Please insert disk into CD-ROM ...
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How to access the Wine directory from Dash

Before Unity I could go to the main menu and navigate to the "C:" folder when Wine has all the programs. Using Unity and the Dash how can I get to the wine directory quickly since right now what I am ...
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running .bat on ubuntu using wine

I needed to run a .bat file on ubuntu 10.04, so I installed wine and brought up the console. my .bat file has R scripts, and when I run start test.bat I get the following error: wine: cannot find ...
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Turn off wine debugging

How do I make wine not showing any debug messages the default setting? I've found WINEDEBUG=-all wine ./program.exe as a way to turn off debug for the program I'm currently running, but how do I make ...
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Display problem in Notepad++ v5.9.6.2 (Wine 1.3.34)

I have been encountering a display issue for about 2 months when using Notepad++ with wine on Ubuntu 10.04. It happens not only in the display results panel, but also in the editor panel. Does any ...
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How do I figure out how to run applications in Wine?

I want to run a Windows application in Ubuntu using Wine. However, from past experience I know that this can be a frustrating, difficult process because of Wine and hardware bugs. What is the best, ...
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How to cleanup entries in OpenWith List?

I was playing around with Wine and I have installed and uninstalled Windows software many times. When I open "Open With Application" I get many entries of a same application, is there any way to ...
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shader3 not enabled error in Eve Online Crucible

I'm a complete noob at this, and have been trying everything to run Eve Online within Ubuntu 11.10. I have installed through Winetricks no problem, and have enabled the virtual windows desktop within ...
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How I can install Age of Mythology on Ubuntu? [closed]

I have a problem installing Age of Mythology Gold Edition (v 1.03). At the beginning of installation in Wine (1.3.28) on my Ubuntu 11.10, and after entering the serial and click Next, I get an error ...
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Unable to install q4wine

I just came bask to ask another question. I installed Ubuntu (again), but I'm having trouble installing q4wine. When I try to install, it gives me this: q4wine: Depends: libc6 (>= 2.4) but ...
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DvdFab does not start after last update

Since last update of DvdFab, I am unable to open the software. It seems to work fine on the first screen, in which I choose the option to use. Once I click on it, the program does not load up and the ...
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Is it possible to tell WINE to use OpenJDK instead of having to install Java in it

Is it possible to make WINE use OpenJDK (Outside of the Wine environment) instead of having to install Java inside of it.
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How do I unassociate executables with wine?

I want to un-associate executables to open with wine, for security reasons I'm using Lubuntu 11.10, how can I do this?
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Error 131:4 when running Photoshop CS5 with wine? [closed]

I installed Photoshop CS5 following the instructions on WineHQ, but receive the 131:4 error with all of the CS5 programs. Is there a workaround for this?
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Remove app shortcuts from Unity? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I remove un-installed Wine programs from the Unity dash menu? Sorry if this has already been asked. I installed a couple of apps with Wine, which I un- and then ...
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How to run any program but prevent it from accessing the Internet

I see a nice tutorial on the subject from 2009: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1188099 But wanted something that will (more likely) work on Ubuntu 11.10. This is a flavor of an ...