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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Wine fonts problem

I installed SumatraPDF with Wine and it works fine but I have problem about fonts. It shows English characters but doesn't shows Georgian. Which font should I install to fix this problem? See ...
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Wine “untrusted source” error when attempting to run an executable [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: wine error - can't execute because its an .exe file I've been trying to use the program WINE in order to download these programs on Ubuntu. On the other hand, I've ...
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404 error while trying to install WINE

I tried to install WINE onto ubuntu from which I have just downloaded, but It gives me a strange message after that. Failed to fetch ...
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Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint won't save or open files

I'm a web developer, but new to linux. I am currently running ubuntu 11.10 with a gnome shell and wine (I think 1.3). I've installed microsoft office 2007, and worked through a small issue with ...
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How do I get “Fable: The Lost Chapter” working with Wine?

I would like to play "Fable: The Lost Chapter". But I don't know how to set up wine and playonlinux in Ubuntu. I played Fable: The Lost Chapter in Windows XP but I decided to switch to Ubuntu, and ...
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FPS in World of Warcraft with Wine

I'm using Bumblebee 3.0 (also tried Ironhide) (I have a Dell XPS 15) however my FPS is 8 when flying above Stormwind looking down at the AH. On Windows this was 18 FPS while having the graphics even ...
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How to run Lineage 2 on Ubuntu? [closed]

I can't run Lineage2 on Ubuntu 11.10. Does anyone know the solution, how to start it? What do I need to do to get it work. When I start L2.exe, it doesn't open or do anything or it opens with no ...
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Uninstall a program installed with Wine

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. By using wine software i installed some software like nimbuzz and ibibo messenger. Both the programs are not working and showing the bug as We're sorry, but an unknown error ...
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World of Warcraft with wine (DirectX error)

I've just installed Ubuntu this night, however starting WoW will give me a directx error. I have installed DirectX through the normal installer and through/with CrossOver. How can this be resolved? ...
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How to update Wine to the latest version? [duplicate]

I just formatted my laptop and got rid of Windows 7. Yay ;-) Either way, Wine is version 1.3.28 here, and I need it to update (there are some bugfixes) for my game so I need a more recent version. ...
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Syncing my iPod Touch (And Others)

libimobiledevice doesn't work for me. I've got Ubuntu 11.10 and I'm trying to put music on to my iPod Touch 4Gen running iOS 5.0.1. I have tried every program available in the Ubuntu software center ...
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Wine problem when playing Ace of Spades

So I've been trying to play Ace of Spades for a while now. And yesterday I was able to do that for about 5 seconds before realizing that the mouse wasn't nearly sensitive enough. So I changed the ...
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compiz moves wine windows

Since Ubuntu 11.10 compiz does not position wine menues correct but moves them to the screen's right corner. screenshot 1 : http://media.cdn.ubuntu-de.org/forum/attachments/3900002/Bildschirmfoto.png ...
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wine for windows games

I have wine 1.3 and playonlinux, winetricks and q4 that gui for wine and have tried many things but I am not able to run san andreas and mostwanted. The games both start but they appear as coloured ...
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How do I get GTA:San Andreas and Most Wanted to work in WINE? [closed]

I have installed versions of San Andreas and Most Wanted which I used to just click and play in Windows but in Ubuntu they don't seem to work. I have installed Wine 1.3 but while using San Andreas ...
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How can I debug what's failing in a Wine application?

I've been able to get Photoshop CS5 installed on Wine. It also runs pretty well, but it throws a fatal exception when starting up: Log: http://paste.ubuntu.com/817056/ Using the error log linked ...
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Terminal error File system read only (Solo lectura)

When I install a terminal application in the following error occurs Cuando instalo una applicacion por terminal me ocurre el siguiente error omega@omega-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get install wine [sudo] ...
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Assasins Creed Revelations with Wine

I've got Ubuntu 11.10, now I want to install Assassins creed Revelations through Wine. Will it work bettter than on windows Xp ? Will it affect my system in dangerous way?: Is it risky ? Which version ...
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An exe file that I want to run on linux made for windows comes up as a Trojan on VirusTotal - how would I run it without it affecting my system?

Is there any way that I can run this program on my Linux system without possibly getting a virus?
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Install wine on unconnected computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without internet (offline)? I run ubuntu 10.10 currently on my desktop which is not connected to the wifi so I want to know if it ...
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Sound dies on Wine games

I've been playing some old classic games (think 1999-2002) on Wine on Ubuntu 11.10 amd64 lately. The gameplay is great, but sound only works for a little while then crashes and doesn't come back until ...
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Help PathOfExile on Wine? [closed]

Ubuntu 12.04 FGLRX - Catalyst 11.12-2 Unity Desktop - AwesomeWM Pastebin: http://pastebin.com/38PPrfXk Launched by: wine / playonlinux installed packages: Dx9, Dx11, vc2008 vc2005 Err: ...
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Starcraft 2 errors out with mmdevapi even though I disabled it [closed]

Starcraft 2 errors out with mmdevapi.dll even though I disabled it in the winecfg. I am using PlayOnLinux to run starcraft. I disabled mmdevapi library in winecfg and in the winecfg in playonlinux. ...
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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. $ ...