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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fresh ubuntu 64bit 14.04 install wine 1.7 install freezes

I just installed the system and ran into this issue twice. the first time it broke my packages so I decided to just format my drive and install ubuntu again. but it's systematic. under ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Garmin Ant Agent

I have a Garmin Forerunner 410 and I've been banging my head against the wall trying to get the garmin-ant-downloader / python / gant / anything to work. Is there was anything new/simple out there ...
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New, Clueless, and needing help with Wine

So, long story short I have been a user of Windows since I can remember. I forcefully had to switch to Ubuntu the last few days because of a long-winded issue dealing with my Windows/key. But we will ...
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Install Gecko and Photoshop on Ubuntu 14.04LTS

I have wine and winetricks installed on my Ubuntu 14.04LTS wine --version wine-1.7.30 winetricks --version 20140302 I'm trying to install Photoshop CS6 on my Ubuntu using wine. When I run this ...
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bash ./eclipse permission denied

I just downloaded the adt bundle.As per the instructions on the android site , it just says that double click on the eclipse icon and the IDE should start right away. But when I do so it searches for ...
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Wine ODBC connection to local PostgreSQL database

I'm running PostgreSQL server which I want to access from program under wine. I installed necessary wine software to be able to make ODBC connection. But is it possible to access local PostgreSQL ...
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Why can't I install wine? [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and I'm having trouble installing wine on my laptop. I tried using the software center and the command line but neither is working. From the command line, I get the following error ...
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keyboard not working with games in wine

i have ubuntu 14.04 and wine, all up to date. i installed Gothic and gothic 2 gold with play on linux, but the keyboard don't work. I tried to change the windows version(xp, 7, 2000), to use some ...
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ASUS software issue

I recently ordered a ASUS MIO-AUDIO 892 audio card to use with her desktop. It is a windows based software application so I thought downloading Wine would allow me to install the software needed to ...
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Facebook Video calling Via Wine or via Skype

It has been years since facebook video calling started. Unfortunately the haven't been able to make it work for linux. So I would like to install it via wine. I have tried firefox for windows via ...
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Can't import asset in Unity3D 4.5.5

I installed Unity3d 4.5.5 using wine with Playonlinux. Then I'm trying to import an asset but the store inside the client displays only a grey screen. According to what is explained here, there ...
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Err 1627 in Wine during NetGear Genie Install

I have a NetGear AC1200 High Gain Wifi USB Adapter(model A6210), and have been trying to get it to work in Ubuntu for my desktop. It works just fine in Windows, but whenever I boot over to Ubuntu I ...
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Installing apex dc++ using wine

I successfully installed apex dc++ via wine,but it fails to launch.The following error is displayed- ApexDC++ has crashed,but in order for you to report the problem you need to have program debug ...
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Wine won't let apps go fullscreen

When I try to play Diablo 1 on WINE it only plays the game in this window and there is no option to maximize or anything it is really obnoxious. I am using virtual desktop with a 1200x720 ...
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How to install d3dx9_43?

In order to use a certain Windows program on Wine, I need to install d3dx9_43 (a Directx driver) but I am not sure how to. Without this, it gives me this error: Unhandled exception: page fault on ...
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Wine font rendering difference

I run Evernote under wine on two Linux computers. They show different font appearances: Left: LMDE 64-bit (already dist-upgrade to Debian testing but keep LMDE adjustments) + MATE; Right: Ubuntu ...
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Diablo 3 adding commands

Okey so I got the battle.net launcher to work and even Diablo 3 to launch. But it just hangs around on the retrieving hero list. And WineHQ tells me that I am supposed to add the setarch i386 -L ...
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Using Wine or Playonlinux

I am new to ubuntu and I wanted to use wine or playonlinux to run games such as Fifa 07 or GTA san andears. I do have them as portable (preinstalled) games, I tried to run them but either they run but ...
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Running SEGA Model 2 games possible?

According to the WINE database, The model 2 emulator for windows should run just fine, I can open the program using WINE, but when I try to load a rom, it crashes. Can anyone tell me if there is ...
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disable wine for eclipse

When the Eclipse editor shows javadoc popups for the first time after the application is opened, it always gets stuck for a few seconds waiting for Wine to load. Why is Eclipse using Wine? Can i ...
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Virus possibly on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Does ubuntu actually get viruses when you run an infected .exe program on wine? Just wondering if it does or not.
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Driver for sound card - any way to make it work? Icon Cube 4nano

I have recently migrated from Windows to Ubuntu. Everything works fin and much better then on Windows. However, there are some things that are bothering me - I have an external USB sound card - ICON ...
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Wine instance on Launcher

I installed Wine using synaptic but when I write "Wine" in Launcher the only results are: Configure Wine Uninstall Wine Software Winetricks Is this normal? Shouldn't there be an instance of Wine?
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Wine installation isue after upgrade 12.04 -> 14.04

After upgrade 12.004 -> 14.04 (x86_64) I see the following: $ sudo apt-get install wine1.6 wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) but it is not installable E: Unable to correct ...
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wine and multiple hard drives [on hold]

So basically, when i had windows I had my SSD as my boot drive with the OS on it and games and everything else on my 1Tb HDD, is there anyway to replicate that using wine for games that require ...
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After installing Steam through PlayOnLinux, do I install the windows games through Steam or PlayOnLinux?

I just recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and everything is setup and running smoothly. I want to play Windows Steam games on Ubuntu. I installed PlayOnLinux and then installed Steam through that. The ...
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How to install SimCity 2013 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)

I downloaded SimCity through torrent, and it's an offline file. I tried installing using Wine, but it gives me error at 99% with a message asking to restart Windows as it could not install some files. ...
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Trying to get ContaCam working on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm reaching out to "isaacemch" who wrote an article on this subject on this link http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2213787. I did everything as instructed in the article but the image still ...
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How to make Foobar2000 see the CD drive?

I have installed Foobar2000 in Wine and it has no access to the CD. In Wine configuration I added the cd drive. But it doesn't work. Excepting in one situation: if inserting a dvd and ...
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Executable not created upon compilation using Dev C++ on Wine [closed]

I recently installed Wine so that I could run and use Windows applications in an Ubuntu environment. However, after I installed Dev-C++ version 5.4.1 , I found that I could write and compile programs ...
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How to create a launcher for Wine in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? [duplicate]

How does one create a launcher for an application in Wine under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? Instructions at "https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Wine" say, 'right click on the desktop and select "Create a ...
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Using xinput under wine

I'm trying to play a game (Legend of Korra) on wine. To my surprise, I didn't encounter any errors (the game is really new, released on the 21st), but it is utterly impossible to play without a ...
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wine installation problem - Microsoft agreement [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 with the latest updates. I did an apt-get install wine. After a lengthy install a screen appears from microsoft about use of their fonts. There appears no way to agree to ...
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Link to .exe doesn't launch Wine

When I create a symlink on a .exe and I double click it, nothing happens. Instead, if I double click the original file, Wine opens automatically. Why is this? How can be changed? Can the situation ...
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Language issue running LINE Messenger on Wine in Ubuntu 14.04

This is a super specific question, but hopefully someone will be able to answer it. I am running LINE Messenger in Wine 1.6.2 on Ubuntu 14.04. The program is working like it should, however Thai ...
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Unmet dependencies installing wine

I've did all solutions in here But I cannot solve this error vahid@DEMON:~$ sudo apt-get install wine1.7 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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How to install virtualbox on ubuntu 14.04?

using Ubuntu 14.04 I download the Ubuntu version from this link: https://virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads Ubuntu 13.04/13.10/14.04 (64bit) ...
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14.10 wine and fglrx conflict

I've just updated to 14.10 from 14.04, and have come across a problem having both wine and fglrx installed The wine dependencies that are causing the problem go like this wine > wine1.6 > ...
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Steam on wine says that I have incompatible OS version

I'm trying to play Hitman Absolution via wine on Ubuntu. I've installed steam in wine and downloaded the game but Steam says: Your OS version in unsupported. This product requires Windows Vista SP2 ...
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I can't install Cuda 6.5 with Wine 1.7

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I followed this tuto to get CUDA 6.5 working with nVidia drivers 340.29 : http://www.r-tutor.com/gpu-computing/cuda-installation/cuda6.5-ubuntu But now the problem is that ...
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How do I install the Overdrive lending library program on Wine?

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr Wine 1.6.2 Windows Installer (msiexec) 4.5.6001.22299 Overdrive Media Console is a Windows application running on Windows XP SP3 or later. Overdrive is used by lending ...
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Run winword.exe

I have dual boot with windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. And I want to run the microsoft word (which is installed on windows, not on ubuntu) from Ubuntu using wine, but I get "IOPL not enabled" error. I've ...
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wine error when I try open games

i would like play Blade and soul on my Ubuntu 14.04 but when i try start terminal shows me error: fixme:mscoree:CLRRuntimeInfo_IsLoadable 0x7ea82204 0x33f5e8 Unhandled Exception: ...
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How do I get a wine program to recognize a usb device?

I am trying to use a program called FORScan with wine. OBD2 software specific to ford vehicles. It has been done but I'm having trouble. Got it up and running with wine, but it can't see the obd2 ...
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League of legends resolution problem

I've got 1 GB Radeon R9 270X and League of legends was working fine. Recently I used a different monitor and the game seemed to adjust automatically . I went back to my old monitor and I run the ...
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How to create Photoshop.exe desktop shortcut using Wine?

I have wine 1.7.28 installed, then i've installed Photoshop CC. But i can't figure out on how to create a desktop shortcut. I've tried creating photoshop.desktop with following contents: [Desktop ...
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How can I use Wine in both 32-bit and 64-bit versions? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit installed. I installed wine from PPA 1.7.28 64 bit. How can I have a second instance of Wine in 32-bit? How can I launch some programs only in 32-bit? I won't delete my ...
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How can I run Safari on playonlinux on Ubuntu 12.04? Direct3D9 is not available without OpenGL

I have recently encounter a Problem when i run Safari web browser on Playonlinux in my Ubuntu 64 bit machine using command line,Safari runs but after 4-5 seconds some times more , i have got the ...
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Improving gaming performance in wine

When running League of Legends through wine I get about 50fps while I would like to run the game at a stable 60fps with vsync. Is there any way I can achieve higher framerates, or is my hardware just ...
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Xfce on Xubuntu issues with WINE

I am having a heck of a time getting WINE to work correctly in Xfce on Xubuntu. I need to use Photoshop CS, thus need to use WINE, but VM's are not an option as it's a pain to manage files back and ...