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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package dependencies cant be resolved when installing wine windows program

i tried to install wine through both terminal n software centre. i had encountered error of software conflict. i tried all possible step specified in net but none worked.
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Photoshop in wine does not start - graphics driver problem?

Executing wine vcredist_x86.exe err:winediag:xrandr12_init_modes Broken NVIDIA RandR detected, falling back to RandR 1.0. Please consider using the Nouveau driver instead. ...
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I cant download wine on 11.10 [duplicate]

Im brand new to Linux in general, ive only been using it a few days, and I keep getting a huge amount of 404 errors when running sudo apt-get update here are some examples Err ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Only plays Audio CDs

I'm trying to install a copy of (Windows) Quake I have on Ubuntu 15.10 (Unity), and Ubuntu is only mounting the Audio CD part of the disc, I can only play the music from the CD, I have no access to ...
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Setting up Wine ..

I am a completely new to Ubuntu & Linux. I would like to install a PC game, so I understand that I need to use Wine. Also I have the PC game as an .iso file which I assume will need another ...
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WINE Keyboard Bug. (Keys are Stuck for a few seconds and then release) (Gaming)

So I have an issue with WINE where if I play a game, the Keys time to time get stuck and do not appear to depress in the game. If I hold W for lets say X seconds, it will sometimes stay pressed for ...
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ies4linux installation is failing

Unfortunately I need to install and use IE...I'm using that guide given here. But from terminal when I try so launch using ./ies4linux I always obtain this error: The program 'ies4linux-gtk.py' ...
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Can I edit a link to a .exe's target

I recently installed the original Half Life and was installing a mod for it when I encountered a problem. The tutorial for installing the mod says to create a short-cut to the original hl.exe and add ...
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Spotify in wine opens with black screen

This is what I'm seeing I have installed the windows version of spotify in ubuntu version 15.10 using wine but when i try to open it using the desktop shortcut I get a title bar saying spotify and a ...
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Whats the best distribution Linux to use in a USB Persistent?

i would like to know wich is the best distribution to use in USB 3.0, i would like to use Linux in computers to show some one how is it working and how easy is to use Linux, i try to use Ubuntu but ...
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Linux noob having problems on games freezing on Steam

I've heard of AMD drivers,I don't know if that's something that already comes with Linux(Ubuntu), I tried it, and I think that I'm probably doing it wrong it's not working. Every time I try to play a ...
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I am trying to install . exe file with wine and getting error “unable to find JRE 1.5.0 or later version in your system”

in the errors.log it says this : "Sat Jan 16 21:08:16 2016 Unable to find JRE 1.5.0 or a later version on your system. Sat Jan 16 21:08:16 2016 Please install the JVM and re-start this installer." i ...
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wine Direct3D 10 is not supported on this GPU with the current shader backend

Hi i am trying to paly NFS2012 with playonLinxu . i am geeting error winediag:dxgi_check_d3d10_support Direct3D 10 is not supported on this GPU with the current shader backend And debug log ...
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Is there any way to use Auto Hot Keys on ubuntu?

The link to their website is here: https://autohotkey.com/ Is there any way to install this on Ubuntu Gnome (or really any version)? I have tried googling it but got no answer. Wine did not work for ...
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Wine overrides for FONTSUB.DLL not working

I have been scouring the internet for about 4 hours now and cannot get this working! I am just trying to install Navicat Premium 11 x64 using Wine. Each time, I have ran winecfg and set up the ...
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“skype can't connect” error using wine

I've been trying to get group video chat working on skype on ubuntu 15.10. The problem is, it is not supported in skype 4.3 (current linux release). I have been trying to run newer versions of skype ...
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Is it safe to install old libraries? Wine issue

I'm trying to run Medal of Honor Allied Assault on my xubuntu 14.04 box. Yet, I get the following error: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such ...
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Program error while launching setup.exe (from wine)

This is the error I'm getting while trying to execute "setup.exe" of a program that can control Thermaltake Challenger keyboard (using this program, I can change the macros and stuff). Any ideas ...
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15.10 - unable to run 32bit wine

I have been trying to install wine on my 64bit Ubuntu 15.10 today and ran into some problems. I installed simply by running sudo apt-get install wine Now the issue is that I can't run the wine ...
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Wine video quality

Have a IPCamera client (Vstarcam Super Client) that is running under wine1.8-i386. The system is Lubuntu 14.04. I can't find intel-linux-graphics-installer_1.0.3_amd64.deb so running under stock (in ...
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Wine font scaling fails in MDI windows using higher DPI setting on Ubuntu 15.10

I'm using the application DNA Master for a class which looks like it's built as an MDI application on the MFC framework. For some reason font scaling doesn't seem to work properly in the embedded ...
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How do I get RMS Express to work in Wine/Ubuntu14.04

RMS Express is a free application from Winlink 2000 used in ham radio. It runs in XP and up. I have installed it under Wine 1.7 but components of the application do not run. Research shows it ...
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WINE 1.3 with Amazon Kindle

I am experiencing problems getting Wine/PlayOnLinux to work with my Amazon Kindle Account. Firstly, I installed Wine/PlayOnLinux downloaded Amazon for PC and Wine picked up the exe. After ...
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how to map joystick buttons to keyboard buttons using joy2key?

Tthere isn't much documentation on it i'm playing a game on wine and it don't detect a joystick so i want to use joy2key to map joystick buttons into keyboard buttons but cant figure out why exactly ...
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Wine problem: No such file or directory

When I try to launch wine it returns following message: /usr/cyrex/.wine: No such file or directory My account name is not even cyrex, and I tried to change WINEPREFIX, but it only works ...
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Winecfg doesn't run anymore on ubuntu 14.04

Winecfg doesn't launch anymore so my games either. I think it doesn't work since I changed the windows version on wine to windows 98 instead of windows xp. How can I change it please?
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How can I install games from disc on ubuntu playonlinux?

I'm sort of new to ubuntu and can't find any guides on how to install game discs on playonlinux. I have ubuntu 14.04 and a msi gtx 960 graphics card,I'm not sure if any of that matters (as I said I'm ...
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How do I install sketchup on ubuntu 15.10? [duplicate]

Trying to install sketchup 2016 on ubuntu 15.10 through wine, doesn't work.
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Running SRSRoot in 15.04 (.exe file)

So I installed SRSRoot on 15.04 with wine, and when I try to open with wine, it just loads for about 5-10 seconds and doesn't open. This has happened with a couple of other .exe files. What's causing ...
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I can't install i386 arch on ubuntu 14.04.3

I've the same problems with Trusty. Can I receive the commands to resolve my problem ? I can't install Skype, wine and all software with 386 libraries.(Always problems of depends). I'm sorry for my ...
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How do i use “Can YOU Run it”

I have used ubuntu for quiet some time now, but im having issues with this program i want to use. I recently build a new computer, and wanted to use ubuntu (because its great), the problem is, i want ...
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How to remove wine and its dependencies?

i want to remove wine1.7 from my Ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr. But when i typed in sudo apt-get purge wineit didn't worked i gives me package not installed so i typed sudo apt-get purge wine(tab)and it ...
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I have a problem with wine and games [closed]

I have a problem when I run games in Ubuntu system using Wine program After a period of time, there becomes a problem, Become a large screen size, and I can not return to a normal situation However, ...
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ttf-mscorefonts-installer Download Failure

I know there's already a lot of duplicates for this, but for some reason, I just can't get ttf-mscorefonts-installer to stop bugging me with the error message. I've followed the steps from here: ...
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How to install Wine 1.9 on Ubuntu 15.10?

I am not really a fan of stable branches and have moved to Wine 1.7 as soon as it spawned from Wine 1.6 and have been using it for years without a problem. So, now, as Wine 1.8 stable has been ...
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Cannot install Metatrader4 in Ubuntu 15 using wine

Has any body managed to install metatrader4 on ubuntu15 using wine? Because I have trouble installing it. Thanks,
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Errors when installing wine in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have followed the below procedures to install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa apt-get update apt-get install -y wine However, I see the below error messages: ...
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RingCentral on Ubuntu via Wine

I'm trying to get RingCentral for Windows, working. I've got it to install and load but I have a consistent crash that no amount of googling has been able to help me with: Distro: Ubuntu 15.10 wine ...
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Package dependency problems with broken packages but none listed to fix

I am trying to install wine on Ubuntu 15.04, I had it working before but I think something went wrong with 32 or 64 bit installations so I tried removing it to start again. Now I am trying to install ...
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Eternal question: How install Wine in Xubuntu 14.04.03 x64?

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) Recommends: winbind but it is not going to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you have ...
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i cannot install wine

I have tried this code: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa -y && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install wine But at late it shows these errors W: Failed to fetch ...
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I installed wine in order to use silverlight. uninstalling wine and silverlight 5.1

I installed wine in order to use silverlight. Now Software center doesn't run because I get a small message from some program installing silverlight 5.1. How can I unistall this and revert back to ...
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Wine stops working after switching open programs

I recently installed a few games with wine, which are only playable on Windows of course, but i noticed that whenever i want to switch between open programs (e.g. from Wine to Spotify, changing music ...
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Wine Photoshop CS6 broken fonts

I successfully installed and ran Adobe Photoshop CS6 on my Ubuntu 14.04 OS. However, fonts are broken. Some of fonts just have different style, while some are not displayed at all. screenshot Check ...
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How to completely delete Steam (Windows Version) from Ubuntu

Pretty new to Ubuntu so excuse the novice question, but I just deleted the Wine installed Steam from Ubuntu using #wine uninstaller on terminal, but the logos did not disappear, just want to check in ...
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Using modem drivers with Wine

I have modem that does not include drivers for Linux. I can connect to the internet via Network Manager but I can't call with it. So I tried to install modem drivers (which has *.exe extension and ...
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Its run wine without GUI?

I have a Ubuntu installation, which has no graphical interface. Use all the Putty as it is a vps. I want to install Wine to run a windows application in VPS. The application only needs to run a ...
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Fallout 3 wine crash

when starting a new game on fallout 3 I get this message Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x00000000 in 32-bit code (0x00addf7b). Register dump: CS:0023 SS:002b DS:002b ES:002b ...
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Keystrokes Delayed or Missing in SketchUP Under Wine

I am trying to use SketchUp 2016 Make under Wine 1.7. Keystrokes seem to be delayed or missing. For example after choosing the Move/Copy tool, pressing the Ctrl key to invoke the Copy function ...
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Performance Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS vs 15.10

I am running now on Windows 7, but i am thinking about going to Linux (Ubuntu), i have experiences only with debian (VPS) yet :) But i like Linux, so i would like to have Ubuntu as my primary desktop ...