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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Ubuntu 15.04 PlayOnLinux Evernote can't edit notes

Just installed Ubuntu 15.04 (yes, I know that I'm a slowpoke). On Ubuntu 14.10 I was using Evernote via POL and everything was OK. Now I have a weird problem. Everything is synced. I can see a list ...
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Game isn't running full screen Wine

I installed Ubuntu and Need For Speed Most Wanted using PlayOnLinux Wine version 1.6.2 I chose my screen resolution (1280x1024) in game and winecfg but when i'm playing window is leaving a gap on ...
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PlayOnLinux - League of Legends won't start game

I recently installed Ubuntu on my laptop (14.04.3). Yesterday I installed League of Legends via PlayOnLinux. I am not saying "tried to install", because it installed and patched perfectly fine, and ...
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Runtime Error ´380´ Invalid Property Value on Wine

Im trying to run the .exe file (a software for hospital) but it shows Runtime Error ´380' Invalid Property Value. And the one thing that also happens when im going to execute it, the resolution of the ...
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Can we install windows wacom driver for CTH300 and use via wine

Seems like no support in ubuntu for wacom bamboo as evident from here How to get Bamboo Pad working on Ubuntu 14.04, and all the suggested workarounds only allowed the pointer movement. So can we ...
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Programs Under Wine Can't See COM Ports

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 and when I do an ls of /dev/ttyS* I see there are 32 ports automatically created by the system at boot up. However when I start programs under Wine ( instructions to install ...
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How do I set Windows programs to open with Wine as opposed to Mono?

Instead of opening with Wine, windows programs are opening with Mono. I could fiddle around using my knowledge of the system but I'd rather not. What do I need to do to get things back to normal? ...
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Symbolic Link Between USB and COM Port

I want to use a Windows based scan tool under Wine on Ubuntu 14.04. I'm following these instructions to get it set up, but when I try to create the symbolic link ( step 7 ) I get an error: ln -s ...
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Wine performance slows when running .exe multiple times

I'm using Wine to run a surface water model (.exe) with Ubuntu 14.04. I have a shell script that runs the model 1000 times, passing different input directories like so: wine PRZM5.exe ...
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Wine Mono closes on some functions

I may be confusing a few things here, but for definition, I believe that Mono is a program/plug-in in Wine that allows me to run dotnet (as in C.Net) programs. I have been given a dotNet Program ...
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How to connect to a MSSQL server using a C# coded application from Ubuntu 14.04?

I have installed an application (written in C#) on Ubuntu 14.04 using WINE. The application user interface is working perfectly. But this application needs to connect to a MSSQL server automatically. ...
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Manually Installing Wine-Ubuntu_Vivid_amd64

I'm trying to manually install Wine 1.6.2 in Ubuntu 15.04(Vivid). I have the main package: wine_1.6.2-0ubuntu8.1_amd64.deb and when I want to install it, it gives error: Dependency not satisfiable: ...
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Error installing Wine 1.7 [closed]

sudo apt-get install wine1.7 The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.7 : Depends: binfmt-support (>= 1.1.2) but it is not installable Depends: wine1.7-i386 (= ...
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How to install Wine on Ubunto 15.04 running off a live USB?

The only thing keeping me from switching to Linux from Windows 10 is not being able to run my Windows software like Battlefront 2, FarCry 3, and Adobe Photoshop CS6. I want to test Wine but every time ...
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Font issue with MT4 and Ubuntu 14.04

There was a post before about installing MetaTrader 4 on Ubuntu Answer to follow but was wondering if my issue is different. I did copy over the Wingding font to get the smiley face in the top right ...
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error in installing internet explorer using ies4linux on ubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to install internet explorer using ies4linux based on official document. after extracting ies4linux and run it I face a gui which I can select a version of internet explorer but after ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 hangs after/during login

I am using Kubuntu 15.04 on my PC. The system worked fine until it broke a few days ago. I was creating some data file backup copying files from one data disk to another data disk (the linux system ...
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Rise of Nations with PlayOnLinux and Wine

I installed Rise of Nations Extended Edition with PlayOnLinux. I followed instructions from 3 sites on the configuration, but nothing worked. When I select debug it prints this out: [10/05/15 ...
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Can't install dotnet40 using winetricks

I can't manage to install Dotnet 4.0 using Winetricks : export WINEARCH=win32 winetricks dotnet40 ------------------------------------------------------ wine cmd.exe /c echo '%ProgramFiles%' returned ...
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Cannot install Wine, error message is not descriptive of the problem

When I try to install wine, this happens: sudo apt-get install wine Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package wine is not available, but ...
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Different versions of Wine

Sorry if this is a duplicate, but can you guys please help me out? I noticed that there are four different "Wine" programs in the Ubuntu Software Centre. "Microsoft Windows Compatability Layer ...
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Full-screen Wine with cheese or guvcview

My question is pretty simple. If I am running a fullscreen application under Wine (let's say, a game), how can I make sure that a webcam previewer such as guvcview or cheese stays on top and sticks ...
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unmet dependencies on MATE 15.04

I'm trying to install software for my contour roam2 camera. They don't support Linux so I'm trying to install this http://vulcho.com/contourconfig/#install-contourconfig then I get this: Some ...
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How to install .net framework 3.5 on wine?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I want to use Multicharts,a windows application using wine. Multicharts requires .net framework 3.5. Is it possible to install. I have 64 bit OS. I found code below on ...
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wine doesn't find gecko or mono packages

This is discussed already here: mono package for wine and the ideas there seems to help some people. But I have not enough reputation to comment there. I have installed wine1.7 and all the ...
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Installing Solidworks 2015 on Ubuntu 15.04 with wine

I am trying to install SolidWorks 2015 on Ubuntu 15.04 with wine 1.6, and it seems to run the installer, but when the installer opens, what looks like a windows warning box pops up with no content. If ...
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DirectX vs OpenGL

We can run DirectX by using wine and OpenGL natively. So questions is: What is the exact version of OpenGL equivalent to DirectX (ex. 11, 12 etc) can we compare like this?
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How do I go back to the “microsoft agreement” page when downloading Unity Web Player?

I tried to download Unity Web Player so I could play a couple of games on the web. However, when I got to the "Microsoft agreement" part, I didn't know what to do and accidentally closed the konsole ...
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How to assign an specific letter to an specific partition under Wine

I use Lubuntu 15.04 and I have an internal hard disk drive with two partitions: first partition to all the Lubuntu system and all the software I have. Second partition to all my data (documents, ...
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wine cmd.exe /c echo '%ProgramFiles%' returned empty string

I am using Playonlinux and im trying to use winetricks to install a dll in one of my POL prefixes. I do: WINEPREFIX=/home/user/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/giffmegames/ winetricks and get wine cmd.exe ...
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Hybrid graphic driver nvidia low resolution mode. and wine not working

I m new to ubuntu. I have Dell Inspiron 3442 with dual graphics Intel Haswell and Nvidia 820m. I installed Nvidia 352 driver prime along with xorg that came installed by default. At some times after ...
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Error trying to run game through wine from external hard drive

when I try to launch an app using Wine from my external hard drive, I get this: A zip file containing the crash report was generated in: C:\users\username*\Temp\Filename*
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A little help with a Wine shortcut

I've created desktop shortcuts to some Wine (Windows) software I still have to use. But, I couldn't get an specific one works. It is a Windows software (a multimedia visual and aural presentation of ...
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Wine installation problem Ubuntu14.04 64bit

I am having trouble installing wine in Ubuntu 14.04, 64-bit. Here is what i have tried. 1) Terminal sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa -y sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install wine ...
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Issue while executing msi file with wine

I am facing one issue while installing msi file.Below is error: $wine msiexec /i openvpn--2.0.1.200.msi fixme:storage:create_storagefile Storage share mode not implemented. ...
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I want to play cricket 2002 using wine or play on Linux? [duplicate]

I want to play one specific game EA sports Cricket 2002 using wine or play on Linux,This game runs properly only in Windows 98 or Windows XP .Do anyone knows on which particular wine version I can ...
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how to install python3 in wine?

How can we install python3 in wine for 32bit ubuntu ? Using winetricks python2.7 is possible but my app is written in python3 I don't have windows to test my application so I am going this hard ...
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Installer in WINE can't find `C:\users\myusername\Temp\_is6da.tmp`

I am attempting to install a program for a class using WINE, but during installation, the installer tries to use a file in C:\users\anson\Temp\_is6da.tmp (or with a different string of hex digits at ...
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Program refuses to install in wine, telling me that “the operating system is not adequate”

I am attempting to install a program for a class using WINE, but during installation the installer detects that it is running in an environment other than Windows 7/8/10, and refuses to install. How ...
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game audio not working in Wine Ubuntu 14.04 lts

I have recently migrated from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Everything works perfectly except for some things. I have successfully installed the two games I play often on Windows. Call of Duty World ...
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Problem with Adobe Audition 1.5 (running under Wine)

I'd had always been using Adobe Audition 1.5 (software created to Windows), and now I use it with Lubuntu through Wine. I use it on my Sony Vaio laptop and my Lenovo desktop. My problem is since two ...
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Controller input not being received in Wine

In Wine, I have a drive set up through POL that contains Steam and Rocket League. In the game, even though the controller is recognized by evtest, no input is received. I installed xinput for Wine and ...
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Wine1.7 Partially Working With Eve Online

Since there were some updates to my machine I haven't been able to launch Eve Online into the game any more. I can load the login screen from the launcher, and even log in, but then when the game is ...
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Wine 1.7 on Chromebook will not start

I have an Acer Chromebook C720 (Intel). I am running the KDE version of trusty under crouton. All of my Linux apps run without a problem. I have previously installed Wine on a Dell machine with ...
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How to install RapidTyping Tutor 5 in Ubuntu 12.04?

Previously, I tried installing RapidTyping Tutor 5 using Wine with default settings. The installation went fine. But I can't open it. An error screen pops up which includes "The program ...
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How disable key while specific program is running?

When I'm running a game with Play on Linux and I accidentally hit the Super key, it always opens the unity launcher and crashes my game. How can I prevent this, by disabling the super key for this ...
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Wine Installation conflict with Ardour / Jack

i tried to install wine via the software center (version wine1.6 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) and console. In both cases wine wants to uninstall Ardour, Jack, Rosegarden and a few more. How can i install wine ...
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Browsing through Windows drives would run Wine

I've set Wine to open up as a window. While in Lubuntu, there are cases when I'm browsing through my Windows files (I'm not running anything yet) then Wine pops up, then closes. No visible program is ...
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Is it possible to install Safari on Ubuntu 14.04?

I would like to debug a browser compatibility issue with Safari. I don't have a Mac and Windows. I am interested if its still possible to install Safari on Ubuntu 14.04. I've tried using Wine 1.6.2 by ...
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PlayOnLinux Adobe Air requires a version that is not available

Can anyone help me. I am trying to run League of Legends with PlayOnLinux, but whenever I try to click Launch button, the message just pops up: This app requires a version of Adobe Air which cannot be ...