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 do I use Netflix with Xubuntu 14.4?

I recently ran into a issue with watching Netflix on my current version of Xubuntu 14.4. I have tried to use WINE and other ways through the terminal but have failed. Any advice? Thanks.
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Run Photoshop CC through wine

I have a version of Photoshop CC installed on a Windows partition, but when run through wine, I get this error: I've tried migrating the install over to my wine drive_c, but running the photoshop ...
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wine and java silent install

I am creating a bash script for my home pc. All other installs are ok but wine1.7 and oracle-java-8-installer are prompting for an 'ok' or 'accept'. How do I avoid this? I am installing from ppa's
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error when installing Wine

when installing wine, I have a problem with this step,I dont know how to continue running program , I has got stuck in this step,I have searched this error on google but I have found nothing. Any ...
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Evernote notes are all the same (Wine Xubuntu)

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 (XFCE) with Wine running Evernote 5. When I open up Evernote, I can't edit notes! Firstly, when I click on a note, the one displayed is not the one I clicked on, but rather the ...
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Initial error in wine [duplicate]

I wanted to install Microsoft office on Ubuntu 15.10 so I installed wine but it runs with an error. I also tried PlayOnLinux and installed Microsoft Office Word 2010, again with some errors. However I ...
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How can I allow IP addresses of my LAN and block IP addresses of WAN like Tmeter software?

How can I do this without software like Tmeter? Is there any software like Tmeter for Linux? I was going to use Tmeter by using Wine but an error occurred: error If I play OK Help me please, I'...
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Print format deformation

I wrote a program on .NET 3.5 with c#. The program creates and saves a formatted text file in working folder. With printpreview controller I display and print on windows platform. But when I run the ...
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Disable alt+e, alt+f, etc shortcuts

I am using 14.04. I tried steps covered here: How do I modify or disable the HUD's use of the Alt key? Tapping alt have no effect, but still alt+e opens Edit menu from navigation bar, alt+f opens ...
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Software Installation Not Working (apt-get)

I'm new to Ubuntu and I'd like to ask a quick question... I've tried many methods and my problem hasn't been solved since. I have tried to install wine ever since I stated up Ubuntu 12.04 LTS by ...
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Cannot Remove Microsoft Office 2007 icons

I tried to install MS Office 2007 through Wine. Now that I have uninstalled Wine, and when I search the term "word", the Microsoft Office Word Icon still appears. How do I remove it completely from my ...
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playonlinux installation error

I was trying to install playonlinux on ubuntu 15.10 64-bit, so that I could install adobe ps cc. I have already installed wine from the software center, but I got some errors, here I am attaching the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 nvidia-352 can't install wine

Ubuntu NVIDIA can't install wine I am using Ubuntu 14.04, 64 Bit with NVIDIA GTX 750 TI GPU. boby@hon-pc-01:~ $ glxinfo | grep -i opengl OpenGL vendor string: NVIDIA Corporation OpenGL renderer ...
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Unmet dependencies installing WineHQ in Kubuntu

Probably you are already hurrying to flag this as a duplicate of some question, however I have tried things from a lot of posts and I have no way to solve my issue. Basically, I am trying to install ...
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Creating wine shortcuts on 15.10: how to hide from desktop but not from launcher?

So I followed a previous answer to successfully create a shortcut to a Wine application. I want to hide the desktop icon but still show the launcher icon. I deleted the my-app.desktop from the Desktop ...
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Cannot install Metrader 4 with Wine on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install metatrader 4 but every time the installation process hangs up while trying to download the necessary files from internet. Seems that it cannot access at internet at all... why? ...
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Running Crusader Kings II with wine, some textures are wrong

I'm using wine to run Crusader Kings II, and it works pretty much perfectly, except that some of the countries on the map are the wrong color. The most prominent example is France, which is a dark ...
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wine install hangup on Ubuntu 14.04

I get this Eula message that I cannot get past: ┌─────────────────┤ Configuring ttf-mscorefonts-installer ├─────────────────┐ │ ...
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Itunes Wine installation

Has anyone actually been able to run Itunes on Ubuntu 14? And If so what version Itunes did you use. I cannot run as far back as 11.4.0 it says windows error 126. Or it shows a blank Itunes ...
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Installing MS Office in Ubuntu 15.10 with PlayOnLinux with setup.exe

I have MS office 2007 without a CD, with setup.exe. When installed using Wine, there are problems with MSXML (probably just as here), so I have tried PlayOnLinux. But it always requires CD and this ...
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Adobe photoshop on ubuntu

I've successfully installed photoshop cs6 extended using this tutorial. My only problem is that I can't drag and drop images in photoshop. Common solutions available online is to uncheck run as ...
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Wine - Age of Empires II running awfully

My laptop (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) with 2.4 Ghz single core processor and 2Gb of Ram is struggling to Run Age of Empires II, considering the required specs of AOE2 are beyond met I presume that it's Wine ...
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How to set time and date in a windows application installed with wine in Ubuntu 15.10

I'm new in this site, and new with Ubuntu, always have to visit wiki's to know how to do some things with Ubuntu. I've installed a Windows application made with Visual Basic 6.0 in Ubuntu with help ...
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Wine Not Working ! Error : Invalid directory prefix32 in WINEPREFIX: not an absolute path

I am using 64-Bit Linux, and when I Try to open an exe file from command line by the command wine somefile.exe I get an error which says: wine: invalid directory prefix32 in WINEPREFIX: not an ...
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Installing Windows 7 on Ubuntu via USB (without boot screen available!)

I have this nagging issue with my laptop. I have been googeling and searching for an answer but with no luck. I am currently using it right now on Ubuntu 15.10 but I would like to switch to Windows 7. ...
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Can't load MT4 thru wine or playonlinux. Router vs proxy

I'm trying to install MT4 using either wine or playonlinux & not successful with either. When I start the MT4 installer file, a dialog box appears indicating it is starting to download the package ...
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How to install pip on wine?

I fail to install pip by: # install wine and python sudo apt-get install wine winetricks winetricks python # try to install pip winetricks pip BTW, there is no pip.exe under Python26/Scripts. ~/....
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Wine help on 15.10

I have looked into the question suggestions and haven't found an answer yet. So I am going to ask. I am trying to install Wine and have tried both the Software Center and Terminal methods. I keep ...
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Wine XNA device name is not valid

I'm trying to run a XNA based game (Bastion, the GOG version) on wine but with no luck. I tried the configuration of winehq but with no luck. I also tried several different versions of wine (the ...
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How to fix wine-staging missing error when installing pipelight on 15.10 (x64)

I'm trying to install pipelight on ubuntu 15.10 x64 using this guide but I'm stuck on this error: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi Pakketlijsten worden ingelezen... Klaar ...
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Software center claims that winetricks installed but it doesn't show up in apps

I installed Wine (meta-package) which also installed Winetricks, but when I search winetricks in the dash, it doesn't show up. The only thing that comes up is uninstall wine software.
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PlayOnLinux Error in POL_Wine

PlayOnLinux Error when installing League of Legends Error in POL_Wine Wine seems to have crashed If your program is running, just ignore this message PlayOnLinux League of Legends Debug Text: -----...
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Wine - Incompatible Operating System [duplicate]

So I installed Wine on my machine to use smartflix on ubuntu, but I keep getting this error saying "incompatible operating system: This program cannot run on Windows XP or before; it requires a later ...
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WoW add-ons ubuntu 15.10

so I recently started playing World of Warcraft again, and am trying to get add-ons to work. What I have done so far is found the add-ons folder for WoW in wine, and extracted the add-on I wanted to ...
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Ubuntu Desktop Problem - Org.gtk.vfs.Daemon Error

I installed standard Ubuntu 14.04 LTS about a fortnight ago and everything has been working fine. Yesterday I installed Wine via the standard package manager and then installed a simple windows exe ...
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Cant install wine (from PPA) it gives me the following error

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine : Depends: wine1.6 or wine1.8 but it is not going to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
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Running Windows .bat file on Wine CMD

Can anyone make this batch (.bat) file run on Wine CMD?? http://www39.zippyshare.com/v/edG8msF3/file.html On Windows when i run it normaly it id displaying this text what is good: Voer programmalink ...
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Where can I find program installed throught wine

I install WineHq and I install my Photoshop using right-click on install file and I install but I don't know now how I run my Photoshop. I don't see any shortcut. In opt I have folder wine-devel.
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How to open Photoshop Installed on Kubuntu using Wine?

I have just finished installing Photoshop on Kubuntu post wine installation. It had shown successful installation status. From where can I open photoshop now? Command line or GUI doesn't show it up.
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Wine runs explorer.exe instead of app

I installed the Windows version of Steam in Wine, and for the most part it works. But I bought Worms Armageddon and installed it, but when I try to run it, I just get the Wine Explorer, like below. I ...
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Wine Libraries Winetricks

I needed MS Office so I installed Office2010 through Wine (not Play on Linux). The first time I did so, I installed the following libraries: vcrun2008 dotnet20 dotnet40 msxml6 riched20 riched30 ...
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(Ubuntu 15.10 64 Bit) Similar errors when running wine/steam/aapt - newline unexpected, expecting “)”

I'm getting some similar errors while running aapt from Android-Studio, Running wine via playonlinux (haven't tried normal wine yet) or when trying to install steam. Perhaps with other programs as ...
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(Ubuntu 15.10 64bit) Missing :i386 dependencies libglib2 and libgtk2

when I try to install certain 32bit programs like in this case Wine, from the Software Center or from the WineHQ repository, or for example PCSX2 I get errors for missing dependencies. When I try to ...
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How to open my external hard drive, which is locked by password.exe file in ubuntu?

i recently installed ubuntu and am learning a lot of new things. I have an external hard drive (HD-PZU3 ministation) and it is password protected. Before I can navigate the drive, I have to run the ...
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Problem in installing WiFi External LAN from Installer CD to PC, O/S Ubuntu 12.04 32 Bit

Unable to Install from the Installation CD, software of a WiFi LAN Card of MediaTek USB 2.0 -- 802.11N, by WINE application "Wine Windows Programe Loader or Q4 Wine". It shows an Error Message "...
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No internet in WINE 1.6.2 under Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to install Metatrader under Wine. The program setup continually requests proxy settings. My broker tells me this shouldn't happen, and is a problem on my end. Here is what I have tried to ...
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Confining wine and windows apps to ~/.wine using apparmor

I'm trying to write an apparmor profile to protect against windows malware run via wine. As I understand it, unless wine is run as root, it's not possible for windows apps to modify system files, but ...
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Problem istalling wine. Dependancies not met

Ok, guys I have a big problem installing wine. I gave read every ask ubuntu I could find on the matter I have not found a solution to my problem. Is there anything else I can do? user@user:~$ sudo ...
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Counter strike on wine slows down Ubuntu

I installed Ubuntu 15.10 it works properly after installing. when i install counter strike on wine software after that Ubuntu get slow down . when i starting ubuntu after login page , it take few ...
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Installing Nikon ViewNX-i via wine?

When I run the installer program via Wine I get an error massage that "This program does not run on your version of Windows". I tried all the different Windows versions in the Wine configuration ...