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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MS Word error message under Wine HQ [duplicate]

I had installed MS Word through Wine on my Ubuntu Desktop. It work perfectly. But everytime when I run MS Word 07 I have error message. If close this a error window. Word still runs and works fine. ...
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Why does Wine give me error when I want to run psiphon

When I run the following command: wine '/var/www/psiphon.exe' I get the below error: fixme:storage:create_storagefile Storage share mode not implemented. err:mscoree:LoadLibraryShim error ...
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Wine can't load module p11-kit-trust.so

I'm in 13.10 64 bit and I've installed wine from the official repositories. Running wineboot or trying to install any .exe gets me the following message: p11-kit: couldn't load module: ...
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Problem with Libre Office in Ubuntu 13.04?

I dont have a printer, and I use Ubuntu 13.04. The problem is, I write in Libre Office writer. Whenever I take those files for a print out in a Computer cafe, they use MS office 2010 and all my ...
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Is wine installed?

I downloaded wine1.6 from winehq.org and did the following ./configure --enable-win64 --without-freetype make make install Now when I right click on .exe >open with wine windows program loader ...
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Failure to load swrast driver

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 (in a virtual box) and I need to run a recent flashplayer. For this, I am using Wine and this works for a normal user. I now need to do the same in my build server (Jenkins). I ...
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No matter what I think of trying Starcraft 1 refuses to run fullscreen

Everything I have thought of doing to try to get Starcraft 1 to run in fullscreen WITH DUAL MONITORS without wine disabling my monitor that isn't running the game has seemed to not work so far these ...
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Can't open .exe file on CD because it's read only

So I have this software CD for my Canon MX420 printer that I've been trying to install onto my computer. However, when I run the .exe setup file, it says I need to run the program as an administrator. ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 Wine Issues

I have successfully installed Wine to my laptop (it's a dinosaur from 2006 with 1 gig of RAM), and although I only use it because I am so poor that I can't afford a new laptop, I have a very ...
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Is it a good idea to install all things in winetricks?

As known, to run windows programs on wine we usually need to install additional components and stuff to make wine run it. I'm just thinking, why the pain? winetricks has a list of "libraries" (or ...
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How can I install a two disk game with Wine?

I would like to install Medieval II : Total War under wine. Everything goes well until I am prompted to install the second dvd-rom to finish the install. No matter what path I supply to the ...
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Netflix on Ubuntu

So I installed Netflix desktop, but that doesn't seem to work. When trying to play a video, it says I should install Silverlight. I installed it from that link, but it was version 5. When I checked ...
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Can I install 64 bit windows app in 32bit-Ubuntu using Wine?

I have a doubt that Will the wine(32bit) run a 64 bit Windows application.I didn't tried,but I have to install a Sony Vegas 12 PRO.If can please tell how. Answers maybe appreciated.
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Is possible to install Windows using Wine?

I'm trying to switch to windows 8 on a desktop computer. I purchased and downloaded the digital setup (wanted an installation disk but apparently it's unavailable), but it won't open! I have wine ...
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Steam install in wine not working [closed]

I know this isn't an Ubuntu specific problem but I am hoping I might find some help here from the Ubuntu Community who may have experienced this issue before. I know its possible to run steam ...
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Do drivers work if I install them on Windows?

Sorry if it sounds very, very stupid, but after changing touchpad settings with I don't remember which program, They didn't dissapeared after reinstalling different partitions and operation systems. ...
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How can I prevent wine from disabling/shutting off my “secondary” monitor?

I'm running my computer using dual monitors. As when I am gaming I call my right monitor my "primary" and my left the "secondary" because I've set my PC up to where fullscreen games load on my right ...
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How do I play CD games with ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have got 3 games that I really want to play on ubuntu, but I don't know how to get them working. So I recently found three games on CDs that I wanna play, when I put the disc in the cd-rom a cd ...
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Wine or Photoshop CS6 Error

Photoshop hataları yaşıyorum yardımcı olursanız sevinirim ileri derecede ingilizce bilmiyorum çeviri yapabilirim. Translated in English through http://translate.google.com/. "I'm glad if you help ...
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Readding the Wine submenu back into the main Application Launcher

So I've accidentally removed the "Wine" submenu required to access Wine (Windows) applications. (I'm running Xubuntu, so I'm using Xfce) How can I add it again.
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How can I run exe files in wine? [duplicate]

I can't seem to run an exe file in ubuntu 12.04. I don't have anything configured, and I'm a complete novice to Wine, so put it in layman terms.
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Wine 1.7.9 and Mono package

One day I installed wine 1.7.8 with mono and any game (also steam games) were working great. Few days ago my Linux broke completely so I had to reinstall it, then I updated nvidia drivers and wine ...
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PlayOnLinux cannot find Wine (though it is installed with POL)

Really strange, i use PlayOnLinux (POL) to install Wine 1.7.9, i rebooted my PC and when i try to open POL it says it can't find Wine, although it's listed under installed Wine versions. What do? ...
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Clearing OS Cache

I'm guessing that's what it is. I reinstalled Ubuntu and replaced my newly created home directory with my old home directory. Problem is, my new Ubuntu doesn't have XYZ program installed and when I ...
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Driver error, Audio video and Touchpad do not work

I have a new device Dell 3537 with AMD radeon graphics. I tried to install wine on my device, since I am not very good at using Terminal, I probably messed up with things there so now the touchpad and ...
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Install packages to /usr/bin

I want to physically separate my data (/home) folder from my root folder for reasons of available space on an SSD I just got. I still, however, want to put my installed programs (everything from g++ ...
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Install printer Lexmark X4690 (ubuntu 12.04)

I am using ubuntu 12.04, and tried to install a printer without sucess (Lexmark X4690) but it seems that this printer is no longer compatible as the last software available was to ubuntu 10, but did ...
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MonkeyJam Ubuntu Wine menu index out of range?

So I finally got monkeyjam working with winetricks and wine, but now when I start the camera capture window, I get an error saying "menu index out of range" I tested my webcam and it worked with ...
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How to share wine with other machine? [duplicate]

Guys I downloaded wine on my kubuntu, but now I want to share it with my friend.How can I do it? My friend has very slow internet connection, so he cannot download it by himself.Please help me.
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Can Filemaker Pro work on Ubuntu?

FileMaker Pro 12 (or any other version) work on Ubuntu? Or will I have to run a dual boot system in order to run these Windows programs?
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Installing CS6 products in Ubuntu

How would I install Adobe CS6 products in Ubuntu painlessly. In other words, how would I use PlayOnLinux to install adobe products. The ones I use are Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, AE, and ...
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Wine won't let me run League of Legends [closed]

The wine windows crashes right away after it opens. (I see the blue screen of the Wine virtual environment, but after a few seconds it gets shut without saying anything.)
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Problems after sudo apt-get remove wine*

I couldn't get Netflix Desktop to launch, so I though about reinstalling Wine (since there had been a hiccup in the installation of Netflix Desktop and reinstalling it wouldn't make it launch) and ...
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how to install 3Ds Max (version 2014) on ubuntu 13.04

Hell guys. I want to install 3Ds Max on my ubuntu (13.04). I have to install it on wine but I dont Know what packages have to install for install it. can anybody help me?
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Is there a workaround to view Adobe Access (DRM) flash videos on any browser?

Ubuntu 13.04 Google Chrome 31.0.1650.57 (Official Build 235101) OS Linux JavaScript V8 3.21.18.7 Flash 11.9.900.152 When I try to watch xfinitytv shows via streaming (specifically homeland - ...
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Games do not display on steam account

I have just installed 64bit Ubuntu 12.04, and steam. The games I have payed for previously do not show up in my library. The heading of Linux games, there is 0. The heading of all games there is 0. I ...
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Convert TuxGuitar Drum Track to Addictive Drums

The scenario: Use TuxGuitar in Ubuntu 12.04 to Compose a Guitar Track and a Drum (Percussion) Track Practice song on Guitar while listening to TuxGuitar play the track(s) through the Gervill MIDI ...
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Wine won't install on fresh Ubuntu 13.10 64bit

I am running a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy on a Lenovo Thinkpad L512 laptop. When I try to install Wine I get the following error: root@gandalf:~# apt-get install wine Reading package ...
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Can I use wine to run all the windows programs? [duplicate]

Hi I' am using both windows and linux on a dual boot! Now i see that windows eats up more disk(c:) space than linux. So, i was planning to remove windows & before that i would like to know if all ...
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Wine Question Please [duplicate]

I am brand new to Kubuntu 13.10 and wanted to know exactly now do I install Wine on my Kubuntu system, please. I am thinking of switching over from Windows to Linux. I would appreciate a step by ...
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Is wine a good thing to have [closed]

I was just wondering if wine really is a program that I should have? There are many programs for linux as it is getting more popular and I am not sure how much of a liability for viruses and such wine ...
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Trying to run Windows version of steam in WINE… to no avail

I used to use two versions of steam, the Linux version and the windows version run through WINE. After re-installation on a new machine, this no longer works. WINE hits a critical error and needs to ...
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Need Help Installing Steam With Wine (Bug)

When I try to install steam with wine and winetricks, its only says : Checksum for /home/viktor/.cache/winetricks/steam/SteamInstall.msi did not match, retrying download And : sha1sum mismatch! ...
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Errors in photoshops cs6 in wine

I usually meet the errors that shown below when use photoshop cs6, especially typing step backward several times.and I have to focus close it and restart the program ,This was a bad experience. I ...
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make sure that you have the appropriate privileges to create this folder. (0x2) error

Since the last few days WINE is not running well (it worked for me before). When I try to install something(Photoshop/winamp) it says folder 'C:\windows' could not be created make sure that you have ...
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WINE & Nvidia resolution

I am having issues running games on Wine. In Ubuntu my native resolution is 1600x900 and I have the Nvidia 3.19 drivers, yet when games load under Wine (version 1.7) they default to 1028x768 ...
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Syntax Error. Open .exe with wine

So what i wanna do is load an .exe with wine. Steam.exe, cause i wanna try to install windows game. Its window location is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\Steam.exe See what i tried, and watch the ...
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Steam? Ubuntu 12.04? Windows? Wine? Play onLinux?

ok i have playonlinux downloaded and steam downloaded as well. i bought a windows game from the steam store and im trying to create a virtual disk to install and play? can anyone assist me please? ...
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Diablo III Play On Linux

I'm using the PlayOnLinux program to install Diablo III on my Ubuntu 12.04 OS. I get to a point where it says Please wait while vcrun2008 sp1 x86 is installed... It then stays at this point ...
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Xlib: extension “GLX” missing on display “:0” [closed]

I am trying to run Skyrim under Wine. I requested help in the Wine forum, and they told me it wasn't a wine problem and directed me here. I have tried running it with and without nvidia-current and ...