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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Game is working, but not display

I'm fresh Ubuntu user. Installed newest Wine and EU4. When I start EU4.exe, launcher is totally black, but if you go on the place, where usually button is, game is loading. I hear the sound, mouse ...
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Need for Speed Most Wanted not working after update from ubuntu 14.04 to 16.04

The game was working great on Ubuntu 14.04 but after upgrading to 16.04, it doesn't work anymore. Here's the backtrace Unhandled exception: invalid float operation in 32-bit code (0x7eb11542). ...
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ubuntu will not let me update nor run files [on hold]

whenever i download any file it opens it in the archive manager instead of running it. also whenever i try to download a software update it asks me for my password then doesnt download it.
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Cannot install wine1.6 or playonlinux

i have went through every question related to this and none of them worked for me. for wine i keep getting The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-amd64 (= 1:...
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How to install vst plugins with wine

I have FL studio 10 installed on my PC through wine and it works perfect. The pre-installed vst's work but any I install (sylenth1, nexus2 and pianoteq) don't work. I have massive installed and it ...
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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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Wine - Every time page fault occurs while installing gecko. [on hold]

Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x00000000 in 32-bit code (0x01331a82). Register dump: CS:0023 SS:002b DS:002b ES:002b FS:0063 GS:006b EIP:01331a82 ESP:0033e8b8 EBP:0017361c EFLAGS:...
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How do I install .net Framework 4.0 updates

Good day, Hope someone can help. I have installed Wine on Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 after which I tried to install a Windows application. The application requires .net 4 and actually installs it. But it ...
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How to install PhpStorm in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I have a JetBrains PhpStorm 7.1 and I want to install it in Ubuntu 14.04 so I installed wine for windows compatibility and I run PhpStorm-7.1.exe then it was successfully installed (I guess). But when ...
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cannot install wine on elementary os [on hold]

I,am new to Linux and just installed Elementary os. Now I want to install wine but get this message: Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional software ...
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repository dotnet40 is not working for COD BO 2

please help: env WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX="/media/xxx/DATA/Games/CODBO2" winetricks dotnet40 output like this: wine cmd.exe /c echo '%ProgramFiles%' returned empty string even i'm installing ...
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Can't get wine+gallium9 to work properly on lubuntu

I am unable to get the gallium + wine package (ppa:commendsarnex/winedri3) to work on my absolutely fresh lubuntu system (reinstalled 50 minutes ago after unsuccessfully trying to edit xorg.conf led ...
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Kindle for PC via Wine

I've been checking out all the free books on Amazon and I really want to get the Kindle PC program running on my computer so I can download, read, and manage my e-books. I realize that Calibre can be ...
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Wine Install - Do I need Mono, Gecko, etc

I just did a wine Install on Ubuntu 16.04 and got the dialogue "We can install Mono and Gecko but recommend you do it the proper way". I hit the cancel button figuring I'll install them later. Do I ...
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Steam isn't displaying after running [Kubuntu] [duplicate]

Steam won't run properly, it just shows up at the bottom panel for a few seconds then disappears and there's not even an icon next to the tab. No window comes up. I have WINE & winetricks ...
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(steamwebhelper.exe error) Nothing but library [Windows Steam using Wine] - Kubuntu

When I run the Windows version of Steam on Kubuntu, the only thing I can view and use is the library and the friend list, News is blank and all the other pages load forever. How do I get the other ...
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Xen vs Dual-Boot for Games

friends! I'm using Ubuntu for making games, browsing net and anything I could ever do and I really like it. However, there is a little problem. My favourite game series Resident Evil doesn't run well ...
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Installing Wine on Ubuntu 16.04 64 bit

I firstly added arch (i see i made a mistake) to install wine on Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit. Then, after adding a repository i ran apt-get install wine-staging Got this: The following packages have unmet ...
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Ubuntu 16.10 failed to startup after login [on hold]

1 hour ago ubuntu 16.10 successfully install to my computer without error but after wine was installed and trying to play NBA 2k14, only black screen displayed to my screen monitor so after 5 minutes ...
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Windows Internet Explorer through Wine

I've downloaded the install files for IE 11 hoping it would load pages on Windows Steam because I'm having steamwebhelper.exe issues (more on that here: (steamwebhelper.exe error) Nothing but library [...
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How to install wine in ubuntu 16.04?

I'm unable to install wine in ubuntu 16.04. sudo apt-get install wine is giving me this error Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation ...
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wine staging 1.9.7 not run application after compilation

I have download normal wine(1.9.7) and then apply wine staging patch on it(v1.9.7). Then compile wine. And then If I install any application then it show me below things only. fixme:winediag:...
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Installing 32-bit Wine 1.7.19 on 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I'm having a bad time trying to install 32-bit version of Wine 1.7.19 on a 64-bit version of Ubuntu 14.04. I've got through all the questions related to that on AskUbuntu but I haven't found a working ...
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integrate wine menu bars with ubuntu

I've seen that it is possible to integrate Java swing menu bars with unity here. Is there anyway to do the same with windows applications running with wine?
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Running Adobe Dreamweaver on Ubuntu

Is it possible to run Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 on Ubuntu 14.04 having installed it on windows 7 if I'm dual booting?
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Playonlinux - Steam games won't launch

I'm running Ubuntu gnome 14.04. I installed Steam through Playonlinux and everything went fine. I installed some windows games through Steam. When I click 'play' to launch the game, I get a window ...
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How can i install .exe files of windows 7 or more in ubuntu?

I want to run/install .exe files that require Windows 7 or higher in Wine on Ubuntu. When I try to install a specific .exe file on Wine, it says Windows version is not supported! You can ...
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Installing Adobe Illustrator CC via Wine (PlayOnLinux)

I am running a 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 dist trying to install Adobe Illustrator CC (64-bit). The following image below illustrates where it jams in the installation process when installing via PlayOnLinux....
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How to apply patch to Ableton 9 Live Suite (.auz file)?

I'm just getting started with Ubuntu here, so please bear with me :) I installed Ableton 9 Live Suite using PlayOnLinux, and I cannot apply the patch. The patch maker I downloaded generates a .auz ...
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How to load Autocad 2013 onto Ubuntuvia Wine

Have recently switched from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 16.04 so please pardon me if technically the question is imperfect, am still learning. Need to load Autocad (from the Wine compatibility list -...
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Using Wine on Ubuntu 14.01 to download quicken not working, says can not be installed on xp

I Have a Lenovo T410 with Ubuntu 14.04 operating system. I have Quicken 2016 (Software) on a disk. I downloaded Wine, then put in the cd and went to the download folder right clicked and clicked on ...
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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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How to get Stamina 2.5 to run under Ubuntu 16.04 using Wine (or not?)

I've been trying to install Stamina Typing Tutor 2.5 (using Wine) in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and haven't been successful. I couldn't get it to work in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS either, even after installing mfc42.dll....
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Wine-staging won't work — Ubuntu Mate 16.04 LTS

I tried to update wine since the old 1.6x version that is preinstalled in Ubuntu is quite outdated. I removed the old wine installation and installed the latest staging one following this guide After ...
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How to create a shortcut to start a Windows application with Wine?

How do I create a shortcut to start a Windows application with Wine? For example I have Notepad++: /media/DATA/Progs/Notepad++/notepad++.exe and I would like to have a shortcut to it on the ...
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Access USB device From Wine

Is it possible to run a Windows application on Wine which accesses a USB device. Exactly I need to access a Zena ZigBee Gateway and protocol analyzer from microchip.
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Running Masterwork Dwarf Fortress under Linux

I downloaded package with MDF from here: http://dffd.bay12games.com/file.php?id=8639 Everything works under Linux except of Masterwork Dwarf Fortress.exe - GUI needed to configure numerous settings ...
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Unable to locate package netflix-desktop after trying every other code [duplicate]

I am trying to run Netflix as a desktop app after installing pipelight and wine. I've also used the ppa:ehoover/compholio and still get the error: E: Unable to locate package netflix-desktop. ...
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How to view installed wine apps to launch them?

I am unable to locate my wine applications in ubuntu, while in lubuntu I have seen a menu option of wine where it shows all the applications installed in wine, is there any way I can view list of ...
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gksu doesn't show the installed program folders into wine folder

I use Ubuntu Studio 16.04 LTS. I tried to edit some specific parameters of an specific Windows software (which must be used with Wine), so I used gksu to open the ".wine" folders with root privileges ...
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How compatible is Wine with Windows as of today?

Observation shows that some Windows softwares run perfectly on Wine and some just fail miserably. Rather than trying them out randomly, I wanted to create a place where we can have some ideas about ...
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Playonlinux error: “please install python before trying to run this program”

I've been trying to run playonlinux, but I keep getting an error that tells me to install python. Seems like it is clashing with a recently installed version of Enthought Canopy. Various googled ...
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3d rendering and winedebug wgl

I have some problems with 3d rendering on Wine: the screen blinks and many characters appear randomly on the scren. Following this link, I entered WINEDEBUG=+wgl wine my_3d_app.exe in the terminal ...
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Adding application to “Open with..” doesnt open the file but only application in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have installed cavaj decompiler using wine on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and to automatically open .class files with cavaj i added in mimeapps.list this line application/x-java=Cavaj.desktop; and added ...
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How to fix sound effects in Sonic Adventure 2 using Steam and Playonlinux

I bought a Humble Sonic Bundle and got a lot of sonic games. I enjoyed playing Sonic Adventure DX but when I tried to play Sonic adventure two after installing the components XACT and dotnet20 from ...
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cannot download files using other download manager besides browser built in

i cant download anyfiles with other download manager such as uget and idm(wine) i've tried integrate them with flashgot and it just cant start the download, in uget's case : time keeps running but ...
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Wine Error Window Popping Up Without Further Issues

I can run Wine apps without issues. But each time starting them up I keep getting two of the same Wine error windows ("The program (unidentified) has encountered ... and needs to close. We are sorry ...
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Pivot Animator 4.2 Installation with Wine - Error: Unable To Execute File In Temp Directory

I'm trying to Install Pivot Animator 4.2. When I run the setup with Wine, I get the following message: Unable to execute file in temp directory. Setup Aborted Error:5 Access Denied Execution in ...
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How to ensure Wine does not auto run .exe files?

I want to install Wine only for running a program, but I don't want to open any other Windows file (for security). Is it possible to ensure Wine does not execute .exe files automatically? Thank you.
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How do I create a 32-bit WINE prefix?

How do I create a 32-bit Wine prefix on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit?