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 install the Overdrive lending library program on Wine?

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr Wine 1.6.2 Windows Installer (msiexec) 4.5.6001.22299 Overdrive Media Console is a Windows application running on Windows XP SP3 or later. Overdrive is used by lending ...
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Run winword.exe

I have dual boot with windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. And I want to run the microsoft word (which is installed on windows, not on ubuntu) from Ubuntu using wine, but I get "IOPL not enabled" error. I've ...
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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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nvidia-libopencl1-331 has to be removed before installing WINE

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and enabled the nvidia drivers. Now I am trying to install WINE but I get the message: nvidia-libopencl1-331 has to be removed before installing WINE (translated ...
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How do I install Halo 2 in Ubuntu 14.04? [on hold]

The title says it all. I can't find out how, or where to get Halo 2; especially for Linux help. I just need to know where to download the game, and how to install and use it on Ubuntu 14.04
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Cannot find winemenubuilder.exe when trying to run StarCraft 2

Recently I've installed StarCraft 2 via playonlinux. The installation was absolutly no problem, everything was fine. But if I want to start the game now, it crashes. If I start it on the Terminal I ...
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wine error when I try open games

i would like play Blade and soul on my Ubuntu 14.04 but when i try start terminal shows me error: fixme:mscoree:CLRRuntimeInfo_IsLoadable 0x7ea82204 0x33f5e8 Unhandled Exception: ...
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How do I get a wine program to recognize a usb device?

I am trying to use a program called FORScan with wine. OBD2 software specific to ford vehicles. It has been done but I'm having trouble. Got it up and running with wine, but it can't see the obd2 ...
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League of legends resolution problem

I've got 1 GB Radeon R9 270X and League of legends was working fine. Recently I used a different monitor and the game seemed to adjust automatically . I went back to my old monitor and I run the ...
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How do I install and configure Wine?

I am looking for a step by step instruction to guide me in the ways of installing, configuring and debugging many of the issues new users have when dealing with Wine in Ubuntu. What is the ...
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Unable to Play Fifa 14 on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed FIFA 14 on Ubuntu 14.04 using wine. Installation Process was fine. However when I launch the game, a menu opens as it should. When i click play from the menu, nothing happens. all the rest ...
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Can't fix broken packages using Synaptic (Broken Package: Wine1.4)

Ok so I am trying to fix a broken package in order to install wine. When I do "sudo apt-get install wine" I get: sam@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install wine [sudo] password for sam: Reading package ...
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Trying to put kik on my Ubuntu 13.04

I would like to use kik on my laptop. I am new to programming. Hp probook 4430's 64 processor I have wine but dont know how to use it.
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How to create Photoshop.exe desktop shortcut using Wine?

I have wine 1.7.28 installed, then i've installed Photoshop CC. But i can't figure out on how to create a desktop shortcut. I've tried creating photoshop.desktop with following contents: [Desktop ...
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How to get Contacam working on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to get Contacam to work on Ubuntu 12.04. Apparently, I read online that the biultin server does not work. The native Linux Apache server must be used. It says to copy Apache file ...
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unable to install Photoshop on ubuntu

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and latest wine from Ubuntu software center, when I try to install Photoshop CS6 using wine I receive an error. I checked the Allow Executing File As Program in Photoshop ...
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Can't install dotnet

Every time I do winetricks dotnet20 The install window comes up, I hit next, and then it crashes. Here's what the terminal says l@l-Aspire-5515:~$ winetricks dotnet20 Executing w_do_call ...
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How can I use Wine in both 32-bit and 64-bit versions?

I have Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit installed. I installed wine from PPA 1.7.28 64 bit. How can I have a second instance of Wine in 32-bit? How can I launch some programs only in 32-bit? I won't delete my ...
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How can I run Safari on playonlinux on Ubuntu 12.04? Direct3D9 is not available without OpenGL

I have recently encounter a Problem when i run Safari web browser on Playonlinux in my Ubuntu 64 bit machine using command line,Safari runs but after 4-5 seconds some times more , i have got the ...
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Improving gaming performance in wine

When running League of Legends through wine I get about 50fps while I would like to run the game at a stable 60fps with vsync. Is there any way I can achieve higher framerates, or is my hardware just ...
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Why are my games so slow through WINE?

Okay, so for starters, hi. :P I'm a -complete- Ubuntu noob, so please be gentle in your criticism, and if you find a glaringly obvious error, please point it out! :D But don't pull your hair out, ...
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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?
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error appeared while opening a program through wine

i have recently downloaded VSDC video editor and i ave successfully installed it through wine, but when i try to open it an error appears saying Unhandled exception: unimplemented function ...
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Lock up when running spiral knights

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 I installed steam through Windows 1.4 and that works fine. I also installed spiral knights through steam. Wine HQ says that it runs properly, but when I run it the screen goes ...
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Xfce on Xubuntu issues with WINE

I am having a heck of a time getting WINE to work correctly in Xfce on Xubuntu. I need to use Photoshop CS, thus need to use WINE, but VM's are not an option as it's a pain to manage files back and ...
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Crouton,Chromebook HP 14,Ubuntu 12.04 and a USB printer possible?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my wife's HP 14 Chromebook via Crouton method. The main reason was Libre Office, which she likes a lot more than the "Microsoft Word Online" option in Chrome OS. ...
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Problem with installing Some Packages and Updating my Ubuntu

I am somewhat new to this operating system. I have been using it since 6 months. Initially there was no problem with my operating system but since the day I messed up with some wine software whenever ...
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Uplay is stuck while trying to update

I installed Assassin's Creed II using Playonlinux via Wine. The install process completed, and I thought everything was OK, but it wasn't. If I try to start the game, Uplay starts and tries to update ...
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Fonts look bad in Microsoft Office using Wine

Office fonts in wine look very different from what they look in Windows or LibreOffice. As can be seen from the attached screenshots, they look blurry in some sizes and aliased in other sizes. You ...
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ImgBurn in Wine

I have installed imgburn through wine. i installed it fine and runs fine but when I try to burn a "iso" or "dvd" file it doesn't allow me... when I select the source file, iso and dvd are not file ...
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Limit FPS on Wine

In a game I'm running through wine (MTM2) due to programmer oversight the physics engine run differently at different frame rates. The physics engine runs "properly" at around 30 FPS. On my machine, ...
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Wine stopped working

Wine worked yesterday, however I downloaded some updates to the kernel and since then when I try to run Wine, I get error messages. I assume this is related to the kernel update. Anyway to overcome ...
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wine: x development files not found

I downloaded the wine-1.4-rc5.tar.bz2. I ran the tools/wineinstall in terminal. After some time I get this error. checking for X... no configure: error: X development files not found. Wine will be ...
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step by step how to install office 2007 into a 32bit wine prefix

i am very new to Ubuntu, and after exploring the different flavors i have chosen Xubuntu 14.04 lst. I am trying to install office 2007 with wine, but ran into the known bugs of running 32bit ...
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Wine installation on Ubuntu 14.04 failed

Installation of wine failed, since migration on Ubuntu 14.04 (from 12.04). I precise that i have tried many things commonly suggest including : sudo apt-get clean sudo apt-get autoclean sudo apt-get ...
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Wine 1.4 on Ubuntu 14.04 (how to install)

When i start install wine 1.4 on ubuntu 14.04.1 it installing packages from wine 1.6 and says what depending on from this pack. (Wine1.6 is not correctly working with some software what i need) How i ...
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C&C on xubuntu using wine/playonlinux

I have Xubuntu 12.04 running on my notebook. One thing I would like to have working is C&C, the modded version from cncnet.org. I found these websites but all I try, it simply does not work for ...
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Can't install SMITE on ubuntu 14.04, Help?

I am fairly new to Ubuntu 14.04 (I am loving it so far) and I want to install some windows games on my PC. I managed to install Minecraft and LoL, but I can't install SMITE. I tried using the ...
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creating a 32 bit wineprefix on 64bit system?

I saw there are similar questions but none helped. I tried to follow the instructions I found at WineHQ: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=/path/to/wineprefix winecfg Can you tell me what 'path to ...
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Error when running an exe under wine

I can install the pdfxchange editor "32 bit MSI Installer". But once I run the executable PDFXEdit.exe from bash by wine-1.7.18 on Ubuntu 12.04, I get Unhandled exception: page fault on read access ...
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How can I associate .py files to “wine python.exe” and R-click > “Edit with IDLE” on ubuntu 14.04?

As the title states, I'm trying to use Windows python on linux, which already has worked flawlessly for what I've needed to run. however .py files open with gedit instead of python, meaning I ...
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Where can I get fresh new Wine DLLs?

I was acting careless today and I accidentally deleted one of the .dlls in my Ubuntu Wine installation, ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/system32/ole32.dll to be exact, and need a new fresh copy of only this ...
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Running “Internet Download Manager” via wine crashes

I have installed wine-1.7.22 Then installed play on linux too, which uses wine Then I installed Internet Download Manager 5.17 using play on linux It installed successfully, I opened it and ADD URL ...
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How To Install Windows 7 on Hard disk with VirtualBox?

Now I'm running Ubuntu 12.04, and I have VirtualBox, I want to install Windows 7 on my other partition, so I can run it from BIOS either from virtualbox But could I install it to my hdd without ...
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How do I configure a 32bit directory for wine in ubuntu 14.04?

I have been having a devil of a time trying to get wine to install .NET on my 64 bit machine. The first thing I should mention is that this is a completely fresh install. The only things I have ...
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Device Agent doesn't see Timex Ironman Global Trainer

I am a new user of Ubuntu 14.04. The device agent software is working fine under Wine but it does not see my Timex Ironman Global Trainer watch when I connect it via USB. I've seen that other people ...
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iTunes and Wine?

I haven't found much on Google, but how can I run iTunes 11.4 on wine-1.7.28 using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? It crashes every time I try. Any winetricks tips perhaps?
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How can I make an executable to run different processes?

I am running PDFXCview.exe (for pdfxchange viewer portable version) under wine to open a pdf file, by PDFXCview.exe 1.pdf When I do the same for another file, the other file will be opened by the ...
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how to install the sims 3 in playonlinux on Ubuntu 64bit? [duplicate]

I've been trying to install the game the sims 3 for days now using guides I found via google but I can't manage to make it work. My system details: Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-3317U CPU @ 1.70GHz ...
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How come WinX DVD Ripper software doesn't work?

I try opening WinX DVD Ripper and a couple other programs in Ubuntu 12.04 and once I select/click on the program I get sent to my desktop and nothing happens at all. I replaced Windows 7 with Ubuntu ...