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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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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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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Problem running battle.net in wine 1.7

So, using 14.04 LTS, I ran the command shown in this link, to download wine 1.7, and the battle.net client, and everything installed fine. The problem is that a necessary dropdown menu won't work. To ...
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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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How to kill wine processes when they crash or are going to crash?

Sometimes it happens that a Wine application crashes (slowing down the system and making it almost unusable). In most cases I'm able to kill the program with xkill, but sometime I've to restart as ...
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How do I print to PDF from wine?

I am running MS Office under wine and would like to print PDF documents. Installing the official extension via wine does nothing.
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Problem with CUPS on Ubuntu 14.04.3 amd-64

I use a business app, which I installed in Wine in my 64-bit system. I have to print reports from that app, so I have installed cups-pdf. However, after printing to PDF, I'm having these multi-colored ...
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How to install Windows Media Feature Pack? (Required by a game)

I've recently bough GTA5 for the computer, but through Game-stop. They gave me a code, and I got the install EXE file. I thought I could simply run it through steam, and I'd be done. However, when I ...
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ClamTk found possible threats - How should they be handled?

A recent scan with ClamTk found 24 possible threats. All but one are associated with PlayOnLinux, Wine, or WinTV, and are located in my user folder in /home. I tried quarantining all of them, but ...
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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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Unable to drag brush tool in Photoshop CS5 in 12.04

I was able to use Photoshop CS5 perfectly on Ubuntu 11.10. After upgraded to 12.04 I've noticed that when I try to use brush tool in by dragging the left mouse button I cannot get continous effect on ...
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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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Starcraft 2 Ubuntu 14.04 Installation For a Noob

I know people have got this working but i'm frustrated and i don't have any more hair to pull out. I followed some online instructions here ...
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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 ...
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Keystrokes Delayed or Missing in SketchUP Under Wine

I am trying to use SketchUp 2016 Make under Wine 1.7. Keystrokes seem to be delayed or missing. For example after choosing the Move/Copy tool, pressing the Ctrl key to invoke the Copy function ...
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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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Dependecies error when trying to insatll wine

When I do sudo apt-get install wine I get all this errors Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. ...
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Start “Setup.exe” with mono or define drive_c

I try to install a Windows program on Ubuntu. This program needs .NET40. Afaik I have two options: I use wine, install winetricks and with winetricks dotnet40 and everything with win32-architecture ...
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How to install Dashlane on Ubuntu?

I use the password manager Dashlane on Windows. However, I cannot use the same on Ubuntu. I tried installing it using Wine but it didn't help. Can anybody suggest alternative methods?
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VirtualBox gives “FATAL: No bootable medium found! System halted” error

I have VirtualBox on Ubuntu 14.10 and some programs don't work on Wine, so I wanted to use a Windows XP SP3 ISO (for basic programs) and it gives me the error "FATAL: No bootable medium found! System ...
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How can I confirm this kind of dialog? [duplicate]

During installing wine this dialog appeared I have no idea, how to confirm this dialog? Neither enter nor any other key, ctrl+C or clicking OK with the mouse seems to work. I just want to continue ...
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Create unity shortcuts to WINE applications 12.04

I have just gone through the process of getting ubuntu onto my main PC, no issues, was absolutely brilliant how its done it and loved that I could read the web while installing too, I have WINE ...
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How to install Dotnet 45 on Ubuntu?

Im trying to install dotnet 45 for run application in wine by this manual (https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&iId=25478), there is some problem: After this command: ...
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Running steam through wine

Ok I recently installed wine to play some steam games I thought looked interesting, the program it's self launches and you have the normal steam menu but if you click on store, or community then it ...
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How to install Adobe Reader X in Ubuntu?

I want to install Adobe Reader X (10 or 11) in my system. But there is no native application available for Linux. After doing Google I have seen that Adobe Reader 10.1.14 is given gold rating with ...
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Error: Brokencount >0

I recently installed playonlinux. However, while I was away my computer was put into suspend mode. Afterwards I got this error notification in my task bar saying there was an error. The exact ...
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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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PlayOnLinux resolution problems on laptop

I wanted to play some games on my DELL laptop so I installed PlayOnLinux. I've had a lot of good experience with it but there are some games that won't run (Port Royal, Warcraft III TFT, jedi outcast, ...
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You have Held Broken packages…when installing Wine

I was trying to install Wine. It used to work, but I get this message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.7 : Depends: wine1.7-i386 (= 1:1.7.55-0ubuntu1) E: Unable to correct ...
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How do I install wine?

Can someone please explain how I can install wine in the following ways? By using the package manager? By downloading and installing a pre-built package?
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Running EXE files with WINE through terminal

I have WINE installed and I have figured out how to use it to run Windows programs from their installed directories in Windows from Linux in my dual-boot configuration. I now want to keep these ...
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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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Sha1sum mismatch

I am new to Kubuntu or any type of Linux system, and I´d like to install FL Studio 12. Now I´ve done some digging on how to install it, and I´ve found this page. But I keep getting a sha1sum mismatch ...
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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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Fl Studio 12 no text?! Ubuntu 14.04

Alright, So i installed FL Studio 12 Demo on Ubuntu 14.04 today, and to my surprise when i opened it up using wine, there where no drop down menu text. does anyone know how to fix this bug/issue? ...
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SolidWorks on Ubuntu 13.04?

I am a Bioengineering student who works with SolidWorks and I would like to be able to run it on Ubuntu 13.04. Short of having to install Windows, what methods are available and which works best? If ...
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Unable to install leap frog thru wine

I am unsure as to what wine version I have as I just installed wine thru the terminal by using sudo apt-get install wine I am not sure what to do it starts the set up but once the downloading ...
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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 ...
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i installed idm in ubuntu 15.10 using wine but it doesnt work.it shows file type error .how can i solve this?

i installed IDM in Ubuntu 15.10 using wine but it doesn'tenter image description here work.it shows file type error .how can i solve this?
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Lego Digital Designer

I'm having no luck with opening the LDD. I've tried it with and without wine but nothing seems to work. Any ideas?
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Cannot install Mt4 in Ubuntu 15

I have no problem installing meta trader 4 in ubuntu 14 (using wine). However, when my computer was reformated and I was forced to install a new version of ubuntu, the installer keep asking me for ...
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How to install wine application for system wide usage

Can't figure out, whether it is possible to install an application via wine system wide to avoid repetitive process and save disc space.
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apt-get remove --purge wine* removed everything!

sudo apt-get remove --purge wine* opened the gates of hell and removed many things. I wasn't allowed to paste the output here, too big. I stopped the process, I wanted to save what's left of my ...
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Windows program on linux VPS

Anyone knows how I can run bighits4u viewer on linux VPS with ubuntu 14.03 it needs win7+ .net framework 4.5 and visual c++ 2013 redist and i dont know how to make it run...some help?
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Access network shared printer from wine command prompt

I have connect a shared printer in my ubuntu desktop and I have installed wine 1.6. I ran a vb application in wine and I want to print the output txt file of the vb application. Printer is shared in ...
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Problem installing Adobe Reader with wine

I tried installing Abode Reader and running it using Wine. While my notepad++ is working fine with wine. But when I tried installing Adobe Reader, it showed the dialog box written Set up was ...
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How can I fix the League of Legends “Game is still in progress - Reconnect” bug?

I used to be able to run LoL on PoL without problems (except low fps but that's another problem). However my cpu had some hardware problem so I had to reinstall Ubuntu, now I get that glitch that I ...
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I cant run Counter Strike : Source

I installed CS Source, i tried to run it with wine and those black thing came out. Then it close it back. How do i run it properly?
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Setting up Wine ..

I am a completely new to Ubuntu & Linux. I would like to install a PC game, so I understand that I need to use Wine. Also I have the PC game as an .iso file which I assume will need another ...
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Wine Photoshop CS6 broken fonts

I successfully installed and ran Adobe Photoshop CS6 on my Ubuntu 14.04 OS. However, fonts are broken. Some of fonts just have different style, while some are not displayed at all. screenshot Check ...