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Trying to get ContaCam working on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm reaching out to "isaacemch" who wrote an article on this subject on this link http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2213787. I did everything as instructed in the article but the image still ...
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not playing windows games in ubuntu 12.04,not install playonlinux,wine

This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. Furthermore there could be a conflict between software packages which are not allowed to be ...
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How to make Foobar2000 see the CD drive?

I have installed Foobar2000 in Wine and it has no access to the CD. In Wine configuration I added the cd drive. But it doesn't work. Excepting in one situation: when inserting a dvd it ...
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Executable not created upon compilation using Dev C++ on Wine

I recently installed Wine so that I could run and use Windows applications in an Ubuntu environment. However, after I installed Dev-C++ version 5.4.1 , I found that I could write and compile programs ...
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How to create a launcher for Wine in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

How does one create a launcher for an application in Wine under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? Instructions at "https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Wine" say, 'right click on the desktop and select "Create a ...
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Using xinput under wine

I'm trying to play a game (Legend of Korra) on wine. To my surprise, I didn't encounter any errors (the game is really new, released on the 21st), but it is utterly impossible to play without a ...
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wine installation problem - Microsoft agreement [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 with the latest updates. I did an apt-get install wine. After a lengthy install a screen appears from microsoft about use of their fonts. There appears no way to agree to ...
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Link to .exe doesn't launch Wine

When I create a symlink on a .exe and I double click it, nothing happens. Instead, if I double click the original file, Wine opens automatically. Why is this? How can be changed? Can the situation ...
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Language issue running LINE Messenger on Wine in Ubuntu 14.04

This is a super specific question, but hopefully someone will be able to answer it. I am running LINE Messenger in Wine 1.6.2 on Ubuntu 14.04. The program is working like it should, however Thai ...
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Unmet dependencies installing wine

I've did all solutions in here But I cannot solve this error vahid@DEMON:~$ sudo apt-get install wine1.7 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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How to install virtualbox on ubuntu 14.04?

using Ubuntu 14.04 I download the Ubuntu version from this link: https://virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads Ubuntu 13.04/13.10/14.04 (64bit) ...
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14.10 wine and fglrx conflict

I've just updated to 14.10 from 14.04, and have come across a problem having both wine and fglrx installed The wine dependencies that are causing the problem go like this wine > wine1.6 > ...
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Steam on wine says that I have incompatible OS version

I'm trying to play Hitman Absolution via wine on Ubuntu. I've installed steam in wine and downloaded the game but Steam says: Your OS version in unsupported. This product requires Windows Vista SP2 ...
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I can't install Cuda 6.5 with Wine 1.7

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I followed this tuto to get CUDA 6.5 working with nVidia drivers 340.29 : http://www.r-tutor.com/gpu-computing/cuda-installation/cuda6.5-ubuntu But now the problem is that ...
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Addons aren't working in wow. They are in the addons folder but when I load wow the addons aren't in the game client

I've installed wow through wine 1.7 and everything runs fine. Some FPS problems but that's to be expected. I've put the addons in /home/mermaid/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/World of Warcraft/Interface. ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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When games start - they're not full screen

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 (latest) + WineHQ (latest, wine-1.7.27, I think it's fully updated). Any game I try to start - starts fullscreen, but actually only 1/3 of screen shows the picture. Something's ...
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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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League of Legends Login Issues

Ok so I installed League of Legends through PlayOnLinux. The launcher opens and I'm able to get to the login page. However it stops there. Whenever I try to login it keeps saying that I have in ...
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uninstallation of an application doesn't remove files in ~

I uninstall wine 1.6.1 from software center, because I will install a higher version of wine by compiling from source. But the uninstallation doesn't remove those files in ~. ~/.wine/drive_c$ ls * ...
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Starcraft 2 under wine

I have tried many times to install Starcraft 2 into Ubuntu, but every time the battle.net launcher loads, it its in a weird shape. I don't know what to do to fix this and any help would be ...
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The application “2x RDP” Connection Error

I have recently switched to Ubuntu from Windows. I am using 12.10 currently. Will move to 14.04 soon. I have managed to make everything work on Ubuntu except an application I use at work. Its called ...
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Battle net not loading properly 14.04

I installed WOW and everything was working fine for weeks and suddenly battle.net stopped working. I tried uninstalling Wine and reinstalling it but no luck. I am not sure what is causing this ...
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Can't find wine1.6.2 after adding a ppa

I am installing wine 1.6.2 on Ubuntu 12.04, following this link http://www.tecmint.com/install-wine-on-ubuntu-and-linux-mint/ Installation of Wine 1.6.2 To install Wine, open the terminal by ...
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Mounting MDF disc image with SecuROM protection

If I use Wine and the original disc it works. However I want to use the software without the DVD. I made an MDF image using Alcohol 120% and it mounts and works fine on Windows without the DVD ...
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how to install a pack to a Windows portable executable/ [duplicate]

I download a portable version of pdfxchange viewer from http://www.tracker-software.com/downloads/PDFX_Vwr_Port.zip. After unzip, I can run PDFXCview.exe directly, after adding its path to $PATH. ...
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Adobe Digital Edition does not recognize ereader

I recently updated to Ubuntu 14.0.4. Adobe Digital editions worked in my old version of Ubuntu but it no longer "Sees" my e reader. I followed the instructions ...