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 to install a pack to a Windows portable executable/

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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Sound dies on Wine games

I've been playing some old classic games (think 1999-2002) on Wine on Ubuntu 11.10 amd64 lately. The gameplay is great, but sound only works for a little while then crashes and doesn't come back until ...
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How to patch Wine and use it In playonlinux

I have Wine installed with a ppa on my system and I do not want to change it. What I want to do is to apply a patch to (This one) and use it in Playonlinux. I know I can use custom Wine versions in ...
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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 ...
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open exe in ubuntu without wine or any other windows compatibility layer

Well, I tried to open some exe files with wine, like Minecraft team extreme. It ran, but it was lagging too much! Can someone please help me run an exe file without Windows/DOS/Wine because I lost my ...
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Merge wine tray with gnome tray

Is there a way to merge wine system tray with standard tray in gnome instead of having two separate tray bars?
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How to install Microsoft Office on Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed bot "wine" and "play with Linux" but I get lost when I have to install from them "Microsoft Office". What are the "step by step" operations I have to perform? Ps. With "Play with ...
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List windows applications installed by wine?

I just installed an windows application by wine. I would like to run it from terminal. But I don't know its command name. Is it possible to find out its name, by e.g. list all windows applications ...
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LoL Wine In game shop crash [on hold]

I fixed it yesterday but earlier today i del something and made ubuntu die so i had to reinstall it long story short i need to know how to fix the ingame shop crash i dont remember how i did it before ...
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How to install Samsung AllShare or recommendations for other DNLA Server options?

How can I install Samsung Allshare ( a windows app) on ubuntu 11.04? I have tried unsuccessfully using Wine. Alternatively, can you recommend other DNLA server options?
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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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Hebrew fonts on Wine

A relative of mine has just installed Ubuntu for the first time. He managed to install Wine and then install on it a certain software from a CD (by right-clicking the "setup.exe" in the CD and ...
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Wine not seeing KOBO eReader

I have just upgraded from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 and re-installed Wine. When I run Adobe Digital Editions it does not see my KOBO eReader on /peter/media/KOBOeReader. It was working in 12.04. Any ...
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Wine stopped working. How do I re-install w/o losing data

Wine has mysteriously stopped working. I have decided to simple entirely remove and re-install wine, but before I do this I want to make sure that I will not loose any of the multitudes of files and ...
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Why Teamviewer keeps running in the background?

After i installed TeamViewer 8 on Ubuntu 12.10, i noticed a running process under the name of 'teamviewerd', more specifically: /opt/teamviewer8/tv_bin/teamviewerd -f ...
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error while install app from terminal [duplicate]

many masters in here. I just have some problem while installing software via terminal. for example, I want to install wine with the code sudo apt-get install wine. But terminal said this: Reading ...
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wine -> invalid parameter no windows program configured to open this type of file

first of all, my english isn't good and sorry if don't understand. I trying to run an application on ubuntu with wine, the application name is tibiacast from aplication link > tibiacast.com This ...
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Wine not installing, no matter what

Alright guys, here's the deal. I'm on ubuntu 14.04 xfce version, running on an Acer C270 Chromebook with crouton. This is a clean install of Ubuntu, not upgraded from a previous version, nor did it ...
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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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Cannot install Microsoft Office 2010 using PlayOnLinux

I am trying to install Microsoft Office 2010 on Ubuntu 14.04 using PlayOnLinux and I selected office 2010 from the list of programs to install on PlayOnLinux. I was fine selecting the .exe setup file ...
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Cannot install.msstyles theme on wine

I can't install my windows aero msstyles theme in wine. I used PlayOnLinux to install iTunes 10 and during the installation, it installed a Royale theme and was in Windows XP. I went to configure wine ...
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Terraria with Playonlinux crashing when I input keys

I've had Ubuntu 64x for a few months now, and I'm not the best with installing programs on Ubuntu, so bear with me. I wanted to play Terraria on linux, so I installed "Playonlinux", and I followed ...
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Teamviewer 9 Ubuntu 13.10 Sound

TeamViewer gets shipped with Wine 1.6. Pulseaudio is working in installed wine 1.6.1 from PPA. Copying over the winepulse.drv.so and fakedlls/winepulse.drv does not work. You can approve this with ...
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ultrasurf is not working in ubuntu

I would like to use "Ultrasurf" software for ubuntu12.04..I installed wine, and when i'm trying to open ultrasurf with wine,some of versions of ultrasurf's saying some .dll files are missing. I ...
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How do I install tuxLoL on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I installed League of Legends on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. It installed, but when I click the launcher, I get an immediate bug splat. I'm following instructions how to fix this problem but this one came up ...
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How do I install Windows 8 on Wine?

Clearly no one has tried to do this but I don't have a windows 8 disc. I do however have a product key and that's all I need. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and I've installed the .exe file to download ...
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Error while installing bluestacks under wine

I am Getting problem in installing blustacks application in wine on ubuntu 14.04. error msg is as follows:- Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x7dbf4dc8 in 32-bit code (0x100035cf). ...
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WinSCP Installation Issue

I have installed Wine and after that i tried install the WinSCP and i get this error C:\Program Files (x86)\WinSCP\DragExt64.dll unable to register the DLL/OCX:RegSvr32 failed with exit code 0x1. ...
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Installation Problem MS Office 2013 using Wine

I try to install MS office 2013 in Ubuntu 12.10 using Wine. But It says: error: newer windows version needed. How Can I fix this error.
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How can I create this specific executable in Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

So I'd like to run World of Warcraft's .exe (wow.exe) with the following command from the terminal: __GL_THREADED_OPTIMIZATIONS=1 WINEDEBUG=-all wine wow.exe -opengl The reason for this is because ...
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Errors while installing wine on ubuntu 14.04

I tried to install wine through ppa and got unmet dependencies. Now I am trying to install wine through source. sudo apt-get install flex bison qt4-qmake sudo apt-get install flex bison qt3-dev-tools ...
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can not install wine

While installing wine on ubuntu using terminal i get this below message and i also cant install wine from ubuntu software center. What to do? Newbee here, i am new with ubuntu. The following packages ...
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How do I remove wine and playonlinux completely?

PlayOnLinux isn't working, so I uninstalled and then re-installed it. But still it isn't working. I think I did not uninstall it correctly. Could someone help me?
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666 Meg for Wine 1.7?

I tried to install wine a few months ago and it completely destroyed my dual boot installation. So building up the nerve to try again I reckon the same thing was about to happen. Any ideas why my ...
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Diablo 3 and Starcraft 2 fullscreen with system bar ( ubuntu 14.04 )

I'm running diablo 3 and starcraft 2 , and when my game starts, the system bar is showing up on the fullscreen but before the game open in the desktop of the wine the bar does not appear. I want to ...
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Installing wine without breaking video switch

Prime appears to require nvidia-libopencl1-331 but installing Wine tries to remove this. I am scared that removing nvidia-libopencl1-331 will break the video switch which has taken me some tome to get ...
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Change Icon of Wine Application in Unity Launcher

I frequently run a windows program with wine. When I open this program it shows up in the unity launcher as wine instead of the actual opened program. I have made a desktop launcher with the right ...
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Which video cutting software runs under Linux/Wine

I know this actually might not belong here. But this is a Question Im asking myself since months. I need a "better" video cutting software. I already tried everything opensource available, but i need ...
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How to remove/edit program in gnome applications list?

How and where can one edit/remove links to applications in Gnome shell? To clarify: i mean the list that can be accessed through super -> mouse-click on "All applications" symbol in Favourites panel; ...
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Installing msxml6 64-bit with wine

I'm trying to install a software which relies on msxml6, and is only provided in a 64bit version (so I can't use the 32-bit msxml6 provided by winetricks). I downloaded msxml6 from microsoft, and ...
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How to run Halo 2 Vista on wine?

I manage to make Wine to launch Halo 2 Vista, I receive the same first screen that I receive when I launch it in a virtual machine (Windows 8). However no further signs from there. I launched ...
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Can't browse to big files and upload in browsers (chrome, firefox and explorer under wine)

I can't upload jpegs over 3mb to photo websites (society6 and blue canvas) because they do not show in the browse files box. Smaller jpegs show up and can be uploaded (900kb or so). What could be ...
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Can I use Windows executable files in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Translation according to translate.google.com: Hi, I want to know that executables law ubuntu and windows if you read the file. Why I would like to switch from Windows to Ubuntu because I feel much ...
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GTA SA Problem with screen resulution on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed GTA San Andreas with Wine and I run the game, but when I want to change my screen resulution (HP 635 Notebook PC; AMD Radeon 6310M,AMD E240 Single Core (1.5GHz, 512KB L2 Cache), 15.6" ...
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Timex Device Agent 3.0 does not detect Timex Run Trainer (USB)

I installed Device Agent and it is running with Wine. It lets me login to my account on TrainingPeaks (on the web) but I cannot upload anything since my Timer Run Trainer GPS is not detected by Timex ...
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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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multiple wine versions using `setcap cap_sys_ptrace=eip …`

I use multiple wine versions chowned root at: /WineVersions/wine1.7.19 /WineVersions/wine1.7.26 following this question What is the 'ptrace_scope' workaround for Wine programs and are ...
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Problem with Mono and .exe file

I have purchased a piece of software to configure programable radio control transmitters. It says it will run on Linux, see below: Digital Radio runs on: Microsoft Windows 2000/2003/XP Microsoft ...
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Running TI-Spire math program with wine

I am trying to run TI-spire program supplied by my school, but i can't get it to run with wine The installation gives me this error in some Asian language, looks like mandarin. But the program shows ...
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How to install 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 ...