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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RandR problem running League of Legends

I'm having some problems after the installation (that went pretty easy on PlayOnLinux). I can't open the game; it says "Broken RandR detected" and "consider using Nouveau drivers instead". I tried to ...
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How to restore ubuntu softwares ( including built in)?

I had run a command : sudo apt-get remove wine* . Then, all of my Ubuntu softwares had been deleted. Including Terminal, Libreoffice and other built-in sofwares. Now what should I do to restore ...
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Wine font rendering difference

I run Evernote under wine on two Linux computers. They show different font appearances: Left: LMDE 64-bit (already dist-upgrade to Debian testing but keep LMDE adjustments) + MATE; Right: Ubuntu ...
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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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Wine does not launch. How do I install it properly on Kubuntu 16.04 LTS?

I have been using Kubuntu 10.04 LTS until last month and used to run a Windows programme (accounting) with Wine with great success. I do not remember having any problem since the beginning (many ...
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How to run games from a disk using Wine? [duplicate]

I have an original game disk of FIFA 10. How to install and play it using Wine on Ubuntu 16.04?
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Battle.net with wine always loading can't login [on hold]

Installed successfully and downloaded games, but I can't log in to my account. It shows loading animation.
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apt-get broke after trying to install wine [on hold]

I'm a new Linux user. I use Kali Linux and tried to install wine via: sudo apt-get install wine winetricks This, however, didn't work as there were some errors. After that, I cannot install, update ...
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Set Wine application icons in Cinnamon or Gnome3

In the above screenshot you can see that I am using a Wine application, Nemo file browser & Firefox, however, I want to use a specific icon for this Wine application too! To be precise I am using ...
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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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How can I install Origin software

I need to install "Origin" software for graph plottings, analysis, etc. It is basically windows supported. But I have installed WINE, thereby installed few windows supported softwares and using it. ...
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How to run Fifa 10 on Ubuntu

I have an original Fifa 10 Disk. How should I install it on Ubuntu? I don't want to use Wine. Is there an alternative?
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Can't Install Wine On Ubuntu 16.04 For Unkown Reason!

The problem: Every time I've tried to install Wine on Ubuntu 16.04, it doesn't work. When I attempt to install it, I receive the following message: E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' ...
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Can't install dotnet45 with winetricks on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm attempting to install .Net 4.5 with winetricks as described in https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&iId=25478&iTestingId=90239 I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I'm using ...
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How to force Wine into acting like 32-bit Windows on 64-bit Ubuntu?

When installing Wine on 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04, both 64-bit support and 32-bit support get installed. If I run wine foo.exe where foo.exe is a 64-bit-aware installer, it thinks it's on 64-bit Windows. ...
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PS3 controller on playonlinix with steam games

i have installer Steam trought Playonlinux to play some windows games. After installing, y opened Steam and installed games with it, the things is that the games installed this way will not recognize ...
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Install Sunat PDT [on hold]

Why not run sunat pdt in wine with Ubuntu 14.04. I installed the winetracks but nothing the screen freezes. Download links are: Sunatpdt SunatPlame
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/etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg.d/multiarch: Permission denied [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 14.04, and I'm trying to install wine:i386 to use PlayOnLinux, following this article. However, when I run: sudo echo "foreign-i386 architecture"> /etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg.d/multiarch I ...
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How to use “easymp3gain-qt”?

I installed "easymp3gain-qt 0.5.0+svn135-6" from the Ubuntu Software Center and... it does nothing!!! I mean: the main program interface is opened, but... when I ask it the expected action (to ...
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Unable to edit remote files using Wine program in Ubuntu 16.04 [on hold]

I often edit remote text files via sftp. I like to use Notepad++ for this purpose so I use Wine. I mount sftp folders in Nautilus (Files) and open them in Notepad++ like local ones. It works ...
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How to fix League of Legends Ubuntu 16.04

I installed League of Legends using PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 14.04 and it used to crash all the time, while playing,repairing,browsing the store and even at the log in screen. I used to get either Bug ...
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Hearthstone+Battle.net Ubuntu 12.04

Since a few days, I have trouble connecting to Battle.net through wine with my Ubuntu environment (12.04, Unity precise) that I installed on my chromebook. It seems the launcher can't reach internet ...
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How to remove wine completely

How can I remove the wine folder and all the applications in that folder? I've tried via synaptic but it keeps showing up in the application menu.
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TFTPD32 error when starting application

Using winetricks I installed TFTPD32 on my Ubuntu 16.04 machine. However when I try running the application I get the error: Cannot connect to service. Error 10061 (Connection refused). despite the ...
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Help with wine installation

I installed wine and then realized i should have installed winehq. I used the code: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends winehq-devel I got this response: Reading package lists... Done ...
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How to create Win7 bootable usb from within Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I know this has been asked before but the majority of the answers given seem to be a bit out of date. I've tried the gnome disk utility, after reading somewhere in here that it might be as simple as ...
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How to get more FPS on League Of Legends? [closed]

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and when playing League Of Legends which I installed from PlayOnLinux, I get 10-15 FPS even when using the lowest possible graphics. I updated my graphics driver as suggested on ...
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What to do after Wine install?

I have installed Wine using the following: sudo apt-get i wine I have got the files installed. Now, my question is the following: How can I proceed further to open my .exe files?
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Counter Strike not working in 14.04

I was able to play counter strike source using Wine in Ubuntu 12.04. But since I have upgraded to 14.04, counter strike is not openingg. Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x00000004 ...
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How can I install Windows software or games?

Can .exe and .msi files (Windows software) be installed in Ubuntu?
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How to install Windows Media Player 10 in a 64-bit architecture?

I am trying to install WMP10 through winetricks. I enter the command winetricks wmp10 and get this output: ~$ winetricks wmp10 You are using a 64-bit WINEPREFIX. If you encounter problems, please ...
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Baldur's Gate 1 (GOG version) launches on one Ubuntu 14.04 machine but not the other (possibly wine related?)

I run Ubuntu 14.04 on my main laptop (64bit version alongside Win7) and on my old laptop (32bit version replacing WinXP). I intalled Baldur's Gate 1 on both (downloaded off of the same GOG account) ...
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Multiple monitors configuration problems

I've decided to finally change my last computer to Linux and it is the only system I have with multiple monitors so I have not had these problems before. I have one monitor and a TV connected to the ...
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Wine cannot find C:\ drive in a fresh ~/.wine prefix

I have a weird problem when using Wine: it can't detect the C:\ drive! Everything is OK for other users, and no problems occur if a prefix is created manually on a different drive. I cannot do cd C:\ ...
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Unable to install silverlight in Ubuntu 16.04 after using tutorial from multiple sites

I have followed these procedures: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:pipelight/stable sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio sudo update sudo apt install wine-staging sudo apt install --install-...
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Need for Speed Shift 1-2

Is there any way to install either Shift 1 or Shift 2 on Ubuntu?
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Sketchup was unable to initialize OpenGL

I have installed Sketchup on my computer with with WineTricks, however this time I get the following error message when I start sketchup (after the intro window): I googled the error and found out ...
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How to use PlayOnLinux with Wine 1.7?

I have installed PlayOnLinux which obviously also installs Wine, however it installs Wine 1.6, and I want Wine 1.7, so if I were to add the Wine PPA and install Wine 1.7 over 1.6 could this cause any ...
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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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winetricks sha1sum mismatch rename and try again

I just started using Ubuntu, and I'm trying to get Wine up and running. By using Winetricks I'm trying to install some software and I keep getting this error message: it says sha1sum mismatch! Rename ...
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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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Install Quickbooks Premier 2010

I have been trying to get Quickbooks Premier 2010 to run in Wine. I can't do it. I am hoping that there may be someone who has been successful in installing various apps using Wine. I am currently ...
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How to install real Net framework 2 or 4 on ubuntu [closed]

I have problem with Wine on Ubuntu. When I want to install Windows software onto ubuntu it ends with errors. For example: I need Install Mouse without borders keyboard but this gives an error about ...
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Photoshop on Ubuntu or DualBoot with Windows for it?

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. I must use Photoshop because of my job. I tried to use virtualbox but it's slower and there are some problems about shortkeys. I am thinking to use PlayOnLinux for photoshop ...
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How to uninstall a program installed through Wine

I installed Picasa 3.9 with Wine, but I did not like it, and now I want to delete it. I tried uninstalling Picasa with the option from Picasa help menu but it didn't work. How do I fully ...
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How to add ip to firewall wineHQ

I used Wine HQ 1.9.12 and I have problem with settings from firewall. I want ask about firewall because I must add ip allowed. This is my allowed connection. How can I add new ip ?
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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 can I download Blockspace with wine or playonlinux on Ubuntu 15.10?

This game is not listed on playonlinux. But I saw in several videos that there is way to download unlisted games.
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“SCT Device Updater” in Wine crashes whenever I use some of its functions or try and reinstall, repair, or remove software

I have a car tuner updater software called SCT Device Updater, that I am trying to run in Wine. When I try and use it's function to upload custom tunes to the car tuner, it crashes. It also crashes ...
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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 ...