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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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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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 extream. It runed, but it were stucking so much that it made me rememder my grandmoms walk! Can someone PLEASE suggest me something, ...
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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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GTA IV problem ; isdone.dll [on hold]

I get an error every time i install .exe file using wine , anyone have any idea ? Thanks. Error: can't read data6.cab ; isdone.dll
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Can I use Windows executable files in Ubuntu?

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 ...
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Wine and .bat file - can ony run from a different directory

I have Power Prep II working well Wine in Ubuntu 14.04 (Unity). I simply navigate to the directory of the launch.bat file and type wine start launch.bat —voila, everything works excellently. (In fact, ...
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unable to install wine i am getting this error

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6: Depends: wine1.6-amd64 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) but 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4 is to be installed Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) but it is a ...
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How to give root access to a wine application [duplicate]

I installed Dreamweaver 8 on Kubuntu with Wine, and I've already installed LAMP. Now I'm trying to give Dreamweaver root access to my var/www/html directory so I can write some PHP scripts but I can't ...
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My Halo Custom Edition screen is clear when I run it

When I run Halo Custom Edition, with Wine, the screen is transparent and all I hear is the audio playing, I have already went past the PigGen.dll issue, so that's not the case.
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Mac osX OR Win7 VM on Ubuntu [closed]

I am trying to find a way to run a Virtualbox for Win7 or Mac osX on my Ubuntu 14.04 Host... Everything that I find to is a non-bootable .ISO and requires a software and additional file to make ...
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Mumble on wine Ubuntu 14.04

All threads on this matter are deprecated. I need non-native non-playonlinux mumble because I want to use it's link feature for a game that only runs in wine 1.7 (FAF). http://i.imgur.com/8K59Rlw.png ...
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How to make Aom (Age of Mythology) work in wine?

I get this message: the program aom.exe has encountered serious problem and needs to close. what can i do? I tried looking for answers everywhere, but no one else got this error when trying to play ...
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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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Google Web Designer or Adobe Edge Animate Alternative for Linux?

GWD and Edge Animate have been very helpful on Windows, but I haven't came across anything uniquely close for Linux. I've used Amaya and Kompozer for months and has been fairly helpful. However I'd ...
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How I can install Wowmist of pandaria

How I can install wow mist of Pandaria from wine if I do not get on the list of games? or How I can add a game to the list of wine?
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which is beter Q4WINE ver Playon linux

trying to determine what is the best way to go or do I need both, and how to get, install,and set it up in kubuntu? I know that there are newer and better versions of both available compared to what ...
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Microsoft VBA on Linux

I really, really want to switch to Linux as my everyday OS. However, one of the things I must be able to do for my job is write / fix VBA macros for Excel. I know LibreOffice has it's own scripting ...
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How to fix a “Not ready” error?

I'm trying to install Sims 3 using PlayOnLinux and everything goes really well, until the installer gets to the file Sims3Launcher.resources.dll . I then get this response: Error: Not ready I have ...
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Pokerstars Download Using Wine

I have downloaded wine 1.6 from here: https://www.winehq.org/download/ubuntu I then downloaded the pokerstars from here: http://www.pokerstars.net/poker/download/ Both downloads went fine (I think) ...
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Perfect alternative for Tally erp 9

I want a perfect Tally ERP 9 alternative, that includes Vouchers,Ledgers,Stats everything that Tally erp 9 contains, came across many softwares like GNU CASH, POST BOOKS, BS1 Accounting and so ...
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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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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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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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Wine and Counter Strike Global Offensive no steam

Does anyone could play CS:GO no steam with wine in Ubuntu 14.04? I want to test it first before buy. I have tried but i fail, steam client needed error. I know CS:GO steam works with wine, but does ...
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What do I do for dependencies installing wine1.7 on 14.04

user@chrubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install wine1.7 [sudo] password for user: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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AutoCAD installation

Good day, I am have been trying to install CAD 2012 in very new version of wine released and I just cannot win. I use Ubuntu 14.04 & wine 1.7.25 @ the moment and any other windows programs run ...
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How do I install Wine on my Chromebook running Crouton??? I am super noob

Hey so I just got Crouton to run so that I can switch seamlessly between my CHROME OS and Crouton but now I'm a bit stuck. WINEHQ says to add their updater to the repository using the Software ...
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wine software problem [closed]

I have installed wine from Ubuntu Software Center and when I try to open a exe file with wine, wine executes, shows a blank blue window for two - three seconds then it closes without any message, I ...
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How can I manually remove a WINE program when the uninstaller doesn't work? [duplicate]

Installed a windows program to directory Z:\, can't delete it using wine uninstaller, can't delete it from nautilus. Is there a way to override?
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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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How do I install flash in to Firefox running with Wine?

I'm using a website called busuu.com, which also let you chat and video chat, but you need Adobe Flash to do so. I have Ubuntu and I have also Chromiun and I have installed flash, but will not let me ...
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Is Wine what I think it is? [duplicate]

My first impression is that Wine is a simulated Windows environment which uses free (and presumably open source) libraries as an alternative to Microsoft's proprietary libraries. Those libraries ...
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CS:GO in Wine, fullscreen freezes when Alt-Tabing and overlaps everything [closed]

I have a strange issue with Counterstrike: Global Offensive, which isn't natively available for Linux, so I use Wine to play it. Every time I accidentaly tab out of the fullscreen game the game window ...
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Tweetdeck with wine fail

So i have ubuntu 14.04 LTS in a HP Pavilion 15-e050sp and i tried to install Tweetdeck with wine, but when i try to run the program, it opens a blank page. I've installed it before and it worked, ...