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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anybody tried and got Dark Souls working on wine?

I bought Dark souls on sale from steam and I looked on Wine's website to confirm it is playable. I'm only confused with what I need to install to make the game work. I just would like to know if ...
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Software not running in wine 1.7 ubuntu 15.04

Kindly assist with an application from Bridgewood Design. i installed a software called cut list plus on wine 15.04. The software installed perfectly, but not showing in my list of program. When i ...
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Associate a wine program to right click

I've just installed Adobe Reader XI on ubuntu 14.04, but I can't have this program on right click. I used to some times ago, but I don't remember how to do that. I tried some .desktop file in ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS libsdl2 messes up after wine-staging-1.7.48 through playonlinux WoT

Kernel 3.13.0-61 nvidia-331 nvidia-prime So i have installed WoT (World of tanks) through playonlinux and updated its wine version to 1.7.48 staging, but then somehow my libsdl2 runtime library was ...
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Updating Scooba from Ubuntu

The update official software to upgrade the Scooba is for Windows and Mac. Has anybody tested it under wine? In wineDB I found nothing. I'd check it myself, but I have not bought the Scooba precisely ...
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installing .NET framework 4 and tradetigersetup.msi

my ubuntu version is 14.04 i want to install a windows software from website http://www.sharekhan.com/tradetigerinstalation/TTSetup.aspx [tradetiger advance]. it requires .NET Framework 4 i installed ...
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Wine doesn't run normally anymore. Need to run wineserver before every command now

After installing playonlinux to test one of its scripts, running wine on any Windows executable or even winecfg does nothing. Running winetricks outputs: ...
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how to install wine on exagear ubuntu 12.04lts

hi im having hard times installing wine on ubuntu 12.04lts in exagear guest shell does anyone know how to install it. it says something about the bindery and to check the guide someone help.
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How to tell Wine that I have changed CD when mounting them virtually on a netbook with no CD drive?

I have been trying to catch up with some of the old games from way back that are about right for my little Aspire One netbook through Wine. I've run into a problem Baldurs Gate, however, which is ...
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CUDA conflict with Wine

Every time I install Wine on Ubuntu 14.04 my CUDA gets disabled, so I can't use GPU compute with Cycles in Blender. For some reason I can either use Wine or CUDA, not both. I forgot to mention that ...
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Wine: Fatal Error in Space Engineers Game .exe file

I’m trying to get my Space Engineers file working... Help Please. As I am new to coding and anything Ubuntu, this is difficult for me. Also I do not have access to sudo commands (I'm currently not in ...
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How can i use a driver software that was written for windows ?

My xiaomi mini portable wifi usb router has a driver for windows. i can't run it on ubuntu 14.04 . I tried wine to use the given driver software, but it didn't work. what can i do ?
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Install dotnet 2.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 without using Wine1.7

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 64 bit, and have the following wine packages installed - $ apt --installed list|grep wine wine/vivid,now 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu8 amd64 [installed] wine-gecko2.21/vivid,now ...
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Why is Wine not installable on my system?

So I upgraded on a fresh install to Ubuntu 12.10, not beta, and I've tried installing wine many many times now many different ways but the jist of it is this: This error could be caused by required ...
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Install wine1.6-amd64 from ubuntu-wine ppa asked for installing wine1.6-i386 as well

When installing wine1.6 and wine1.6-amd64 from ppa:ubuntu-wine on Kubuntu 12.10 (quantal), it always asked me for installing wine1.6-i386 root@ezgo64:/etc/apt/sources.list.d# LC_ALL=C apt-get ...
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Can't install wine (or ia32-libs) in Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit

As already pointed out here, people seems to have issues with installing wine in the latest version of Ubuntu. I'm suspecting this only happens with 64 bit users. For example, when trying to install ...
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Wine not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I have been facing problems trying to run Wine on my system. I uninstalled it just in case there were some corruption in the installation, and reinstalled it, but it still doesn't work. The program ...
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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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Wine segfault on Ubuntu 14.04

$ wine --version wine-1.7.47-161-g1a0c4ef $ winecfg syslog: kernel: [33279.238873] wineserver[9087]: segfault at eeb102d0 ip 00000000eeb102d0 sp 0000000052879ac0 error 14 in ...
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New Ubuntu Upgrade to 14.0.4.2 made some programs not running

about 2 days ago my automatic ubuntu update started to alert that there is problem with updates not being installed. So i changed my server and did it manually but it got failing to download at some ...
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How to roll-back or downgrade kernel on 14.04 (re: Wine stopped working)?

With a recent update (I'm on 14.04 LTS), Wine suddenly stopped working. It turns out this has already been reported at WineHQ where the related bug reports are linked. The advice there is to ...
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Sha1sum Mismatch! Clarification

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: http://i.imgur.com/l65jhSa.png ...
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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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Skyrim audio extremely choppy

I've bought Skyrim LE yesterday, installed it via PlayOnLinux. The game is working fine graphically, however the audio is severely distorted with a varying stutter depending on how many different ...
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problem installing MS Office2010 (64 bit) in Ubuntu 14.04 Wine [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and I could not install MS Office 2010 or any office version using wine. A message pop up says "Office encountered an error during setup" but other *.exe files run perfectly. ...
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Is it possible to install Office 365 (2013) on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet? [duplicate]

I would like to install Office 2015/365 on Ubuntu 15.04. I tried to install Office using Wine, but that did not work. Please note that I do not want virtualisation unless it has a Winconn-like ...
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Installing MS Office 2013 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am trying to install Microsoft Office 2013 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (32-bit). I have downloaded an iso file of said product and installed wine1.4-i386 using the apt-get command on the terminal. The ...
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How to use a USB2VGAE3 on Ubuntu

I've been looking for days the answer on the Internet but still unable to find it. I asked to Startech Support and here is the answer : "Thank you for contacting StarTech.com. We apologize for any ...
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Okular not opening after installing in Ubuntu 14.04

The application won't open after installation. If a file is opened from terminal, the following error is shown: zeenat@islamzee:~/Desktop$ okular ...
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Onlive using wine the raw input

I've been doing a great deal of searching for the past few days for this. I used to be able to play onlive games with wine. (With a few tweaks here and there. (I think.)) But the problem now is that ...
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Windows Media Player 11 + 12, with Wine

I do realize this is a copy of my 2nd account, but it a question that so far, I have not gotten a good answer to. I am running Ubuntu 15.04. Recently I bought GTA5, and want to play it. I got the .exe ...
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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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Media playback & App Store

I recently moved back from Windows 8.1 Pro to Ubuntu since the 12.04 LTS edition. I am currently using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS of 32 bit version. The music and video files were not playing as there were ...
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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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WINE - Installed Aion 4.7.1, Graphics not working & buggy text?

So I got Aion to work finally after creating a new 32 bit wineprefix. I installed all the components on the WineHQ page for Aion. But after launching the game and making it to the login screen, nearly ...
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Problems loading the Lotro Store. It doesn't load

First of all... I'm not new to Linux, but I'm certainly not an advanced user. I've been playing LOTRO on Linux for ages, with the help of wine, and this problem never existed before. The LOTRO Store ...
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How to run Sylenth1 in Wine — Anyone got a cfg? Ubuntu 14.04.2 + KXStudio ppas + Bitwig + Carla + Festige + vsthost

I love music production and since bitwig it is even possible to fully replace windows - since I can't afford a Mac and would in the end probably even prefer linux :) Actually, I think, Ubuntu is ...
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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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Winecfg: error reading registry key for installroot

I am new to Ubuntu. I am trying to install wine so that I can install World of WarCraft on Ubuntu. I installed wine through the Ubuntu software center and saw that you had to type winecfg into ...
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How do I create a windows 8.1 iso on ubuntu?

I am trying to create a windows 8.1 ISO to install on to a fresh hard-drive. I have downloaded the media creation tool from Microsoft website, and installed wine. When I try to open said media ...
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Play fullscreen directX games in wine (PlayOnLinux)

I've installed League of Legends with PlayOnLinux, but when I start a match I have a transparent window. Is it a problem with my graphic card drivers (AMD Radeon) or with Wine?
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Wine & FGLRX Conflict

I have installed wine first and tried to install FGLRX drivers from AMD Site. When i Install FGLRX through Gdebi Installer. It says libopencl1 conflict. I Followed this guide 14.10 wine and fglrx ...
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DPKG is not responding [closed]

I was installing wine in my Ubuntu 14.04. I got a pop-up and It was not responding . So, I have closed the Terminal. Then after when ever I am trying to execute sudo apt-get install then I am ...
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Rose online installation “certificate authentication failed,”

I just want to install Rose Online. I got the latest Wine and Ubuntu. Ive also tried to update it once more just to be sure. I have checked other questions/problems Online about the "certhifcate ...
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Running .Net 4.0 application with Wine

I'm attempting to run a simple program in Wine, under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, however it complains that fixme:mscoree:parse_supported_runtime sku=L".NETFramework,Version=v4.0" not implemented ...
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Want to share my wifi by creating a wifi hotspot ( While staying connected to wifi)?

I am currently using ubuntu 15.04 (not fully satsified as it freezes a lot) and I want to switch to anybbother linux distro and I want to know is there any linux distro in which I can create a wifi ...
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Nvidia 331 driver, Ubuntu 14.04 and Wine - lags, fps drops and surprising, temporary boost

I experience weird fps drops while playing games, mostly with Wine. Some tested games: Hearthstone - fps drops happens pretty often; interesting fact is that while browsing cards every page needs ...
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Trying to install iTunes 7.2 to sync music with iPhone 4S

I'm trying to install iTunes. I followed the instructions from the guy on YouTube to the letter. His first instruction was to download iTunes 7.2 which I in fact did, but when I try to install that ...
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Running GTA SA:MP on wine

I have a problem with wine. I have gta samp in my.wine/... and it runs the samp server box fine. The problem occurs when I try to add a server or actually do anything in the server box like look at ...
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Is there any way to install intel media graphics accelerator in ubuntu 12.04 + version?

I came through lots of post online about installing intel drivers. Is there any method to install intel media graphics accelerator in ubuntu 12.04 + version? I tried the intel drivers in ubuntu, ...