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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Wine slow to start when blocked access to network through iptables

I've got a separate user for running untrusted applications in wine and it was relieved from accessing network at all by using # iptables -A OUTPUT -p all -m owner --uid-owner username -j DROP Now, ...
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How do I use windows programs on Ubuntu without wine

I have a game I want to play but it is only for windows and wine doesn't work for it. Is there a program besides wine that can do windows program on ubuntu?
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How can I link a command with a word for the commandline?

how can I start an exe program (wine /path/to/file.exe) with bash with only a single command, e.g. statistic? For example, I can start Firefox with firefox in the commandline. How can I achieve this ...
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Wine cmd terminal suddenly popup

I've downloaded Mr. Robot e10 from torrents and it contain the movie but it was invalid and when I removed extension it appear as windows executable. I've run it and cmd terminal popup. Now from time ...
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Heartstone - ubuntu - not battlenet problem

Hello there ubuntu peps, I have managed to get my battle.net thingy running and it has downloaded the game but when i press play the game dosen´t even start it just crashes instantly! It just says ...
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How to check if my Wine prefix is 32 bit or 64 bit?

I saw tons of threads explaining how to create a 32 bit prefix, but I want to check if the prefix I'm using is 32 bit or 64 bit. The reason I'm asking is that I'm using PlayOnLinux, and I've created a ...
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how to install wine in ubuntu 14.04

I need to install counter-strike.For that i need to install wine.I have tried using sudo apt install wine.i have checked in the wine website but nothing seems to be working. I re-tried sudo apt-get ...
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Uninstalling wine1.5, cannot uninstall

So as stated in a prior question, I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on a dedicated server and due to a recent security breach in which an ex-friend used ptraces (not sure what ptraces are) to somehow remotely ...
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Unable to download wine with software center or terminal

I'm trying to download wine 1.7 with the software center and terminal, 3 MB remained of download progress , but when i want to continue the download , it gives me a 404 error. i rebooted the system ...
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Cloning Playonlinux Virtual Drives

I have a virtual drive on Playonlinux with some application which only allows one instance of itself to run. However, I'd like to run several of its instances. For this, I am planning to create ...
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Pipelight Silverlight not working in Firefox

I installed pipelight and try to enable silverlight with sudo pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight And receive the message "Plugin silverlight5.1 is now enabled". But when I go to this page ...
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Hearthstone graphics glitch (shadows on Blackrock board)

Specs: VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF114 [GeForce GTX 560] (rev a1) Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 83b5 Kernel driver in use: nvidia Ubuntu 15.04 - Linux-x86_64 NVIDIA ...
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How do I use wine after installing it?

I fixed my issue I had with the error messages about wine but I dont know what I need to do after I have wine installed
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Need help with configuring Wine game installation path [on hold]

So I have an SSD that my Linux Mint is installed on to, but how would I go about setting up Wine so it installs games on my other HDD because my SSD has only 128gb and fills up quickly?
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Opening a Firefox Protocol with a Program set in Wine

Currently, I'm having some trouble with associating a protocol (namely the nxm protocol) with a program which I have installed in wine (Mod Organizer). E.g. nxm://Skyrim/mods/3863/files/1000172397. ...
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Running .reg files with wine

I am having trouble running .reg files with wine. I have tried a few solutions that other people have used but when I launch it return the following error: "There is no windows program configured to ...
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Error when trying to install wine1.6

04 , and i want to install wine1.6 since it the latest stable version , i tried from the command line sudo apt-get install wine1.6 Les paquets suivants contiennent des dépendances non satisfaites ...
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Dependency error while installing WINE

Every time I try to install "WINE" VIA the Software Center on Ubuntu 12.10, I get this error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.4: PreDepends: dpkg (>= 1.15.7.2~) but ...
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How to install PowerSaves 3DS

I'm a new user of Ubuntu 14.04. I've installed PowerSaves 3DS, but when I launch it nothing appears. Here's the log when I launch it from terminal: root@xXxFruityxXx:/home/fruity# wine ...
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Wine Steam Error: Unhandled exception: unimplemented function x3daudio1_7.dll.X3DAudioInitialize called in 32-bit code (0x7b83ba4e)

I am trying to implement a patch fix for the addressed error in the title. I found the following wine-git patch that was said to address the issue: ...
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A Wine v1.61:1.6.3 install locked up about 2/3rds through.

I'm fairly new to Ubuntu. I tried to install Wine version above and it locked up and greyed out the install window about 2/3rds through install. No messages, no warning; just stopped. Do I need to ...
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Error messages on the terminal when installing Wine on Ubuntu 12.04

ive just found interest and information in Ubuntu and its benefits. Thing is that im a studying vb.net programmer and a hobbyist of other programming languages. I downloaded the wine package 1.4 and ...
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VMBox and Wine?

I support software for a homeowners association which has evolved to Windows 7 using Office 2007(especially Access with a lot of VisualBasic and reports) and Quickbooks as the principal data ...
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Rocket League won't run in Wine?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. As far as I know, I've satisfied all the needed dependencies to run Rocket League in Wine, but it doesn't seem to run. Here's my terminal output from opening Steam to ...
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How to exclude certain device from being grabbed by PulseAudio?

To cut a long story short: I have a specific case with application run in Wine. The thing is this application is not seeing my sound input device when this device is grabbed by PulseAudio. ...
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Need help with Wine d3d9

I configured wine, and install all the things I would need for gaming, and configured the change settings part of Winetricks, but the thing is, that if I want to open an .exe or a windows app, nothing ...
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wine problem running .exe file - TLS library not found ubuntu 14.10 [closed]

i had the 2 errors from this post: Install dotnet 2.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 without using Wine1.7 i solved the ntlm_auth issue bay installing winbind, but the TLS library not found persists. ...
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Bad sound and video quality on World of Tanks (Through WINE)

I have installed World of Tanks using Play on Linux and the installation was successful. When I enter the game (apart from the longer than expected loading times), the sound quality is poor (i.e. ...
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Wine application in system tray

Using Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity. Somehow I managed to minimize one Wine application into system tray from where it cannot be restored - it does not respond neither to double-click nor to right-click nor ...
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DRM issues 15.04

I am trying to watch NBC Sports on my Ubuntu machine. I currently have 15.04 installed. I have tried using both Chrome and Firefox. Chrome (updated) has flash 18, which is good. I've read though that ...
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How can I install Wine in 15.04 when there are unmet dependencies?

When I try to install Wine in Ubuntu 15.04, I get the following message: >sudo apt-get install wine Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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Hearthstone on PlayOnLinux: I can ALT+TAB out of the game, but I can't ALT+TAB back in

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 I installed Hearthstone via PlayOnLinux and it works excellently. The only problem is that I can Alt+Tab out of Hearthstone to go to another application, but I can't Alt+Tab ...
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Can't install dotnet

Every time I do winetricks dotnet20 The install window comes up, I hit next, and then it crashes. Here's what the terminal says l@l-Aspire-5515:~$ winetricks dotnet20 Executing w_do_call ...
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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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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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How does one create a custom application launcher for Wine installed apps?

I'm able to locate stuff with the dash home then drag it down to the launcher bar on the left of the desktop, but what if the application installed via Wine isn't found via the dash search? I've right ...
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Still can't install wine since Ubuntu 14.04

I have been reading countless questions regarding issues about Wine on 14.04, and despite all that, I still can't install/compile it on my machine. While you do have a lot of duplicate questions about ...
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How to use microsoft maren in ubuntu?

So there is this app which is called microsoft maren that allows you to type arabic using an english keyboard (you type in english characters and it transliterate it to arabic). Thing is this app is ...
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Wine - installing SW: JK: JA

I have successfully installed Jedi Academy (well, at least I think so), but when I try to run it, it freezes at the intro screen. The screen where is the logo. Only key that is working is ESC and ...
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Problem running battle.net in wine 1.7

So, using 14.04 LTS, I ran the command shown in this link, to download wine 1.7, and the battle.net client, and everything installed fine. The problem is that a necessary dropdown menu won't work. To ...
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Using Wine and playonlinux

I cant seem to install anything that is Windows based using wine or Playonlinux. Everything always crashes, Pokerstars, Blackchip poker, Command and conquer, Marvel heroes... Why won't anything I ...
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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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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 do I use Photoshop via wine on Ubuntu 15.04? [duplicate]

If you have any experiences on using Photoshop via Wine then please share with me about your experience.
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Photoshop installation issaue-Unable to preserve original file

I am trying to install photoshop cs6 on ubuntu 14.04 using wine . I am gettimg following error during installation- Exit Code: 7 Please see specific errors below for troubleshooting. For example, ...
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Running Adobe setup after installing wine

I am trying to install photoshop cs6 on ubuntu 14.04?I followed this answer and ran below commands sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get ...
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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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How Do I Get Rid of “Broken NVIDIA RandR detected, falling back to RandR 1.0”?

My short question is: How do I get rid of the RandR error below, while still using a proprietaty nVidia driver package (e.g. 304) ? The gore follows. A fresh install of wine 1.5 (latest, from ...
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wine-1.7.50 works for some not for others

I can get it to work for Explorer++.exe which is 64 bits but not for notepadd++.exe which is a 32 bit . wine: Bad EXE format for Z:\home\notepad++.exe. winedump of the exe is here: Contents of ...
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Why is there .exe process on my system monitor?

Title says it all :) Why is there .exe process on my system monitor ? Is this because i installed wine ? Screenshot :