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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PlayonLinux League of Legends Crashes Updating

Hello so I am trying to install League on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid... Right now League is on 6.10 update and I am trying to find a bug in this but I only find one simple bug in all of this... And I am ...
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I recently installed Wine and Playonlinux on mythbuntu 14.04 backend and now I can't access smb shares from my front ends how do I fix?

Please forgive me, I am still a Windows user and this is my first post. About 6 months ago I converted entire home network to Mythbuntu 14.04. Today I decided to try to use Windows Media Player via ...
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How can I get MS office on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have office 2010, 2013 and 2016 and when I run it with wine I get an error when I click install. I'm new to Linux please help me Transcript of error: User runs Office 2016 setup file ...
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Unable to Install Windows Programs using Wine in Ubuntu 12.04 - Program Error

I am trying to install a couple Windows programs, but it fails. I had Wine 1.6, so I thought maybe the latest version had some bugs. So, I uninstalled and re-installed 1.4 from the Ubuntu repo, but ...
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Errors when installing wine in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have followed the below procedures to install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa apt-get update apt-get install -y wine However, I see the below error messages: ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 (Wine)

I have Wine installed. I installed a MS Office 2010 Professional Plus (.iso) file. I opened it with Disk Image Mounter, and it generated a folder for me. I went into Wine and typed the directory name ...
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How to uninstall a wine software?

I will start by saying this is not a duplicate of Uninstall a program installed with Wine nor How to uninstall a software that has been installed using wine?. I already "STFW" as adviced in the how to ...
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How do I delete wine-staging-i?

I am trying to remove wine and all of its remnants. When I use dpkg-query -l '*wine*' it tells me I have rc wine-staging-i version 1.9.10 with i386 architecture installed, but when I try to ...
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Release mouse from Warcraft 3 windowed mode on Wine

I'm playing Warcraft 3 - The Frozen Throne on Wine with windowed mode (Virtual desktop), the problem is that the mouse is grabbed on the window and I can't move it to the desktop or to other windows. ...
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Running Windows Steam on Linux (Using Wine)

I just installed Ubuntu for the first time and am trying to figure a way to play Windows games on Linux. Ive read you need to use Wine, im just wondering how exactly do I go about doing this ...
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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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RingCentral on Ubuntu via Wine

I'm trying to get RingCentral for Windows, working. I've got it to install and load but I have a consistent crash that no amount of googling has been able to help me with: Distro: Ubuntu 15.10 wine ...
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Open files in Sublime from WinSCP running on Wine

I have recently changed Windows OS for Ubuntu. As developer I really loved WinSCP on Windows and I just can't find any other suitable program on Linux. However, everything works fine with WinSCP ...
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How to setup a cdrom drive in Wine

Okay, so I installed Wine, and installed the first StarCraft, but when I try to run it, it tells me that the cd isn't in the cdrom drive (but it's already in there) and asks me to insert it. So, I did ...
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How to ensure Wine does not auto run .exe files?

I want to install Wine only for running a program, but I don't want to open any other Windows file (for security). Is it possible to ensure Wine does not execute .exe files automatically? Thank you.
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How to install Need For Speed Most Wanted in Playonlinux? The game fails to launch on 64 bit systems

Heres my playonlinux debug logfile: [05/11/16 14:11:31] - Running wine- --version (Working directory : /usr/share/playonlinux/python) wine-1.6.2 PlayOnLinux logfile ------------------- Date: ...
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Wine 1.7 not installing on Xubuntu 15.10

So, after setting up my installation of Xubuntu yesterday, I tried to install Wine 1.7 using ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa. However, after doing sudo apt-get install wine1.7, it keeps giving me this error: ...
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Is wineserver a default (program/process) on Ubuntu?

I saw in my Ubuntu 14.04 installation that there is a process called wineserver. Is that a default process/program when you install Ubuntu? I have another machine running the same OS (14.04) and ...
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Wine not working : [ERROR]

I just installed wine onto Hardy and I have wine tricks and all that but when i try opening a .exe files by double clicking it or using terminal it just doesn't open. I have installed Razer Synapse, ...
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How do I set Notepad++ as an editor on Ubuntu?

I use notepad++ from Wine. I want to set Notepad++ as one of the default editors. I tried to set it by right-clicking on a file, then Open With. But I did not see Notepad++ in the resulting list ...
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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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Install Pulse Secure under wine

Is it possible to install and run Pulse Secure on wine? I have setup the environment variable WINEARCH=win32 as well as selected Windows 7 under winecfg. When I run wine start JunosPulse.x86.msi the ...
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Ubuntu firewall is blocking metatrader from install

i want to instal metatrader through wine but they say that there's a firewall so they keep asking for proxy server option ,, how i allow it to install ? Thank you
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Install IE using wine

I just got wine on my Ubuntu 16.04 and I was planning to test it by downloading IE - a strictly windows program. However, after all else is successful I get this warning: IEs4Linux 2 is developed to ...
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Reinstalling wine after upgrading 14.04 to XOrg lts-wily

I upgraded a KUbuntu 14.04 LTS install to xorg-core-lts-wily and all its dependencies, in order to be able to run on a 6th gen i3 with a HD520 graphics. That meant I lost wine, and I cannot seem to ...
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Program “.NET Reflector” crashes

today i tried to install .NET Reflector, and when i open the "ReflectorInstaller" it opens then after 3 second it crashes Can somebody help me? i use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
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How to install and configure 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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Problem with wine application and unity launcher + dash. Ubuntu 16.04

I have three problems with wine application with unity launcher + dash. Some wine app donot lock to launcher. Even if some lock, when I click on them they won't launch. The apps which are locked, ...
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STEAM games on Wine or Windows VM

I recently installed Steam on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine, but noticed not all games are available to me. I am looking to play a particular game H1Z1 which is not ported for Linux, so I was wondering if I ...
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Wine Bad EXE Error

so I'm trying to install iTunes through wine, and whenever I use the terminal command wine iTunes6464setup.exe to run itunes, it tells me that it's a bad EXE file. I'm not sure how to fix it, and the ...
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Winetricks not installing properly through Wine on Ubuntu 16.04

I'm following this tutorial on installing all necessary prerequisites for league through wine as well as moving over the league files in order to have a completely functioning game. I'm running on ...
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15.10 - unable to run 32bit wine

I have been trying to install wine on my 64bit Ubuntu 15.10 today and ran into some problems. I installed simply by running sudo apt-get install wine Now the issue is that I can't run the wine ...
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Install Google Drive Sync for Windows using Wine

Is there a way to install the googledrivesync.exe using Wine? I've tried various alternative clients, but they are somewhat limited, and other guides I've followed are somewhat outdated.
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How to install PhpStorm in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I have a JetBrains PhpStorm 7.1 and I want to install it in Ubuntu 14.04 so I installed wine for windows compatibility and I run PhpStorm-7.1.exe then it was successfully installed (I guess). But when ...
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I am trying to install .NET Application, but every method is failing. Please Help

First Method I downloaded Virtual Box. Downloaded Virtual Image from Modern.ie (as it comes with installed .NET Framework). Still When Installing My Application it started downloading New C++ ...
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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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Is there a Wine equivalent for Android apps?

As Android is gaining more and more users every day (and Windows losing some), i consider reasonably fair for me to ask: Is there ANY Wine equivalent for Android apps? I'm not asking for native linux ...
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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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How does wine actually work?

It is clear that the environment required for running a Windows application and an Ubuntu application are completely different. But a small package (of approx. around 650 MB) is able to run Windows ...
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How to install Wine or Winetricks and Virtualbox into Ubuntu 16.04

There are no other questions and answers that clearly explain how to install Wine or Winetricks and or Virtualbox into Ubuntu 16.04. Unfortunately, Ubuntu 16.04 does not come with Winetricks and or ...
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Installing Unity3D with Wine

So I've been trying to install Unity using the famous scripts by Cauê and Tomza which failed. I just installed without the scripts and it installed though visual studio and VSTU failed. I tried to ...
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MW2 error on Ubuntu 14.04

Every time I lauch up MW2 thru steam on playonlinux I get : DirectX encountered an unrecoverable error. Any help? I have install the following vcrun 2005 corefonts d3dx9 dotnet20 dotnet20 sp1 ...
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Creating .desktop files for wine applications

I have two different wine apps I want to place and run from Ubuntu's 14.04 launcher. For both I've created their own .desktop files and added both to the launcher. Icons look good, both are clickable ...
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Error when i run an portable .EXE (pd-proxy) with wine

when i tried to run Pd-proxy then vpn for windows i ran this command on terminal in wine wine pd-proxy.exe not worked and wine pd-launcher.exe then i got following error massege ...
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How do I add i386 architecture in Ubuntu MATE 15.04?

So I want to install wine:i386 so I can use PlayOnLinux. http://wiki.playonlinux.com/index.php/Installing_PlayOnLinux For users' Debian wheezy and Ubuntu Precise (and higher), they'll need to ...
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Can anybody please help me run Aika Online on ubuntu? [closed]

I can get till laucher but after that it doesn't respond. I am attaching a screenshot. Everything got installed and I was able to successfully update it too, but it wont run and I keep getting some ...
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error when installing Wine

when installing wine, I have a problem with this step,I dont know how to continue running program , I has got stuck in this step,I have searched this error on google but I have found nothing. Any ...
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Wine on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS - No sound in Halo 2

Extensive searching hasn't found any mention of this specific problem. Problems with no sound at all in wine are frequently encountered; that is not my problem; it's no sound on Halo 2. I'm hoping ...
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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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Lirycs Syncronization App

I have instaled OSD Lyrics, but it don't have synchronized lyrics for most of my musics, so, what i do: Go to windows, open foobar and use a plugin caled Minilyrics to edit and sync lyrics, save, ...