Winetricks is a shell script that enables the user to download redistributable libraries which may be required for certain programs to run correctly in wine.

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Steam isn't displaying after running [Kubuntu] [duplicate]

Steam won't run properly, it just shows up at the bottom panel for a few seconds then disappears and there's not even an icon next to the tab. No window comes up. I have WINE & winetricks ...
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How can i install .exe files of windows 7 or more in ubuntu?

I want to run/install .exe files that require Windows 7 or higher in Wine on Ubuntu. When I try to install a specific .exe file on Wine, it says Windows version is not supported! You can ...
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Installing Adobe Illustrator CC via Wine (PlayOnLinux)

I am running a 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 dist trying to install Adobe Illustrator CC (64-bit). The following image below illustrates where it jams in the installation process when installing via PlayOnLinux....
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Running Masterwork Dwarf Fortress under Linux

I downloaded package with MDF from here: http://dffd.bay12games.com/file.php?id=8639 Everything works under Linux except of Masterwork Dwarf Fortress.exe - GUI needed to configure numerous settings ...
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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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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 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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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 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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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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Can't download vcrun2008 winhttp wininet with winetricks

I'm trying to play ROBLOX on Ubuntu, but for some reason this error message keeps on appearing: HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 404 Not Found 2013-11-16 14:31:45 ERROR 404: Not Found. ...
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Lego Mindstorms EV3 software cannot find brick via WiFi

My Lego Mindstorms EV3 software cannot find the EV3 brick via WiFi. The strange thing is, it works in a fresh install of (X)Ubuntu in Virtualbox on this computer, same version. Things I have tried: ...
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UBUNTU 16.04: I have been trying to associate files with PlayOnLinux using this howto: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1940522

In step 2 my shortcuts folder is empty. I have installed Microsoft 2010 with playonlinux but cannot associate the file. if you know how to do this with winetricks (even if that means i have reinstall ...
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How do I get the latest version of winetricks on Ubuntu?

I have installed Wine and I am quite happy with my current version but winetricks has let me down a few times with error messages. How do I update winetricks and get the very latest version on ...
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How to run WineTricks in 32 bit mode on a 64 bit system

I am using WineTricks to install some DLLs, but I'm encountering this problem when installing .NET framework: So, how do I run WineTricks in 32-bit mode?
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Cannot install Metatrader4 in Ubuntu 15 using wine

Has any body managed to install metatrader4 on ubuntu15 using wine? Because I have trouble installing it. Thanks,
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The connection of Wine and PlayOnLinux

I'm about to install wine on my new ubuntu 10.10 installation, however I can't determaine if I should install Wine or PlayOnLinux. I've already read over the following page http://wiki.winehq.org/...
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How to install Wine in Ubuntu 15.10

I tried to follow the steps listed here https://www.linux.com/blog/wine-1735-released-how-install-ubuntudebianlinux-mint After adding the PPA and running apt-get update, when I try to install wine ...
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Fonts look bad in Microsoft Office using Wine

Office fonts in wine look very different from what they look in Windows or LibreOffice. As can be seen from the attached screenshots, they look blurry in some sizes and aliased in other sizes. You ...
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how to make wine looks like my desktop colour scheme using WINETRICKS in Ubuntu 14.04?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit. I notice a post What can be done to make Wine look more integrated into Unity?, in the post it was mentioned that I can make wine looks like my Desktop's colour ...
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Installing Directx9 or later

i'm trying to install a game with wine but when i accept the licence it says "you need to install directx9 or better". I tried to follow that : http://www.dedoimedo.com/games/wine-directx.html but ...
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Add winetricks registry key by command line

In some special cases, I have to add a registry key to wine. Is it possible to do so using the command line, and how? Here are the steps I do from GUI: wine regedit On the left, open ...
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Installing IE8 with Winetricks

I have been trying to install Internet Explorer 8 via Winetricks on the default wine-prefix but I'm getting an error after the unpack process, saying my configuration is 64-bits and Internet Explorer ...
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Wine Not Working ! Error : Invalid directory prefix32 in WINEPREFIX: not an absolute path

I am using 64-Bit Linux, and when I Try to open an exe file from command line by the command wine somefile.exe I get an error which says: wine: invalid directory prefix32 in WINEPREFIX: not an ...
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Running World of tank under Wine

here is the biggest problem with Ubuntu for me: make WOT playable under Ubuntu with only Wine, with good performance. I made a lot of research and finaly i found the solution in some world of tanks ...
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Ubuntu - League of Legends WINE problem

I've install League of Legend on my notebook and wine as well. I've try different version of wine but no one of this don't work to play LoL... I've try: 1.6 and when I've try to open LoL he crash.....
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Run Photoshop CC through wine

I have a version of Photoshop CC installed on a Windows partition, but when run through wine, I get this error: I've tried migrating the install over to my wine drive_c, but running the photoshop ...
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Install Adobe Acrobat XI with wine

Adobe Acrobat XI has a silver rating on WineHQ, meaning it should work, right? I right click acrobat.exe, and the installation wizard pops up and installs successfully with no errors. However, I tick ...
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Adobe photoshop on ubuntu

I've successfully installed photoshop cs6 extended using this tutorial. My only problem is that I can't drag and drop images in photoshop. Common solutions available online is to uncheck run as ...
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Running Crusader Kings II with wine, some textures are wrong

I'm using wine to run Crusader Kings II, and it works pretty much perfectly, except that some of the countries on the map are the wrong color. The most prominent example is France, which is a dark ...
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Can't install flash with winetricks

I run winetricks flash and it outputs Executing w_do_call flash Executing load_flash Downloading http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/pdc/12.0.0.38/install_flash_player_ax.exe to /home/...
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Help installing Microsoft office 10 in Ubuntu 14 64 bits using Winetricks

I was trying to install Microsoft Office in Ubuntu 14.04 64 bits using winetricks,I selected wine default prefix,then choose dlls dotnet20 and msxml6 after that a warning message appears (mono not ...
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How do I tell winetricks to work with a different prefix?

I'm trying to enable alsa on different prefix than default through winetricks. More specifically, the prefix that has Rosetta Stone on it, as it cannot see my microphone. When I open winetricks, it ...
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How to install pip on wine?

I fail to install pip by: # install wine and python sudo apt-get install wine winetricks winetricks python # try to install pip winetricks pip BTW, there is no pip.exe under Python26/Scripts. ~/....
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Wine Libraries Winetricks

I needed MS Office so I installed Office2010 through Wine (not Play on Linux). The first time I did so, I installed the following libraries: vcrun2008 dotnet20 dotnet40 msxml6 riched20 riched30 ...
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How to install Dashlane on Ubuntu?

I use the password manager Dashlane on Windows. However, I cannot use the same on Ubuntu. I tried installing it using Wine but it didn't help. Can anybody suggest alternative methods?
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Sha1sum mismatch

I am new to Kubuntu or any type of Linux system, and I´d like to install FL Studio 12. Now I´ve done some digging on how to install it, and I´ve found this page. But I keep getting a sha1sum mismatch ...
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How to install wine application for system wide usage

Can't figure out, whether it is possible to install an application via wine system wide to avoid repetitive process and save disc space.
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WINE 1.3 with Amazon Kindle

I am experiencing problems getting Wine/PlayOnLinux to work with my Amazon Kindle Account. Firstly, I installed Wine/PlayOnLinux downloaded Amazon for PC and Wine picked up the exe. After ...
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Help to UNINSTALL Photoshop. Please, help the Linux newbie)

I am very fascinated with the professional help here on AskUbuntu. And I need your help again. I installed Ubuntu just two days ago and spent all this time setting it up. Now the question is about the ...
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installing norton identity safe using WINE?

Does anyone know other window component files needed before i can install Norton Identity safe on Ubuntu? I right click the NortonIdentitySafeV1.exe file and run with WINE Windows program loader, but ...
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I'm new to Ubuntu and I need to know how to install FL studio 12.03 step by step [duplicate]

hello I've tried to follow a couple of tutorials online but I'm just not getting anywhere. I have already installed all codecs and restricted extras. I know Wine is used but I'm not sure how to ...
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How to get .NET 2.0 SP2 running in wine?

I just can't seem to get the .net 2.0 Framework installed using wine / winetricks. I typed: winetricks into the terminal, selected dotnet20sp2, and proceeded to install it. Unfortunately, I ...
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How to remove wine-1.7.34 completely

I have tried a lot of different commands, but nothing helped. sudo apt-get remove wine --purge sudo apt-get --purge remove wine sudo apt-get auto remove Wine is still available. Wine ...
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Installing .net framework using wine [duplicate]

I am trying to install .NET frameworks on an Ubuntu system in Wine. wine --version 1.6.2 winetricks --version 20140302 The wine is a 32bit version. I get either of two errors: unable to find a ...
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Unable to run Microsoft Word

I tried to run Microsoft Word through Wine. I installed it (2009 installer), and installation was interrupted, it got stuck while creating shortcuts. While trying to run Word, this is the output: ...
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Playonlinux I can't find some components

I'm trying to install a game through playonlinux. I'm following winehq's instructions. For example, to install smite I'm following this: https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&...
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Can't run photoshop CS2 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Freezes after Loading

I have installed Photoshop CS2 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Photoshop gets started and loads, however after 30sec 'greys out' and locks up. The same one was fine on Ubuntu 12. But this is a new system. Intel® ...
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Installing dotnet 2.0 on 64 bit machine

I have a speed-reading program I purchased with uses dotnet2. However, dotnet2 doesn't run on 64 bit wine. How would I install dotnet2?
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How to I set up Wine to enable me to use the voicechat software 'Paltalk"?

I would like to be able to use Paltalk on my Ubuntu computer. However, to date there are Linux distributions that I am aware of. So, given this, how could I use Wine to enable me to use Paltalk. I ...