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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Why does synaptic want me to uninstall half my programs just to get wine?

I have noticed it lately, so I am suspicious it is something to do with being on a 64 bit install. I especially notice when trying uninstalling something I don't want by KDE; I seem to have to choose ...
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Install old version of Wine

Recording to this page https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&iId=9597&iTestingId=56155, I should install older version of wine (max. 20041019), in order to run D2GS (game ...
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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 to uninstall a particular dll from winetricks?

Have Googled for this but couldn't find a way to re-install riched20.dll I installed to install a Windows application (I don't remember the application) some days ago. Is there anyway(command-line or ...
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How do I fix my resolution after Directx install through Steam?

I'm a bit long-winded so see bottom for quick version and specs. Friendly Hello: Hello all on these askUbuntu pages, I just recently built my own computer and decided to switch to Ubuntu for the ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How do I install Adobe Acrobat Pro From Web Premium CS4?

I am running the Ubuntu 12.04 Beta 2, and am looking to install Adobe Acrobat Pro from my CS4 Web Premium CD. Whenever I try and install the setup.exe I get the following error: Internal Error - ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Why Portable Potoshop can't run in Winetricks?

I can't execute my portable cs5 photoshop even though i run it in winetricks. Who can help me to execute this app because I really need it in my computer. Thanks for response.
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Problem in Wine with Kurdish fonts

when I install Wine on Ubuntu 15.04 I have a problem with my fonts. I have downloaded all Winetricks fonts, but this has not fixed my font problem. How can I remove all Wine fonts? Or how can I fix ...
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Photoshop CS6 on Wine Performance Improvement

So I'm running Photoshop CS6 on Wine on Ubuntu 14xx. My issue is once I get deeper into work (fairly large images), the performance drops...a lot. When I ran Photoshop on Windows using the same PC, I ...
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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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How to fix wine gecko error while installing something from winetricks

How to fix this when trying to install something through winetricks sha1sum mismatch! Rename <~>/.winetrickscache/./wine_gecko-0.1.0.cab and try again.
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How do I reset/fix the Winetricks GUI?

One day I was messing around in wine to try to install a few Windows components. For some reason, Winetricks has now completely shrunken the area of the window where I can select what I want to do ...
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No Steam Powered Icon

I installed steam using wine recently because of some steam games not working. When I installed it using SteamInstall.msi with winetricks and wine it did give me an icon but it says this Details: ...
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How to get crysis 2 running

I am runnung ubuntu 12.04 64bit with nvidea gtx660 the with proprietary driver version 310 installed via additional drivers I have tried a variety of things having no succsess I have got past the ...
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Running HDD Protection

Good Day Folks, I run Ubuntu 12.04 L.T.S. on a Toshiba Satellite P845-S4200 I downloaded Toshiba’s H.D.D. Protection software and it won't run in wine (wine tricks disappears)left the menu bar tab to ...
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3rd party software on crossover works well but not in wine

My ubuntu version: 12.04. I have downloaded a software to work on wine. So, i configured wine by installing dotnet20 and mdac28 etc. At last i could run the program. It needs an active Internet ...
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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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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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Starting specific program (via wine) in different language

I have a program that i am trying to run in Hebrew and have not been successful for a long time. On the file properties under"Command" it says {env WINEPREFIX="/home/yehoshua/.wine" wine ...
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How to install .net framework 3.5 on wine?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I want to use Multicharts,a windows application using wine. Multicharts requires .net framework 3.5. Is it possible to install. I have 64 bit OS. I found code below on ...
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unable to login after unstalling wine in ubuntu 14.04

I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and want to uninstall wine. For this I used the following commands, sudo apt-get purge wine* and after that, sudo apt-get update Now I am unable to login to Ubuntu.
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Solve issues with Wine and x3daudio1_7.dll?

I am attempting to run a Killing Floor 2 Server on Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS with wine version 1.7.38 as well as winetricks. However, when I attempt to run the server I get this error: wine: Call from ...
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Error while trying to run Skype via Wine in Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit

As many previous Windows users do, I hate what Microsoft has done with the Linux version of Skype. A lot of my premium features are missing, and I desperately need them for my job. I installed wine ...
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How do I install `Platypus` (and NaturallySpeaking 12 Premium) on Ubuntu 13.10 x64?

For the record, I have all of the following packages installed on my machine: wine wine-gecko1.4 wine-gecko1.4:i386 wine1.4 wine1.4-amd64 wine1.4-dev wine1.4-i386-i386 winetricks I created a ...
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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 Ubuntu in Virtualbox on this computer, same version. I think the problem ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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: ...
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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 ...
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Can't install dotnet40 using winetricks

I can't manage to install Dotnet 4.0 using Winetricks : export WINEARCH=win32 winetricks dotnet40 ------------------------------------------------------ wine cmd.exe /c echo '%ProgramFiles%' returned ...
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WineSkin with .NET Application

I have a .net application which now works perfectly when i have installed .net 4 on my Wine instance. Now my challenge is to wrap the Instance and give it to the customer. the easiest way to do this ...
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Steam through Wine with Winetricks and Bumblebee

Before a few game updates ago, I used to be able to play all of my Steam games (that are only on Windows) through the Winetricks configuration of Steam for Windows. I was playing with Steam on Windows ...
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“Program Error” every time I start up DB:XV through Wine

I have recently purchased Dragon Ball: Xenoverse through Steam, and I also started it through Steam in Winetricks' wineprefix. However, whenever I try to start it up, the screen freezes and and ...
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Net framework 2.0 error in ubuntu 12.04.5 64bit

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit version on my PC and I tried to run a game in wine that required net framework 2.0. I have installed it and when I tried to run it I get this error ".Net ...