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Wine on Ubuntu 16.04: 32 and/or 64 bit? [duplicate]

I've been looking into installing Wine on Ubuntu and the official wiki says that if I have a 64 bit Ubuntu machine I need to carry out a few back flips and install 32 bit Wine. This shouldn't be an ...
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How do I use different Wine bottles? [duplicate]

I can't figure this out, I'm trying to run winetricks and install prerequisites needed for running 32-bit Windows software, but I don't even know how to begin to do that. Every time I open winetricks ...
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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 do I install iTunes? [duplicate]

I have an iPhone and run Ubuntu on all of my personal computers. Since I did not want to keep a separate partition with Windows on it for the sole purpose of running iTunes, I attempted to install It ...
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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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Hearthstone stucks on black screen, Intel gpu issue?

Background: The first time I installed the hearthstone with the file downloaded from blizzard via "Installing a non-listed program". In that time luncher was loaded and the only problem was starting ...
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can't log in on battle.net

I've installed Hearthstone in PlayOnLinux, the install was successful but when I open Hearthstone I get an error and can't even log in to battle.net This is the error i get. Unhandled exception: ...
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Problem installing WinBUGs with Wine

On 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 (Linux kernel 3.13.0.30.36) I'm trying to install the WinBUGS Markov Chain Monte Carlo software with Wine 1.6, but after wine WinBUGS14.exe I get the following error message: ...
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How do I get around OS checks in wine?

I got a Lytro from woot this week, but didn't research the Linux support. I have PlayOnLinux installed and was hoping to run the windows software from there. The snag I ran into was that they have an ...
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ubuntu 32 bit vs 64 bit when using lots of windows applications

I have acer laptop with processor capable of running 64 bit programs. I also love windows applications and would be using wine to install lots of them. So in your opinion should I use 32 bit OS to ...