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Unable to locate package winehq-stable on 22.04

I'm having the same issue and I found out that you can't install winehq-stable on 22.04 because the packages were not built for 22.04 yet. Check out this link: https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/...
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Wine not removed after running apt-get purge

There is no actual file named /usr/bin/wine so I think this might be a link or now, a broken link. Run the following command: file /usr/bin/wine to confirm this. If it is an actual file (not a link) ...
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Apt Update : NO_PUBKEY 76F1A20FF987672F (wine)

I had this problem too. In my case, the solution was to simply follow the instructions at the WineHQ Wiki when adding the repository, see page Ubuntu WineHQ Repository sudo mkdir -pm755 /etc/apt/...
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Cannot install wine32 in Jammy (22.04)

I had the same exact issue with Xubuntu 22.04 tonight and it drove me crazy until I figured it out. In my case, I had a new version of libsystemd0 for amd64 that wasn't available for i386. There was ...
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How to remove wine7.0-rc1 compiled from source?

To uninstall this version of wine, you need to go to the source directory (which you obtained by extracting the .tar.xz file), and then run sudo make uninstall.
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Unable to install wine-staging

You should know that codename of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS is focal, not impish. The latter is the codename for Ubuntu 21.10, which is not your version. So you have to open the terminal and use the following ...
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how can i use amazon kindle on ubuntu 20.04 LTS?

Use Kindle Cloud Reader (a web app that runs through Chrome) which allows you to access your Kindle books through Google Chrome browser. You'll have to have Google Chrome installed, which you can ...
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How to use wine with more security?

Tl;dr don't run untrusted programs and you'll be fine WINE isn't malware. WINE is a way to run Windows executables on Linux. So, if you only run programs you trust with WINE, it won't be an issue. If ...
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Microsoft Edge on Linux

In November 2021, Microsoft announced in their blog that the stable version of Microsoft Edge can be installed in Linux devices. Last October, we made Microsoft Edge available on Linux in preview ...
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Notepad++ stopped working on Ubuntu 22.04

I used the solution suggested by Siao-Han (Notepad++ has stopped working) with a small change since the answer was intended for Linux Mint and not for Ubuntu. The only difference is swapping the rm -...
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Notepad++ has stopped working

I had the same issue and just solved it according to this post: https://community.notepad-plus-plus.org/topic/17192/npp-on-usb-for-unix/5 (see Meta Chuh's answer) cd "/home/<UserName>/snap/...
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Version error, wine is not supported, with Fortnite

If you look at areweanticheatyet.com, you'll see that Fortnite has the "denied" tag. This means that the developers of Fortnite, Epic Games, have specifically said that they do not/will not ...
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Apt Update : NO_PUBKEY 76F1A20FF987672F (wine)

I had the same trouble, I tried removing the repo files but adding the latest key resolved my error sudo mkdir -pm755 /etc/apt/keyrings sudo wget -O /etc/apt/keyrings/winehq-archive.key https://dl....
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Error message E: Conflicting values set for option Signed-By regarding source

sudo rm /usr/share/keyrings/winehq.gpg sudo rm /usr/share/keyrings/winehq-archive.key sudo rm /etc/apt/sources.list.d/winehq-jammy.sources
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Wine not removed after running apt-get purge

Can you try to remove Wine via the Synaptic Package Manager by searching for 'wine'? Because the package is not called wine as I can see it on my system:
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NODE_SKIP_PLATFORM_CHECK in exe file

You can try doing what the message suggests and setting the NODE_SKIP_PLATFORM_CHECK variable, but there is no guarantee that this will work: NODE_SKIP_PLATFORM_CHECK=1 wine FunPayServer.exe
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Nacon GC-100 gamepad right stick not working properly on Ubuntu 20.04

Please test the controller on game-pad tester, if it works fine and considering that it works great on Wine's tester then the problem would be with those games you are playing using Wine, which ...
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How do you sandbox a Windows application to a specific Wine prefix like in Snaps?

There is a flatpak program called bottles. It allows you to configure multiple instances of WINE with different versions and much more.
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How do you sandbox a Windows application to a specific Wine prefix like in Snaps?

According to your comments on my previous answer, another option that I can recommend is creating your own .desktop files. Every application on your applications menu has a .desktop file. This file ...
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Fresh install of ubuntu 22.04 and 404 not found error even though there are no PPAs causing these errors

Credits to @FedKad for this answer, he pointed out that I should try to change the server on "Software and Updates", I changed from my local server to the "Main server" and was ...
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Problem with installing Winehq stable on Ubuntu 22.04

It looks like there is no stable build for jammy yet. You may want to try the Development branch: sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-devel a description of the differences can be found here: ...
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Cannot use VGA to USB Monitor on Ubuntu

Based on the information you provided, it's seems like the manufacturer of your USB monitor doesn't support Linux. WINE will run some Windows applications but this exe file probably contains drivers ...
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Notepad++ has stopped working

I had the same issues, switched to notepadQQ and notepadNext (reimplimentation of notepadd++) and haven't been happier. (every time snap updates, the path breaks)
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How can I tell Wine which output audio device to use?

You may be able to use the PULSE_SINK environment variable to specify the output device. First get the names of your speakers: pactl list sinks short It will look something like this: 1 alsa_output....
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I'm using Ubuntu 22.04 How can i install and play league of legends?

sudo snap install leagueoflegends --edge
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Install Wine on Ubuntu 20.04 when the normal methods fail

Okay, I haven't found an answer yet, but I have found a work-around that might be useful to others. I can't get Wine to install. But Steam (by Valve) installs just fine. And Steam has a built-in, ...
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20.04.04 libmysqlclient21 breaks wine

The builds have been fixed and the missing package libmysqlclient21_8.0.28-0ubuntu0.20.04.4_i386.deb is now available: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/focal/i386/libmysqlclient21/8.0.28-0ubuntu0.20.04.4
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E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages trying to install wine on Ubuntu 20.04

Try installing the .deb file for winehq-staging https://pkgs.org/download/winehq-staging After downloading, run this sudo dpkg -i --force-all [package_name].deb This works for me
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How can I update Wine, without uninstalling it?

Ok, I found a solution, to update Wine, and was simply to add the following command: sudo add-apt-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ impish main' So, Wine could not find the ...
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problem with installing photoshop

At time of writing WineHQ repository for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS works normally. So your problem is caused by broken mirror at http://mirror.vorboss.net/ubuntu-archive. You have to switch from it to Main ...
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