Wine is a free software application that aims to allow computer programs written for Microsoft Windows to run on Unix-like operating systems.

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Can WINE provide support for 256-color only configuration?

Attempting to install and run MYST under WINE on OpenSUSE. I have had success with several other old games, but this one specifically requires a 256-color display. When I attempt to run the ...
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Launch program with Wine using .exe arguments

I have this program that I'm able to launch via command prompt in Windows or via a crafted .lnk when adding the specified arguments like this: "C:\My\program.exe" /ID:"MyID" /CompanyID:"123" ...
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HiDPI support with Wine applications

I'm thinking of buying an HP Spectre x360 13" laptop with QHD display and installing Mint on it and using Wine to run some Windows apps. I was wondering if anyone had experience with Wine's support ...
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Using wine for window printer driver on Linux

We have some old printers with Windows drivers only at my work space. Is there any general way to use their drivers through wine? I have not found any decent and new documentation about the problem. ...
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Monitor disk activity of app in Wine

I have a windows app running with wine. In order to reverse engineer some parts of the app I want to know which files are being opened and read/written. Can wine do this?
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Where is log of Wine?

Where I using Windows, I play League of Legends portable, just execute and play I'm trying play this game in Linux, I'm using Metamorphose Linux, is a debian base distrution. I'm try execute using ...
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Alternatives to save PowerPoint slide with high resolution (300dpi) in Ubuntu

I need to export a Power Point slide as a image (.png) with 300 dpi of resolution. I found this guide and this microsoft page with the way to do it. Both recommend a approach that change the ...
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Using Wine for only one game? How to avoid malware?

I would like to avoid being able to run Windows malware with Wine. I have Xubuntu 14.04 and when I install Wine it automatically associates filetypes .exe... etc with Wine so it is pretty easy to get ...
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PlayOnLinux - gnome-keyring-pkcs11.so: No such file or directory

While trying to launch a game with PlayOnLinux it crashes and I find this in the debugger: [01/28/16 09:20:18] - Running wine-1.9.2-LeagueOfLegends5 lol.launcher.admin.exe (Working directory : ...
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VisiPics on Linux does not move files on Wine 1.6.2 for Debian Jessie

I am running VisiPics 1.31 using Debian Jessie 8.1.0 AMD64 netinst and Wine 1.6.2. VisiPics can read my picture folders just fine and displays properly the comparison results, but when I click ...
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How do I find out and add necessary extra fonts to wine?

I'm trying to use Balsamiq Mockups under Wine It kind of works. This is what it should look like (running on a Mac): Here's what it does look like (running under Wine on Arch Linux): (ignore ...
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Wine program in a docker container

Originally posted in StackOverflow I have a 3rd party program I want to use in a Docker container. The program launches fine with a direct install of Wine in Ubuntu (tried with Ubuntu 14.04 and 15.10 ...
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Wanting to run x86 binaries in Crouton Linux on dev-enabled Asus Chromebook Flip (ARM)

Yes, I know this may be very esoteric. :) I have a few simple x86 programs which run fine using Wine in any stock x86 desktop Linux. None of them have any 3D graphics or unusual hardware needs. ...
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Why does wine need a kernel 3G/1G memory split to function?

When trying to run wine on stock Raspbian, you get a message like this: Warning: Memory above 0x80000000 doesn't seem to be accessible. Wine requires a 3G/1G user/kernel memory split to work ...
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Using WINE to view Lorex cameras with their proprietary plugin

I have a Lorex surveillance system. I'd like to view the webUI via my Linux system. They only provide their plugins for Windows and Mac. I've installed Firefox in Wine and run their plugin in the ...
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how to install dot net framework 4.5 on amd64 ubuntu 15.10

I've tried simple plain installation. It shows error: wine: Call from 0x7b8395fc to unimplemented function wevtapi.dll.EvtNext, aborting Wine version: wine --version wine-1.6.2 When installing ...
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Trying to get USB Vag-Com/VCDS cable to work under wine (ebay cable)

I've been following this guide: http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?2725554 and this guide: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=220200&page=2 and obviously quite easily i got the ...
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Restrict wine access to wineprefix path

Is there a way to restrict Wine in it's wineprefix so that it can't read files outside it? Which is a good way to complete secure my system from potentially malicious software that can be run ...
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Proper Powershell 2.0 installation on Linux with wine 1.7.29

Despite the bad rating on WineHQ I attempted to install Powershell 2.0 using wine 1.7 on Debian Jessie, and after a registry "fix", it runs without the previous startup errors. I had followed the ...
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Terminal Issues running powershell 2.0 under wine 1.7.29 on current Debian Jessie

When running the powershell executable using wine 1.7 on my Debian Jessie Linux, I am facing some (terminal) issues, that seriously hamper usability as an interactive shell. In order of importance: ...
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Visio Installation via Wine on OSX

When trying to install Visio 2013 using the VisioMUI.msi installer, I run into the following error when using msiexec $ msiexec /i VisioMUI.msi fixme:heap:RtlSetHeapInformation 0x0 1 0x0 0 stub ...
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wine1.6 How to fix installation

sudo apt-get install wine1.6 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package wine1.6 is not available, but is referred to by another package. ...
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How to perform unattended installation for any installer using wine?

In winetricks help I can see the following option: -q, --unattended Don't ask any questions, just install automatically which allows me to install automatically many apps and games ...
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Wine error with LOCAL resource library

I am trying to run the student version of Solid Edge ST8 on OpenSUSE Tumbleweed using the latest wine build. It seems that there has not been activity in the DB for years and so I am under no illusion ...
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how do I install mingw64 on kali linux 2.0?

I have downloaded several packages from these web sites: https://packages.debian.org/stable/wine-development http://sourceforge.net/projects/mingw/?source=typ_redirect Apparently, I have to have ...
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Ollydbg v1.10 crashing on Wine under Ubuntu 14.04

I am following Infinite Skills tutorial for Reversing Engineering and the instructor installs Ollydbg v1.10 but I am unable to run it under my system. I hadn't Wine installed previously and I ...
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Adding wine to bash profile

I have installed wine 1.7.50 from source. There weren’t any .dmg or .app installers available on version 1.7.50 which supports DirectX11. So, I had to install it via terminal from source via the below ...
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Error installing Safari for Windows on Ubuntu 15 through Wine

I'm trying to install Safari 5 for Windows in Ubuntu 15 through Wine (version 1.6.2). First I downloaded with wget: wget http://appldnld.apple.com/Safari5/041-5487.20120509.INU8B/SafariSetup.exe ...
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WineHQ 1.7.50 for mac

Now, Wine has come up with DirectX 11 support. I want to install it on my Macbook Pro. I am currently running 1.7.0 version. I saw all the Binary Packages for linux but Mac isn't listed there: ...
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Installing Visual C++ Redistributable 2012 64-bit in Wine on Ubuntu 64-bit dist

This is a known bug in Wine for 64-bit systems that the 2012 redist does not play well. I am running 14.04 64-bit. I need a pure 64-bit because of the program I am trying to install (Illustrator CC ...
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How to make apt-get working in Oracle Linux?

I have tried to install Wine on to my Oracle Linux by using apt-get install wine, but it didn't work. I have tried this as normal user but it was showing this error: bash: apt-get: command not ...
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Change color depth in KDE?

So I was running a game trough wine and it changed my resolution and color depth. Was easy to get the resolution back to normal but can't find any way to change the color depth back. How do I do it ...
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Running Palm Desktop in Wine

I'm using a Macbook Pro, and I'm trying to sync with a Palm Zire. After discovering that Palm Desktop for OS X is a PowerPC app, and won't run, I decided to install Palm Desktop for Windows inside of ...
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How to disable Gecko package popup for Wine?

When I run my app under Wine: wine my_app.exe I've got this annoying popup: which says: Wine could not find a Gecko package which is needed for applications embedding HTML to work correctly. ...
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Native Windows Libraries Under Wine

As we know, Wine has the ability to run windows native Dlls instead of it's own library files. For example you can use the original d3dx9.dll instead of wine's own d3dx9.dll implementation. Does ...
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Password-protected PDF not opening on Linux

I have a PDF document (from the British Library via interlibrary loan) which is password protected via some sort of remote validation of the password. I tried to open it on Ubuntu 14.04, which ...
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Why is my US English keyboard re-mapped to Swedish in MonoDevelop?

I am using Wine to run MonoDevelop and Unity in openSuSE and it works rather well. However, I have a snag where in MonoDevelop, my keyboard is mapped to use Swedish keyboard layout rather than my ...
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Variable as argument to Wine

The variable $INPUT_FILES in Case 1 has the same content (string) that is used in Case 2. Why in Case 1 I have problems with spaces in the name "2015 01 09.1.txt", but in Case 2 not? How can I fix ...
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Is there a way to use google voice on magic jack on linux?

I am running the latest Ubuntu. Here is what I want to achieve: I want to be able to dial a number on the phone on my magic jack, and connect the call via google voice. I have tried running GV jack ...
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fixme:heap:HeapSetInformation in wine

I am trying to launch setup to install an app with wine. Launching it without the terminal does nothing, however launching it in the terminal with the command wine foosetup.exe it gives the error ...
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Run program installed on desktop in wine

I am trying to get Warcraft II Battle Edition (http://en.war2.ru/) to work on Ubuntu (14.04) by running it through wine. I was able to successfully get through the installation menu of Warcraft in ...
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Visual Studio in Ubuntu Errors

How can I install the latest Visual Studio beta in Ubuntu through wine? It's so frustrating. I just want C# bash scripting. I get many errors. Has anyone had success?
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Ms office 2010 not working in fedora 22 in wine

i am new in Linux, Using fedora 22 beta. i have installed wine. Then installed ms office standard 2010 package. Everything was okay except the Ms power point.Then thought as we do in windows, i will ...
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Redundant Wine Icons in Many Programs under Wine on Debian (KDE)

I have a wine problem as shown in the image below. All the wine icons (all 3) are due to the launch of the OriginLab (the most left one icon). When you switch to these wine icons, they generally do ...
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How can I run DirectX games on Linux?

I've tried using this tutorial on getting it working but when it tells me to enter a list of dll's from here but I only get a missing page. If I could either have that list or another completely ...
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How to run Cornelsen's “Tobi” software (for Windows) on linux, using Wine

There are a lot of resources on how to run Windows software with Wine, but this question is specifically about how to run a software called "Tobi Fibel" from the German Cornelsen Verlag on (Ubuntu) ...
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Is it possible to run Adobe After Effects (CS6 or later versions) under Wine?

I have been unsuccessful trying to install Adobe After Effects on Linux using Wine. If someone has done this successfully, could you share what steps are required beyond a "simple" installation in ...
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Can Windows Viruses/malwares infect mac osx if installed through Wine?

I am relatively new to OSX in general, I started using it two weeks only, the app Wineskin (a.k.a Wine in Linux environment) is used to run a Windows application inside osx by creating the correct ...
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Linux symlink not working

I have been trying to do symlink but It does not work. This is all it gives me after I do the command ls -s /mnt/01A3D80750CDAFF9/Steam ~/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/Steam/ dimitri@dimitri-desktop:~$ ls ...
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Make Wine run its applications as user profile, not Administrator

For a very specific case, I need to install PostgreSQL under Wine to run a Windows application that packs it's own installation of PostgreSQL even if PostgreSQL is already installed, for security ...