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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How do I dump information from a Windows *.lnk shortcut on Linux?

To launch Windows lnk shortcut on Linux, one can use wine start qqq.lnk. But do I view the information (command line, current directory) about it? strings is not enough.
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Run shell script (.sh) from wine

I am new to the wine community. I need some help with a project I am trying to do. I have installed Wine over Ubuntu 14.04 and I have installed ffmpeg on my machine (ffmpeg as a linux program). I ...
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Running Wine program through alternate network interface

Is there a way to configure Wine on Linux to use a different network interface on your system? I can't find anything about this except for other people's unanswered questions. The reason why I'd ...
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Wine applications ignore KDE keyboard shortcuts

I have Apple aluminium keyboard. I've remap command and control with each other. Everything works smooth, except wine, which continue use control as a base for most of shortcuts. I use archlinux and ...
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Block all outgoing traffic for a User running Wine apps

Good day, I'm using a lot of WINE apps under Linux which work just fine, but one thing I am specifically looking for right now is to block their access to the internet (outgoing), with exception of ...
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How to track an issue with nvidia's propietary drivers

I've been trying to install the Unity 3D game engine on linux mint. Everything working fine install-wise, but when opening the application all the graphics it should render are messed up. It looks ...
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pass filename(with space in the path) as argumant to a wine app in a bash script

I want to luanch an wine App with passing a file as argument. I've two file, with the first I don't have any problem but when there is a space in the path wine can't handle the address properly. here ...
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MS Access 2007 in Wine: hyperlinks couldn't be opened

I need to set up a machine with Linux (Ubuntu or Mint) and install MS Access on it using wine (MS Office programs that I worked with before, Word and Excel, worked in wine just fine). But I'm facing ...
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How to make Wine hide all app GUI?

I have a windows application, it works perfectly fine in Wine. I'm talking about Steam. Now, I need Wine to hide any kind of windows it opens, I need it to be hidden completely but yet still running ...
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Using Wine to open Windows .exe

I apologize for repeating my question, but it was suggested that I ask it on this StackExchange site instead of stackoverflow: Original post: I have created a simple .NET 4.5 Entity Framework ...
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Copy Stamp of 'Photoshop CS2' doesn't work under LMDE with Crossover 13

i managed to install PS CS2 with Crossover Linux under Linux Mint Debian Edition and now every tool works fine except for one the copy stamp and this is rather important for me because i edit a lot of ...
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Foobar2000's $strstr always returns 0?

I try to distinguish between my classical music and the rest to show the composer field instead of album artist if genre contains 'Classical'. Note that I can't just use $strcmp because I use multiple ...
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Unable to install Ekundli-2002 with wine1.6

I am trying to install Ekun2002.exe (Astrology software) by wine1.6 on Ubuntu 14.04 But at the end of installation, it is getting following error: Foreign application won't perform DDE method or ...
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Adobe Digital Editions Installed Using Wine Returns Error #2038

I recently decided to transfer my Google Play Books library to Calibre. Since Google Play gave me ACSM files, I installed Adobe Digital Editions to download the book itself. I did this using ...
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Issue with WINE after NVIDIA Driver installation

I used to be able to successfully play Pocket Tanks and Commandos on my Fedora 20 64bit system using WINE. Few days ago I finally got time to install NVIDIA Driver. After that, WINE is now not ...
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Increasing image size inside of WINE

I have an application designed for Windows XP, that needs to be ported to a Mac running 10.9.2. I found WineBottler and have created a package for the app, which works perfectly with the exception of ...
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Is ReactOS or WINE the more stable replacement for Windows XP? [closed]

As Windows XP is now out of support and any freshly discovered vulnerabilities will not be addressed, it's time to retire Windows XP from my Internet-connected computers. There's a lot of ...
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How do you run kakorokuRecorder on Wine? [closed]

I'm trying to run kakorokuRecorder on Wine but I get this when I run it. System.ArgumentException: A null reference or invalid value was found [GDI+ status: InvalidParameter] at ...
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How to add dll-override to wine config from command-line?

I know that I can add dll-overrides from wineconfig GUI: WINEPREFIX="$somedir" winecfg I know that I can temporarily add dll-overrides from command-line by specifying WINEDLLOVERRIDES environment ...
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Why is Wine not seeing that I have mono 3 installed?

I'm using ubuntu 13.10 64bit. Does anyone have an idea why the following might be happening? # wine --version wine-1.4.1 # mono --version Mono JIT compiler version 3.0.6 (Debian ...
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Where does Wine put downloaded files?

I am running WSUS Offline Update - an independent software that downloads updates for Microsoft's products from Microsoft WSUS servers. I'm running it under Wine on Ubuntu Linux. Normally ISO images ...
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Hypothetical Windows virus in WINE

I am running Ubuntu with WINE on it for running some Windows program like a pdf reader. These programs can clearly access my Linux docs, and change them. I know that Linux system files are out of ...
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Crunchbang (Debian Wheezy) amd64 OpenGL probem

This is my first post here. Well, I installed Crunchbang amd64 a few days ago. I installed my GFX drivers (HD 6950) properly. I installed 32bit wine and 32bit Steam. The problem is, both of these ...
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Mint 15 - Powerpoint 2007 won't start

I'm running Office 2007 in Linux Mint 15 Olivia using Wine 1.6. Word runs perfectly well, but Powerpoint won't start up. I'll post you the terminal output. Starting Word: markus@thinkpad ...
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Error Installing Go2Meeting on Linux Mint using Wine

I get an error when trying to install go2meeting on Linux Mint 15 using Wine.I ran the following command and obtained the following error: wine msiexec /i G2MSetup6.1.1312_IT.msi ...
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Unable to install wine on Linux Mint 16

In my work's intranet there is a local ubuntu repo and wine ppa. sources.list: deb http://***<myintranet>***/ubuntu/ saucy main multiverse restricted universe deb http://***/ubuntu/ ...
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Linux compatibility layer for Mac OS X

I have a closed-source piece of Linux software written in a combination of Java and C. The application installs on my Mac (it uses InstallAnywhere), however, it isn't intended to run on a Mac. The ...
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Wine, send input to program

Is it possible to send input to Windows console application via Wine? Some say it's not quite possible, the other say that it's possible, but very hard to achieve. As to why do I want it, windows ...
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Trying to run toad for mysql with wine in mint 16

I'm trying to run toad for mysql with wine in mint 16, however I get this error: me@me-mint ~/Downloads $ ./ToadforMySQL_Freeware_7.0.0.2038.exe fixme:storage:create_storagefile Storage share mode ...
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Is it possible to run Corona SDK on ReactOS or Wine?

I dumped Windows, I'm now using Xubuntu. Is it possible to run Corona SDK on Wine? On Corona forums, they say no, but I wounder how this guy did it? Is ZeroBrane a solution? What about ReactOS (or ...
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Wine Prefix Creation Aborted

I'm installing a windows program on a mac with Wine, When I try to install I get the error Prefix Creation Aborted and the following log: ###BOTTLING### default.sh` ###BOTTLING### Gathering debug ...
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How to install and use Tally ERP 9 in Wine

I am trying to run Tally ERP 9 (http://www.tallysolutions.com/), post-installation in wine 1.7. I am getting an "out of memory" error, the moment it starts(at the tally splash screen). I then have no ...
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How to use winecfg headless?

I cannot find documentation for how winetricks or winecfg create permanent exe overrides. I also would like to set desktop integration and windows version from the shell. The reason for this is that ...
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TI Interactive and WineBottler on OS X Mavericks

TI Interactive is a great program, and I need to use it for school. The problem is that I got a Macbook Pro, not a PC. I tried every option I know off in Wine (I'm pretty nooby, so its very possible ...
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What are the MIME configuration files that point to ~/.local/share/icons?

I installed MSOffice2007 in Debian 7.2 in wine, which created its own MIME reference files in ~/.local/share/mime/ and ~/.local/share/applications. Later I deleted wine completely and all the files ...
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Steam on Enterprise Linux (RedHat, CentOS, Scientific Linux)

I'm using Scientific Linux 6.4 (as of now) and I'd like to figure out how I can install Steam on it so I can play my favorite game Counter-Strike )) I head over to Steam Community :: Steam for Linux ...
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How do i associate .exe files with wine on Linux, Fedora - gnome?

I other Linux distributions on the Open With list, you can input a command, why isn't that posible on Fedora? Thanks in advance!!!
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Can't execute mingw toolchain provided by Rtools

I can't execute R CMD INSTALL on an installation of R + Rtools in Wine (latest version from ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa). A reproducible script and console output can be found here: ...
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How can I get Win proprietary software over Wine to reach its hardware by polling on the right USB port?

Over a year ago I was trying to get a Windows proprietary application that polls USB ports to get info from a series of sensors to work on a Linux machine using Wine. I wasn't able to solve the ...
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Wine not finding some files

I'm having strange issues with Wine : If I look a C:\windows\system32\drivers\ in wine explorer, the directory looks empty, while the directory ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/system32/drivers is not. ...
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How to customize windows 7 installation disk on ubuntu 12.04?

I want to customize the Windows 7 x64 Ultimate installation disk preferably using RT Se7en lite but other softwares will also be fine but how do I run them on ubuntu? I don't want to use a virtual ...
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Get purchased iTunes music on linux

I have some music that I bought on iTunes that I'd like to have on my Linux computer. Is there a way I can install iTunes and download the music? I already tried using Wine, and I got a lot of errors, ...
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Performance loss when using WINE? Can windows > Ubuntu really account for it? [closed]

I have been considering a switch to ubuntu and also running a LAMP(Small PHP deployments, mainly for learning purposes) stack over it. Though it is my own personal PC, and i'd also want to run my ...
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How to open Linux/Ubuntu file manager instead of Wine file manager when exploring directories from a Wine program?

When browsing directories in a Windows program installed in Wine - like when opening a directory of a file from Foobar2000 - Wine always opens the Wine explorer. Is it possible to set Wine to ...
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Using samsung SSD magician on linux

I have a samsung SSD and Samsung has a magician software for their SSD. I would like to use it, however I just have linux and the software is only supported on Windows. Is there a way to install it ...
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Create a virtual input for ALSA applications using PulseAdio

I need to run an application using Wine. But Wine uses ALSA by default, it still doesn't support PulseAudio. Now: I need to create a virtual sound source for this application, but I have no idea how ...
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Linux: How can I run multiple wine versions in a multilib enviroment?

I'm running Slackware 64 14.0 with 32 bit multilibs. Numerous sites have explained that it is impossible to run multiple versions of wineserver and that the solution is to kill the old version of ...
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Recover deleted files from FAT partition under Linux [duplicate]

I need to recover deleted files from a FAT partition under Linux. I tried to do it with TestDisk and it was ok, but now I need to do it from a partition which has many bad sectors – and I found the ...
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Mouse issue with Warcraft 3 FT and Wine

I'm using Linux Mint 15 with Cinnamon DE and my video-card is nVidia GTX 660. When I use Wine to run Warcraft III Frozen Throne, everything works fine, but I can't minimize the game. I've discovered ...
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Wine: Cannot remove FTDownloader

It is impossible for me to remove FTDownloader which was accidentally installed. Currently i am using Centos 6.4 with Wine installed. While browsing the net, FTDownloader was installed and cannot be ...