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 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 ...
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“Protected multilib versions:” during installation of wine on Fedora 21

I got an error when I try to install wine for fedora 21 with sudo yum install wine The error i'm reciving is Error: Multilib version problems found. This often means that the root cause is ...
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How to get color printing to work for wine applications via cups-pdf on Linux?

As detailed in these instructions, I am using cups-pdf to print from PDF-XChange, which I have installed under Wine 1.6.2 on Ubuntu 14.04. It works great for printing monochrome pages, but I am unable ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 along with a language pack using Wine

I've succesfully installed Microsoft Office 2010 on my Ubuntu linux (14.04) using Wine with Playonlinux. No problem here. What I'm trying to achieve (again) is to install both the English and ...
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wine msi installation issue - err:msidb, fixme:storage

I am trying to do stuff with vpython. vpython.org suggests I do a wine installation and then try to install the vpython stuff as per the instruction mentioned here But the issue is with wine when ...
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Packaging Windows application with Wine in deb and rpm format

Can I package a Windows application with WINE in .deb and .rpm file? Just like TeamViewer and Picasa for Linux. I don't have the source code of the application available, so I cannot compile it ...
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Steam Unturned Server on VPS Ubuntu 14.04 - No GPU

I'm using a VPS from vpsdime.com I have been looking all over the web for a way to do this but can't get it to work. I've used xvfb-run wine /home/unturned/steam/apps/Unturned.exe -port:...
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Wine says “fixme:heap:HeapSetInformation” when trying to run command

Fedora 21 x64 (LXDE spin) wine-1.7.30 (Compholio) Under Linux Wine I'm trying to execute this command: $ wine "/home/user/.foobar2000/drive_c/Program Files/foobar2000/foobar2000.exe" /runcmd-...
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Standalone EXE not running with Wine

So, I'm running a system with Lubuntu and a application that I developed on a windows PC needs to be able to run on Lubuntu. To clear a few things up, I'm having to run Lubuntu cause the system I'm ...
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How do I install Adobe Dreamweaver on Ubuntu 14.04 with Wine?

I am trying to install Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 using Wine on Ubuntu. Google searches have resulted in tutorials for old versions of Ubuntu, Wine, etc. I need a solid way to install and run Adobe ...
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Difficulty getting Universal USB Installer to work in WINE

I have a 16GB USB flash drive inserted into a machine running Linux Mint. I want to use the Windows program Universal USB Installer via WINE (the end goal here is to create a XenServer bootable USB ...
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Is possible to access the clipboard Linux Mint through Photoshop?

I have Linux Mint 17 installed and am using Photoshop CS6 through Wine but the clipboard does not work, if I try to copy an image in the browser and then paste in Photoshop directly does not work, I ...
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Can't save any document by Ms-Office [wine]

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 (LTS) and installed Ms-Office by using Wine. Initially Ms-Word and Ms-Excel works fine. But recently not able to save any documents by Ms-Office. Whenever I try to save or ...
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7-zip extras for Linux

I want to pack a folder containing various resources and executables into a single self-extracting file and execute a command after that, "setup.exe" for example. I've successfully accomplished that ...
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I can't run Hitleap Viewer.exe on Linux Ubuntu OVH VPS

I'm trying to run this app on Linux VPS. I have tried many methods but I couldn't do it. First method: Install a Graphic VNC-desktop. Install Wine Log-in and execute the app. This method didn't ...
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How can I get wine to support outputting to pulseaudio (through ALSA compatibility layer) with 32 bit Windows programs on Slackware64?

So, I have a working multilib setup as per the slackbook instructions. I have wine successfully working with 32 bit Windows programs (namely Skyrim and Deus Ex: Human Revolution). And I have ...
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Using the NVIDIA OPTIMUS at Ubuntu 14.04/Mint 17 KDE With Wine

I have tried to use the NVIDIA OPTIMUS in Mint 17 KDE using Wine to run the game Counter Strike 1.6 (hl.exe). The card installs and works correctly (since I use Wine 1.7). But when I try to start ...
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Running supreme commander forged alliance in dual monitor mode

I have ubuntu 14.04 64bit with wine 1.7 I installed FA via steam on wine and FAF as well. both run decently although, FA does not detect my second monitor. is this something wine is incapable of ...
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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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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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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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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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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 working....
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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 Windows-...
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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 System.Drawing....
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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 3.0.6+dfsg-1~...
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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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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/ saucy-...
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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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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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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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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: https://gist.github.com/...
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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. Plus,...
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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 ...