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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Running Televantage 7.6 on Wine

Im testing moving Windows XP users to Linux Mint. I looked in Wine's AppDB and someone did get an older version of the Televantage to work under Wine. However, we use a newer version. Has anyone ...
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How to install 32Bit Windows game Floyd on Debian AMD64

I'm stuck at running install for Floyed, which is an 32Bit application on a Debian 64Bit x86 system (unstable). I've installed wine32 as well as a bunch of :i386 libraries, but getting these errors ...
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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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Is it possible to run a Windows Visual C++ program in Linux?

I am trying to run this code on PAGE 7. of this document, and successfully ran it on Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 for Windows. The problem is that I need to get this code working on linux. I read up a ...
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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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With Ubuntu 12.04 unlike 11.04 Wine installed application start menu links are missing

With Ubuntu 12.04 and wine 1.4 unlike ubuntu 11.04 with wine 1.2.2 installed application start menu links are missing. For instance with Ubuntu 11.04 including Wine I can install one of our Windows ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Installing Notepad++ via WINE on Ubuntu Linux

After moving to Linux, I miss having Notepad++ with me and I want to bring it along to my new environment. I have Wine installed and downloaded the npp.5.8.5.Installer.exe. I have no idea what ...
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Running OLEDB VB6 Windows Progam Under Wine

I'm trying to install a VB6 Windows program that uses OLEDB to access VFP tables to run under Wine 1.0.1 on Ubuntu 9.10. Wine is configured to Windows version Windows XP. The program install ran okay, ...
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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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Installing .NET 4.0 Framework on Wine using Winetricks

I use Xubuntu 12.04 and I installed Wine 1.4. I am now trying to install the .NET 4.0 Framework using Winetricks. I use this command sudo sh winetricks dotnet40 But I get this error wine cmd.exe / ...
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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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Error when installing Office 2007 on Ubuntu Linux 9.10 with Wine

I'm trying to install Office 2007 on Ubuntu Linux 9.10 with Wine. when I run $wine setup.exe, I get the following error message: Applying a Setup customization file requires Windows Installer 3.1 or ...
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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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Britannica on Linux?

Have You succeeded in running Britannica on Linux? There a page about that - but I can't make it work. Nor it works through the wine. Edit 2: My Britannica DVD is 2011 one. In the page linked above ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Trying to launch old game using wine

I'm using wine 1.5.11 on Archlinux, and I try to launch this old game : http://www.cnetfrance.fr/telecharger/waterboy-11006056s.htm?download=1 The problem is that I always get a "Run-time error ...
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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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I've compiled wine on Mac, but it doesn't work, because it freezes and SEGV

I've compiled successfully wine sources. Also added following line into my ~/.profile export DYLD_FALLBACK_LIBRARY_PATH="/usr/X11/lib:/usr/lib" because of errors like: failed to load ...
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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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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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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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Running IE on OSX with WineBottler: Can't find wine?

So I want to run IE7 on OSX 10.6 with WineBottler. I saw it was possible to run IE on Mac with WineBottler, following these instructions. I installed WineBottler and IE7. All was looking good. ...
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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 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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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: ...