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Create bash script for wine cmd script

I have installed FIFA09 through wine & it runs great...however i have to manually go to installation directory each time & open the terminal there. Then have to write in two steps: wine cmd ...
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Outlook on Kubuntu 14.0.4 with Wine

I have Kubuntu 14.04 and am mandated by my employer to use Outlook 2013 for company email for "security reasons". I currently solve this problem by having a virtual Windows 7. This seems like a bit of ...
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PowerPoint fullscreen crashes with PlayonLinux

I have installed playonlinux 4.0.14 on my Ubuntu. I successfully installed Powerpoint 2010 that launches after setting riched20.dll to native in the Winecfg. However, when I am putting a ...
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How to get Wine to work with SELinux?

I want to run a .msi file on Fedora 17. After installing Wine Windows Program Loader on my Linux machine, it failed to run the file. A check on /var/log/messages shows the following line: Jan 11 ...
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How can I add additional resolution for my screen?

I tried to launch a game (GTA San Andreas) on wine. GTA showed Cannot find 800x600x32 video mode and closed immediately. The Computer I currently have is a Lenovo IdeaPad G510, with Intel HD ...
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Selected ALSA device falls back to default in Wine with PulseAudio installed

Under SolydK (based on Debian Testing), as PulseAudio is installed by default, I unless I switch from the default sound device to an item that appears in winecfg at the sound settings, I get distorted ...
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Linux Fedora 20:How to use microsoft word, possibly with wine?

I have searched the Internet for answers to this question, and find a lot of confusing answers. I have had Linux Fedora 20 installed on my wife's computer, dual boot with Windows, and suggested ...
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Troubles with .desktop file

I've successfully installed Internet Explorer 7 with winetrick in a clean prefix. I can successfully run it from terminal like this: env WINEPREFIX=~/.wine32ie7 wine 'C:\\Program Files\\Internet ...
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Difference between wine-wingdings and wingdings?

Is there any difference between wine-wingdings and wingdings (the true-type font available with Microsoft Windows)? By difference, I just mean is there any symbol that could be represented by ...
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What is the alternative of Wingdings 2 with wine?

There are wine-wingdings-fonts available via EPEL for linux. These seems to be compatible with Wingdings (used in Microsoft Windows). Is there any wine-fonts available which is exact mapping of ...
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How to update Wine in Debian Wheezy?

I'm trying to run Wine with the game EVE Online. It pops out an error Error: Procedure not found. Could not load python dll However. Then I figure I'll try updating the Wine to a newer version. ...
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Some non-ascii characters display as dots in an application in wine

It looks like this: . What is wrong with this?
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Launch Picasa under CrunchBang Waldorf

I succesfully installed Picasa 3.9 under Crunchbang following this webupd8-tutorial. I also installed libwine-cms:i386. Everything works well and Picasa launches after installation. The problem: once ...
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office 2007 under wine: available for all user accounts?

I have succesfully installed office 2007 using Wine under 1 account on my parents computer (which now runs on linux mint 13 LTS XFCE). I installed it under 1 account and normally, when you do this in ...
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Enable second monitor from shell

So... I have two monitors on my Ubuntu machine. And every time I launch some Windows OpenGL application under Wine it turns off the second monitor. And leaves it turned off when the application exits. ...
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Can't yum WINE from repo - No package wine available

I'm trying to install WINE on Centos 5.10 as per some instructions I wrote last year using this instruction: # yum install wine However when run, it can't find any package under that name: # yum ...
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Debian - How to find out if a package is multiarchified? Dependency changes as bug report

I'm using Debian Wheezy 64bit and wine is only existing in a 32bit version. So I added multiarch support. But when I want to install winetricks it's dependencies are depends on wine | wine-unstable ...
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graphics are not rendering properly with Freelancer pc game in wine linux mint

I have a dual-boot system, running Windows XP and Linux Mint16. A friend introduced me to the PC game Freelancer, and I have been enjoying it greatly. For now I have only gotten it to work in ...
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testing sites on current Internet explorer on mint 16

I need a reliable way to perform compatibility testing for websites on IE 9+. I'm running Mint 16 and have attempted WINE emulation but it doesn't appear to have a current version. I would prefer a ...
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Creating a complete Wine headless setup

I've have a headless server with X11 Forwarding but a lot of Wine applications fail to start with the following error: Application tried to create a window, but no driver could be loaded. It has to ...
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ADT bundle not installed in ubuntu 12.04

I downloaded ADT bundle from android developer site. Bundle name is :- adt-bundle-linux-x86_64-2014031.zip It contains eclipse, and sdk folder. In eclipse folder, there is one eclipse executable ...
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Wine + uTorrent invisible text torrent name column

Is there any solution/workaround for missing name text column on uTorrent 3.4.30635-1 under Wine 1.7.14-1 ? i've tried to change preferences > advanced > sys.enable_wine_hacks, but it does nothing.. ...
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Directx application using wine over ssh -x

I'm trying to run a Windows app (Artemis video game - server mode) on my archlinux server. As it is an windows application I have to run it using Wine. As I'd like to be able to launch the server ...
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Wine size window is too small!

I've installed Wine on Linux Mint 16 to run setup.exe files from Windows, but when i run the .exe file, a very small-sized window appears, the setup seems to work but i can't read anything. The same ...
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Wine and mime type association backup and restore

I'm going to replace Ubuntu with Arch Linux on my laptop and I want to reformat it. But I want to save ma wine prefixes as I have installed some windows programs that I need. I have gzipped my .wine* ...
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Ibus input method not work in wine application

I use ibus input mehod to input chineseļ¼Œand it doesn't work in wine application. When I type in Chinese mode, there are only english letters left in wine application. I found it is related to windows ...
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How to update application on Debian?

When I run a@debianVM:~$ wine --version I get: wine-1.4.1 And the website says: Latest stable release: Wine 1.6.2 How to update?
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How to run APB Infinite on Linux?

I want to use Raspberry Pi to run the APB Infinite Neverwinter bot. I cannot make in work using Wine even on Ubuntu.
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how to uninstall notepad from Ubuntu 13.04?

There is a program named notepad on my Ubuntu which I want to remove as I never use it. I have got update for notepad of 80 MB from software updater. And I don't want to download that 80 MB. I ...
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Does WINE support .wma playback through MCI?

This application (zip file) extracts .wma file but fails to play it under WINE. I have installed Windows Media Player 10 and it is able to play this embedded audio file under WINE, but it could use ...
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Error launching Safari with PlayOnLinux

I've installed PlayOnLinux with the following commands: wget -q -O- http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg | sudo apt-key add - sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_precise.list -O ...
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Installing newest Wine in Debian Wheezy

edit: solved by installing Ubuntu again. I've need to newest wine. How could I install it into my Debian Wheezy? If I try from there Gdebi says that I must have libc6 2.17 or greater. Is there any ...
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Running additional binaries in Wine?

I have a Wine app with which I need to launch an additional executable after the main program launches. This is on a Cider installation of an app. It is a simple executable that lives in any folder ...
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Steam with Wine having bug with popups

I'm on Arch Linux 64 bits running Steam on a 32 bits Wine and whenever Steam opens a popup, it starts gliding towards the lower right corner, only stopping when I hover it with my mouse and ...
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Run Windows program on Linux in a secure way

I am trying to find a way to achieve a secure execution of Windows programs inside a Linux installation. I suppose that a Windows malware should not do any damage (infect the machine), if executed ...
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How can I get TaxACT 2013 to run on Debian Wheezy amd64 with Wine 1.4?

What can I do to run TaxACT 2013 under Wine 1.4.1 on Debian Wheezy amd64? Running TaxACTenter link description here from a terminal gives this: $ env WINEPREFIX="/home/bill/.wine" wine ...
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Running a Wine application from other user in openSUSE

diuban@linux-gnwf:~> gnomesu -u diub wine /home/diub/ed.exe wine: cannot find L"Z:\\home\\diub\\ed.exe" diuban@linux-gnwf:~> No protocol specified No protocol specified Application tried to ...
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How to run programs in a Sandbox?

I have been using PlayOnLinux to run windows programs on Linux. PlayOnLinux creates a virtual drive for each program installed and every VD represents a different Windows XP computer. Any changes ...
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Can't install 'MFC42.DLL'

I tried this: winetricks mfc42 and got the following result: Executing w_do_call mfc42 Executing load_mfc42 Executing wine /home/sajjad/.cache/winetricks/vcrun6/vc6redistsetup_deu.exe ...
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Compiling wine application, how do i link to windows.h

Please forgive me if i'm asking in the wrong SA. Note: This is NOT about compiling wine itself! I am trying to figure out how to compile windows application with wine's windows.h. I have installed ...
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Wine - Java-Editor's Frame Window is black [closed]

I have a strange bug with the Java-Editor on Linux using Wine. When I run a Frame Window it is completely black. The rest of the editor works quite well. My mouse recognizes the text fields (changing ...
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playonlinux crashing on Fedora 19

I installed playonlinux using the default repository and when I run the command 'playonlinux' its getting crash and prints this output Traceback (most recent call last): File "mainwindow.py", line ...
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Installing an application to run using wine

I would like to install FoxIt and PDF-XChange to run using wine. There are some things that I would like to see: I would like it to be ~/.wine free. Once in a while I play with windows program and ...
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performance wise: running photoshop cs6 on wine is same as on windows?

I got bored of windows, the viruses, slowdown of system over time. I would like to switch to ubuntu, wanted to by emulating photoshop on wine, is the performance of photoshop is as fast of windows? ...
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How Wine is not an emulator?

As I understand emulators (in a simple way), they do translate or substitute the function calls of a program using functions of system X into functions used by system Y in which the program is being ...
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How do I install directx on Debian?

How do I install directx on Debian-Gnome-Chromium? Is it possible to do it without wine?
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Installing wine from source without root access

I'm trying to install wine on my computer without root access. I know to change the prefix using automake --prefix=$HOME/Self_Programs but then I get this error message: [tomas@wizard wine-1.1.27]$ ...
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Compiling Wine 1.7.1 from git in Gentoo

Trying to compile Wine 1.7.1 with the great new D3D and Opengl patches. I proceed like this : 1-Download the GIT source code from here : ...
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Compiling Wine 1.7.1 in Gentoo

Trying to compile Wine 1.7.1 with the great new D3D and Opengl patches. I proceed like this: Download the GIT source code from here: ...
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Install Tribes: Ascend on Linux Mint?

I've been able to install any game that I want besides Tribes: Ascend. I'm trying to install it on Wine 1.4.1, and I get the following install error: Failed to start the Hi-Rez Authentication and ...