Install WineHQ 1.7.12 in Ubuntu 13.10

Add WineHQ to your Ubuntu 13.10 system to run Windows applications

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Here's how you can install WineHQ 1.7.12 in Ubuntu 13.10. WineHQ lets you run Windows applications on your Ubuntu 13.10 system.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install wine1.7 winetricks

Changes in this release:

Initial support for Window Media Player interfaces.

Some more Task Scheduler support.

Various C++ runtime fixes.

More dlls with ugly names for Windows 8 API set support.

Various bug fixes.

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Additional resources for WineHQ

WineHQ Site

WineHQ Help

WineHQ Forum

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