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Gael33
August 3rd, 2008, 12:04 AM
I've downloaded a .exe file onto my desktop ... how do I install the program using Terminal?

Gael.

GreenN00b
August 3rd, 2008, 12:05 AM
You need to install wine first. Then type

wine installer.exe

olgasmi
July 22nd, 2011, 07:58 PM
xxx@xxxlaptop:~$ wine installer.exe
err:winedevice:Servicemain driver L"FileDisk" failed to load. wine: Could not load L"C:\\windows\\system32\\installer.exe":module not found.

??

macroshaft
October 29th, 2011, 04:21 PM
xxx@xxxlaptop:~$ wine installer.exe
err:winedevice:Servicemain driver L"FileDisk" failed to load. wine: Could not load L"C:\\windows\\system32\\installer.exe":module not found.

??

sudo apt-get install wine

wine installer.exe

where installer.exe is the name of the program you are trying to install.