From Maties Ubuntu
- Officia Ubuntu community help.
WINE is an open source implementation of the Microsoft Windows API. Think of Wine as a compatibility layer for running Windows programs.
Follow the steps below to install most Microsoft Windows programs in Ubuntu.
- Step 1
Click here to install WINE. Do not accept the Microsoft font licence during installation.
- Step 2
Copy all the contents of the application CD/DVD to a folder on your computer.
- Step 3
Right-click on the "setup.exe" file and select "Properties", then click on the "Permissions" tab and tick on "Execute".
- Step 4
Right-click on the "setup.exe" file again and select "Open With Wine Windows Program Loader". The installation will begin.