[Wine] Re: downloading from web

dimesio wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Mar 8 08:57:26 CST 2011

Utterly_Frustrated wrote:
> When I downloaded the programme I was informed that it was not executable by Ubuntu.  

That's a problem with the security settings in recent versions of Ubuntu. Check the Ubuntu forum for details; there's a long thread about it.

> Opened it by right click and clicked on execute in properties but when subsequently attempting to open via Wine programme loader nothing happens.
> Where am I going wrong?  

The AppDB entry says mfc42.dll is needed for newer versions of Irfanview. Install it with winetricks. http://wiki.winehq.org/winetricks

If that doesn't fix it, post terminal output. http://wiki.winehq.org/FAQ#run_from_terminal

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