How to Install Wine 4.1 on Linux Mint 19.1 / Linux Mint 18?

How to Install Wine 4.1 on Linux Mint 19.1 / Linux Mint 18? – Wine 4.1 released on February 06, 2019. You can install one of Wine 4.1‘s Stable, Devel and Staging versions on your Linux Mint computer.

How to Install Wine 4.0 on Linux Mint 19.1 / Linux Mint 18?

How to Install Wine 4.1 on Linux Mint 19.1 / Linux Mint 18?

With Wine you can install Windows based programs and games on Linux systems. To install a program on Linux you need a file with the .deb extension. To install a software / program on Windows, an installation file with an .exe extension is used.

You can use Wine to install .exe extension programs on Linux. Using Wine, you can install Windows programs on Linux Mint / Ubuntu / Fedora.

In our previous articles, we installed Wine on other Linux distributions. You can find these articles in the links below.

We also installed a Windows-compatible program using Wine. You can browse this article from the link below.

What’s New in Wine 4.1?

Here are the new features of Wine 4.1;

How to Install Wine 4.1 on Linux Mint 19.1?

In this article, we will install Wine 4.1 on Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa. To install Wine on Linux Mint, run the following commands in Terminal respectively.

1) sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
2) wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key
3) sudo apt-key add winehq.key
4) sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ bionic main'
5) sudo apt update
6) sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable

How to Install Wine 4.1 on Linux Mint 18?

In order to run Wine 4.1 in Linux Mint 18.x version, you need to configure Linux Mint Repository as “xenial“. To install Wine on Linux Mint, execute the following commands in Terminal respectively.

1) sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
2) wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key
3) sudo apt-key add winehq.key
4) sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ xenial main'
5) sudo apt update
6) sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable

 

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   Final Word

In this article, we have installed Wine, which is required to run Windows programs on the Linux operating system. You can run many programs and games on Linux using Wine. Thanks for following us!

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4 Comments

  1. Avatar for al al November 17, 2018

    doesn’t work. ma;formed entry 1 in list file

    Reply
  2. Avatar for Tom Tom February 9, 2019

    Never seen a website where you can’t copy/paste text…. let alone a Linux tutorial one. Crazy. 🙁

    Reply
  3. Avatar for Luis Rigaud Luis Rigaud February 19, 2019

    Hello, I want to warn that the repository is wrong is not, I changed cosmic through bionic and managed to install and update.
    thus, ‘deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ bionic main’

    Reply
  4. Avatar for Jim Jim April 29, 2019

    There should be a space in front of “bionic”, which isn’t apparent from the way the text is formatted.

    This wouldn’t be a problem, if it was possible to cut & paste the commands.

    Reply

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