Here's how you can install Wine 1.5.27 in Linux Mint 14. Wine will let you run Windows applications on your Linux Mint 14 computer.
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 wine1.5
sudo apt-get install winetricks
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