Install PlayOnLinux 4.2.2 in Linux Mint 16

Run Windows applications and games in Linux Mint 16

By , ITworld |  Software, Linux, linux mint

PlayOnLinux 4.2.2 lets you run Windows applications and games in Linux Mint 16. Here's how you can install it.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each to update to the latest version of Wine:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.7 winetricks

3. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each to install PlayOnLinux 4.2.2:

wget -q "http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg" -O- | sudo apt-key add -
sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_saucy.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/playonlinux.list
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install playonlinux

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Additional resources for PlayOnLinux
PlayOnLinux Site
PlayOnLinux News
PlayOnLinux Forum

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