How to install and use Wine 4.0.1 on Zorin 15

Today we are looking at how to install Wine Stable on Zorin 15.  At the time of writing this blog, it is version 4.0.1, but this method will give you the latest version and keep you up to date with Wine via your system updates.

After installing Wine we run a command called winecfg that will install Wine mono and gecko packages.

Lastly, we take a Windows app, which I already downloaded, and we install it with Wine on Zorin and then we reboot our system so that the app will appear in the system menu.  Enjoy!

Please take note that not all Windows Applications works on Linux yet.

Commands Used:
sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 
wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key

sudo apt-key add winehq.key
sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ bionic main'
sudo apt update
sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable

winecfg

Installation Guide is based on this:
https://wiki.winehq.org/Ubuntu

Release Notes:
https://www.winehq.org/news/2019051501

Official Site:
https://www.winehq.org/

Windows App I used in the video:
https://www.fotor.com/windows/index.html

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