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Old 08-23-2006, 06:38 PM   #1
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Can't use WINE to install some softwares because they need IE Internet Explorer.

It isn't rare to find softwares that depende of Internet Explorer to be installed. I found a few.
First thing I tried to do to solve this problem was to install IE with WINE. The only IE's version that I found was IE 7 (Betas)...
Wine didn't work to install these versions of IE.
So, as I can't find IE 6 to try to install it, does anyone know where I can get IE 6.0??
One more thing, has anyone found any way to skip this dependence and install softwares with WINE?
One of the softwares I MUST install is Yahoo Voice. There isn't a version of it for Linux yet.
That's it. I hope you guys can help me.
Thank you.
Old 08-23-2006, 07:15 PM   #2
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You can install IE 5/5.5/6 with winetools
Old 08-23-2006, 07:21 PM   #3
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Can you explain how? Where can I get these version of IE ?
I just know to use "wine file.exe".
Thank you.
Old 08-24-2006, 01:52 AM   #4
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I suggest you enter "ie6 linux" on your search engine and go from there. You will get your answer.


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