Adobe Digital Editions

Application Details:

Version: 4.5
License: Free to use
Votes: 2
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 8.19-staging

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Test Results

Selected Test Results

What works

install ADE, authorize computer using Adobe ID, download ebooks, delete ebooks

What does not

used install steps described in 'Extra comments' section


used install steps described in 'Extra comments' section

What was not tested


Hardware tested


  • GPU: Intel
  • Driver: open source

Additional Comments

# start with a clean wine environment
rm -rf .wine

# 32 bit environment
export WINEARCH=win32

# just hit [OK] without any changes

# install dotnet
winetricks dotnet40

# install fonts otherwise Adobe Digital Editions will not display letters but white boxes
winetricks corefonts

# install Adobe Digital Editions after download from - Used current version 4.5.1
wine ADE_4.5_Installer.exe

# run Adobe Digital Editions
wine DigitalEditions.exe

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentFedora 39 x86_64Nov 19 20238.19-stagingYes Yes YesGoldSebastian 
ShowFedora 39 x86_64Nov 25 20238.0.2Yes Yes YesGoldMohammed Sainal Shah 
ShowUbuntu 22.10 "Kinetic" (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 13 20237.0.2Yes Yes YesSilverRonald Teune 
ShowUbuntu 22.04 "Jammy" (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 25 20227.10-stagingYes Yes NoPlatinumTom 
ShowManjaro LinuxApr 09 20227.4Yes Yes NoPlatinumtimo 

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