I am posting one last message here about getting NoteTab Light and
Standard to run on Linux with Wine, since all reported functionality
issues are solved.
NOTE: NoteTab Pro runs fine without any of these measures.
See the ntb-linux list at
for any other issues of
running NoteTab on Linux with Wine.
I finally got Win98 fired up and got the dlls from there.
Dir rich*.dll in the c:\windows\system directory revealed three dlls:
riched.dll, riched20.dll, and riched32.dll. 241.1, 412, and 168.8 KB
respectively. This is much bigger than the dlls from dll-files.com.
I put these in the .wine\drive_c\windows\system32 directory.
I then set winecfg to use them as native,builtin. With NoteTab Light
in Win98 emulation. I used NoteTab Light 4.95.
I then tested and confirmed resolution of all but one of your issues.
The issue with adding fonts to the .fonts directory. This is not a
Wine or Windows dll issue.
Make sure Wine is not running, i.e. any Windows program in Wine. Then
If the fonts are only for use with Windows programs, then put them in
the .wine\drive_c\windows\fonts directory. Again, make sure Wine is
It seemed a lot slower to me, but I was running video and music, so it
may be I hit the limit of my mere 256 MB RAM, on this PC.
The above should also be the solution for NoteTab Standard.
Please let me know if this does not work for you, with specifics.