[Wine] Moving Microsoft Office from XP to Wine
jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Tue Nov 3 10:31:04 CST 2009
>> I know the wiki (http://wiki.winehq.org/FAQ#head-
>>497f1a295d53dd3444f211df2b13312c7767afa2) says, you have to install them in
>>Wine..., but it also says some applications can be copied if you don't mind
>This is true. Even better, a lot of applications do NOT require anything extra to run. But bigger ones usually require something extra, like special DLLs or registry entries that are installed alongside the application.
>'Tinkering' could mean that you just copy over everything, try out what works right away, and do a fresh install on anything that doesn't work.
Office 2003 and Office 2007 ARE NOT one of the programs that allow 'tinkering'. They have to be installed from installation media to work properly in Wine.
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