[Wine] Re: Run Office 2007 without reinstalling

dimesio wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sat May 8 17:50:16 CDT 2010

zazou wrote:
> Forgive me if this is a really basic question, but I'm pretty new to Wine and haven't used it much.
> I am running Ubuntu (Karmic) on my computer which dual-boots into Windows (the netbook XP look-alike). Before I installed Linux, I installed OneNote in Windows, and it still works when I boot into Windows. Is there a way to open OneNote without reinstalling it under Linux? (Reinstalling it would require a new activation code, and those are expensive!  [Laughing] 
> I ask because I've noticed that some other .exe files (like Notepad or No$gba) can be executed directly when I'm navigating in Nautilus. However, when I click on the ONENOTE.EXE icon, nothing happens.

No. Simple exes that don't make any registry changes can sometimes be run from a Windows partition. OneNote doesn't fit that description.

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