I wanted to install MS Office in Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. I installed playonlinux and try to follow the Office 2007 installation. But it is asking CD ROM as the source whereas what I have is only setup file in my computer. In this case, how can I install it? Anyone knows?
I've had that problem once too.
If you have an .exe file
It all depends on the type of
If you have an .iso file
Burn a CD
If you have an
Or mount the .iso file
The other option is to mount the
In that case you need to select your directory in this dialogue box:
After the install you can
The last screenshot comes from http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/easily-install-microsoft-office-2007-linux/ which also provides a nice HOWTO for installing Office 2007 using PlayOnLinux.
Since Microsoft sells Microsoft office for money you won't be able to install it for free. You will probably need to get a Microsoft office Installation disk to install the program. Or if you have a purchased copy of Microsoft office try running the installer with wine program loader.
you can do an .iso and mount it into a virtual drive... more on this link