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?
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
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.