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Questions tagged [microsoft-office]

Microsoft office is a set of applications by Microsoft for performing office tasks. Widely used in the PC world, and possible to run in Ubuntu under wine. Microsoft provides no support for use in this manner and is proprietary software. Open Source alternatives such as Libre Office provide a workable alternative in most cases.

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MS Office 2013 is not installing from wine in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS [duplicate]

/Desktop/office/Software$ wine setup.exe 00a2:err:mscoree:LoadLibraryShim error reading registry key for installroot 00a2:err:mscoree:LoadLibraryShim error reading registry key for installroot 00a2:...
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How can I run MODI on Bionic

I am a big fan of the free but now ancient tool called Microsoft Office Document Imaging ("MODI"). But I have not been able to get it to work in Wine. To date my only recourse has been running ...
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Wine applications can't connect to the internet

I'm trying to use MS Office 2010 through Wine on Ubuntu 18.04 (can't use any other office suites since I need to get formatting perfect). I somehow managed to install Office 2013, but it failed to log ...
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Word 2010 POL Save As PDF Error

I have been running Word 2010 through POL (POL v4.2.10 with Wine v2.22) on Ubuntu 16.04 for a while without any problems. I recently started getting the error "This file could not be found" when I try ...
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Preload for PlayOnLinux Application?

I am already using ureadahead and preload for a long time. It works fine, but I often have to use Microsoft Office 2010, which is installed with PlayOnLinux. The first load of Word, Excel or ...
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I want to use MS Power Point and Excel In Ubuntu [duplicate]

For my office work, I want to use MS Power Point and MS Excel. I want to know if Microsoft Office is compatible with Ubuntu? If yes, how can I install it? If it is not compatible then what is the ...
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can't install Office 2010 via PlayonLinux Ubuntu 16.04 needs winbind but winbind is installed

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 and am trying to install Office 2010 Home & Student via PlayonLinux. At the beginning of the installation I get the error: "Error in main. Please install winbind before ...
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PlayOnLinux displays weird looking window on 18.04 for MS Office installation

PlayOnLinux used to work just fine with 16.04. After upgrading to 18.04 I cannot install MS office from it. After I select the setup and click on install this window pops up: For approximately 3 ...
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Is there a way to sync only some certain folders from OneDrive?

I tried this guide https://medium.com/@glmdev/onedrive-sync-for-linux-ubuntu-2bcbf6777ee4 , installed onedrived and it worked fine. But it seems like onedrived can only sync the whole OneDrive root ...
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Microsoft_Office Customize installation on Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS with PlayonLinux failed

Hello, guys how are you? I am trying to install office in my ubuntu. I managed with success to install all the necessary components and I configure the right versions of wine to work together with ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Office installation error, PlayOnLinux fonts missing [duplicate]

This happens when I try to install Office 2010 using PlayOnLinux. I think the problem is related with Wine or Freetype libraries.
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PlayOnLinux fails to install MS Office (weird EULA blank window)

I'm trying to install MS Office 2010 with PlayOnLinux on Lubuntu 18.04. The installation process runs for more than 30 min with no results. An EULA window pops up, but it happens to mostly blank (no ...
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vba compatible spreadsheet [duplicate]

This question seems to have cropped up before in some form, but in 2016, I just installed Ubuntu with the hope totally replacing Windows 10. I also installed Playonlinux. There is a tab for installing ...
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How to make Adobe PDFMaker (Acrobat Pro XI) working with Microsoft Office 2007 using winetricks?

I have installed Microsoft Office 2007 with help of this answer using WineTricks. I need to integrate Adobe Acrobat Pro XI into Word to produce high quality PDFs. So I have a question - how to make ...
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How to integrate MathType to Microsoft Office 2007 using Wine, winetricks or PlayOnLinux?

I have installed Microsoft Office 2007 with help of this answer using PlayOnLinux and/or WineTricks. I need to install MathType and integrate it to Microsoft Office 2007. So I have a question - how ...
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How to install Office 2010 32 bit on Ubuntu 18.04?

I am trying to install MS Office 2010 32bit on my Ubuntu 18.04. Following is my Wine version: wine --version wine-3.0 (Ubuntu 3.0-1ubuntu1) When I run setup.exe I am getting following in the ...
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Convert .ods document to .docx document

I want to convert a LibreOffice document to an MSWord document but I haven't found any tool for the conversion. Does anyone know how to do this?
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How to install Microsoft Office on Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

I have been trying to install Office on Ubuntu 18.04 but none of the previous methods work. This one specifically does not work. Here are the steps to the problem: New ubuntu 18.04 install on ...
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Mounting Sharepoint on Ubuntu as a Remote Network Location

For the Office 2016 Sharepoint I would like to mount it to Ubuntu as a remote Network Location. But following are the limitation WebDAV is disabled in the sharepoint. Also autoversioning is disabled....
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How to install add-ons in MS Office (Wine)

I am forced to use MS Office 2010 through Wine in order to colaborate with my colleagues who all use MS Office. I would like to know if, and how I can install Plugins for Word in Wine. Specifically I ...
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Multiple printing for .doc/another MS Office format

How i can send to print all documents in directory? I tried to use lp *.doc* *.xls* or lpr *.doc* *.xls* but have only this response: lp: Unsupported document-format "application/msword". ...
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Howto fix “Please insert volume 'OFFICE12' (needed for package 'office2007pro')” on winetricks office2007pro?

I'm trying to install MSO 2007 with winetricks with the following commands: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.local/share/wineprefixes/office2007pro winecfg WINEPREFIX=~/.local/share/wineprefixes/...
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Ubuntu 17.10, PlayOnLinux, Wine v2.22, Office 2010, p11-kit: couldn't load module

Under Ubuntu 17.10, I have had Office 2010 running on PlayOnLinux, Wine v2.22, for some months. Out of nowhere this morning – I probably haven’t tried to open it for a week or so – I get the following ...
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Configuration progress loop in Office 2007 on Wine

I have the latest wine installed and the installation of Office 2007 also happens without a glitch. It even lets me open a new doc but when I try to save the doc, the configuration progress window ...
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Can't install MS office 2010 in ubuntu 17.10 via PlayonLinux

I cannot install MS Office 2010 via PlayonLinux in my ubuntu 17.10 (I used to have it in my Ubuntu 17.04 and MS Office 2010 worked fine). The installation boots, I insert the setup.exe file and press ...
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Will PowerPoint work with all the editing done in MS Office? [closed]

If we open a PowerPoint presentation in Ubuntu, will all the animations and transitions be working as before?
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How to properly install Microsoft Office in Ubuntu 14.04 with wine?

I have been trying to install it many times using the Wine version avaliable from the Sofware Center. Is there a proper way to configure it for allowing the installtion?
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Playonlinux shortcut error with Office 2010 on wine

Always get this error while giving the 2010 office setup... any solutions? Error in POL_Shortcut Binary not found: POWERPNT.EXE Have you installed the program to the default location?
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Installing Wine 17.04

I would like to install Microsoft Office 2010 as I need urgently excel2010. I installed PlayonLinux but I receive an error. I then try to install wine but I have some weird error output as well. Here ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 on PlayonLinux has incorrect icon when executing

I am on Ubuntu 16.04 and I have installed MS Office 2010 over 2010 POL (v4.2.10 with Wine 2.22). The icons locked to the Unity Launcher are the correct MS Excel and Word icons, and both Excel and Word ...
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Install Outlook 2013

Can anyone here help me how can I install outlook 2013 with ubuntu 17.10? Can't find the exact thread here for my question. Thank you.
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Insert Unicode character in Microsoft Office as Wine Application on PlayOnLinux

Occasionally, I want to insert unicode characters in Microsoft Office via PlayOnLinux as Wine application. With most gnome-applications I can press CRTL-SHIFT-U and then the hex number of the ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 on Ubuntu 17.10 - Wine - Connection error, activation problem

I installed Microsoft Office 2010 using the method which has been explained in this link: https://www.dizwell.com/wordpress/technical-articles/linux/install-office-2010-on-ubuntu-16-04/ I got the ...
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Installing ms-office on ubuntu 17.10

I am a Newbee on Ubuntu and I have recently installed Ubuntu 17.1 on my laptop partition to test. I would like to know how can I install Microsoft office (any version) on Ubuntu OS. I have tried ...
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Office 2010 on ubuntu “Wine is a 64 bit installation”

I am trying to install Office 2010 on Ubuntu 16.04. I have a 32bit .iso file for Office. I am new to Linux and following steps from this answer: (Installing Office 2010 on Ubuntu 15.04 using Wine) ...
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Installing Microsoft Office 2010 in Ubuntu 17.10 with playonlinux does not proceed

When I tried to install an application with the help of playonlinux, an empty space came back after some time and the process didn't move forward. Although my internet connection was very good I ...
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How do I install MS Office 2016 on PlayOnLinux

How can I get playonlinux to install Microsoft Office 2016. The options from the install menu only go up to 2013. Is there a more recent version of PlayOnLinux (or indeed Wine) I can download to ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 with PlayOnLinux won't install because of language incompatibility

I want to install Microsoft Office 2010 (because you cannot use open source programs in business life now, can you?) I installed Wine and PlayOnLinux and got my setup.exe file for 32bit Version of ...
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Office 365 installation on Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

Can Microsoft Office 365 be installed on Ubuntu 16.04? if it can be installed, how is it done? I appreciate any help I can get on this.
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Cannot find the HKCU\Software\Wine\Direct3D\MaxVersionGL for editing

As is said on this Question (Can't run Office 2013 using Wine 2.0) to solve the black screen issue in Office 2013 using wine, one needs to edit the HKCU\Software\Wine\Direct3D\MaxVersionGL value. ...
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Open or Libre Office for Ubuntu 16.04LTS ? Maybe something else

Hello fellow users of Ubuntu! I would like to know what editing software should use. What are the pros and cons of each one, and maybe discover a new one! I would like to use the software for ...
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Unable to Install Microsoft Office 2010 on Ubuntu 17.04 With PlayOnLinux

I am running a x86_64 desktop with Ubuntu 17.04, and am attempting to install Microsoft Office 2010 Home and Student, 64 bit. When I attempt to install the program, I get the following errors [...
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How to install 32 bit MS office 2010 on ubuntu 16.04 , 64 bit, with wine? [duplicate]

How to install 32 bit MS office 2010 on ubuntu 16.04 , 64 bit, with Wine?Should I install "64 bit" MS Office on Ubuntu 16.04 64 bit? Are there any problems using MS Office on Ubuntu?
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Can't install microsoft office as playonlinux doesn't find cdrom

I'm a bit of a newbie to this. I downloaded playonlinux in order to install my microsoft office 2007 cd on ubuntu 14.04. The issue is that it doesn't seem able to select it as it says unable to find ...
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Is it possible to open MS OneNote files under Linux?

Is it possible to open MS OneNote files under Linux? At least read-only?
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How Can I Install Office 365 and AVG Without Using Virtual Machine on Linux/Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm planning to soon switch to Linux/Ubuntu, but I need to know if there's anyway to install Office 365 and maybe AVG without using VM software. Also is it a good idea to switch from Windows 10 to ...
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MS Office 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04 in 64bit OS [duplicate]

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 3000 series i3 laptop, with 1TB HDD, 8GB RAM. OS is Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I am trying to install MS Office 2007 64 bit on my laptop. Can you please provide me a step by step ...
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Comparable MS Office 2016/2013 Alternatives for linux [closed]

I have tried MS Office 2010, 2013 via PLayonlinux. It is still buggy on Linux. I have tried LibreOffice, WPS, Freeoffice, ApacheOffice. But no alternatives seems to get along with Ms Office. If I open ...
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Trouble With Wine Specifics for Office 2013 Activation [closed]

I've got Microsoft Office 2013 running in Ubuntu 16.04, but I can't get it to activate. I've been following steps from multiple guides from reddit and askubuntu to get this set up. I installed ...
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“Open with” in VirtualBox Seamless mode

I would like to be able to use Excel as my default application for opening .xls and xlsx files using VirtualBox seamless mode. Is this possible?