In Linux systems, including Ubuntu if you want to run programs designed for Windows you must install and use Wine. Wine lets you run many Windows’ programs in Linux systems. This guide will show you how to install Wine, install and use Office 2010 in Ubuntu. This tutorial is going to shop quick and easy, especially for new users.
Install Wine in Ubuntu 12.10
Install Office 2010
To get started, the first thing you must do is install Wine.DO this please
To get started, press Ctrl – Alt – T on your keyboard to open the terminal. When it opens run the commands below to add Wine’s PPA.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
Finally, run the commands below to update your system and install Wine.
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install wine1.5
After installing Wine, insert your Office CD, or open the ms office file then right-click the setup.exe file and select ‘Open With Wine Windows Program Loader’
Wait for the installation to complete. When it completes, open Microsoft Word by running the commands below in terminal.
wine "C:/Program Files/Microsoft Office/Office14/winword.exe"
To launch Excel, run the commands below.
wine "C:/Program Files/Microsoft Office/Office14/excel.exe"
To open PowerPoint, run this.
wine "C:/Program Files/Microsoft Office/Office14/powerpnt.exe"