How do I install a program that I downloaded

Mark markfpyles at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 05:04:08 UTC 2008


Hi Mark:

Thanks.

Mark


On Wed, 2008-11-05 at 09:11 -0500, Mark Barton wrote:

> Hi Mark,
> 
> markfpyles wrote:
> > Hi everyone:
> >
> > I have downloaded a new version of open office to my desktop and I 
> > tried to open synaptic to see if I could install it and it doesn't 
> > recognize it on my desktop and won't install it. Is there a way that I 
> > can install the download or is there a way in which I can get synaptic 
> > to look on my desktop and actually see the file and install it? Thanks.
> >
> > I am running Ubuntu 8.04 on a Dell Inspiron laptop.
> >
> >
> > Mark
> 
> Maybe this will help
> 
> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=956389
> 
> Mark
> 
> 
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