[UbuntuWomen] communicating with windows users on ubuntu

Elizabeth Bevilacqua lyz at ubuntu.com
Tue Feb 26 18:37:47 UTC 2008

On 2/26/08, Karin Qadri <kzqadri at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Would it be possible to run Microsoft office on ubuntu? Which one?

Typically Ubuntu users use OpenOffice:


With OpenOffice you can open MS Office documents and save yours in MS
Office formats.

But if you absolutely have to run MS Office, you might want to check
out the commercial product CrossOver Office:


You buy this emulation software, then install your copy of MS Office
on top of it. According to the website it supports Office 97, 2000, XP
and 2003.

Good luck.

Elizabeth Bevilacqua

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