Open Microsoft Office Document in Wine Word, Excel; doc, xls; Open With

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Create a new file. gedit ~/.wine/EXCEL Paste this script: #!/bin/sh QUICKPARLOCATION="C:\\Program Files\\Microsoft Office\\Office12\\EXCEL.EXE" PARAM=`winepath -w "$*"` wine "$QUICKPARLOCATION" "$PARAM" exit 0 Save the file. Make it executable: chmod +x ~/.wine/EXCEL In Nautilus, right click on an xls document (for example, myfile.xls) and select Properties. Select the "Open With" tab and "Add" a custom command: /home/YOURUSER/.wine/EXCEL Now xls files will open in Microsoft Office Excel. NOTE: For opening doc files in Word, see http://darklaunch.com/2009/12/01/open-microsoft-office-document-in-wine-word-microsoft-doc-files-open-with
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  1. anonymous

    Very usefull. Thanks!