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Open Microsoft Office Document in Wine Word; Microsoft .doc Files; Open With

Create a new file.
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gedit ~/.wine/WORD

Paste this script:
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#!/bin/sh
QUICKPARLOCATION="C:\\Program Files\\Microsoft Office\\Office12\\WINWORD.EXE"
PARAM=`winepath -w "$*"`
wine "$QUICKPARLOCATION" "$PARAM"
exit 0

Save the file.
Make it executable:
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chmod +x ~/.wine/WORD

In Nautilus, right click on a doc document (for example, myfile.doc) and select Properties.
Select the "Open With" tab and "Add" a custom command:
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/home/YOURUSER/.wine/WORD

Now doc files will open in Microsoft Office Word.

NOTE:
For opening xls files in Excel, see
http://darklaunch.com/2009/11/06/open-microsoft-office-document-in-wine-word-excel-doc-xls-open-with

Comments


  1. I did these steps but it does not work