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So I just got this brand new mac 15" pro and I'm trying to do some work on it. I have a copy of office but I was wondering if the install files differ between the mac ones and windows ones. I'm running OSX and trying to figure this thing out.

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Mac does not have support for .exe files... try Wine... I think that will work on mac... Wine is a problem which lets you install .exe on non-windows OS

EDIT: there you go http://davidbaumgold.com/tutorials/wine-mac/
     
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Mac does not have support for .exe files... try Wine... I think that will work on mac... Wine is a problem which lets you install .exe on non-windows OS

EDIT: there you go http://davidbaumgold.com/tutorials/wine-mac/
Thanks but I'm not interested in emulating the software. It needs to run nativly because it's not my laptop.

Thanks though +1
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Thanks but I'm not interested in emulating the software. It needs to run nativly because it's not my laptop.

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cant do it natively, it doesnt support it, unless you buy the Mac version of office... but that costs more money than just using wine
     
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cant do it natively, it doesnt support it, unless you buy the Mac version of office... but that costs more money than just using wine
Yeah well, it's my dad and he wants it to work because he needs it to make the bread in the house Thanks though.
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www.openoffice.org

www.neooffice.org

Those are your best shots if you don't wanna get MSO mac version.
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