Orca MSI Editor

Application Details:

Version: 3.1
License: Free to use and share
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.6.2

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Test Results

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What works

  • Installation
  • Program menu
  • Open MSI-Files
  • Reading MSI-Files

What does not

  • Creating a new tranformation
  • Create Transform-File
  • Modifying MSI-Files


What was not tested


Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Unfortunately creating a transformation files (MST) does not work which makes the program pretty much useless. But taking a look at the msi file, for example to look up the configuration, works fine.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 09 20151.6.2Yes Yes NoBronzean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 17 20131.6-rc4Yes Yes NoGoldKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 18 20111.3.18Yes Yes NoGoldKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 11 20101.1.40Yes Yes NoGoldKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 30 20091.1.20Yes Yes NoGoldKen Sharp 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
657 Many games and applications need 'mfc42.dll' ('winetricks -q mfc42' is a workaround) NEW View
38889 Microsoft Orca unable to modify cells NEW View

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HowTo / Notes

Before installation, run "winetricks mfc42".
Command line switches
Use /quiet for a silent install.


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More info
by Jeff D. Hanson on Saturday December 26th 2015, 0:01