Retail release January 29, 2013
This entry is just for testing the installer of Microsoft Office 2013 (aka Office 15) office suite.
Reports on specific programs included in Office 2013 should be submitted to their respective AppDB entries.
Office 2013 is available in 5 editions:
Everything, once wine config work-around is in place (q.v.)
What does not
Installer presented some blank (white) dialogs near the end of the installation. The problem is corrected with regedit (see workarounds).
Some installer dialogs showed up as blank (white, in my case, although I've heard others report a similar "black screen" problem). Using regedit to add the following solved the problem:
What was not tested
I installed Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 (Retail). I used a 32-bit wine arch configured as Windows 7, and with dotnet40 and msxml6 installed through winetricks.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Debian 10.x "Buster"||Jul 14 2019||4.12.1-staging||No, but has workaround||No||Yes||Garbage||boskar|
|Show||Fedora 29 x86_64||Feb 03 2019||4.0||No||Not installable||No||Garbage||ClÃ©ment Duveau|
|Show||Ubuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)||Oct 29 2018||3.19||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Jonathan|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Oct 14 2018||3.17||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||MK|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Aug 10 2018||3.13||Yes||Yes||No||Silver||Isira Seneviratne|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|39810||Office 2007/2010/2013/2016 uninstallation fails||NEW||View|
|43581||Microsoft Office 365 edition of Office 2013 installer fails with 'cache_entry_from_xsd_doc failed to parse doc' (non-standard '\u####' sequence)||NEW||View|
|43783||Office2013 activation crashes when using HTTP proxy||UNCONFIRMED||View|
Test reports that do not follow these guidelines will be rejected.
There are known regressions affecting the Office 2013 installer in the versions of Wine listed below. Do not attempt to install in them.
2.18--3.0-rc4 (bug 44036)