Microsoft Word

Word processing component of Office 2013.

Application Details:

Version: 2013 (32 bit)
License: Retail
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 5.9

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Test Results

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What works

The loading indicator appears.

What does not

Crashes on start. The main window can open in safe mode, but it does not render correctly and the application crashes.


What was not tested


Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Distribution: Lubuntu 16.04 (64 bit) Wine version: 1.9.9 (32 bit) with Gallium Nine Wine OS setting: Windows 7 Wine overrides: Microsoft Visual C++ 2013, Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 & 4.0, MSXML 6.0, D3DX9 (These things were added before the installation just for sure - I think most of them not necessary at all.)

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowGentoo Linux x86_64Jun 02 20205.9Yes Yes YesBronzekebab 
ShowUbuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Oct 29 20183.19Yes Yes NoPlatinumJonathan 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jun 24 20183.11Yes Yes YesBronzeIsira Seneviratne 
ShowFedora 27 x86_64Apr 01 20183.0No, but has workaround Yes YesBronzeXU Guang-zhao 
ShowUbuntu 17.10 "Artful" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Jan 19 20183.0Yes Yes YesSilverRaymonf 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
14980 Wine does not automatically use the RichEdit Control 'riched20' installed by Microsoft Office 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016 (RichEdit v5.0+ requires native-only override) NEW View
38554 MS Office Word 2013: Word is not aware of keyboard layout change UNCONFIRMED View
44574 Microsoft Office 2013 client area is rendered black (Direct2D) CLOSED FIXED View
44826 MS Word 2013/2016 does not support Arabic text shaping in document area CLOSED FIXED View
45371 Word 2013 crashes when creating a new document CLOSED DUPLICATE View

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just install the 32bit packages of the display system
by Niklas on Wednesday April 24th 2019, 7:39
it worked like a charm for me after installing the following packages...

sudo pacman -S lib32-libxinerama lib32-libxcomposite lib32-v4l-utils